Tag Archive: Football

Dec 17

Chip Kelly Vs. Jason Garrett

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  Is Chip Kelly’s offense “gimmicky”? And is Jason Garrett’s offense outdated? As a group, Cowboys fans are interesting creatures. There is a very vocal segment of the fanbase that cannot stand Jason Garrett’s offensive philosophy; they believe it is stale, outdated, and that the league has figured it out. And what really infuriates the …

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Dec 17

The Sports Bank.net: David de Gea very likely staying at Man United

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Here are the latest David de Gea news stories and transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. His contract situation is the top story in every A Block of Manchester United news everywhere. He hasn’t just been man of the match for the Red Devils this year, he’s been the Man …

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Dec 08

The Landry Hat: The Dallas Cowboys Should Extend Jason Garrett Now

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Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is in the final year of his contract. And Dallas is firmly entrenched in a playoff race which could see a 10-win team left out home in January. The Cowboys are no strangers to this position, as each of Garrett’s full seasons as head coach has come down to …

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Dec 06

Oregon rolls over Arizona to win Pac-12 title

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The College Football Playoff has its first ever participant, and about the only question is whether it will wind up the No. 1 seed overall. Oregon (12-1) won’t officially be given a spot in the inaugural four-team postseason event until the field is announced at 12:45 p.m. ET Sunday, but after …

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Nov 30

LewPBlog:College football thoughts

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What a great weekend/holiday of college football eh? Mississippi State loses, and loses more than just one game. Ohio State wins the game but loses the war. The hot seat in Lincoln, apparently, was very real. Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini has been fired by the university. Nebraska Athletics Director Shawn Eichorst informed Pelini of …

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Nov 30

The Sports Bank.net: Jim Harbaugh to Michigan chances dwindle, Raiders the favorite

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“As ugly as it is right now with Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers, no. The plan right now is to try to trade Jim Harbaugh this offseason. He has one year left on his contract. After the season, even though he’s not going to be back, you might as well get some value for …

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Nov 25

The Sports Bank.net: Illini football fans split on coaching change or bowl appearance

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The Illini football fanbase is pretty much split evenly when it comes to what they’d rather have: a coaching change, or a bowl berth. You already know where I stand. I’ll let you make up your mind, by voting in the poll here.* I’ve watched the poll results since Saturday, and they swing 45-55% both …

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Nov 21

Mario Williams plows Kelly’s driveway

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Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams has become a hero to many stuck in the Buffalo, New York snowpocalypse. Most of the city is snowed in with a blanket of up to six feet of snow. One person can get out of his driveway now though thanks to Mario Williams. According to CBS Sports on …

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Nov 08

BTB: NFL Week 10 Fan Picks: Upset Weekend Brewing?

(FILE) A Look Back At The Biggest Sports Upsets

Week 10 Picks, 259 participants GameFavoriteBTB voteDAL (-7.5) @ JACCowboys99%DEN (-11) @ OAKBroncos99%NYG @ SEA (-9)Seahawks99%TEN @ BAL (-9.5)Ravens98%PIT (-4) @ NYJSteelers98%CHI @ GB (-7)Packers96%CLE @ CIN (-6)Bengals89%SF @ NO (-5.5)Saints88%STL @ ARI (-6.5)Arizona84%ATL (-2.5) @ TBFalcons68%KC (-1.5) @ BUFChiefs60%MIA @ DET (-2.5)Lions55%CAR @ PHI (-6.5)Eagels54%Every week, 250+ participants participate in our Pick 256 Challenge, …

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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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