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College Football Playoff: A Surprise Team Will Make It

Ah, it’s that time of year again where great food fills my stomach, family fills my heart, and football fills my mind (and nearly all of my TV-watching time).  We’re headed towards another edition of the College Football Playoff and … 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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The New Year’s Six: Who’s In?

Which teams will make it to the New Year’s Six bowl games, and why? Here’s analysis and predictions of what will happen in college football the next two weekends, and how that will affect the landscape of the College Football playoff. Continue reading

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Fire Jim Caldwell, But Don’t Stop There

I have supported Jim Caldwell but he lost me last night. The play calling was unacceptable after the Lions took a 17-0 lead, and the strategy on the final play was mind-boggling. Martha Ford must continue the firings that began last month, and remove the entire coaching staff and front office at season’s end. Continue reading

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Was Darrell Bevell Thinking At All?

I am going to start this off by channeling one of my favorite sports announcers, Bill Walton.  “What was Darrell Bevell thinking?  Was he thinking at all?!” Darrell Bevell, as you probably know by now if you didn’t already, is … Continue reading

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Shockingly, the Lions Lost a Playoff Game

First, the big picture.  I predicted that the Lions would go 8-8 this season, which was consistent with nearly all of the predictions I saw.  With that in consideration, they exceeded my expectations.  The 7-1 home record made it a … Continue reading

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1st and 10: Thoughts on the Lions’ Opener

Sunday’s opener against the Vikings was about a lot of things for the Lions.  But more than anything, it was about Reggie.  As in Reggie Bush.  The Lions made a lot of noise during free agent signings this past spring … Continue reading

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Yes, I’m a Long-Suffering Lions Fan

I’m ashamed to admit it, but I’m a diehard Lions fan.  I have been for years.  Since I was 8.  Here’s a funny story about that: the year I got into football, 1991, the Lions were good.  They went 12-4 … Continue reading

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