1. 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 9 months ago 6,021 reads 17 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 31,584 reads 20 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 14,007 reads 171 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 5,911 reads 5 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 28,473 reads 168 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 9,804 reads 58 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 16,727 reads 117 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 6,700 reads 66 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 10,199 reads 17 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 26,294 reads 12 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 7,544 reads 38 comments

  12. 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 9 months ago 12,380 reads 15 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 7,451 reads 11 comments

  14. 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 9 months ago 9,302 reads 71 comments

  15. 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 9 months ago 17,836 reads 116 comments

  16. 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 43,189 reads 286 comments

  17. 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 9,021 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 39,968 reads 41 comments

  19. 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 17,657 reads 175 comments

  20. 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 16,279 reads 26 comments

  21. 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 8,545 reads 190 comments

  22. Jadeveon Clowney Got on the Bus, Much to Arkansas' Dismay

    This is what it has come to. Did he ride the bus or not? Saturday started for South Carolina much like the week began. There were rumors, speculation and manufactured controversies (or perhaps just a miss on the Internet’s part)...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 45,099 reads 103 comments

  23. With USC Open and Texas to Follow, This Isn't the Year to Look for a Head Coach

    There’s a storm coming comin’ in. And this storm will be awash with faulty message board rumors, press conferences, press releases, denials, moving trucks and more money than we could possibly imagine...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 6,587 reads 4 comments

  24. College Football 2013 Week 7 Simulation

    NCAA Football 14 has found its rhythm, accurately predicting 13 of the past 15 spotlight games over the past three weeks...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 11,723 reads 13 comments

  25. Should We Be Rooting for Ohio State's Carlos Hyde? That's Up to You

    If you typed the words “ Carlos Hyde ” into Twitter during the Ohio State-Northwestern game, you were treated to a buffet of wide-ranging responses. Social media, after all, tends to offer the best and worst of both sides...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 17,245 reads 137 comments