Study reveals that playing HS football is just as safe as band, glee club, or choir

Over the past few years we have been force-fed statistic after statistic about how dangerous football is to the brain health of our players, and participation has declined nearly everywhere across the country. While it's a given that playing in the NFL is inherently more...

At least 17 Georgia high school head coaches make $100,000 a year or more

Back in April, a report revealed that seven high school football coaches in Alabama are pulling in six-figure salaries. If you thought that was crazy, Georgia has more than twice that many coaches pulling in $100,000 or more. According to a piece in the Moultrie Observer yesterday, at least 17...

A staff fight broke out at the end of the A&M-LSU game

No. 7 LSU and No. 22 Texas A&M staged the longest and highest-scoring game in college football history on Saturday night, but the battle between Tigers and Aggies did not end when the final horn sounded. Cameras captured a fight between LSU and A&M staffers...

Video: Pat Haden tells USC players Clay Helton is their new head coach

In announcing Clay Helton as USC's full-time head coach, Trojans AD Pat Haden cited the support Helton had garnered inside the locker room as one of the reasons for giving him the permanent job. So it figures USC players would erupt when Haden told them...

12 recruiting red flags, according to college coaches across the country

Recruiting is an ultra-competitive deal among coaches to find the best players, with high character, good grades and test scores, that also "fit" the culture of their team, their roster, and campus. As recruiting continues to evolve, coaches and staffs have developed a keen sense toward...

Update on Oklahoma’s defensive coordinator search

To make a dramatic understatement: it was an eventful weekend for Lincoln Riley. Oklahoma won its fourth straight Big 12 championship on Saturday, and on Sunday secured its third College Football Playoff berth in Riley's four years in the program. With an Orange Bowl showdown...

Bill Belichick had players squatting 80% of their max and going through full padded practices Super Bowl week

On opposing sidelines for the Super Bowl you had two very different coaches. One one side was Falcons head coach Dan Quinn, who appeared in Super Bowls just a few years ago as a member of Pete Carroll's staff with the Seahawks as their defensive...

Update at Tennessee: Phillip Fulmer has his candidates

Sources tell FootballScoop Phillip Fulmer has been active working the phones and meeting with coaches he considers candidates for the position. Sources tell FootballScoop Fulmer has met (or spoken with)...or has meetings set with Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, Auburn defensive coordinator Kevin Steele, Clemson...

Where will College GameDay visit each week of the 2017 season?

We hit a milestone this week. Tuesday was May 2, meaning the first Saturday of college football action was officially four months away. We're now closer to the beginning of the 2017 season as we are to the end of the '16 campaign. With that...