6 signs you’re in the coaching profession for all the right reasons

The coaching profession is full of quality people, the majority of which decide to pursue coaching not to get rich, or with a vision to lead an FBS program to a national championship one day, but who have their sights set on things a...

A state champion high school coach could be on the verge of losing his job due to school board politics

After years on the brink, DeSoto High School finally broke through and won its first Texas high school football state championship last season. One might think that might lead head coach Todd Peterman to sign a lifetime contract extension. One would be wrong. In a story of...

Oklahoma colleges can now sue boosters for getting them in trouble with the NCAA

In today's episode of State Lawmakers and College Sports, the Oklahoma state government has volunteered its courts to do the bidding of the NCAA and its local compliance offices. Governor Mary Fallin has signed a bill that permits lawsuits against third-parties who "trigger penalties and...

Tuesday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: Harbaugh going wild paint-balling in khakis over in Rome https://twitter.com/KyleRowland/status/856827388491124736 Penn State got their Rose Bowl and Big Ten title rings, and they're beautiful https://twitter.com/JenGroveSimmons/status/856469347153440768 Uhhhh....what? https://twitter.com/SBNation/status/856667630899347456 Cool moment here where military members are invited to attend a special taping at NFL Studios https://twitter.com/ESPNNFL/status/856616626564853760 Fairleigh Dickinsins signed twin...

Video of the Day – Jon Richt mic’d up with Miami’s quarterbacks

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https://youtu.be/6wFYGfzn7Eo Video of the Day Tuesday April 25, 2017 Jon Richt mic'd up with Miami's quarterbacks  

Willie Taggart defends workout that left Oregon players hospitalized

Willie Taggart gave an interview to Fox Sports's Stewart Mandel for a piece that published Monday. It's the type of piece every head coach taking over a fallen power does in his first months on the job -- Taggart couldn't believe how good Oregon's...

Video: Experience why Lane Kiffin’s strength coach at FAU is described as “an animated bottle of 5-hour energy”

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The first big hire a new head coach makes is who is going to head up the program's strength and conditioning efforts. So while Lane Kiffin was at Alabama, he observed a young, energetic defensive graduate assistant going around energetically headbutting Alabama defensive lineman who were...

Herb Hand has a recruiting story that goes well beyond football

Eleven years ago today, Herb Hand thought he was going to die. He didn't, obviously, but the situation was close enough to where Hand had to literally ask the question. https://twitter.com/CoachHand/status/856514307500240896 A surprise brain hemorrhage would have claimed Hand's life if not for the handiwork of...

Jay Bilas shares how social media and today’s society have changed the coaching profession

Over the weekend, I came across this quote from Jay Bilas from @CoachWithLove that is a great reminder for the entire coaching profession on how things have changed in the past few decades for coaches. Read what Bilas has to say and take it in,...