• USC's Kedon Slovis cleared to practice, will enter QB competition with Jaxson Dart

    The Score "USC quarterback Kedon Slovis is expected to return to practice this week after an MRI and X-ray on his injured neck came back negative, interim coach Donte Williams said Sunday, according to The Athletic. Slovis suffered the ailment Saturday after being sacked during USC's first..." September 20

  • BYU fortifying its College Football Playoff argument after September sweep of Pac-12

    Yahoo! Sports "When it comes to the topic of possible College Football Playoff crashers (i.e. a team from outside a Power 5 conference) all the discussion this year have centered on the University of Cincinnati. The Bearcats, after all, returned quarterback Desmond Ridder and the bulk of their starters from a..." September 20

  • Scary Scene As USC Football Team’s Airplane Tipped Over On Tarmac

    Total Pro Sports "The USC Trojans traveled to Pullman, Washington this weekend to take on the Washington State Cougars. And while the trip ended exactly how they wanted — with a 45-14 victory — things didn’t get off to a great start for the team. Upon their arrival, the USC team plane..." September 20

  • Purdue WR David Bell in concussion protocol after being carted off at Notre Dame

    The Athletic "The status of Purdue star receiver David Bell for Saturday’s game against Illinois remains unclear after the junior entered concussion protocol following a head injury suffered at Notre Dame, coach Jeff Brohm said Monday. Bell was carted off the field Saturday after staying on..." September 20

  • Deion Sanders reportedly could be Florida State Seminoles’ next head coach

    Sportsnaut "The Florida State Seminoles’ football program has gone through three straight losing seasons and are on course for a fourth following a 0-3 start to 2021, and rumors are swirling that Deion Sanders could eventually become the new head coach. Pro Football Network’s Tony..." September 19

  • SEC admits officiating mix-up forced Penn State to punt on third down

    USA Today "The Southeastern Conference admitted its officials got it wrong against Penn State. The Nittany Lions beat Auburn 28-20 Saturday night, but Penn State coach James Franklin was visibly upset earlier in the game when his team was forced to punt on third down. With..." September 19

  • FSU Fan Tells Women To Stop Having Sex With Players Until Program Starts Winning After 0-3 Start

    Total Pro Sports "The Florida State Seminoles are a complete dumpster fire and the program needs drastic changes to bring them back to the national forefront. One woman seems to know the answer: Stop having sex with the players. On Saturday, the Seminoles dropped to 0-3 for the first time..." September 19

  • Herm Edwards is right — Arizona State's lack of discipline begins with him

    USA Today "The setting was different. It was a small room in the northwest corner of LaVell Edwards Stadium, the outer wall made of cinder block and a sponsor's backdrop banner draped over a television on the wall behind Herm Edwards. But the comments from Arizona State's..." September 19

  • Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly downplays tying Knute Rockne record

    Sportsnaut "No. 12 Notre Dame and No. 18 Wisconsin will square off in a top 20 matchup Saturday in Chicago, and while it’s a crucial game for both teams, it also could be a record-setting one for Irish coach Brian Kelly. With Notre Dame’s 27-13 win this weekend over Purdue, Kelly won..." September 19

  • Eric Bieniemy open to USC job

    Yardbarker "Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy made it clear this week that he is focused on his current job, but that does not mean he has completely ruled out the one he has been linked to. Bieniemy is believed to be someone USC will target after the school fired..." September 19

  • SEC admits to missed calls on Memphis punt return TD vs. Mississippi State

    The Score "The SEC admitted to multiple missed calls during Memphis' wild punt return touchdown against Mississippi State on Saturday. With just over five minutes remaining, Calvin Austin III recovered a loose ball on a Bulldogs punt and took it 94 yards for a..." September 19

  • What Are We Gonna Do About Manny Diaz?

