• Chase Young says current plan is to return to Ohio State

    The Score "Heisman Trophy finalist and projected top 2020 NFL draft pick Chase Young has yet to declare whether he's leaving school for the pros. Caught on the streets of New York by TMZ's cameras ahead of Saturday's Heisman announcement, the junior defensive end was asked..." December 14

  • Navy's defense with help from Bill Belichick helped Midshipmen's resurgence this season

    USA Today "Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo knew it was time to overhaul his defense, but he wasn't sure how. So last winter, he called New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, a longtime Navy supporter who has become a friend. Niumatalolo doesn't know how long their conversation..." December 14

  • 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

  • Saying ‘there’s no reason not to play,’ Jerry Jeudy is all-in for Alabama’s Citrus Bowl matchup with Michigan

    College Football Talk "If Michigan thought they were going to catch a bit of a break when it came to the offensive weapons Alabama can bring to a postseason fight, they can think again. In a short and sweet tweet posted to his personal Twitter account Friday night, Jerry Jeudy confirmed that he..." December 14

  • University of Miami receiver Jeff Thomas declares for draft

    NBC Sports "University of Miami receiver Jeff Thomas announced on social media Friday that he is turning pro. He will forgo his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL Draft. Thomas will not play in the Independence Bowl on Dec. 26 against Louisiana Tech. He made 83 receptions for..." December 14

  • Georgia paying Matt Luke substantial salary as OL coach

    247 Sports "Georgia spared no expense in luring Matt Luke to its coaching staff as the offensive line coach and associate head coach. According to information obtained by Dawgs247 via an open records request under the Freedom of Information Act, Luke will make $900,000. The length of the contract..." December 14

  • Michigan football wide receiver Tarik Black enters NCAA transfer portal

    Detroit Free Press "Michigan receiver Tarik Black has entered his name in the NCAA transfer portal. In 2019, Black made 25 catches for 343 yards, the fourth-highest total on the team. He also scored one touchdown. But Black, a junior, was often overshadowed by the team's other..." December 14

  • Report: Boston College 'Close' to Finalizing Deal With Jeff Hafley as Next Head Coach

    SI "The Boston College head coaching search seemingly won’t be going on for much longer.  According to Yahoo! Sports’s Pete Thamel, the Eagles are “close” to finalizing an agreement with Ohio State co-defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley as its next head football..." December 14

  • Some Tennessee Fans Bought Tickets for Music City Bowl Before Vols Strong-Armed Way Into Gator Bowl

    12 Up "In a peculiar turn of events earlier in the week, Tennessee managed to convince the SEC to award with them with a date in the Gator Bowl after previously being slated to appear in the Music City Bowl. Though rare, the settlement to kick Kentucky out of the Gator Bowl..." December 14

  • Dabo Swinney brings back the disrespect narrative for the College Football Playoff

    Larry Brown Sports "Did you really think that Clemson coach Dabo Swinney would lay off the disrespect narrative after his team made the College Football Playoff? Swinney said during Thursday’s College Football Playoff news conference that he was fueling up the “ROY Bus,” a term he..." December 13

  • Eddie George Says Joe Burrow Is Front-Runner to Win Heisman

    TMZ "Buckeye loyalty be damned ... Ohio State legend Eddie George says LSU's Joe Burrow is the front-runner to win the Heisman trophy on Saturday ... despite 2 OSU finalists. TMZ Sports spoke with the 1995 Heisman winner about the 4 finalists --..." December 13

  • Joe Burrow, Johnny Manziel hang out at Heisman event in NYC

    The Sports Daily "One of the NCAA’s most promising quarterbacks recently mixed it up with one of the biggest busts at the position in the past decade at a recent event. LSU quarterback Joe Burrow ran into former Browns signal-caller Johnny Manziel at a Heisman Trophy event in New York City, and..." December 13

  • Former Rose Bowl MVP reportedly enters transfer portal from Ohio State

    College Football Talk "It’s not often somebody who has a Rose Bowl MVP award enters the NCAA Transfer Portal but here we are. According to multiple reports from Columbus, Ohio State safety Brendon White has entered his name into the database and is all but gone from the Buckeyes at the..." December 13

  • Army-Navy Game Preview: 5 Star Players To Watch

    Sportsnaut "This Saturday, the annual Army-Navy Game will take place as these two historic military institutions battle for the Secretary’s Trophy for the 120th time. In honor of this longstanding rivalry game, both teams will wear custom uniforms this year. Coming into this..." December 13

  • Memphis expected to promote Ryan Silverfield to head coach

    ESPN "The Memphis Tigers are expected to name offensive line coach Ryan Silverfield as their permanent head coach, sources told ESPN on Friday. Silverfield has been serving as the Tigers' interim head coach following Mike Norvell's departure to Florida State. Memphis..." December 13

  • Texas Tech quarterback Jett Duffey to enter the transfer portal

    CBS Sports "Texas Tech quarterback Jett Duffey has entered the transfer portal, according to 247Sports and multiple other outlets. The news comes after Duffey started the final eight games of the 2019 season.  Entering the transfer portal does not necessarily mean..." December 13

