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College Football Picks Week 6

October 3, 2018
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College Football Picks Week 6

Ladies and Gentlemen – I know that it’s hard to believe but we are halfway through this college football season as we roll into the first week of October. This is no time to reminisce about autumn or the sunny slopes of yesterday. It’s time for the Red River Rivalry or as the fine people in the Republic of Texas and the State of Oklahoma like to say….. It’s time to for us to...

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Bum…..

October 22, 2013
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Bum…..

Ladies and Gentlemen – I hate getting older…. It’s not the mystery aches and pains or the sometimes frequent trips to the doctor It’s not the gray in my hair (or what’s left of it) or the white in my beard It’s because my childhood hero’s are passing on

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Reflections

September 7, 2010
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This time of year I am always brought back through the corridor of time to places of my youth….. Growing up along dusty roads and rutted paths. It’s Fall and that means one thing: Football Now I know that in most places it’s not cool yet and it doesn’t even look like Fall. And if you are in Lubbock the temperatures are only fifteen degrees cooler than the surface of the sun, so you...

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On the Road again…

October 18, 2009
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Ladies and gentlemen much like Willie Nelson I am “on the Road Again…” EDITORS NOTE: And by making the statement “much Like Willie Nelson……” In no way infers that I will be riding around on a tour bus smoking marijuana, singing songs and eating Cheeto’s. My friends I have to depart to less friendly shores for a few months… but I want to assure you that although there will be a “slight” disruption to...

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Memorial Weekend Update

May 23, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen- Memorial Weekend is upon us… For me this weekend is an enduring symbol of courage, heart and sacrifice. So with that in mind I give you something to symbolize those qualities… On the Football Field… EDITORS NOTE: I want to thank… My Friends from Tyler Lee High School (Go Red Raiders) In Beautiful Tyler Texas for this link.. And… I don’t need to say this but… Earl, No one has forgotten...

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College Football Picks Week 8 (Part II)

October 17, 2008
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Ladies and Gentlemen – I know…. But Please Stop.. you are embarrassing me…. Just Because I was THE ONLY College Football Prognosticator in the Country to Pick the Texas Christian Horned Frog win (Not an “upset”) last night over the “Undefeated” BYU Cougars is no reason for such adulation….. I am just a simple College Fooball Prognosticating Genius… Sort of like “Rain Man”…without the stammer… Enjoy Your Picks!   College Football NEWS and VIEWS...

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College Football Picks Week 7 (Part II)

October 10, 2008
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Ladies and Gentlemen – It’s that time of the year (Again)…… The names of the games alone are enough to make you break into goosebumps…. They are called many things…. The Red River Rivalry or The Red River Shoot-Out… But the game between Oklahoma and Texas is above all else…. A Border WAR….   Then there is the tussle between the Hedges in Athens… Between… Tennessee and Georgia….. Also… This weekend… The Black Shirts of Nebraska Invade...

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