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Big 12 power rankings: 684.3


Just because we appreciate good football 'round these parts: Baylor is averaging 684.3 total yards per game, more than 100 yards ahead of Oregon's 580.2. Take that, Ducks. 1. Baylor Bears (9-0,...

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Sorry For All the Football from Fox Sports 1


Do you dream of bathing in an unending wave of college football goodness? Do you ever feel like you just see too much of your girlfriend, the sun or your Jack Russell, Bo?  If so, do we have...

Random Thoughts From Around the Country: Week 9


Things are getting to be a little bit clearer.

BCS TV ratings - good but not great


The speculation that the Alabama-Notre Dame Championship game could draw record ratings didn't pan out. But then, a 28-0 halftime lead isn't the best way to get eyeballs to the tv set.

Pick 'Em Gauntlet: Part IV, The Conclusion


Here are the last six bowls to pick. Thanks to everyone who played along this year. I'll have a post announcing the winner the day after the championship game.

Open Letter to Chuck Thompson (and all other blasphemers of the Southeastern Conference)


Open Letter to Chuck Thompson disputing his anti-SEC stance

D1 Presidents Approve 4 team playoff!!


I'm sure others will have more detailed posts, but here's the first confirmation I've seen . . .


BCS Playoff: Top4 or Conf Champs?

Playoff Debate First things first, there is technically a possibility of no playoff when the current BCS agreement expires. Remember, they have agreed to discuss this, but if they can't reach a...

Competitive Balance


It’s going to be a quirky year in college football. The key words in 2010 are (air quotes) "competitive balance." Free BC tote bag to the Barker or Carnival-goer that correctly predicts which...

Conference Change Impact by the Numbers


There's a lot of discussion right now about how the conference change will make it easier for Texas to go undefeated in a season but will hurt both our computer ratings and our media perception,...

Postgame by Debbie Downer


We deserved to lose and here is why. Let's say you're a baseball team on the cusp of your first World Series in 80 years. You blow game 6 because your crippled first baseman let a ball get by in...

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