Georgia Southern debuts new “Traditions” alternate uniform

Georgia Southern has college football's most basic uniform, so seeing the Eagles break out their new "Traditions" uniforms are ultra-shocking. Like, your grandmother sending you a Snapchat of her new Segway type level shocking. Fittingly, the new "Traditions" kits honor Georgia Southern's many traditions. GATA ("Get After...

Tony Sparano’s first move as Raiders interim head coach? Bury a football

Fresh into his stint as interim head coach of the Oakland Raiders, Tony Sparano pulled a move right out of the coaches' motivational playbook. He buried a football that represented the club's first four games - all losses - and led to the dismissal of...

Saturday will forever live in Mississippi history – literally

The events of Saturday, October 4, 2014, will live in the annals of Mississippi history forever. That isn't lazy cliche, it's true. Governor Phil Bryant has issued a proclamation declaring Saturday as Football Celebration Saturday in the state of Mississippi.   Beating Alabama and Texas A&M was...

What Troy should have in mind in looking for its next coach

Before we can discuss what Troy is and what the program needs in the wake of program patriarch Larry Blakeney's retirement, first we must recognize what the program is not. First, it's not a program with unlimited resources. Blakeney made $505,000 a year. His nine assistants...

Video: Rutgers had an emotional military reunion during the Michigan game

Military reunions at college football games are one of the few trends in sports that I feel like will never get old. This weekend, as Rutgers hosted Michigan, one of those emotional military reunions took place. Like I said, this never gets old. The moment never...

Photos: Northwestern will go gothic for Homecoming vs. Nebraska

Well, this is one we haven't seen before. Northwestern will break out gothic-style uniforms for their Homecoming date with Nebraska on Oct. 18.   This isn't just going gothic for gothic's sake, instead giving a nod to the gothic architecture on campus. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXxYdWPysWY&w=680&h=380] I have to say I...

North Carolina player gets catfished, commits to Florida without an offer

Friday afternoon in Rocky Mount, N.C., Nash Central High School Houhsun Gaines committed to Florida. At that exact moment, Florida coaches were 35,000 feet above the Southeast en route to Knoxville, completely unaware of his announcement. Gaines, it appears, had been catfished. Manti Te'o's cautionary tale...

Watch Texas A&M react to the “icy” uni combination they wore Saturday

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TFsIhPi88c] You've seen Texas A&M's "icy" uniform combination that they wore in their loss to Mississippi State by now, but what you haven't seen is their initial reaction to the new alternate helmets and uniforms. Depending on the camera angle that caught the lids during the game, it...

The Twitter 12 pack of things I didn’t expect to see in Week 6

With all the exciting upsets from Saturday, there were plenty of things I didn't expect to see this weekend. Beyond just the scores, here's what surprised me the most. 1) Marshall's strength of schedule may not be the greatest, but no one can deny that...