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The Week That Were: 11.8.14

It’s Monday, but it’s never too early to remember those who paid the price for our freedoms. They say that November is when you play for championships. That’s certainly the case when your media partner hypes your conference in such a way that your matchups in November will all be among ranked teams, right? But […]

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The Week That Were: 11.1.14

Today’s soundtrack is inspired by the weather, both in Columbus and out here on the west coast… November is when Champions are made. And that starts on day one, it seems. Actually, check that- the defending champs were able to rebound from a shaky start against the Papa John’s and continue their undefeated streak. For […]

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The Week That Were: 10.11.14

I don’t know what you did on your “Buckeye Idle Saturday”, but I headed into the great wilderness and didn’t get to watch any college football.  I know, right? BUT, you can bet that I have opinions and thoughts on another weekend of the greatest sport on the planet, so here goes… Oh, and your […]

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The Week That Were: 10.4.14

What a weekend.  Really only one choice for our soundtrack this Monday, which I’m sure will make someone very happy. Well. That was… something, wasn’t it? As you can see by all of the scarlet there on the right, it was one of those weekends where we remembered that the “any given Saturday” mantra of […]

tBBC Preview: Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl – Texas Christian vs. Michigan State

Texas Christian (7-5, 4-5 Big 12) vs. Michigan State (6-6, 3-5 B1G) December 29th, 2012, 10:15 PM ET ESPN   History: Despite the new name, this game should be a familiar one for most college football fans these days. Originally named the Copper Bowl, it was formed in 1989 and originally saw a random assortment […]

tBBC Conference Calvalcade: Big 12

We continue the journey across the nation to get you ready for kickoff in less than two weeks. Today, Gary weighs in on the newest incarnation of the Big 12 conference. With all the Conference re-aligning going on it has been tough to keep track of what team is going where. Many conferences are taking […]

Silver Bullet Points Has Enough Ties

Just a friendly warning that there are only four more days to borrow money from your pops so you can buy him a gift. If you’re looking for ideas, check our friends at The Buckeye Room… And now, the news. Buckeye 411 We Hardly New Ye- Well, it wasn’t news to us, as we’d heard […]

2011 Poinsettia Bowl: TCU -vs- Louisiana Tech

You know what helps most people get past hump day? A great college football bowl game! Well, a better than average one, to be honest. The Basics: 8:00 PM ET on ESPN, from San Diego. TCU (10-2, 7-0 MWC) and Marshall (8-4, 6-1 WAC). The History: If you ever doubted that bowls were about money […]

Picks for the Weak: Week 9

The picks return to the BBC after the interminable bye-week! The last time we saw our intrepid pickers, Eric had the lead over Mali by two games. During week 6, our players came out with the following records: Joe D: 4-6, Mali: 7-3, Jim: 5-5, Joe L: 8-2, Eric: 5-5, Chris: 6-4, Robby: 8-2 With […]

Silver Bullet Points Protects Honu

Notes from Tuesday’s Ohio State press conference and around the realm of college sports. No soundtrack today, but we’re totally shopping for a El Camino. Buckeye 411 Injury update: Braxton practiced, and by all reports looked “fine”, although he took it easy after the initial burst. Coaches will continue to monitor, but according to the […]

Picks For The Weak: Week 6

I’m pretty sure that was the worst week of College Football picks for this crew in the five years of it’s existence. Maybe I’m over-exaggerating, but 75% of those who help me out with our Picks were at 0-5 as we headed into the evening on Saturday. Thanks to the Mustangs, I picked up some […]

The Week That Were: 9.2.11

Welcome back to tBBC’s weekly wrapup- random thoughts, snarky observations, random hyperlinks, and occasionally intelligent insight from the weekend in college football.  As always, we aspire to bring you the best soundtracks to help you enjoy the words and pictures… so here we go- thanks to

Picks of the Weak: 2011 Week One

The turning of the leaves, the smell of fresh grilled dogs, the crack of a cold beer, and the blinding of the college football fans’ eyes by the uniforms so beloved by the players of one of the best sports in the world. Florescent shoes, designs within designs, and 4 different helmets per team. College […]

Silver Bullet Points Gets Musical

Stuff from around the webs, some Buckeye, some not. And yeah… I decided to jump in the old wayback machine and get out my highschool albums for this one. Little Sister, hit the stage. She can’t help it, she’s coming of age: Lots of TCU billboards around Columbus these days, taking a shot at President […]

Rose Bowl: Texas Christian vs. Wisconsin

Don’t forget to join us on Saturday for our All Day Livechat! Unless you’d rather take down your Christmas Tree… Grandaddy of them all… TCU (12-0) vs. Wisconsin (11-1) Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio, Pasadena, CA History The history of the Rose Bowl speaks for itself, and is known as “The Grandaddy of them all” for a reason.  […]

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