1. Boise St. at the Top of the BCS: Really?

    Just saw ESPN's prediction that Boise State will be at the top of the BCS, and actually, it makes a little bit of sense. First, Boise State played two BCS schools (Oregon State and Virginia Tech) in its major non-conference games...

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  2. Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Week 6 Thoughts

    As we may have mentioned, it was an emotionally exhausting night last night - so much so that Sunday's NFL games were relatively meaningless for us in a world where one loss can effectively end a season...

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  3. College Football Top 25 Week 6: Boise St., Oregon, or Ohio St.—Who Sits at the Top?

    olute insanity reigned on Saturday. If Alabama's loss wasn't enough (and believe me, it was), then LSU's breathtaking victory at Florida had us grabbing for the paper bag...

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  4. Rammer Jammer, Yellow Hammer, You Got 'Cocked, Alabama: NCAA Week 6 Thoughts

    After curling up into an enraged ball after Penn State's catastrophic loss to Illinois (and some injuries which means that we at the VFA are thinking of volunteering to play for ...

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  5. Illinois Insanity: Penn State Slumps at Home

    After watching Penn State's feeble 33-13 loss to Illinois, I had one thought: At least I wasn't there. I'd booked a flight to Beaver Stadium in March. I was excited about coming to Happy Valley...

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  6. Big Time Football in Big Michigan: Week 6 Predictions

    It's Week 6 of the baseball season, and hopefully it'll be more exciting that this season has been so far...

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  7. Bama Bangin': Top 25 Thoughts

    Here are My Week 5 Rankings. 1. Alabama The Florida game was over by half-time. That's how far ahead of the SEC this team is. 2. Ohio State Awful at Illinois, but a win's a win, and they are still the team to beat in the Big 10...

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  8. Les Miles Madness: Week 5 Thoughts

    A few points from what has been an intriguing start to Week 5 of 2010 season (before I watch Georgia Tech vs Wake Forest while waiting for Florida/Alabama and Penn State/Iowa or Oregon/Stanford (depending on how the game's going): 1...

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  9. Are the Gators Bama Bait? Week 5 Predictions

    Bearing in mind this column's being written quite quickly for numerous reasons (including getting to work on time), we're just throwing some predictions out there. Alabama will beat Florida...

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  10. College Football Report: Who Has Been Impressive, and Who Has Been Disappointing Thus Far?

    With four games gone we'd be hard-pressed to say that this college football season has been one of the most exciting on record. Alabama survived at Arkansas. Boise State came back against Virginia Tech...

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  11. College Football Rankings: Week 4 Poll

    This is the VFA poll. We polled billions and billions of people, and they came up with this remarkably incisive answer. SERIOUSLY. So here it is- 1. Alabama Overcame a scare in Arkansas to win through 2...

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  12. College Football Predictions: Week 4 Picks

    College Gameday seemed to commit sacrilege by not including a SEC team in its programming on Saturday, instead focusing on the blue turf of No. 3 Boise State, who will host a monster game with ranked-and-frankly-dangerous Oregon State...

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  13. College Football Rankings: Week 3

    It's a little bit late, but after a quarter of the season already gone, we thought we'd get our act together by putting out some rankings. You'll probably disagree. Alabama is the est team in the nation so far...

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  14. College Football Week 3 Recap

    On Week 3, we were reminded of a few things: Michigan State reminded us that trick plays at the end of overtime is the most exciting thing in college football. Especially when it's against Notre Dame...

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  15. Spartan Stunner: Michigan State's Fake Field Goal Is the Play of the Year

    In the words of one of our favourite commentators, Jack Buck: "I don't believe what I just saw!" The reaction of the Michigan State fans, the stunned Irish band, the even more stunned Brian Kelly, and our reaction at 5 a...

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  16. Alabama Is Far Ahead Of The SEC Pack: Week 3 College Football Afternoon Recap

    Here's some good news, Alabama - you won't lose a game in the SEC this year. After seeing back-to-back 'big-time' SEC games today, we can safely say that no side's as good as you...

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  17. Razorbacks and Dogs Clash In Week 3 Showdown (And Other Predictions)

    After Hokie upsets and monster games in Tuscaloosa during Week 3 of NFL play, it's hard to get excited about Week 3 of the college football season—unless you're in love with the SEC...

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  18. College Football Week 3 Predictions

    Week One was fun. Week Two was not so fun (if you're a Penn State fan). What will Week Three bring us? The VFA lays out some predictions: Arkansas vs Georgia The visit of the ...

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  19. Alabama Shreds Penn State, But the Future's Bright for the Nittany Lions

    Right, the biggest game of the season is over and yours truly can now think a bit more clearly about Penn State's season. The season isn't over because the Lions had their butt kicked by Alabama tonight 24-3...

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  20. Alabama Beats Penn State, But It's About the Future

    Right, the biggest game of the season is over and yours truly can now think a bit more clearly about Penn State's season. The season isn't over because the Lions had their butt kicked by Alabama tonight 24-3...

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  21. Virginia Tech Hokies Hoiked: Week 2 Day Game College Football Reaction

    While we watch Penn State get their butts handed to them by Alabama (17-0 toward the end of the second half) in Tuscaloosa, we think it's important to reflect on the midday and afternoon games in college football...

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  22. What Happened to Virginia Tech? NCAA Week 2 Day Games Report

    While we watch Penn State get their butts handed to them by Alabama (17-0 towards the end of the second half) in Tuscaloosa, we think it's important to reflect on the midday and afternoon games in college football...

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  23. Green Gagged for Four Games, Georgia Suffers

    When AJ Green didn't play Georgia's first game of the season, we thought that it was a precaution against the NCAA's investigation into THAT South Beach incident. "It was just a precaution," said an Athens-based friend of mine...

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  24. Michigan Rocks, Ole Miss Sucks: College Football Week 1 Reaction

    Michigan had a good start to the season, Ole Miss didn't. Our reactions to the first week of the college football season.....

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  25. A New Senator of State College? Bolden Shines as Penn State Goes 1-0

    By all accounts, Penn State was awful during the first quarter of the Youngstown State game, then got their act together and beat the crap out of the Penguins to finish 60 minutes with a 44-14 victory...

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