Exclusive: Kevin Sumlin lobbied hard for USC job

Sunday, December 1st, 2013

On Saturday it was announced that Kevin Sumlin had signed a six-year extension to remain the head football coach at Texas A&M for the foreseeable future, sending a clear signal that he wanted to stay in College Station for the long haul. But Rumors and Rants has learned exclusively from ...

Barry Switzer calls out Johnny Manziel… wait, what?

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

When we broke the story of Johnny Manziel getting kicked out of the Manning Passing Academy this summer, some Aggies assumed we had an anti-Johnny Football agenda.  Nope. Just an anti-BS agenda. When the public was misled about why he was sent home, we busted out the can of truth. Alas, ...

Report: NCAA investigating Johnny Manziel

Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Looks like Rumors and Rants can no longer lay claim to breaking "the" Johnny Manziel story of the summer. Our report of the Heisman winner being sent home from the Manning Passing Academy last month has metastasized into a portal to another dimension of coverage that seemed to peak when ...

Exclusive: Johnny Manziel sent home from Manning Camp

Saturday, July 13th, 2013

The maturation of Johnny Football continues to be a labor-intensive process. Our boots on the ground in Thibodaux, La. -- believe it or not, we have them -- informed us that Johnny Manziel was sent home from the Manning Passing Academy on Saturday afternoon by Archie Manning himself. Our source, who ...

Report: Johnny Manziel almost transferred away from Texas A&M in 2012

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Johnny Manziel raised some eyebrows recently when he tweeted that he couldn't wait to get out of College Station. The reigning Heisman Trophy winner apparently isn't a happy where he is at Texas A&M and a new report has reinforced that. According to The Dallas Morning News, Manziel nearly transferred away from ...

Kansas City Chiefs: Eric Fisher to be first pick in 2013 NFL Draft

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

The Kansas City Chiefs have reportedly decided who they will take with the first pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, and have even informed the other player they were considering of the decision. The Chiefs will select Central Michigan offensive tackle Eric Fisher with the No. 1 pick. Reports have been ...

McD’s Week 11 College Football Picks

Saturday, November 12th, 2011

What I'm watching: 12 pm: Flipping between Nebraska/Penn State for the train-wreck-watching and Okie State/Texas Tech for the O-fence. 3:30 pm: TCU/Boise State - At least, until Boise pulls away. This game has gotten intense what with all the BCS meetings and non-AQ's eating their own. 8pm: Stanford/Oregon - like everyone else.