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College Football’s Week 10 BCS Projections

2012/10/29 at 12:20 am 0 comments

Follow @Dan Vasta and like Gridiron Grit on Facebook  Rose Bowl (Jan. 1, 5 p.m. Eastern, ESPN) Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Projected 11-1, fill-in for Pac-12) vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers (Projected 11-2, Big Ten champions) Dear lord, could you imagine the Irish playing in the grand daddy of them all? Now relax, you may [...]

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College Football’s Week 9 Projected BCS Bowls

2012/10/21 at 9:07 pm 3 comments

  Rose Bowl (Jan. 1) Nebraska Cornhuskers (Projected 11-2, Big Ten Champions) vs. USC Trojans (Projected 10-3, Pac-12 tie-in) I actually hope we Denard against the Trojans with Matt Barkley against that Maize & Blue defense. That in itself equals a boatload of points in what potentially could be one [...]

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College Football’s Week 8 Heisman Update

2012/10/21 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

Follow @Dan Vasta and like Gridiron Grit on Facebook  10. Montee Ball, Wisconsin Welcome back Kotter, I mean Montee Ball! 9. Seth Doege, Texas Tech This Red Raider is posting gaudy numbers (28 TD, 7 INT) right about now thanks to an offense that is playing their best ball at one of the [...]

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College Football’s Week 8 Updated BCS Projections

2012/10/15 at 2:03 am 0 comments

  Rose Bowl- January 1 (5 p.m. Eastern, ESPN) Michigan Wolverines (10-3, Projected Big Ten Champion) vs. USC Trojans (10-3, Projected Pac-12 tie-in) This game would be a filthy matchup and it would be a rematch from the 2007 Rose Bowl in which the Trojans suffocated the Maize and Blue, [...]

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Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning: Where Do They Rank Among The Greatest Ever?

2012/10/05 at 7:25 pm 0 comments

  When talking about the greatest quarterback in the history of the NFL names such as Joe Montana, Johnny Unitas, Dan Marino and perhaps Brett Favre come up. Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will be meeting up for the 13th time in their illustrious careers and they have never disappointed us [...]

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Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Miami FL Hurricanes College Football Week 6 Preview

2012/10/03 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

Follow @Dan Vasta Catholics against Convicts will bring back some memories from the classic days (1980s) where both storied programs were among America’s best. Luckily, the Irish look to be back and the Canes are not too far behind. So, Tommy Rees or Everett Golson? Who is the true leader [...]

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Danny V’s College Football Week 5 Updated BCS Predictions

2012/10/01 at 1:16 am 0 comments

  Follow @Dan Vasta Rose Bowl- Jan. 1 Oregon Ducks (12-1, Pac-12 Winner) vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers (10-3, Big Ten Winner) Seriously, who is going to win the Big Ten right now? Purdue may honestly win their division and pull off the shocker in Indianapolis, but Nebraska gets the slight edge [...]

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Baylor at West Virginia College Football Week 5 Preview: Will Geno Smith Remain Heisman Favorite?

2012/09/25 at 7:41 pm 0 comments

Baylor was not expected to compete in the much improved Big 12, but their offense looks like they won’t be far off from one season ago. Everybody questioned how much they would drop post-RGIII, but Nick Florence is an experienced leader that has the weapons around him to make the [...]

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Danny V’s NFL Power Rankings Week 3 Edition: Touchception

2012/09/24 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

What a weekend it was and many are absolutely going bonkers in the social media world over #Touchception and you cannot help but be praying to bring back the regular NFL officials. Russell Wilson threw the NFL’s first ever game-winning interception, and many of the current NFL stars are screaming [...]

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Danny V’s College Football Week 4 Updated BCS Projections

2012/09/24 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

The fourth weekend of college football was simply sensational and the BCS picture is slowly becoming more clear. However, there are still so many games that have yet to be played and the italicized matchups are all my BCS projections. Many of the teams below will be playing in their [...]

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