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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…

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’s put the “M” back in MNC

By Posted on: January 3rd, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 23 Comments »
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Just in case you start to wonder after reading a few paragraphs, YES, I am beside myself with glee that we are playing in the Bowl Championship Series National Championship Game. And I think we can come out on top as the recognized best team in college football for the 2013 season. I will also Continue Story…

The New Champions Bowl is Now the Old Sugar Bowl

By Posted on: November 6th, 2012 in Football, News 4 Comments »
New Orleans Super Dome will be the site of the new Champions Bowl.

“New Orleans and the Sugar Bowl are synonymous with post-season college football,” said SEC Commissioner Mike Slive Tuesday night. “We look forward to competing against the Big 12 as a new championship tradition begins on New Year’s Day.”That’s the way Slive described the Sugar Bowl’s historic position among college football’s premier bowls; when he made Continue Story…