In Memory of our great friend Tom Ables, Mr. San Diego State!

     On October 16 of this past year, a great friend we made over the course of  this great, fun adventure of ours now going into our 40th year, passed away – Tom Ables,  Mr. San Diego State!  Tom leaves … Continue reading

Super Memories 2018

Super Memories 2018 When the Super Bowl arrives each year, we like to peruse the rosters and see who in the game we may have seen before they turned pro that will conjure up Super Memories 2018 of college seasons … Continue reading

Collegefootballfan.com Season 2017 in Review

Collegefootballfan.com Season 2017 in Review New record of 27 games in our 39th year!      Welcome to Collegefootballfan.com’s season 2017 in Review, part 2. If you missed our review of our first 13 games of 2017, scroll down.   Disappointingly, we … Continue reading

Collegefootballfan.com 2017 Season in Review

Collegefootballfan.com 2017 Season in Review New record of 27 games in our 39th year!      Welcome to Collegefootballfan.com’s 2017 Season in Review.  Disappointingly, we finish neither in Atlanta (too expensive for our budget), nor in Frisco, Texas, where Mother Nature … Continue reading

Game 559: Demon Deacons defeat A&M Aggies in a high scoring thriller, 55-52

Game 559: Demon Deacons defeat A&M Aggies in a high scoring thriller, 55-52 Charlotte, NC – Texas A&M took a 42-41 lead into the final period of our Game 559, and the Aggies and Deacons exchanged the lead three more … Continue reading

Game 558:  Navy blows by Virginia in the Military Bowl, 49-7

Game 558:  Navy blows by Virginia in the Military Bowl, 49-7 Annapolis, Maryland – The Virginia Cavaliers showed up with the dominant fan base at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium among a paid crowd of 35,791, and kick returner Joe Reed … Continue reading

Game 557: Hawkeyes take down Purple Eagles for 27-20 Pinstripe Bowl Victory

Hawkeyes take down Purple Eagles for 27-20 Pinstripe Bowl Victory New York – On the morning of our Game 557, I watched a small hawk in my front yard attack and take a small woodpecker hard to the ground, locking … Continue reading

Game 556:  No. 1 JMU’s ten takeaways, third quarter burst jolt South Dakota State, 51-16

Game 556:  No. 1 JMU’s ten takeaways, third quarter burst jolt South Dakota State, 51-16 Harrisonburg, Virginia – No. 1 and defending FCS champ James Madison let South Dakota State (11-3) hang close in the first half of Game 556, … Continue reading

Game 555: Mt. Union shuts down Mary Hardin-Baylor for D-3 title, 12-0

Game 555:  Mt. Union shuts down Mary Hardin-Baylor for D-3 title, 12-0 Salem, Virginia – On a cold, blustery evening with temps in the 30s and winds around 18 mph, two defenses dominated high-scoring offenses as the Purple Raiders of … Continue reading

Game 554: Army edges Navy 14-13 to take home Commander-in-Chief Trophy

Game 554: Army edges Navy 14-13 to take home Commander-in-Chief Trophy Philadelphia – As time expired, Navy’s Bennet Moehring field goal attempt of 48 yards missed to the left in Game 554 played during a snow storm with swirling winds … Continue reading