Tag Archive: College Football

Nov 21

The Sports Bank.net: Top five Illini football coaching candidates

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Beyond Ws and Ls, Q Rating is a severe issue for Illini football. As awful as Tim Beckman’s 10-24 (2-23 versus the Power 5) record is on the field…take a second to think about the program’s non-existent brand awareness. Nationally, the Fighting illini do not even register. In their biggest stronghold (Chicago), Illini football is …

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Nov 21

The Landry Hat: Will Cold Weather Cool Off the Dallas Cowboys?

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The 2014 season has been anything but frigid for the Dallas Cowboys. Dallas has been keeping the heat applied to the NFC East even when they are on a bye as the Cowboys found themselves tied for the divisional lead after the Philadelphia Eagles fell to the Green Bay Packers over the weekend. All while …

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Nov 18

The Sports Bank.net: Peyton Manning will likely play one more year, not two

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The Denver Broncos shocking upset loss to the St. Louis Rams this past weekend reminded us all that the championship window is closing soon for Peyton Manning and company. It’s time to start thinking about Manning’s future, and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network gave us a report on that very topic. “Broncos people expect Peyton …

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Nov 08

The Sports Bank.net: UGLIEST. GAME. EVER. Michigan Wolverines 10, NU Wildcats 9

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The Michigan Wolverines and Northwestern Wildcats truly deserve each other. Rod Flanders once said on The Simpsons “lies made baby Jesus cry.” So does looking at the box score from this abomination. So I’ll spare you the numbers and statistics. Trust me, they’re hideous and you really don’t want to see them. Trust me- you …

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Nov 01

The Sports Bank.net: Does Notre Dame football deserve the #10 ranking?

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Notre Dame football fans are right up there with Ohio State and Michigan as some of the most thin-skinned college football fans in the nation. Every media member that justifiably criticizes Notre Dame football is branded “biased,” and receives hate mail. *Every questionable call that goes against the Fighting Irish verifies the officiating anti-Golden Dome …

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Oct 20

Jeff Pearlman: The Triumphant Return of Ski Cap McFuck ?

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About a month ago, shortly after we moved out here to California, I wrote of Ski Cap McFuck, the asswipe from my gym. Well, tonight he returned. I know … I know—it’s generally not OK to photograph folks at the gym. I get it. I get it. But the world is filled with exceptions, and …

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Oct 20

The Sports Bank.net: Will Fuller now charged with critical ND game-changing penalty

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The controversial closing seconds offensive pass interference penalty, which negated a game-winning touchdown pass from Everett Golson to Corey Robinson has been charged to a different player. In ND’s 31-27 loss at Florida State last night, the second to last play featured an Irish touchdown waived off due to an infraction originally called on Notre …

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Oct 13

No Guts, No Glory: Florida State looking into Jameis Winston autographs

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The latest controversy involving FSU QB Jameis Winston involves the same autograph website that was at the center of Todd Gurley’s suspension. According to ESPN, more than 340 certified Winston autographs were found on the website for sale. This has prompted FSU’s athletic compliance department to begin looking into “how so many Winston autographs were …

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Oct 11

Notre Dame pulls out 50-43 win vs. North Carolina

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes to overcome his three turnovers that led to North Carolina scores and No. 6 Notre Dame remained unbeaten with a 50-43 victory Saturday. North Carolina’s Marquise Williams threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score and caught a 23-yard TD pass from receiver Quinshad …

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Oct 04

Florida replaces struggling Jeff Driskel, rallies late to beat Tennessee

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Austin Hardin made a 49-yard field goal with 6:20 remaining Saturday as Florida erased a nine-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat Tennessee 10-9 and continue its decade-long mastery of this rivalry.–AP http://forums.sportsjabber.net/sjforums/admincp/index.php

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