Games Of Conference, National Importance Are On The Slate For This Weekend! By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) November 15, 2019 Ypsilanti, MI — The state of Michigan will have no shortage of quality college football on the field this weekend. Washtenaw county itself will house not only the annual civil war known as Michigan State at U-M. But, it will also be the … Continue reading Week 11 Game(s) Of The Week Highlight Blockbuster Action Across The State
First Ever Stacey Y. Dixon Memorial Award Goes To Ratings Winner! November 13, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — As the college football regular season in Michigan nears its end, a handful of teams are looking at the conference standings, with an eye on preparing for the post-season. Whether that post-season is a one-and-done bowl game or a chance at … Continue reading Hope College Remains #1 In TPR(c) Ranks, Moves Closer To Inaugural Trophy Award!
Hope Claims Share Of The MIAA Championship, Readys For Playoffs! November 11, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) As the regular season for 2019 draws to a close, conference title races are also just about over. In the College Football Wrap-Up(c) ‘GAME OF THE WEEK’, #4* Ferris State (10 – 0, 8 – 0 GLIAC) defeated #3* Grand Valley State (8 – 2, 5 … Continue reading Ferris St. Finishes The Regular Season Unbeaten, Wins The GLIAC Championship 21 – 16.
Did Your Favorite MI College Team Rise Up In The Rankings? November 7, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — As the 2019 college football season marches on to it’s conclusion, we want to say…let’s take a minute to enjoy the moment! On the eave of what is becoming arguably, the biggest game in the state of Michigan…the Anchor Bone Classic. … Continue reading HOPE Remains Atop The Team Performance Ratings For Week 9
Plus Results From Other Week 9 Games Of Interest November 4, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Were it not for a fourth and goal stop by Millikin University late in the fourth quarter, in the first game of the 2019 season, Hope’s record could potentially be unblemished. Since that stop they have been unbeatable, seven straight victories while performing like a well-oiled … Continue reading #1* Hope Survives Visit From Alma 31 – 24, In GAME OF THE WEEK Action!
The College Football Wrap-Up(c)’s GAME OF THE WEEK! November 1, 2019 By Tony Dixon, For COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Hope’s Flying Dutchmen have proven themselves to be determined to claim the 2019 MIAA title and have shown this determination very adeptly on the field. They are currently riding a 6 game winning streak (6 – 1, 4 – 0 MIAA) and are coming … Continue reading #1* Hope Meets #4* Alma For A First Place Showdown In The MIAA
TEAM PERFORMANCE RATING or TPR…explained! October 31, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) To begin with, this is not a Op-Ed or fluff piece about why this college squad or that university team should or should not be the called the best football team in state of Michigan, this season. It’s an explanation of the statistical and numerical data that is used to … Continue reading TPR(c) – 101
Hope Uses Strong Ground Game To Defeat # 2 Olivet And Remain #1 In Week 9 TPR(c) Rankings! October 30, 2019 By Tony Dixon, For COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — On what was perhaps the wettest Saturday of the college football season in Michigan, a variety of teams rode the backs of their offensive line, and the legs of their best back to survive … Continue reading Siena Heights Moves Into 2nd Place In Week 9 TPR(c) Rankings Of Michigan College Football Teams!
October 28, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — When the weather forecasters get it right, they get it right! All week long the forecast had been for day long, heavy rains…the kind of weather that would heighten the need for a strong ground game and a good grip on the football. Michigan on this Saturday was not a place to … Continue reading A Rainy Saturday Washes Away Some Title Hopes And Strengthens Others!
October 25, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — #1 versus #2…The Battle for Supremacy…The Game of The Year…The Showdown For First Place! So many cliches can be used to describe Saturday’s upcoming game between Hope’s Flying Dutchmen and the Olivet Comets, but in the end, the game comes down to two very solid, and common denominators. First place in the … Continue reading Hope (#1 TPR) And Olivet (#2 TPR) Collide In College Football Wrap-Up(c)’s GAME OF THE WEEK This Weekend!