It’s never too early to talk college football. Never.

Even if the calendar say it’s barely summer, fall cannot get here fast enough. So over the next two weeks or so, Kermit the Blog will count down the 10 Easiest Schedules of the 2007 College Football season. We’re aiming for one a day (weekday), but we’re lazy, so it might take longer. Thankfully we’ve got time.


#5 Texas Tech

tech-justice-leach.jpg Let me ask the people of Lubbock a serious question: Do you really want to relive 2005?

Because this is the same movie. The Raiders non-conference schedule in ’05 was Florida International, Sam Houston State and Indiana State. Tech then picked up conference wins against Kansas, Kansas State and at Nebraska.

While beating the Huskers in Lincoln is not something opponents get to do too often, Tech beat a Nebraska team still lingering near the program’s nadir of roughly the last 50 years. Kansas beat Nebraska in 2005. (more…)