Archive for November, 2011

College Football Picks Ranked Teams 11-26-2011

By joelb | November 23rd, 2011

The car wreck was avoided and things when alright this past weekend with the picks.  How ever some how I missed picking another game of ranked teams.   Maybe it was because it involved USC and since they can not go to a bowl this year I just removed the ranking from them in my […]

College Football Picks Ranked Teams 11-19-2011

By joelb | November 19th, 2011

It was  a rough week for the picks last week.  Did anyone get the number of that truck that hit us last week? In the first game Stanford decided that they were just going to be declared the winner of each game this year and forgot that Oregon had an explosive offense and a defense […]

College Football Picks Ranked Teams 11-12-2011

By joelb | November 11th, 2011

Amazingly we had a very good week last week.  Really who would have thought that Alabama would miss 4 field goals in this years game of the Century.  We had LSU winning in a close one.  It was close and a lot lower scoring than I had thought it was going to be.  Either both […]

More on the NBA Fail

By joelb | November 8th, 2011

Players rejected today the Owners 50-50 split of revenue.  That seems a bit strange in a league that is just squeaking by financially.   I am not saying that the Owners do not bear some of the blame for the current state of the league but the Players are not living in this world with what they […]

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Why are we letting ESPN control College Sports?

By gordyb | November 4th, 2011

It should be fairly obvious that ESPN is totally controlling the set-up of the NCAA Athlettic conferences by now! And not in the interest of College Athletics, which if we let them continue this wonderful athletic pursuit will be forever gone as we have known it. ABC aspires to control everything from our National Politics […]

Sports Seasons that are too long

By joelb | November 3rd, 2011

How many times are you excited for a sports season to start but by the end of it you just can’t wait for it to be over or just give up on it and think that it has already been over for a while? In the name of greed many of the Professional sports leagues […]

College Football Picks Ranked Teams 11-5-2011

By joelb | November 3rd, 2011

You win some and you lose some.  Here at the picks we did just that last week. In the first game we picked Oklahoma to take care of business and rout Kansas State.  Oklahoma surpassed what we expected to happen and pasted Kansas State.  The final score Oklahoma 58 Kansas State 17.  Picks for the […]