By Bob Long on December 12, 2010
Last night, Auburn Quarterback Cam Newton won the 2010 Heisman Trophy Award, defeating nominees LaMichael James (RB Oregon), Kellen Moore (QB Boise State), and Andrew Luck (QB Stanford). Newton proved himself to be the best player in college football this season, and won the award because of his dominance on the field. When these players […]
Posted in College Football | Tagged Andrew Luck, Arkansas, Auburn, Bobby Petrino, Boise State, Brian Westbrook, Cam Newton, Darren Sproles, Heisman Trophy, Jim Harbaugh, Kellen Moore, LaMichael James, Maurice Jones-Drew, NFL, Orange Bowl, Oregon Ducks, Stanford, Sugar Bowl | Leave a response
By Bob Long on December 1, 2010
BREAKING NEWS: Auburn quarterback Cam Newton has been ruled eligible after a long investigation pertaining to his amateur status. The investigation, which lasted several months, was headed by the NCAA to determine whether or not Cam Newton accepted money in exchange for a commitment to Auburn to play football. The cloud over the Auburn season […]
By Bob Long on November 23, 2010
Title: 11/22 Sports Blitz This Bob Long’s Sports Podcast analyzes the MLB Awards, the FCS Playoffs, the big College Football games this week, Pennsylvania High School Football, and a short piece about Penn State Basketball. With Chris Pierangeli and Kevin Long.
Posted in Podcast | Tagged Alabama, American League, Appalachian State, Arizona Wildcats, Auburn, BCS, Boise State, Bud Black, Buster Posey, Cam Newton, Cincinnati Reds, Cliff Lee, Cy Young Award, Delaware, Dusty Baker, FCS, Felix Hernandez, Iron Bowl, Jamal Abdur-Rahman, Jeff Brooks, Joey Votto, Josh Hamilton, La Salle College High School, Manager of the Year, Matt Szczur, Most Valuable Player, National League, Neftali Feliz, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oregon Ducks, Penn State, Philadelphia Phillies, Robinson Cano, Ron Gardenhire, Rookie of the Year, Roy Halladay, San Francisco Giants, Seattle Mariners, South Carolina, Talor Battle, Villanova, William and Mary | Leave a response
By Bob Long on November 17, 2010
Title: BCS and National Championship Preview A full, in-depth look at the scenarios that can affect the National Championship picture in college football. I’ll clarify the chaos that exists in the BCS and college football right now.
Posted in Podcast | Tagged ACC, Alabama, Arizona Wildcats, Auburn, BCS National Championship, Big East, Big Ten, Big XII, Boise State, Fiesta Bowl, Iowa, LSU, Michigan State, National Championship, Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio State, Oklahoma State, Orange Bowl, Oregon Ducks, Oregon State, Pac 10, Rose Bowl, SEC, SEC Championship, South Carolina, Stanford, Sugar Bowl, TCU, Utah, Virginia Tech, Wisconsin | Leave a response
By Bob Long on November 5, 2010
Saturday will be one of the most intense, important, and influential days of this year’s college football season. Two top 10 matchups, multiple other ranked matchups, and a milestone-seeking game for Joe Paterno and Penn State highlights the weekend. The biggest matchup of the weekend will take place at Baton Rouge this weekend. Alabama will […]
Posted in College Football | Tagged Alabama, Arizona Wildcats, Auburn, Baylor, Boise State, Hawaii, Illinois Fighting Illini, Jarrett Lee, Joe Paterno, Jordan Jefferson, Kansas State, LSU, Maryland Terrapins, Matt McGloin, Miami, Michigan, Northwestern, Oklahoma State, Penn State, Robert Bolden, South Carolina, Stanford, TCU, Texas, Utah, Washington | Leave a response
By Bob Long on October 26, 2010
Rick Reilly is a columnist for ESPN.com, and he makes periodic appearances on ESPN. He thrives upon composing humorous and entertainment based sports stories that don’t always hit the main issues themselves. I have been a strong critic of Reilly’s style for a very long time. He is a national pundit in every sense of […]
Posted in Featured | Tagged ACC, Adrian Peterson, Air Force, Alabama, Auburn, BCS, Boise State, Cam Newton, Chris Paul, Darren Thomas, Donovan McNabb, ESPN, ESPN.com, Gene Chizik, Ian Johnson, Idaho, Iowa, Jared Zabransky, Jeremiah Masoli, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Louisiana Tech, Missouri, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon Ducks, Paul Thompson, Philadelphia fanbase, Rick Reilly, Ryan Miller, San Jose State, SEC, Tommy Tuberville, USA Soccer, Virginia Tech, Wisconsin, Wyoming | Leave a response
By Bob Long on October 25, 2010
Title: Sports Blitz In this Bob Long’s Sports Podcast, Chris and I discuss the controversial call in the Steelers Dolphins game this weekend, preview and predict the World Series, analyze the future of the Philadelphia Phillies, and analyze the most recent BCS standings.
Posted in Podcast | Tagged Auburn, BCS, Ben Roethlisberger, Boise State, Chase Utley, CJ Wilson, Cliff Lee, Jayson Werth, Jimmy Rollins, LSU, Madison Bumgarner, Miami Dolphins, Missouri, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon Ducks, Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Steelers, Placido Polanco, Raul Ibanez, referees, Roy Halladay, Ryan Howard, San Francisco Giants, Texas Rangers, Tim Lincecum, Tony Sparano | Leave a response
By Bob Long on October 20, 2010
Title: 10/20 Sports Podcast In this Bob Long’s Sports Podcast, Chris and I discuss many issues in sports, including the new BCS rankings, the NHL power rankings, and the issues of headshots and other illegal hits in the NFL.
Posted in Podcast | Tagged Alabama, Alexander Ovechkin, Auburn, BCS, Boise State, Brad Edwards, Buffalo Sabres, Desean Jackson, James Harrison, Jonathan Quick, LA Kings, LSU, Michigan State, NFL, Oklahoma, Oregon Ducks, Pittsburgh Penguins, Ryan Miller, South Carolina, TCU, Todd Heap, Toronto Maple Leafs, Washington Capitals | Leave a response