1. Northwestern Football 3-0: Where Is the National Respect the Wildcats Deserve?

    Not much has been said nationally about this year's edition of Northwestern football. All the talk in the Big Ten has been about expansion, OSU, Iowa, and Wisconsin...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 933 reads 10 comments

  2. College Football: Week 3's Biggest Losers

    Week 3 is now in the books, and as always there were winners and losers. We can sum up the winners all right here: 'Bama is still tops, while Ohio State, Boise, TCU among others are still rolling...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 2,920 reads 19 comments

  3. College Football: The Top Performers Of Week 2

    It was certainly a college slate that made even the most fairweather fan foam at the mouth this past weekend, and the performances were just as great as some of the games...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 1,217 reads 16 comments

  4. College Football Rankings: Five Coaches That Earned Pink Slips in Week 2

    Two weeks into the season and the talk of making a coaching change is starting to heat up around some college campuses...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 5,416 reads 32 comments

  5. College Football: Boise Doesn't Play But Still Loses Thanks To Virginia Tech

    Fans in Boise are still celebrating their thrilling victory over Virginia Tech in week one. Week two shows Boise as having an open date. Unfortunately they have potentially lost in the BCS picture...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 878 reads 23 comments

  6. College Football: Bets For Week 2 to Make Some $$$$

    If you read the column last week, then you already know what I picked and how I did. If you didn't, well here's a recap of my horrible week 1 picks. I took a parlay that included Florida, Texas, and Oklahoma covering...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 443 reads 0 comments

  7. College Football: The Top Performers of Week 1

    Week 1 of the college football season certainly was filled with its share of top performers. There was a number of guys running wild for 100- and even 200-yard games. There was also one individual who caught 200 yards worth of passes...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 5,734 reads 9 comments

  8. Boise State-Virginia Tech: Why Frank Beamer Cost the Hokies

    Frank Beamer may very well be one of the best coaches in college football, but Monday night's game against Boise State was not one of his finer moments. With just under two minutes left Virginia Tech had a four point lead and the ball facing a third down.

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 5,636 reads 48 comments

  9. College Football: Five Things We Learned From the Thursday Openers

    The 2010 NCAA college football season is finally underway as a small group of schools got the season started Thursday night...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 1,064 reads 8 comments

  10. College Football Predictions: What I Am Banking On In Week 1

    Like many football fans out there I like to have a betting interest in a few games each week. Sometimes I am happy to have made the bet, other times I am looking for the bottle of scotch to help me forget how dumb I was on that particular Saturday...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 468 reads 0 comments

  11. College Football: 10 Teams Most Likely To Pitch Week One Shutout

    No one likes to get shutout period, let alone on opening week. That is just not the way to start your season...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about almost 4 years ago 3,003 reads 24 comments

  12. College Football: Which Schools Need To Be Rocky To Go Bowling?

    Rocky Balboa had little to no chance of beating then heavyweight champ Apollo Creed back in 1976. He was out of shape, was a bum, and had wins against guys like Spider Rico to his credit...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 2,095 reads 20 comments

  13. College Football: 12 Things the SEC Doesn't Do Best

    College football fans far and wide debate on which conference is the best every year. Arguably it has been the SEC for the most part during the BCS era...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 6,408 reads 130 comments

  14. College Football AP Poll: Snubs, Thoughts, and Is It Pointless?

    The AP poll for the upcoming college football season came out today and to no ones surprise Alabama was No. 1 and Ohio State was No. 2. The real surprise was that Boise State was at No...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 476 reads 4 comments

  15. College Football: 10 Players With The Most To Prove In 2010

    Every player has something to prove this college football season, whether it is proving they can step up and be that impact player, or return to form post-injury...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 65 reads 42 comments

  16. You Have To Lose At Least 1: Predicting Each Top 25 Team's First Loss.

    If every top 25 team went undefeated, which is unrealistic, boy would the BCS be in an even bigger logjam than they are each and every December. Generally there are about 3-5 unbeaten teams, with 2 or 3 being from BCS conferences...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 10,868 reads 140 comments

  17. 2010 Big Ten Preview: A Bucky Breakthrough, or Buckeye Romp?

    Last year the Big Ten got a big surprise with the amazing run the Hawkeyes made during the first 9 games of the season. Then Ricky Stanzi got hurt, Ohio State made their move, and the rest is history...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 1,672 reads 17 comments

  18. Brett Favre-isms: The 10 College QBs With The Best Favre Characteristics

    We have all watched Brett Favre over the past several years be as undecided as a bridezilla a week before her wedding. Most recently, there were reports that he was retiring, stating that his ankle had not healed...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 4,804 reads 21 comments

  19. Jake Manning: An Up-and-Comer in the Pro Wrestling Circuit

    I have tried watching both TNA and WWE the last several months and the one thing that remains consistent is that it is either stale and boring or I don't care...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 1,477 reads 4 comments

  20. Preseason College Football Top 25: Buy or Sell These Ranked Teams?

    College football polls will be coming out very shortly, and I think I have a pretty good clue as to how they will look...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 8,636 reads 53 comments

  21. Best College Football Sound Bites of the Last Decade

    With the college season just around the corner and all the media days that have come and gone, it got me thinking about some of the best quotes. There have been many great ones from the last 10 years...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 3,716 reads 28 comments

  22. 10 NFL Storylines That Everyone Will Get Sick Of By Week 2

    With the NFL season right around the corner, I just wanted to give every NFL fan a taste of some of the things the media will be cramming down their eyes and ears before and during the season...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 966 reads 1 comments

  23. College Football Predictions: 10 Games That Could Go the Little Guy's Way

    In the Adam Sandler remake of the The Longest Yard, the warden asks him how to best get his guard's team ready for their season. Sandler replied back saying that they needed a tune up game...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 3,290 reads 23 comments

  24. How Little Do College Coaches Know About Their Players and Programs?

    I recently caught an episode of Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel on HBO where they did a profile with the whistleblower on what lead to the current sanctions handed down to USC by the NCAA...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 90 reads 1 comments

  25. Where Are the Super Fights? Why Boxing is Dead

    It was a cold January night back in 1988 when Iron Mike Tyson took on Larry Holmes in one of the first fights that I remember being able to stay up and watch...

    Dave Walker Written by Dave Walker about 4 years ago 581 reads 7 comments