| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:29 AM
In unveiling college football’s future postseason Tuesday, Virginia Tech President Charles Steger said “a four-team playoff doesn’t go too far. It goes just the right amount.” With all due respect, allow me to challenge Steger&...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
In a move that will surely send shockwaves throughout the college landscape, Notre Dame has accepted an invitation to join the ACC in all sports except football.
The announcement was made Wednesday morning by league officials after the Council of...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:33 AM
UCF football coach George O'Leary suggested the college football world shouldn't be so quick to let Notre Dame have its cake and eat it, too.
The Irish fled the Big East Wednesday, joining the Atlantic Coast Conference in all sports except football and...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Screw the clever intros. There’s so much to discuss about this Saturday’s college football lineup, let’s get right to it…
Virginia Tech -10 over Pittsburgh
Virginia Tech isn't the powerhouse I expected them to be this season,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Sentinel college football writer Matt Murschel answers your questions about the college football season. To submit a question for future mailbags, email him.
Q: With NDs victory Saturday night is it now possible they have a realistic shot at the title?...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 3:58 AM
Texas Christian’s football heritage includes national championships, a Heisman Trophy, Slingin’ Sammy Baugh and LaDainian Tomlinson. But never have the Horned Frogs been this nationally prominent for so long.
TCU, which hosts Virginia in a...
| Sep 21, 2012
UConn football could use the Green Monster. UConn football could really use the green monster.
When reports surfaced this week that discussions between Notre Dame and UConn could lead to a game at Fenway Park in 2014, everybody from Irish coach Brian...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: Do you get paid for writing (##$%$) like that? Did the USC coach say something to you and hurt your feelings? Your article screams of self-pity. Why don't you just go to Fox News and throw your 2-year-old tantrum on TV?...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Absent strong walk-up sales, the crowd for Saturday’s Virginia Tech-Cincinnati football game at FedEx Field won’t approach the Hokies’ two previous appearances there.
Cincinnati is the designated home team, but Ross Potts Productions is...
| Sep 27, 2012
Monday night's NFL outrage with the officials reminds me of the time in 2010 that "replacement Rankman" put Boise State at No. 1 and kept the Broncos there until the Friday night after Thanksgiving. This week's standings offer their own controversial...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The Orange Bowl has yet to unveil the teams it will consider to face the ACC champion in the 2014 season and beyond, but based on past conversations, and my Twitter feed Tuesday, fans in these parts adamantly oppose Big East involvement.
| Aug 1, 2012
You look at the schools that will play football in the Big East beginning in 2013. You look at the final Associated Press poll from last season.
You see Boise State eighth, Houston 18th and Cincinnati 25th. You look for the ACC schools and find...