Football, fugitives, and fake Bacardi

The host team said it won because its opponents walked off the field. . The visitors said they won because the other team cheated. . One thing they both agreed was that the visiting coach better high-tail it out of town  after he pulled his team from the field in the first quarter. . That … Continue reading Football, fugitives, and fake Bacardi

Practiced and Quick … our interview with Jeremy St. Louis, game anchor for beIN Sports Television

Jeremy St. Louis and Donovan McNabb are the centerpieces for beIN Sports coverage of Conference USA football games this season. I knew he was fast; practiced and quick.  Like a gunslinger. As the time neared for my telephone interview with beIN SPORTS anchorman Jeremy St. Louis (LOO-ee), it felt like high noon and when the … Continue reading Practiced and Quick … our interview with Jeremy St. Louis, game anchor for beIN Sports Television

Climbers and Decliners: How did your conference do in 2018?

Conference Rankings 2018 by bobby albrant Now that 2018 is in the books, what can we expect next season? One way to begin unraveling that complex string of factors is to take a look at how conferences progressed or declined in the past year.  For the Savvy Index prediction model, the conference-value data is vital … Continue reading Climbers and Decliners: How did your conference do in 2018?

2018 preview: Mid American Conference

  1.   Ohio Legendary coach (and Nebraska Hall of Fame) Frank Solich has been at Ohio University for 13 years and is the fifth-longest tenured head football coach in the FBS.  In that time, he's piled up 96 wins and eight bowl appearances. That's not bad considering the Bobcats had only been to two bowl … Continue reading 2018 preview: Mid American Conference