Posts Tagged ‘ Bo Pelini ’

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


Bo points the finger and not the thumb one last time at Nebraska.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Thursday Night TNT DH: Knicks (5-22) @ Bulls (15-9) 7 pm/Thunder (12-13) @ Warriors (21-3) 9:30 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Ducks (21-7-5, 47 pts) @ Canadians (20-10-2, 42 pts), 6:30 pm

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: Tennessee Titans (2-12) @ Jacksonville Jaguars (2-12), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: New England Patriots (11-3) @ New York Jets (3-11), Noon/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: New York Giants (5-9) @ St. Louis Rams (6-8), 3:05 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Wisconsin hires Paul Chryst
3) Should Youngstown State keep Bo Pelini?
4) FCS down to their semifinals, DII and DIII title games this weekend

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) Cuban baseball a part of yesterday’s news with the island country
2) Zach Lowe on how Golden State became dominent
3) HOT STOVE
4) Michigan to empty the bank? Pelini the profane

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2014 Posts: 239

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week

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The new head coach of Youngstown State took a shot at where he used to work.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Wednesday ESPN DH: Nets (10-13) @ Raptors (19-6) 7 pm/Rockets (18-5) @ Nuggets (10-14) 9:30 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Rivalry Night on NBCSN: Bruins (15-13-3, 33 pts) @ Avalanche (16-12-1, 33 pts), 7 pm

Second Quarter: NFL

1) AFC Playoff teams as of today: Patriots (11-3)*, Broncos (11-3)*, Colts (10-4), Bengals (9-4-1), Steelers (9-5), Ravens (9-5)
2) AFC in the Hunt: Chiefs, Chargers. Bills (8-6), Texans, Dolphins, Browns (7-7)
3) NFC Playoff teams as of today: Cardinals (11-3)*, Lions (10-4), Cowboys (10-4), Saints (6-8), Packers (10-3), Seahawks (10-4), Packers (10-4)
4) NFC in the Hunt: Eagles (9-5)
* = Clinched playoff berth

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Men’s basketball scoreboard; Women’s basketball scoreboard
2) 19 San Diego State (7-2) @ Cincinnati (6-2), 8 pm/ESPN2
3) Eastern Michigan (8-1) @ 25 Michigan State (7-3), 8 pm/BTN
4) Portland (7-2) @ UNLV (6-2), 9:30 pm

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1) Bo Pelini takes a shot at his former employer
2) San Diego and Tampa Bay making a big baseball deal
3) The miss
4) Forde Yard Dash: Bowl edition

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2014 Posts: 238

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

 

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Youngstown State’s new head football coach? Photo Reddit CFB

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Zach Lowe on the ignored evolution of the Sixers
3) NHL scoreboard
4) All-Star Game fan vote

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Attendance down
2) Bo Pelini going home? And new Houston coach?
3) Holly Anderson’s College Football Clip Show: Florida State 
4) Arizona State switching apparel providers

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Week 15 MMQB
2) This week’s schedule
3) Who can clinch this week?
4) NFL playoff picture

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Inside how FOX covered the Bengals-Browns game
2) Jerry Palm’s bracketology 12-15
3) Losing appealing to Lester
4) Hot Stove tracker

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2014 Posts: 237

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Oregon’s AD says anyone (cough Nebraska cough) interested in Scott Frost hopefully waits.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA scoreboard
2. 4Q NBA Viewing Choice of the Night: Heat (9-7) @ Wizards (10-5), 6 pm
3. NHL scoreboard
4. 4Q NHL Viewing Choice of the Night: Lightning (16-6-2, 34 pts) @ NY Rangers (11-8-4, 26 pts), 6 pm/NHL Network

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: 1. Florida State Seminoles (12-0, 8-0 ACC), 2. Oregon (11-1, 8-1 PAC-12), 3. TCU Horned Frogs (10-1, 7-1 Big XII), 4. Baylor Bears (10-1, 7-1 Big XII)
2. Surprise Team(s) of the Weekend – Stanford winning at No. 8 UCLA 31-10
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – No. 4 Mississippi State losing at No. 19 Ole Miss 31-17
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Florida State (12-0) 2. Oregon (11-1) 3. TCU (10-1) 4. Baylor (10-1) 5. Ohio State (11-1)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: Miami Dolphins (6-5) @ New York Jets (2-9), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win(s) – Eagles 33-10 at the Cowboys and Seahawks 19-3 at the 49ers on Thanksgiving
3. Worst Loss – Chiefs against Broncos 29-16
4. Surprise of the Weekend – Chargers winning 34-33 at the Ravens after being down 10 late

