Where will the unbeaten Broncos finish in the final rankings? I'd put them at No. 3, behind
So much for
USC is No. 1... in '07? USC's big win is very similar to
It sets up the Trojans as everyone's team to beat next season. (Without Dwayne Jarrett? Hmm. BTW, he is SICK.)
Nick Saban to
Cards fire Green. Who's next? I've read re-tread Mike Sherman is interviewing, along with Ron Rivera, Norm Chow and Jim Caldwell. If I wanted to focus on offense, I'd hire Chow. If I wanted to focus on defense, I'd hire Rivera. Neither is a bad pick, and both would increase the NFL's pathetic number of minority head coaches.
Falcons fire Mora. Who's next? I read that Blank and McKay will be sure to ask any candidates how they plan to use Vick. Uhh... ya think?! (If they didn't ask Mora that question, maybe McKay should've been fired.)
Bill Cowher done in
Knight 880: Unbreakable record? Of the Top 2 contenders to do it – Coach K won't last long enough before retirement, and Billy Donovan won't last long enough before jumping to the NBA. Plus, it's a moving target: It's not like Knight is retiring any time soon.
NBA back to the leather ball: It returned last night. Keep an eye on whether players struggle with the transition wedged right into the middle of a season. I sort of doubt it.
AI vs. Sixers tonight: I have to believe that Philly fans are too drunk on the Eagles' success to truly care.
College hoops: OK, OK, I believe – After watching UCLA dismantle a very good
Condolences to family, friends and fans of Broncos CB Darrent Williams. What a horrible story.