Pacific-12 RUMORS & NEWS

  • USC OT Austin Jackson declares early for the NFL Draft

    Orange County Register "Prior to the 2019 season, no one was sure when USC offensive lineman Austin Jackson would be ready to play. He’d donated bone marrow to his younger sister over the summer and was careful as he worked himself back into football shape. But Jackson returned in time for..." January 17

  • Early leaders for 2020 Heisman Trophy race include Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields

    USA Today "Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State's Justin Fields were in the same high school class coming out of the same state, Georgia. While Lawrence was an immediate star, Fields didn't blossom until transferring after his freshman season. They met in the Fiesta Bowl, with Lawrence..." January 17

  • Vince Oghobaase To Become Defensive Line Coach At Boston College

    SI "Boston College added yet another coach this week, as UCLA defensive line coach Vince Oghobaase will be added to Jeff Hafley's staff. While Boston College hasn't officially made the announcement yet, a source confirmed the hiring, and Oghobaase's Twitter page makes it pretty..." January 17

  • Texas A&M transfer Kellen Diesch lands at Arizona State

    College Football Talk "The Arizona State football roster is the latest to benefit from a player coming in from a Power Five program. In early December, Kellen Diesch entered the NCAA transfer database, the first step in a move away from Texas A&M. A month later, Diesch has taken the..." January 17

  • Report: Rams’ Joe Barry Turns Down Promotion From USC

    Sportsnaut "The USC Trojans football program has not necessarily found itself on solid footing in recent seasons. Despite this, USC decided to retain embattled head coach Clay Helton following yet another down 8-5 season. It now looks like Helton is not going to get much help..." January 16

  • Joe Moorhead expected to land Oregon's OC job

    The Score "Former Mississippi State head coach Joe Moorhead is expected to be hired as the offensive coordinator at Oregon, reports Brett McMurphy of Stadium. Moorhead spent the last two seasons in the SEC, where his Bulldogs posted a 14-12 cumulative record. " January 15

  • USC Fires Athletic Dept. Officials Tied to College Admissions Scandal

    TMZ "Heads are rolling in USC's athletic department over the college admissions scandal and university fundraising -- a key part of Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli's defense. The university just fired 3 officials -- CFO Steve Lopes, senior associate athletic..." January 14

  • WSU Cougars to hire Hawaii’s Nick Rolovich to replace Mike Leach as head coach

    Seattle Times "A quick and concise search to find the next football coach at Washington State has apparently ended. Earlier in the week, a Spokesman-Review source indicated the Cougars had been targeting Nick Rolovich to replace Mike Leach after eight seasons and WSU finalized a deal with the..." January 14

  • Justin Herbert Knows What the Scouts Think, and He's Ready to Answer Them

    Bleacher Report "In the midst of contemplating his son's ascension into one of the most gifted and polarizing NFL quarterback prospects in recent years, a memory drifts into Mark Herbert's head. It goes back to the time when his son Justin was in middle school, and Mark was coaching his youth football..." January 14

  • A second chance allowed third-choice Ed Orgeron to lead LSU to national title game

    USA Today "It wasn't until Jimbo Fisher chose to remain at Florida State and Tom Herman opted for Texas that LSU turned its coaching search toward the interim incumbent, Ed Orgeron, and handed over the keys to a coach who as of that 2016 season was largely viewed as boyfriend material: good enough to..." January 10

  • John Donovan leaves Jaguars to become Univ. of Washington’s offensive coordinator

    SI "The Jacksonville Jaguars are losing a piece of Doug Marrone's coaching staff, as the University of Washington announced it has named Jacksonville offensive assistant John Donovan as its new offensive coordinator.  Donovan has coached with the Jaguars since 2016, serving as an..." January 10

  • WR Theo Howard transferring to Oklahoma from UCLA

    Larry Brown Sports "The Oklahoma Sooners have added a big graduate transfer at wide receiver for next season: Theo Howard. Howard, who spent his first three seasons playing at UCLA, was set to be a senior this season for the Bruins but did not play. Instead he decided to leave as a graduate transfer. He..." January 09

  • Mike Leach Reportedly Named New Mississippi State HC After Joe Moorhead Firing

    Bleacher Report "Mississippi State's coaching search has reportedly come to an end. According to Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports, the Bulldogs hired Mike Leach to be their next head football coach Thursday. The position was open because the SEC program fired Joe Moorhead..." January 09

  • Social Media Loved Mike Leach, But Will Mississippi State?

