2014 NFL Draft: Why is Anthony Barr’s stock dropping?

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

At the end of the 2013 college football season, UCLA outside linebacker Anthony Barr looked like a sure bet to be selected in the top 10 of the 2014 NFL Draft. Barr has been pretty solid in his workouts since the end of the season, but for some reason scouts, ...

Dr. Bret Bielema offers to save football players’ lives

Friday, February 21st, 2014

One of the most controversial proposed rule changes in college football this offseason is the one stating that offenses should be penalized for snapping the ball before 10 seconds have run off the play clock, as this is not enough time for defenses to run substitutions on the field. It ...

How Michael Sam made Jason Collins matter

Monday, February 10th, 2014

When everyone made a tremendous to-do about NBA player Jason Collins coming out of the closet last year, my reaction was more along the lines of "whoop-de-doo." And not for the reasons you are probably assuming. From my perspective, Collins was not all that different from John Amaechi, another basketball player ...

Recruit signed with three schools on National Signing Day

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

One story kind of slipped through the cracks during all the National Signing Day hoopla on Wednesday, and it's a pretty great one. Florida athlete Dacorius "D.J." Law got so excited about signing with a college that he decided to send in his Letter of Intent ... to three different schools. Law ...

Tosh Lupoi, Washington agree to part ways

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Just a few months ago, Washington Huskies defensive line coach Tosh Lupoi was considered a rising star in the coaching world and one of the best recruiters in the country. Now he's officially out of a job. On Wednesday, Washington and Lupoi came to an agreement to mutually part ways, with ...

Doug Nussmeier: Alabama OC taking same job at Michigan

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Alabama offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier shocked much of the college football world Wednesday night with news that he had decided to accept the same position at Michigan. Nussmeier will replace outgoing offensive coordinator Al Borges, who was fired by head coach Brady Hoke earlier in the day. The 43-year-old Nussmeier will ...

Are You Strong Enough To Be An Indiana Football Fan?

Monday, January 6th, 2014

A couple days ago a blog entry entitled "Are You Strong Enough to Be Our Fan?" made its way around the internet. The premise is that it takes a great deal of intestinal fortitude to be a fan of the most successful program in college football (Alabama), because with that ...