1. The Top 5 Victories for BYU Football During The Bronco Mendenhall Era

    It has been a great 5 years for BYU football under Bronco Mendenhall; BYU has had their share of ups and downs, but after a 6-6 campaign in 2005, Bronco has led the Cougars to two conference ...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 732 reads 6 comments

  2. No. 14 BYU vs. No. 16 Oregon State: Las Vegas Bowl Preview

    For the first time in the history of the bowl, the Vegas Bowl will pit two ranked teams against each other. Max Hall and Harvey Unga lead a prolific BYU offense against Jacquizz Rodgers and a dominating Oregon State offensive attack...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,262 reads 7 comments

  3. Mark Ingram Wins The Heisman, But Was Ndamukong Suh More Deserving?

    Well, there we have it. After fears from many fans that Colt McCoy may back into the Heisman trophy, the Crimson Tide have their first Heisman winner. Ingram had an incredible year. There is no doubt about it...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 904 reads 55 comments

  4. Ari Fleischer's PR Push Says BCS a Friend to the Mountain West: Seriously?

    The BCS has been making a new PR push. First Ari Fleischer got hired to be their new PR guy. That was a bad move—why bring in a polarizing political figure who worked for a unpopular president ...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 269 reads 5 comments

  5. Why the TCU-Boise State Fiesta Bowl Should Horrify All College Football Fans

    Just when you think the BCS couldn't get anymore biased against non-AQ conferences, and just when you thought TCU couldn't get any more hosed, the BCS has topped itself once again. History was made on Sunday...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,109 reads 9 comments

  6. What a 16-Team College Football Playoff Would Look Like: BCS=BS

    So, we have ended another regular season and conference championship week. We have finished this season with an unthinkable five undefeated teams. But only two will have a chance to compete for a national championship (if you can even call it that)...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,543 reads 14 comments

  7. NCAA Football Top 25: Championship Week And BCS Projections; TCU No. 2

    Tyler Stimson votes in the ESPN-U poll and the Bleacher Report poll. (Team Records and last weeks ranking in parentheses ) We finish the regular season with five unblemished teams, and only ...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 3,523 reads 17 comments

  8. Texas Longhorns Deserve a Championship Bid? You Kidding Me?

    "An Amazing Comeback!" - announcer at end of Texas win over Nebraska. Texas 13, Nebraska 12. I'm thinking Alabama 63, Texas 0. Colt McCoy's best two plays were punts. Enough said. Not playing like a championship caliber team or the best team in Texas...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,181 reads 41 comments

  9. UNLV Rebel Basketball: Partying Like It's 1989

    Lon Kruger has done it again, the UNLV Runnin' Rebels are the talk of Sin City. They are off to a 6-0 start, with impressive wins at home against Nevada, Southern Illinois, and Louisville, and ...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,054 reads 7 comments

  10. Making Sense Of Max Hall's "Hate" Comments and the BYU-Utah Rivalry

    This was the first BYU-Utah game I've ever attended in person. It was a 20-6 BYU lead heading into the fourth quarter. The stadium was rocking, and it looked like the Utes were down and out. The BYU defense was playing as good as it had all season...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 3,939 reads 33 comments

  11. NCAA Football Top 25 Week 13: Seven Top 25 Teams Fall in Wild Rivalry Week

    Tyler Stimson votes in the ESPN-U poll and the Bleacher Report poll. (Team Records and last weeks ranking in parentheses) This is my College Football Top 25 for Week 13. It was a wild week of college football...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,225 reads 15 comments

  12. Texas Should Fall behind TCU in the Polls after Almost Losing to 6-6 Texas A&M

    All year long, I have heard how great the Texas defense is—how it is the best in the country, or at least on par with teams like Florida, Alabama, and TCU. That is clearly not the case...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 2,823 reads 138 comments