    The Big Lead "Mike Leach is the new coach at Mississippi State. He'll bring his unique brand of whatever it is to the SEC. This makes three stops on his tour to towns that are decidedly Mike Leach-esque. Lubbock. Pullman. Starkville. It sounds like the tentpole shows of a roots rock band with..." January 09

  • Oregon State rewards Jonathan Smith with a new contract through 2025

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF "Jonathan Smith is in it for the long haul. According to Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel, Oregon State has given head coach Jonathan Smith a new six-year contract that will extend him through the 2025 season. Smith was slated to enter the third year of a five-year contract that would..." January 07

  • Kellen Moore could be deciding between OC jobs at University of Washington, Dallas Cowboys

    College Football Talk "It appears Kellen Moore, currently still under contract with the Dallas Cowboys, will have quite the decision to make in the coming days. The past two seasons, Kellen Moore has been an assistant on Jason Garrett‘s staff with the Dallas Cowboys.  The first he was..." January 07

  • 4-Star CB Dontae Manning Announces Commitment To Oregon

    The Spun "One of the most coveted defenders in the 2020 recruiting cycle is heading to the West Coast. 4-star CB Dontae Manning – who’s on the verge of earning a fifth star – is heading to Eugene to join Mario Cristobal and the Oregon Ducks. Manning announced his decision..." January 03

  • UCLA tight end Devin Asiasi declares for draft

    Yahoo! Sports "UCLA tight end Devin Asiasi will forgo his final season to enter the 2020 NFL Draft. The redshirt junior announced his decision on social media. " January 02

  • Oregon Ducks Smoke Fat Stogies to Celebrate Rose Bowl Win

    TMZ "The Oregon Ducks were smellin' roses -- AND cigar smoke -- after the team's huge 1-point win over Wisconsin on Wednesday ... whippin' out the stogies for an epic locker room celly!! Justin Herbert and co. partied like crazy after the 28-27 Rose Bowl thriller ... and..." January 02

  • Standout Players From New Year's Eve Bowl Games

    Sportsnaut "The college football season provided fans with a bittersweet day on Tuesday. An entertaining five-game slate of bowl games on New Year’s Eve, the final football games of 2019. While it’s sad to see football end in 2019, the year ended with a bang thanks to some incredible..." January 01

  • Sam Ehlinger shies away from saying ‘Texas is back’ this time

    Larry Brown Sports "Sam Ehlinger learned a hard lesson about making proclamations and decided not to repeat history this year. For the second straight year, Ehlinger’s Texas Longhorns pulled off an upset in their bowl game with a big win over a higher-ranked team that was disappointed about losing..." January 01

  • Justin Herbert’s Girlfriend: Who Is the Oregon QB Dating?

    Heavy "While the Oregon (11-2) take on the Wisconsin Badgers (10-3) at the Rose Bowl on January 1, all eyes will be on Ducks; quarterback Justin Herbert, who is already an intriguing NFL prospect in the 2020 Draft. While there’s no questioning Herbert’s ability to..." January 01

  • Fan runs onto field during Rose Bowl, causes delay

    Larry Brown Sports "A fan ran onto the field during the Rose Bowl on Wednesday, causing a delay in the game between the Wisconsin Badgers and Oregon Ducks. Late in the second quarter of the game, Wisconsin had the ball and was moving, but things stalled. ESPN would not show it, but they shared that a fan..." January 01

  • Iowa WR Brandon Smith Accidentally Hit A Woman In The Face As He Crashed Into A Wall

    Total Pro Sports "Early on in the second quarter of the Holiday Bowl game against the USC Trojans — Iowa wide receiver Brandon Smith put a juke move on a defender and got loose for what should’ve been a touchdown catch. " December 28

  • Washington quarterback Jacob Eason declares for 2020 NFL draft

    Seattle Times "The Jacob Eason Era is over. The morning after Christmas, Washington’s redshirt junior quarterback — who started for the Huskies in the 2019 season, after redshirting in 2018 — announced that he will declare for the 2020 NFL draft. “Playing this..." December 26

  • A 14th Stanford player enters the transfer portal

    College Football Talk "Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: A Stanford football player walked into a portal… According to 247Sports.com, Andrew Pryts is the latest to enter his name into the NCAA transfer database.  The development doesn’t mean the linebacker..." December 24

