Monthly Archives: September 2015

Why I don’t like polls 6

What a doozy!?!? Now all things being equal and in the interest of full disclosure; I do not like Alabama. I never have. I never will. I root against them always. I will also say that Nick Saban is a … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 5

Stanford beat USC 41-31. Which is odd since USC was ranked 6. Stanford slipped from the polls after a week 1 loss. A loss that was well deserved. Amplifying USC’s loss to the Cardinal. How do these losses happen? This … Continue reading

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Why polls are sometimes correct 1

Michigan State beat Oregon 31-28. Great early game against two good teams. This was still to be expected. The number 5 team should be the number 7 team. This was how it is supposed to work. Great game. This is … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 4

Unranked BYU beat number 20 Boise State. BYU 35 – Boise State 24. Boise State has a legitimate track record of solid football. For the last 15 seasons; the Broncos have put a quality team on the field. Every play. … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 3

I didn’t see this game but unranked Toledo was able to score 16 points on the 18th ranked Arkansas who could only manage 12. The Razorbacks needed 5 points in the 4th quarter to get into double digits. How does … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 2

Texas A&M beat Arizona State 38 – 24. It was still close at halftime. But the second half, A&M just pulled away from the Sun Devils. Why is Texas A&M the unranked team? Why is Arizona St ranked 15? What … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 1

Northwestern just beat Stanford 16 – 6. Stanford is ranked number 21 in the country. Northwestern has won 10 games over the past two seasons. Seriously !?! I am not taking anything away from Northwestern. They played a wonderful game. … Continue reading

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