No, Bob Stoops didn’t leave OU to go coach the Chicago Bears

Before the ink was dry on Bob Stoops's retirement announcement, there were some people out there who just knew Stoops wasn't done and not only that -- they knew where he was going to coach again. He was waiting out an NFL job. Or Tennessee. Or...

Video: High school defender pulls off the impossible on kneel down play

Normally, when a team comes out in what all coaches commonly refer to as the "victory formation," 99% of people recognize that the game is over and the few snaps are a mere formality. However, a high schooler in California managed to pull off the...

Video: Eastern Michigan is getting some serious facility upgrades with their “Championship Building Plan”

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When you take a look and listen to interim AD Christian Spears, head football coach Chris Creighton, and others talk about the new "Championship Building Plan" that was rolled out in Ypsilanti this week to improve the facilities for football and other student athletes,...

Friday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: Hawaii having some fun lighting each other up on their off day https://twitter.com/CoachYoro/status/834992573236178944 Why would you NOT sign up for this? https://twitter.com/darrenrovell/status/834954631918804992 Charles Oakley gets banned for life at Madison Square Garden, so Cavs owner Dan Gilbert had him sit courtside in Cleveland for...

Re-ranking the longest FBS coaching tenures from 1-to-130: 2018 edition

With the Indianapolis Colts' second head coach now in place, the head coaching carousel at the NFL and FBS levels for the 2017-18 cycle is now complete. Key phrase: For now. Two jobs changed hands at the FBS level from the time I published...

The most interesting two point conversion of the weekend

I'd argue that Notre Dame's attempted two point play to tie Clemson was the most pivotal two point play of the weekend; but the one you're about to see is perhaps the most interesting conversion. Rowan had just taken the lead on Christopher Newport when...

Pat Fitzgerald suggests two Twitter hashtags for critics everywhere to criticize him

Being a head coach at any level, especially among FBS coaches, draws more than its fair share of criticism But as a head coach, you'd rather have that criticism directed at your, rather than at your players. While at Big Ten Media Day last week,...

Tom Herman promises “the hardest training camp in the history of college football.”

Tom Herman was hired away from Ohio State to replace Tony Levine, who was fired after posting a 21-17 overall record and a 15-10 mark in 2013 and 2014. That isn't normal for the coaching business. But as the largest university in the largest city...

A creative idea to get more recruits in today’s technology age on your campus for games

A number of years ago I had the opportunity to coach at the small college level. At the Division III and NAIA level especially, recruiting can be just as much (if not more) of an admissions-driven process as an athletics-driven one. That's not the...