Picking the National Champion September 26th, 2005 @ 4:08 pm PDT
There’s an excellent excerpt from ESPN College Football Encyclopedia: The Complete History of the Game on the ESPN site right now. It’s the story of how the BCS was born and the history of the college football polling system. Go read it!
Ref Reassigned September 13th, 2005 @ 8:22 am PDT
Remember the bad calls in last year’s big game? The Southeastern Conference official who received death threats after a controversial penalty in last year’s Florida-Tennessee game has been removed from Saturday’s rematch, Florida Today reported. Moreau made the personal foul call on Florida receiver Dallas Baker in the closing moments of Tennessee’s 30-28 win in […]
Go Quahogs! (Part II) August 20th, 2005 @ 5:14 pm PDT
from extendedabstract.com‘s rejected letter to the editor of the UMass Daily Collegian We can immediately think of some great chants for athletic events like “Go Hogs, Go Hogs, Go Hogs.” We could even use our arms while we chant to simulate the closing of the clam shell – much like the Florida Gators do. And […]
Bobby Bowden Syndrome June 16th, 2005 @ 8:43 am PDT
“Suspended Florida State quarterback Wyatt Sexton was taken to a Tallahassee hospital on Monday evening by local police after causing a disturbance in the street, then identifying himself to police as ‘God’ and the ‘son of God.’ Sexton was not arrested.”
The End of an Era May 29th, 2005 @ 1:34 pm PDT
A horrible development
Arrested Development April 18th, 2005 @ 6:11 am PDT
Two South Carolina football players were arrested early Sunday and charged with simple marijuana possession, raising the total number of Gamecocks arrested since the end of last season to 11.
Blown Call Kills Gators September 20th, 2004 @ 9:32 am PDT
Head of SEC Officials Admits Timing Mistake in Vols’ Win over Florida The Southeastern Conference’s supervisor of officials said Sunday the crew working the Tennessee-Florida game erred in handling the clock, allowing the Volunteers more time on their final drive, which ended with a game-winning field goal. The mistake occurred when Florida receiver Dallas Baker […]
Saturday Night Heartbreak September 19th, 2004 @ 12:02 pm PDT
“It was a game of close calls, tipped balls that went for touchdowns, kicks that slid wide of goalposts. But in the end, it came down to one call and one huge mistake for Florida. Saturday night was the first two seasons in microcosm. When you think they’re done, they rally. When you think they’ve […]
Gator Game Rescheduled! September 2nd, 2004 @ 3:23 pm PDT
Florida Game Rescheduled The University of Florida’s season-opening football game with Middle Tennessee State University has been moved to October 16th due to the potential impact of Hurricane Frances. The game is now scheduled to be played October 16th in Gainesville at Noon. Television plans for the game will be announced at a later date.
Defensive standout again runs afoul of law May 20th, 2004 @ 8:47 am PDT
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida linebacker Channing Crowder was arrested for fighting with police outside a nightclub. Crowder, the Southeastern Conference’s freshman defensive player of the year, was arrested early Sunday along with junior safety Jarvis Herring, police said Monday. According to the police report, Crowder got into an argument outside the club. After police told […]