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Silver Bullet Points To The Rafters

It’s hump day, which means the mid-week linkage and notes from around the world of college sports. Buckeye 411 Dennis Hopson’s number hasn’t been retired by Ohio State. As someone who grew up in Ohio during his reign, I find that unbelievable… almost unforgivable. So, like a lot of other folks, I’m 100% behind the […]

National Championship Preview: Alabama -vs- LSU

It’s the eve of the most mythical of mythical national championship matchups. The game that no-one outside of the bible belt actually wanted to see again after the ugly 9-6 OT finish in the middle of the season. The matchup that brought to light questions as to why, exactly, Michigan was not allowed a rematch […]

2012 BCS National Championship: The Castaways

Updating an earlier post… Well, here we are, on the cusp of the “Hyperbole Bowl!!!1!1!!”. Alabama -vs- LSU; the game so great it had to be played twice. Granted, both LSU and Alabama are amazing teams, and deserve their top rankings. Each program is led by a coach that has won a national championship; with […]

Justice, Alabama, and the BCS: Part 2

This is the continuation of the article posted this morning looking at a solution to the current problems. Many people have spilled an incredible amount of ink over the years trying to determine a just system for selecting a national champion.  Our own Malibuckeye came up with his own system a while back and expounded […]

Justice, Alabama, and the BCS: Part 1

This is the first of a two part article on this year’s BCS problems. When you think of justice it obviously brings to mind the concepts of the court of law, lady justice, and a jury of your peers. Rarely do people consider justice in college football. They may use words like “fair” and “just” […]

LSU/Alabama- The Forgotten

This week, the hyperbole has kicked into full gear as the top two teams in the nation play each other in what must certainly be the “Game Of The Millennium!!1!11!!”. Granted, both LSU and Alabama are amazing teams, and deserve their top rankings. Each program is led by a coach that has won a national […]

Silver Bullet… um… BB Points

Quick hits from Friday/Saturday AM Buckeye News The players named in the SI Article met with the NCAA yesterday, and feels that there’s nothing for the student athletes to be worried about- “There is no scintilla of evidence related to 90 percent of those kids listed in the Sports Illustrated article that they did anything […]

Silver Bullet Points Gets More Ammunition

First glance at NLOID; both in Columbus and elsewheres. Buckeye 411 Tress Talk- Video from today’s Signing Day wrapup, in it’s entirety. Our friends over at 11 Warriors have it broken down even better with individual athlete interviews. Stylin’ and Profilin’- Best dressed recruit award goes to Ron Tanner, styling the bow tie and braces. […]

Is the NCAA hiding something with Alabama penalties?

In case you haven’t heard, Louisiana-Monroe beat Alabama in football two years ago.  So did Florida International. The victories were earned today when Alabama had a large hammer brought down on their heads, as sixteen different Alabama sports were found to be in violation of NCAA rules and regulations, and a massive amount of wins […]

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