1. Why Tim Tebow Was Still In The Game: Style Points in The BCS Era

    Just like that... his life flashed before my eyes. You might have noticed a huge change in atmospheric pressure on Planet Earth Saturday night. It's possible that the Earth may have even shifted off of it's axis a bit...

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  2. Gators-Volunteers: Recap, It's Always Sunny in Gainesville

    We’ve all been there before, right? Think back and insert the “big day” that you spent months preparing and planning for. Classic examples include: New Year’s Eve, your 21st birthday, most surprise parties, St...

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  3. Perfect TIMing?—Part III: 15 Questions Facing The 2009 Florida Gators

    Can you believe that games kickoff THIS WEEK?!?! Including our first big bowl game of the year with Virginia Tech vs. Alabama. Seriously, we may not get a matchup that good in the Orange Bowl this year...

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  4. Perfect TIMing: Part:II 15 Questions Facing The 2009 Florida Gators

    Welcome to the second part of three articles highlighting an otherwise drab preseason for the no. 1 ranked Florida Gators. You can see Part I here. Here are questions 10-6 (no particular order) facing the returning BCS champs...

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  5. Perfect TIMing?: 15 Questions Facing The 2009 Florida Gators

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  6. Week Six College Football Picks

    After all the hubbub about the greatest comeback of all time and making my triumphant return to being above .500 in my picks, we've had what they call in the business "a setback...

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  7. The Greatest Comeback in Sports History, and the Weekly College Picks

    I’ve done some thinking about this since LAST college football season and I think I’ve finally come to a decision. I have now seen THE greatest comeback in sports history...

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  8. Florida Discovers a New Way to Win: Urban Meyer's 52-Minute Offense

    This past weekend I made my biannual journey down to Knoxville, Tennessee for the Florida-Tennessee game. Many of my fondest and memories of football come from this game. This year was no different, for a different reason...

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  9. Five Reasons Tim Tebow Is No Longer "Defending" His Heisman

    I hesitate to even broach this topic. However, when the reigning Heisman trophy winner is returning for his JUNIOR season and has pretty much become the face of college football, it's hard to avoid...

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  10. The Denver Chronicles Part III: The Weekend Awards

    We should have gone to Tampa. A phrase uttered several times by myself and the crew during our stay in Boulder and Denver this weekend. Last year when we discussed where to attend games this year it was between, Washington, D...

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  11. The Denver Chronicles: Part II

    I arrived in Denver in great anticipation of seeing all of the guys, and seeing some outstanding and competitive games given the history of the No. 5 vs. No. 12 and No.4 vs. No. 13 games...

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  12. The Over/under on Derek Jeter

    This is such an exciting time of year! March Madness is here, Major League Baseball Spring Training has started, and Spring practice has begun for College Football. The end of March just keeps you on the edge of your seat...

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  13. The Denver Chronicles: Part I

    …and here we go again. It all started in the Spring of 2003. What began as a mechanism for a bunch of friends, getting older and growing up to keep in touch and visit with one another has blossomed into an annual tradition and “event”.

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  14. SEC Tournament and "Lost": The Striking Similarities

    The ABC television show Lost is back on the air, and no sooner does the SEC basketball tournament gets turned upside down...

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  15. Brett Favre; A New Hope: Re-dux

    October 30, 2007First things first… How excited are you for American Gangster coming out this Friday?! Denzel Washington has already entered into what I call “Morgan Freeman territory”...

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