Friday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood moving... I don't care who you are, that's funny right there. https://twitter.com/BobHagh/status/877920282710859776 Insert eyeball emojis here. https://twitter.com/flovom/status/877981905664315394 Now I want to see an NFL offensive lineman take on a sumo wrestler. https://twitter.com/JasmineLWatkins/status/877901327317082112 Jimmy Butler got traded from the Bulls to the Timberwolves last night. His trainer had...

The “Last Chance U.” trailer has been released

"Last Chance U." returns to Netflix on July 21, and the trailer was released on Thursday. You're not going to believe this, but Season 2 looks like the stakes are higher than ever not just for the players on their last chances, but for the...

Arkansas State is going to put waterfalls in its stadium

Water attractions have been a part of major sporting venues since the Arizona Diamondbacks and their outfield pool joined Major League Baseball in the late 1990's. The Jacksonville Jaguars brought pools to football a few years ago. But each of those were used as gimmicks...

The Tom Herman Effect is real, and so is the gap between the richest Power 5 schools and everyone else

The Texas Tribune has a study out today analyzing the financials of each of the eight public FBS football programs in the state. (Which is incredible in itself when you stop and think about it: California and Florida have seven FBS programs total; Texas has eight...

Kansas is about to sink $300 million into its facilities

The worm appears to have turned at Kansas. At least that was the signal when this happened. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ZvrjFi31wk On Wednesday, Kansas AD Sheahon Zenger announced a major investment into the program's facilities, a commitment to get the Jayhawks out of the Big 12 cellar for good. “I’m...

Thursday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood moving... Not Malik Jefferson or Shane Buechele. An actual Texas longhorn. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3juHtXISlcM A future Puppy Bowl participant for sure. https://twitter.com/UCF_Football/status/877530477275500544 The Knicks decided to trade their best player.... because they're the Knicks. https://twitter.com/kylenw/status/877723711557689344 Why? https://twitter.com/ForTheWin/status/877720298891558913 Prepare thyself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=14&v=1Mlhnt0jMlg https://twitter.com/CoachMotto/status/877686340774760451 The best from yesterday... http://footballscoop.com/news/keyshawn-johnson-son-will-not-embarrass-nebraska-mike-riley-family/ http://footballscoop.com/news/this-is-why-college-football-all/ http://footballscoop.com/news/warren-sapp-wants-eliminate-tackling-youth-football-different-idea/  

This is why college football >>> all

When people talk about the "passion" of NFL fans, they use images of grown men completely covered in paint and dressed as ridiculously as possible. Like these folks. No, what those folks love is attention. True passion is voluntarily performing manual labor in the summer just...

Keyshawn Johnson to son: You will not embarrass Nebraska, Mike Riley or this family

Keyshawn Johnson, Jr., was one of the most important recruits in Mike Riley's still-young tenure at Nebraska. A 6-foot-1, 195-pound wide receiver, Johnson was one of two 4-star wideouts in the Cornhuskers' 2017 class, a key cog in the Nebraska staff's "Calibraska" effort --...

Warren Sapp wants to eliminate tackling from youth football. We have a different idea

Warren Sapp wants to eliminate tackling from middle school and youth football. The former Tampa Bay Buccaneer and Oakland Raider comes by his policy position honestly. After 13 years in the NFL, Sapp feels his brain slipping away from him. Remembering every day tasks has...