Five questions that will define the college football weekend

1. Can Mississippi State jump on Alabama early? Touchdowns scored in the first quarter in the game immediately following LSU under Nick Saban: zero, zero, zero, zero, zero, zero, and zero. All but one of those games was against Mississippi State, and the one...

“At Duke we have standards, not rules”

It's now mid-November, and the fact that Duke's football program is still a hot conversation piece for the second straight year this late in the season is impressive. If David Cutcliffe ever decides to write a book on how he managed to turn the Blue Devil...

On their own 31, Cal dials up the strangest fake punt of 2014

Down 28-2 with over seven minutes in the first half remaining, Cal attempted to swing the momentum in their direction with a fake punt call on their own 41 yard line. Everything looked normal, until the snap got to the punter's hands, then things started...

Video of the Day – Boise State RISE UP Blackout

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFI6fUHq_bY&w=685&h=385] Video of the Day Friday November 14, 2014 Boise State RISE UP Blackout

4th and 2 at your own 33, two minutes to play, and you call the option?

Cincinnati is not an option football team. However, that did not stop them from calling an option play in one of the most critical junctures of the season on Thursday night. Leading East Carolina 45-40 with just over two minutes to play, the Bearcats faced...

Hey Twitter, Tommy Tuberville hears you loud and clear

When I saw this tweet from Cincinnati broadcast personality Tom Gelehrter earlier today, I thought to myself 'How funny would it be if Tubs actually stormed out of the tunnel with that on in place of his coaching gear?" I fully expect to see my guy...

FootballScoop Guarantee: Your practice yesterday wasn’t as tough as this

This picture, taken last night, is from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology's Wednesday night practice. As far as we know, it was not doctored or altered in any way. @FootballScoop South Dakota School of Mines and Technology afternoon practice. #Hardrockerfootball pic.twitter.com/U1Zmg3NzsV — Hardrocker (@HardrockerFB) November...

Petersen and Dykes talk about the biggest transitions to the Pac-12

On the surface, Sonny Dykes and Chris Petersen have quite a bit in common. Both were extremely successful during their last coaching stop, and both made the jump from the smaller pond to the Pac-12. While Dykes has one more season under his belt than Petersen,...

Week 12 Upset Picks – The FootballScoop Staff weighs in

Last week was our best of the year, hitting two of our three upset picks. Doug nailed Baylor over Oklahoma and Zach hit Ohio State over Michigan State, while the B.C. Dudes didn't come through for Scott against Louisville. This season: Scott (4-7), Doug (5-6),...