Monthly Archives: December 2012

No Boise, no more Big East football

When the official announcement came, Big East commissioner Mike Aresco was on a plane to New Orleans, where he will watch Big East champion Louisville face Florida in the Sugar Bowl on Wednesday night. Once again, Aresco will have to deal with a defection, rather than an addition, as Boise State chose Plan B, which…


Recess is ending for BC football

Steve Addazio is spending the week finalizing the deal on his new $1.4 million home in the Needham area.  Ryan Day is spending a few days with family and friends in New Hampshire. Don Brown is making the move north from Connecticut with visions of blitzes and sacks and quarterbacks on their backs in his…


A playoff system which would work

Let the build up for the Alabama vs. Notre Dame BCS national championship game begin. That game will dwarf all the other BCS match-ups: Florida State-Northern Illinois in the Orange Bowl, Florida vs. Louisville in the Sugar Bowl, Kansas State vs. Oregon in the Fiesta Bowl and Wisconsin vs. Stanford in the Rose Bowl. The…