1. Badgers! Elephants! Tigers! Week 5 of the College Football Season Remarks

    Last week we told you to fear the badger and fear the elephant, and we were right. Wisconsin and Alabama both strode to statement-making victories on Saturday night, while Clemson ...

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  2. College Football Realignment: After Armageddon, Let's Hope the Rivalries Survive

    If you want the definitive piece on college football, check out Wright Thompson's astonishingly good piece on the religion known as SEC Football ...

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  3. Fear the Elephant, Fear the Badger: Week 5 College Football Previews

    Last week we hammered ESPN's decision making over having College GameDay at West Virginia for the visit of LSU, but the fact that the stadium was off the hook, the surroundings were ...

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  4. Fear the Elephant and The Badger: Week 5 Previews

    Last week we hammered ESPN's decision-making over having College Gameday at West Virginia for the visit of LSU, but the fact that the stadium was off-the-hook, the surroundings ...

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  5. Tigers Roar: Impressed/Depressed: Week 4 of the College Football Season

    There are two kinds of tigers. The nice fluffy ones and the ones that aren't. The tigers from Baton Rouge and Clemson really weren't on Saturday, making sure that both are in with National Championship Game shouts as the season enters its second third...

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  6. Mess with Texas: Why the Longhorns Should Go Independent in College Football

    The View from North America ( VFA ) has been thinking long and hard about this college football realignment and if we're honest, we're a little bit sad...

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  7. Mountaineers, Tigers & Tide: Week 4 Preview

    It's a strange week. The VFA was pretty unmotivated about Week 4 of the college football season, bearing in mind that "College Gameday" had produced three great shows and there had ...

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  8. College Football Week 3; Impressed, Depressed: Sooners, Irish, Tigers Smiling

    What a wonderful day for college football. Oklahoma's victory over Florida State may have topped it all, but let's not forget Clemson upsetting Auburn in an old-fashioned shootout ...

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  9. Is LSU Already Looking National Championship Game Worthy?

    Before the season, there were two words on our breath: Oklahoma and Alabama. The rest of the league wasn't going to come close. Never mind Florida State. Never mind Oregon. Never mind LSU...

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  10. College Football Week 3 Preview: Gators, Tigers, Noles and Canes

    After a fairly nutty second week of the season, where we saw Michigan win in the last second, a wild game in Georgia and Penn State get abused for the second year in a row by Alabama, it's Week 3...

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  11. Gators, Tigers, Noles and Canes: Week 3 Preview

    After a fairly nutty second week of the season, where we saw Michigan win in the last second, a wild game in Georgia and Penn State get abused for the second year in a row by Alabama, it's Week 3...

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  12. Impressed/ Depressed: College Football Week 2 Thoughts

    'Twas a crazy day and night in college football. Michigan and Notre Dame took gos breaking each other's hearts at the end of a crazy night at the Big House, the SEC matchup between ...

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  13. Fright Night Black Lights: Arizona State upsets Missouri in Overtime

    'Twas the night before Saturday, And all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, Not even a mouse.... Except at Sun Devil Stadium where a capacity crowd, Was deafeningly loud...

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  14. Rammer Jammer Goes To Happy Valley & Other Things: Week 2 Burning Questions

    There are some delicious match-ups on Week 2 of the college football season. If you're a Penn State fan, you are waiting for the arrival of Alabama with bated breath. After all, things weren't great at Alabama in 2010 for the Nittany Lions...

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  15. Oregon Football: Chip Kelly Throws Down Gaunlet, and Has a Point

    Chip Kelly is furious. According to him, the big national powers are happy to play Oregon—as long as they don't play them in Autzen Stadium, where they probably would be unable to hear themselves think...

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  16. Tigers, Bulls Roar: College Football Week 1 Thoughts

    It's usual that we write about teams that we were impressed or depressed with after each week of the college football season...

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  17. After Week 1 Losses, Georgia, Notre Dame Eyes Aren't Smiling!

    If you're a Georgia or a Notre Dame fan, then you're pretty angry today. Because after last year, everything seems to have started the way it was for more than enough games last season—Crappy...

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  18. LSU Football: Tigers Win 2011's Game of the Century

    Like the Daytona 500 starting off the NASCAR season, college football always likes a monster kickoff to get everybody on their feet in Week 1...

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  19. College Football Kick-Off: Auburn Survives, Bama, Ohio State, Penn State Roll

    The first games are finished. A few quick points: 1) Auburn was awful against Utah State, but managed to survive to pull out a 42-38 victory...

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  20. FIRST GAME ROUND-UP: Auburn survives, Bama, Ohio State, Penn State roll

    The first games are finished. A few quick points: 1) Auburn were awful against Utah State, but managed to survive to pull out a 42-38 victory...

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  21. If Russell Wilson's for Heisman, Then Robert Griffin III for President!

    In our (very short) pregame notes about the TCU-Baylor game on Friday night, we said: " Robert Griffin is an incredible QB and will cause TCU's defence a whole lot of worry, but only if he get can through TCU's defensive line...

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  22. College Football 2011: Wisconsin Welcomes Wilson, Wins...and Worries?

    It was a beautiful Thursday night for college football all over America. The nation's attention went to Camp Randall, Wisconsin, where we watched Wisconsin tear UNLV a new one in what was Russell Wilson's coming-out party as the new man on campus...

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  23. Ducks, Tigers, Lions and Badgers: Week 1 College Football Preview

    It's Christmas, baby! The first week of the season is upon us, and we're all really, really excited (everyone apart from my wife, Suzy, but that's another story)! That's why there ...

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  24. Ducks, Tigers, Lions and Badgers: Week 1 Preview

    It's Christmas, baby! The first week of the season is upon us, and we're all really, really excited (everyone apart from my wife Suzy, but that's another story!)! That's why there ...

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  25. Penn State 2011 Football Preview

    It's not easy to preview your own team. Especially as you know that they'll drive you mad until early December, not doing what you want them to do and driving you mad mistakes...

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