Video: ‘Daring greatly’

It's hard enough to make a quality video during spring ball at the major college level when you're allowed 15 practices (most of which are in full pads), but D-III Linfield College in Oregon managed to put together the caliber of video they've become...

Further proof that academic and football success (or lack thereof) go hand in hand

Let's take a look at the win-loss progression for this FBS team from 2009 to 2012: 2009: 8-52010: 6-72011: 2-102012: 1-11 Now let's look at their APR scores for those same four seasons: 2009: 9712010: 9212011: 8812012: 831 That's a precipitous drop in both metrics. NCAA bylaw nerds will note that those...

Video: Tony Levine calls a player and his mom into his office and then…

Being told to report to the coaches office usually doesn't result in good news. When you're told to bring your mother along, the odds most certainly are no longer in your favor. That's exactly what happened to Houston walk-on junior kicker Kyle Bullard, who...

Derek Mason: ‘Football is like a carton of milk’

In his first few months as Vanderbilt's new head coach, Derek Mason has trotted out a lot of James Franklin's old talking points. And why in the world wouldn't he? They worked. Tremendously. Recruiting, sales, and life itself is all about playing to your...

An inside look at the Baylor coaching staff, through the eyes of their GA’s

It all starts with the offense. At Baylor, of course it does. The Bears' record-breaking attack is not only what spearheaded their rise from college football's basement to the penthouse, but it's the mindset that powers the entire program. Like its offense, Baylor is...

Les Miles dishes dating advice to recruit

I'll be the first one to admit that I don't follow recruiting like what seems to be the norm nowadays, but when a recruit's journey includes dating advice from the one and only Les Miles, you immediately have my attention. According to the Atlanta...

Video: An era of dominance

When it comes to high quality high school football in the state of Michigan, one program whose name is known across the board is Lowell high school. Lowell is well known not only for their success (state titles in 2002, 2004 and 2009), but...

8 + 1 = 4: The SEC’s big bet for 2016 and beyond

What's your opinion of Alabama's 2013 team? Your answer will determine whether or not you agree with the SEC's new scheduling format. On Sunday night, the SEC announced it will retain its 6-1-1 scheduling format - where a team plays each of its six...