  • Pac-12 coaches reportedly don’t think much of USC’s recruiting class

    Larry Brown Sports "USC’s decision to keep Clay Helton as head coach is looking worse and worse, especially as rivals are assessing the Trojan recruiting class. Based on 247 Sports’ recruiting rankings, USC’s 2020 recruiting class is worst in the Pac-12 and 79th best in the nation,..." December 23

  • Arizona picks up Oregon graduate transfer receiver Brenden Schooler

    Arizona Desert Swarm "What’s better than one Schooler brother on the Arizona Wildcats? How about two? Brenden Schooler, a wide receiver from Oregon, announced Saturday he was transferring to Arizona for his final season. As a graduate transfer, he is eligible to play immediately. " December 23

  • Oregon State suing Georgia Tech AD over buyout

    NBC Sports "There’s only one Pac-12/ACC matchup this bowl season but the far more interesting meeting between the two leagues might be taking place in a court room and not between the lines. As reported by the Oregonian, Oregon State has sued former athletic director and current..." December 23

  • Washington lets go of two assistant football coaches

    UW Dawg Pound "Just one day after UW’s decisive 38-7 victory over Boise State in the Las Vegas Bowl, Jimmy Lake has taken the first official actions of his tenure as the new Huskies head coach. The UW Athletic Department announced on Sunday afternoon that neither offensive coordinator Bush..." December 23

  • Star Oregon RB CJ Verdell Plans to Return to Ducks for 2020 Season

    12 Up "While Justin Herbert is the most renowned figure on the Oregon Ducks offense, the team's rushing attack was arguably its most lethal weapon on that side of the ball. Aided by an elite and experienced offensive line, the Ducks run game carved up opposing..." December 21

  • Arizona hires ex-Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads as defensive coordinator

    ESPN "Former Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads has been hired as the defensive coordinator at Arizona, the school announced Friday. Rhoads coached defensive backs at UCLA the past two seasons and will inherit a defense that ranked fourth-worst in scoring among Power..." December 20

  • Colorado WR K.D. Nixon returning for senior season

    National Post "Colorado wide receiver K.D. Nixon changed his mind about entering the NFL draft and will return to the Buffaloes for his senior season in 2020. “After thoughtful evaluation and conversations with (coach Mel) Tucker and others about my future in football — and beyond, I..." December 20

  • Clay Helton Has to Answer For USC's Massive Recruiting Failures

    The Big Lead "Clay Helton has some explaining to do. After USC announced it was retaining Helton as its head football coach on December 4, he's done precisely nothing to improve his program. Two completely wasted weeks have passed and have ultimately culminated in disaster during..." December 19

  • Apple Held Preliminary Talks With Pac-12 Conference, MGM

    Wall Street Journal "Apple Inc. AAPL 0.10% has been exploring opportunities to strengthen its upstart TV service, including deals for James Bond franchise-owner MGM Holdings Inc. and college sports rights, according to people familiar with the matter. Executives at Apple met with..." December 19

  • Four-star CB Clark Phillips surprisingly flips from Ohio State to Utah

    CBS Sports "Even the teams atop the recruiting rankings suffer losses in recruiting battles. Ohio State, which is currently ranked at No. 3 in 247Sports' composite rankings for 2020, saw one of their top recruits bolt on Thursday. Four-star cornerback Clark Phillips committed to Ohio State back in..." December 19

  • USC Already Blew it With Retaining Clay Helton After Disastrous Early Signing Period

    12 Up "The USC football program has been in shambles under Clay Helton almost precisely since he was hired as the Trojans' head coach in 2016. Numerous alumni have agitated to push Helton out the door, but new Trojans athletic director Mike Bohn opted to stick with Helton for at..." December 18

  • EJ Smith, son of NFL and Florida legend Emmitt Smith, commits to Stanford

    Saturday Down South "One of the more noteworthy recruits of this class was former Florida legend Emmitt Smith’s son, E.J., an athlete from the Dallas, Texas area (Jesuit). The younger Smith picked Stanford over the likes of Florida, Georgia, Texas A&M and Ohio State. E.J. Smith made the..." December 18

  • QB KJ Costello leaving Stanford as graduate transfer

    Larry Brown Sports "Programs looking for a transfer quarterback in 2020 will have a new top target. KJ Costello is leaving the Stanford Cardinal as a graduate transfer and has entered the portal, according to AL.com’s Matt Zenitz. Costello did not play as a freshman in 2016 and threw for..." December 18

