12 crazy stats

Oregon State: has not lost a fumble this year. Army: has not thrown an interception this year. Net Punting:  Florida leads the nation with 43.8 net punt average.  Boise State is dead last at 29.8 yards per net punt. Sacks: FSU has 33 on...

Go to 5 bowls in 7 years and get fired

Southern Miss offensive and defensive coordinators Rickey Bustle and Tommy West spoke recently with Patrick Magee of the Hattiesburg American. A good article looking towards the future of Southern Miss football under Ellis Johnson and his new staff.  With...

Geoff Collins explains how an off the field role helped him grow

Early on in his coaching career, newly appointed Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins thought that he knew all there was to know about defensive football. “I thought I had all the answers at (26) years old. I learned that I didn’t, but I...

Thursday TV

Football is back on tonight with some Big East and NFL action. All times are eastern. NFL: Philadelphia at Seattle - 8:20 - NFLN College: West Virginia at South Florida - 8 - ESPN High School: No games. ...

Update on Southern Miss

Last season's 12-2 record got Larry Fedora a ticket to Chapel Hill and brought change to Hattiesburg for the first time since the end of the 2007 season.  Finalists for the job included Murray State head coach Chris Hatcher, Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart,...

Jimbo Fisher offers Rod Carey some humorous Orange Bowl advice

At the conclusion of the Orange Bowl press conference, Jimbo Fisher (who has obviously brought his team to Miami before) offered some advice to Northern Illinois' Rod Carey, who is coaching in his first bowl game as a head coach. Keeping a bunch of...

Ron Roberts 1st day at Southeastern LA

Ron Roberts left his post as head coach at Delta State yesterday to become the new head coach at FCS Southeastern Louisiana.  Roberts gave a nice talk yesterday; and he summed it all up in his final 1 minute....

Former Miami (OH) assistant coaches facing tough times

A number of assistant coaches that served on Mike Haywood’s staff at Miami (OH) are still searching for new jobs. Most of the coaches were expected to follow Haywood to Pitt after helping Miami (OH) win 10 games including a convincing bowl win over...

Sneak Peek Photo: Purdue’s #Blackout helmets look sick

With Ohio State coming to town on Saturday for a noon kickoff, West Lafayette is going to be buzzing with excitement. Yesterday, the athletic department started circulating this picture of a new matte black helmet with gold railroad tracks striping the middle with a...