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Credit: © Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 20, 2019 - 1:08 pm
1. Michigan at Wisconsin The Line: Wisconsin -3.5 Both of these teams cleverly scheduled a bye week before this week four heavyweight bout. And while we don’t yet have the complete picture on either, Wisconsin has easily appeared the better of the two. The Badgers pitched two shutouts, outscoring...
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Matt Hogan
September 20, 2019 - 12:40 pm
The NFL has been undergoing massive changes for the better part of the last decade. In the last few years, the NFL has changed what constitutes a penalty, how to win in overtime, the distance for the point after attempt, what is reviewable, what makes a catch a catch, and the NFL is slowly changing...
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Cole Bryson
September 19, 2019 - 3:32 pm
High School Football is in full swing and Week 4 is upon us! Here are this week's games and my picks. Cole’s Picks: Overall Record: 29-10, 6-3 last week Week 4 Games: Spartanburg at Byrnes: What a way to kick off the region slate with two good teams battling it out on Friday at Nixon Field. Much...
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Diesel
September 17, 2019 - 10:55 am
Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? To be honest, this concept as churned my stomach until this point. I’ve vehemently fought against this idea as “un-American”. But after watching the first three weeks of 2019 college football, I’m all in on relegation. Relegation is a merit-based...
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Mike Venditti
September 16, 2019 - 3:19 pm
Trust me, I'm not thrilled about this as a Gamecocks fan, but this is just the world we live in now. Dabo Swinney has become the Bill Belichick of the college football world, and his Tigers are the Patriots. Swinney has found a way to create a Patriots-esque culture in Clemson where every player in...
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Straight Up With Sturg
September 16, 2019 - 2:12 pm
South Carolina freshman QB Ryan Hilinski has shown over his first two collegiate games that his inexperience would not be the reason for the Gamecocks season faltering. Not that Will Muschamp is rooting for a bowl-less season, but if one comes in concert with Hilinski's progression, it could prove...
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Credit: © Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 12, 2019 - 12:58 pm
1. Alabama at South Carolina The Line : Alabama -25.5 In terms of opponents, playing Charleston Southern one week and Alabama the next would be like having dates with Roseanne Barr and Angelina Jolie consecutively. In no way does Rosanne, funny as she is, prepare you for your socks getting blown...
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Cole Bryson
September 11, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Week 3 is here! I went 11-1 last week in my picks and am 23-7 for the entire season. Area Games Friday: Broome at Union: The Centurions are 2-1 on the season, with their only loss coming to Woodruff. The Yellow Jackets are looking for their first win of the season after a very tough stretch of non-...
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Diesel
September 10, 2019 - 9:43 am
I cannot believe this is an argument we need to have in 2019. At Saturday's 24-10 domination over Texas A&M we witnessed multiple Aggie players go down throughout the game. Normal, right? I mean after all it's football, injuries happen; and it was a hot late summer day with the sun beating...
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Straight Up With Sturg
September 09, 2019 - 10:54 am
Clemson fans will not be shy to tell you there’s “something special up there in the hills”, but nothing can be as unique as what happened at Memorial Stadium during the last two weeks. I’ve claimed that Dabo Swinney is most importantly three things: Master Marketer, Master Recruiting Closer and...
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