Opponent Watch: Snooze Edition


Who To Watch Louisville at Virginia (Sat 12:30pm ET ESPN - Gameplan) Following the loss of QB Teddy Bridgewater to the NFL and coach Charlie Strong to Texas, Louisville has opted for Bobby Petrino 2.0. The offense seems potent enough, although their two tests thus far have been a substandard Miami Hurricane squad and a Murray State...I want to say... "team"? I'm not sure if Virginia is a worthy adversary, but they hung with UCLA (who sportswriters seem to think can contend in the … [Read more...]

#HLSrecap Top 25: Michigan Game Recap

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Here are your @andrewwinn stats for this week's #HLSrecap  -- 266 tweets from 146 contributors, with 103 first-timers making the cut this week. We now have over 230 unique contributors to at least one #HLSrecap this year. As you know, each week we present the following highly-coveted (and yet totally arbitrary) accolades: Brick Helmet Stickers #HLSrecap Top 25 #HLSrecap MVP Here now is our Athletic Director, @FakeSwarbrick, who just dispatched a cleaning crew to the Stadium … [Read more...]

TCB Poll: Week 2 Reactions

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Beginning in 2014, a playoff selection committee will determine which four college football teams play for the national title. Some are skeptical of the committee, so we -- the Elvii of college football -- have joined together to present our weekly playoff nominations. We call it the T.C.B. Poll. … [Read more...]

Opponent Watch: West Coast Appetizer


Who To Watch USC at Stanford (Sat 3:30pm ET, ABC) Week 2 doesn't have much to offer, and your Saturday primetime is already booked with Notre Dame vs. Michigan, so I'll recommend a matchup of two future ND opponents. Out west on The Farm, see Steve Sarkisian in his first true road test against David Shaw's Cardinal. … [Read more...]