• Larry Scott finally fired as Pac-12 commissioner

    Larry Brown Sports "The Pac-12 will finally have some new leadership. Larry Scott was fired as commissioner of the Pac-12 on Wednesday. CEOs of the conference finished a meeting that led to the decision. Scott sent an email to the Pac-12 athletic directors, telling them it was a mutual..." January 20

  • How Sarah Fuller became part of Joe Biden-Kamala Harris inauguration

    USA Today "Sarah Fuller went from Vanderbilt soccer player to a featured guest in the Joe Biden-Kamala Harris inauguration celebration in less than two months. She will appear on “Celebrating America,” a television show, which begins at 8:30 p.m. ET Wednesday. That’s..." January 20

  • Henry To’o To’o among starters leaving Tennessee after Jeremy Pruitt's firing

    Rocky Top Talk "One of the worst case scenarios for Tennessee is playing out right before our very eyes. An investigation that dragged out to a month after the season resulted in the firing of head coach Jeremy Pruitt. That, in turn, has several players wondering what their next move might be. For..." January 20

  • Will Muschamp could land staff role at Georgia?

    Larry Brown Sports "Former South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp is looking for a new job, and there’s increasing speculation he may find one at his alma mater. According to multiple reports, Muschamp has been seen frequently at Georgia’s football facilities throughout the week. Chip Towers..." January 20

  • These college football players will replace top stars who departed early for the 2021 NFL Draft

    CBS Sports "One of the final steps in closing the book on the previous season is the NFL Draft deadline. College football underclassmen who are draft-eligible had until Monday to file declaration papers with the league, and while there is a 72-hour period for players to reconsider their decision before the..." January 20

  • How Deion Sanders helped secure a pardon from Donald Trump for rapper Lil Wayne

    USA Today "Rapper Lil Wayne owes a debt of gratitude to President Donald Trump. And to Deion Sanders, too. Sanders – the former Florida State All-American and first-year football coach at Jackson State – was cited for his support in Trump's pardon of the..." January 20

  • Former South Carolina starting QB Ryan Hilinksi announces Northwestern as his transfer destination

    CBS Sports "Former South Carolina starting quarterback Ryan Hilinski announced Tuesday that he will continue his playing career as a member of the Northwestern Wildcats. Hilinski, a sophomore, will join a program that will be without recently-departed senior Peyton Ramsey. Hilinski..." January 19

  • Cowboys DBs coach Maurice Linguist finds job at Michigan

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys defensive backs coach Maurice Linguist has a new job as co-defensive coordinator at the University of Michigan, Matt Zenitz of AL.com reports. The Cowboys already have hired Linguist’s replacement. Joe Whitt Jr. will serve as secondary coach and defensive passing game..." January 19

  • Northwestern to hire Oakland Raiders DB coach Jim O’Neil as new defensive coordinator

    Inside NU "Mike Hankwitz’s replacement has officially been found. Northwestern will hire Oakland Raiders defensive backs coach Jim O’Neil as its new defensive coordinator, ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg reported Tuesday afternoon. " January 19

  • Kentucky's Mark Stoops 'not one bit' surprised about Tennessee scandal

    Kentucky Sports Radio "Nope. Not at all. Monday afternoon athletic director Phil Fulmer “retired” as the University of Tennessee announced the termination of head football coach Jeremy Pruitt for cause after an internal investigation found the program committed a number of Level I and Level II..." January 19

  • Tennessee handed recruits cash in McDonald’s bags

    Yardbarker "Tennessee fired Jeremy Pruitt on Monday amid an investigation of recruiting violations, and you will understand why when you hear about some of the practices that allegedly took place under the former Vols head coach. Dan Patrick said on his show Tuesday that he was told by..." January 19

  • Ravens DB coach Jesse Minter set to be Vanderbilt’s defensive coordinator

    Baltimore Sun "The Ravens are looking at another opening within their defensive coaching staff. Defensive backs coach Jesse Minter is expected to be named the defensive coordinator at Vanderbilt, according to multiple reports. Minter just finished his fourth season with the Ravens and..." January 19

  • Texas expected to hire Pete Kwiatkowski as DC

    The Score "Texas is expected to name Pete Kwiatkowski as its new defensive coordinator, according to The Athletic's Bruce Feldman. Kwiatkowski previously served as Washington's defensive coordinator since 2014. " January 19

  • Deion Sanders' Priceless Boombox Stolen From Truck

    TMZ "Deion Sanders says a priceless boombox was stolen from his truck early Monday morning ... and now, he's offering a reward with the hopes of getting the piece back. Prime -- who's now the head football coach at Jackson State -- says at 5:37 AM, a white suburban pulled up..." January 19

  • The Tennessee Job Isn't As Attractive as Volunteers Fans Think it Is

    The Big Lead "Tennessee fired head football coach Jeremy Pruitt on Monday after an internal investigation into potential recruiting violations. The NCAA is likely to go after the program, as transgressions by assistant coaches could rise to become Level I violations. The Volunteers are now looking for a new..." January 19

  • Doug Marrone could join Alabama staff

    Larry Brown Sports "Former Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone is poised to land on his feet in the college game. According to SEC Network analyst Cole Cubelic, Marrone has emerged as a candidate to become offensive line coach at Alabama after being fired by the Jaguars at the end of the NFL..." January 18

  • Cincinnati expected to hire Mike Tressel as DC

    CBS Sports "Cincinnati did not waste much time moving on from departed defensive coordinator Marcus Freeman. According to Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports, the Bearcats are expected to hire Michigan Statesafeties coach Mike Tressel.  The nephew of former Ohio State and..." January 18

