Duane Rankin’s Week 10 recap

   November 6, 2012 11:58 pm

Let’s recap Week 10, shall we? Game of the week: No. 1 Alabama at No. 5 LSU Final score: Tide 21, Tigers 17 Pregame rant: As good as this game will be, we don’t want to see the Tide and Tigers play in the national title game again. Alabama hasn’t lost since it fell 9-6…

Duane Rankin’s Week 10 forecast

   October 30, 2012 10:10 pm

Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 10. Game of the week: No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (8-0, 5-0 SEC) at No. 5 LSU Tigers (7-1, 3-1 SEC), Saturday, 8 p.m., WSEE (CBS). Pregame rant: As good as this game will be, we don’t want to see the Tide and Tigers play…

Duane Rankin’s Week 9 recap

   October 30, 2012 7:46 pm

Let’s recap Week 9 shall we? Game of the week: No. 5 Notre Dame at No. 8 Oklahoma Final score: Irish 30, Sooners 13 Pregame rant: This is the Irish’s toughest test yet. Oklahoma’s lone loss was to No. 4 Kansas State, which has risen to the top of the Big 12. It’s a classic…

Monday Bowl madness….

   December 31, 2011 4:47 pm

What a way to start the work week in 2012. Watch six bowl games from noon till midnight. Don’t lose your job over it, but just take an extended lunch or dinner break to check out some really good bowl matchups. Ticketcity Bowl (Dallas, Texas) – No. 20 Houston (12-1, 8-0 C-USA) vs. No. 24…

Duane Rankin’s Week 14 recap…

   December 6, 2011 7:49 pm

Let us recap week 14, shall we? SEC title game – No. 18 Georgia (10-3) vs. No. 1 LSU (13-0) Pregame rant: Don’t sleep on the Bulldogs here. One, this is in essence a home game for Georgia because the game is in the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Two, the Bulldogs have won 10 straight….

Duane Rankin’s Week 13 recap, Week 14 preview…

   December 2, 2011 2:24 pm

Let us recap Week 13, shall we? No. 23 Penn State (9-3, 6-2 Big Ten) at No. 15 Wisconsin (10-2, 6-2 Big Ten) Pregame rant: Now the NCAA is getting involved in the whole Penn State situation surrounding former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. Playing a game of football has been the best way for Penn…

Duane Rankin’s Week 5 recap, Week 6 forecast…

   October 5, 2011 9:30 pm

Let’s recap Week 5, shall we? No. 2 Alabama (5-0, 2-0 SEC) at No. 17 Florida (4-1, 2-1 SEC) Pregame rant: Everyone talks about Florida’s team speed, but this game will see if the Gators truly have some burners. Postgame commentary: The Crimson Tide can slow down any team. Add Florida to that list. The…

Duane Rankin’s Week 3 recap, Week 4 forecast…

   September 20, 2011 7:49 pm

Let’s recap Week 3, shall we? No. 16 West Virginia (3-0) at Maryland (1-1) Pregame rant: This will be the first road game for the Mountaineers, but that’s not the major concern. New Maryland head coach Randy Edsall is not only one of the best  coaches in the country, he’s had two weeks to prepare…