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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Week 8 College Football Thoughts

Thoughts on Week 8 in CFB, including Jameis Winston, the punishment of Johnny Manziel, the targeting rule that few refs can get right, and a look ahead to Week 9.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Week 7 College Football Thoughts

Some thoughts and notes from Week 7 in the College Football Season...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Big 10 Conference Preview and Predictions

The 2012 season featured a return to the national stage for the Michigan Wolverines and a breakout season from the Northwestern Wildcats. With Penn State and Ohio State both ineligible for 2012 postseason play, Wisconsin, with just four conference wins, found itself in the title game where they put up 70 in a no-doubt win over Nebraska, laying claim to both of the Big 10?s first two championship games.

The Big 10 and the Big 12 tied for the fewest number of draftees in the 2013 draft, totaling just 22 each. The bad got worse as Illinois, who went winless in the Big 10 last season, had a conference high four players selected in the draft. Wisconsin, Penn State, Michigan State and Ohio State followed with three. Michigan and Nebraska with just two, and Purdue and Iowa with only one player drafted.

While the low total of draft picks might indicate a conference in decline, that?s not the case. Many impact players will return this season and the Big 10 is likely to slot in just behind the SEC as the most formidable conference in the country.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

College Football Injury Update - Week 3

College Football Injury Update - Week 3

Going into week 3 of the College football 2012 season, the biggest injury stories come from key injuries within the upcoming No.1 Alabama vs. Arkansas game this upcoming Saturday, along with the spinal injury suffered by Tulane safety Devon Walker.

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Head2Head Sports Week 1 Lineup

I can't believe college football finally starts tonight. I'm not quite ready for the season to start, though I'm still pumped. We're trying out Head2Head's Salary Cap college game this year, along with two other leagues that I'm in. Here's who I went with for my $100 cap:

2012 College Football Injury Outlook

College Football Injuries for the Start of the 2012 Season

1. David Fluellen, RB, Toledo

2. Ray Graham, RB, Pittsburgh

3. Roy Roundtree, WR, Michigan

4. Treyvon Green, RB, Northwestern

5. D.J. Coles, WR, Virginia Tech

6. David Sims, RB, Georgia Tech

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Salary Cap College Football (Head2Head.com)

I assembled a roster for Head2Head.com's salary cap college football game (http://www.head2head.com/football/collegesalarycap/), and this article lays out my selections and the reasoning behind them.
Monday, August 13, 2012

Pre-Season College Football's Biggest Impact Injuries - Aug. 5- Aug. 12

Thursday, August 2, 2012

College Football Breakout Stars

Here are some of the top talents with bigger roles in store for 2012.
Monday, July 30, 2012

New College Football Rules Focus on Improving Player Safety

With the increased media coverage and science-based evidence on concussion and its relation with traumatic brain injury (TBI), measures have been taken to create a safer game in the college football arena. The NCAA Football Rules Committee's main focus has been on the kicking game: Kick-offs will be moved from the 30-yard line to the 35, similar to the NFL; and touchbacks will now come out to the 25-yard line, not the 20.
Monday, August 22, 2011

18-Team League Draft Results

The Fantasy College Football Invitational draft was held a week ago--here's the roster I ended up with.
Sunday, August 21, 2011

2011 College Football Predictions

The college football season is less than two weeks away. As such, I thought I'd throw my predictions for the upcoming season up here, and it would also provide a forum for other folks to add their own predictions.
Monday, January 10, 2011

BCS National Championship Live Blog

Cam Newton vs. the speedy Ducks...
Sunday, January 9, 2011

BCS National Championship Preview

Oregon vs. Auburn with a live blog to follow...
Friday, January 7, 2011

College Football Bowl Week 3 Preview (Part II)

The final games before the National Championship...
Sunday, January 2, 2011

College Football Bowl Week 3 Preview (Part I)

Previewing the Orange and Sugar Bowls...
Saturday, January 1, 2011

New Year's Day Bowl Games Live Blog

From the start of the Ticket City Bowl all the way to the end of the Fiesta Bowl...
Friday, December 31, 2010

New Year's Day Bowl Games Preview

Some stats on the games coming up on New Year's Day with a live blog to follow...
Wednesday, December 29, 2010

College Football Bowl Week 2 Preview (Part II)

New Year's Eve Bowl Games...
Monday, December 27, 2010

College Football Bowl Week 2 Preview (Part I)

The best of the pre-New Year's Eve bowl games...
Tuesday, December 21, 2010

College Football Bowl Week 1 Preview

There are a few bowl games this week, here are the best ones to watch...
Friday, December 17, 2010

College Bowl Pick 'Em

Bowl Season starts tomorrow, it's your last chance to join...
Tuesday, December 7, 2010

College Football Bowl Pick 'Em

You know you want to join...
Friday, December 3, 2010

What to Watch: Week 14 in College Football (Part II)

The SEC, Big 12, ACC, Big East, and C-USA will all crown a conference champion on Saturday...
Wednesday, December 1, 2010

What to Watch: Week 14 in College Football (Part I)

Conference Championship Week Begins...
Friday, November 26, 2010

What to Watch: Week 13 in College Football (Part II)

Will the Big Ten end in a three-way tie?  Who will win the ACC Atlantic?  Who will win the Big 12 South?  All those questions should be answered Saturday...
Wednesday, November 24, 2010

What to Watch: Week 13 in College Football (Part I)

Rivalry games for your Thanksgiving and Black Friday enjoyment...
Friday, November 19, 2010

What to Watch: Week 12 in College Football (Part II)

Will the real contenders please stand up...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010

What to Watch: Week 12 in College Football (Part I)

Boise State tries to stock up on style points against Fresno State...
Friday, November 12, 2010

What to Watch: Week 11 in College Football (Part II)

A SEC East and West title could be won this weekend...

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