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Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Bowl Season

Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Bowl Season

2013/12/14 at 4:09 pm 0 comments

The 2013 Heisman Trophy presentation kicks off tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET.  It’s only fitting that in one of the wildest seasons in recent memory, six finalists have made the trip to New York City for the first time since 1994. Let’s take a look at the Top 10 Heisman […]

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Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 14

Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 14

2013/11/27 at 4:00 am 0 comments

Heisman Trophy campaigns may be fed in September when star players feast on less-than-impressive non-conference competition, but true contenders often don’t start to shine until conference play in October and November.  That was the case for last year’s winner, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel, and former Baylor star signal-caller Robert […]

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Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 13

Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 13

2013/11/21 at 7:30 pm 1 comment

Heisman Trophy campaigns may be fed in September when star players feast on less-than-impressive non-conference competition, but true contenders often don’t start to shine until conference play in October and November.  That was the case for last year’s winner, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel, and former Baylor star signal-caller Robert […]

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Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 11

Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 11

2013/11/06 at 1:15 pm 2 comments

Heisman Trophy campaigns may be fed in September when star players feast on less-than-impressive non-conference competition, but true contenders often don’t start to shine until conference play in October and November.  That was the case for last year’s winner, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel, and former Baylor star signal-caller Robert […]

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Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 10

Heisman Watch 2013: Ranking Top 10 Contenders Entering Week 10

2013/10/31 at 10:00 am 1 comment

Heisman Trophy campaigns may be fed in September when star players feast on less-than-impressive non-conference competition, but true contenders often don’t start to shine until conference play in October and November.  That was the case for last year’s winner, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel, and former Baylor star signal-caller Robert […]

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Orange Bowl Rep Tells Northern Illinois “You Don’t Deserve To Be Here”

Orange Bowl Rep Tells Northern Illinois “You Don’t Deserve To Be Here”

2013/01/01 at 6:41 pm 0 comments

The Florida State Seminoles enter the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl as a 14-point favorite over the Northern Illinois Huskies. From the moment that this matchup was announced early last month, it’s been a rather sore subject.  The Huskies, who finished the season 12-1, recently received some added motivation. An exchange […]

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2013 BCS Bowls: Are They Great Matchups?

2013 BCS Bowls: Are They Great Matchups?

2012/12/03 at 3:02 am 3 comments

Everybody sure loves complaining around the Holidays and maybe that is because shopping for others is not that fun? I enjoy finding gifts for others and I think these five BCS bowls will end up as gifts regardless of their final scores. The experts have these five games all becoming […]

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2013 Orange Bowl: Was Northern Illinois BCS Worthy?

2013 Orange Bowl: Was Northern Illinois BCS Worthy?

2012/12/03 at 2:25 am 0 comments

The Huskies of Northern Illinois capped off their regular season with a dramatic double overtime victory over Kent State in the MAC title, 44-37. Instead of everybody congratulating the Huskies or talking about how they put together their best season in program history at 12-1, everybody is inappropriately bashing them. […]

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Northern Illinois vs. Kent State (MAC Championship): Orange you glad for the MAC?

Northern Illinois vs. Kent State (MAC Championship): Orange you glad for the MAC?

2012/11/27 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

Who would have thought way back during the preseason that we would have pair of 11-1 MAC team (division winners) with the chances of continuing their postseason with a BCS bowl at stake? The winner of this game will likely crack the top 16 and remain ahead of the Big […]

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2013 College Football New Year’s Day Bowl Projections

2012/11/27 at 12:47 am 0 comments

New Year’s Eve will only have four bowl games, but before you kiss the 2012 year goodbye do not forget about the excellent possibility of a LSU-Clemson Chick-Fil-A showdown in the Georgia Dome. After some adult beverages and some celebrating, New Year’s morning will arrive as it becomes arguably the […]

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