1. Something Smells Rank: How the Media Is Leading College Football Fans Astray

    There is a reason that NFL teams have preseason games. There is a reason why many of the top college football programs choose to play cupcakes for the first few games of the season...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about 5 years ago 243 reads 6 comments

  2. College Football's Week One Upsets and Locks

    With the first weekend of the 2009 college football season staring us down, I'm going to try and provide everyone with some upsets to look for, and some games that look like they may be close but I view as locks...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about 5 years ago 463 reads 4 comments

  3. Texas Longhorns: Parallel Seasons, Parallel Championships?

    History is said by some to be cyclical. Hopefully, for the 2009 edition of the Texas Longhorns, it is. If you look back on the events around not just college football, but all of college sports, ...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 409 reads 17 comments

  4. 2008 Should Serve As a Blueprint for 2009 Longhorns

    The exploits of the flawed 2008 college football season are quite well known by college football fans by now. However, like the saying goes, "if we don't learn from our history, then we are doomed to repeat it...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 245 reads 2 comments

  5. Folks Aren't Just Whistlin' Dixie in Declaring the SEC's BCS Dominance

    Sometimes when I'm just sitting around with nothing to do, some random thoughts run through my head. Today, I began to wonder if USC could have beat LSU in the 2004 Sugar Bowl if they would have played the way many of us expected them to play...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 1,173 reads 130 comments

  6. Gator Blog Posts Ridiculously Biased Poll

    Thanks to Big 12 blogger Tim Griffin, I came across a Florida Gators blog which is debating what college football team has been the greatest team of the decade, and the author really emphasizes the phrase so far...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 629 reads 22 comments

  7. College Football's Summer Top 25: Head Coaches

    This time of year always has people putting out their top 25 lists of teams heading into the season. I put one out myself shortly after the regular season ended...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 3,763 reads 33 comments

  8. Michigan Wolverines Futility Leaves Door Open for Texas Longhorns

    The Michigan Wolverines, as most people know, are the winningest division I college football team of all-time. Not only do they lead the world in wins with 872, but also in win percentage at ...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 1,244 reads 25 comments

  9. Should There Be Optimism in Arlington?

    This May has created all kinds of optimism amongst fans of the Texas Rangers. Outsiders looking in on the Rangers are still nay-sayers because of the history of the Rangers...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 93 reads 3 comments

  10. Things That Irk Me About College Football and Its Fans

    Not a day goes by that I hear something from someone or watch something on t.v. where somebody says something incredibly stupid or lame...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 304 reads 19 comments

  11. 2009 SEC Power Rankings

    A quick glance at the SEC shows that it would appear the West division is going to be a murderer's row, and perhaps the best division in college football. The East division, with the exception of Florida, appears to be in rebuilding mode...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 1,772 reads 55 comments

  12. The Greatest Big 12 Championship Games

    Wherever you go you will always find proponents and opponents of conference championship games in college football...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about over 5 years ago 388 reads 17 comments

  13. Earlier Game should be Big Time Boost for Texas

    The Texas-Texas Tech game has been moved from Nov. 7 to Sept. 19. This means that when the two meet in Austin, Tyler Potts will have only two games under his belt instead of almost an entire season...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 257 reads 5 comments

  14. Pittsburgh Steelers Can Only Lay Claim to Two Super Bowl Titles

    About nine days ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers became the NFL's greatest franchise by claiming their record sixth Super Bowl title. They had been previously tied with the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49er's who each have five...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 994 reads 26 comments

  15. Top Running Backs In 2009

    After quite a break I'm finally getting to part two in my series on who the best college players are heading into 2009...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 831 reads 11 comments

  16. The Mysterious Driving Force Behind Sports and Their Fans

    Well today, I'm in a very reflective and deeply introspective mood for some reason. I should probably be writing a different article that I've planned on writing, and have said in ...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 256 reads 16 comments

  17. The 12 Big Questions Facing the Big 12 in 2009

    The Big 12 is coming off of what was a banner year for the conference in 2008. Looking forward to 2009 here, are some issues facing the Big 12 in its quest to be one of the top conferences year in and year out...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 553 reads 16 comments

  18. College Football's Top 10 Quarterbacks for 2009

    This is the first article in my series that will rank the top players at each position going into the 2009 season. Since it's said that winning begins with a great quarterback, that is where my series will start...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 17,586 reads 40 comments

  19. Never Too Early: 2009 College Football Preseason Top 25

    I know that early polls are the problem with rankings when the end of the season rolls around because it creates an expectation of teams that leads to voting biases, but since they are done anyway I'm going to submit my early 2009 poll...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 35,974 reads 69 comments

  20. Who Needs a Playoff, I Want Tradition!

    Why would anyone want to miss out on the annual celebration of mediocrity that is the college football bowl season? This year there are nine teams that are being rewarded for finishing their respective seasons at 6-6...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 183 reads 10 comments

  21. Conference Allegiances: Why Are College Football Fans So Biased?

    Every year, you hear the same conversations. The SEC is great. The Big XII is better. The Pac-10 is only one team. The ACC and Big East are garbage. Every year, the conversations and debates go on and on like the Energizer bunny...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 331 reads 36 comments

  22. Conference Allegiances: Why Are College Football Fans So Bias?

    Every year you hear the same conversations. The SEC is great. The Big 12 is better. The Pac-10 is only one team. The ACC and Big East are garbage. Every year the conversations and debates go on and on like the Energizer Bunny...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 82 reads 2 comments

  23. They Aren't Complaining IN Tempe, But The Fiesta Bowl Could Have Been Better

    The 2009 version of the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl will pit two of the most storied college football programs of all time against each other. Unfortunately for the Fiesta Bowl, it's not the two that it could have been...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 1,599 reads 12 comments

  24. SEC Defense Is Outstanding and Big 12 Offense is Overrated, Think Again

    All year long, people have argued which conference is better: the Big 12 or the SEC. Well the consensus came to a decision and decided it is the Big 12...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about almost 6 years ago 684 reads 41 comments

  25. The Rose Bowl: A Marriage Gone Bad

    The Rose Bowl is considered the "Granddaddy of 'em all" among the bowl games. Right now it's a granddad that needs a divorce. The Rose Bowl is like a marriage that started out with lots of passion that made everyone stand in awe...

    James Colt Written by James Colt about 6 years ago 2,708 reads 75 comments