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Rising from the Ashes: Colorado’s Surprisingly Close Contests

See how Deion Sanders’ arrival in Boulder led to three more victories and tighter games, hinting at an exciting future.

It’s been an exciting “final” year for the Pac-12 Conference

Fifth-ranked and undefeated Washington outlasted Oregon State, 22-20, at Reser Stadium on Saturday night. The victory improved the Huskies to 11-0 on the season and clinched a spot in the Pac-12 Championship Game. Washington went into the weekend ranked fifth in both the AP Top 25 and the BCS. Believe it or not, Oregon State,… read more

Blowing a 29-point lead at home will cause Colorado fans to turn on Coach Prime

It’s one thing for a plucky, brash underdog like Colorado has been so far in 2023 to lose a game to then-undefeated USC at Folsom Field on Sept 30. Head coach Deion Sanders’s Buffaloes looked severely outclassed for most of the first half–Colorado trailed by a score of 34-7 late in the second quarter–but rallied… read more

Even after a blowout loss, Deion Sanders had everyone talking about Colorado

The inevitable happened for head coach Deion Sanders and his Colorado football team, and it happened last Saturday vs. Oregon at Autzen Stadium. The Buffaloes finally lost a football game. Not only did the Buffaloes lose, but they fell by a blowout score of 42-6. Is it weird that I said “finally” when describing Colorado’s… read more

Deion Sanders has quickly turned Colorado into a national college football program

The Colorado Buffaloes defeated the Colorado State Rams, 43-35, in double overtime at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado, on Saturday night. I didn’t see the game. I don’t have ESPN, the network that aired and streamed the action, starting at 10 p.m. EST. I did wake up in the middle of the night to see… read more

Is Colorado’s Travis Hunter a Legitimate Heisman Candidate?

Colorado put the country on notice following its Week 1 win at TCU. The Buffaloes entered the year with a new head coach in Deion Sanders, his son Shedeur Sanders at quarterback, and a huge overhaul of the roster from last year’s 1-11 team. Many questioned whether this team could compete right away with a… read more

Coach Prime puts the FBS football world on notice with Colorado upset of TCU

If you’re a huge and informed football fan, that means you probably either love or hate Deion Sanders, the Hall of Fame NFL cornerback and multiple-sport athlete who was a lightning-rod figure and pop icon in the 1990s. With self-nicknames, including Primtime and Neon Deion, Sanders became an easy target for fan and media abuse… read more

Deion Sanders and Colorado take college football by storm

There are few figures in the world of sports who are more polarizing than Deion Sanders. Going back to his playing days in the NFL, Sanders was never shy about his intentions. He wanted to win in whatever he did, and he wanted to do it in style. That same mantra has carried over into… read more

Conference realignment will seem normal to college sports fans of the future

Picture this: The year is 2033, and the SMU Mustangs are at the Carrier Dome to take on the Syracuse Orange in a huge men’s college basketball game that could ultimately determine the regular-season ACC champion. That very same night, all the way over on the Left Coast, the Maryland Terrapins are at the Hec… read more

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