Date archive for July, 2019
By BoCarter On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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College Football-Baseball Stars Offer Many Surprises

Did you know that NFF College Hall of Fame member and chair of the Bard of Trustees Archie Manning once starred both as a football quarterback and a baseball shortstop at Ole Miss? And that in 1972 Manning’s More...

By BoCarter On Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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College Football Notes – July 28, 2019

The NFF & College Hall of Fame also denoted that venerable University of Alabama broadcaster Eli Gold will be the recipient of the 2019 NFF Chris Schenkel Award. He officially will be honored Dec. 10 during More...

By BoCarter On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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All-Time Big Ten Conference Series Records Vs. FBS Opponents (Through 2018 Season)

All-Time Big Ten Conference Football Series Records (Through 2018 Season) (Totals Include Maryland and Rutgers Series Listed in 2nd Set of Columns)  Opponent      UI   IU   IO    MIC  MSU   MIN  More...

By Dan M On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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Decision time as Trade dealine nears

BY DIC HUMPHREY DHUMPHREY24@GMAIL.COM Member United States Basketball Writers Association The trade deadline is just days away, and the Rangers’ course of action has become crystal clear. The first nine games More...

By BoCarter On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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College Football Notes – July 22, 2019

NFF president/CEO Steve Hatchell and NFF COO Matthew Sign addressed media at four different conference preseason media sessions last week…Dallas-Fort Worth area coaches weighed in on the possibility of payments More...

By BoCarter On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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25th Football Season, Grid Media Days Celebrate Solid Bowl Success, Parity in Conference USA

25th Football Season, Grid Media Days Celebrate Solid Bowl Success, Parity in Conference USA FRISCO, Texas – Parity seems to be the byword among Conference USA football coaches and administrators as the historic More...

By Dan M On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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Hopes of a playoff berth on life support

BY DIC HUMPHREY DHUMPHREY24@GMAIL.COM Member United States Basketball Writers Association ARLINGTON, Texas – Maybe! On June 28, the Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg to tie the Rays for the number More...

By BoCarter On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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24th Annual Big 12 Conference Football Media Days

Day 2 of 24th Annual Big 12 Conference Football Media Days Has Coaches Talking Defense (Huh?) By Bo Carter (bo@sportspedia.com) ARLINGTON, Texas – For a conference, which prides itself on entertaining, More...

By BoCarter On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
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24th Annual Big 12 Conference Football Media Days Highlight Oklahoma’s Coach Riley, Sooners Dominance

ARLINGTON, Texas – It is a long way from the West Texas hamlet of Muleshoe, Texas (population 5,158) to Norman, Okla. – actually, 373 miles and a hearty, six-hours-plus drive overland. But it has proven to More...

By BoCarter On Sunday, July 14th, 2019
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College Football Notes – July 1, 2019

College Football Notes By Bo Carter NFF College Hall of Fame members 2019 inductee Lorenzo White of Michigan State, Tom Osborne of Nebraska and Barry Alvarez of Wisconsin will be honored attendees at the More...