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Writing On Wall For NCAA Amateur Status

By Posted on: March 18th, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article, Football 15 Comments »
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Yesterday, a lawsuit was filed in US federal court in yet another attempt to tear down the amateur distinction of big time college athletes at big time college institutions in an ultimate attempt to get fair compensation for student athletes in the respective multi-billion dollar industries in which they toil. This new suit, against the NCAA Continue Story…

More Rule Changes We’d Like to See

By Posted on: February 18th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 9 Comments »
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With Nick Saban and Brett Bielma drawing all the attention and flack for their endorsement against HUNH offenses, we believe at TET that not enough interest is being shown for legislating against some of the real problems of the game.  While other college football outlets might be reluctant to tackle these issues, we have no such compunction Continue Story…

ACC Looking to Ride Some SEC Coattails

By Posted on: February 11th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 14 Comments »
NCAA Football: BCS National Championship-Florida State vs Auburn

                                                                                                                       Image: CBS SportsLast week an interesting proposal came down from ACC commish John Swofford that the ACC, now considering the possibility of playing nine conference games, would forgo that extra contest and play eight if they could instead have each team schedule at least one SEC opponent every year. Also on the ACC’s wish list; Continue Story…

Crowded Conferences May Spell End For Divisions As We Know Them

By Posted on: January 28th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »
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The SEC was the first conference in the country to move to divisional play in 1992 to utilize an obscure NCAA rule that permitted a conference championship game to be added between the two divisional champs. It further dictates that each division must have an equal number of teams and that each team play every Continue Story…

2013 SEC Most Over and Under Hyped

By Posted on: January 21st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »
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Still waxing nostalgic for last season. We’ve quit cold-tukey for two weeks now. Spring ball can’t get here quick enough. I’ve seen a few lists hyping what we can expect from the upcoming season but I’m curious in retrospect what was hyped to us back in 2013-both over-hyped and under-hyped–in a variety of categories. Here’s the Continue Story…

2013 Takeaways

By Posted on: January 14th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                         Photo: Julie Bennett, AL.comIt’s been a week now since the loss to FSU in the BCS title game and I think I’m ready to talk about football again. While most of us have experienced some sort of self-exile from the topic, mine didn’t last as long as I feared it might. No matter how Continue Story…

Let A.J. and His Mom Root For Whoever They Want, Alabama and Auburn Fans

By Posted on: December 31st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 9 Comments »
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                                                                                   A friendship cast in bronze? USA Sports imagesNot since the WWI Christmas Truce have we seen such Yultide détente between the annals of mortal enemies, but apparently A.J. McCarron thinks it’s perfectly fine to root on the other team from Alabama in the BCS National Championship game next Monday night, and so does his mom, for that Continue Story…

The Eyes of Texas Are Upon You–and Your Coaches

By Posted on: December 17th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 10 Comments »
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                                                                    Just kidding….We’ve now entered the dead period of college football, between the conference championship games and the start of the bowl season, which is long on talk and short on play. There’s really only two subjects: who’s going to win the bowl games–especially the BCS title, and all the coaching fires and hires.  If Continue Story…