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Rex Ryan’s TV options
2. Stewart Mandel’s Forward Pass: Week 14
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 14
4. Choices to replace Bo Pelini

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2014 Posts: 226

Bo-files in History: 2008-14

This morning Nebraska AD Shawn Eichorst fired Bo Pelini as head coach after seven years leading the Huskers. I’ve complied Pelini’s tenure (not that he was 26-25 against teams with winning records and 40-2 versus teams under .500) complete time in Lincoln. I’d like to state that I’m wasn’t for or against the decision made today however here’s everything from his time.

 
Bo Pelini, Nebraska head coach 2008-14

2003 W/L 1-0 (Neutral 1-0)/Career 1-0 (Neutral 1-0): W 17-3 v. Michigan State/Alamo Bowl (1-0)
2008 W/L 9-4, 5-3 Conference (Home 6-2 Away 2-2 Neutral 1-0)/Career 10-4 (Home 6-2 Away 2-2 Neutral 2-0): W 47-24 Western Michigan (1-0), W 35-12 San Jose State (2-0), W 38-7 New Mexico State (3-0), L 35-30 Virginia Tech (3-1), L 52-17 Missouri (3-2/0-1 Big XII), L 37-31 F/OT @Texas Tech (3-3/0-2 Big XII), W 35-7 @Iowa State (4-3/1-2 Big XII), W 32-20 Baylor (5-3/2-2 Big XII), L 62-28 @Oklahoma (5-4/2-3 Big XII), W 45-35 Kansas (6-4/3-3 Big XII), W 56-28 @Kansas State (7-4/4-3 Big XII), W 40-31 Colorado (8-4/5-3 Big XII), W 26-21 v. Clemson/Gator Bowl (9-4/5-3 Big XII)
2009 W/L 10-4, 6-3 Conference (Home 5-2 Away 4-1 Neutral 1-1)/Career 20-8 (Home 11-4 Away 6-3 Neutral 3-1): W 49-3 Florida Atlantic (1-0), W 38-9 Arkansas State (2-0), L 16-15 @Virginia Tech (2-1), W 55-0 Louisiana-Lafayette (3-1), W 27-12 @Missouri (4-1, 1-0 Big XII), L 31-10 Texas Tech (4-2, 1-1 Big XII), L 9-7 Iowa State (4-3, 1-2 Big XII), W 20-10 @Baylor (5-3, 2-2 Big XII), W 10-3 Oklahoma (6-3, 3-2 Big XII), W 31-17 @Kansas (7-3, 4-2 Big XII), W 17-3 Kansas State (8-3, 5-2 Big XII), W 28-20 @Colorado (9-3, 6-2 Big XII), L 13-12 v. Texas/Big XII Championship Game in Arlington, TX (9-4, 6-3 Big XII), W 33-0 v. Arizona/Holiday Bowl (10-4/6-3 Big XII)
2010 W/L  10-4, 6-3 Conference (Home 6-1 Away 4-1 Neutral 0-2)/Career 30-12 (Home 17-5 Away 10-4 Neutral 3-3): W 49-10 Western Kentucky (1-0), W 38-17 Idaho (2-0), W 56-21 @Washington (3-0), W 17-3 South Dakota State (4-0), W 48-13 @Kansas State (5-0, 1-0 Big XII), L 20-13 Texas (5-1, 1-1 Big XII), W 51-41 @Oklahoma State (6-1, 2-1 Big XII), W 31-17 Missouri (7-1, 3-1 Big XII), W 31-30 F/OT @Iowa State (8-1, 4-1 Big XII), W 20-3 Kansas (9-1, 5-1 Big XII), L 9-6 @Texas A&M (9-2, 5-2 Big XII), W 45-17 Colorado (10-2, 6-2 Big XII), L 23-20 v. Oklahoma/Big XII Championship Game in Arlington, TX (10-3, 6-3 Big XII), L 19-7 v. Washington/Holiday Bowl (10-4, 6-3 Big XII)
2011 W/L 9-4, 5-3 Conference (Home 6-1 Away 3-2 Neutral 0-1)/Career 39-16 (Home 23-6 Away 13-6 Neutral 3-4): W 40-7 Chattanooga (1-0), W 42-29 Fresno State (2-0), W 51-38 Washington (3-0), W 38-14 @Wyoming (4-0), L 48-17 @Wisconsin (4-1, 0-1 B1G), W 34-27 Ohio State (5-1, 1-1 B1G), W 41-14 @Minnesota (6-1, 2-1 B1G), W 24-3 Michigan State (7-1, 3-1 B1G), L 28-25 Northwestern (7-2, 3-2 B1G), W 17-14 @Penn State (8-2, 4-2 B1G), L 45-17 @Michigan (8-3, 4-3 B1G), W 20-7 Iowa (9-3, 5-3 B1G), L 30-13 v. South Carolina/CapitalOne Bowl (9-4, 5-3 B1G)
2012 W/L 10-4, 7-2 Conference (Home 7-0 Away 3-2 Neutral 0-2)/Career 49-20 (Home 30-6 Away 16-8 Neutral 3-6): W 49-20 Southern Miss (1-0), L 36-30 @UCLA (1-1), W 42-13 Arkansas State (2-1), W 73-7 Idaho State (3-1), W 30-27 Wisconsin (4-1, 1-0 B1G), L 63-38 @Ohio State (4-2, 1-1 B1G), W 29-28 @Northwestern (5-2, 2-1 B1G), W 23-9 Michigan (6-2, 3-1 B1G), W 28-24 @Michigan State (7-2, 4-1 B1G), W 32-23 Penn State (8-2, 5-1 B1G), W 38-14 Minnesota (9-2, 6-1 B1G), W 13-7 @Iowa (10-2, 7-1 B1G), L 70-31 v. Wisconsin/B1G Conference Championship Game in Indianapolis, IN (10-3, 7-2 B1G), L 45-31 v. Georgia/CapitalOne Bowl (10-4, 7-2 B1G)

