Episode 142 – Getting educated on advanced stats in college football

It has been over a year since the last episode of the No 2-Minute Warning Podcast has been released. My apologies for the wait. Let’s get started. If you are...
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Cincinnati tabbed media favorite in AAC

Cincinnati’s has four Big East championship trophies in the trophy case, but this fall the Bearcats are expected to add the first American Athletic Conference championship trophy to the collection....
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Brady Hoke keeping a cool head on a hot seat

Over the last few years I have been somewhat critical of Michigan head coach Brady Hoke. I feel my criticisms have been justified based on the results the Wolverines have...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Arm Award watch list released

Last year I had the great fortune of writing up a weekly recap of the top performers in contention for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award on Athlon Sports. The...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Picking wins and losses for Wisconsin

This past week I got a chance to pick wins and losses for a pair of Big Ten teams this season for Athlon Sports. I went on the very optimistic...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

SEC Media Days Notebook: Do we really need four days of this? (Yeah, probably)

The conference media day circuit got started Monday with the SEC opening its four-day media day event in Hoover, Alabama. Unfortunately, or fortunately depending on your stance on media day...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Football Friday Mailbag: Coaches on the hot seat in Big Ten, SEC and why everyone loves Alabama

It has been a while, so let’s see if I remember how to do this… This week I decided to take questions exclusively through Fancred. Not on Fancred? Sign up...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Florida State defy college football odds with back-to-back national titles?

Winning back-to-back championships is one of the toughest accomplishments to achieve in the world of sports. Just winning one takes some tremendous skill and preparation and, yes, a little bit...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville’s blackout uniforms have good history

Louisville will roll out an all-black uniform look for its first contest in the ACC in week one. The nationally televised ACC debut on Labor Day against the Miami Hurricanes...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s new look is unfairly being criticized

When it comes to college football uniforms,I can be quick to judge. I loved Iowa State’s new matte helmet as soon as I saw it, but I’m a sucker for...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa State’s matte helmet is awesome

I love football helmets with a matte-finish, so it brings me great pleasure to see Iowa State use it on their helmets this upcoming season. It is pretty hard to...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Penn State quarterback Steven Bench left the Nittany Lions in search of a better opportunity to compete for a starting job. With Bill O'Brien suggesting to the Class of...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting the Southwest Conference back together

While working on Friday night manning the College Football Talk virtual news desk, things got slow. This usually happens on a Friday evening in the offseason, but even when things...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

College Football Playoff Projection: Beta Version 1.0

Many questions surround the start of the 2014 college football season, but many of those will not be able to be answered until the end of the season. The College...
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May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

99 Days Until College Football: Can Pitt return to glory?

The Pittsburgh Panthers were once considered among the elite programs in college football, but the glory days enjoyed under the reign of Johnny Majors and Jackie Sherrill are more and...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

100 Days Until College Football: The 100-point game

It has been over a decade since the last 100-point game in college football, and no division one team has done so since 1980 when Portland State blanked Delaware State...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

100 Days to Kickoff: Entering the Great Unknown

100 days until college football kicks off for another season of football. I made a mistake in counting by missing a game between Georgia State and Abilene Christian on Wednesday,...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The time has come for college football’s regular season to expand to 14 games

Nearly a decade has passed since the last time the NCAA adjusted the length of the college football season. It may be time to start considering it as an option...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Ten, ACC lead FBS in average APR scores

The NCAA released the latest APR scores for Division 1 schools yesterday, so naturally it is time to determine which conference reigns supreme when it comes to hitting the books...
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Pre-order the CFB Matrix Magazine

The countdown to the start of a new college football season is well underway. One of the annual rites of passage to the new season is the release of the...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft sorted by school, conference or position by round

This Google Doc lists every single pick in the 2014 NFL Draft and may be sorted by round, NFL team, NFL division, position, school or college conference. It also includes...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

The 10-second rule is mostly dead, which means it is slightly alive

Ding! Dong! The rule is dead! At least, that is what supporters of the up-tempo offense would like to have you believe. Miracle Max, the troll living in a tree in The Princess Bride, would classify the 10-second rule as mostly dead, meaning it is still very much alive. On Wednesday, roughly 24 hours before being put to a formal vote, the NCAA’s Football Rules Oversight committee...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Early look at 2014 Indiana football helmets?

Indiana introduced a handful of new football helmets last season. Some were pretty sweet, while others were not quite so impressive. Regardless of what you thought about Indiana’s helmets last year, you might be wondering just what they have in the works for 2014, right? Your question may have been answered with a potentially early look courtesy of Indiana’s Cody Lattimer. The...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Mailbag: How long until Penn State wins the Big Ten, who is to blame in Atlanta, and a Super Bowl pick

It is time to get back to the college football mailbag, because what you need is one more Friday mailbag post to read. Any good college football writer has a mailbag feature, and I do not want to be left out of the mix. But I want to try something a little different and answer some of your questions in video form in addition to written. Therefore, every mailbag post I put together...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

School record winning streak commemorated by Ohio State

Before dropping two straight games in the Big Ten championship game and the Orange Bowl, Ohio State had won 24 straight games under head coach Urban Meyer. The 24-game winning streak established a new school record for the Buckeyes, and that feat should not go without being recognized despite the Buckeyes falling flat under the big spotlight once given an opportunity to do so. Ohio...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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