1. Can Tony Romo And the Cowboys Stay Hot in Second Half?

    The way that they were playing in the first month-plus of the season, it looked like the Dallas Cowboys would be lucky to be a .500 team at season’s end, that Wade Phillips would be lucky to have his job come Jan...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about 5 years ago 463 reads 0 comments

  2. Can the Titans' Chris Johnson Rush For 2,000 Yards This Season?

    In case you didn’t know, Chris Johnson is fast. Very, very fast. If he gets past you, good luck, and goodbye. Of course, there’s no good in being really fast if you don’t know ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about 5 years ago 639 reads 0 comments

  3. On The Mark: Ingram's Heisman Half Fuels Bama's Comeback vs. LSU

    In the three games prior to yesterday’s showdown against LSU, Alabama’s offense consisted of Mark Ingram, Mark Ingram, Mark Ingram, and very little else...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about 5 years ago 1,073 reads 1 comments

  4. Notre Dame Football: Floyd's Return Boosts Clausen's Heisman Hopes

    When Notre Dame receiver Michael Floyd went down with a broken collarbone against Michigan State on Sept. 19, it looked like his season would be over, and the Irish would have to make do without one of the nation’s top big-play receivers...

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  5. Heisman Trophy Watch (Week Nine): Well, Someone Has to Be No. 1, Right?

    1. Kellen Moore , QB, Boise State Moore leads the nation in passing efficiency and touchdown passes, is 10th in completion percentage, threw for five touchdowns in his last game, and has five games of three touchdown passes or more...

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  6. Picking the Bayou Biggie: With or Without Tebow, Florida Will Beat LSU

    So, LSU has won 21 straight night games and 32 straight Saturday night games at Tiger Stadium. So, Florida may go into their toughest game of the season without their field general ...

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  7. College Football Picks: Week 6

    Texas (-32) vs. Colorado: Texas was in control of last year’s meeting in Boulder (a 38-14 win) after barely 10 minutes elapsed, and I don’t see a mistake-prone, defensively-challenged Colorado team providing much resistance in Austin...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about 5 years ago 189 reads 0 comments

  8. Who Could Be the Big Ten's 12th team?

    A couple of days ago, I discussed comments that Penn State coach Joe Paterno made about the Big Ten expanding to 12 teams, and I came to the conclusion that changes, in some way, do need to be ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 5 years ago 1,232 reads 8 comments

  9. NFL Draft Stock: Is the 40-Yard Dash Overrated?

    The NFL Combine is over and done with for another year, yet the madness is still very much just beginning. This year’s batch of draft prospects still have to go through the motions at least one more time between now and draft weekend...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about almost 6 years ago 775 reads 1 comments

  10. Andre Smith: How To Kill Your Draft Stock

    I was occupied over the weekend, so I didn’t see this until today (late, I know). I wondered what to make of Andre Smith’s disappearance from the NFL Combine? Yeah, he apologized ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about almost 6 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  11. Andre Smith Shows How to Kill Your Draft Stock

    I was occupied over the weekend, so I didn’t see this until today (it's late, I know), but what to make of Andre Smith’s disappearance from the NFL Draft combine? Yeah, he apologized ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about almost 6 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  12. NFL Scouting Combine Storylines: Defense and Special Teams

    There’s no Glenn Dorsey, Chris Long, Sedrick Ellis, or Vernon Gholston to get wild about in the 2009 NFL Draft, at least at this point. All of those guys were in contention to be the No...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about almost 6 years ago 208 reads 2 comments

  13. NFL Scouting Combine Storylines: Offense

    This weekend, many an NFL Draft fanatic will be tuned into the NFL Network or sitting in front of their computer as the stars, starters, busts, and footnotes of tomorrow will showcase their talents at the combine in Indianapolis...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about almost 6 years ago 41 reads 0 comments

  14. Ranking the NFL's new coaching hires

    When the 2009 NFL season gets underway, 10 teams will have different coaches than they started 2008 with. This season’s group of new hires has a lot to live up to...

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  15. College Football: Which School has the Richest Tradition?

    If you want to spark a debate among friends or really piss off a sensitive message board poster, talking about a program’s tradition, or lack thereof, is one of the best ways to do it...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 3,263 reads 11 comments

  16. Possiblity:Where Will Favre End Up?

    As the Brett Favre-Green Bay Packers saga continues, speculation is running rampant as to what the end result of this battle will be. Favre has asked the Packers for his release and intends to play for someone this year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 202 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Fantasy Draft Guide: Breaking Down the Running Backs 80s Sitcom Style

    There comes a time in every man’s life when he is forced to ask himself one simple question: If an NFL player were a 1980’s sitcom, which sitcom might that be. When such questions arise, there can be no rest until they are answered...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 809 reads 0 comments

  18. Roger Goodell, I Applaud You!

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell might have just won the “average Joe six-pack” over. Today, Goodell was quoted as saying that rookie salaries are “ridiculous...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 686 reads 3 comments

  19. Colts' Freeney ahead of rehab schedule

    The Indianapolis Colts’ hopes of regaining the top spot in the AFC, much less the NFL, largely hinge on star defensive end Dwight Freeney’s recovery from left foot surgery...

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  20. Broncos' Brandon Marshall likely facing NFL suspension

    It’s been a rocky offseason for receiver Brandon Marshall, who was looking to build on a breakout 2007 this season but instead could be facing NFL sanctions after his third arrest in a year...

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  21. 2008 Tulane Preview: Can Toledo’s team make waves in ‘08?

    The Green Wave have to replace arguably the best runner in school history, but things appear to be looking up in New Orleans...

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  22. Smith likely the early leader for 49ers' starting QB job

    According to the San Jose Mercury News, former No. 1 overall pick Alex Smith will likely be penciled in as the 49ers’ starting quarterback when the team reports to camp on July 24...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 125 reads 1 comments

  23. Terry Bradshaw's Steroids Revelation—Who Cares?

    Terry Bradshaw is like the Chuck Norris of the NFL: Every young quarterback wants to be him. Wearing four Super Bowl rings and getting cameos in films and television is living the dream...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 1,894 reads 4 comments

  24. Philip Rivers Has Earned Respect, Wants a Ring

    Many publications list the San Diego Chargers as the AFC’s second favorite to reach the Super Bowl this season, but all of that optimism assumes that quarterback Philip Rivers is fully recovered from offseason ACL surgery...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 706 reads 4 comments

  25. UAB Football Preview: Will the Blazers Be Better in 2008?

    The good news: The Blazers return 19 starters from last season. The bad news: UAB only beat one Division I team (I refuse to say Football Bowl Subdivision) in 2007...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eddie Griffin about over 6 years ago 651 reads 0 comments