1. 50 Teams That Appear to Be Locks for Bowl Eligibility

    This is not a list of the 50 best teams in the country. What it does purport to be, is a run-down of 50 teams that appear to be headed to post-season bowl games...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,570 reads 8 comments

  2. Week 2 Heisman Trophy Stock Watch

    With Week 2 of college football action nearly in the books, it's time to take a look at the Heisman Trophy stock watch...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,337 reads 15 comments

  3. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Week 2 Uniforms: Love Them or Hate Them?

    Look at what Oregon has started. Even stodgy, staid old programs like Michigan and Notre Dame are getting into the act for tonight's match-up by going back to the throw-back uniforms...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 905 reads 7 comments

  4. College Football: 10 Teams That Will Gain Steam Late

    This is a list of 10 teams in the FBS universe that will gain some momentum heading toward the end of the season. 80 percent of these teams are undefeated but the season is still young...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 1,912 reads 14 comments

  5. College Football: 25 Hunches for Week 2

    On to week two of college football. Week one provided us with plenty of fireworks and some upsets, and week two promises to be even better. This is a list of "hunches" regarding next weeks games...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,569 reads 36 comments

  6. College Football: 25 Things We Learned in Week 1

    Talk about exceeding expectations. The first weekend of the college football season provided us with upsets, beat-downs, highlights and complete flops. We saw traditional powers flop, yet again, and the end of the nation's longest winning streak...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,915 reads 9 comments

  7. College Football: Fun Facts About 50 of the Greatest Stadiums

    In the great tradition that is college football, there are many incredible sites at which the games take place. This list runs down 50 of those that would be considered great or nearly great, venues...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 52,241 reads 94 comments

  8. 16 Programs That Desperately Need a Nike Pro Combat or Under Armour Makeover

    Look, to the best of my knowledge, nobody here at B/R is claiming to be any sort of fashionista. (Deduct credibility points for using "fashionista" in an article about football...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 3,756 reads 37 comments

  9. College Football Rankings: Re-Ranking the Top 25, Post-LSU Suspensions

    Oh, how the mighty are falling! It started with USC, followed by Ohio State, North Carolina and LSU. Every one of those teams had a legitimate shot at the BCS before trouble with the NCAA changed their outlook on the season...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 59 reads 77 comments

  10. Miami Football Scandal and the Biggest College Booster Fails of All Time

    Nevin Shapiro has quickly become one of the most controversial and talked-about boosters in college football history. But he is not alone...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 7,297 reads 14 comments

  11. Preseason College Football Rankings 2011: Predicting Each Top 25 Team's MVP

    The AP has finally delighted us all with the glorious gift of their Top 25 college football teams heading into 2011. These teams, according to the poll, are the best 25 in the country...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 271 reads 0 comments

  12. College Football Top 25: 9 Teams That Could Lose Their First Conference Game

    Every one of these teams begins their 2011 season with some major expectations. While some are legitimate BCS title contenders, others not so much, though they are all currently ...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,283 reads 11 comments

  13. AP Poll College Football 2011: Something You Might Not Know About Each Team

    This is the time of year when we are absolutely bombarded with information regarding the upcoming football season. And we love it. This list runs down some info you may not know about each AP top 25 team...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 164 reads 0 comments

  14. Preseason College Football Rankings 2011: Most Suspect Defenses in the Top 25

    Offense wins games, defense wins championships. We've all heard it. So which teams in the Coaches' poll are a little questionable on the defensive side of the ball? The majority ...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 6,655 reads 45 comments

  15. College Football Rankings 2011: Predicting the Records for Every Top 25 Team

    With the reports surfacing that the SEC and Texas A&M might start the move to "superconferences" sometime soon, you may have turned your attention away from the actual football season for a brief period of time...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 3,357 reads 30 comments

  16. College Football Rankings 2011: Coaches' Poll Teams That Will Plummet Early

    This is a list of teams currently ranked in the coaches' poll that will fall significantly or drop out completely by the end of the day October 1. Early season upsets are not uncommon and produce some of the excitement that is college football...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 6,204 reads 38 comments

  17. College Football Preseason Rankings 2011: Predicting Top 25's Bowl Destinations

    This list predicts the bowl destination for each of the Coaches' poll top 25. Getting to a bowl game does not exactly require what it used to...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 11,084 reads 98 comments

  18. College Football Rankings: Will Each Team Be Higher or Lower at Season's End?

    It's inevitable. The final Coaches' poll will be familiar, but not quite the same as the pre-season version of itself. It's like Michael Jackson after that nose-job ...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 3,353 reads 3 comments

  19. College Football Preseason Rankings: Predicting First Loss for Each of Top 25

    Losing is a part of sports. Unless we are talking about one of those weird Little Leagues where they don't keep score (but you know the other team's parents are), every game has a loser...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 2,446 reads 16 comments

  20. Coaches Poll Top 25: Is Each Team a BCS Championship Contender or Pretender?

    By now you have figured out that the USA Today Coaches' Poll has been released. So, now that we have a poll that counts toward BCS rankings to operate with, who is legit? Is Stanford ...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 6,643 reads 31 comments

  21. Preseason College Football Rankings 2011: Who Got Screwed in USA Today Top 25?

    It's finally here. The USA Today Coaches Poll was released today, and of course, some teams just flat got no respect...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 12,980 reads 78 comments

  22. College Football 2011: 18 Sophomores Ready To Explode

    As freshmen, these guys were good. As sophomores, they will be better. This is a list of the sophomores who you may not have heard about, who are ready for a breakout season...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 7,319 reads 10 comments

  23. College Football 2011:Most Shocking Coach Firings and Resignations in History

    Coaches are supposed to be leaders, the guys who keep players focused and grounded in whatever goals they are aiming for. Many times however, as these guys demonstrate, that is just not the case...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 1,809 reads 9 comments

  24. College Football 2011: The Top 50 Games on the ESPN/ABC Television Schedule

    It's time to break out your calenders. This is a list of the best matchups scheduled (at this point) to take place on ESPN networks...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 6,145 reads 45 comments

  25. College Football Rankings: Oregon, OU and 25 Teams That Won't Win It All

    This is not your ordinary list of preseason top 25 teams. While most of them, if not all, are included in most top 25 polls, these teams made this list for another reason...they won't win the BCS National Championship...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about almost 3 years ago 985 reads 10 comments