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Rush For The Roses: MSU Vs. Stanford

Posted on: November 30th, 2013 by Marina Petz

Written by Marina Petz East Lansing, Michigan is home sweet home for the Michigan State Spartans. A team that not only had their eyes on the Big Ten Legends Division Title, but their ultimate goal – reaching the Rose Bowl. Just as the banners hung proudly on the Spartans practice field say chase it, and […]

Virginia Tech and UCLA clash in Tuesday’s Sun Bowl

Posted on: November 30th, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

Written by Robert Livingston – Statfox Sun Bowl Sun Bowl Stadium – El Paso, TX Kickoff: Tuesday, 2:00 p.m. ET Line: UCLA -7, Total: 47 With a chance at winning 10 games for the first time since 2005, No. 17 UCLA will take on a Virginia Tech team that struggled with its consistency this season […]

Top rushers square off Tuesday when B.C. meets Arizona

Posted on: November 30th, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

Written by Robert Livingston – Statfox AdvoCare V100 Bowl Independence Stadium – Shreveport, LA Kickoff: Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. ET Line: Arizona -7.5, Total: 57 Red-hot Boston College enters Tuesday’s AdvoCare V100 Bowl having won four of its past five games and faces a slumping Arizona squad that lost three of its final four. Both teams […]

Gators set for return of suspended Wilbekin

Posted on: November 24th, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) – The Gators’ depleted roster desperately needs help and will get it with the return of point guard Scottie Wilbekin. Wilbekin, a senior, was reinstated Sunday from his five-game suspension and will be on the court when No. 16 Florida visits Jacksonville on Monday. Gators coach Billy Donovan suspended Wilbekin in June […]

Manziel credits LSU D for his dud in Death Valley

Posted on: November 24th, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Linebacker Lamin Barrow never doubted that the Tigers had the talent to bottle up two-time Heisman hopeful Johnny Manziel. The challenge was getting a unit full of first-year starters to develop the discipline and trust in one another required to execute the schemes drawn up by the man they call […]

Injury Stuns Chicago Bulls For Second Season in a Row

Posted on: November 24th, 2013 by Joe Hardy

by Joe Hardy For the second season in a row, The Chicago Bulls (6-5) will be without All-Star point guard and 2011 MVP Derrick Rose. An MRI taken on Rose’s right knee Saturday morning revealed a torn meniscus in his right knee that will require surgery. Rose is out indefinitely and will not accompany the […]

No. 23 NIU faces Utah State Thursday in San Diego

Posted on: November 23rd, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

Written by Mark Kern via Statfox Poinsettia Bowl Qualcomm Stadium – San Diego, CA Kickoff: Thursday, 9:30 p.m. ET Line: Even, Total: 57.5 Jordan Lynch closes out his excellent career Thursday when he leads No. 24 Northern Illinois against a very stingy Utah State defense at the Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego. The Huskies (12-1 […]

Bowling Green seeks 6th straight win Thursday vs. Pittsburgh

Posted on: November 23rd, 2013 by Jeff Allen Sports

Written by Freddy Wander – Statfox Little Caesars Pizza Bowl Ford Field – Detroit, MI Kickoff: Thursday, 6:00 p.m. ET Line: Bowling Green -4, Total: 50 Bowling Green is on a high after winning the Mid-American Conference title and looks to continue its success Thursday against Pittsburgh in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl at Ford […]

Tom Brady’s Mom – Broncos vs. Patriots

Posted on: November 23rd, 2013 by Jeff Allen

Sunday, November 24, 5:30 PM (PT) on NBC Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts Tom Brady’s a momma’s boy. Who would have thunk it? Brady, in all his pretty boy wisdom, commented the other day on the controversial call-non call (via his non-virgin mother) that wiped out a sure first and goal late in the game versus […]

AFC North Madness: Pittsburgh takes on Cleveland in Division Showdown

Posted on: November 23rd, 2013 by Jeff Allen

After an exciting and rainy week 11, the AFC North got a whole lot closer with a 3-way tie for second place. The division tie will be broken on Sunday when the Pittsburgh Steelers (4-6 straight up, 4-6 against the spread) travel to Cleveland for a battle with the Browns (4-6 SU, 5-5 ATS) at […]