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Auburn Tigers - Florida State Seminoles: 2014 BCS Championship Game Prediction And Latest Betting Od

Auburn Tigers - Florida State Seminoles: 2014 BCS Championship Game Prediction And Latest Betting OddsAuburn's Tre Mason, left, and Nick Marshall, right, practice ahead of Monday's BCS national title game against Florida State.for the BCS national championship title on Monday night’s Rose Bowl in Pasadena.The Tigers (12-1, 7-1 SEC) own the all-time series at 13-4-1, and can pad that mark in what will...
Category : Business

Goodbye Bowl Championship Series standings, we hardly knew ye

BCS system winds through its final postseason, we face a future without 'non-automatic qualifiers' and head-scratcher voting by coaches. But there will be less buzz too.Javier Arenas and his Alabama teammates celebrate the Crimson Tide's BCS national title in 2010. The BCS has offered fans and players plenty of memorable -- and controversial -- moments in its 16-year reign over college football.The...
Source : Los Angeles Times |
Category : Sports

A sweet (and not so sweet) trip down memory lane of 16 BCS title games

BCS system worked and it didn't work, says Times college football writer Chris Dufresne. There were many memorable games and some he'd rather forget.Texas quarterback Vince Young breaks off a big run during the third quarter of the Longhorns' comeback victory over USC in the 2006 BCS championship game at the Rose Bowl. Young later scored the winning touchdown.Of course it did. The BCS exponentially...
Source : Los Angeles Times |
Category : Sports

So much for BCS game change—looks like SEC will play for title again

Southeastern Conference appears headed back to BCS title game after Auburn beats Missouri and Michigan State upsets No. 2 Ohio State.season in 1998 ended with shocking losses by Kansas State and UCLA that turned the BCS on its ear hole.It seemed only right that the final Saturday of the last BCS season should match that chaotic conclusion.You heard it right, the SEC did it again, and now has a chance...
Source : Los Angeles Times |
Category : Headlines

Flip-flop-flip: Florida State back in 2nd in BCS

left is lineman Bryan Stork (52).Photo: Phil Sears, APFlorida State is back in second place in the BCS standings, edging past Oregon behind first-place Alabama.Third-place Oregon plays Stanford Thursday night and a win is likely to push the Ducks back into second. The Seminoles and Ducks have exchanged positions in the BCS standings the last two weeks.Florida State (.9525 BCS average) is third in both...
Source : News Times |
Category : Sports | City : National

In final year of the BCS, one constant remains: controversy

Alabama is No. 1 in the first BCS standings, but Oregon, despite being ranked No. 2 in most polls, is third, behind Florida State.Quarterback Jameis Winston is right about Florida State's ranking of No. 1, in the computer formula of the BCS standings. The Seminoles were No. 2 in the initial BCS rankings behind two-time reigning champion Alabama.has been ripped, ridiculed ravaged and pilloried — and...
Source : Los Angeles Times |
Category : Headlines

Is Pakistan a difficult muse? Join the dots and see

Sometimes, a vacant seat is an argument. In a way, the visible absence of Pakistani writer Mohammed Hanif—who could not make it to thedue to visa issues validated the subject of the panel discussion: 'Why does Pakistan make writers sweat blood?', British-born writer-journalist Aatish Taseer, the Pakistan bureau chief of the New York Times, Declan Walsh, and former high commissioner to Pakistan G P...
Source : Times Of India |
Category : City | City : Rajkot

Musharraf granted bail, free to leave Pak

Musharraf's fate has been subject to intense speculation since he became the first former army chief to be arrested this year, breaking an unwritten rule that the top ranks of the military are untouchable, even after they have retired.could leave Pakistan as soon as Thursday after a decision by a court paving the way for his release, his lawyer said on Wednesday.Musharraf's fate has been subject to...
Source : Times Of India |
Category : International

Obama, Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif meet at White House

U.S. and Pakistan discuss drone strikes, Afghanistan's future and Pakistan's nuclear arsenal.President Obama meets with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Oval Office. It was their first face-to-face meeting.sought to strengthen their countries' fragile relationship with a two-hour Oval Office meeting Wednesday that touched on sensitive subjects, including U.S. drone strikes, Afghanistan's...
Source : Los Angeles Times |
Category : Headlines

US ups surveillance of Pakistan's nuclear arsenal: Post

Islamist extremists could seize components of Pakistan's nuclear stockpile or trigger a war with India, the US has ramped up its surveillance of Islamabad's nuclear arms, the Washington Post reported Tuesday.Besides Al Qaeda, North Korea and Iran, Pakistan is the subject of "an equally intense focus" of a $52.6-billion US intelligence arsenal, the Post reported citing disclosures based on top secret...
Source : Newkerala |
Category : International | City : Washington