  • Get to Know: Oregon LB signee Justin Flowe

    247 Sports "Oregon has received a signed letter of intent from Upland (Cal.) Upland linebacker Justin Flowe. The linebacker committed to Oregon in December and signed with the Ducks on Wednesday. Here's all you need to know about this exciting young..." December 18

  • Arizona State defensive coordinator Danny Gonzales to become New Mexico head coach

    College Football Talk "At roughly 12:30 p.m. local time today, Danny Gonzales did not know who was going to be New Mexico’s next head coach or when that hire was going to be made. By 1:15 p.m., he was that new head coach. That was when the Santa Fe New Mexican reported the Arizona..." December 17

  • Pat McAfee Quips That Urban Meyer Is a Bum Before Questioning if He Can Succeed in NFL

    The Big Lead "Before we begin, a little bit of context on the ongoing beef between Urban Meyer and Pat McAfee. A couple weeks ago, Meyer took a veiled shot at McAfee in an interview with Big Ten Network, and McAfee returned with double barrels: With that as the backdrop, McAfee was on Get..." December 17

  • USC successfully retains Graham Harrell as offensive coordinator

    Larry Brown Sports "The USC Trojans announced big news on Monday. The Trojans announced that they have successfully retained Graham Harrell as their offensive coordinator. He reportedly signed a multi-year deal. " December 16

  • Potential 2020 first-round pick Walker Little returning to Stanford

    247 Sports "When the 2019 Stanford Cardinal's season began, offensive tackle Walker Little had the opportunity to distinguish himself as one of the nation's best offensive linemen and angle for a spot at the top of the NFL Draft. Unfortunately, that opportunity was foiled - But come 2020,..." December 16

  • Oregon and Government Secretively Aided Transfer of Former Duck Accused of Sexual Assault

    12 Up "Fresh off a Pac-12 championship and ahead of a date against Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl slated for New Year's Day, this is the last sort of distraction that Mario Cristobal and Oregon wanted to have emerge. Back in 2016, former Ducks acclaimed wideout recruit Tristen..." December 14

  • Arizona State running back Eno Benjamin declares for NFL Draft

    Arizona Sports "Arizona State Sun Devils running back Eno Benjamin will skip his senior season at ASU and instead declare for the 2020 NFL Draft, he and the school announced via Twitter on Wednesday. Benjamin just wrapped up the regular season of his junior year, eligibility-wise, but the..." December 12

  • Redbox Bowl does Cal, Illinois dirty with awkward errors on official T-shirts

    CBS Sports "There are so many bowl games in college football that sometimes it's hard to keep track of who's matched up against who, what bowl they're playing in or where/when that bowl is being played. Accidentally mixing up certain bowl details is typically very understandable... unless..." December 12

  • Colorado receiver K.D. Nixon declares for NFL Draft

    Pro Football Talk "The Colorado Buffaloes have a second underclassmen wide receiver declaring for the NFL Draft. K.D. Nixon announced on Tuesday that he has decided to enter the draft a week after fellow teammate Laviska Shenault put him name into the 2020 class as well. " December 11

  • Oregon QB Herbert wins Campbell Trophy

    Oregonian "Oregon Ducks quarterback Justin Herbert won the Campbell Trophy, commonly known as the “academic Heisman.” Herbert beat out 11 other finalists for the award, which is presented annually to the top scholar-athlete in college football, during the 62nd National..." December 11

  • Oregon Ducks offensive coordinator Marcus Arroyo hired as UNLV’s head coach

    Oregonian "Oregon is losing its offensive coordinator. UNLV hired Marcus Arroyo as its next head coach. “UNLV athletics is a department on the rise, and my family and I are thrilled to be a part of the Rebel family during this special time,” Arroyo said in a statement...." December 11

  • Former South Carolina QB Jake Bentley heading to Utah as graduate transfer

    CBS Sports "Former South Carolina starting quarterback Jake Bentley announced earlier this month that he will graduate and use his final year of eligibility elsewhere. Now we know that destination. The 6-foot-4, 224-pounder from Opelika, Alabama, announced on Twitter that he will play..." December 09

  • Winners, Losers From Oregon's Blowout Win Over Utah In PAC-12 Championship Game

    Sportsnaut "Utah had a chance to potentially punch its ticket to the College Football Playoff with a win over Oregon during the Pac-12 Championship Game. That did not happen. Instead, the No. 5-ranked Utes dug themselves into an early hole and kept on digging. By halftime, Oregon had a 20-0 lead..." December 07

