Dink and Dunk

Dave Miller
A college football and college hoops newsletter.
Created 29 Dec 2020
  • Week 11 Friday Tailgate
    12 Nov 2021 • 6 min read
    Positioning in the race for a College Football Playoff berth continues as we enter the second Saturday in November, while teams outside of national title contention continue to seek bowl eligibility a...
  • College Basketball Tip-off: Preseason Top 68 for 2021-22
    09 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    The 2021-22 men’s college basketball season tips off Tuesday night with a lengthy slate of games across the country, highlighted by No. 3 Kansas against Michigan State and No. 10 Kentucky versus No. 9...
  • After further review: Week 10
    08 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Another week of college football is in the books, and two Power Five teams—No. 3 Michigan State and No. 9 Wake Forest—suffered their first loss of the season, while some other Top 10 squads didn’t exa...
  • CFP Top 25 rankings (11-2-21)
    02 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    The first set of the College Football Playoff rankings have been released, and there were certainly quite a few surprises. Selection committee chairman/Iowa AD Gary Barta, however, told Rece Davis on ...
  • After further review: Week 9
    01 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Take a bow, Kenneth Walker III. There are few words to give justice to the Spartans RB’s performance against rival Michigan in East Lansing on Saturday. He arguably positioned himself as the new Heism...
  • Post-Week 9 Top 25
    31 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    What a Saturday! Michigan State stormed back to beat Michigan, delivering Jim Harbaugh yet another blow in a rivalry game. Later in the day, top-ranked Georgia easily beat Florida and is on a collisio...
  • Week 9 Friday Tailgate
    29 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Happy Halloween, and Happy Week 9! The season, as is always the case, is flying by and kicked off Thursday night with Troy meeting No. 24 Coastal Carolina and South Florida taking on East Carolina. Ch...
  • Texas Tech's potential Matt Wells replacements
    25 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Texas Tech pulled the plug on the Matt Wells era on Monday, electing to not wait until the end of the regular season to make a change. Offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie has been named the interim hea...
  • After further review: Week 8
    25 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    Never pre-judge a college football schedule on paper. This is the greatest sport on Earth, and you just knew that this past Saturday’s slate would be fun despite not having a slew of Top 25 matchups. ...
  • Week 8 Friday Tailgate
    22 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Week 8 of the season has already visited Upset City, as No. 14 Coastal Carolina stumbled on the road at Appalachian State on Wednesday night. Mountaineers QB Chase Brice threw for 347 yards and 2 TDs ...
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