Still, every year, our inboxes get filled with venues around town doing all they can to get draw out-of-towners to their climes and ignoring their usual crowds in the process. So, to recap: The City of Dallas pays each school to play this game so that the State Fair of Texas can line its own pockets with a marquee annual event that provides no actual, and even minimal theoretical, return on the investment of your tax dollars; meanwhile, almost every other entertainment-focused business in town thirstily tries to cater to tourists for better or worse because they know that any learned Dallasite stays away from all the headaches that this annual weekend-long nightmare can induce. Remember Me.
We first take our tour of college football down to The Swamp where the marquee matchup of the weekend was the No. The Tigers are loaded up front with defensive tackle Derrick Brown, one of many likely to play on Sundays next year. The Gators did enough to get the upset win in a herky-jerky game that made fans wonder if the offenses realized they were supposed to be playing as well.
Two of those games — both in the Orange Bowl — were not that close. Bama effortlessly scored touchdowns on each of its first four possessions and led before the Sooners found the scoreboard. Kyler Murray and the Sooners tried to rally in the second half, but the margin never got inside of 11 points.
A: Pump kin! Q: Did you hear that the governor's mansion in Oklahoma burned down? A: Almost took out the whole trailer park.
Texas linebacker Breckyn Hager made sure to take a couple shots at the Sooners Saturday night after their big win over No. Texas beat Oklahoma earlier this season in a classic Cotton Bowl game The Sooners have since won all of their games, which if both teams win next weekend, could set up for a rematch in Arlington.
The Big 12 publicly reprimanded Breckyn Hager on Monday after the Texas defensive end slammed rival Oklahoma following a postgame interview with reporters Saturday night. Wearing a cowboy hat and sunglasses with his hair braided, Hager was walking back to the locker room after Texas' victory over Iowa State when a reporter informed him that the Sooners had just given up 40 points to Kansas. Hager then stopped again, pointed to a nearby clock and added: "Wait, wait -- it's and what?
Though commissioner Bob Bowlsby never clarified what remark drew his ire, the conference's public reprimand was directed at Hager's offhand "OU still sucks" comment. And what time is it? It's
By: Nick Shepkowski October 17, The Irish need help, and a significant amount of it. This we already knew.
Please purchase a subscription to read our premium content. If you have a subscription, please log in or sign up for an account on our website to continue. Please log in, or sign up for a new account to continue reading.