  • With Oregon win, Pac-12 loses out on opportunity at something greater

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Naturally, the Pac-12 savored one last chance to eat its own Friday night as No. 13 Oregon upset No. 5 Utah 37-15 at Levi’s Stadium. Just like that, the Pac-12 lost its only hope for getting back to the College Football Playoff for the first time since 2016. Will the Pac-12 ever..." December 07

  • Talks between Bob Stoops, USC broke down over money

    Larry Brown Sports "USC athletic director Mike Bohn claimed he did not speak with any other head coaching candidates before deciding to stick with Clay Helton, but a report claims the school got to the point of contract negotiations with at least one high-profile candidate. According to Scott Wolf of the..." December 06

  • Washington State takes Mike Leach off the coaching market with contract extension through 2024

    CBS Sports "Washington State announced a new contract extension for Mike Leach on Thursday, stabilizing the future of Cougars football in the midst of another year where Leach was reported to be a person of interest for Power Five job openings.  The extension adds a year to his current deal,..." December 05

  • USC retaining Clay Helton for 2020

    CBS Sports "Following an up and down season that saw the temperature of his hot seat enflame and cool down seemingly every other week, Clay Helton has been retained at USC. The Trojans have decided to keep their embattled fourth-year coach with the goal of him remaining there long-term. Athletic..." December 04

  • Oregon State receiver Isaiah Hodgins declares for draft

    Oregonian "Oregon State junior Isaiah Hodgins, who was among the Pac-12’s top three in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns this season, will not return to school for his senior year as he has declared for the 2020 NFL draft. Hodgins, who has played three years at OSU, made..." December 04

  • Chris Petersen addresses sudden resignation as Washington coach, leaves future plans open

    CBS Sports "Washington held a press conference on Tuesday to address the media after one of the biggest stunners of the year in college football: Chris Petersen's sudden decision to step down from his post as head coach of the Huskies' football team. Petersen's resignation after six seasons in..." December 04

  • College Football Playoff committee may have difficult decision leaving out either Pac-12 or Big 12 champion

    Larry Brown Sports "College football has five “power” conferences and only four teams in their playoff. That means one conference champion gets left out of the playoff. In some seasons, when there are several 2-loss teams, that is not a big issue. But this season is different. Things are shaping up for..." December 03

  • Colorado football receiver Laviska Shenault Jr. skipping senior season to enter NFL Draft

    Coloradoan "University of Colorado receiver Laviska Shenault Jr. announced Tuesday that he will forego his final season of college football to enter the NFL Draft. Shenault made the announcement on Twitter and was scheduled to appear at a news conference in Boulder later in the day with athletic..." December 03

  • Hue Jackson reportedly a candidate for Arizona State OC job

    Arizona Sports "With the Arizona State Sun Devils deciding against keeping offensive coordinator Rob Likens, as well as wide receivers coach Charlie Fisher and tight ends coach Donnie Yantis, there’s a few open vacancies on head coach Herm Edwards’ staff. According to FS1’s Bruce..." December 02

  • Chris Petersen Stepping Down at Washington

    The Big Lead "In what can only be categorized as a surprising college football coaching carousel bombshell, the University of Washington announced Monday afternoon that Chris Petersen is stepping down from his role. Petersen will transition into an advisory role in the athletic department..." December 02

  • Report: USC ‘Steamed’ At Report Clay Helton To Be Fired

    Sportsnaut "Adam Maya of SI.com reported Sunday that the USC football program is set to fire head coach Clay Helton and target Urban Meyer. The university is reportedly “steamed” about the report, which has been disputed by many. " December 01

  • Ex-Washington QB Jake Browning had great trash talk during Apple Cup

    Larry Brown Sports "Former Washington quarterback Jake Browning sent a funny trash-talking tweet on Friday during the Apple Cup. The Huskies defeated Washington State 31-13 for their seventh straight Apple Cup win. Browning, who quarterbacked Washington the last four years, sent a perfect tweet as the..." November 30

  • Emmitt Smith’s son EJ accepted into Stanford

    Larry Brown Sports "Emmitt Smith’s son EJ is among the top running back recruits in the country for the 2020 class, and he received some good news this week. Smith was accepted into Stanford, his mother shared on Twitter. EJ, a four-star back according to 247..." November 30