  • Former Mizzou coach Barry Odom to join Arkansas as defensive coordinator

    Kansas City Star "Former Missouri Tigers coach Barry Odom has a new home — and it’s somewhere Mizzou fans know well. On the Paul Finebaum Show, Arkansas coach Sam Pittman said Odom was driving down to Fayetteville to join his staff. " December 13

  • Virginia Tech nabs ex-Minnesota coach, Wazzu DC Tracy Claeys as LB coach, Darryl Tapp returns to Blacksburg too

    NBC Sports "We all knew big changes were in store for Virginia Tech’s defense given the forthcoming retirement of longtime coordinator Bud Foster but that was far from the only name that was going to be replaced in 2020 and beyond for the team. The Hokies confirmed a number of..." December 13

  • Tennessee QB Brian Maurer’s Claims His Ex-Girlfriend Was Stalking Him

    Black Sports Online "Tennessee ended up finishing at a decent 7-5 to the regular season after a dreadful start to the season which included a 1-2 record and losses to Indiana State and Georgia State. They will be bound bowl bound as on January 2, they will take on Indiana in the Gator Bowl. QB Brian..." December 13

  • LSU QB and Heisman favorite Joe Burrow wins Maxwell and Davey O'Brien Awards

    Yahoo! Sports "Joe Burrow will have quite the trophy collection at the end of the season. The LSU QB and presumptive Heisman winner won the Davey O’Brien Award (best quarterback) and Maxwell Award (best player) Thursday night at the college football awards ceremony. Burrow beat out..." December 13

  • Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill declares for NFL draft

    ESPN "Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill, who leads the SEC in rushing yards, announced Thursday that he will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft. In an announcement he posted on Twitter, Hill said he still plans to play in the Franklin American Mortgage Music..." December 13

  • Adam Fuller joins Mike Norvell as defensive coordinator at FSU

    247 Sports "Florida State is adding Adam Fuller to its staff under Mike Norvell, Noles247 has learned. The Commercial-Appeal reports that Fuller's role will be as defensive coordinator.  Fuller was the defensive coordinator under..." December 13

  • The Case for Chase Young Shocking the World and Winning the Heisman Trophy

    12 Up "Where are all of the old school football fans that champion imposing defense? We get that it's 2019 and all of the love and adoration is directed towards offensive superstars, but does that mean we are supposed to deprive generational defensive talents of historic hardware because..." 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

  • Texas A&M DT Justin Madubuike leaving for NFL, will skip bowl game

    College Football Talk "Texas A&M defensive tackle Justin Madubuike has played his last down as an Aggie. In an announcement on his Twitter account Thursday afternoon, the junior confirmed he will be declaring for the NFL draft in 2020. In addition, he announced he will not participate in Texas..." December 12

  • Why Trevor Lawrence is unlikely to ever win a Heisman Trophy

    247 Sports "Trevor Lawrence is arguably the best quarterback in a generation. He’s 24-0 as a starter and improved in nearly every way between his freshman and sophomore seasons. That means the preseason Heisman co-favorite is heading to New York City as a finalist, right?..." December 12

  • LSU's Burrow named AP Player of the Year

    SI "LSU quarterback Joe Burrow became the first Tiger player to be named the AP Player of the Year, doing so in a landslide decision that booked him 50 of the 53 first-place votes. Burrow's numbers have been well documented as the senior has thrown for 4,715 yards and 48 touchdowns in..." December 12

  • Center Tyler Biadasz becomes Wisconsin's first Rimington Trophy winner

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Tyler Biadasz helped clear the road and Jonathan Taylor more often than not ran to daylight. Not surprisingly, those teammates who helped Wisconsin to the Big Ten title game and a Rose Bowl berth, on Thursday won prestigious individual awards. Biadasz, a redshirt junior from..." December 12

  • They punt from the land Down Under

    The Score "Before he became one of college football's top punters, Dane Roy sold ice cream for a living. It was one of a few jobs Roy held in his past life. For four years, he worked as a typesetter for a horse racing sheet that was inserted in Australian newspapers. Before that,..." December 12

  • Is Trevor Lawrence Going to Sit Out the Entire 2020 Season?

