Rantankerous [ran-tank'uhr-us] (adjective) - A combination of rant [to speak in a wild or extravagant manner] and cantankerous [contentious, disagreeable]. The word is a creation of the Raycom Digital Hub staff and the only suitable description for the arguments between Brian "What We Learned" Tynes and George "Hot Reads" Jones, which until now have never been recorded.
(RNN) - Though we agree on nothing, we're both overjoyed that the BCS will be buried and hopefully forgotten in a manner of months.
Until then, we can debate who deserves their current BCS rankings - especially Oregon at No. 2.
While Florida State is beating teams so soundly that we actually forget their names, Oregon is beating people so badly you forget scoring 55 points a game is not normal.
Also this week:
How important are cheerleaders to athletic competitions, and what are the wackiest ways a World Series could end?
Include your thoughts and disagreements of your own in the comments section below, and look for new editions of Rantankerous in the coming weeks.
Wednesday, December 11 2013 5:59 PM EST2013-12-11 22:59:37 GMT
(RNN) - I would start with something like, "Guess what day it is…" but that's probably getting old, and it's not original. It sounds better coming from a camel, anyway. No, my friends, there is no needMore >>
Spin the crystal balls, and break out the low-cut dresses. It's time for an awards show fit for the king of all college football conferences.More >>
Friday, December 6 2013 1:35 PM EST2013-12-06 18:35:45 GMT
(RNN) - As the curtain falls on the BCS era, the college football championship picture is, as usual, a colossal mess. But change is in the wind and relief is in sight. Sort of. Next year the championshipMore >>
This will be the last year for the much-criticized Bowl Championship Series, which has produced college football national championship games since 1998. The new College Football Playoff will be just as controversial, but much, much more lucrative. Here's a look at what the future holds.More >>