Archive for February 2012

The Bears and the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine.

The Bears and the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine.
The 2012 NFL Scouting Combine began this week, and I thought that this would be a perfect chance to talk about what the Bears need for the 2012 NFL season… The biggest and most talked about need for the Bears is the Wide Receiver position. The Bears first pick will be at #19 and I’m... Read more »

What would happen if the old Southwest Conference was still around?

What would happen if the old Southwest Conference was still around?
It’s not a question that someone from Big Ten country would normally ask. But considering that the SWC was one of the foundations of college athletics, I think it is appropriate. The SWC shut down after the 1995-1996 school year. There were rumors of financial mismanagement, not to mention the recruting scandal by the Southern... Read more »

Why I'm not picking a Super Bowl winner this year....

Why I'm not picking a Super Bowl winner this year....
I’m not picking a Super Bowl winner this year because I honestly don’t feel the need to. The main reason for doing so is because when I picked New England to beat the N.Y. Giants four years ago, I like millions of Americans were dead wrong. And I’m afraid that if I pick New York... Read more »
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