Political hack by day. Freelance writing and podcasting superhero by night. Self-proclaimed authority on homebrewing, bacon and turning oxygen into carbon dioxide.
College Football Week 14 Preview – Who is Going to the Playoffs?
It’s Championship Week, with conference titles and playoff bids on the line. Here are the big question marks for the last week of college football’s regular season.
Texas Fires Charlie Strong
After weeks of speculation and rumor, Texas officials finally ended the Charlie Strong era, firing the coach Saturday after three seasons. Strong was let go after going 16-21, the worst winning percentage (.432) in school history. Friday’s 31-9 loss to TCU wrapped up a 5-7 season and guarante…
Ohio State Outlasts Michigan In Instant Classic – College Football Week 13
Ohio State and Michigan gave us a game for the ages and the playoff is starting to take shape. Here are some of the key takeaways from the penultimate week of college football. The Longest Yard The Ohio State/Michigan has had some epic games with close, controversial calls over the years, but this y…
College Football Week 12 Preview — Are More Upsets On the Way?
It’s a relatively calm week, with only three games between ranked teams. But, after last weekend, would more big upsets surprise you?
Chaos Reigns in Wild Week 11 of College Football
Chaos reigned in college football as five of the Top Ten–including Nos. 2, 3 and 4–all went down, throwing the rankings and the College Football Playoff selection scenarios for a huge loop. Here are some of the big stories from an earthshaking weekend in college football. Last-Second A…
College Football Week 11 Preview — Washington Looks to Pad Playoff Resume
Fourth-ranked Washington takes on No. 20 USC in a big game with Pac-12 and playoff ramifications.
Alabama, Ohio State Take Big Playoff Steps – College Football Week 10
Alabama’s shutout and Ohio State’s blowout have set up an epic playoff chase as we near the end of the football season. Here are the big takeaways from Week 10 in college football. Alabama’s Defense is Scary Good We all knew No. 1 Alabama’s defense was solid. But after ye…
College Football Week 10 Preview — Big Tests for Alabama, Ohio State on Deck
Can Ohio State rebound against a Top 10 opponent? Can Leonard Fournette and LSU shock No. 1 Alabama?
Alabama Takes Top Spot in First CFP Rankings
To no one’s surprise, Alabama was named the No. 1 team in the initial College Football Playoff rankings. Clemson and Michigan came in at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively. But if there was an eyebrow-raising development, it was that 7-1 Texas A&M got the nod at No. 4, ahead of unbeaten Washin…
Upsets in the Top Ten Highlight Week 9 in College Football
Eight ranked teams–including four previously unbeaten ones–went down to defeat as upsets were the rule of the day. Here are some of the things we learned in Week 9 of college football. Clemson Comeback Keeps Title Hopes Alive No. 3 Clemson had no answers for Florida State’s…
No. 2 Ohio State Falls to the Nittany Lions – College Football Week 8
Our first major upset of the season and a Big 12 shootout for the ages highlight a wild week in college football. Here are some of the top stories from Week 8. Down Go the Buckeyes Penn State rallied from 14 points down in the fourth quarter against No. 2 Ohio State and returned a blocked […
College Football Week 8 Preview – Will SEC West Showdowns Shake Up the Playoff Race?
It’s a big week in the SEC West with three Top 25 matchups that could shake up the conference landscape. Here are some of the big question marks as we enter the second half of college football’s regular season