2013 W/L 8-4, 5-3 Conference (Home 5-3 Away 3-1 Neutral 1-0)/Career 58-24 (Home 35-9 Away 19-9 Neutral 4-6): W 37-34 Wyoming (1-0), W 56-13 Southern Miss (2-0), L UCLA 41-21 (2-1), W 59-20 South Dakota State (3-1), W 39-19 Illinois (4-1, 1-0 B1G), W 44-7 @Purdue (5-1, 2-0 BIG), L 34-23 @Minnesota (5-2, 2-1 B1G), W 27-24 Northwestern (6-2, 3-1 B1G), W 17-13 @Michigan (7-2, 4-1 B1G), L 41-28 Michigan State (7-3, 4-2 B1G), W 23-20 F/OT @Penn State (8-3, 5-2 BIG), L 38-17 Iowa (8-4, 5-3 B1G), W 24-19 v. Georgia/Gator Bowl (9-4, 5-3)

2014 W/L 9-3, 5-3 Conference (Home 6-1 Away 3-2, Neutral 0-0)/Career 67-27 (Home 41-10 Away 22-11 Neutral 4-6): W 55-7 Florida Atlantic (1-0), W 31-24 McNeese State (2-0), @Fresno State W 55-19 (3-0), Miami (FL) W 41-31 (4-0), Illinois W 45-14 (5-0, 1-0 B1G), @Michigan State L 27-22 (5-1, 1-1 B1G), @Northwestern W 38-17 (6-1, 2-1 B1G), Rutgers W 42-24 (7-1, 3-1 B1G), Purdue W 35-14 (8-1, 4-1 B1G), @Wisconsin L 59-24 (8-2, 4-2 B1G), Minnesota L 28-24 (8-3, 4-3 B1G), @Iowa W 37-34 F/OT (9-3, 5-3 B1G)

Overall Career: Record 67-27, Conference Record (Big XII 17-9/B1G 22-11) 39-20, Home 41-10 Away 22-11 Neutral 4-6 Conference Title Games 0-3 Bowl Games 4-3

