Tag Archive | Bilal Powell

Beef O'Brady St. Petersburg Bowl: Look for Louisville to fly over Golden Eagles

Beef O’Brady’s Bowl – St. Petersburg, Fl – Tuesday Dec 21, 8pm on ESPN – Louisville (6-6) v. Southern Miss (8-4) Louisville Cardinals – Impact Player – RB Bilal Powell –  Powell (right) is the biggest reason as to why first year head coach Charlie Strong was able to take his red birds to a bowl game. […]

Big East Philosophy Week 9 review – DE-FENSE and a couple big injuries

It wasn’t exactly an offensive explosion in the Big East for Week 9. In fact the offense was borderline offensive. There were a total of six teams in action in a combined three games this weekend with only one contest tallying more than 30 points – scary Halloween indeed. The real fantasy star of the […]

Big East Philosophy: an essay on Orange and Cardinals

There is no question that college football this season is wide open. On my show (Matt Mc’s Sports Fix – ESPN RADIO 1410) I often say this season reminds me of the 2007 college football season. That year started with Appalachian State heading to the Big House in Ann Arbor and beating the legendary Michigan […]

Big East Philosophy: UConn-Louisville stands out

Instead of breaking down the games for this week in the Big East, I thought we would focus in one game as the Fantasy Big East Game of the Week! The word on the street says we are doing this because Editor Emeritus Vince chops up our work. While others maintain that focusing in on […]

Mid-Season Big Eastie Awards

That is right – it’s time for the first annual FCB Half Season Big Easties! The Big Easties are handed out to a select deserving few – fine individuals who have shown a certain aspect, a certain skill, that has stood out above the others. Actually, with the Big East consisting of only eight teams […]

Big East Rewind Week One: Thud in reality, studs for fantasy

The Big East Conference got the 2010 season off to a resounding thud this past weekend. Pittsburgh lost at Utah in a ugly overtime debacle, Cincinnati went down without a fight to Fresno State, Connecticut is still trying to tackle Michigan’s QB Denard Robinson, and even Rutgers struggled for two plus quarter against Norfolk State. […]