Tag Archives: college football

Tower Club: Photos of the New Additions to the Mizzou Football Stadium

By | October 23, 2014

Here are some photos of the new additions in 2014 to Memorial Stadium, home of Missouri Tigers Football.

Liberty Flames Football Wins at Appalachian State 55-48 in OT

By | October 16, 2014

The Liberty Flames knocked off regional rival Appalachian State for yet another FCS victory over an FBS team this season. Liberty, an FCS member with FBS aspirations, showed they have the fire to play with the big boys when they defeated Appalachian State on the Mountaineers’ home field 55-48 in overtime Saturday.  The Flames have made no secret… Read More »

Three Formerly Downtrodden College Football Teams Look Like They May Be Better This Year

By | September 8, 2014

Memphis, UTEP and UAB have generally been down in football for what seems like forever.  It appears that those losing ways may be coming to an end. A change may be on the horizon for Memphis, UTEP and UAB.  These three teams have been card-carrying members of the downtrodden club for a very long time now.  Preseason prognosticators… Read More »

Notes from the First Week of College Football

By | September 4, 2014

Here are a few things that captured my attention in the first week of college football. Wisconsin v. LSU in Houston – Regardless of the much discussed weak Wisconsin rushing game in the second half, the passing numbers for Wisconsin for the whole game were a losing stat.  Eight of 24 for 50 yards and two interceptions will… Read More »

Army and Appalachian State have Scheduled more than one FCS Game this Season

By | August 26, 2014

There are two FBS teams, Army and Appalachian State, that have scheduled more than one FCS game this season, but they are somewhat understandable. Normally, nothing will draw the Evil Eye of the Weak Sister Bogus Schedule Witch Hunt Patrol faster than an FBS team scheduling more than one FCS game.  However, both of these scheduling miscreants’ transgressions… Read More »

A Couple of Truly Shameful SEC Non-Conference Schedules

By | August 19, 2014

Outside of Florida’s trip to Doak Campbell Stadium, Florida and Vanderbilt have plumbed the Mariana Trench of non-conference cupcake scheduling. This is so bad, I will let it speak for itself.  No, I lied.  These two are so bad, I have to comment. Florida:  Idaho (1-11 last year), Eastern Michigan (2-10), Eastern Kentucky (FCS), at Florida State (this… Read More »

Watch James Franklin’s Mizzou Highlights with this Link

By | August 11, 2014

Since the Detroit Lions made like the Red Wings and put James Franklin on ice for the first Lions preseason game, here is a good package of highlights to tide you over.  A number of the specific plays and games I mentioned in my previous post are in these highlights.  The killer 20 yard touchdown run at Texas… Read More »