#BeTheChange – A call to arms, and challenge, for the entire coaching community

I want to issue a challenge, or call to arms, to the coaching community in the wake of some recent tragic events. As coaches, we're charged with using sports as a vehicle to teach life lessons, and we're blessed with the opportunity to see people...

The ten things you must do to coach or play for Gus Malzahn

Everyone knows the story by now. Gus Malzahn is the Chosen One, the high school coach who made it big. From tiny, downtrodden Hughes High School in far eastern Arkansas to, now, a $50 million man at Auburn. Malzahn told that story to a gathering...

Coaching staff update: Ohio State

Here's a quick look at where the Ohio State coaching staff stands as of Thursday, Jan. 18. But first, a quick glance at how the Buckeyes finished in 2017. 2017 Result 12-2 overall, 1st place in the Big Ten (8-1), beat Wisconsin in Big Ten title game...

Coaching staff update: LSU

Here's a quick look at where the LSU coaching staff stands as of Thursday, Jan. 18. But first, a quick glance at how the Tigers finished in 2017. 2017 Result 9-4 overall, third place in the SEC West (6-2), lost to Notre Dame in the Citrus Bowl. 2017...

Nick Saban and Bill Belichick once met for a small, secret coaching clinic involving just the two of them

Sports Illustrated released a great article today on an under-the-radar meeting that took place between Bill Belichick and Nick Saban earlier in their coaching careers, over 25 years ago. Saban and Belichick did simply what a lot of other other coaches continue to do to...

It sounds like the new redshirt rule is going to pass

AFCA executive director Todd Berry laid out the organization's legislative agenda in a press conference to close the convention last week, and over the hour-long session Berry saved his strongest stance for his campaign to change the redshirt rule. The new rule would allow players...

Coaching staff update: Texas Tech

Here's a quick look at where the Texas Tech coaching staff stands as of Thursday, Jan. 18. But first, a quick glance at how the Red Raiders finished in 2017. 2017 Result 6-7 overall, eighth place in the Big 12 (3-6), lost to South Florida in the...

Thursday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: Cool little 1 on 1 competition idea https://twitter.com/CDSFactory/status/953779251802722305 The quote of the day https://twitter.com/stevenfurtick/status/953631502570610689 An interesting quote via Herm https://twitter.com/HermEdwards/status/953956060536086528 Amazon narrows the list of potential new HQ locations from 238 to 20 https://twitter.com/amazonnews/status/953992027611344896 Interesting recruiting tip from Mike Norvell https://twitter.com/BrennanMarion4/status/953758485912719360 Considering current events, this article seems worth sharing https://twitter.com/BrooksAD/status/953671778919993351 Cool video...

Video of the Day – Dick Vermeil’s speech at the Polynesian Bowl

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https://youtu.be/uhFkCAThhgI Video of the Day Thursday January 18, 2018 Dick Vermeil's speech at the Polynesian Bowl