1. Cupcakes Are Full of Empty Calories

    I have bad news to report to Eagle fans everywhere: BC only has an 11-game schedule this season. You may have seen recent typos in the Boston Globe, Boston Herald, or New England newspaper of choice that on Sept...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bill Ratkus about 5 years ago 395 reads 2 comments

  2. Pac-10 and Notre Dame Headline College Football's Most Overrated in 2009

    Are you sick of the hype? Are you tired of Fanboys making ridiculous claims about their teams? It's time to put some in their place. Let us go on a journey into College Football 2009. Peek into the crystal ball...

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  3. Eagles Protect Their Young

    Previously, I stated that the Eagles have had a very tough offseason. It has been one of the more trying and tumultuous springs and summers in recent memory for any one program...

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  4. Brand's NCAA Should Be Found Guilty For Lack of Institutional Control

    Apparently, the NCAA passed a new law that has abolished the Death Penalty. After witnessing the impact that it had on SMU in the late 1980s, the dreaded ruling of a "lack of institutional ...

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  5. Offseason Lows To New Heights

    A movie I enjoy is Charlie Wilson's War. There is a scene near the end of the movie when the CIA analyst played by Philip Seymour Hoffman tells Tom Hanks' Charlie Wilson the story of the Zen Master and the young boy...

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  6. The Unenviable Task of Being John Swofford

    Public Enemy Number One: The Bowl Championship Series. If you were to take an unofficial snap Gallup Poll specialized and enhanced through Quinnipiac University, I believe that you would find ...

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