It isn’t hyperbole to say that the 2013 Iron Bowl game that ended with the a missed field goal returned for a touchdown by Auburn’s Chris Davis as time expired to be among the greatest games ever. Sometimes we react and gauge a game’s greatness based on the final play, but it was a fantastic game to watch without it, and the ending pushed it over the edge. Which is why the...
Seemingly every year, a “controversy” arises when the NFL and their broadcast partners reject an ad a prospective advertiser wishes to air during the Super Bowl. We’ve seen it in the past with PETA, Focus on the Family, and GoDaddy practically built a cottage industry on this pantomime “fight”. Now, another advertiser has had their ad banned from the Super Bowl broadcast...
Southern California has now officially commenced with the musical chairs yesterday, as they made it official that they hired an old hand to take them back to their glory days. Steve Sarkisian, who was a former assistant at the Coliseum…Read more →
Much fuss was made when earlier this summer, the ACC media issued their predictions for Atlantic and Coastal Division champions, as well as overall ACC champion. The overwhelming favorite to win the conference was Clemson, and while the Tigers acquitted…Read more →
After taking a ton of criticism from media and fans, Antonio Smith is attempting to clear the air. The Houston Texans defensive end accused Tom Brady and the New England Patriots of cheating their way to a victory on Sunday. He based this statement on the Patriots being able to move the ball successfully, even though the Texans threw in a new look defensively in preparation of the...
AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH! DID YOU SEE FOOTBALL? FOOTBALL WIN THANKSGIVING WEEKEND. THIS WHY. No witty intro…The last 15 seconds of Auburn-Alabama was a visual poem displaying why college football is without a doubt the greatest sport on earth. The fluid nature of…Read more →
Hope everybody had a happy Thanksgiving, and has returned home from whatever wounds needed to be treated in the local ER after gorging on food on Thursday and/or fighting through Walmart crowds on Friday. Personally, I’m still trying to recover…Read more →
College football knows how to go out on top. What you’re looking at today is an unbelievable slate of bally footy to cap college football’s regular season. Can Alabama take out Auburn on the road? Will Ohio State cap their…Read more →
Games That Matter To Me Friday, November 29 Iowa (7-4, 4-3) at Nebraska (8-3, 5-2) Prediction: Nebraska 24, Iowa 21 Saturday, November 30 #25 Notre Dame (8-3) at #8 Stanford (9-2) Prediction: Stanford 34, Notre Dame 21 Top 10…Read more →
It has been a long and difficult season for the Washington Redskins and their franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. Both the organization and RGIII had hoped that he would return closer to his rookie form following a terrible knee injury in last year's playoffs, which led to offseason surgery. However, only glimpses of that play have been seen. More often, we have witnessed...
You just knew that Alex Rodriguez's defense team was going to use every single tactic in the book for their appeal. While trying to combat the 211-game suspension handed down by Major League Baseball, for A-Rod's alleged ties to the Biogensis clinic in Miami and his alleged use of performance enhancing drugs, the team has turned their attention to the former clinic owner...
It’s not really all over now but the whining but I liked the way it rolled off my fingers. I sit here, like so many men of my generation, belly full of bottom shelf Scotch waxing rhapsodic on the internet…Read more →
Bill Belichick is often looked at a a cold and calculated man, but there is a warm spot in him, after all. He is a bit of a romantic, as proof by the successful touchdown pass from Tom Brady to Rob Gronkowski in the 3rd quarter of the New England Patriots come from behind victory over the Broncos. What does that have to do with Belichick? NBC audio picked up Brady calling a play...
We live in new world, people. Gone are the days of stealing one another’s mascots or painting each other’s famous statues. There aren’t enough eyeballs for that. This is the digital age. We need thousands, maybe even millions to witness…Read more →
What the hell has besieged my beloved Florida Gators? Never in a million billion years did I foresee this Florida team losing to a Georgia Southern. The whole ideas still seems impossible. Post game, I was all over myself. I…Read more →
There is only one week left in college football’s regular season. Boo. That doesn’t mean Week 12 of the season didn’t give us some moments. Baylor shat coffee all over their resume. Ohio State is setting up their best Boise…Read more →
Personally, would have loved to hear him breakdown the Pilgrims and the Native Americans sitting down for a feast. Prior to talking about LSU's dismantling of Texas A&M and the Tigers upcoming rivalry game against Arkansas, head coach Les Miles waxed poetic on Thanksgiving, which is this Thursday. He just cannot believe that it is already upon us, 'Oh my goodness!'Read more →
Fans in Knoxville need to take it down a notch. Yes, your team isn't that good. Yes, you were once one of the premier programs in the country. Yes, Vanderbilt is the best team in the state. That does not mean you should be sending death threats to current players. According to a report at GoVolsXtra.com, Volunteers head coach Butch Jones said that freshman cornerback Cameron...
For the third straight week, the Pats aren’t part of the normal Sunday football rotation. A bye week, Monday Night game, and now Sunday Night prime time have got my football viewing routine thrown completely off kilter. Instead, it looks…Read more →
If you wander around to Best Buy somewhere near where you live, you might find people sitting outside of the front doors. They want to makes sure that they get hold of that cheap 40″ TV that will likely sell…Read more →
I’ve been home for exactly one day since Veteran’s day, and I’m only home for two more until Thanksgiving. I’ll blame my 6-8 picks last week on lack of sleep, lack of preparation, and all due to too much travel.…Read more →
I’ll start with this. “In the criminal justice system, the people are represented by two separate yet equally important groups: the police who investigate crime and the district attorneys who prosecute the offenders.” Kind of. If that Law & Order…Read more →
Thursday, November 21 New Orleans (8-2) at Atlanta (2-8) It is almost mind boggling how terrible the Atlanta Falcons are this season. They definitely had their share of injuries but so did many other teams in the NFL. If people…Read more →
What a horrific mess the Heisman race has turned into. Jameis Winston finally moved into position as the consensus favorite and now he’s being publicly accused of rape. So far the awards outlook hasn’t been affected much but this story…Read more →
In what is sure to come as a shock to many of you, Ray Lewis made a poor decision away from the football field involving a violent incident and paying people for the incident to go away and then coming…Read more →