1. NCAA Football 2010: 10 QBs on the Cusp of Greatness

    The college football offseason is a long and arduous time for fans and players alike, and with the season just a stone throw away, getting reacquainted with the hot names of last year is the first step to emerging yourself back into the game...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 9,299 reads 19 comments

  2. College Football 2010: Top 10 Longshots to Bet on for the Heisman

    Laying down a couple dollars on long shot odds is often referred to as a sucker bet by renowned gamblers of the betting world...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 3,356 reads 10 comments

  3. NCAA Football 2010: 10 Teams That Won't Live Up to the Hype

    With preseason college football polls popping up on newsstands and internet pages all across the nation, fans are anxiously riding the hype that these experts have placed on their hometown teams...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 3,812 reads 29 comments

  4. Top 10 College Football Fight Songs

    Saturdays would not be the same without a marching band filling the ears of college football fans with their blaring trumpets, pounding drums, and clashing of various cymbals...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 30,886 reads 89 comments

  5. Pac-10 Football: Top 10 NFL Prospects in 2010

    Early 2010 NFL Draft Boards are slowly creeping up all over of the web and as a college football fan, it is a great time to see where players that stand out in your mind actually stack up with the rest of the players across the nation...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 2,546 reads 3 comments

  6. NCAA Power Rankings: Pac-10 Strength of Schedules

    With only two seasons left of true round robin play, the Pac-10 schedules that we have grown to love over the past several decades is about to go the way of the dinosaur...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about 4 years ago 1,913 reads 7 comments

  7. Pac-10 Conference Expansion: Ten Things You Need to Know

    When someone new comes into town there are always certain things that you want to know about them before you let them into your inner circle...

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  8. Top Pac-10 Player Showdowns of the 2010 Football Season

    In sports, matchups rarely end with the two names illuminated on the scoreboard. No matter what type of ball is used on the field of play, there is always a matchup within the game that fans will undoubtedly keep their eyes on...

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  9. The Death of the Pac-10: Expansion, Conference Realignment Brings Colorado

    Another day, another team declares their intentions to flee the sinking ship that is the Big 12 Conference. The Pac-10 formally announced Thursday that the University of Colorado accepted their offer to join the quickly diluting "Conference of Champions.

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,266 reads 5 comments

  10. Pac-10 Expansion: What Does the "Pac-16" Mean for the Rest of the FBS?

    The current state of the BCS reminds me a lot of the game Hungry Hungry Hippos by Milton Bradley. The SEC, ACC, Big Ten, and Pac-10 are the four hippos, while the rest of the BCS schools ...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,741 reads 16 comments

  11. Pac-10 Football: Ten Freshmen Primed to Make an Immediate Impact in 2010

    Cracking the starting lineup is the immediate goal for every incoming freshman who signs a Letter of Intent (LOI) to play college football. This goal tends to reach fruition quicker for some than others...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 2,720 reads 8 comments

  12. Todd Wellemeyer's Latest Stumble Increases Volume of Cries for Madison Bumgarner

    If you haven't heard them before, you should definitely start to hear them now. Todd Wellemeyer’s latest debacle on the mound has many San Francisco Giants fans pining (even louder) for the promotion of top pitching prospect Madison Bumgarner...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 3,100 reads 17 comments

  13. NCAA Football Power Ranking: The BCS Conference Private Schools

    Coming out of high school, those graduates who decide to extend their education must choose between two collegiate paths: private school or public school...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,757 reads 7 comments

  14. San Francisco Giants Prospect Peek: Top 5 Minor League Pitchers Thus Far in 2010

    The San Francisco Giants are stacked with pitching. But anyone half-heartedly following the team should already know this...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 5,158 reads 10 comments

  15. NCAA Football: 10 Players Who Need to Carry Their Teams in 2010

    In college football, there comes a time when a team must put the entire fate of their franchise in the hands of one player...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 3,160 reads 22 comments

  16. Should the San Francisco Giants Be Concerned about Their Bullpen?

    Tim Lincecum can’t seem to catch a break... In his past two starts, Lincecum was the epitome of the stat “quality starts,” striking out 23 batters through 15.1 innings and only allowing five runs on eight hits...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,691 reads 2 comments

  17. Pac-10 Football: 10 Burning Questions for the 2010 Season

    Since the dawn of this new decade, the Pac-10 has experienced a wide array of ups and downs. From a coaching icon leaving for the NFL to a star player caught with off the field sticky ...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,809 reads 12 comments

  18. What's Your Deal?: Lane Kiffin Won't Miss a Beat in Balmy Stanford-USC Rivalry

    “What’s Your Deal?!?” These are the now infamous words spoken by Pete Carroll to Jim Harbaugh during their post-game handshake after Stanford’s 55-21 pounding of USC...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 621 reads 3 comments

  19. Top Five Aprils in San Francisco Giants History

    Getting off to a good start is important in almost every facet of life. In baseball, starting off the season on the right foot can set a team up for a nice run deep into the season...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 1,582 reads 1 comments

  20. NCAA Football: Predicting the 2010 Coaches' Preseason Poll

    Preseason polls tend to produce a lot of hype and debate amongst the college football community. But when it all comes down to it, the only preseason poll that truly matters in the BCS era is the one voted by the coaches...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 8,124 reads 12 comments

  21. Silver Medal Line: Joe Pavelski and Co. Carry the Weight for the San Jose Sharks

    Bay Area hockey fans no longer have to wonder what their team is going to do once the beloved-Patrick Marleau/Joe Thornton Era comes to an end...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 557 reads 1 comments

  22. San Francisco Giants' Prospect Peek: Top 5 Minor League Hitters So Far In 2010

    It is never too early to look towards the possibilities that lie ahead. For baseball fans, their team’s future is gently weaved into a farm system possessing a variety of players from the past several MLB amateur drafts...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 3,622 reads 0 comments

  23. BCS Power Rankings: The Meatiest Non-Conference Schedule

    When it comes to putting together a non-conference schedule, coaches tend to mimic a butcher carving out a piece of meat...

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  24. San Francisco Giants Round-Up: Lincecum Dominates, Renteria Produces

    The first week of baseball has come and gone and the San Francisco Giants find themselves tied for the best record in baseball...

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  25. NCAA Football: The 10 Most Lopsided Rivalries in the BCS Era

    In college football, being up-ended by a rival carries a stronger sting and lingers longer than almost any other loss during a hard fought season. It doesn’t matter if it is a close game or a blow out...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 4 years ago 10,640 reads 30 comments