Category: Football


Stars fell on Alabama on Saturday, but they were wearing purple and gold, and red and blue. LSU removed any doubt concerning Auburn’s new defensive scheme. Leonard Fournette ran for 228 yards and 3 touchdowns, and the Bengal Tigers racked up over 400 yards in total offense. While […]


  WEEK 1 The 2015 regular season opened on Thursday evening with a Georgia Tech rout of Mississippi’s other Land Grant university. Alcorn State fell to the Yellow Jackets by 69–6. The Mississippi A&Ms should steer clear of the Ramblin Wreck, and yes, I’m still smarting over the […]


The 2015 College football season opens this Thursday evening, and I’m pretty darn excited. The No. 2 ranked TCU Horned Frogs will travel to Minnesota to begin their quest for a spot in the final four. The Old Ball Coach’s Gamecocks travel to play the North Carolina Tarheels, and are […]


  Well, here we are in early August, and the tension is building as the opening weekend of the 2015 College Football Seasons approaches. Ohio State is poised to defend its throne as 2014 National Champion against the likes of Oregon, TCU, Baylor and Ole Miss. No, that’s […]

November 2011 Newsletter

Thomas R. Lawrence 456 South 10th Street Opelika, AL 36801 334-737-2727 As I See It!™ November  2011 Volume 2, Number 10 In This Issue:  Welcome from Tom Fifty-Four Years Later So You Want To Be An Entrepreneur Front Porch Press College Football 2011 As I Like it!TM […]

College Football 2011

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2011 Most of the teams in the SEC West have eleven games under their belt. LSU and Alabama have consumed the rest of the West in a fairly impressive manner. I realize that LSU still has to play Arkansas and Alabama must face Auburn on the […]

2011 NCAA Football

Over the past several years, the only question to be settled in the final BCS standings is who would get killed by the SEC in the championship game. I suspect this year is going to be different, not that the SEC will be weaker, to the contrary, the […]

2010 Football

The 2010 regular season has come to a close and several things are clear. Cam Newton is the best football player I have ever seen and he makes Auburn the number one team in America. Auburn is not the best football team I have ever seen, that distinction […]