Tag Archives: NCAA

  • PapaJohns.com Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    PapaJohns.com Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Papajohns.com Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Papajohns.com Bowl logo Stadium Legion Field Location Birmingham, Alabama Operated 2006-present Conference Tie-ins Big East, SEC Sun Belt (alternate) Payout US$300,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors Papa John’s Pizza (2006-present) Former names Birmingham Bowl (2006) 2007 Matchup Cincinnati vs. Southern Mississippi (Cincinnati 31, Southern Miss 21) 2008 Matchup NC State […]

  • Independence Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Independence Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Independence Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Independence Bowl Independence Bowl logo Stadium Independence Stadium Location Shreveport, Louisiana Operated 1976-present Conference Tie-ins Big 12, SEC Sun Belt (alternate) Previous Conference Tie-ins Southland (1976-1981) Payout US$1,100,000 Sponsors AB Electrolux Home Products Poulan and Weed Eater (1990-1996) Sanford (1998-2000) MainStay Investments (2001-2003) PetroSun (2006-2007) 2007 Matchup Alabama vs. […]

  • Emerald Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction

    Emerald Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction

    Emerald Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Emerald Bowl logo Stadium AT&T Park Location San Francisco, California Previous Stadiums None Operated 2002-present Conference Tie-ins ACC, Pac-10 Payout US$850,000 (Pac-10) (As of 2008[update]) US$750,000 (ACC) (As of 2008[update]) Sponsors Diamond Foods, Inc. (2002-present) Former names San Francisco Bowl (2002) Diamond Walnut San Francisco Bowl (2002-2003) 2007 Matchup […]

  • Champs Sports Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Champs Sports Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Champs Sports Bowl Game Preview and Prediction Champs Sports Bowl logo Stadium Citrus Bowl Location Orlando, Florida Previous Stadiums Joe Robbie Stadium/Pro Player Stadium (1990-2000) Previous Locations Miami Gardens, Florida (1990-2000) Operated 1990-present Conference Tie-ins ACC, Big Ten Payout US$2,250,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors Blockbuster (1990-1993) Carquest (1994-1997) MicronPC (1998-2000) Mazda (2002-2003) Champs Sports (2004-present) […]

  • DeAndre Brown Breaks His Leg In Half

    DeAndre Brown Breaks His Leg In Half

    Total Pro Sports – The title speaks for itself here “DeAndre Brown Breaks His Leg In Half” during the New Orleans Bowl.  2 weeks ago it was Corey Hill Kicking his leg in half and Steve Cantwell Breaking Razak Al-Hassan Arm both during the UFC Fight Night 16 “Fight For The Troops”. DeAndre Brown is […]

  • Iowa State RB Jumps To His Death

    Iowa State RB Jumps To His Death

    Total Pro Sports – At the young age of 25 Iowa State Cyclones football star Steven Hicks Jr was found dead yesterday after he jumped from an overpass.  Stevie Hicks was found lying on I-480 under bridges that form the I-480 and North Freeway interchange near downtown Omaha at about 8:30 in the morning. He […]

  • Billy Sims ‘BOOOOMMER SOOOONNER’

    Billy Sims ‘BOOOOMMER SOOOONNER’

    Total Pro Sports – If anyone missed this past Saturdays Heisman Trophy presentation, Sam Bradford from the Oklahoma Sooners won.  But if you missed the actual presentation, you have to watch the replay.  If you thought a fan was screaming “Boooomer Sooonner” you were wrong, it was Billy Sims. Billy Sims played for the Oklahoma Sooners and […]

  • The Ageless One Signs A 3 Year Extension

    The Ageless One Signs A 3 Year Extension

    Total Pro Sports – The ageless one will continue to coach for Penn State!  At the age of 82, Joe Paterno, also known to most of his fans as “JoePa“, will be back for the 3 more years after signing an extension with the Penn State Nittany Lions today. The winningest coach in college football […]

  • Meineke Car Care Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Meineke Car Care Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Meineke Car Care Bowl: Preview and Prediction Stadium Bank of America Stadium Location Charlotte, North Carolina Operated 2002-present Conference Tie-ins ACC, Big East Payout US$1,000,000 (As of 2008[update]) Sponsors Continental Tire (2005) Meineke Car Care Center (2006) Former names Queen City Bowl (2002, pre-inception) Continental Tire Bowl (2002-2004) 2007 Matchup Wake Forest vs. Connecticut (WFU […]

  • Motor City Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Motor City Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Motor City Bowl: Preview and Prediction Motor City Bowl logo Stadium Ford Field Location Detroit, Michigan Previous Stadiums Pontiac Silverdome (1997–2001) Previous Locations Pontiac, Michigan (1997–2001) Operated 1997–present Conference Tie-ins Big Ten, MAC Payout US$750,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors Ford, General Motors and the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights Former names Ford Motor […]

  • Wearing A Cast Guarantees You The Heisman

    Wearing A Cast Guarantees You The Heisman

    Total Pro Sports – For the past 2 years any candidate nominated for the Heisman Trophy and wearing a cast on one of their arms, have gone on to win the Heisman. Believe it or not, Florida Gators Tim Tebow won the Heisman Trophy as a sophomore wearing a Gators shaded blue cast on his […]

  • Hawaii Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Hawaii Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Hawaiʻi Bowl Preview and Prediction Sheraton Hawaiʻi Bowl Hawaiʻi Bowl logo Stadium Aloha Stadium Location Honolulu (Halawa), Hawaii Operated 2002-present Conference Tie-ins WAC Pac-10 (2006, 2008) C-USA (2005, 2007) Payout US$398,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors ConAgra Foods (2002) Sheraton Hotels and Resorts Hawaii (2003-present) 2007 Matchup East Carolina vs. Boise State (ECU 41, BSU 38) […]

  • Poinsettia Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Poinsettia Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Poinsettia Bowl Preview and Prediction San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl Poinsettia Bowl logo Stadium Qualcomm Stadium Location San Diego, California Operated 2005-present Conference Tie-ins MWC; Pac-10 Payout US$750,000 (As of 2007[update]) Sponsors San Diego County Credit Union (2005-present) 2007 Matchup Utah vs. Navy (Utah 35, Navy 32) 2008 Matchup TCU vs. Boise State […]

  • The Heisman Trophy Winner Is…

    The Heisman Trophy Winner Is…

    Total Pro Sports – The race for the Heisman Trophy has finally come to an end.  It has really become a three legged race between three deserving quarterbacks. The last 7 of 8 Heisman winners have played the quarterback position, however, an interesting stat that arose was in the games following the award ceremony these […]

  • Buckeyes Nathan Williams Caught Shoplifting

    Buckeyes Nathan Williams Caught Shoplifting

    Total Pro Sports -  Nathan Williams, Defensive lineman for the Ohio State Buckeyes was arrested Wednesday for shoplifting.  He was caught in a Dayton, Ohio Mall with $80.00 of stolen merchandise from Macy’s.  He supposedly stole 3 shirts for his friend and took the rap for his buddy who has had previous charges on his […]