A former high school teacher makes a case for why football is the “best taught subject in American high schools”

Last night, while scrolling through Twitter before heading to bed, I came across this tweet, and it may be the best quote about high school football I have ever seen. https://twitter.com/COACHISTVAN/status/739620631336132608?s=09 That right there may be the realest quote on football of all time...and it comes...

Saban: “Young people have the illusion of choices. But if you want to be good, you have no choices”

This past off season has been littered with some bad-news landmines off the field for Nick Saban and the Alabama program. Over the past few weeks, three players have been arrested on charges ranging from domestic violence, to drunk driving and drug possession. Over the weekend,...

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...

Coaching Carousel Nuclear Winter

With a dozen openings already on the books still a week and a half ahead of Thanksgiving, the potential is there for this to be one of the most active coaching markets in recent memory. Being that coaching markets is our forte, we thought...

TEDx Talk: “Why we need high school football”

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TED talks have tackled a number of important issues ranging from "Why we do what we do" with Tony Robbins, to topics like why looks aren't everything presented by model Cameron Russell and how to speak so that people want to listen. They've tackled...

Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill is retiring, citing health reasons

After four and a half seasons in Minnesota, Jerry Kill has decided to retire and hang up his whistle, citing health reasons. Minnesota has officially announced the move. Coach Kill announced today that he is retiring effective immediately due to health reasons. Tracy Claeys has been named...

8 things that college coaches want HS recruits who are serious about playing college football to understand

Going from high school football player to college football player is quite the transition for a teenager, and then you throw in being away from your family and friends for the first time and all the newfound responsibility that comes with being on your...

Scott Shafer has been dismissed at Syracuse

Scott Shafer has been dismissed as the head coach at Syracuse, the school announced Monday morning. Saturday night, sources told us that Syracuse staff members did not believe they would return next season, and we reported it Sunday morning. Shafer was 13-23 in three seasons leading the Orange,...

Nike, Adidas or Under Armour: Who wears what in FBS?

With Thursday's news that Cincinnati is leaving Adidas and Michigan is considering doing the same, we figured it was a good time to update and expand last year's list of who wears what in the Football Bowl Subdivision. Not much movement has taken place since...