Tag Archives: Ohio State Buckeyes

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 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 22

It happened again. I wondered if maybe Week 9 it was too late in the season to have unranked teams beating top 25 teams. I was wondering if there is still fight left in all the teams taking the field. … Continue reading

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A pass for the polls 2

Week 7 had a slew of matchups within the top 25. (#17) Iowa 40 points beat (#20) Northwestern 10 points. These are solid teams. They are both going have good seasons. They will also both be overlooked by the committee. … Continue reading

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