This Mississippi chess teacher should be every football coach’s role model

Franklin County, Mississippi, is about as Mississippi as it gets. Tucked in the southwest corner of the state, Franklin County counts 8,000 people and two stop lights among its residents. It's also one of the nation's fastest growing hotbeds for youth chess players. 60 Minutes had an...

Why a successful football program benefits a university in ways money can’t buy

It's a good time for Temple football. In fact, it's a better time to be an Owl than it's been in decades -- perhaps ever. Over the past two seasons, the Owls have played a home-and-home with Penn State, hosted a nationally-televised primetime game...

Coach explains why so many kids quit sports today: “You’ve got to work while you wait”

Continuing on the off season trend of coaches outside the football landscape sharing knowledge that can benefit the entire coaching profession, Louisiana Lafayette head coach Tony Robichaux dished some great stuff last night worth passing along while answering a question about one of his...

Wednesday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood flowing: This story is amazing... https://twitter.com/emmaspan/status/846388179066347520 The swat to end all swats https://twitter.com/SportsCenter/status/846933563899609088 "Quit trying to find the easy button!" https://twitter.com/DLineVids/status/846929882659536897 Uhhh...what? https://twitter.com/OhPoorPup/status/846766795960696832 Amen! https://twitter.com/4Warinner/status/846900871229140992 This is shameful... https://twitter.com/JordanHeckFF/status/846797616943910912 ...I laughed https://twitter.com/SInow/status/846508400045424640 The quote of the day https://twitter.com/ethanmiller_20/status/846811819100528646 100 beer options at a baseball game? A beer lovers dream https://twitter.com/darrenrovell/status/847074619567853570   The best from yesterday: http://footballscoop.com/news/michigans-pro-day-video-real/ http://footballscoop.com/news/nfl-approves-number-new-rules-2017/ http://footballscoop.com/news/well-certainly-interesting/ http://footballscoop.com/news/study-shows-girls-suffer-concussions-boys-high-school-sports/ http://footballscoop.com/news/college-head-coach-shares-wishes-kids-knew-recruiting-process/ http://footballscoop.com/news/tuesdays-one-minute-warm-41-41/

Michigan’s Pro Day video is the real

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I can't claim to have watched everyone's Pro Day video; but can affirmatively state this one right here is the real. Kudos to Michigan for upping their video game. As Coach Harbaugh would say, "Grab yourself a big ol'glass of ice cold whole milk and hit...

NFL approves a number of new rules for 2017

The top item of business at the NFL owners' meetings is not nearly entertaining as yesterday's major agenda item but will impact the product we consume on Sundays much more. New playing rules for 2017 approved today were: - Banning "leapers" on field goal and extra point...

Well, this should certainly be interesting….

As if LSU games weren't already drunk enough, soon Tigers fans may have the opportunity to purchase beer inside Tiger Stadium. According to the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, LSU is pursuing installing a beer garden inside Death Valley -- though nothing is finalized to this...

Study shows girls suffer more concussions than boys in high school sports

Girls suffer more concussions than boys when competing in high school sports and girls' soccer in particular is the most dangerous sport for head trauma, according to a newly-released study. In a study released by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, three researchers studied data...

A college head coach shares what he wishes kids knew about the recruiting process

We recently ran an article canvassing college coaches for the 12 biggest red flags they've come across in the recruiting process. Let's add one more piece of testimony to the list. Here's what ASA College Brooklyn head coach Joe Osevet said when asked for the one...
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