Tag Archives: ncaa football
JULY 20TH, 2011
2011 NCAA Football Conference Preview & Odds – The Big East
The Big East has always been considered one of the major conferences in college football, but its recent past has not always lived up to this billing. It has not been in the national title picture since Miami was still part of the conference and last year’s champion Connecticut, went into the Fiesta Bowl with an 8-4 record and got hammered by Oklahoma 48-2.....
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 5TH, 2011
NCAA College Football Division Futures – The ACC and SEC
The two major college conferences that are comprised of nation’s most prominent football programs on the East Coast are the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Southeast Conference. Each conference contains 12 schools and two divisions, so not only are there odds posted for each team in terms of winning a conference title, there are odds posted for each to w.....
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 25TH, 2011
2011 – 2012 Big 12 Conference Video Preview
In this wacky year, the Big Ten conference will have 12 teams and the Big 12 will have only ten after the departure of Colorado and Nebraska. The Big 12 landscape will change significantly without those two. Here is an early look at the college football betting odds for who in the Big 12 has the best chance to win the 2012 national championship. The O.....
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 13TH, 2011
2011 NCAA Football Major Conference Preview
The 2011 college football season does not kick-off for over two months, but the debate on which teams will come out on top in each of the six major conferences is in full swing. There have been a few shake ups this year with the Big 12 losing Nebraska to the Big Ten and Colorado to the newly expanded PAC-12. Utah also joined the PAC-12 from the Mountain West.....
JUNE 8TH, 2011
Terrelle Pryor Leaving Ohio State Buckeyes
The tumultuous offseason for the Ohio State Buckeyes just got a heck of a lot more tumultuous. On Tuesday, Terrelle Pryor announced that he was leaving Ohio State and likely turning pro in some form. Pryor was one of the hottest recruited players in the country just three seasons ago, making national headlines over the course of several weeks around Nationa.....