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Green Downs White In USF Spring Game

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  courtesy of USF Athletics TAMPA, FLA. – More than 3,200 fans flocked to the USF Campus on a beautiful spring day to watch the annual USF football Spring Game Saturday afternoon at Corbett Stadium. USF’s new up-tempo offense gave senior quarterback Steven Bench (Bainbridge, Ga.) an opportunity to make a big play and the Green […]

Spring is in the Air – USF Rosters Set

TOUCHDOWN BULLS!  Rodney Adams scores last season vs. UCONN  (photo USA TODAY Sports / Kim Klement)

Kickoff set for 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 28 at Corbett Stadium Numerous high profile alumni returning for flag football game  (courtesy of USF Athletics) TAMPA, FLA.– Rosters for USF’s annual Spring Game have been set after the team held a weekend draft to determine the Green and White teams. The 2015 Spring Game, presented by […]

Who Ott to Draft: Rounds 1 & 2

Outback-23 Melvin Gordon copy

  ROUND 1 Bucs: Jameis Winston-QB-Florida State Titans: Randy Gregory- DE- Oklahoma State Jags: Leonard Williams- DT- USC Raiders: Shane Ray- OLB- Missouri Redskins: Amari Cooper- WR- Alabama Jets: Vic Beasley- OLB- Clemson Bears: Landon Collins- SS- Alabama Falcons: Dante Flowler- OLB- Florida Giants: Brandon Schreff- OT- Iowa Rams: Marcus Mariota- QB- Oregon Vikings: Devante […]

OT Works for Bucky and the 5th Quarter

joel stave (2) pitches the pigskin to Melvin Gordon (Travis Failey / RSEN)

  Rocket Sports & Entertainment have been partnering with the Outback Bowl for the last 5 years, and this 2015 game between the Wisconsin Badgers and the Auburn Tigers was very special. One of the most defining moments of my adulthood was when I was standing on the sidelines with the Wisconsin Badgers as they […]

Black Monday 2014

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan coaches against the New England Patriots during the third quarter at MetLife Stadium. The Patriots defeated the Jets 17-16. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

    Black Monday is quickly approaching, this is the day we see NFL Head Coaches handed pink slips and a boot to the ass out of the organization they have presumably spent more time with than their families. But this is a business and while some owners give Coaches a long leash most have […]

Early Christmas Gift for the Browns Fans

JOSH GORDON (Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports)

What the Hell are the Browns going to do to fix what seems like a lifelong nightmare? How can they, as a franchise, make it to the promised land of the Play-offs and maybe even the Super Bowl?  They need to win more games, that’s the short and direct answer but how they go about […]

Week 11 JJ Rankings

JOSH GORDON (Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports)

First place is a bad place to be. Wait….what? That doesn’t make any sense. Well it did in Week 11. First place teams went a puzzling 2-6. The only two wins came at the expense of other first place teams, so if you take those two games out of the equation, first place teams went […]

JJ Rankings week 10

9)       Seattle (6-3)

The Seahawks anemic passing game is going to catch up with them sooner or later. Rushing for 350 yards sure helps in the meantime though. (photo USA TODAY Sports / Steven Bisig)

Turnovers kill. In a season where the playing field has been so level, giving the ball away can be the equivalent of giving the game away. Just ask the Pittsburgh Steelers. Coming into Week 10, they were arguably the hottest team in football. So there is no way they should have struggled with the lowly […]

JJ Rankings WEEK 9

1)       Arizona (9-1)

No Carson Palmer? No problem. Drew Stanton completed passes to 10 different receivers, and the defense was dominant. Next week’s game in Seattle should be fun (USA TODAY Sports / Matthew Emmons)

  The NFL is a funny league. The balance of power is so uneven. For instance, in the AFC North, Baltimore is in last place with a 5-4 record. In the NFC South on the other hand, New Orleans is in first place with a 4-4 record. So while it is possible that the Ravens […]