Someone asked this in the open thread the other night, and the answer is yes, you do have to root for Ohio State on Friday night.
The Rock Chalkboard
Harry Greenstein at the LJW writes about Jason Bean’s bowl-game redemption.
Lance Leipold changed his tune from halftime to postgame of the Guaranteed Rate Bowl when it came to commenting on the officiating.
This interesting piece says that KU’s bowl game clearly wasn’t rigged because UNLV lost both straight up and against the spread, so if it was rigged, they did a terrible job.
Bits O’ Chalk
What are the Broncos doing? I feel bad for anyone going into the fantasy playoffs with Russell Wilson as their QB. Dude has been a top-10 fantasy QB all year.
The Packers were not pleased with Jaire Alexander’s pregame antics last weekend.
Mark Cuban has sold his controlling interest in the Dallas Mavericks for a cool $3.5 billion.
Meet your NFL Hall of Fame finalists for this year.
Grand Canyon University is being sued by the federal government for deceptive advertising.
Nikki Haley was asked in a recent town hall about the origins of the Civil War, and her response was quite insane.
Question of the Day
I need a 14-leg parlay (TD or otherwise) that’s gonna hit this weekend, who ya got?