Orgins of the BCS – How College Football Got in This Mess
The BCS went through several stages throughout the 90’s before it became the bane of college football fans. The founders did not expect a system designed to crown a true national champion could cause so much controversy.When Will College Football Have a Playoff?
The only question now that most football fans have in mind is that – will there be a playoff in reality? Some of them may consider it as a dream especially the BCS opponents. Currently, the BCS has a television contract through 2013. And the BCS feels no pressure to change before or after that date.Why is the BCS Still Around? Maybe it Works
The BCS Rankings are debated every year, but the system itself is what is despised. Why does the BCS still run college football? Does it work? Maybe it is not as evil as the fans and media claim it is.Graham Harrell Deserves to Get an NFL Opportunity
Graham Harrell was one of the best quarterbacks in college football last season, and a legitimate contender for the Heisman Trophy. But no NFL team seems to want him. There are stick answers for that, but Harrell has some qualities that should allow him to beat the odds, either with the Cleveland Browns, who gave him a tryout, or some other team who takes the chance.Colt Quarterback Manning Isn’t a Happy Camper
Peyton Manning, who won last year’s MVP award, is upset at the confusion created by coaching movement in the Indianapolis Colts organization. The uncertainty surrounding two key offensive assistants will bleed into training camp, and that could affect this team, which is in the ultra-competitive AFC South.College Football – BCS Explained
Replacing what was known as the Bowl Alliance, the Bowl Championship Series is the most recent effort to crown a National Champion. The Conference commissioners and the Notre Dame AD are the administrators of the BCS. Through a rating system that identifies the teams who are to play each other at the end of the season for the National Championship are the two teams who got the highest ratings.Think the Pistol is Just a One-Back Offense?
In 2004 Nevada Wolf Pack Football Coach debuted and new offense, the Pistol Offense is what he called it. When Ault created the Pistol Offense he designed it as a single back running attack. Taking from the I formations and spread formation they invented what is now the Pistol Offense.Why Heyward-Bey Will Be a Better Pro Than Crabtree
When analysing the Raiders selection of Darrius Heywaryd-Bey I choose to be more open minded about the selection than many in the Raider Nation have proved to be. My only beef with the Raiders concerning this pick is the fact that they could have traded down numerous spots to get Heyward-Bey so I greatly question his value at number 7 overall. However, in terms of all of these receivers coming into the NFL from college nobody and I stress NOBODY knows how this will all play out.Raiders’ Blueprint For Success in 2009
Historically, it is no secret that Al Davis has been noted for his love of the bomb. Tell Cliff Branch to run as fast as he can and let Ken Stabler and Jim Plunkett throw it as far as they can and hope for the best. For years this worked but the 2009 Raiders offense will prove to be far different than from era’s gone by.Should Michael Vick Be Allowed to Play in the NFL Again?
If we analyze his character there are definitely some questions that need to be addressed. Why did he lie repeatedly to Goddell? Don’t we wish we could have been behind those closed doors when Michael Vick and Atlanta Falcon’s owner Arthur Blank had those discussions?Advanced Level Football Betting
If you are starting to get serious about betting on football, you are probably ready to take a look at some of the more advanced wagers, tips, and information that can help you come out with more money. We are going to take a look at some of that information in this article.