Showing posts with category "ncaa college sports football"

Tennessee Trouble

The fact that college athletics has a salary cap on players = $0 forces schools to use non-pecuniary means to attract the top recruits. According to the New

February 16, 2022
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ncaa; college sports; football

Revenue Sharing and Salary Caps: Will the NFL End Up Like the Big XII?

Many folks point to the NFL revenue sharing system and its salary cap as the determinants behind the more-or-less balanced competition between the teams.

February 16, 2022
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big 12

The Most Interesting College Football Offseason Ever?

As a long time college football fan, the past few months have to be the most interesting off season I can remember.  Here are a few of the highlights (or

February 16, 2022
tags
conference realignment

Is the Super Bowl the biggest sporting event in the calendar?

Anyone with an interest in sport will be aware of the hype surrounding Super Bowl Sunday, with football fans the world over settling in to watch one of the most exciting games of the year.

February 16, 2022
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nfl

What do you need to know about Megapari?

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February 16, 2022
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general

In Minnesota, all the stadiums are above average

Minneapolis was awarded the 2018 Super Bowl today beating out competing bids from Indianapolis and New Orleans. The conventional wisdom seems to be that this

February 16, 2022
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general

Is an exit fee a barrier to entry?

The big news out of the ACC is that Noitre Dame has been unanimously voted in as a member of the conference... in every sport but football (of course) and

February 16, 2022
tags
college sports

McFadden Finds His Match

Yahoo! Sports' Michael Silver chronicles the emergence of Darren McFadden into the elite of NFL running backs over the past two seasons.  While his  success

February 16, 2022
tags
nfl

Chizik-Auburn Marriage Made in Heaven (or Roulette Wheel)

Two years ago, I dissed the hiring of Gene Chizik by Auburn.  I didn't predict failure but highlighted how poorly his track record fit the hiring of a

February 16, 2022
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manager efficiency

Realignment Economics

A few days back Phil provided a synopsis of the maneuvers behind the impending break-up of the Big 12 with Brad commenting yesterday on the first move in this

February 16, 2022
tags
college football

Superconferences

From USA Today's Campus Rivalry blog:

February 16, 2022
tags
expansion

The Title IX Grim Reaper

A follow-up to Phil Miller's May 13 post, Arizona State Eliminates Three Sports. When I saw this, I wondered what lay behind the decision. Past investigation

February 16, 2022
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college sports