1. FSU Football: Clean House Should Be Seminoles' Mantra

    Cleaning house. We all know that term—and we better get accustomed to hearing it, because it looks as if there will be a lot of that in the coming months for Florida State...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 968 reads 9 comments

  2. Kirk "The Homer" Herbstreit Coming Up Short

    Now that Ohio State was manhandled by LSU for their ninth loss to an SEC team in a bowl,what have we learned? We have learned that Ohio State should not have been in the national championship game and also that Herbie "The Homer" is a joke...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 1,085 reads 8 comments

  3. Chick-Fil-A Bowl: Tommy Bowden Chokes...Again

    Earlier this season, Clemson coach Tommy Bowden publicly took his university president to task for setting academic standards that were supposedly too tough for the football players he was attempting to recruit...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 1,787 reads 8 comments

  4. Music City Bowl: All Academic as Wildcats Drop Noles 35-28

    There was a heavy dose of irony for the shorthanded Florida State Seminoles as they prepared for the Music City Bowl against the Kentucky Wildcats...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 1,049 reads 0 comments

  5. Music City Bowl: Six Facts to Know About FSU and Kentucky

    1. Florida State has surrendered at least 40 points in two of its last three games.2. Kentucky QB Andre' Woodson averaged three TDs per game in the last five games of the season...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 657 reads 0 comments

  6. My Buys and Sells for the FSU-Kentucky Music City Bowl

    Kentucky mascot: Another clothed mascot that looks more like it belongs on Sesame Street than a football game. I am selling.FSU will have 50 yards or less in penalties: The 'Noles have a lot of new players who will probably take stupid penalties...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 585 reads 0 comments

  7. FSU Football: Top 10 Stories of 2007

    The top 10 FSU football stories of 2007, in order of importance... 1. Academic fraud caseFans and alumni learned in September that FSU had self-reported to the NCAA an internal investigation into academic fraud involving grades and an online course...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 855 reads 0 comments

  8. Fish(er) Cut Bait: Bowden's Time Is Through at FSU

    It is easy to criticize Jimbo Fisher for almost bolting for West Virginia after recently signing a new contract and being designated the coach in waiting to Bobby Bowden...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 1,079 reads 1 comments

  9. Who Is Bobby Bowden Fighting?

    Bobby Bowden made an odd statement to the St. Petersburg Times that is worth examination. In regard to the current academic fraud case, he said this: "I've been through this before...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 730 reads 0 comments

  10. College Football Recruiting Q&A With Redskins Lineman Ross Tucker

    Now that college recruiting is winding down toward National Signing Day on Feb. 6, I had the opportunity to ask Ross Tucker a few questions regarding college football recruiting...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 1,365 reads 1 comments

  11. Two-fer for the Holidays

    In the spirit of the holidays, I have a two-fer for my "Pie In The Face Award" for the two coaches who represent what is wrong with college football today.The first pie goes to Bobby Petrino who slinked out of Atlanta to take the job at Arkansas...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 408 reads 1 comments

  12. Universities Making Faustian Bargains to Lure Head Coaches

    The recent departure of Bobby Petrino as head coach with the Atlanta Falcons and subsequent hiring as head coach at Arkansas is a morality lesson that should not be lost on any of us that love football, and especially college football...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 831 reads 10 comments

  13. Florida State Scandal: Size (of the Team) Does Matter

    The hits just keep coming at FSU. The self-reported academic fraud case by Florida State in September seemed to be under control. FSU had reported the violation to the NCAA, and the two football players involved had been held out of games and suspended...

    Walt Written by Walt about 7 years ago 2,338 reads 1 comments