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The Perfect Storm Sends the Sooners into the CFB Playoff

Posted on December 8, 2019 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The perfect storm happened for the Oklahoma Sooners during this year's Championship Week.


  Oklahoma came into Championship Week ranked sixth in the most recent College Football Playoff poll.


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Winning in Memphis, Third Time's A Charm

Posted on December 7, 2019 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The stage was the same, but the setting was different.


  That is because the Memphis Tigers were playing in their third consecutive American Athletic (AAC) Football Championship Game, but unlike the past two, this one was at home ...

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Mike Norvell Leaves Memphis to Take Over the 'Noles

Posted on December 7, 2019 at 5:55 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Mike Norvell is hard to keep off of the radar of the rest of the world.


  After all, his lowest number of wins in a season at Memphis was eight wins, with an 8-5 record in his first season with the team (2016) and 8-6 a year ago.

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For Those That Think the AAC Plays No One...

Posted on November 22, 2019 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  There has unfortunately been a perception that the American Athletic Conference (AAC) does not play a tough non-conference schedule, which has become reality to those who have not taken the time to actually look at what is coming up for the AAC. 


  So, as a way ...

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AAC Schedules Future Conference Games with 11 Teams

Posted on November 20, 2019 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  With the departure of the UConn Huskies on July 1, 2020, the American Athletic Conference (AAC) will be left with 11 schools that compete in their football conference: Cincinnati Bearcats, East Carolina Pirates, Houston Cougars, Memphis Tigers, Navy Midshipmen, SMU Mustangs, Temple Owls, Tulane Green Wave, Tulsa Gol...

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Welcome to 2018, The Year of More

Posted on January 18, 2018 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  A new chapter has begun in Syracuse Football history, entitled: "Welcome to 2018, The Year of More".


  Why do I don this season with that title?


  That, my friends, ...

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Could Dino Babers Make Sense at UCF?

Posted on December 2, 2017 at 11:35 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Two seasons ago, there were reports about Dino Babers leaving the Bowling Green Falcons to take the job with the UCF Knights.


  Babers openly denied those reports, which turned out to not be true, as the Knights had found their m...

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Scott Frost: Gone But Never Should Be Forgotten

Posted on December 2, 2017 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  George O'Leary leaves the team during the season while they were winless.


  The UCF Knights end the 2015 regular season at 0-12.


  A coaching search was on for a fan base that had ...

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Third AAC Championship Ends in Double-OT Win for UCF

Posted on December 2, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  With the Memphis Tigers and the UCF Knights heading onto the field on December 2nd, the third American Athletic Conference (AAC) Championship in history was upon us.


  This championship featured two teams that had never advanced to the AAC Champi...

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Say It Ain't So, Jimbo! FSU Loses Their Leader

Posted on December 1, 2017 at 3:00 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Jimbo FIsher is heading out of Tallahassee, Florida, following the worst season he has had in eight tries with the Florida State Seminoles.


  Florida State is currently 5-6 overall and was able to schedule a late-season addition to...

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