LSU to wear purple helmets vs. Mississippi State

The rumors are true. No. 5 LSU will play No. 22 Mississippi State on Saturday night (7 p.m. ET, ESPN). https://twitter.com/LSUfootball/status/1053005070919495680 Like Nebraska, LSU will wear special uniforms to honor its lost heroes of World War I. The outbreak of the Great War caused LSU to cancel...

The NBA’s G League wants to pay HS players to skip college. Could we see the same in football?

On Thursday, the NBA's G League announced, starting this summer, it will offer "Select Contracts" to elite prospects who have completed high school but are not yet eligible for the NBA Draft. The D League (or, sorry, that's "G" League, as in Gatorade, who sponsors...

FootballScoop Pick ‘Em: Week 8

We can go ahead and name Week 8 in college football Separation Saturday. The headlining games are No. 12 Oregon at No. 25 Washington State and No. 6 Michigan at No. 24 Michigan State. The former will determine who will compete with Stanford and...

Video: Texas HS coaches share advice they’d give their 18-year old selves

One of the most important aspects of being a head high school football coach is imparting wisdom and using football to teach life lessons. So when a handful of Texas high school head coaches were asked what advice they would give to their 18-year old,...

Thursday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: Someone get this guy a contract! https://twitter.com/BR_NBA/status/1052711386927661056 Truth. The quote of the day https://twitter.com/coachcodutti/status/1052875426182438912 Ohh. This is good https://twitter.com/DrinkallKWU/status/1052910930990956546 ...what the... https://twitter.com/mzanellato/status/1052631087745253376 Don't ask Bill Belichick if ANYONE is on LT's level as a pass rusher... https://twitter.com/YahooSportsNFL/status/1052618496012505088 This is CRAZY! https://twitter.com/darrenrovell/status/1052394790271295488

Multiple reports: Gus could be on his way out, but….

Earlier this week, Brandon Marcello, who works tirelessly to cover Auburn football for 247, went vocal stating that regardless of the nearly $40 million buyout that would be due, Auburn was strongly considering cutting bait on the Gus Malzahn project. https://twitter.com/finebaum/status/1052282166728638466 This morning, Jason Kirk (the...

Video of the Day – Stranger Things from Wisconsin

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https://youtu.be/idok3CJcLrU Video of the Day Thursday October 18, 2018 Stranger Things from Wisconsin

Maryland outlines timeline for conclusion of football program investigation

As the football season flies by, Maryland's board of regents appears in no hurry to wrap up its investigation into the Terps' football culture under head coach D.J. Durkin. The school announced today, Oct. 17, that its board of regents will be briefed for the...

The Jimbo Effect is already taking place at Texas A&M

Last year, the FBS time of possession rankings was a Who's Who of ball hoggers in major college football. Among the top seven, you had all three service academies, triple option mainstays Georgias Tech and Southern, plus Big Ten plodders Wisconsin and Michigan State. A...