“There’s no magic wand” – Bill Belichick explains how to improve your defense

Unless you were part of a team that had an absolutely dominant defense, chances are you're looking for ways to improve, or tweak a few things to be better come fall. Even coordinators that led defenses that ranked towards the top of the nation,...

Cincinnati is giving a new meaning to “Juice” under Luke Fickell and Brady Collins

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Attend an off season workout at Cincinatti under new head coach Luke Fickell's director of sports performance Brady Collins and you're going to hear the word "juice" a fair amount. "When we say the word 'juice' it doesn't refer to what some people think it...

A new college football program is launching next year

Despite claims of its demise seemingly around every corner, football continues to be one of the biggest growth spots in college sports. The game grows every year, and on Monday another school joined the fray. Lawrence Tech University, an NAIA school of 4,500 students located...

Tuesday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: This doesn't look all that comfortable https://twitter.com/nypost/status/823881199538110464 A $25k bonus for beating a conference opponent during the regular season? https://twitter.com/ByBerkowitz/status/823874540681904128 How about this front? https://twitter.com/AlexJKirby/status/823757020931248128 0% chance this is real. The people trying to pull it off seem like they're trying to land a spot on a...

Video of the Day – Get to know new Minnesota offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarocca

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https://youtu.be/Djgtkz75yHo Video of the Day Tuesday January 24, 2017 Get to know new Minnesota offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarocca

Reports: Justin Wilcox hires Tim DeRuyter as Cal defensive coordinator

California will hire former Fresno State head coach Tim DeRuyter to serve as its defensive coordinator, according to multiple reports on Monday. DeRuyter, of course, most recently worked as the head coach at Fresno State. He compiled a 30-30 record in nearly five full seasons...

Johnny Manziel tweets advice to President Trump, then deletes his account

In a story born straight out of search engine heaven, Johnny Manziel tweeted a piece of advice to President Trump on Monday then, apparently, broke his own advice. The former Heisman Trophy winner culminated his crash-and-burn in 2016 -- he spent the year out of...

Jim Harbaugh is taking Michigan to Rome for spring practices

The rumors started to swirl over the weekend, and today the University of Michigan announced that Jim Harbaugh is following up last spring's trip to Florida for spring ball with a trip this year overseas to Rome. https://twitter.com/UMichFootball/status/823636814057668609 The Detroit News was among the first to...

Loafing is treason: Teaching defense with Don Brown

He likely didn't notice, but Don Brown owes Clemson a debt of gratitude. Thanks to the Tigers' 511 total yards in the national championship game, Alabama's total defense average spiked from 244 yards per game allowed to 261.8 yards per game, which means Don...