| Oct 30, 2011
| 10:38 AM
Saturday night on Twitter some Virginia Tech faithful wondered if their favorite football team might crack the top 10 Sunday. The No. 15 Hokies had just won their fourth consecutive game, while four teams ahead of them in the polls had stumbled.
| Jun 29, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Much about college football’s impending four-team playoff and six-bowl hierarchy is TBA. Revenue distribution, selection committee composition and venue choices head the list of unresolved issues.
But we know just enough about the structure...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Saturday night’s matchup between #1-ranked LSU and #2-ranked Alabama has been hailed by most sports fans as the de facto National Championship game for this season of college football. While ‘Bama and LSU are currently the best two teams in...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 9:41 AM
As Tim Russert used to intone on “Meet The Press,” our issues this Sunday: How far to drop Alabama? How high to elevate Virginia Tech?
Pollsters had to decide how much to penalize the previously undefeated Crimson Tide after its home loss...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Oklahoma State defeated Stanford 41-38 in overtime on Monday in the Fiesta Bowl.
The winning points came on a 22-yard field goal Quinn Sharp in the first extra session -- and followed a missed field goal by Stanford.
Fourth-ranked Stanford (11-2) had...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Bowl Championship Series honchos will convene in south Florida next week — stunning the venue isn’t Toledo or Toano — for another brainstorming session aimed at an eventual re-tooling of major college football’s abominable...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:24 PM
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that 18 undrafted rookie free agents have agreed to terms with the team following the conclusion of the NFL Draft. Joining the Saints will be linebackers Kadarron...