Boomer’s Picks: College Football Week Seven

    ECU +36 @ UCF FIU +13.5 vs. Tulane Louisville -21.5 vs. Boston College UNC +4 vs. UVA Minnesota +4 vs. Michigan State Arizona State +17.5 vs. Washington Cal +15 vs. Washington State LSU +7 vs. Auburn UVA vs. UNC OVER 50.5 NIU -5.5 @ Buffalo Last Week: 6-4 Season Record: 34-30-1   Smart…

College Football Midseason Award Winners

We are now approaching Week 7 of college football action, and that means that the 2017 regular season is already halfway over. After spending a long summer wishing for college football to return, it arrived in fast and furious fashion and it will sadly be over with before we realize it because that’s the way…

SEC Stocks: Week 7

Vol fans got a breath of fresh air as Tennessee was on its bye week, but almost every other SEC team was in action on Saturday, and we certainly learned a few things. Here are our stocks entering Week 7. ALABAMA — STOCK RISING What? Alabama played a close game? The Tide were up 24-3 at…

South Carolina entrance

Show Me My Opponent: South Carolina

(waking up from post-dinner nap that I immediately regret) Whah…uh…hello. Wait, why are you here? (Mr. Warren’s assistant reminds him that it’s a game week.) You sure about that? I haven’t heard anything about a game this weekend. (The assistant reads off the schedule: October 14, at home, against South Carolina.) Wait, really? No one…

Butch Jones Now Has the Offense He Wants

Redshirt-Freshman Jarrett Guarantano will start Saturday’s SEC game against South Carolina, Butch Jones confirmed Wednesday. To this point, he hasn’t been in a position to demonstrate much of his skillset. A touchdown pass against Indiana State and six garbage time completions versus Georgia join an insipid 2-for-5 afternoon against UMass. But he’s flashed the capability…

Florida Unveiled Some “Interesting” Alternate Uniforms

Florida unveiled some new uniforms on Monday night, and they’re…interesting. The new gator skin-themed uniforms will be debuted when Florida takes on Texas A&M this weekend. These have drawn some strong reaction from fans across the country, with some claiming that they are incredible. Others came away…less impressed.   Nike: What you want? Florida: We want…

Vols Add Former Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to Baseball Staff

Former Vol and Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to join @Vol_Baseball staff come January pic.twitter.com/yScXY1LsQo — Boomer Dangel (@boomerdangel) October 5, 2017 Tennessee baseball adds former Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to the 2018 coaching staff, as first reported Thursday by FOX Sports Knoxville. “I think we’re slowly putting together the best assistant coaching staff in the…

SEC Games To Watch In Week 6

The midway point of the regular season is upon us, and the SEC landscape is starting to take shape. In this past week of action we saw: The total dismantling of Tennessee and Butch Jones at the hands of Georgia The beginnings of another failed Ed Orgeron experiment Nick Saban and the Alabama train keep…