    State of the U "The Miami Hurricanes Athletic Department has slumped into a disgraceful state under Athletic Director Blake James. I wrote about this in 2018 in a post titled “The decline of Miami Hurricanes men’s athletics,” and three years later can you really say that I was..." September 19

  • Auburn’s Zakoby McClain responds to ridiculous targeting call at goal line

    Larry Brown Sports "Auburn linebacker Zakoby McClain issued a response on Twitter Saturday night after being ejected for targeting in his team’s 28-20 loss at Penn State. Penn State had a 1st-and-goal at the Auburn 1 early in the fourth quarter while leading 21-20. Sean Clifford completed a pass to..." September 19

  • 3 takeaways from No. 1 Alabama's narrow win over No. 11 Florida

    The Score "Nick Saban improved his winning streak over SEC East opponents to 32 straight games with No. 1 Alabama's narrow victory over No. 11 Florida on Saturday. A missed extra point in the first half and failed two-point conversion in the second proved to be the..." September 19

  • USC team plane tipped backwards with staff aboard after arriving for game

    Larry Brown Sports "After landing in Lewiston, Idaho, the team plane tipped backward on the tarmac, leaving the nose in the air. Coaches and staff members were still on board at the time. A USC spokesperson told ESPN’s Kyle Bonagura that the players had already exited the plane and no one..." September 18

  • Gators Legend Tim Tebow Gives His Take on Florida QB Situation Ahead of Alabama Game

    247 Sports "All eyes are on the Florida Gators this weekend as Dan Mullen tries to become the first former assistant to take out Nick Saban. Top-ranked Alabama goes into Gainesville as the SEC's marked team riding the nation's longest winning streak against the Gators' two-quarterback..." September 18

  • Spencer Rattler gets two new cars as part of NIL deal

    Larry Brown Sports "On July 1, student-athletes earned the right to be compensated for the use of their name, image and likeness (NIL) for the first time ever. It didn’t take long before college players started cashing in and earlier this week, Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler joined..." September 18

  • Selmon brothers to be remembered with statue at Oklahoma

    Sportsnaut "Oklahoma will honor the Selmon brothers — key players of its teams from the early 1970s — with a statue. Plans were revealed Friday night during festivities marking the 50th anniversary of the classic 1971 game between Oklahoma and Nebraska, known as the Game of the..." September 18

  • See If You Can Make Out What Nick Saban Is Yelling Here

    The Big Lead "The juggernaut that is Alabama came out hot in Gainesville, collecting 21 of the game's first 24 points against the Florida Gators. Such is Saturday for college football fans who, at this point are left to conclude the Crimson Tide are playing in their own level just below the professional..." September 18

  • Nebraska's Scott Frost reportedly angry at officials after Oklahoma pregame skirmish

    Sporting News "Nebraska and Oklahoma haven't played each other since 2010, but clearly no love has been lost between these former Big 12 rivals if their pregame skirmish is any indication. Roughly 20 minutes before kickoff of Saturday's game between the Cornhuskers and third-ranked Sooners,..." September 18

  • Hawks star Trae Young in attendance for Nebraska vs. Oklahoma

    Yardbarker "Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young was in attendance for Saturday's matchup between the Oklahoma Sooners and Nebraska Cornhuskers at the "Palace on the Prairie." Young posted a photo to his Twitter of the jersey he was wearing at Saturday's..." September 18

  • Florida fan flips the bird during game against Alabama

    Larry Brown Sports "One Florida Gators fan was not too happy with the team during the second quarter of Saturday’s game against Alabama. The Gators had the ball down 21-3 in the second and hadn’t done much offensively. Quarterback Emory Jones was struggling and seemed to be getting..." September 18

  • Boise State's blue turf was a genius idea for the Broncos' brand

    USA Today "Gene Bleymaier goes into the Boise State Athletics Hall of Fame in October, and frankly, it’s about danged time.  Bleymaier, then the Bronco athletic director, had one of the greatest ideas in the history of marketing. In 1986, with Boise State football in need of..." September 18

  • Illinois QB Brandon Peters was nearly decapitated by this crazy targeting hit

    Larry Brown Sports "Illinois quarterback Brandon Peters very nearly had his head ripped off on Friday night during a game against Maryland. During the first quarter of a 20-17 loss, Peters dropped back to pass as Terrapins defensive back Lavonte Gater bore down on the quarterback. But rather than ease up..." September 18

  • Austin Peay leaving Ohio Valley to join ASUN

    Sportsnaut "Austin Peay is departing its longtime home in the Ohio Valley Conference and joining the ASUN Conference. The move is effective July 1 and ends Austin Peay’s 59-year association with the Ohio Valley. “Today is the next step down the path to greatness, and we are..." September 18

