Yet, it could have been worse. Here's why:
- Most importantly, Texas is 1-0. Regardless of the score, Texas is still undefeated and can still win a title with 10 or so more victories. Moreover, neither of us saw the game, just adding to the list of really ugly games that we just didn't see. This team will go as far as Colt McCoy can take them. Last night he took them to 21 points. He can turn around next Saturday and put up 50 on TCU, and the lesson will be the same. Ths most concerning statistic for us is that Texas lost the time of possession battle. How that happens against Arkansas State is almost unthinkable to us.
- No major injuries that we know of.
- Jamaal Charles showed he can carry a big load, rushing for over 100 yards and getting 27 carries.
- A Red Sox rookie threw a no-hitter and the Cards won big. Any night where that happens can't be a total loss.
- Two words: Appalachian State
Fine! We'll tell you what the title means: