Report: Houston will name Lane Kiffin their new head coach

Dan Wolken of USA Today tweeted this morning that Houston has decided on Lane Kiffin as their new head coach. Lance Zierlein reported earlier this morning that an announcement on Kiffin's hire could come as early as today. https://twitter.com/DanWolken/status/806843676248997889 https://twitter.com/LanceZierlein/status/806837677828042752 Wolken adds in his piece that the...

Video of the Day – Northwestern’s Pinstripe Bowl Countdown

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2q654sItmDg Video of the Day Thursday December 8, 2016 Northwestern's Pinstripe Bowl Countdown

Jay Norvell will be the head coach at Nevada

Jay Norvell will be the next head coach at Nevada, sources told FootballScoop Wednesday. Norvell recently completed his first season as wide receivers coach and offensive passing game coordinator at Arizona State. Prior to that, Norvell accumulated a long list of offensive coordinator experience at...

Introducing the new FootballScoop weekly podcast

After throwing around the idea for a while and fielding a large number of requests over the years, we are proud to announce that the FootballScoop staff is putting together a new structured, weekly podcast for your listening pleasure. Here is the link to subscribe...

USA Today releases its annual assistant coach salary database — with strength coaches

USA Today on Wednesday released its annual survey of assistant coaching salaries -- and it's already outdated. Texas A&M's John Chavis is listed as the leader at $1.558 million, only to be immediately surpassed by LSU's Dave Aranda and his new $1.8 million salary....

18 programs will continue their quest for a national title this weekend

Of course we're all aware of the four FBS teams that made the College Football Playoff, but this weekend looms huge for a number of FCS, Division II, Division III and NAIA teams with dreams of winning the national title. Below is a quick reminder...

FootballScoop announces 2016 Coach of the Year finalists — Offense

FootballScoop has proudly announced finalists for the 2016 FootballScoop Coach of the Year awards on the offensive side of the ball. Now in its ninth year, the FootballScoop Coach of the Year awards program presented by ProGrass are the only coaching awards chosen entirely by...

Oregon State outside receivers coach Brent Brennan will be the new head coach at San Jose State

FootballScoop can confirm Oregon State assistant Brent Brennan will be the new head coach at San Jose State. The Oregonian's John Canzano was first to report the news. https://twitter.com/johncanzanobft/status/806541868695592960 In Brennan, SJSU is getting a true west coast coach in every sense of the word. His previous...

Tom Herman offers visual proof dreams do come true

Tom Herman is living proof that dreams come true. A one-time graduate assistant at Texas, Herman is now the head coach of the Longhorns. On Wednesday, Herman offered proof how much that dream meant to him back in 1999 by tweeting a picture of his...