26 November 2016

Why LSU may come to regret the Ed Orgeron hire

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It's been two months since LSU was the first program to get on the coaching carousel after they fired Les Miles and now, they are the first team off it. Today they announced that interim coach Ed Orgeron will be getting the job on a full-time basis. This will be Orgeron's second head coaching gig in the SEC with the previous being a very unsuccessful three-year stint at Ole Miss.

Clearly after you fire a coach as successful as Miles has been, being a good program is not enough. Will Orgeron be able to take this program to the next level?

24 November 2016

2016-17 Bowl Projections: Week 13

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The college football season is quickly winding down so as the bowl picture continues to clear up, here are my bowl projections for Week 13.

23 November 2016

Fanatic Radio 11/22/16 - Turkeys of the Year

Fanatic Radio 11/22/16 - Turkeys of the Year: Happy Thanksgiving from Fanatic Radio. Our 2016 Turkeys of the Year. From the obscene to the moronic to the downright distasteful, Mike and Ben recap everything.

US Soccer has a new manager and vision, the NFL sucks at kicking field goals, the Redskins-Cowboys match up is game of the year and Ellen won a Presidential Medal of Freedom? We give thanks to the best week of college football and Flo's No Shave November Moustache!

22 November 2016

2016 NFL Predictions: Week 12

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Thanksgiving: the one day where the NFL doesn't seem to suck on Thursdays. There is a tripleheader of action this Thursday and then after we wake up from food comas and survive Black Friday, even more NFL action as we continue to sort out the playoff picture.

Who will win this week? Here are my predictions.

21 November 2016

2016 College Football Predictions: Week 13

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As we celebrate Thanksgiving as well as what is generally, in my opinion, the best week of football of the year, we get to enjoy some tremendous college games this week as the regular season winds down. Key conference contests are on tap across the nation, including the much-anticipated tilts in Pullman, Colorado Springs, Kalamazoo, Columbus, Tuscaloosa, Madison, Boulder, Tallahassee, Albuquerque and elsewhere.

Who will win this week? Here are my picks.

2016 NFL on Fox Announcers & Distribution: Week 12

It is Week 12 and that means football on Thanksgiving. Our friends at Fox Sports will be celebrating in Arlington this Thursday and then, they get to follow it up with the singleheader on Sunday. Teams in action this week on Fox include Washington and Dallas on Thursday and then the Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals Dolphins, Falcons, 49ers, Giants, Rams, Saints and Seahawks are in action on Sunday.

Which game will you be getting on your local Fox affiliate and who will be calling it? Let's find out for this week on the NFL on Fox.

2016 NFL on CBS Announcers & Distribution: Week 12

It is Week 12, that means Thanksgiving and that means football. Our friends at CBS Sports will be celebrating in Motown on Thursday and then, they will follow it up with the doubleheader on Sunday. The teams in action this week on CBS include Minnesota and Detroit on Thursday, followed up by the Bears, Bengals, Bills, Chargers, Jaguars, Jets, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders and Ravens on Sunday.

Which games will you be getting this week on your local CBS affiliates and who will be calling them? Let's find out for this week on the NFL on CBS.