  13. No. 19 Utah Utes-No. 15 BYU Cougars: The Holy War Preview

    For fans of both BYU and Utah, this is the most important game of the year. While it won't decide the conference championship (that goes to TCU, after the Horned Frogs crush New Mexico this weekend), it will decide the best team in the state of Utah...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 400 reads 5 comments

  14. NCAA Football Top 25 Week 12: TCU Remains No. 1, LSU Falls to No. 19

    Tyler Stimson votes in the ESPN-U poll and the Bleacher Report poll. (Team Records and last weeks ranking in parentheses ) This is my College Football Top 25 for Week 12...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 768 reads 19 comments

  15. Air Force (7-4) at No. 19 BYU (8-2): An Air Force Upset, Or a BYU Blowout?

    I thought this sign (held up by a BYU fan at an Air Force game in a previous year) was hilarious. On paper, this game looks like it will be a tough close game. Air Force has one of the best defenses in the country, and one of the best rushing offense...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 251 reads 5 comments

  16. Bill Belichick Made the Right Call By Going for It on 4th Down and Two vs. Colts

    It was the game of the NFL season. Colts vs. Patriots. Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning. Bill Belichick vs. Peyton Manning. Bill Belichick had the ball with two minutes to go. It was 4th and two on his own 28 yard line...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 757 reads 43 comments

  17. Peyton Manning Leads Indianapolis Colts in Comeback Over Patriots, 35-34

    It was early in the fourth quarter. Peyton Manning had been stymied by the Patriots defense yet again. He had been outdueled by Tom Brady. Trailing by 17 points, the Colts bid at perfection looked over...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 798 reads 6 comments

  18. NCAA Football Top 25 Week 11: TCU Proves They're No. 1, Stanford Jumps To 12

    Tyler Stimson votes in the ESPN-U poll and the Bleacher Report poll. (Team Records in parentheses ) 1. TCU (10-0)—Demolished Utah 55-28. They jumped out to a 35-7 lead early in the second quarter and never looked back...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,474 reads 12 comments

  19. BYU (7-2) vs. New Mexico (0-9): But Really, Who Cares?

    After getting demolished by a superior team at home (TCU), BYU went on the road and demolished Wyoming, 52-0. BYU now has the task of playing at (0-9) New Mexico...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  20. Two New Superconferences To Compete For National Championship In 2010

    Gary Patterson (TCU HC) is angry. Why? Because it has finally happened. College football has dramatically altered the BCS system. But instead of becoming more inclusive, or creating a playoff, college football has gotten even more exclusive...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 519 reads 8 comments

  21. BYU Football: Called To Serve Missions Or To Win Games?

    Photo: Bronco Mendenhall signs autographs after attending and participating in a special "fireside" (a short hour long meeting with a spiritual message) put on by BYU football players and coaches...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 1,771 reads 2 comments

  22. NCAA Football Top 25 Week Ten: TCU Remains No. 1, Alabama Is the New No. 2

    (Tyler Stimson votes in the ESPN-U poll and the Bleacher Report poll. ) (Previous rankings of top 10 teams in parentheses. ) 1. TCU —Beat San Diego State 55-12. This team keeps rolling towards a BCS bowl...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 2,990 reads 201 comments

  23. Max Hall: One Of The Best QB's In BYU History

    Max Hall will never be called "Big-game" Max. But over the course of his career, he has been one of the best QB's of all time. If he can win two of BYU's remaining four games (at New Mexico, vs...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 136 reads 1 comments

  24. Picking The NFL Games Against The Spread: Week 9

    I'm picking every NFL game against the spread. Feel free to do the same, I will keep track! Falcons (-10) over Redskins I think its safe to say that the Redskins are officially a bad team...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 627 reads 2 comments

  25. The Ultimate Cinderella Story: How BYU Won a National Championship in 1984

    In recent years, there have been some monumental Cinderella stories in college football. Utah in 2004 and 2008. Boise State in 2006...

    Tyler Stimson Written by Tyler Stimson about 5 years ago 3,610 reads 3 comments