| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:52 PM
This column will be devoted almost entirely to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The ACC earned the clear-out space in advance of Saturday night's enticing matchup of No. 10 Clemson at No. 4 Florida State. ABC trotted its "A" team to Tallahassee and ESPN...
| Sep 29, 2012
The only thing more endangered than being Arkansas' head coach is being undefeated.
Stanford found out Thursday night what others will discover Saturday.
The Cardinal sin of losing at Washington leaves 26 unbeatens as the season winds toward an Agatha...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Tired of tracking the conference whereabouts of your favorite school?
Well, take a number and get in realignment line.
Even the people paid to cover the sport have trouble keeping up.
INTERACTIVE: Conference Realignment chart
The turning point for...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 6:41 PM
ESPN's "Octomom" family of networks hopes you enjoy this year's cavalcade of commercials and center snaps as it furiously tries to secure the two games it doesn't broadcast.
Conspicuously missing from the lineup is Ohio State (12-0) vs. Louisiana Tech...
| Nov 22, 2012
This could be a first in the history of Rankman — two teams in the top 25 with the nickname Aggies: Texas A&M (11) and Utah State (24). Throw in Kansas State (8) if you count the nearby "Aggieville" bar scene. Missing the Aggies cut: North...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:25 PM
The Southeastern Conference, taken out of the national title hunt for as long as three non-SEC teams keep winning, mostly takes the week off as it openly cheers for upsets of Oregon, Kansas State and Notre Dame. SEC schools bully up to play seven 1-AA...
| Oct 7, 2012
Top-ranked Alabama rested at home as four other undefeated top-10 teams from the Southeastern Conference jumped straight to 2014 and staged their own four-team playoff.
It's always pre-Copernicus down South, where the sun revolves around the SEC....
| Dec 4, 2011
| 9:33 PM
The verdict has been rendered and there’s going to be a rematch. No. 2 Alabama (11-1) edged out No. 3 Oklahoma State (11-1) in the final Bowl Championship Series standings on Sunday to earn the right to play No. 1......
| Dec 2, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Saturday's Highlights 'Would You Rather…?' on BBC America...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 9:33 PM
It was a bad weekend for Stanford and Boise State but not for Oregon and Houston. Losses by Stanford and Boise State likely knocked the Cardinal and Broncos out of national title contention. Stanford can still win out and make......
| Nov 6, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Louisiana State’s 9-6 victory over Alabama on Saturday solidified the Tigers’ position at No.1 in Sunday’s latest Bowl Championship Series standings. But don’t count out Alabama yet. The Crimson Tide dropped only one BCS spot, to...