Bowl Predictions, Volume 2

And it can’t be any worse than the first version. After watching the first three games, the tallying of the picks just stopped. It was a 180 degree flip from the success picking regular season games. These will go through Dec. 31, at which point the real games begin. AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl: Texas A&M … Continue reading

Morning Links

Bowl season is underway, apparently somebody is gonna be dem Saints, and the Bengals play a tough, tough football game today. Wyoming took down Fresno State in two overtimes to open the bowl season. Dallas picked up a huge win against the Saints — in December no less — to end New Orleans’ perfect season. … Continue reading

Saturday scores, stories

Call it the day the Big Ten and Pac-10 imploded. Stanford just finished up dropped 51 points on Oregon in a game that just made the top of the conference a jumbled mess. Every team now has at least one loss, with Arizona and Oregon sitting at the top with one each. Arizona had the … Continue reading

Saturday Wrapup

Da U. Say what you want about the extensive coverage, here and everywhere else, given to a team that probably does not have real national championship hopes, but it’s Miami. Come on. How do you not get excited about them? Jacory Harris threw interceptions on the ‘Canes first two drives, then came back to complete … Continue reading

Conference Previews: Pac-10

USC and everybody else. Across America the perception of the Pac-10 is the Pete Carroll show in L.A. and no other real teams of consequence. A couple of years ago LSU’s Les Miles said as much when he joked that the Trojans will play “knock down drag outs” with Stanford, Washington and Oregon State on … Continue reading