Week 15 News & Notes

By Phil Steele Louisville won 31-24 and thereby gave UCF the AAC crown and a BCS bid. For the 2nd year in a row the two teams went to OT. Teddy Bridgewater hit 23-37-255 and Brendon Kay 22-40-304. Cincinnati opened with an interception on the 3rd pl

College Surprise Fantasy POW - Week 15

By Phil Steele My QB’s of the Week Casey Cochran, Connecticut • Kevin Hogan, Stanford QB Casey Cochran (Connecticut) – Despite a tough season, things may be looking more positive heading into next year for UConn as they may have found their n

Week 14 News & Notes - Part 2

By Phil Steele BYU finished with a 492-363 yard edge although Nevada dominated the 1H of the game. UN took its opening drive 81/8pl for a td. BYU fumbled a punt at its 29 and UN got 1 FD but had a 38 yard FG blocked. BYU, on 4&8, was SOD at the

Week 14 News & Notes - Part 1

By Phil Steele Jordan Lynch broke his own FBS rushing record for QB’s with 321 yards and Northern Illinois had its first unbeaten regular season in 50 years. With temps in the teens, occasional snow fall and winds, NIU beat 1-10 Western Michigan 3

College Surprise Fantasy POW - Week 14

By Phil Steele My QB’s of the Week BJ Denker, Arizona • Marquise Williams, North Carolina • James Franklin, Missouri QB BJ Denker (Arizona) – In last week’s upset of Oregon, BJ Denker resembled more of a Heisman candidate than true conten

Week 13 News & Notes - Part 2

By Phil Steele Florida Atlantic continued to play well under their interim HC and had a 585-278 yard edge vs New Mexico St. FAU went 91/12pl for a td then blocked a punt for a td late 1Q, 14-0. On 3&11 they got a 64 yard td pass, 21-0. There wer

Week 13 News & Notes - Part 1

By Phil Steele There is 1.5 weeks left before their MAC East title game showdown vs Bowling Green and as you would expect from one of the MAC’s best, vs one of the weakest, Buffalo dominated with a 27-9 FD edge and 517-200 yard edge. Branden Olive

College Surprise Fantasy POW - Week 13

By Phil Steele My QB’s of the Week Matt Johnson, Bowling Green • Sean Schroeder, Hawaii • Clint Chelf, Oklahoma St QB Matt Johnson (Bowling Green) – When choosing this week’s fantasy QB’s Matt Johnson caught our eye almost immediately a

Week 12 News & Notes - Part 2

By Phil Steele Surprisingly both BYU and Idaho St had 22 FD’s but BYU’s FD’s were much more productive as they had a 578-287 yard edge in 22 seniors’ final home game. BYU led 59-10 and ISt went 78/11 getting a 26 yard FG with 7:06 left. Adam

Week 12 News & Notes - Part 1

By Phil Steele Toledo’s Kareem Hunt filled in ably with 186 yds rushing and 6.2 ypc. The final score and box score were a little misleading as Buffalo only lost by 10 and finished with 27-22 FD and 601-551 yd edges. The fact is that UT led this on