Category: BCS National Championship game

Brent Musburger’s Comments During National Championship Game Give Jenn Sterger Flashbacks

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

If there was anyone in the world who knew what Katherine Webb was going through Monday night and on into the week, it was Jenn Sterger. Musburger made waves by drooling over Webb, the girlfriend of Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron, during the BCS Championship Game. Sterger found herself in a ...

Nick Saban Refuses to Even Define the Term “Dynasty”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

In case you've been under a rock, Nick Saban hasn't been willing to go there when folks start talking about his Alabama Crimson Tide program as a dynasty. After winning its third title in four years Monday night, however, that title seems more and more appropriate. Saban takes his dynasty ...

Nick Saban Regrets the Way He Left Miami, but Doesn’t See Himself Anywhere but Alabama Right Now

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Nick Saban is making his return to South Florida for the BCS National Championship game on Jan. 3rd against Notre Dame. Miami sports fans haven't forgotten about the former Dolphins head coach who left the organization when he took the job as the head coach at Alabama. Saban was asked about ...

Manti Te’o: If You Had Told Me I’d be Playing for a National Championship and Be a Heisman Contender, I Would Say You’re Crazy”

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

When Manti Te'o decided to return for his senior season at Notre Dame, it was because he wanted to make some priceless memories. That doesn't mean he was expecting all this. Te'o could become just the second primarily defensive player to win the Heisman Trophy and could finish with a ...

Former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson: I Would Have Changed the Play-Calling In the BCS Championship Game If I Could Have

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

The BCS National Championship game was played exactly a month ago today and former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson has finally come out and said what pretty much everyone else in the country was thinking. Now getting ready for the NFL combine and reflecting on that game, Jefferson says LSU didn't ...

Tyrann Mathieu Doesn’t Like His Chances to Win the Heisman Trophy

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Of the five finalists for the Heisman Trophy, Tyrann Mathieu might be the biggest surprise. Even he says he thought people wrote him off when he was suspended for a game earlier in the season.  But Mathieu simply continued to make big play after big play, most recently against the ...

LSU vs. Alabama Rematch: BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock Has Some Explaining To Do — Again

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

To many, the Bowl Championship Series system was already flawed. That mentality isn't going anywhere at this point. In fact, the fire was only stoked even more when the bowls were announced and the national championship game will feature a rematch of LSU and Alabama, even though the Tigers beat ...

Kellen Moore on Boise State’s National Championship Chances: “One thing we quickly realize right now is that it’s out of our control.”

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Despite not playing this past weekend, the Boise State Broncos slipped in the Bowl Championship Series standings. The Broncos are off to a 7-0 start, and have made it look relatively easy in the process. As Georgia, who Boise State beat in the season opener, continues to win, it's been ...

In a Game of High-Powered Offenses, Auburn’s Defense Leads Tigers to Title

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Well, the BCS National Championship Game didn't turn out to be what most of us thought it would be. A high-scoring shootout, it was not. That hardly means the game didn't live up to the hype. Auburn's defense stifled Oregon like no other team on the Ducks' schedule could do throughout ...

Oregon Ducks’ Gameplan: Hope Cam Newton Sprains His Ankle

Monday, January 10th, 2011

It's finally here. More than a month after the regular season ended and after sitting through 34 other bowl games, the BCS National Championship game is tonight. It's obviously the one everyone waits for every year, but I feel like this one feels like an even bigger game than it has ...