1. Defending the Big Ten: Pollsters, Listen Up!

    No one would buy an argument that the Big Ten is a juggernaut conference this season in college football—and it’s true, it isn’t...

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  2. Lazy Halloween Costumes for Sports Stars: 2008 Edition

    In honor of Halloween, I’ve come up with a list of Halloween costumes that can be easily put together for the sports stars of the world...

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  3. The FBS Running Backs No One Is Talking About, But Should Be

    They’re bulls in a china shop on the football field. They’re the caffeine that jumpstarts an offense—the giddy-up-and-go that got up and went because, plain and simple, you, the average football fan, have no clue who the hell they are...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about over 5 years ago 1,792 reads 49 comments

  4. College Football 101: Post-Week Seven Midterm Exam

    Normal 0 Test taking has never been this fun kids, so grab your No. 2 pencils, sharpen them good, and get ready to mark off those Scantron sheets. It’s basically mid-season; therefore it’s midterm time...

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  5. College Football Upsets Brewin’ in Week Seven

    Many great things in the world come in six-pack form: Why not upset picks in college football? Because of that and more, KP is sitting a six-pack of his favorite “upset brew” in front of himself every Saturday going forward...

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  6. Seven Fan Types That Drive Me Crazy

    There are certain fan types out there that can drive a person insane when at a live football game. Allow me to take the time to go all “Lewis Black” on this blog and rant away at the top seven types of fans that drive me crazy...

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  7. October 18th: The Day Marked Off On Every Penn Stater’s Calendar

    They would love to smell roses as the New Year rolls in. They would love to feel the Miami Beach sand in between their toes...

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  8. College Football’s Week Six All-Chump Team

    Viva la chump! Back by popular demand, here are the individuals in college football that wish this weekend’s performances would just go away...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 1,052 reads 18 comments

  9. MLB Playoff Predictions: Who Wins It All This Year?

    It's October. And as the leaves fall from the trees, so do each of the teams in Major League Baseball—fall from contention, that is. Eight remain. Who will hoist the trophy at year’s end? Here are KP’s picks*...

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  10. Throwing Tomatoes: Choke City in Pro Sports

    It was another wild week in the world of sports—one of the craziest in a while, as a matter of fact. In college sports, it was “upset city.” In the pros—“choke city...

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  11. Throwing Tomatoes: Upset City in College Football

    It was another wild week in the world of sports—one of the craziest in a while, as a matter of fact. In college sports, it was “upset city.” In the pros—“choke city...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 338 reads 16 comments

  12. “USC Ya Later”: What’s Next for College Football?

    Two weeks ago, the world was convinced the USC Trojans were by far the best team in college football.Two days ago, the talk was how tough the road would be for the stronger SEC and Big 12 teams to get to the title game to face USC...

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  13. Throwing Tomatoes: Who’s Seeing Red Entering Conference Play

    With the stories of the college football year starting to pick up steam, it’s only fitting to stock up on tomatoes—specifically aiming at those who earned them in the opening weeks leading up to the beginning of conference play...

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  14. Five Keys to a Penn State BCS Berth

    Left by prognosticators to rot in mediocrity, Penn State has responded—leading to very high expectations in Happy Valley—ridiculously high. Nearly 53 points a game will do that—no matter whom you play...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 2,716 reads 10 comments

  15. Even Haters Should Celebrate the End of Yankee Stadium Era

    Baseball has lost a legend—not a Hall of Famer, not a former World Series MVP, not even human. The final home game was played at Yankee Stadium last night, as the “House ...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 431 reads 7 comments

  16. Mark Herzlich: BC’s Best Kept Secret

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  17. Fifteen Ways to Help Avoid Watching Notre Dame vs. Michigan

    It is one of the more exciting rivalries in college sports, and often one of the best games of the year. That’s right, it’s Notre Dame vs. Michigan. Only, for the second straight year, these two powerhouses are anything but that...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 472 reads 18 comments

  18. College Football’s Week Two All-Chump Team

    Another week of college football has gone by, featuring a pretty significant number of “chumptastic” performances. With that being said, there are certainly enough candidates for this week’s “All-Chump Team”...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 1,554 reads 39 comments

  19. Paul Johnson, Georgia Tech Already Silencing ACC Critics

    The critics said it would be a long first season for Georgia Tech head coach Paul Johnson. They said Johnson’s option-oriented system couldn’t succeed in the ACC...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 1,665 reads 11 comments

  20. Throwing Tomatoes: Cinco De Lame-O

    “Throwing Tomatoes” has officially been delayed a day each week due to College Football and the NFL starting up—but don’t fret, like Jell-O, there’s always ...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 322 reads 10 comments

  21. College Football's Week One All-Chump Team

    College football has begun—well, for most teams. There are those that didn’t show up over the weekend. Don’t worry though, they get awards too—specifically, they're named to the All-Chump Team for Week One...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 1,005 reads 66 comments

  22. SEC Preview: Team Themes That Are Music to My Ears

    Take a deep breath… the wait is finally over. Football is here! Every season, each team earns a clean slate, and 2008 will be no different...

    Kevin Paul Written by Kevin Paul about almost 6 years ago 364 reads 9 comments

  23. Big Ten Preview: Team Themes That Are Music to My Ears

    Take a deep breath...the wait is finally over. Football is here! Every season, each team earns a clean slate, and 2008 will be no different. However, whether a team likes it or not, everyone earns a reputation and a theme even before the season begins.

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  24. Throwing Tomatoes: The Itch

    The 2008 Olympics are ongoing in Beijing, China. Over in the States, baseball is reaching the stretch run, preseason NFL is at its midway point, and college football is creeping up on us...

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  25. Throwing Tomatoes: Olympic Rings and Other Things

    The 2008 Olympics in Beijing have begun. The PGA Championship was delayed, but played. And that’s not all—it was a big weekend for sports. With that being said, there should be enough sports stories that warrant a tomato attack...

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