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Rocky’s V: Big stars, a Duck flies away and bowling in the Bahamas

11 October 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. Concern for Jameis Winston and Seminoles? While everyone is fawning over another unreal performance by Florida State’s redshirt freshman quarterback Jameis Winston, I actually came away concerned. Winston and his Seminole team utterly dismantled Maryland 63-0 last week, but a truly great team awaits the ‘Noles a week from…
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Rocky’s V: Lane, Mack, the MAC and the Bulldogs

04 October 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. Final word on Lane Kiffin USC chose not to wait until the end of the season to fire head coach Lane Kiffin and after a disastrous 62-41 loss at Arizona State, who could blame them? It was a tough decision to make mid-season, I’m sure, but I agree with…
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Rocky’s V: The Big Ten, Big ‘Berger, Blowouts and Big Games

25 September 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. The Big Ten takes another hit: Michigan is also bad I hate to bash the Big Ten for a second straight week, but it’s hard to defend a conference that continually under-performs. After watching Michigan squeak out a victory over a winless UConn team a week after almost losing…
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Rocky’s V: Defense, Dozers, and Oregon Dominance

19 September 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. Big Ten football:  Where’s the Defense? The once-dominant Big Ten has been dethroned in recent years and the common sentiment among many is that it is because the conference can’t get the explosive offensive skill players out of high school who can put up the points needed to compete…
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Rocky’s V: On Upsets, “The U” and Underperforming

12 September 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. Spurrier: “We’re not a good team right now” I was there for the call of the fantastic game between South Carolina and Georgia last week and I have to say I both agree and disagree with Steve Spurrier’s comment. Where the Gamecocks are playing good is on offense because…
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Rocky’s V: Johnny, Jameis and Jadeveon

04 September 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. A word on Johnny Football Johnny Manziel returned to the football field after an offseason of drama and a first-half suspension to put up the dazzling numbers we’re accustomed to. But the story after the game was his showboating antics on the field, the most severe of which got…
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Rocky’s V: Things to watch for this season in college football

27 August 2013 Comments are off for this post.
I. Can Johnny Manziel take the next step? I could spend the next ten blogs talking about the off-the-field areas where Johnny Manziel could improve, but for the sake of this entry, I want to ponder his development on the field. In 2012 Manziel burst onto the college football scene…
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