- Aug 3, 2020
Bowls Become Endangered Species; Pac-12 Players Threaten Walkout; Booker Nails NCAA
With all the uncertainty surrounding the 2020 college football season, folks are beginning to wonder about the post-season. I’ve...
- Dec 30, 2019
Fantastic Finishes, Burrow Blowout, Coaching/Officiating Blunders, Stanford Basketball
One of the great weekends of the sports year was marked by two fantastic finishes, one incredible blowout, some questionable officiating...
- Dec 9, 2019
49ers-Saints Classic; Playoffs Set; Year of the Transfer
You may never see a better football game than yesterday's thriller between the 49ers and Saints. Two of the best teams in the NFL, with...
- Dec 6, 2019
Pac-12 Coaching Surprises; Conference Championship Games on Tap This Weekend
No one expected Chris Petersen to resign as head coach at Washington on Monday. Perhaps even fewer—including this writer—anticipated that...
- Nov 11, 2019
Basketball Game of the Year; CFP Rankings; Pac-12 Hopes; NCAA Idiocy; Giants' Search
The biggest basketball game of the year in the Bay Area will take place on Feb. 24 at 6:00. No, it's not a Warriors' game. It’s going to...
- Nov 4, 2019
Notes of Note: CFP Rankings; Pac-12 Alive; Trojan Moves; Taggart; World Series Postmortem; Warrior B
The first College Football Playoff selection committee rankings will be released tomorrow, and most of the pre-game studio shows last...
- Oct 28, 2019
It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
Jumping around the sports world...last week was one that gave proof to a lot of old adages. The Best Laid Plans… When Joe Lacob, Rick...
- Apr 22, 2019
The Big Bowl Squeeze
A story that came out over the weekend and received scant attention outside the state of Florida should give pause to everyone who loves...
- Jan 2, 2019
Bowl Highlights, Lowlights, Bail Outs; Playoffs; Pac-12 for Sale
There have been some incredible performances—both good and bad—in this year’s bowl games. For example, Cal’s 10-7 loss to TCU in the...
- Dec 24, 2018
The Inside Track will be on a short hiatus this week for the Christmas holiday. But a few quick notes before we get back to egg nogging...