    The Spun "Trevor Lawrence has up to two more games to play this season. Clemson is set to take on Ohio State in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Fiesta Bowl. If the Tigers win that game, they’ll advance to the national championship. One sports marketing expert believes those..." December 12

  • Dan Mullen sounds like he would be open to Cowboys head coaching job

    Larry Brown Sports "Dan Mullen seems like a long shot to be considered for the Dallas Cowboys head coaching job if the team parts ways with Jason Garrett, but you won’t be surprised to hear that he sounds open to it. Mullen was asked on Wednesday about the rumors linking him to Dallas, and he..." December 12

  • NCAA looks the other way as college athletes punished for sex offenses play on

    USA Today "Two women separately accused University of South Florida football player LaDarrius Jackson of sexual assault in 2017, saying the 6-foot-4, 250-pound defensive end forced himself on them in their own homes. Police arrested Jackson twice in two weeks on charges of sexual battery and..." December 12

  • 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

  • Former NFL star Ed McCaffrey named next head coach at FCS Northern Colorado

    CBS Sports "The Northern Colorado Bears out of the Big Sky Conference in FCS have a new coach, and it's somebody that people in the state of Colorado know pretty well. Former Denver Broncos wide receiver Ed McCaffrey was named the program's 16th head coach on Thursday. "I am excited..." December 12

  • Notre Dame to part ways with offensive coordinator Chip Long after three seasons

    ABC 7 Chicago "Notre Dame offensive coordinator Chip Long and the school have parted ways, a source confirmed to ESPN. Long will not coach for the Fighting Irish in the Camping World Bowl against Iowa State on Dec. 28. He spent the past three seasons as Notre Dame's offensive coordinator..." December 12

  • Steve Addazio named head coach at Colorado State

    Larry Brown Sports "The Colorado State Rams have named Steve Addazio as their new head coach. The school confirmed the news Wednesday, announcing that Addazio was signing a five-year contract starting at $1.5 million per year, increasing by $50,000 a year. According to Pat Forde of..." December 11

  • Why Joe Burrow will rewrite the record books with a Heisman Trophy win

    CBS Sports "The Heisman Trophy will be presented on Saturday evening in New York City with the college football regular season in the books, and LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is the front-runner for the award after his record-breaking campaign. The Tigers signal caller completed 77.9 percent of his passes for..." December 11

  • Notre Dame Football: Jonathan Jones enters the transfer portal

    One Foot Down "According to multiple reports, Notre Dame Fighting Irish linebacker Jonathan Jones will enter the transfer portal. Jones will use the graduate transfer rule to have immediate playing time at the school of his choice. The 6’0” 226 pound senior..." December 11

  • Willie Taggart hired as FAU's new head coach

    The Score "Willie Taggart is staying in the Sunshine State. Taggart will become Florida Atlantic's new head coach, he told Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports. The 43-year-old was fired by Florida State toward the end of his second season at the helm. aggart will replace..." December 11

  • Lane Kiffin trying to hire coaches away from Nick Saban, get revenge

    Yardbarker "Anyone who follows Lane Kiffin on Twitter could tell you that the coach holds a grudge against Nick Saban because of the way Saban parted ways with him at Alabama, and that is one of the many reasons Kiffin being hired as the head coach at Ole Miss will make for some outstanding..." December 11

  • Willie Taggert reportedly a 'strong candidate' at FAU

    247 Sports "Fired Florida State coach Willie Taggart may not need to move far when it comes to his next job. Taggart emerged Wednesday as one of the favorites to land at Florida Atlantic as the Owls search for Lane Kiffin’s replacement at head coach. FootballScoop..." 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

  • Two suspended Cornhuskers facing sexual-assault-related charges

    ESPN "Two suspended Nebraska football players were arrested Tuesday and are facing felony charges in connection with a report of a sexual assault, less than a week after a university investigation determined that they violated sexual misconduct policies. Redshirt..." December 11

  • 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

  • Nick Saban seems to feel his ex-coaches crossed the line by poaching

    Larry Brown Sports "Like any successful head coach, Nick Saban has had many assistants who worked under him move on to take head coaching jobs with other programs. He’s happy they have gotten those opportunities, but it seems like the six-time national champion is not pleased with some former members of his..." December 11

  • Ed Orgeron Wins Coach Of The Year Award From ESPN

    The Spun "Ed Orgeron, who has led LSU to an undefeated regular season and an SEC Championship this season, has been named Home Depot College Football Coach of the Year. The award, voted on annually by ESPN and ABC analysts, is given to the top coach in the FBS. Orgeron is the second LSU coach..." December 11

  • Mountain West suspends four Nevada players for roles in UNLV brawl

    USA Today "The first set of penalties are in for the melee following the Nevada-UNLV football game on Nov. 30, and they all involve the Wolf Pack. Four Nevada players were sanctioned by the Mountain West on Tuesday. The conference said in a statement that it prioritized..." December 11

  • Kentucky's Lynn Bowden Jr. wins Hornung for versatility

    MSN.com " Kentucky football fans already knew Lynn Bowden was one of the most versatile players in program history. Now he has been confirmed as the most versatile player in the country as the winner of the 2019 Paul Hornung Award. Bowden was announced as the winner Wednesday morning over..." 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

  • Former Ole Miss coach Matt Luke lands on Georgia staff to oversee offensive line

    ESPN "Georgia has hired former Ole Miss head coach Matt Luke as offensive line coach, the team announced Tuesday. Luke, fired Dec. 1 by Ole Miss, will replace Sam Pittman, hired Sunday as Arkansas' head coach. Pittman spent the past four seasons coaching..." December 11