College Football

The Dallas Morning News is reporting that TCU and the Big East have met within the last month.  Obviously TCU would add some big muscle to the Big East’s football line-up.  I am all for the move.  I wouldn’t stop with TCU. Add Houston and Central Florida now as well, securing the Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth, [...]


Week 3 College Football Pick ‘Em Challenge

by Mike Grant September 15, 2010

Alright, we skipped week one and two, but perhaps it was for the best.  Does anyone really know what’s going to happen out of the gates?  I was checking out this week’s NCAA Football odds, and have pulled out five games for a little pick ‘em challenge. Thursday Night Special : Cincinnati +2 at NC State- Enticing [...]

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UConn Blogger Roundtable : Are the Huskies a legit contender for the Big East title?

by Mike Grant July 30, 2010

Welcome to this edition of the UConn Bloggers Roundtable. This time, our panel – composed of Mike Grant of, Ian Bethune of Sox & Dawgs and Kevin Meacham of TheUConnBlog – exchanged opinions via e-mail about whether UConn football is a contender for the Big East title, and whether the Huskies need to contend in [...]

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An Expansion Scenario That Actually Makes Sense

by Mike Grant June 12, 2010

I’ve been relatively mum on the subject because I’ve been wanting to see this thing shake out a bit before I formulated my opinion, or plan if you will.  I’ve said before that my hope is that UConn ends up in the ACC when all is said and done, and that hasn’t changed. I have [...]

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UConn and WVU make sense in ACC expansion

by Mike Grant May 1, 2010

There’s a report out that Pitt, Syracuse and Rutgers are “set” to join the Big 10, along with Missouri and Nebraska. Take it with a grain of salt, it’s just the latest in a string of rumors, but, if this was the case, the Big East as a football conference would effectively immediately cease to exist. [...]

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