Wrestling Belts, ConFLiCT and The Spirit of College Football Rivalry

A rule of thumb in professional wrestling: If a match involves a trophy, chances are it's getting smashed. UCF didn't take a play out of Bad News Brown's playbook from WrestleMania IV, but the Knights leaving the Civil ConFLiCT Trophy at Rentschler Field after beating UConn Saturday sent a similar message. It also marks a…

Week 8 Saturday Six-Pack: Going Off The Grid

The Week 8 docket isn't particularly impressive on paper, but you know what that means. Buckle in for upsets and wild finishes galore. Paring down to the six best games for the Week 8 Saturday Six-Pack was no easy task. Pinpointing any clear upset candidates is challenging -- that's why they're upsets. To that end,…

A College Football Primer to the Royal Rumble

Whether you are a former fan who tuned out long ago, or an ardent follower, the Royal Rumble is a date on the professional wrestling calendar that doesn't need to manufacture excitement. Excitement is inherent. Sound familiar, college football fans? It's one of the two, premier wrestling events of the year, serving as the prelude…