A brain scientist explains why he’s letting his son play football

There's a common strain of thought out there that football is dying. And that thought is based on one assumption: Following the (horrifying) stories of former NFL players shooting themselves in the chest to preserve their brain for posthumous study, and subsequent studies that...

The FootballScoop Scheme Vault

As a play caller at the high school level, I'm glued to the TV every Saturday flipping from channel to channel looking for a new scheme, formation, or wrinkle that may give us an advantage against our opponent the coming week. Over the last...

Report: Learfield, IMG Sports to merge

Marketing and multimedia giants Learfield Sports and IMG Sports are planning to merge, according to a report from Michael Smith and John Ourand of Sports Business Journal. SBJ reports that the venture will be a 50-50 split between the two companies and be run by...

Five college players face felony charges following hazing incident

Five Wheaton College players have been charged with felonies following a March 2016 hazing incident gone horribly wrong. The players face charges of aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint after an episode that reportedly left a freshman teammate duct taped with his pants...

“Once your commitment is bigger than your feelings, that’s when you get results.”

Since taking over the Ole Miss baseball program in 2000, head coach Mike Bianco has built one of the premier college baseball programs in the country, leading the team to 13 postseason appearances in 15 seasons, five Super Regional appearances the last 11 years,...

Tuesday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: #ScholarshipAlert from all different sports https://twitter.com/NCAA/status/909882523840335874 This is so true https://twitter.com/Deestroying/status/909522380090994691 The quote of the day https://twitter.com/RandyEdsall/status/910053827205791744 Amen! https://twitter.com/stevenfurtick/status/909914997165355010 WHAT!!!??? https://twitter.com/bustedcoverage/status/909813765872463875 That should be interesting https://twitter.com/RedditCFB/status/909958557981962240 These actually aren't too bad looking... https://twitter.com/NickDePaula/status/909931141825650688 Well alright then... https://twitter.com/CedGolden/status/909831445190918144 Really cool idea. Check out those laces on the ball https://twitter.com/PrincetonISD/status/909911660495884288 Never saw this coming! https://twitter.com/NPDMattPowell/status/909841685852561408 Harbaugh's go-to late night snack? https://twitter.com/chengelis/status/909920036940386305 Just in case...

Video of the Day – Sights and Sounds from Texas Tech vs. Arizona State

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https://youtu.be/H8nEGSYohGY Video of the Day Tuesday September 19, 2017 Sights and sounds from Texas Tech vs. Arizona State

Win there and you can shave my head!

Minnesota State Mankato head coach Todd Hoffner challenged his players this offseason, if they were to travel to Duluth and leave there 3-0, his squad could shave his hair. "Had a little challenge for them, if they were fortunate enough to win. We expect to...

Mike Gundy thinks Mike Yurcich has become too good for him to hide any longer

I wrote Saturday night about Oklahoma State's offense and how the Cowboys are handling an unimpressive schedule as impressively as possible. For some context to those numbers, consider that Oklahoma State ranks: 3rd in total offense (607 yards per game) 3rd in yards per...