1. The Heisman Hype: Is it overrated?

    The Heisman trophy is part of College Football tradition, but how relevant is the Heisman trophy? Would you take more pride in the number of Heisman trophy winners your school has produced ...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 91 reads 0 comments

  2. Who Will Win in the Swamp?

    As a life long Tiger fan, it is hard to predict an LSU loss. I am the first to admit when it comes to LSU I am bias. If I want my readers to take me serious, I have to refrain from letting my bias show...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 103 reads 2 comments

  3. The Bayou vs The Swamp

    Last year the Florida Gators felt like they should have beat LSU in Tiger Stadium. Although LSU won the game 28-24, the Gators lead the first three quarters...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 181 reads 0 comments

  4. Week Seven College Football Picks

    Illinois vs. Minnesota Take Minnesota at +11.5 Minnesota is 5-1 with their only loss coming at Ohio State, in which they lost the game 34-21. Although they are playing in Illinois, I think Minnesota will keep it closer than 11 points...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 347 reads 6 comments

  5. Purple Growl Top 25 After Week Six

    This week was extremely difficult to rank 12-25. The only move in the top 10 was South Florida moving to 24 and Texas Tech moving to no.9. Some of you will ask why Kentucky moved to the 25 spot when they were not ranked last week and lost this week...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 183 reads 0 comments

  6. Week Six in College Football

    Besides Vanderbilt beating Auburn 14-13, this weekend was not filled with upsets. Although the upset bug did not bite this week, there was a few scares, but there was also a few teams who proved to the nation that they deserve their keep in the top 25..

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 319 reads 0 comments

  7. My Perfect Picks in Week Six

    Honestly, I do not like to blow my own horn, but picking against the spread is a gift I have. This week, the three teams I suggested to bet on covered...

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  8. Our Broken Country

    Our country is in trouble and it does not matter who we elect in the 2008 presidential election, they will not be able to save us. If you are reading this, more than likely you have made your decision on who you will vote for...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  9. Pete Carroll's USC: A Program of Perception

    Last Thursday, when Oregon State upset USC, 27-21, in Corvallis, Ore., the assumption was that USC had a bad game. Not too many people gave Oregon St. credit because obviously a team like USC does not get beat by a team like Oregon St...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 178 reads 0 comments

  10. Las Vegas Life

    Do you ever dream of moving to a certain city or a different part of the world? Not a place you think you would like to visit or live in but a place you know for a fact you could leave everything behind and move to...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 81 reads 0 comments

  11. Miles Gets Les Credit: LSU, Coach Deserve More Respect

    Call me a LSU "homer," but there is a time when you have to give credit where credit is due.In 2007, LSU won the national championship, and when the 2008 rankings were released LSU was ranked No...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 592 reads 16 comments

  12. College Football: Week 6 Chris Picks

    There is usually at least one game that sticks out when I look at the College Football odds each week. Week six is not a usual week because there is not one game that sticks out screaming “pick me”...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  13. Josh Howard: The Anti-American Pothead is Sorry

    If you admitted to being a drug user, got caught drag racing, then had a video seen worldwide of you disrespecting the national anthem, would you get fired? More than likely you would ...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 948 reads 13 comments

  14. Hold on, Alabama: The Tide Hasn't Rolled in Just Yet

    Although Alabama is 5-0 and ranked No. 2 in the AP poll, don’t get excited just yet. Without a doubt, the Crimson Tide is a much better team so far than they were in 2007...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 1,018 reads 19 comments

  15. Purple Growl Top 25 Week 5

    For those of you who visit Purple Growl on a regular basis, you are aware that I was not able to publish my rankings for several weeks due to being hit by Hurricane Gustav, but I am ...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 162 reads 1 comments

  16. An Upsetting Weekend: Lessons Learned About College Football's Top 25

    The upsets did not stop when Oregon State beat USC on Thursday. When it was all said and done, eight of the Top 25 teams lost (two games were top 25 matchups) in Week Five. Out of the eight top 25 teams, four of them were in the top 10...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 174 reads 0 comments

  17. Later Gators

    When I looked at the lines for week 5, I thought the Florida vs Ole Miss game was a mistake. Although the game was being played in Florida and the Gators are ranked #4, it is still a SEC matchup and Ole Miss is known to give Florida fits...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 201 reads 3 comments

  18. USC Gets Chewed Up by Unranked Beavers

    Top-ranked USC went to Oregon State Thursday and expected to beat the Beavers. As of Wednesday, Sept. 24, the line on the game was USC, -25.5. After all, Oregon St. went into last nights game 1-2 with its only win coming against Hawaii...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 156 reads 0 comments

  19. College Football Week 5 Picks

    The first College Football game that caught my eye in week 5 is the Ole Miss vs Florida game. Right now the line is Florida -22. Although the game is in Florida, Ole Miss always gives Florida fits...

    Christopher Williams Written by Christopher Williams about almost 6 years ago 75 reads 1 comments