1. What I Loved and Hated from College Football Week 10

    In one unexpected instant, a game can change. Jobs can be saved—at least for the time being. Hearts can be broken. Stadiums can explode, and emotions can shift to the opposite end of the spectrum without much warning...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 4,467 reads 7 comments

  2. Florida State Is Much More Than Just Jameis Winston

    The spotlight has been on Jameis Winston and deservedly so. But focusing exclusively on Florida State’s immensely talented and charismatic star quarterback doesn’t accurately encompass the Seminoles...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 2,193 reads 2 comments

  3. Michigan State Poised for BCS Run After Michigan Beatdown

    It’s never pretty, it isn ’t always easy but goodness can it be effective. In the age of offense, points, spread attacks and scoreboard explosions, Michigan State ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 11,228 reads 225 comments

  4. Kirk Herbstreit 2.0: ESPN Analyst Talks to B/R About FSU, 'Bama and Baylor

    ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit has teamed with college football sponsor Allstate to promote the Ultimate Road Trip Sweepstakes, where fans can register for a chance to win a trip ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 41,024 reads 325 comments

  5. College Football 2013 Week 10 Simulation

    NCAA Football 14 told you that Ohio State was going to destroy Penn State, and I hope you were paying attention. The world’s greatest simulation device predicted a final score of 59-17, and the 63-14 actual score wasn’t far off...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 6,035 reads 17 comments

  6. College Football Week 10 Predictions: Picking Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    Week 10 is the Caesar salad. You eat it not because you truly want to, but you know that when your small, dressing-drenched bowl is empty it will make the filet (Week 11) that much better...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 31,618 reads 20 comments

  7. Has SEC Football Finally Cannibalized Itself?

    Perhaps 2013 will merely serve as an outlier in the SEC, a parity-laced speed bump due to excessive injuries and strange one-game outcomes in intense environments. Or maybe this is a turning point of sorts, a sign of things to come...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 14,028 reads 171 comments

  8. What I Loved and Hated from College Football Week 9

    Every now and then, we are reminded just how valuable a kicker can be. Typically the reminder comes courtesy of ultimate heartbreak, as it did for Missouri in Week 9...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 5,901 reads 5 comments

  9. If Only College Football Had a Playoff This Season...

    It’s New Year’s Day, and you’ve just stumbled out of bed after a long evening of cheap champagne with a side serving of more cheap champagne...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 28,487 reads 168 comments

  10. Notre Dame Football: Tommy Rees Finally Looking Ready for a BCS Bowl Run

    Beating a 1-6 team—now a 1-7 team—does not automatically catapult you to the center of the BCS discussion. It's taking care of business, and assuming it to be anything more is grasping for something beyond what it deserves...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 9,801 reads 58 comments

  11. Big Picture? Miami Is Unbeaten. Bigger Picture? Here Comes Florida State

    7-0 is 7-0, and there’s nothing anyone can say otherwise. Miami has won every game it has played in 2013, and that’s more important than style points, statistics or how they won each of those games...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 16,744 reads 117 comments

  12. Next Year's College Football Playoff Has Issues, but It Will Solve Problems

    Lost in the hoopla and endless ranting over the recently announced selection committee is the College Football Playoff’s fundamental purpose: to decrease the possibility that ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 6,744 reads 66 comments

  13. College Football 2013 Week 9 Simulation

    Sometimes you have to tip your cap to chaos and move on. That was the required approach to Week 8, and NCAA Football 14 could not overcome the tremendous upset powers...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 10,217 reads 17 comments

  14. College Football Week 9 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    We’ve reached the point of the season where motivation starts to become a significant factor. Teams have suffered key losses—many of which were on display during Week 8—and ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 26,321 reads 12 comments

  15. NCAA Embarrassed Itself with Lengthy, Botched Investigation into Miami

    798 days. That’s how long it took the NCAA to publish a decision regarding its Miami investigation following the release of Yahoo! Sports ’ in-depth investigation of rogue booster Nevin Shapiro...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 7,574 reads 38 comments

  16. What I Loved and Hated from College Football Week 8

    For the second weekend in a row, there was carnage. And I suppose we shouldn't be surprised. Five AP teams situated in the top 10 lost, creating yet another dramatic shakeup...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 12,394 reads 15 comments

  17. Unfamiliar Faces Debut Near Top of BCS Rankings, and That's a Good Thing

    If you expected to see Missouri, Baylor, Texas Tech and Auburn in the top 12 of the initial BCS rankings, please take all of your possessions to lovely Las Vegas and let this luck and strange instinct ride...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 7,450 reads 11 comments

  18. Victory over USC Shows Notre Dame QB Tommy Rees Doesn't Get Enough Credit

    When Tommy Rees is finally done at Notre Dame following the 2013 season—after what will feel like an eternity of eligibility—his legacy will generate a mixed response...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 9,335 reads 71 comments

  19. After Handing Florida, It's Time to Take Missouri Seriously

    It’s time to stop calling Missouri a good story. That’s no longer enough. The Tigers require something more; something that accurately encompasses the danger this team presents each and every Saturday...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 17,853 reads 116 comments

  20. Where Did All the College Football Fans Go?

    College football has an attendance problem. Not an interest problem, and certainly not a money problem, but an empty-stadium epidemic that is gaining steam...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 43,267 reads 286 comments

  21. College Football 2013 Week 8 Simulation

    NCAA Football 14 did a serviceable job navigating upset waters in Week 7, finishing off an eventful weekend with a 3-2 record. Not bad, but we expect more out of the world’s most intelligent simulation device...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 9,036 reads 19 comments

  22. College Football Week 8 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    Every underdog has its day, and Week 7 saw plenty of them seize this opportunity. Seven ranked teams lost, which sent shockwaves throughout the latest AP Top 25 poll at the halfway point...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 39,984 reads 41 comments

  23. Why Baylor vs. Oregon Matchup Would Cause Las Vegas to Explode

    What if. What if Baylor and Oregon’s nuclear, technicolor offenses crossed paths, cramming their unique styles, offenses and carnage into one space. In all likelihood, these two will not meet, at least not this season...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 17,700 reads 175 comments

  24. What I Loved and Hated from College Football Week 7

    We were due for carnage, and it arrived at our doorstep in Week 7. Seven ranked teams suffered defeat—including the likes of Georgia and Stanford—and it could have been worse...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 16,294 reads 26 comments

  25. Clemson Is Still a BCS Title Threat Despite Scare vs. Boston College

    Turn off the sirens, silence the alarms and don’t overanalyze the close call. Save it for another team and another week...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 8,517 reads 190 comments