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Ranking The College Bowl Games 1-40

By Mike Bachini, CBS Connecticut

Connecticut (CBS) – There are a lot of criteria that goes in to ranking these games. Pace of play, good individual plays, crowd involvement, comebacks, overtime, hype leading in to the game and whether or not the games lived up to it and of course, final score. 2,016 more words


So how bout the Orange Bowl

Sorry in advance for the late thoughts. We took a short holiday hiatus.

That was a pretty great game all in all. I mean sure our Wolverines got beat but what were we really playing for? 386 more words


I Long To Be Bowled Over Again

We in the Hirshland household are not necessarily resolute people, instead we prefer to think of ourselves as goal oriented. So, at the beginning of each new year we don’t fall prey to the resolution trap and make vague and lofty promises to ourselves and each other like “exercise more” or “eat better” or “drink less alcohol”. 1,611 more words

General Observations

Ratings explode thanks to Florida State's presence in Orange Bowl as Seminoles stunned Michigan

The Orange Bowl New Year’s Six game that pitted Florida State against Michigan on Dec. 30 soared to some of the postseason’s best television ratings since the College Football Playoff replaced the BCS in 2014. 108 more words

College Football

Rock Around the Clock!

In the fall of 2016, the UMD Archives received a terrific addition to the documentation of a landmark event in Terrapin football history, the January 2, 1956, Orange Bowl game vs. 157 more words

Student Life

The Bastard Monday

It is a day that doesn’t happen every year, kind of like Leap Day. But once every seven years or so, there is what I call Bastard Monday, which is when New Year’s Day falls on Sunday, and January 2nd falls on Monday. 204 more words


Florida State Officials Save Their Horse From Imminent Death.

For those who did not catch the Orange Bowl Friday night, this happened during the Florida State introduction.  Riding into 2017 like….am I right?!

The most important part of this vine was that a horse murder was stopped.   336 more words