Mark Helfrich tells ESPN that he reached out to Chip Kelly about a possible return to Eugene

Mark Helfrich joined ESPN radio earlier today and told listeners that he reached out to his former boss Chip Kelly about returning to lead the Oregon program. The Ducks are a rare bird (no pun intended) in college football in that they have a number...

Technology to provide better TV production & officiating exists

On Saturday, the Big Ten will equip each of its championship game officials with a GoPro on their hats, Fox Sports has announced. The cameras will provide the Fox broadcast with a point-of-view angle straight from the field. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SVfrxvHvX4] And, yeah, that's a nice shot...

FootballScoop Pick ‘Em: Championship Edition

It's the final weekend of the 2016 regular season, which means it's the final week for FootballScoop Pick 'Em. Which means it's time for Doug to take home another FootballScoop Pick 'Em championship. With one week to play and a 5-game lead, Doug has clinched...

Scott Frost: “A lot of coaches are in a hurry to take the next step…”

Once word broke that Mark Helfrich would not return at Oregon, it didn't take long for some folks to bring up first-year UCF head coach Scott Frost's name as a potentially interested replacement. It didn't take long for Frost to come out and publicly state...

Friday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: The Piesman Trophy finalists have been announced https://twitter.com/piesmantrophy/status/804377909511254017 The quote of the day https://twitter.com/Sports_Greats/status/804425109230469120 Rivalries are the best https://twitter.com/11W/status/804549708043718658 Message boards still provide some comedy relief https://twitter.com/jbook37/status/804525416408940544 This is good stuff https://twitter.com/AllistairMcCaw/status/804643008733990916 Excellent note https://twitter.com/ZBrulet/status/804377123892920320 Good note on The Pain of Commitment from Michigan State's Ken Mannie, who was our FootballScoop Strength...

Video of the Day – The Journey to Bedlam

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https://youtu.be/FnFOzAIdZ7U Video of the Day Friday December 2, 2016 The Journey to Bedlam

Indiana names Tom Allen its full-time head coach

Indiana AD Fred Glass held a press conference Thursday night to discuss Indiana's abrupt coaching change, and Glass explained that Wilson's departure was a mutual decision that ended in the coach's resignation. Glass and Wilson held a series of meetings over a span of weeks,...

Sources: Kevin Wilson to step down at Indiana

Kevin Wilson will step down as the head coach at Indiana, sources told FootballScoop Thursday. Sources tell FootballScoop the decision is related to things other than wins and losses which will be elaborated on later today. Wilson signed a 6-year extension in January that nearly doubled...

Three HS coaches explain why a lack of a youth program has helped propel them to the state title game

Three teams from the same conference in Ohio are playing for state titles this weekend. No other conference in the football crazy state of Ohio has ever done that before, according to the Dayton Daily News, and this is the Midwest Athletic Conference's THIRD...