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Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Iowa’s Depth, Underrated Opener & More

The Hawkeyes may not have a first-team All-Big Ten player but there are 11 capable pieces on Iowa’s roster that can all impact a game.

10/17/2013

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

One of the major keys to San Diego State’s 6-1 start is Utah transfer JJ O’Brien. The 6-7 forward has blended perfectly alongside the Aztecs’ talented perimeter of Xavier Thames, Chase Tapley, and Jamaal Franklin and given Steve Fisher one of the better glue guys in the country.

12/06/2012

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Casey’s Call: Week 2 College Football Preview

I know Syracuse likes to market themselves as “New York’s team” and there are a lot of Orange fans in the area—but this one will be U-G-L-Y.

09/07/2012

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Penn State Comes Up Short Against Nebraska

No. 12 Penn State played tough defense and basic offense. The Nittany Lions fought back when they were down, trying to rally from a 17-point deficit against No. 19 Nebraska on Saturday.

WFAN–11/12/2011

A Metro-North Railroad M-8 car pulls into Grand Central Terminal - New York, NY - Mar 1, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

New Haven Line Looks To Avoid Winter Breakdowns

It was a tough winter for riders on Metro-North’s New Haven Line and the railroad is taking steps to avoid similar problems this coming winter.

05/19/2011

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College Football Pick Six: Rating The 1-Loss Teams

They’re a bit like circling buzzards. The one-loss teams are hanging around the fringe, waiting and hoping for something bad to happen to the four undefeated teams at the front of the BCS line.

WFAN–11/09/2010

Brian Blechen #2 of the Utah Utes tackles Jimmy Young #88 of the TCU Horned Frogs during the second half of an NCAA Football game November 6, 2010 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah. TCU Beat Utah 47-7. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football — Tuesday’s Top 10

10. Nebraska (8-1): The Cornhuskers played Iowa State without quarterback Taylor Martinez and were lucky to come out alive in their 31-30 overtime win.

WFAN–11/09/2010

Stevan Ridley #34 of the Louisiana State University Tigers celebrates after defeating the Alabama Crimson Tide 24-21 at Tiger Stadium on November 6, 2010 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football – Week 10 Recap

I knew LSU’s defense would keep the Tigers in the game, but never did I think I’d see Alabama allow 433 yards (225 rushing) to LSU’s mediocre and dysfunctional offense.

WFAN–11/08/2010

Boise State's Winston Venable (17) and Dan Paul (47) run onto the field before Boise State played Louisiana Tech in an NCAA college football game Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, in Boise, Idaho. (AP Photo/Matt Cilley)

Casey’s Call: College Football — Tuesday’s Top 10

10. Nebraska (7-1): The Cornhuskers dispelled the myth of the Missouri Tigers on Saturday…

WFAN–11/02/2010

Antwon Bailey #29 of the Syracuse Orange runs with the ball during the Big East Conference game against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Nippert Stadium on October 30, 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football – Week 9 Recap

It might be too early to say that Syracuse is back – but second year Head Coach Doug Marrone certainly has the Orange headed in the right direction.

WFAN–11/01/2010

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Casey’s Call: College Football — Week 9 Preview

Michigan State at Iowa is the best game of the weekend. It’s clear that the Big 10 is the finest conference in the nation and here we are with another classic showdown.

WFAN–10/29/2010

Oklahoma Sooners linebacker Tom Wort (21) walks away as Missouri Tigers celebrate a 3-yard touchdown run by teammate James Franklin during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010, in Columbia, Mo. Missouri won 36-27. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Casey’s Call: College Football – 1 Is The Loneliest Number

Number 1 has now lost three weeks in a row. This time around it was the top ranked BCS team Oklahoma dropping a prime time inter-conference game to rival Missouri.

WFAN–10/25/2010

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Casey’s Call: College Football Preview — Week 8

When the first official BCS rankings were released Sunday the Sooners took the top spot. Their prize is a trip to Missouri to take on the defensive-minded Tigers.

WFAN–10/22/2010

John Clay #32 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs past Jermale Hines #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and into the end zone for a touchdown at Camp Randall Stadium on October 16, 2010 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: College Football – Another One Bites The Dust

I don’t mean to gloat or anything, but I did nail this game in my predictions this week. I said Wisconsin would knock off the undeserving #1 team in the land, Ohio State.

WFAN–10/18/2010

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Casey’s Call: College Football — Week 7 Preview

The Buckeyes celebrate their new #1 ranking by taking a trip to Madison to take on the Wisconsin Badgers. Surviving this test will be no easy feat for Jim Tressel and company.

WFAN–10/15/2010

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