“Putting in more hours doesn’t make you a ‘grinder.’ It just means you spend more time at work.”

Last week we posted an interview Gene Chizik gave after he walked away from his defensive coordinator job at North Carolina in order to spend more time with his family. The former Auburn national champion coach has been fortunate enough to earn enough to...

Tuesday’s One Minute Warm Up

Zach again pinch-hitting here for Doug. Send compliments to Zach and all complaints to Doug. I would like to say I'd be this bold and courageous as a high schooler... but I probably wouldn't have been. https://twitter.com/ddale8/status/833802261201555456 The Internet has completely destroyed my ability to believe seemingly...

Here’s how much profit an SEC football program makes… and what they do with that cash

Thanks to The Advocate's Ross Dellenger, we got a peek under the hood at LSU's financials on Monday. Financial documents show in the 2015-16 athletic year LSU booked $141 million in revenue against $129.8 million in expenses, good for a tidy $12 million profit. Chief...

Alabama officially hires Brian Daboll as OC, Joe Pannunzio as special teams coordinator/TEs coach

As was first reported over the weekend, Alabama has officially hired Brian Daboll as its offensive coordinator. The Tide also announced the hiring of Philadelphia Eagles director of personnel operations Joe Pannunzio as special teams coordinator and tight ends coach. "We are certainly happy to...

Motivational video: #WorkWins

Turn up the speakers and press play! "Work like your dream depends on it..." #WorkWins pic.twitter.com/6bPxryqksN— TCU Baseball (@TCU_Baseball) February 17, 2017 Allow TCU head coach Jim Schlossnagle explain why work wins. This. Is. Awesome.  Bravo TCU for producing this for the benefit of so many.

Video: Everything you’ve ever wanted to see about Clemson’s sparkling new facility

Clemson is the New Big Thing in college football, on the field and off. The Tigers are, obviously, the reigning College Football Playoff champions between the white lines, and they now hold the championship belt for the Best, Newest Facility. Clemson recently opened its new...

James Franklin one-ups Mike Gundy’s wrestling love

Mike Gundy's promotion to get people out for Oklahoma State's dual wrestling meet with Penn State on Sunday worked.The Cowboys drew 14,059 fans to Gallagher-Iba Area on Sunday, nudging past the previous school record of 14,044. Unfortunately, the head football coach's support wasn't enough to...

John Madden remembers the moment he knew nothing about football

This clip has been around for a while, but first came to my attention over the weekend. It's John Madden -- hearing that voice brings back so many memories, like smelling freshly baked chocolate chip cookies in grandma's kitchen -- talking about attending a...

Monday’s One Minute Warm Up

Zach again filling in for Doug on today's Warm Up. Thoughts? https://twitter.com/bcfremeau/status/833331104232902656 A little NBA talk here: I know he's probably going to cruise to a title or three in Golden State -- and the Spurs fan in me didn't hate seeing the silver and black's other...