Tag Archives: college football
JULY 14TH, 2011
Conference USA and MAC College Football Division Futures & Odds
Conference USA and the Mid-American Conference are the two Mid-Major football conferences that not only have an overall title on the line each season, but also include two division races as well. So when handicapping these two for the upcoming season, there are odds posted for each team in terms of winning a conference title as well as odds for each to win t.....
JULY 12TH, 2011
NCAA Football Preseason Rankings: #4 Florida State Seminoles
College Football 2011-2012 Preview: #4 Florida State Seminoles Are you ready for some football? We are now less than two months away from the start of the 2011 college football season. Anticipation is building and there is no clear favorite this year. It seems the race for the BCS National Championship is wide open. I’m up to my fourth ranked team in th.....
JULY 3RD, 2011
NCAA Football Preseason Rankings: #5- Wisconsin Badgers
College Football 2011-2012 Preview: #5 Wisconsin Badgers The college football season is just a couple months away, and it is never too soon to start taking a look at the top teams in the country. Over the next few days I’ll be previewing my top five teams in college football. I believe plenty of teams have a legitimate chance at a national title this y.....
JUNE 28TH, 2011
2011 NCAA College Football Conference Odds – Big Ten & PAC-12
The recent realignment of a few teams in college football has set up divisions in two major conferences for the first time in their history. The addition of Nebraska to the Big Ten gives the conference 12 teams, which have been divided up into the Leaders and Legends Divisions. The PAC-10 is now the PAC-12 as the addition of both Colorado and Utah has create.....
JUNE 27TH, 2011
2011 – 2012 Conference USA Video Preview
Although unknown to some, Conference USA has the luxury of being filled with some extremely impressive offensive teams. The conference had four teams ranked in the top 25 in total offense last season and six overall in the top 50. At the head of each of these teams is a quarterback that runs the show. The league is as deep as it's ever been at the qua.....
JUNE 25TH, 2011
2011 – 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Video Preview
After leading the nation the previous four years with the most players selected in the first-round of the NFL Draft (30), the ACC lost a momentary grip on the position when only three players were chosen on Day One of the draft this season. Included was Florida State’s Christian Ponder, who became the first ACC quarterback to go in the opening round s.....
JUNE 24TH, 2011
2011 – 2012 Big Ten Conference Video Preview
The Big Ten will be looking to bounce back from an abysmal bowl season, picking up just three victories courtesy of The Ohio State Buckeyes, Iowa Hawkeyes and Illinois Fighting Illini. The league also suffered two devastating defeats courtesy of the SEC in bowl games, Michigan lost 52-14 to Mississippi State and Michigan State was blown out 49-7 to Alab.....
JUNE 24TH, 2011
2011 – 2012 Big East Conference Video Preview
As referenced in last year’s pre-season preview, this always-powerful basketball conference has come a long way toward establishing a football pedigree since it rejected Penn State’s application for admittance in 1985. Under its current alignment, which has been in place for six seasons, the BIG EAST is a combined 186-79 SU in non-conference games (.7.....
JUNE 23RD, 2011
2011 NCAA Football Mid-Major Conference Preview
Over the past several college football seasons teams from some of the Mid-Major conferences have been able to make a significant impact on the BCS rankings. While no Mid-Major team has made it all the way to a national title game, programs such as TCU, Boise State, and Nevada have continued to gain national recognition as legitimate football powers. There.....
JUNE 18TH, 2011
2011-2012 College Bowl Game Schedule Announced
College football's bowl schedule has been released for the 2011-12 season, featuring 35 games in 23 days and ending with the Allstate BCS National Championship Game Jan. 9 in New Orleans. The bowl season will open Dec. 17 with three games -- the New Mexico Bowl, the uDrove Humanitarian Bowl and the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl -- the Football Bowl As.....