| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Johnny Football is dazzling and Alabama is still the team to beat. Got it.
Now it's time to look forward.
This week does not have many marquee games, but weeks like this can be sneaky good and still have an impact on the college football landscape....
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:11 AM
After a rather uninspiring college football slate last weekend in which some of the top teams put up a 70-spot on their opposition, it's time to get back to some juicy matchups.
>> Hey Ohio State, welcome to the 2013 season. Up until this point your...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:32 PM
We'll try this for a few Tuesday mornings to see if there's a comment constituency for regularly scheduled chatter about sports -- pro, college, recreational. Here's some chum for the waters: Major League Baseball's one-game play-in for each league's two....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Like the series finale of "Breaking Bad," last weekend's college football slate was fantastic. With its victory over LSU, Georgia firmly planted its flag in the national title hunt. Alabama rolled Ole Miss, Notre Dame disappointed, Ohio State balled...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:02 PM
— It's tough to win games when you only run four plays in one quarter.
Lafayette High's football team proved to be the exception to the rule Friday night, posting a 42-11 victory over rival Jamestown in a showdown at Wanner Stadium....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Chris Fowler stepped on stage before a large crowd of football fans assembled on the shore of Lake Michigan on Saturday morning and addressed them like a preacher giving a sermon.
"We'll be back sooner than 18 years," the ESPN broadcaster said as the...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:23 PM
With the Bay Rivers District football season at the halfway point, things have unfolded much as expected. Not only has Lafayette High lived up to its billing as favorite, the Rams have been at least as dominant as their 31-point average margin of...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:23 PM
— There's something about playing in Wanner Stadium that brings out the best in the Bruton High football team.
Two weeks ago, Kapri Doucet scored four touchdowns at Wanner as the Panthers outlasted Warhill 42-21. Friday night, Bruton (4-2, 3-2 Bay...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Welcome to the week 5 Take the Points column. This is a tremendous week for college football, and I can't wait to sit back and watch the action unfold. I'm closing on a house tomorrow and I've spent this entire week doing annoying busywork, so there's...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 7:40 AM
This has been a good week. Our government shutdown ended, people went back to work, Pearl Jam released a new album, we successfully pawned off Vanilla Ice on the Amish, and Saturday’s Clemson-Florida State match-up has potential to be the game of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Last week we witnessed a crazy barrage of upsets. Clemson, LSU, Texas A&M, Louisville, UCLA, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida all fell to supposedly inferior opponents. That Florida State-Clemson game was especially insane. All week long I’...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:46 PM
— Jamestown entered Friday's football showdown with Warhill with the Bay Rivers District's leading passer, Tyler Doane.
But it was the Eagles' prowess in the running game that stole the show, racking up 342 yards en route to a 34-20 victory over...