September 5, 2022
College Football Week 1 Takeaways: How Happy Are You with Your New Coach?
Let’s circle back to the storyline that dominated the early offseason — all those new head coaches. After a single game of action, how do their fan bases feel? Yes, it’s definitely way too early to form any rational thoughts about these guys. And? Last I checked, rationality had no place in college football. Let the rampant, unfounded speculation begin.
September 2, 2022
What College Football Games Are On TV? (Week 1)
The preseason picks and previews, the endless speculation, a product of the lengthy months we endure without the sport we love. Week 1 is our first chance to see whether any of it was true. But while it provides data, Week 1 also distorts the eventual truth.
September 1, 2022
College Football Week 1 Betting Picks
So, about last week. In hindsight, I could’ve saved myself about 250 words on Nebraska. The Huskers are, in the famous words of Denny Green, exactly who we thought they were. And alas, I let Scott Frost off the hook. Thankfully for Northwestern fans, Pat Fizgerald did not. The Cats looked good in Ireland and ...
August 31, 2022
Sneaky Stats for Week 1 of the 2022 College Football Season
Welcome to the Week 1 edition of the 2022 Sneaky Stats series! If you joined us last week for Week 0 or at all last year, you already know the drill. The Sneaky Stats series is your one-stop shop for all the most intriguing, predictive, goofy, and perhaps “sneaky” stats that define the biggest matchups ...
August 29, 2022
College Football Week 0 Takeaways: Northwestern vs. Nebraska was… fun?
We all reach points in life when we have to take a good, long look in the mirror and ask ourselves who we are deep down. I had one such moment Saturday afternoon when I felt a knot in my stomach that could only be attributed to a deep, incurable sickness of the mind and ...
August 24, 2022
Sneaky Stats for Week 0 of the 2022 College Football Season
Welcome to the first edition of the 2022 Sneaky Stats series! If you joined us last year, you already know the drill. The Sneaky Stats series is your one-stop shop for all the most intriguing, predictive, goofy, and perhaps “sneaky” stats that define the biggest matchups of the college football season! We normally spend some ...