Tag: TCU

Red Fish, Blue Fish: College Football, Paul Krugman and NY Times Trashing It

33 Comments

Time for the Big Kahuna. THE Ohio State University against Oregon for all the marbles. The National College Football Championship. Reading the venerable NY Times over the past season, it seems that the fair denizens of Gotham City (or at least those who utilize The Times for their information) seem to think of college football […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

College Football Playoffs Pros and Cons: Christians Robbed?

19 Comments

UPSTATE, N.Y. – It  was a historic day for college football on Sunday. And following up Dr. Diz’s piece from Friday made sense as the matchups for the inaugural College Football Playoff were announced. But with such a historic day comes plenty of controversy, as Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State make up the four teams in […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Touchdowns for Jesus? Doc Diz re College Football Playoffs

32 Comments

FORT WORTH, TX – Down at Poag Mahones in the Fort…drinkin’ Rahr beer and discussing, with my fellow denizens of the night, the upcoming College Football Playoffs. We have 11-1 Alabamie at #1 Oregon, # 2, TCU at 11-1 as # 3 and Florida State at 12-0 coming in # 4.  Ohio State and Baylor, both […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

A Couple Things About The College Football Playoff

19 Comments

Did the new College Football Playoff rankings shock anyone when they were released Tuesday night? Because they surprised the heck out of me! Can anyone think of the last time the defending national champion didn’t sit at No. 1 or No. 2 and still had an undefeated record through the first 10 games of the season? I […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Ruck em, Ruck em… That’s Our Custom. All Blacks, Horny Toads and College Picks

17 Comments

FORT WORTH, TX – An old rugby teammate of mine, Big C out of Pittsburgh, used to play Defensive Tackle for the Mountaineers of West Virginny back in his college days. At the end of their games they would sing the fight song and then shout out “ruck em’ ruck em, that’s our custom.” Cept’ […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Plaxo Award To Casey Pachall, Plus College Football Picks, Scarlet Knights

12 Comments

ARLINGTON, TX – Every now and then someone wins The Plaxo. This is the coveted award one get when you shoot yourself in the foot, hobbling yourself for all the world to see. This week’s winner from the College Football ranks comes from down here in Cowtown, at good ol’ TCU. TCU’s starting quarterback, Casey […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

THE ROAD GOES ON FOREVER AND THE PARTY NEVER ENDS

33 Comments

by Dr. Diz COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS – It’s wildflower season down here, akin to leaf-peeping up North and we were rolling along on U.S 71 with fields of bluebonnets interspersing the big oaks and pine woods of East Texas. After the bluebonnets fade, then come the Indian paintbrushes, coloring the fields with vibrant strokes of […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

CAN THE DH AND CRACK OPEN THE PAST

56 Comments

All hail the Great Babe… by Dr. Diz FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Well, we’re twenty games into the college baseball season, and the TCU Horned Frogs are now #4 in the nation. I was watching them sweep Texas Tech last weekend on a nice mid 70’s late winter day here in Tejas with my bud […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU ASK FOR

17 Comments

by Dr. Diz FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Hoisting a few at Pop’s Safari bar the other night with some ol’ buds including a visiting denizen of the Gotham City burbs (and native Canuck) who is down here on a high finance bombing mission, and we got to talkin’ politics and sports and such with the […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

PROWLING TIGER, POUNCING ELIN

9 Comments

Jaimee Grubbs… Rachel Uchitel… Kalika Moquin “You know you have crazier sex on Ambien – you get into that Ambien haze. We have crazy Ambien sex.” – Rachel Uchitel WINDEMERE, FL – We’ve all been remarkably quiet about our stray Tiger and his fiesty feline, the embarrassed Elin – basically because it’s just too easy. […]

Share Button

Continue Reading »

Back to Top