American Athletic RUMORS & NEWS

  • What will Navy football be after Ken Niumatalolo? New coach, new approach, ‘no excuses’

    The Athletic "Spring practices at Navy were a bit different this year. Specifically, there were more of them. The Midshipmen conducted all 15 practice sessions allowed under NCAA rules, something they had rarely done in recent years due to either the timing of exams, depth issues caused..." June 08

  • TJ Finley transfers to North Texas

    Sportsnaut "Former LSU and Auburn quarterback TJ Finley will play next season at Texas State, he announced Friday. A member of the Class of 2020, Finley started five games for LSU as a freshman, completing 57.1 percent of his passes for 941 yards with five touchdowns and five interceptions. " May 12

  • Casey Thompson commits to FAU

    CBS Sports "Nebraska quarterback Casey Thompson has committed to Florida Atlantic, he told ESPN on Wednesday. By joining the Owls for his final season of eligibility, the one-time Texas signee with his old coach, Tom Herman, who was hired in December after a couple of..." May 11

  • USF RB Michel Duke suspended following domestic violence arrest

    Larry Brown Sports "USF running back Michel Dukes has been suspended indefinitely by the team after he was arrested for domestic violence over the weekend. Dukes was arrested on Saturday on the USF campus and charged with domestic battery by strangulation, which is a felony. The Hillsborough County..." May 01

  • A Super Bowl champion QB is college football’s most surprising hire. Will the risky move pay off?

    The Athletic "Trent Dilfer turns around behind his desk and pulls out a green troll-like monster mask that covers the top half of his face. He wants to know: Does this look scary? The UAB football staff has held a scare contest throughout spring camp. The goal is to sneak up on fellow..." April 13