Things We Learned in College

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    Things We Learned In College Week 1

    Maybe it’s just me, but it seems like opening weekend featured far better games and more competitive matchups than usual. More of this, please! Things We Learned In College Week 1...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 13

    Why can’t the last few weeks of the college football season last just a bit longer? Can you believe it’s almost over already? -The BCS race narrows further as Baylor lost...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 10

    So I didn’t miss anything in the second half of the Florida State-Miami game, did I?   -One of my favorite moments of the Seminoles’ game was watching Jameis Winston engage...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 9

    Did the college football schedule-making people purposely try to torment us yesterday by making sure all the games at 3:00 and 3:30 were terrible, and all the good ones were at 7:00 or...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 8: Upset Saturday Redux

    I hope I didn’t say anything last Sunday about how we wouldn’t see another weekend that exciting this season. Yeah, I know. I did. And apparently I lied. Upset #1 (Thursday night): UCF...

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    Things We Learned in College, Week 7: Upset Saturday

    Don’t even try to tell me you saw this coming!   -Did anyone outside of the Lone Star state give Texas a chance in this game? They outgained the Sooners 445-263,...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 6

    Giving my remote control and my thumb a rest this morning- at one point yesterday, I was attempting to watch three football games and a hockey game at the same time....

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    Things We Learned In College, Lane Kiffin FIRED!

    Is it just me, or was yesterday about as good as it gets?   -I was not among the people thinking an Ole Miss upset of Alabama was likely. I was...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 4

    If this week’s column is a little on the short side, I apologize; I’m going off the highlight shows today because I have family members who aren’t football people and think...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 2

    Before we begin the NFL round of drinking and tailgating, let’s get a nice big cup of coffee and go over what we learned on Saturday, shall we?   -Michigan State eked...

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    Things We Learned In College, Championship Week

    The regular season certainly went out with a bang! Several highly-anticipated matchups did not disappoint. Here’s what we learned: -Georgia gave Alabama everything they had, and were ultimately done in by...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 12

    And then there was one… -I don’t know what happened to the Kansas State defense last night. They had no answer for Baylor QB Nick Florence or any of his offensive...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 11

    -Let’s start with the biggest thing we learned yesterday: Alabama is not invincible. In the first quarter, the Tide did not have a first down. A&M was 5 for 5 on 3rd...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 10

    Isn’t it awesome when a good prime-time game (or a few of them) coincides with changing the clocks? Here’s what I learned while staying up past midnight and still getting a decent night’s...

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    Things We Learned In College, Week 8

    Is anyone else a bit depressed that the regular season is more than half over? Well, cheer up, we have several important Saturdays to go! Here’s what yesterday showed us: -Another...

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    What We Learned In College, Week 6

    Where do I even begin this week? -I cannot believe I’m saying this, but LSU’s offense looked better last year. I expected Mettenberger to be a much bigger upgrade at QB...

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    What We Learned In College, Week 3

    As expected, things got much more interesting in NCAA football this week. The handful of dud games were easily overlooked in favor of several exciting matchups and upsets. My Sunday morning...

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    What We Learned In College, Week 2

    This might be a little shorter than usual, as I was driving from Connecticut to Rochester and missed most of the noon games.   -Texas A&M is better than I expected. Yes,...

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    What We Learned In College in Week 1

    We all remember the first week of a new semester in college- here’s the syllabus, this is my attendance policy, this is when the exams are, these are the books you...