  • Miami Hurricanes Safety Had A Video Game Glitch When He Tried To Tackle The Wrong Player

    Total Pro Sports "The No. 24 Miami Hurricanes are on the verge of losing to the unranked Michigan State Spartans and dropping under .500. One play in particular has defined how the entire game has gone for them. " September 18

  • Ex-Miami Hurricanes Player Rashaun Jones Pleads Not Guilty In Murder of Teammate Bryan Pata

    Total Pro Sports "An attorney for Rashaun Jones, accused of the murder of his former Miami Hurricanes teammate Bryan Pata, entered a not guilty plea on his client’s behalf. The 35-year-old was arrested last month and charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bond. It..." September 17

  • Michigan State Giving Serious Consideration to Being Back at Some Point

    The Big Lead "Mark Dantonio built Michigan State into a juggernaut and then allowed the program to forfeit too many gains. A long and fruitful marriage came to an unsatisfying conclusion amid some choppy seas and Mel Tucker was tasked with building trust and victories in East Lansing. A pandemic-altered..." September 17

  • American targeting Mountain West powers among handful of expansion candidates in realignment

    CBS Sports "The American Athletic Conference is settling on a handful of expansion candidates that will likely kick off the next round of realignment at the Group of Five level, multiple sources told CBS Sports. The timing of that next round could be impacted if Texas and Oklahoma attempt to make an..." September 17

  • Samford to rename field after ex-coach Bobby Bowden

    Sportsnaut "Samford will dedicate its football field in honor of the late Bobby Bowden in a ceremony Sept. 25. The field at F. Page Seibert Stadium will be renamed Bobby Bowden Field at halftime of Samford’s game against East Tennessee State. A statue of Bowden was erected outside the..." September 17

  • Top 2023 QB Arch Manning lines up college visits, Georgia next

    Sportsnaut "The dance card is filling up for five-star quarterback prospect Arch Manning. The latest in the line of Manning quarterbacks, the No. 1 player in the Class of 2023 will be at Georgia on Saturday to watch the Bulldogs take on South Carolina in a Southeastern Conference showdown,..." September 16

  • Mario Cristobal is USC’s top choice for head coach

    Yardbarker "The USC Trojans reportedly have one name in mind at the top of their list as they embark on the search for a new head coach. According to Scott Wolf of Inside USC, the Trojans are eyeing Oregon coach Mario Cristobal as their top choice for the job. It is not clear if that..." September 16

  • 6 Biggest Surprises of the 2021 College Football Season so Far

    Bleacher Report "The 2021 college football season is well underway, and so it goes every year in the sport, there are the usual fair share of expected storylines. The SEC, ACC, Big Ten, and Big 12 look primed to have teams in the College Football Playoff once again. But there have also been some..." September 16

  • Kirk Herbstreit shares concerns over Buckeyes' defense

    247 Sports "The Ohio State Buckeyes were the surprising victims of a loss this weekend, as the Oregon Ducks entered Ohio Stadium and left with a 35-28 win. The Buckeyes gave up 505 total yards of offense in the game. Because of that defensive showing, ESPN College GameDay co-host Kirk Herbstreit is..." September 16

  • Purdue's band to be without World's Largest Drum vs. Notre Dame, first time since 1979

    ESPN "The World's Largest Drum is officially too big for Notre Dame Stadium, Purdue said Friday. As a result, Purdue's All-American Band will play its first halftime performance without its giant bass drum for the first time since 1979. "According to a communication..." September 16

  • 5 reasons why Alabama should easily take down the Florida Gators

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF "Rat poison is something Nick Saban calls news stories, reports or anything positive about his team that may lead to his players being complacent, which will then result in the team not giving it their all. Coach Saban, I doubt you clicked on this due to the headline, but this is your..." September 16

  • A rare QB, Florida's Anthony Richardson is taking college football by storm

    247 Sports "As Anthony Richardson backflipped into the college football consciousness early this season, 247Sports solicited tales of his athletic feats from a few people who know him well.  Richardson was easily throwing down dunks as an eighth grader. His high..." September 16

  • Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley, Bob Stoops reunite ... for TV segment

