Archive for June, 2009

Ten College Football Personalities We Can Do Without

By Posted on: June 18th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 Make it stop! Today we continue looking at the best and worst television personalities in college football. Many of you had some great comments from Monday’s post and pointed out a few good ones that were left off the list – Jill Arrington being the biggest omission.  We’ll finish up by looking at the ten worst television Continue Story…

Full Moon on Rocky Top!

By Posted on: June 18th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Time now for another in the series of previews of 2009 Auburn football opponents. On October 3rd, Auburn travels to Knoxville Tennessee, under the light of a nearly full moon, to play the Tennessee Volunteers, in both squads’ 5th game of the season. There are many similarities in the two teams, leading up Continue Story…

Which States Have the Best One-Two Punch of Teams in CFB History?

By Posted on: June 15th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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(Editor’s Note: This thread is an update of one I did  about a year and a half ago, back in my early days of contributing to this blog. I’ve updated and simplified it somewhat.) Exactly which state has the best tandem of teams in the college football historically? Could it be the larger states, or maybe the states with Continue Story…

Top 10 College Revenue-Producing Football Programs

By Posted on: June 15th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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As found on every team’s who was included blog today, Street and Smith SportsBusiness Journal came out with their lists of the top revenue producing athletic programs in the country and the top football-only revenue producing programs. Since S&S SBJ is a subsriber site, the link above goes to the story on Mr. SEC.com. No surprise that SEC teams Continue Story…

Ten Television Personalities That Make College Football Great

By Posted on: June 15th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 The best to ever walk the sideline? Without question. My wife likes to joke that Chris, Kirk and Lee of ESPN GameDay moves in with us in late August and refuses to leave until early January. There’s a lot of truth to that statement. When you stop and think about it, the television personalities that invade our Continue Story…

Sunday Edition: Around the Auburn Nation and the SEC

By Posted on: June 14th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Good Sunday morning to you. Looking around the internet today there’s a good interview with Auburn Basketball Coach Jeff Lebo, who tells theOpelika-Auburn News that he’s still not over being snubbed by the NCAA.Athlon’s does a profile on Gene Chizik and ESPN makes a push for Auburn to face Notre Dame. Check out the links below… Fantasy 2009 nonconference Continue Story…

Never Happened…

By Posted on: June 13th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Around the Auburn Nation and the SEC…

By Posted on: June 13th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

It’s a pretty quiet weekend on the college football front with the exception of all the whining taking place to the northwest of us. There are some good stories floating around the world wide web this morning. ESPN does an interesting ACC vs. SEC Mythical challenge. My friend Joel over at Rocky Top Talk looks at the Continue Story…