  • ‘Concern’ Over Direction, Future Of Chip Kelly's UCLA Football Program

    Sportsnaut "When Chip Kelly took over the UCLA football program two years ago, many figured the Bruins were going to take off under his guidance. That hasn’t happened, however, and there is reportedly some concern about the direction of the program. Per Scott Roussel of..." November 29

  • Mike Leach Goes off on Reporter at Press Conference After Another Apple Cup Loss

    12 Up "Chris Petersen and the Washington Huskies once again proved to be Mike Leach and Washington State's kryptonite, as the Cougars failed to rack up 20 points for the seventh consecutive Apple Cup, losing to UW in a 31-13 loss. Leach appears to be pretty touchy when it comes to..." November 29

  • USC 'leaning toward' retaining Clay Helton as football coach for 2020 season

    CBS Sports "USC coach Clay Helton was on the hot seat before the 2019 season even began. However, after leading the Trojans to an 8-4 record despite numerous injuries to key players, Helton could be back to lead the team in 2020. The new powers that be at USC are leaning towards retaining Helton,..." November 27

  • USC Needs to Fire Clay Helton, Retaining Him Would Be a Massive Mistake

    The Big Lead "USC should fire Clay Helton. It's as simple as that after years of missteps and ridiculous self-inflicted wounds that have sent the Trojans reeling into mediocrity. If USC president Carol Folt and new athletic director Mike Bohn want to oversee a top-level football program, they need to..." November 27

  • The craziest college football playoff scenarios after the latest rankings are released

    247 Sports "The College Football Playoff picture underwent a bit of a shakeup Saturday as Oregon and Penn State’s losses catapulted Utah, Oklahoma, Minnesota and Baylor up the rankings. The new top six are now: No. 1 Ohio State, No. 2 LSU, No. 3 Clemson, No. 4 Georgia, No. 5 Alabama and No. 6..." November 26

  • College football major position awards finalists announced

    The Score "The finalists for a number of major college football awards were announced Monday. LSU quarterback Joe Burrow and Ohio State pass-rusher Chase Young are both nominated for multiple honors. Here are the notable award..." November 25

  • Kedon Slovis sets USC single-game passing yards record in win over UCLA

    The Score "Freshman quarterback Kedon Slovis broke USC's single-game passing yards record after throwing for 515 yards and four touchdowns in a 52-35 shootout win over UCLA on Saturday. Matt Barkley previously held the school record with a 493-yard passing day against Arizona..." November 24

  • Oregon Ducks beat out Alabama, Georgia for 5-star ILB Noah Sewell

    247 Sports "The Ducks have added a massive commitment late Friday night. Orem (Utah) inside linebacker Noah Sewell made his commitment to Oregon after winning the Utah 5A state title game with his Orem team. Sewell made his pledge to the Ducks over top contenders like Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee,..." November 23

  • Paul Finebaum apologizes, labels attack on CFP chair/Oregon AD Rob Mullens ‘wrong and inappropriate’

    College Football Talk "Given the World Wide Leader’s deep relationship with the CFP, you could sense this was coming. On his show earlier this week, ESPN talking head/walking SEC shill Paul Finebaum directed some very unflattering words at Rob Mullens, the athletic director at..." November 23

  • College Football Playoff: The committee's biggest debates about Alabama, Oregon and others

    ESPN "The College Football Playoff selection committee's top seven teams remained the same in its third ranking of the season, but there's always something to debate. (Minnesota fans would like to know why Penn State is ranked ahead of the Golden Gophers in spite..." November 22

  • Cal Football: DB Deon White Will Leave Cal as a Graduate Transfer

    SI "Defensive back Deon White announced that he will leave Cal as a graduate transfer. White made his announcement via twitter and will enter the transfer portals. In his announcement he said, in part: “I would like to give thanks to UC Berkeley for the opportunity to play..." November 22

  • Arizona continues shaking up coaching staff with reported firing of defensive line coach

    College Football Talk "As a year of disappointing results comes down the final stretch for the Arizona Wildcats, changes are already in the air for Kevin Sumlin and the program. On Thursday, Arizona continued to go through the process of overhauling its defensive coaching staff with the firing..." November 21

  • Which teams are most likely to make the College Football Playoff?

    Larry Brown Sports "Though we’re only two weeks from the various conference championship games across the college football landscape, there remains a considerable amount of uncertainty in how the College Football Playoff field will come together. There are only a couple teams who can really feel confident..." November 19