Telltale signs your favorite college football team has accepted an invitation to a lousy bowl game:
Even when the odds are against Tom Brady, we expect him to succeed. He captains comebacks like no other quarterback in the NFL. So we expect him to succeed especially when the odds are against him.
Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from former President George W. Bush.
On and off the field, the Washington Redskins are a mess. Full responsibility for that falls on the narrow shoulders of coach Mike Shanahan, a manipulator not to be taken at face value.