Clemson: Alabama 2.0

Folks who follow college football say there are three things that are certain: death, taxes, and Alabama. Time to add Clemson to that list. This was supposed to be a “rebuilding” year for Clemson. How were the Tigers supposed to replenish the offensive talent it lost a year ago to the draft? Who was going…

NFL 2017 Week 2 Preview

Here we are again. One of the favorite things about the NFL season is picking the winners each week, even when I get them wrong SOME of the time.  Unlike last week, I didn’t make any prognostications for the first week of the season. I didn’t do it last week for two reasons: 1) because…

2017 NFL Preview: Picks from the Twittersphere

I’ve decided to spice things up a little bit this year. In addition to my predictions for the 2017 NFL season, I’ve decided to have a few of my twitter buddies lend their picks as well.  This will certainly be entertaining, as I will be sure to roast these people if their picks do go…

2017 NFC Preview

Mo’ NFL! Mo’ NFL!! Mo’ NFL!!! If y’all loved my 2017 AFC preview, get a load of my NFC preview.  Y’all ain’t ready. So to quote the immortal Slick Rick, “heeeeerrre we go”… (Note: *-denotes wildcard team) NFC East New York Giants Dallas Cowboys* Philadelphia Eagles Washington Analysis: This division, to me, is a two-horse…

2017 AFC Preview

What up, yo! The 2017 NFL season is only a few days away.  Lots of excitement.  Lots of fans getting excited for the upcoming season (unless you’re a Cleveland Browns fan — Jets fans, too). Lots of story-lines abound. Will the Patriots go undefeated?  Will the Jets win a game?  Will the Falcons rebound from…

Happy Labor Day!

We at “The Klown Times” want to wish all of y’all a happy Labor Day.  Have fun, don’t drink and drive, and avoid those BBQ fails – there are always camera phones lurking…

All Is Not Lost for Florida State

The final score may not show it, but the Alabama-Florida State game was VERY competitive. Both teams have, as we say, “a bunch of dudes”.  Athletes all over the field.  The Crimson Tide and Seminoles are littered with future NFL players. Both are also very talented and well-coached.  Bama’s Nick Saban and FSU’s Jimbo Fisher…