1. College Football 2013 Week 5 Simulation

    It was only a matter of time before NCAA Football 14 got hot, and the world’s most outstanding simulating machine found its rhythm in Week 4. The video game finished with a 4-1 record, raising the overall season record to 11-9...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 15,231 reads 38 comments

  2. College Football Week 5 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    Did you enjoy Week 4? You can say no; no one is judging you here. Of all favorites, 63 percent covered their spread, and 57 of 59 favorites won their games outright in what can only be described as an uneventful, chalktacular weekend...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 70,097 reads 141 comments

  3. What PSU Sanction Reductions Say About NCAA's Diminishing Power

    The NCAA is attempting to dig itself out of the hole it created by digging deeper, hoping to crack the surface on the other side...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 36,281 reads 127 comments

  4. What I Loved and Hated in College Football Week 4

    In an actual college football game, two coaches agreed to shorten the fourth quarter by three minutes because the score was so lopsided. In a lot of ways, this serves as the perfect Week 4 synopsis...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 8,756 reads 8 comments

  5. College Football Week 5 Will Be Better Than Week 4, We Promise

    Week 4 was not without its moments. Arizona State battled back against Stanford in the week’s prime-time showcase, Michigan State and Notre Dame battled in a close (but ugly) ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 5,894 reads 21 comments

  6. Hangover? What Hangover? Texas A&M Continues to Look Unstoppable Against SMU

    If there were any worries that the Texas A&M Aggies ’ loss to Alabama would somehow hinder their performance going forward and that the hype surrounding the ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 7,481 reads 25 comments

  7. College Football 2013 Week 4 Simulation

    This is where NCAA Football 14 gets hot. After a lackluster 1-4 Week 3, the video game is poised to turn it around with a magnificent comeback. Have no fear, faithful fans. It will provide magic in a week that needs it...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 6,792 reads 6 comments

  8. Targeting Has Become College Football's Version of the Charging/Blocking Call

    On the biggest stage imaginable—with more eyeballs watching than for any game over the past 23 years —college football’s targeting rule was exposed...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 3,256 reads 11 comments

  9. College Football Week 4 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    Do you want the good news or the bad news regarding Week 4? Let’s start with the positives and get off on the right foot. The good news is that there will be college football played...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 69,355 reads 146 comments

  10. Jerry Kill's Health Isn't an Issue Until He Decides It Is

    It’s always easy to declare that so-and-so should retire. In sports, we do this often as the athletes we’ve admired for so long begin to show their wear, becoming a shadow of their former selves...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 4,158 reads 9 comments

  11. What I Loved and Hated from College Football Week 3

    It started with a wild animal surveying the sideline, trying to avoid capture. It then turned to Alabama-Texas A&M, a hyped-packed showdown that provided endless entertainment and a basketball score...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 10,028 reads 19 comments

  12. UCLA Bruins Respond to Nick Pasquale Tragedy with Emotional, Season-Defining Win

    Jim Mora was nearly in tears before the game even began. The UCLA head coach had an unmistakable twinge in his voice, and the right words were hard to come by as he searched for the appropriate terms to describe his team’s mind-set...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 7,265 reads 7 comments

  13. Forget Texas A&M, We Want to See Alabama vs. Oregon

    It’s the matchup that's been in the making for years—like two heavyweight prizefighters unable to reach an agreement despite the public’s vocal push—and on ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 28,618 reads 614 comments

  14. 5 SEC Players Reportedly Took Money from an Agent; Are You Surprised?

    The scandals have lost their shock value, and perhaps a more appropriate question than “Are you surprised?” is "Do you care?" Do you actually care that student-athletes ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 24,089 reads 163 comments

  15. College Football 2013 Week 3 Simulation

    Guess who had USC losing as more than a two-touchdown favorite last week? Why NCAA Football 14 , that’s who...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 15,858 reads 29 comments

  16. College Football Week 3 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    The biggest game of the college football season has arrived. Well, until it is dethroned by some other game, which is usually how this cycle works. For now, however, this is it. Nick Saban vs...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 80,812 reads 173 comments

  17. What Has Happened to USC and Texas Since the 2005-06 BCS Championship Game?

    I remember the 2006 Rose Bowl game vividly for a few reasons. For one, I was in Brazil at the time, forcing an entire room of indifferent onlookers to guzzle coffee to stay awake until sunrise to watch a football game...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 18,864 reads 48 comments

  18. What I Loved and Hated in College Football Week 2

    For Georgia and Michigan, Week 2 was about taking care of business against a difficult opponent at home. For Texas and USC, the second game of the season was about torturing message-board ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 5,837 reads 10 comments

  19. Sam Houston State vs. Texas A&M: No Headlines, No Drama, Just Johnny Football

    There were no air signatures, no gestures to the scoreboard and no anxious sideline encounters with his head coach prompting the Internet to explode (again)...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 26,162 reads 65 comments

  20. Twitter Reaction to Jeff Driskel Shows What's Wrong with College Football

    There’s a fine line between criticism and pure venom, and it’s a line that’s often lost when it comes to social media and live sporting events. This is nothing new, of course...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 14,580 reads 131 comments

  21. College Football 2013 Week 2 Simulation

    NCAA Football 14 is just loosening up its arm, that’s all. The simulation went a respectable 3-2 in Week 1 , a solid debut but still slightly below what many have grown to expect from the game’s ultimate future decider...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 8,121 reads 15 comments

  22. How Jameis Winston Can Become the Feel-Good Story of College Football

    We interrupt this " Johnny Manziel hand-gesture analysis" to offer up the following premature conclusion: Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is an extraordinary football talent...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 12,008 reads 22 comments

  23. College Football Week 2 Predictions: Picking All Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    If college football’s Week 2 slate of games were a car, it would be a 1997 Toyota Corolla. There are highlights, certainly, like the power windows (Georgia-South Carolina), ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 39,716 reads 46 comments

  24. What I Loved and Hated in College Football Week 1

    There’s a lesson to be learned with Week 1 of the college football season completed: If you’re thinking about playing an FCS opponent, don’t. In fact, run away as fast as you can...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 12 months ago 22,491 reads 33 comments

  25. Brian Kelly Contract Extension Proves Irish Will Be Powerhouse for Years to Come

    The offseason was not kind to Notre Dame, but the bad taste left after the BCS National Championship Game and a flurry of strange stories and developments was washed away in a few hours on a Saturday afternoon...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 4,941 reads 20 comments