Record by Opponent (H-Home, A-Away, N-Neutral): Arizona 1-0 (1-0 N), Arkansas State 2-0 (2-0 H), Baylor 2-0 (1-0 H, 1-0 A), Chattanooga 1-0 (1-0 H), Clemson 1-0 (1-0 N), Colorado 3-0 (2-0 H, 1-0 A), Florida Atlantic 2-0 (2-0 H), Fresno State 2-0 (1-0 H, 1-0 A), Georgia 1-1 (1-1 N), Idaho 1-0 (1-0 H), Idaho State 1-0 (1-0 H), Illinois 2-0 (2-0 H), Iowa 3-1 (1-1 H, 2-0 A), Iowa State 2-1 (0-1 H, 2-0 A), Kansas 3-0 (2-0 H, 0-1 A), Kansas State 3-0 (1-0 H, 2-0 A), Louisiana-Lafayette 1-0 (1-0 H), McNeese State 1-0 (1-0 H), Miami (FL) 1-0 (1-0 H), Michigan 2-1 (1-0 H, 1-1 A), Michigan State 3-2 (1-1 H/1-1 A/1-0 N), Minnesota 2-2 (1-1 H, 1-1 A), Missouri 2-1 (1-1 H, 1-0 A), New Mexico State 1-0 (1-0 H), Northwestern 3-1 (1-1 H, 2-0 A), Ohio State 1-1 (1-0 H, 0-1 A), Oklahoma 1-2 (1-0 H, 0-1 A, 0-1 N), Penn State 3-0 (1-0 H, 2-0 A), Purdue 2-0 (1-0 H, 1-0 A), Rutgers 1-0 (1-0 H), San Jose State 1-0 (1-0 H), South Carolina 0-1 (0-1 N), South Dakota State 2-0 (2-0 H), Southern Miss 2-0 (2-0 H), Texas 0-2 (0-1 H, 0-1 N), Texas A&M 0-1 (0-1 A), Texas Tech 0-2 (0-1 H, 0-1 A), Virginia Tech 0-2 (0-1 H, 0-1 A), UCLA 0-2 (0-1 H, 0-1 A), Washington 2-1 (1-0 H, 1-0 A, 0-1 A), Western Kentucky 1-0 (1-0 H), Western Michigan 1-0 (1-0 H), Wisconsin 1-3 (1-0 H, 0-2 A, 0-1 N), Wyoming 2-0 (1-0 H, 1-0 A)

Home Wins (41) –
2008 (6): Western Michigan (47-24), San Jose State (35-12), New Mexico State (38-7), Baylor (32-20), Kansas (45-35), Colorado (40-31)
2009 (5): Florida Atlanta (49-3), Arkansas State (38-9), Louisiana-Lafayette (55-0), Oklahoma (10-3), Kansas State (17-3)
2010 (6): Western Kentucky (49-10), Idaho (38-17), South Dakota State (17-3), Missouri (31-17), Kansas (20-3), Colorado (45-17)
2011 (6): Chattanooga (40-7), Fresno State (42-29), Washington (51-38), Ohio State (34-27), Michigan State (24-3), Iowa (20-7)
2012 (7): Southern Miss (49-20), Arkansas State (42-13), Idaho State (73-7), Wisconsin (30-27), Michigan (23-9), Penn State (32-23), Minnesota (38-14)
2013 (5): Wyoming (37-34), Southern Miss (56-13), South Dakota State (59-20), Illinois (39-19), Northwestern (27-24)
2014 (6): Florida Atlantic (55-7), McNeese State (31-24), Miami (FL) (41-31), Illinois (45-14), Rutgers (42-24), Purdue (35-14)

Home Losses (10) –
2008 (2): Virginia Tech (35-30), Missouri (52-17)
2009 (2): Texas Tech (31-10), Iowa State (9-7)
2010 (1): Texas (20-13)
2011 (1): Northwestern (28-25)
2012 (0): None
2013 (3): UCLA (41-21), Michigan State (41-28), Iowa (38-17)
2014 (1): Minnesota (28-24)

Road Wins (22) –
2008 (2): Iowa State (35-7), Kansas State (56-28)
2009 (4): Missouri (27-12), Baylor (20-10), Kansas (31-17), Colorado (28-20)
2010 (4): Washington (56-21), Kansas State (48-13), Oklahoma State (51-41), Iowa State (31-30 F/OT)
2011 (3): Wyoming (38-14), Minnesota (41-14), Penn State (17-14)
2012 (3): Northwestern (29-28), Michigan State (28-24), Iowa (13-7)
2013 (2): Purdue (44-7), Michigan (17-13), Penn State (23-20 F/OT)
2014 (1): Fresno State (55-19), Northwestern (38-17), Iowa (37-34 F/OT)

Road Losses (10) –
2008 (2): Texas Tech (37-31 F/OT), Oklahoma (62-28)
2009 (1): Virginia Tech (16-15)
2010 (1): Texas A&M (9-6)
2011 (2): Wisconsin (48-17), Michigan (45-17)
2012 (2): UCLA (36-30), Ohio State (63-38)
2013 (1): Minnesota (34-23)
2014 (1): Michigan State (27-22), Wisconsin (59-24)

