Massachusetts Daily Collegian

AFC divisional round predictions

By Taylor C. Snow

January 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

BACK Baltimore Ravens (10-6) @ Denver Broncos (13-3) The Baltimore Ravens handled the Indianapolis Colts without contest last week in Maryland, but they will not have the comforts of home on Saturday, which, if histor...

AFC wild-card weekend predictions

By Taylor C. Snow

January 4, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

No. 6 Cincinnati Bengals (10-6) @ No. 3 Houston Texans (12-4) Winners of seven of their last eight, the Cincinnati Bengals are arriving in Houston on fire, as they are set to face a Texan team going through its coldest st...

NFC wild-card weekend predictions

By Taylor C. Snow

January 4, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

No. 6 Minnesota Vikings (10-6) @ No. 3 Green Bay Packers (11-5) There is one thing that the Green Bay Packers have to focus on so that the Minnesota Vikings don’t pull off back-to-back wins against them, and it shouldn’t be too difficult: they need to make ...

Concussed: The NFL’s path towards death

By Taylor C. Snow

October 16, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

Arguably the most detrimental injury in football is the concussion; so why has it been vastly overlooked for such a long period of time? While most injuries make an immediate impact on the body — such as a broken bone or a torn ...

What Fantasy Football means for women

By Christina Gregg

September 27, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

“What are you up to?” she says. “Studying,” he types back. “…When’s the draft?” she replies. The summer has ended, making way for the approaching autumn. As a woman, you look forward to apple picking, cider don...

FBS Top 10 Results: Week Two

By Greg Romagna

September 13, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

Week 2 of the college football season saw some significant change after a number of ranked teams were dropped from the rankings due to bad losses: No. 1 Alabama defeats Western Kentucky (35-0) Who would have thought tha...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No.1

By Greg Romagna

August 16, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

With college football just a few weeks away, I have finally come to No. 1 in my Preseason Top 10 countdown. Without further ado, last year’s national title runner-up: 1. LSU Tigers 2011 Record: 13-1 (8-0 SEC) Bowl Game: Lost...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No. 2

By Greg Romagna

August 9, 2012

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Time to unveil the runner up in my FBS Preseason Top 10 countdown, a team fresh off a postseason bowl ban: 2. USC Trojans 2011 Record: 10-2 (7-2 Pac-12) Bowl Game: None (Final year of NCAA imposed postseason ban) Overview: ...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No. 3

By Greg Romagna

August 1, 2012

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The first team in my top three has a familiar flavor as they are yet another representative from the SEC. Leading off the top three, the reigning National Champions: 3. Alabama Crimson Tide 2011 Record: 12-1 (7-1 SEC) ...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No. 4

By Greg Romagna

July 25, 2012

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The Pac-12 finally receives its first representative in my FBS Preseason Top 10 countdown as the Oregon Ducks come in at No. 4: 4. Oregon Ducks 2011 Record: 12-2 (8-1 Pac-12) Bowl Game: Def. Wisconsin 45-38 in Rose Bowl ...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No. 5

By Greg Romagna

July 19, 2012

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We have finally made it to the top 5 teams in my preseason top 10 countdown. At No. 5, the SEC has yet another representative: 5. Georgia Bulldogs 2011 Record: 10-4 (7-1 SEC) Bowl Game: Lost to Michigan State 33-30 (3OT) ...

FBS Preseason Top 10 Countdown: No. 6

By Greg Romagna

July 12, 2012

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We have reached the midpoint of my FBS preseason Top 10 countdown. The final team before my Top 5, coming in at No. 6: 6. Oklahoma Sooners 2011 Record: 10-3 (6-3 Big 12) Bowl Game: Defeated Iowa 31-14 in Insight Bowl...