Posts tagged Virginia Tech

Duane Rankin’s Week 13 recap

   November 29, 2012 7:11 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 13, shall we? Game of the week: No. 1 Notre Dame at USC Final score: Irish 22, Trojans 13 Pregame rant: This is pretty simple. The Irish win, they’re playing for a national title. Notre Dame hasn’t won it all since the 1988 season, but hasn’t really contended for one since 1989…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 13 forecast

   November 20, 2012 6:42 pm    0

Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 13. Game of the week: No. 1 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (11-0) at USC Trojans (7-4, 5-4 Pac-12), Saturday, 8 p.m., WJET (ABC). Pregame rant: This is pretty simple. The Irish win, they’re playing for a national title. Notre Dame hasn’t won it all since…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 12 recap

   November 19, 2012 11:20 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 12, shall we? Game of the week: No. 14 Stanford at No. 1 Oregon Final score: Cardinal 17, Ducks 14 (OT)

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 12 forecast

   November 13, 2012 3:15 pm    0

Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 12. Game of the week: No. 14 Stanford Cardinal (8-2, 6-1 Pac-12) at No. 1 Oregon Ducks (10-0, 7-0 Pac-12), Saturday, 8 p.m., WJET (ABC) Pregame rant: The Ducks are No. 1 in both national polls and second in the BCS standings, but all that…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 7 recap

   October 15, 2012 6:56 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 7, shall we? Game of the week: No. 17 Stanford at No. 7 Notre Dame Final score: Irish 20, Cardinal 13 (OT) Pregame rant: The Irish have an offensive-minded coach in Brian Kelly, but have relied on their defense to win games. Allowing 7.78 points a game, Notre Dame is second only…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 2 recap, Week 3 forecast

   September 12, 2012 12:05 am    0

Let us recap Week 2, shall we? Game of the week: No. 7 Georgia at Missouri Final score: Bulldogs 41, Tigers 20 Pregame rant: Sheldon Richardson set it off by describing Georgia as playing “old-man football” following the Bulldogs’ 45-23 win against Buffalo. “I watched that game. I turned it off, too,” said Richardson in…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 1 recap, Week 2 forecast

   September 4, 2012 9:19 pm    0

Let us recap Week 1, shall we? Game of the week: No. 24 Boise State Broncos at No. 13 Michigan State Spartans Final score: Spartans 17, Broncos 13. Pregame rant: Since stunning Oklahoma in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, the Broncos have been giant killers. They’ve recently had signature victories against Texas Christian (2010 Fiesta Bowl),…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 1 forecast….

   August 29, 2012 10:11 pm    0

The college football season is here. So you already know the deal. Let’s get to predicting, shall we? These games are worth watching: No. 24 Boise State at No. 13 Michigan State (Friday, 8 p.m., ESPN). Pregame rant: Since stunning Oklahoma in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, the Broncos have been giant killers. They’ve recently had…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 6 recap, Week 7 forecast…

   October 11, 2011 6:25 pm    0

Let us recap Week 6, shall we? No. 3 Oklahoma (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) vs. No. 22 Texas (4-1, 1-1 Big 12) Pregame rant: Oklahoma has dropped from No. 1 (in the AP poll) without losing a game. Maybe the Sooners will come out and show they should be No. 1, but Texas shouldn’t be…

 

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

   September 20, 2011 7:49 pm    0

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…

 

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