Neutral Site Wins (4) –
2003 (1): Alamo Bowl v. Michigan State (17-3)
2008 (1): Gator Bowl v. Clemson (26-21)
2009 (1): Holiday Bowl v. Arizona (33-0)
2014 (1): Gator Bowl v. Georgia (24-19)

Neutral Site Losses (6) –
2009 (1): Big XII Championship Game v. Texas (13-12)
2010 (2): Big XII Championship Game v. Oklahoma (23-20), Holiday Bowl v. Washington (19-7)
2011 (1): CapitalOne Bowl v. South Carolina (30-13)
2012 (2): Big Ten Conference Championship Game v. Wisconsin (70-31), CapitalOne Bowl v. Georgia (45-31)

Conference Championship Game Appearances (3) – 0-3
2009 Big XII Conference Championship Game/Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas v. Texas (L 13-12)
2010 Big XII Conference Championship Game/Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas v. Oklahoma (L 23-20)
2012 Big Ten Conference Championship Game/Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana v. Wisconsin (L 70-31)

Bowl Appearances (7) – 4-3
2003 Alamo Bowl (Alamo Dome/San Antonio, Texas) v. Michigan State (W 17-3) *Interim Head Coach*
2008 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville Municipal Stadium/Jacksonville, Florida) v. Clemson (W 26-21)
2009 Holiday Bowl (Qualcomm Stadium/San Diego, California) v. Arizona (W 33-0)
2010 Holiday Bowl (Qualcomm Stadium/San Diego, California) v. Washington (L 19-7)
2012 CapitalOne Bowl (Citrus Bowl Stadium/Orlando, Florida) v. South Carolina (L 30-13)
2013 CapitalOne Bowl (Citrus Bowl Stadium/Orlando, Florida) v. Georgia (L 45-31)

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Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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Red blazer, red blazer send Bo right over. Photo by Omaha World-Herald

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Monday Night Baseball on ESPN: New York Yankees (67-61) @ Kansas City Royals (72-57), 6:10 pm
3. Tampa Bay Rays (64-66) @ Baltimore Orioles (73-55), 6:05 pm
4. St. Louis Cardinals (70-59) @ Pittsburgh Pirates (67-63), 6:05 pm
Hunt for October: MLB full and wildcard standings 8/25/14

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA free agent tracker
2. Guess a trade happened this weekend
3. NHL free agent tracker
4. Given the Simpsons marathon this seems right

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Saturday saw college football begin with FCS action
2. This afternoon I’ll start the predictions
3. No schedule is in place but small to bigger conferences
4. Top 25 and playoff predictions will be Thursday as that’s the start day

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Tracy Wolfson
2. The 30: Reply hazy, try again
3. Tom Hanks turf concerns, Alex Gordon value
4. Mad Chatter for 8/25, UniWatch CFB preview

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2014 Posts: 154

Monday Edition

Here are you four Monday topics for you to start the week


Bubba Watson won at the Masters for the second time in three years. But good caption opportunity here. Photo from USA Today Sports

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Today’s playoff picture on 04-14-14
3. San Antonio Spurs (62-18) @ Houston Rockets (53-27), 7 pm/NBATV
4. Memphis Grizzlies (48-32) @ Phoenix Suns (47-33), 9 pm

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1. Playoff storylines east/west
2. Playoff schedule
3. East Match-ups: Boston v. Detroit, Tampa Bay v. Montreal, Pittsburgh v. Columbus, New York Rangers v. Philadelphia
4. West Match-ups: Colorado v. Minnesota, St. Louis v. Minnesota, Anaheim v. Dallas, San Jose v. Los Angeles

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Atlanta Braves (8-4) @ Philadelphia Phillies (6-6), 6:05 pm
3. St. Louis Cardinals (7-5) @ Milwaukee Brewers (10-2), 7:10 pm
4. Oakland Athletics (8-4) @ Los Angeles Angels (6-6), 9:05 pm/ESPN

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Bubba Watson wins his second “green” jacket
2. Media Circus: Pat Tillman’s death re-examined
3. Oscar Pistorius trial day 22
4. CBSsports ranks the MLB series of this week
5. Bo Pelini goodwill continues


Bo Pelini and the Nebraska spring game. Photo from Hail Varsity

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