    The Athletic "For the first time since he was hiring an offensive coordinator in 2015, Bob Stoops interviewed Lincoln Riley. This time, of course, it wasn’t a job interview, but an interview for a segment on Fox Sports’ Big Noon Kickoff. Stoops is in his first year as a panelist on the..." September 16

  • TCU coach Gary Patterson says SEC schools targeting player on his roster with NIL offers

    USA Today "TCU head coach Gary Patterson says he wants the business leaders around the Fort Worth, Texas area and the school's supporters to get on board with the new name, image and likeness rule that has taken over college sports.  Patterson points to what other schools..." September 16

  • Florida Gators Offers Dynamic Middle School Quarterback Julian Lewis Full Scholarship

    Total Pro Sports "The Florida Gators are making major headlines this week when Dan Mullen and company offered a scholarship to eighth-grade quarterback Julian Lewis. “It was big,” Lewis told 247Sports. “I’m blessed. I’m happy right now.” “Florida they..." September 16

  • Bob Stoops issues non-denial when asked about USC rumors

    Larry Brown Sports "USC is in the hunt for a new football coach, and Bob Stoops certainly isn’t doing anything to dispel rumors that he might be interested. Stoops appeared on SiriusXM’s ESPNU Radio on Wednesday and was asked about chatter potentially linking him to the USC job. Stoops..." September 15

  • Is It Time To Panic About The Ohio State Defense?

    SI "When Alabama picked apart the Buckeye defense in the national championship game, it was easy to say "the Crimson Tide had an historically good offense and several Buckeye players weren't available for various reasons, including CoVID-19. The team was trying to play against one of the..." September 15

  • USC coaching search will include the biggest names and best teams in college football playoff chase

    USA Today "The only prospective candidate for the Southern California opening to issue a hard denial of interest is Jacksonville Jaguars coach Urban Meyer, who gave a terse two-word response to questioning on Wednesday: “No chance.” Given Meyer’s history, it may be easy to..." September 15

  • Nick Saban discusses preparing for two quarterbacks in Emory Jones, Anthony Richardson

    247 Sports "Alabama will head on the road this week as the top-ranked Crimson Tide will take on the No. 11 Florida Gators. Florida has an interesting dilemma at quarterback, as Emory Jones started the season at the position but backup Anthony Richardson has impressed plenty when given..." September 15

  • 50 years later, the Game of the Century resonates as Nebraska, Oklahoma rekindle faded rivalry

    CBS Sports "They'll play a game Saturday morning in which the home team is a 22-point favorite. The game was deemed so non-competitive that the visiting team tried to cancel it a scant six months ago. Forget about the label once affixed to the most notable game in this rivalry's history:..." September 15

  • NCAA proposal will allow programs to replace up to seven transfers in expanded recruiting class

    CBS Sports "A temporary waiver allowing college football programs to sign more than 25 players in a recruiting class as a means of replacing outgoing transfers could be passed next month. The proposal, which allows programs to sign up to seven additional players in a class to replace up to seven transfers...." September 15

  • How can Ohio State possibly move forward with Kerry Coombs as defensive coordinator?

    The Athletic "After 30 minutes of answers that ranged from intentionally vague to outright scathing, it still felt like further clarification was needed from Ohio State head coach Ryan Day. Is Kerry Coombs still this team’s defensive coordinator? “Yes, he’s still the..." September 15

  • Why would Bob Stoops leave the good life to coach USC?

    The Athletic "In the immediate aftermath of the 2019 Big 12 Championship Game, with Oklahoma players and coaches celebrating on the AT&T Stadium field, I bumped into former coach Bob Stoops and joked that it was a surprise to see him. Shouldn’t he be in Tallahassee, Fla., getting his new Florida..." September 15

  • 5 ideal USC head coach candidates to replace Clay Helton

    Sportsnaut "Clay Helton is out just two games into his seventh season with the Trojans’ football program and the list of USC head coach candidates is already being compiled. As the program prepares for a new era, the program’s targets will likely reflect a change of..." September 14

  • Chris Petersen not interested in USC job

    Larry Brown Sports "USC fired Clay Helton as its head football coach on Monday, and Chris Petersen has been mentioned as a potential candidate for the job. Apparently he is not interested. Petersen resigned as the head coach at Washington back in 2019. According to Bruce Feldman of The..." September 14