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January 14th, 2018

Duke showed why it is number one, winning at Florida State. With Zion Williamson hurt, RJ Barrett scored 32 points. Cam Reddish hit the game-winning trifecta.

Tennessee got a big win at Florida. Gonzaga beat a tough San Francisco squad. Texas Tech won at Texas.
The NFL playoffs continued. The Patriots advanced to their eighth straight AFC championship game with a win over the Chargers. The Chiefs were impressive in dispatching the Colts. The Rams took down the Cowboys, wile the Saints edged the Eagles.
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January 7th, 2019

The NFL postseason got under way. I was really impressed with Andrew Luck and the Colts, with an impressive win at Houston. The Chargers hung on to beat the Ravens in Baltimore. The Cowboys got past the Seahawks.

College basketball had a busy Saturday. I saw Duke impressively beat a good Clemson team. Virginia was convincing over Florida State in a game that was not as close as the final score indicated.
Nevada fell from the unbeaten ranks, losing badly at New Mexico. Kentucky was upset by Alabama. Kansas lost at Iowa State.
One of the most impressive comebacks was staged by Old Dominion. The Monarchs trailed  21-0 against western Kentucky and rallied to win.
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December 31st, 2018

The college football championship game is set. Alabama and Clemson head West.

The Tide outscored Oklahoma while Clemson was too good against Notre Dame. Trevor Lawrence dominated the Irish.

The NFL playoffs are set and the excitement is building on the road to the Super Bowl.
James Harden had a big week with three straight 40+ point games.
It was upset city last weekend. Princeton beat Arizona State, earning its first win over a ranked team in six years.. Liberty beat UCLA by 15. Texas Southern beat Texas A&M. Florida Atlantic beat Illinois. The Owls finished their nonconference schedule with nine wins, tied for the most since joining Division I. Gardner-Webb knocked off Wake Forest.
Wishing everyone a Happy 2019!
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December 24th, 2018

College bowl season is heating up with the playoffs this week. Notre Dame faces Clemson and Alabama meets Oklahoma.

Army made its impression on the bowls by putting up 70 on Houston.
 
NBA action is heating up. Christmas Day gives us a gift as LeBron and the Lakers meet the Warriors.
 
The NFL is closing in on its playoffs and several games will have an impact this week.
 
Big Blue Nation got a Christmas gift with a win over North Carolina. Duke showed a lot of heart by beating a tough, experienced Texas Tech team.
 
I want to wish everybody a Merry Christmas!
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December 19th, 2018

I was really impressed with North Carolina. Solid passing, a great job on the boards and the Tar Heels beat Gonzaga. It was the first back-to-back losses for the Zags since 2014.

The Steelers got a huge win over the Patriots. Ben Roethlisberger and company needed that one and the defense stopped tom Brady late.

The Chicago Bears won their first division title since 2010. Chicago beat Green Bay to lock it up.

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Quote of the Week

“The Patriots are going to the AFC Championship game for he eighth straight year. What an incredible feat.”

-Dick Vitale