1. A Slightly Different Take on Georgia Tech 2009

    (Anybody out there receive a souvenir piece of these posts?) With two (or three) games left in Georgia Tech season and so far, just a "1" in the loss column, there's many an eye turning on North Avenue toward the possibility of a BCS title game...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 509 reads 0 comments

  2. Perception Is Everything, and for Georgia Tech, It Ain't Peachy

    Like a good roast, I've been letting this issue stew awhile, waiting until it was just right for consumption...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 736 reads 4 comments

  3. Georgia Tech: Trust Runs High, Yields Big Results for Yellow Jackets

    (That's not the play Nesbitt scored on, but it sure looks like the real thing, don't it? Five yards, one needed for a first down, all five needed for a win, less than a minute to decide ...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 399 reads 1 comments

  4. College Football Week 10: Bad Advice, Bold Prediction, and Something Else

    (The Jackets' defense is excited. Why? We're into BABPSE Week 10, of course.) Call it Jersey-gate 2009. Actually, please don't. Do not, under any circumstances, even think about using that term...

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  5. Georgia Tech Football: You Be The Judge

    (Where, oh where, do you rank the Jackets?) It's been a long season already. Nine full weeks of headlines and heroes and other alliterative phrases I'd prefer not to discuss...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 1,055 reads 12 comments

  6. Examining Georgia Tech's Burgeoning Pass Attack

    (No passing game? Demaryius Thomas would disagree.) Paul Johnson is a man who likes to prove people wrong. Judging on his early body of work, he's pretty good at it...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 979 reads 9 comments

  7. Georgia Tech Football: Is This the Final Product for the Rambling Wreck?

    (From now on, you can call him "Georgia Tech's most prolific rushing quarterback" Josh Nesbitt. Because he is.) It seemed like someone was going to get embarrassed Saturday night in Nashville...

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  8. Georgia Tech-Vanderbilt Post-Game Thoughts

    (Jonathan Dwyer had himself a night, as they say, in Nashville.) As promised. I'll be back with a full post-game column soon. We'll start with the positives. 56 points, 597 yards, 40:20 time of possession, 407 rushing yards...

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  9. Georgia Tech Halftime Thoughts: Halloween Edition

    (Bay Bay Thomas is having a big first half in Nashville.) Just some scattered observations. Be back with you after the game. Georgia Tech's open-field tackling is horrendous. Come to it, all of Georgia Tech's tackling is horrendous...

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  10. Why The ACC Wants and Needs Georgia Tech Now

    (Josh Nesbitt's Yellow Jackets are the ACC's unquestioned best team now.) Jimmy Newman's kick never really had a chance—to be fair, dude's longest made attempt to date was 42 yards, and this one was 60...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 468 reads 0 comments

  11. Georgia Tech Football: Week 9 Bad Advice, Bold Prediction, and Something Else

    (What makes the spread option so effective? Yoga, that's what.) Two-thirds of the way through their 2009 season, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are sitting prettier than they have in quite some time...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 512 reads 1 comments

  12. Some Georgia Tech Thoughts On a Friday

    (Will Derrick Morgan be holding that hand up to NFL fans next year?) We're eight games deep into the 2009 football season, and while it might have disappointed on a national scale, fans of the bee certainly won't be complaining at their present state...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 367 reads 2 comments

  13. Georgia Tech Housekeeping: Random Thoughts

    (Will Mr. Nesbitt feature prominently in the random thoughts?)   Yellow Jacket land is just abuzz (pun absolutely intended) these days with Georgia Tech perhaps on the brink of a BCS trip, depending on the outcome of the next four or five weeks...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 276 reads 0 comments

  14. Separation Anxiety: Georgia Tech Must Now Leave Its Old Self

    (Just how different is the Paul Johnson era from its predecessors?) Albert Einstein said that the definition of insanity was doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different ...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 375 reads 1 comments

  15. Yellow Jackets' Josh Nesbitt for the 2010 Heisman (No, Seriously...)

    (Just stick that off-side arm out, Josh. There you go, perfect!) With the ACC race white-hot and coming down the final stretch here in 2009, the braintrust here at Bleacher Report asked each ...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 1,736 reads 1 comments

  16. Liverpool Reds End Slide with Win Over Manchester United

    (Torres sits alone atop the Premier League's goalscorers chart.) It was all coming down around them, wasn't it? Four successive defeats in all competitions—five would have been the worst such string in 50 years...

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  17. Georgia Tech: It's Lonely at The Top, and That's Fine For Jackets

    (Paul Johnson's Yellow Jackets are looking down at the rest of the ACC tonight.) Georgia Tech fans: Dabo Swinney's address is 104 Sycamore Dr., Clemson, SC. You may direct your candygrams and thank-you cards accordingly...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 496 reads 4 comments

  18. Georgia Tech-Virginia: Winning Ugly a Great Sign for Yellow Jackets

    (Josh Nesbitt didn't even have to finish Saturday's game.) Good teams win great games. Bad teams win no games. Great teams win bad games. It wasn't always pretty...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 447 reads 5 comments

  19. Bad Advice, Bold Prediction and Something Else: Week Eight

    (Can Bay-Bay Thomas stand tall against the Wahoos on Saturday?) I know it's a day early, but I thought I'd start bringing you your pre-game fix, just so everybody has a day to digest and comment, etc...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 278 reads 7 comments

  20. Jacket Buzz, Mailbag Offer, Other Stuff

    (Morgan Burnett is jumping for joy at the new mailbag!) Hey folks, just checking in with a few different housekeeping items on a Thursday. A few links regarding the Virginia game: ESPN's Heather Dinich has a good piece on Paul Johnson's take on Virginia.

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  21. Charlotte Makes Sense For ACC Title Game

    (I couldn't find a photo from last year's ACC title game, so there's Josh Nesbitt instead.) When the ACC finished its expansion four-plus years ago, it dreamed of a conference championship ...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 187 reads 4 comments

  22. Bigger One Looms for Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Plus Other Shenanigans

    (Methinks those two aren't be looking at anything but Virginia.) We've been together, you, the reader, and I, the writer, for a good while now, in this space. So I think it's time to introduce you to a reporter's best friend: the notebook...

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  23. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Make Statement About Program With Upset Win

    They spent too many years just missing in these games. The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, perennial favorites in the "good, but not great" sweepstakes, came up painfully short against the very best of competition too often to be considered unlucky...

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  24. NCAA Week Seven: Bad Advice, Bold Prediction and Something Else

    (Bold is what Josh Nesbitt needs to be Saturday night) Oh-me-o, oh-my-o, oh-Cleveland, Ohio. The big day, it has arrived. Most Yellow Jacket fans had this game circled on their schedule in the preseason as "the one" Tech has to win to get to Tampa...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 317 reads 0 comments

  25. Creature vs. Creature: Georgia Tech-Virginia Tech

    (Is there a creature in the world that could match wits with Paul Johnson? Fans of Beamer Ball surely think so.) Here at Bleacher Report, we like to do things differently from time to time...

    Zachary Osterman Written by Zachary Osterman about 5 years ago 397 reads 10 comments