1. After Week One, USC Should Be Ranked No. 1

    I hate to admit it, but it is true. USC demolished a Virginia team that went 9-4 last season, 52-7. Sanchez will never live up to his high school billing, but I still believe that A) he will be the Trojans' next No...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about almost 7 years ago 1,736 reads 0 comments

  2. Did Turner Gill's BUFFALO Blow A Team Out?...BUFFALO!?

    I recall when Buffalo moved to I-A. Everyone's first response: Buffalo has a university? Everyone's second response: This university has a football team? Everyone's third response: Why on earth ...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 1,948 reads 7 comments

  3. Why USC Is Overrated (But Alas, Still the Best)

    In response to "Are the USC Trojans Overrated?" Time for an SEC fan and despiser of Western football and the passing game to put the USC Trojans in their place...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 803 reads 4 comments

  4. My RELUCTANT Defense of Matt Leinart On The Occasion Of His Benching

    Motivated in part - but not entirely - by this story: Matt Leinart Benched That is right, this is the SECOND time that Leinart has been benched. The first time was last year, but it was quickly forgotten as a result of Leinart's season - ending injury...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 606 reads 3 comments

  5. Why Georgia Tech's Option Offense Will Work Part 2

    The reason why people claim that Georgia Tech's option attack won't work in major college football is that they have no real football knowledge. The reason for the success of the offense is NOT the option...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 2,355 reads 7 comments

  6. BCS Controversies Revisited: Much Ado About Nothing

    The media has for well over a decade tried to gin up as much discontent as possible over the bowl system in order to apply pressure on the NCAA and university presidents to institute a I-A playoff...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 1,260 reads 13 comments

  7. Why All the Griping Over Paul Johnson's Option Offense for Georgia Tech?

    Virtually every college football pundit is asking the same question: "Will Georgia Tech's option offense work in major college football?" Pardon me, but has there ever been a time when the option ...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 2,546 reads 2 comments

  8. Tarvaris Jackson: What Does the Media Have against Him?

    I still remember when ESPN and the rest of the media ripped the Vikings for selecting Tarvaris Jackson over QBs that they deemed to be better in the NFL draft in 2005...

    Gerald Ball Written by Gerald Ball about 6 years ago 776 reads 7 comments