  • Chris Olave will return to Ohio State for senior year

    Bleacher Report "While the Ohio State Buckeyes lost quarterback Justin Fields when he announced he will enter the 2021 NFL draft Monday, they held on to one of the other key pieces in their aerial attack. Wide receiver Chris Olave announced he will return for his senior season as..." January 18

  • LSU finalizing deal to make Saints' Ryan Nielsen new DC

    The Score "LSU is working to finalize a deal to make New Orleans Saints assistant Ryan Nielsen the Tigers' new defensive coordinator, reports Jane Slater of NFL Network. Nielsen has informed Saints head coach Sean Payton he intends to take the job, Slater adds. " January 18

  • Paul Finebaum owns up to being wrong about Jeremy Pruitt

    Larry Brown Sports "Paul Finebaum was an early champion of Jeremy Pruitt at Tennessee, but after Monday’s events, the college football commentator simply had to admit how wrong he was. In 2018, Finebaum ripped former Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray after Murray said he was skeptical that Pruitt..." January 18

  • Tennessee can be an attractive job if Vols stop crippling program

    CBS Sports "Despite what Tennessee says and does, its football job is still an attractive one. The problem -- among many right now at the school -- is that the Volunteers keep trying mightily to prove the contrary. Mostly, Tennessee has been burning its football program to the ground..." January 18

  • Report: Peyton Manning to play significant role in picking next Tennessee coach

    MSN.com "Peyton Manning knows what it takes for the Tennessee Volunteers to be a great college football team. Now, with the Vols set to kick off another search for their head coach, the legendary quarterback could play a deciding role in picking the right hire. Tennessee is set to fire head..." January 18

  • Nine Tennessee staff members fired amid investigation into recruiting violations

    Saturday Down South "Jeremy Pruitt wasn’t the one to inform his coaching staff that the school had parted ways with him, according to multiple reports. The assistants learned of the news from an administrative assistant, according to Bruce Feldman of The Athletic and Fox Sports...." January 18

  • Tennessee to fire head coach Jeremy Pruitt

    247 Sports "After weeks of speculation that Jeremy Pruitt has been on the hot seat in Knoxville, Tennessee has made a decision on the future of its head coach. After a rough ending to the 2020 season, Tennessee will fire Pruitt, according to a report from Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports...." January 18

  • How Matthew McConaughey is impacting the Texas Longhorns

    Sportsnaut "Matthew McConaughey is recognized as one of the most vocal and famed Texas Longhorn supporter, but he was never supposed to rep the orange and white. McConaughey wanted to attend Southern Methodist University, but as revealed in his book Greenlights, financial difficulties led him to the..." January 18

  • Georgia DC Dan Lanning turns down Texas, indicates he’s staying with Bulldogs

    Dawg Nation "Georgia defensive coordinator Dan Lanning has turned down the Texas defensive coordinator and will stay with the Bulldogs. There were reports earlier on Friday that Lanning had emerged as a favorite to join the Longhorns staff and work for new Texas coach and former Alabama offensive..." January 18

  • Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller will be a part of Joe Biden's presidential inauguration event

    USA Today "Vanderbilt's Sarah Fuller will be a part of the "Celebrating America" television program on Inauguration Day. Fuller, who in 2020 became the first woman in Power Five college football history to play and to score a point, will be on "Celebrating..." January 17

  • Michigan hires Ravens LB coach Mike Macdonald as their defensive coordinator

    Pro Football Talk "Saturday night’s loss to the Bills was Mike Macdonald’s final game as the Ravens’ linebackers coach. A report earlier this month indicated that Macdonald was the University of Michigan’s top choice for defensive coordinator and the school announced..." January 17

  • Alabama assistant Charles Huff set to be hired as Marshall's new football coach

    ESPN "Marshall is expected to hire Alabama associate head coach/running backs coach Charles Huff as its new head coach, pending approval by the university's board of governors on Monday, sources confirmed to ESPN on Saturday. Huff, 37, is regarded as one of the top..." January 16

  • Quinnen Williams Says Nick Saban Is Greatest Football Coach Ever, Period

    TMZ "Sorry, Patriots fans ... Quinnen Williams says Bill Belichick is NOT the greatest football coach ever -- the Jets star tells TMZ Sports that honor now belongs to Nick Saban!! The NFL defensive lineman made the bold claim shortly after the Alabama..." January 16

  • Steve Sarkisian says he ‘jumped’ to take Texas job

    Larry Brown Sports "Steve Sarkisian was recently introduced as the new head coach at Texas, replacing Tom Herman. Sark got the opportunity to coach at Texas following two seasons at Alabama as the Crimson Tide’s offensive coordinator. This opportunity comes over five years after he was fired by USC for..." January 16

  • Maryland agrees to settle with family of Jordan McNair for $3.5 million

    ESPN "More than two years after Maryland offensive lineman Jordan McNair died from heatstroke during a football workout, the university has agreed to a settlement totaling $3.5 million with his parents, Marty McNair and Tonya Wilson. The amount, which was made public on Friday in a meeting..." January 16

  • Wan'Dale Robinson announces transfer to Kentucky Wildcats

    ESPN "Former Nebraska Cornhuskers wide receiver Wan'Dale Robinson is transferring to Kentucky, he announced Friday. Robinson, who led Nebraska with 51 receptions for 461 yards and a touchdown in eight games this season, entered the NCAA's transfer..." January 15