Tag Archives: NCAA

  • Holiday Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Holiday Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Holiday Bowl Game Preview and Prediction Pacific Life Holiday Bowl Pacific Life Holiday Bowl logo Stadium Qualcomm Stadium Location San Diego, California Operated 1978-present Conference Tie-ins Big 12, Pac-10 Previous Conference Tie-ins WAC (1978-1997) Big Ten (1986-1994) Payout US$2,300,000 (As of 2008[update]) Sponsors SeaWorld (1986-1990) Thrifty Car Rental (1991-1994) Plymouth (1995-1997) Culligan (1998-2001) Pacific Life […]

  • Texas Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Texas Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Texas Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Texas Bowl logo Stadium Reliant Stadium Location Houston, Texas Operated 2006–present Conference Tie-ins Big 12, Big East/C-USA/MWC (alternating years) Payout US$500,000 (C-USA) (As of 2006[update]) US$750,000 (Big 12) (As of 2006[update]) 2007 Matchup TCU vs. Houston (TCU 20, Houston 13) 2008 Matchup Rice vs. Western Michigan (December 30)

  • College Basketball Power Rankings: Week 5

    College Basketball Power Rankings: Week 5

    Week: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Ending ( Dec 21st) Total Pro Sports – North Carolina are #1 in our College Basketball Power Rankings for week 5. The Pittsburgh Panthers had a solid win at Florida State. How will this team handle the future Big East play? College Basketball Power Rankings Movers […]

  • Alamo Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Alamo Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Alamo Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Valero Alamo Bowl Alamo Bowl logo Stadium Alamodome Location San Antonio, Texas Operated 1993-present Conference Tie-ins Big Ten, Big 12 Payout US$2,200,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors Builders Square (1993-1998) Sylvania (1999-2001) MasterCard (2002-2005) Valero Energy Corporation (2007-present) Former names Builders Square Alamo Bowl (1993-1998) Sylvania Alamo Bowl (1999-2001) MasterCard […]

  • 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 […]