View Full Version : Blueblood’s Article Links—Monday, November 14, 2011

14th November 2011, 08:00 AM
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1. TAKE FLIGHT - Eagle Athletics This Week


2. Baseball Releases 2012 Schedule

["This year's schedule will be challenging as always, but we're excited about the teams that we're going to compete against," said Head Coach Rodney Hennon.]


3. Alabama football notes: What you should know about Georgia Southern

[Two weeks after it was involved in a No. 1-vs.-No. 2 game, Alabama will be involved in a No. 3-vs.-No. 3 game at 1 p.m. Saturday when Georgia Southern visits Bryant-Denny Stadium.]


4. GSU players: Wofford far from done

[Georgia Southern certainly handled Wofford on Saturday afternoon in the Southern Conference championship game, but the Eagles wouldn’t rule out another meeting with the Terriers in the FCS playoffs. “They’ve got a special team,” Georgia Southern quarterback Jaybo Shaw said. “I’m sure they’re going to make a run.”]


5. And I still have ODU hosting Wofford

[What was Georgia Southern thinking when they scheduled Alabama for their last game of the regular season? Right now, four teams are in as league champions: Lehigh (Patriot), Sam Houston State (Southland), Norfolk State (MEAC) and Georgia Southern (Southern).]


6. In the FCS Huddle: So much still to be decided

[But more eyes will be on the conference match-ups. The biggest is in the Big Sky, where Montana visits Montana State for the Brawl of the Wild. Montana State could be the No. 1 playoff seed if it wins, although the case also can be made for Sam Houston State or Georgia Southern if it stuns Alabama next Saturday.]


7. Initial Impressions from the Mississippi State Game

[With an obligatory affair this upcoming weekend in Tuscaloosa against Georgia Southern, for now this effectively becomes a one game season where the Crimson Tide seeks redress for its 2010 grievances down on the Plains, and beyond that all this 'Bama team can do is hope all of the cards beyond the Tide's control come up crimson.]


8. BCS Rankings Week 12: 1-Loss Teams That Have Best Chance for Title Game

[Alabama plays Georgia Southern and Auburn to finish their season. Although these are two winnable games they don’t exactly look sharp on a schedule.]


9. BCS Rankings: LSU Remains in Top Spot; Alabama Still Third; Arkansas Not in Control

[So, Arkansas really needs Alabama to lose another game and fall out of the Top 5, and preferably the Top 7 just to be safe. Since a loss to Georgia Southern in Tuscaloosa seems rather unlikely, that means the Hogs need to become Auburn fans for the next couple of weeks.]


10. College Football TV Schedule Week 12: What Games Have Big BCS Implications?

[While one team has a game against a team that is just there to collect a paycheck (Georgia Southern.)]