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Trojans outlast Longhorns in 27-24 Overtime Thriller

Posted on September 17th 2017

Texas had a chance to win it all in regulation, but heroics from a freshman kicker saved the day for USC, not once, but twice. Trailing 17-14 with time expiring, walk on kicker Chase McGrath kicked a field goal to tie the game 17-17 and force overtime. But he wasn’t done. In the second overtime… Read more »

Oklahoma Dominance of Ohio State Propels Sooners to # 1

Posted on September 10th 2017

A near flawless Baker Mayfield led Oklahoma to a stunning 31-16 upset of Ohio State Saturday night in Columbus. It was a magical night for the Sooners offensively and defensively, as Oklahoma dominated both sides on the line of scrimmage against the previously # 2 ranked Buckeyes. The win on the road, coupled with a… Read more »

Aggie Meltdown or Destiny for Rosen?

Posted on September 4th 2017

There are plenty of headlines coming from the Labor Day weekend games, with Tennessee/Georgia Tech still to come, but perhaps none greater than the amazing comeback staged by UCLA on Sunday night. In many circles it will be recounted as a Texas A&M meltdown, in others, a game of destiny for Josh Rosen, either way,… Read more »

Opening Weekend Will Speak Loudly In December

Posted on August 31st 2017

Well, truth is, we know it’s not really opening weekend. 5 games have already been played. But still, it has the feel of opening weekend. August 26 was just a technical appetizer. The games of Labor Day weekend will have a long lasting effect on the 2017 season for sure. With Alabama/Florida State, Michigan/Florida, BYU/LSU,… Read more »

Colorado State Steam Rolls Oregon State 58-27

Posted on August 27th 2017

Colorado State christened their new stadium in style Saturday as the Rams ran over the Pac 12’s Beavers 58-27. The first half was a back and forth tug of war, but Colorado State took control in the third quarter and never looked back. The Rams head to Denver Friday night to battle arch rival Colorado…. Read more »

College Football Gets Early Start

Posted on August 14th 2017

Hold on to your hats folks…..It’s almost here! College Football season opens in a mere 12 days. Although Labor Day Weekend holds the spotlight for big games, the actual 2017 season opens Saturday August 26th with 5 games on tap, including a pivotal non-conference match between hosting Colorado State of the Mountain West Conference and visiting… Read more »

Will the SEC Maintain Conference Dominance?

Posted on July 2nd 2017

For the greater part of the last decade the Southeastern Football Conference has dominated college football. In 2016, both the ACC, spearheaded by Clemson’s National Championship, and the Big 10, supported by Ohio State and a resurgent Michigan, gave the SEC a run for their money. But in the end, college fans saw a continuation… Read more »

Pre-Season Magazines Give Washington Proper Due

Posted on June 12th 2017

It’s June, and in College Football that means the Pre-Season magazines have hit the stands and excitement begins to build as the 2017 season opening weekend draws near. Athlon, Street & Smith, and Lindy’s are already secure in my office collection with more to come. As expected, Alabama and Ohio State are at or near the… Read more »

Alabama Maintains Healthy Lead Over Irish In All Time Rankings

Posted on May 13th 2017

The results for Billingsley’s All Time Rankings of the Top 106 College Football Programs has been updated. The Crimson Tide continued their quest to outdistance Notre Dame for the second year in a row. After taking the lead in 2014, Alabama has steadily pulled away, spearheaded by a National Championship in 2015 and a second place… Read more »

Seminoles Clash With Tide to Open 2017 Season

Posted on March 12th 2017

Florida State and Alabama, both projected to be consensus Top 5 teams will open their 2017 season with a much anticipated game in the Chick-fil-A kickoff September 2, 2017. The Crimson Tide, coming off a stunning loss to Clemson in the 2016 National Championship Game will be looking for revenge against another highly rated ACC… Read more »