Tuesday Links

Straight to it: Things are going to get ugly for Mike Leach and his well connected accuser. Top ten athletes that don’t play in America. Kevin Blackistone says there is no excuse for abusive coaches. Simple task for the Jets — win and their in. In the category of things on their way to getting … Continue reading

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

Texas outscores, outlast A&M

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Colt McCoy threw four touchdown passes and dashed 65 yards for another score, and No. 3 Texas overcame a huge game by Texas A&M quarterback Jerrod Johnson to wrap up an undefeated regular season with a 49-39 win over the Aggies on Thursday night. In a splendid all-around performance that … Continue reading

College Basketball Previews: Big-12

The best team in the land resides in the Big-12, Kansas. The Jayhawks have two members of the AP Preseason All-American team and right now are dwarfing Texas in the conference. But don’t be so sure the Longhorns can’t keep up. It is absolutely true that Bill Self has himself another dominant team, with Cole … Continue reading