Posts in category "College Football"

2015 College Football Predictions: Big Ten

2015 College Football Predictions: Big Ten
This week, we’ve made some bold predictions for the SEC, Pac-12, Big 12 and ACC. Now, let’s bring the “power five” conferences to a close with the conference closest to home: the Big Ten. Ohio State ran away with the first College Football Playoff championship, and then Michigan ran away with the offseason headlines. Jim... Read more »

2015 College Football Predictions: ACC

2015 College Football Predictions: ACC
Jameis Winston was the talk of the college football world last year. Whether the conversation was about his odds to repeat as a Heisman Trophy winner, his ability to lead the Seminoles to a second consecutive national championship, or his terrible decision making off the field (and potential for jail time), he was a lightning... Read more »

2015 College Football Predictions: Big 12

2015 College Football Predictions: Big 12
So far this week, we’ve already looked ahead at the SEC and Pac-12 conferences. Now, let’s turn our attentions to the heartland and the championship game-less Big 12. When the first year of the College Football Playoff had the final four teams announced, the Big 12 had two teams – TCU and Baylor – that... Read more »
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2015 College Football Predictions: Pac-12

2015 College Football Predictions: Pac-12
Yesterday we sized-up the SEC ahead of the beginning of the 2015 season, and today we’ll head across the country and discuss the Pac-12. And where do we begin with the West Coast’s conference of champions? Oregon received good news at the end of last week when Vernon Adams passed a math class and became... Read more »

2015 College Football Predictions: SEC

2015 College Football Predictions: SEC
This week, I’m going to write a lot of stupid stuff that never comes true. It’s time for some college football predictions, and I’m going to start with the conference that will undoubtedly generate the most debate this season. The SEC is loaded once again this year. Nick Chubb (Georgia), Leonard Fournette (LSU) and Derrick... Read more »

The TCU Lie

The TCU Lie
Yesterday, in the wake of Ohio State’s national championship victory, ESPN’s Mark Schlabach jumped ahead of the crowd and published his way-too-early 2015 rankings. At number one: TCU. TCU (12-1) finished third in the final USA Today poll and the final AP rankings of the 2014 season, ahead of Alabama, Michigan State and Florida State. They’re a... Read more »
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2015 Heisman Trophy Early Favorites

2015 Heisman Trophy Early Favorites
With Ohio State’s thrilling win in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Monday night, the 2014 college football season is officially done and buried. Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston, Amari Cooper and a handful of other incredibly talented players will take their talents to the NFL, but there is are a lot of players... Read more »

Predicting The Bowl Games: How Am I Doing?

Predicting The Bowl Games: How Am I Doing?
More than two full weeks ago, I looked ahead at the full bowl schedule for this season and predicted every game. We’re eight games into the bowl schedule, so let’s see how I’m doing so far. R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Prediction – Nevada over Louisiana-Lafayette Actual - Louisiana-Lafayette 16, Nevada 3 Gildan New Mexico Bowl -... Read more »

Predicting EVERY Bowl Game

Predicting EVERY Bowl Game
Tall order picking EVERY college bowl game you say? Let’s go! Saturday, December 20 R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl – Nevada over Louisiana-Lafayette Gildan New Mexico Bowl – Utah State over UTEP Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl – Utah over Colorado State Famous Idaho Potato Bowl – Air Force over Western Michigan Raycom Media Camellia... Read more »
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Rivalry Week: Who Should Be In The College Playoff?

Who's in?<br><br>

<strong>If they win out... </strong><br>
<strong>1. Alabama</strong> - 10-1<br>
<small>Remaining Games: vs. #15 Auburn, SEC Championship (TBD)</small><br>
<strong>2. Florida State</strong> - 11-0<br>
<small>Remaining Games: vs. Florida, ACC Championship (vs. #15 Georgia Tech)</small><br>
<strong>3. Oregon</strong> - 10-1<br>
<small>Remaining Games: @ Oregon State</small>
Let’s look at which teams are in play for the college playoff, and who should get in heading into rivalry weekend. Note: the rankings we use in our breakdowns for each school are for when the games were played. (ex: LSU was #8 when they played Mississippi State.)