Click Chorus: Nov. 16, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Methodist Ladies College attendee Isla Fisher. She was also perdy on Bored to Death this week. ***** • CBS’s Brett McMurphy thinks Penn State could have a hard time finding an enthusiastic bowl invite. • CBS’s Bruce Feldman ranks the country’s top ten freshmen. • Urban Meyer wants no part of the Arizona job. • Arkansas WR/PR Joe Adams is eternally trolling on special teams. • ESPN’s Ted Miller takes a closer look at new Washington State QB Connor Halliday. • Butch Davis had no idea that former assistant John Blake was chummy . . .
Click Chorus: Nov 1, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Amy Adams, who, despite not going to college, is still pleasant enough to look at and gets to hang out with Muppets. School’s overrated, kids. ***** • CBS’s Dennis Dodd examines Notre Dame and realignment. • West Virginia is suing the Big East. • USC coach Lane Kiffin is out 10k for his comments re: Pac-12 refs. • USC S T.J. McDonald is out a half for his involvement in a dubious Stanford decapitation attempt. • USA Today asks if ESPN controls conference realignment. • ESPN’s Pat Forde is now officially Yahoo!!!!!!’s Pat . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 31, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by James Brown, which makes today’s simple list of links far funkier than it deserves to be. ***** • CBS’s Bruce Feldman puts a tidy bow on the weekend’s action. • Ditto for SI.com’s Stewart Mandel. And his goes into quadruple overtime. • Take a look at the AP ballot of CBS’s Brett McMurphy. Do it. • Now that we’ve reached November, SB Nation’s Bill Connelly makes some second impressions on his early season thoughts. • ESPN‘s bloggers have conference race updates, power rankings, BCS reactions, bowl projections, and review what they learned. Whew. . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 21, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Alison Brie, proud California Institute of the Arts graduate, and, for my money, one of the better ways to begin a weekend. ***** • CBS‘s Brett McMurphy and Bruce Feldman have week 8 picks. • Things got interesting before last night’s UCLA/Arizona halftime in a fake ref/streaking/brawl kind of way. • SB Nation’s Bill Connelly makes you smarter every time. Take advantage. • Free Connolly USC/ND preview. Just that easy. • ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg talks to Nebraska LB Lavonte David. • ESPN‘s bloggers debate USC vs Notre Dame. When two unranked rivals meet, . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 17, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Regis University attendee Bill Murray, because he’s Bill Murray and that’s good enough. ***** • CBS’s Bruce Feldman checks in with his Monday “Big Picture” column. He has many (earned) kind words for Miami QB Jacory Harris. • The first BCS Standings are here!!! • ESPN‘s bloggers have power rankings and bowl projections and what they learned, oh my! • ESPN’s Mark Schlabach has an early Wisconsin-Michigan State preview. • SB Nation’s Spencer Hall has his Week 7 SitRep. Read it. • SI.com’s Stewart Mandel doesn’t just do regulation. He does OVERTIME. • . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 7, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Steve Jobs, Reed College attendee. ***** • Oregon beat Cal. LaMichael James‘s elbow popped out before James himself popped it back in. He’s more of a man than you or I will ever be. • Cal fans react to the third quarter Oregon onslaught. • TCU is going to the Big 12. Probably. • CBS’s Dennis Dodd has a weekend watch list and other such musings. • CBS’s Bryan Fischer says there’s nothing quite like Texas football. Well okay, then. • Watch Western Michigan. They’re not that bad. Seriously. • Stanford‘s punter has a . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 5, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Milhouse van Houten, who may no longer exist after the spring. More like Thrillhouse, amiright? ***** • Alabama and LSU haven’t even played once yet and CBS’s Brett McMurphy wonders if they could play again in the BCS National Championship. He sees things. • USC‘s defense is good to go, says coordinator possibly not watching USC games. • ESPN B1G blogger Brian Bennett believes in Michigan, or at least offers reasons as to why you should. • Washington State coach Paul Wulff and UCLA’s Rick Neuheisel are headed in “different directions.” • The . . .
Click Chorus: Oct 4, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Concordia University (Toronto) attendee Will Arnett. Arnett’s dropping out eventually led to me getting more Arrested Development, so kudos, sir. ***** • The trio of Ohio State players expected to return from their suspensions… were suspended again. So close! • Connor Shaw is your new South Carolina starting QB. RIP Gamecock fun. • SB Nation’s Spencer Hall goes all A to Z on the week. • Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt said a recruit flip-flopped from Ole Miss to Auburn because it was “business.” Fun. • ESPN has pertinent Stanford questions. • Wild . . .
Click Chorus: Sept 26, 2011
Today’s Chorus is brought to you by NYU graduate and Parks and Rec person Aubrey Plaza. So very glad to have her back on my Thursdays. ***** • The Arizona Republic is following BCS money. This could get derrrrrty. • CBS’s Bruce Feldman has deserved praise for LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu, who’s now officially “The Honey Badger.” • Toledo wants its (SHADY) loss to Syracuse reversed. Seems futile. • Texas A&M has officially joined the SEC. • Minnesota coach Jerry Kill suffered another seizure and readmitted himself to the hospital. Time will be taken to hopefully get all straightened out. . . .