29 Results for month: 09/2016

Cokin’s Corner, Tuesday 9/10/16

I am a staunch advocate of the usage of replay to correct possibly incorrect calls. This is not a change of mind in any way, as I basically started begging for its implementation decades ago when it first appeared. I don't want wrong calls to impact the outcome of a game in any sport if it's possible to get the call correct. But enough is enough is ... More

Cokin’s Corner, Monday 9/5/16

What a wild opening week on the college gridiron! The capper was a phenomenal double OT battle on Sunday evening between Notre Dame and Texas, with the Longhorns getting some sweet revenge by knocking off the Fighting Irish. Here's my Monday rundown of some of the weekend results, with an emphasis on those that were perhaps the most misleading. Wake ... More

Cokin’s Corner, Sunday 9/4/16

Monday is Labor Day, but the blog will be published as usual with a rundown of some of the notable, and particularly misleading Saturday results in college football. I'll also provide a recap of my games as well. Suffice to say there's going to be plenty to write about as opening week of college action more than lived up to the hype with some high drama and ... More

Cokin’s Corner, Saturday 9/3/16

The usual late Friday routine is back again, so as has been the annual custom, I skip the commentary in the Saturday blog. My Friday was very quiet as my only play was a F5 on the White Sox. That pushed as it was 4-4 after the fifth inning. The Chisox eventually blew it open, but no squawks here. The prior two days produced F5 winners on games that would ... More

Cokin’s Corner, Friday 9/2/16

That sure didn't take very long. The first set of college football games managed to produce loads of buzz thanks to a controversial coaching decision in the Oregon State-Minnesota game. Here's what happened, in case you happened to miss it. The Gophers finished off a solid eight-play drive for a key touchdown with just a little more than three minutes ... More