Monthly Archives: December 2016

Bracketology: Conferences Open With Classics

After a few extra days off for the teams, conference play opened with some classics.  First, we had Minnesota and Michigan State at The Barn in Minneapolis on Tuesday – by the way, an arena that is absolutely on my … Continue reading

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The Detroit Lions Need Some Pressure

That might look like a nonsense headline.  “The Detroit Lions need some pressure?”  What regular season situation could be more pressure-packed than a Sunday night game in Week 17 for the division?  The Lions will indeed face plenty of pressure … Continue reading

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Bracketology: The Big Ten Bunch

Who’s a contender and who’s a pretender in the Big Ten?  Right now, there are 7 teams from the conference bunched up between the 5 and 9 lines.  Indiana has wins against Kansas and North Carolina, but an overall weak … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Goodbye, Michigan State

Michigan State loses to Northeastern to fall out of the field. Meanwhile, Northwestern might be for real. Go figure. Continue reading

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Bracketology: Bad Times for Central Florida

What a great time of year to be in Orlando.  It’s probably about 70 degrees warmer there today than it is here in Ann Arbor.  You’ve got Disney and Universal.  You just can’t go wrong. Unless, that is, you’re the … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Baylor in the Lead

I had so much fun doing this last season that I set a goal for myself: make my first projection for the 2017 NCAA men’s tournament by the end of December 2016.  Well, I blew that deadline out of the … Continue reading

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New Year’s Six: The Final Projection

Michigan is a Top 4 team in the nation. But will they be rewarded with a spot in the College Football Playoff? Read on to find out what I think will happen. Continue reading

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