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College Football Semi-Finals MegaCast sounds lackluster compared to previous years.

ESPN/ABC is in control of most of the bowl schedule. This control includes television broadcasting 35 games out of the total 40 bowl games on television. [The remaining 5 are split between two networks. CBS and CBSSN have 3 games … Continue reading

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Coaches Film Room ESPN CFB Playoff Semifinal

I have expressed my preference for the ESPN Megacast during the College Football Playoff. I give all props to CBS who invented the concept during the NCAA Basketball Final Four coverage. I find it hard to believe that fans, true … Continue reading

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Is this a new bowl game dilemma?

Bowl games are a business. Most businesses come with a lot of contracts. But are bowl games going to have to produce some new contracts to face the reality of the economics of hosting football games. The number of NFL … Continue reading

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Why I don’t Like Polls 2016 Week 1

It Begins Again! And the Polls continue to let the college football fan down. It is just the first weekend of college football. The polls are already a disaster. I have a personal metric about the polls with respect to … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 13

I will continue to write about my favorite subject=college football. Primarily because I enjoy the game. It is the one sport that gets as much coverage during the season. Basketball being next. But the single game per week brings both … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 12

I will continue with the weekly wrap-up. Primarily because the playoff committee continues to make bad choices in their ranking system as we enter Week 12. Next week is the last week for completely regular competition. Week 14 will have … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 11

I have been doing this individually as if these games don’t interact. Plus personally I was able to type as I watched. But I have to comment on the full width and breadth of the college game at the highest … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 26

Michigan State has been an undervalued team for the past few years. I think a playoff system in 2013 might have shown Sparty to be the top team in the nation. They settled for a Rose Bowl Win over Stanford … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 24

This is the first week that the playoff committee has released their own rankings. It is 10 weeks into the college football season. Majority of teams have played 8 games. They likely only have 4 more games left in the … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 23

In week 8, Miami suffered its worse loss in school history. They also lost their coach. But in Week 9; they found a way to win. And it was a crazy way to win. 22nd rank Duke lost to Miami … Continue reading

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