Golden Hurricane Set To Wash Away Wildcats, At Least Of The Illinois Variety [NIT Breakdown]

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While office pools across the country are scrambling to get every secretary (sorry, Administrative Assistant) to turn over their ...

Could Tim Tebow repeat as Heisman winner? Yes, but ...

11/19/08 in NCAAF   |   fxdirect   |   respect

If Tim Tebow stays for a fourth year, and plays the way he is playing now, we will have our second repeat Heisman winner. I don’t se...

Is There A Way That Michael Crabtree Could Outshine His QB For The Heisman? I Don't Think So.

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 11   What do you know? The system quarterback is the one that most people think deserves to win t...

Colt McCoy Number One With A Bullet In Heisman Race

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 8 Texas, you get your wish this week. There is no longer any way that anyone can deny Colt Mc...

Why So Glum Sam? You're The New Leader In The Heisman Race. Oh, Right, That Texas Thing.

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 7 Texas fans are really going to dislike me this week. If it wasn’t bad enough that Tex...

If The Heisman Isn't Won By Someone In The Big XII, We Better Demand A Recount

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 6 Why should there be any confusion about why the Big XII is dominating almost every Heisma...

Contender Meltdown Leaves Chase Daniel At The Top Of The Heisman Heap

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 5 The spread offense has transformed the Big XII into a quarterback machine, and the result...

Can Anyone Catch This Tiger? Chase Daniel Takes The Lead In The Heisman Battle.

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 4 After a short vacation, much like most top teams take for the first third of their seasons, I am back and re...

Beating A Hurricane Slightly Better Than Destroying A Redhawk

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Heisman Watch 2008 – 9, Week 2 The problem with the early season schedule is that no one plays anyone.  Look at the m...

Daniel and Tebow Will Be Fighting All Season Long For A Pose

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And then you have a mess, mainly because of injuries and opponent choices.  Do I think that Sam Bradford and Colt McCoy are again decent? Sure...

Hideo Nomo Is Owed A Thank You From Major League Baseball

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Say thank you, Ichiro. You too, Fukudome. Without Hideo Nomo, you may not be where you are today. The aging right-hander retired Thursday...

ARod, Sheffield, Johnson next to reach the big numbers

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I don't like Alex Rodriguez.    It is really that simple.   Nevermind that I once had a nickname for him that implied he perfo...

Have Coaching Experience, Apply To Duke

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While we are all pouring over the Mitchell report, there is still some serious business going on the college football coaching world.   I am...

National Firing Day? ESPN Would Love It

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Columnist John Bridges is a little shocked how quickly some of the college coaching hires have been done.  It took less than 24 hours for Hous...

FIFA Stops World Cup Rotation, US as host in jeopardy

10/30/07 in Soccer   |   fxdirect   |   respect

Even if Chicago didn't win their bid for the 2016 Olympics, the United States seemed almost a lock to have another major sporting tournament come b...