1. Why College Football Fans Should Want Fresno State to Be 2013 BCS Buster

    With only 40 days remaining until the BCS ends its 15-year reign of terror, it’s time for a flurry of “last-ever” lists...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 12,820 reads 50 comments

  2. The Anatomy of a College Football Upset

    You know it’s going to happen, it always does…you just hope it doesn't happen to you. Yeah, some number-nothing team is going to prance into No. 2’s home field as 21-point underdogs and win by three points...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 13,839 reads 28 comments

  3. Congrats Mike Slive, Missouri and Texas A&M's SEC Move Couldn't Have Gone Better

    It’s hard to argue that SEC Commissioner Mike Slive isn’t the Midas of major college football…because everything he touches turns to gold...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 2,131 reads 1 comments

  4. Quantifying the Coaching Carousel: How Many CFB Coaches Lose Their Job Yearly

    What would you give to know the firing rate for your job? What would it do to your attitude and emotional state to know the percentage of people who get dismissed from your precise ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 6,546 reads 5 comments

  5. Why Small School Stars Should Be Given Fair Consideration for the Heisman

    Can you name the last player from a non-power conference to win the Heisman Trophy ? Beyond that, can you think of the last small-school guy who finished in the top three ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 5,086 reads 35 comments

  6. Meet the Most Comically Underrated Team in the Big Ten

    Despite hitting the eight-win mark for the first time in a decade and beating Nebraska for the first time since 1960, 8-2 Minnesota is still locked out of the AP Top 25...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 14,967 reads 10 comments

  7. Why Chris Petersen Needs to Bolt Boise for USC or Texas While He Still Can

    Did you know that for the first time in the Chris Petersen era, Boise State has been locked out of the AP Top 25 for the entire regular season? After coming in at No...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 10,444 reads 39 comments

  8. Biggest Strength and Weakness of Every BCS Title Contender

    With five teams breaking away from the rest of the field, it's time to pull back the sheets on the top of the BCS rankings and see what's hiding underneath the covers...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 5,523 reads 89 comments

  9. Power Ranking the Top 7 Teams Contending for an At-Large BCS Berth

    OK everybody…get out your calculators, it’s time for the final round, E-V-E-R, of mathematics brought to you by the BCS ...

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  10. Move Over Johnny Manziel; Baylor's Bryce Petty Is Coming for Your Heisman

    OK, seriously…who is Bryce Petty, and how in the world could he be a threat to the institution that is Johnny Football? It’s one thing for a quarterback from Baylor ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 21,356 reads 47 comments

  11. Is Missouri a One-Hit Wonder or an SEC Contender for Years to Come?

    After winning only two conference games and finishing 5-7 last season, the 2013 Missouri Tigers are three games away from playing in the SEC title game...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 11,201 reads 100 comments

  12. Ranking College Football's 7 Most Intriguing Rivalry Games Remaining in 2013

    Think about it. If you could be 100 percent accurate in predicting that “Ohio State will DESTROY Michigan” this season, why would anyone watch the game? Yes, the Buckeyes ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 6,446 reads 48 comments

  13. 14 Most Devastating Near Misses of the BCS Era

    Before everyone prances around chanting “Ding Dong, the BCS is dead!”—it’s key to remember that there are still six weeks between now and the finally final BCS rankings...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 4,655 reads 20 comments

  14. Is Jameis Winston Already the Best Quarterback in Florida State History?

    Is all the hoopla over Florida State freshman quarterback Jameis Winston legit, or instead is he just another short-lived media sensation? In other words, is he the kid who destroyed No...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 4,052 reads 23 comments

  15. Love Him or Hate Him, Fans Should Savor Every Last Second of Johnny Manziel

    With eight weeks of the 2013 season complete, Johnny Manziel has just six games remaining as a college football player...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 86,067 reads 125 comments

  16. Don't Look Now, but Miami Might Be the Notre Dame of 2013

    What if the SEC’s final partner in the BCS title game dance isn ’t Oregon or Florida State, but instead the Miami Hurricanes? In a twist more thrilling than a Nancy Drew novel, Miami (which according to a report from ESPN...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 2,690 reads 23 comments

  17. Creating a Bill of Rights for College Football Players

    Not only will Dec. 15, 2013, mark the official end of the college football regular season—Army and Navy square off on the 14th—it is the 222nd anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 6,179 reads 20 comments

  18. Notre Dame Football: With Manti Te'o Gone, Has Irish Defense Lost Its Heart?

    The most compelling question about Notre Dame’s 4-2 start this season is what in the world has happened to its top-ranked defense from a year ago? The Irish defense finished 2012 ranked No...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 7,179 reads 76 comments

  19. The One Statistical Requirement for Legit BCS Championship Contenders

    Did you know that 10 of the last 12 BCS champions share a common statistical thread that has nothing to do with passing yards or defense? In the current climate of pass-happy and ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 564 reads 0 comments

  20. Meet the Best Freshman in College Football, Florida's Vernon Hargreaves

    While it’s one thing to say that Florida State’s quarterback Jameis Winston isn ’t the best freshman in college football, arguing that he’s not even the top guy in the state of Florida might be taking things too far...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 17,083 reads 53 comments

  21. Why NCAA Should Split FBS Schools into 2 Divisions

    Gurgling somewhere beneath the storylines of fired coaches, Heisman hopefuls and SEC dominance is the coming of major change in college football...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 6,191 reads 9 comments

  22. 11 College Football Freshmen Who Have Been Unexpected Stars

    While almost everyone has heard the fantastic tale of Florida State’s Jameis Winston wowing the nation as a freshman quarterback, what about the untold heroics of the other ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 20,813 reads 26 comments

  23. Everything You Need to Know About Art Briles, Best Coach in the State of Texas

    Do you remember when being the new head football coach at Baylor meant that you were only months away from the hot seat and then only a few more losses away from being the ex-head ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about almost 3 years ago 8,183 reads 26 comments

  24. Notre Dame Worse Than Its 3-1 Record, Will Fall to Unranked Opponent

    Notre Dame's three wins this season have come against teams that have a combined 4-7 record. The Irish beat Temple, 28-6, at home in Week 1, lost 41-30 to Michigan in the Big House, ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 3 years ago 5,634 reads 44 comments

  25. How Texas A&M Became the New King of Texas Football

    What if Texas A&M’s move to the SEC not only got the Aggies out from underneath the University of Texas’ thumb, but also marked a monumental in-state power shift? ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 3 years ago 23,575 reads 238 comments