1. When David Meets Goliath: Predicting the 2008 FCS Upsets

    Note: This is part of our ongoing “FCS Week” feature here at ITB. Continue to check back this week for more news and analysis from around the Football Championship Subdivision (I-AA...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 8,458 reads 17 comments

  2. FCS Week: An Early Look at the Top 25

    It’s Football Championship Subdivision Week here at ITB (at least from my end, not sure what Brian has cooking for you this week), and to start us out I thought we could take a quick look at the official AnyGivenSaturday...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 554 reads 1 comments

  3. College Football: Quarterbacks Looking Over Their Shoulders

    No matter how good you are, there is usually someone out there who is better—unless your name is Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, or maybe even Tim Tebow. The world of college football is no different...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 546 reads 7 comments

  4. College Football: First Look at Phil Steele’s 2008 Preview

    Before I begin what can only be described as a partial, only marginally coherent look at Phil Steele’s gargantuan 2008 College Football Preview magazine, I want to say a big “thanks ...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,767 reads 2 comments

  5. College Football: Quarterbacks That Teams Can't Afford to Lose

    Like it or not, some teams’ records ride entirely on the shoulders of the man under center. If he gets hurt or has a bad year, that team could go from having 10 or 11 wins to only seven or eight wins...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,355 reads 4 comments

  6. Coast to Coast Blogging: Staying Cool

    As I sit in my office home, without the air conditioning working, and the outside temperature set to reach the mid 90’s today, I thought I should write a quick blog before I pass out from heat exhaustion...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 252 reads 3 comments

  7. Previews, Countdowns, and Projections: The College Football World Sounds Off

    Ah, June. Aside from scorching temperatures across the mid-Atlantic, teenagers crowding the beaches, and presumably another win by that incredibly annoying Spaniard at Roland Garros, ...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 479 reads 1 comments

  8. College Football: Whoever Said Judges Don’t Have a Sense of Humor?

    A special Hat Tip to Greg Gowins, runner up in the 2007-08 ITB Bowl Bonanza for this little gem. In a current lawsuit between Wal-Mart and the people of Texas, there has been some disagreement on where the court proceedings would be held...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 657 reads 0 comments

  9. High School Football Spotlight: Going Camping

    Last week Bill Conley of ESPN.com/Scouts Inc. wrote an interesting article on the importance of team sponsored summer camps in identifying under-the-radar talent at the high school level...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 576 reads 2 comments

  10. Quarterbacks Reacting Under the Bright Spotlight

    Last week I talked about some quarterbacks that can use the 2008 college football season to take the next step from good to great. In this segment I am going to look at six quarterbacks that are going to be under the spotlight this year...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,731 reads 6 comments

  11. College Football: Quarterbacks Taking the Next Step

    A special thanks to Adam Nettina for keeping this blog afloat for the past few weeks. Even though he has a strange infatuation with Phil Steele, he does great work and is a big asset to In The Bleachers...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,528 reads 2 comments

  12. Steele Watch ‘08 Continues: A Week to Go?

    Believe it or not, the word “obsessive” has been thrown around by family and friends in regards to my yearly fixation over the release of Phil Steele’s massive 328-page college football preview magazine...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 247 reads 0 comments

  13. Steele Watch ‘08 Continues

    Earlier this week we told you about apparent signs of life out of the Phil Steele camp, signs which included a top 25 countdown and an early look at which team’s may  be facing the toughest schedule’s in 2008...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 183 reads 0 comments

  14. Let the Phil Steele Mania Begin

    As Orson noted yesterday, Phil Steele has quietly emerged from his subterranean bunker believed to be located somewhere in the vicinity of Athens, Georgia to post an interesting look ...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 854 reads 0 comments

  15. Five High School Seniors to Watch in 2008

    So you think you know who the best high school football players in America are? Chances are you probably do, but just in case names like Matt Barkley or Cierre Wood don’t mean ...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,183 reads 1 comments

  16. Instant Analysis: Breaking Down This Week's CFB News

    Former LSU and oft-troubled quarterback Ryan “Hunk Fiji” Perrilloux has officially transferred to FCS middleweight Jacksonville State...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 246 reads 0 comments

  17. Ten Non-BCS Conference Defensive Players to Watch in 2008

    Now that we’ve checked out some of the best offensive players from around the non-BCS conferences, it’s time to take a look at some of the defensive stars who figure to play key roles in their teams’ efforts in 2008...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 178 reads 1 comments

  18. Ten Non-BCS Conference Offensive Players to Watch in 2008

    Ten non-BCS conference players who could make or break their team’s chances in 2008. Click the links to view highlight clips...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 235 reads 0 comments

  19. Les Miles Finally Has Had Enough: Ryan Perrilloux Gone

    I was rather critical of Les Miles earlier in the month for his less than harsh punishment(s) of star quarterback Ryan Perrilloux. But today, Miles finally had enough and kicked the blue chip quarterback off the team for good...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 798 reads 1 comments

  20. The Caleb Campbell Effect

    If you watched the NFL Draft this weekend, you will have noticed that the biggest cheer occurred when the Detroit Lions selected a safety from Army by the name of Caleb Campbell...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,044 reads 1 comments

  21. 2008 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 21-31

    This is the final segment for the 2008 NFL Mock draft. Earlier we looked at picks 1-10 and picks 11-20. In here we finish the first round. This mock draft will be presented in the form of a mock draft, but is not meant to be predictive...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,189 reads 0 comments

  22. 2008 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 11-20

    If you missed picks 1-10, you can find them here. In this part we will look at picks 11-20 which reflect the Jared Allen trade. This mock draft will be presented in the form of a mock draft, but is not meant to be predictive...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,721 reads 2 comments

  23. 2008 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 1-10

    This will be presented in the form of a mock draft, but is not meant to be predictive. Rather, with each team we’ll take a look at their needs, and who is likely to be available that they might covet...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 1,058 reads 2 comments

  24. Coast to Coast Blogging: We’re Talking About Practice

    Just to get you in the correct mood for this post, watch this first: First we start in the nation’s heartland where new coach Bo Pelini has visions of bring back Nebraska football ...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 297 reads 0 comments

  25. Penn State Football: Where Is “Success with Honor”?

    Has Joe lost his touch? April 19th is a day that I had circled on my calender since the ending of the BCS Championship game in January...

    InTheBleachers.net Written by InTheBleachers.net about over 6 years ago 267 reads 0 comments