Nick Saban addresses report that Greg Sankey kept Hugh Freeze from returning to SEC

Earlier this week a report emerged that SEC commissioner Greg Sankey blocked at least five member schools from hiring former Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze. Alabama reportedly wanted Freeze to join the staff as co-offensive coordinator -- a role eventually filled by luring...

Friday’s One Minute Warm Up

To get the blood pumping: The chances of this happening going into game seven had to be insane https://twitter.com/ESPNStatsInfo/status/743683168889233408 When Steph Curry fouled out last night, he threw his mouthpiece in frustration...and it ended up hitting the son of one of the minority owners of the Cavs. https://twitter.com/WillBrinson/status/743648209306812416 This could...

Louisiana HS will kick players off the football team for kneeling during the National Anthem

It had to happen at some point, the only surprise was it took this long. Just like it's surprising Northwestern is the only college team to publicly announce a "show of unity" following the National Anthem for Saturday's game, it's not surprising that Parkway...

The best Tweets from Week 2

The second Saturday of college football season is upon us, which means it's time for us to compile the best tweets of the day. We'll be here all day and night. Arkansas’ offense: 56 points on only 20 plays. Hogs have 5 1-play...

Texas channels Game of Thrones to hype its spring game

Television phenomenon "Game of Thrones" returns Sunday night and I, for one, can not wait. How quickly will Tyrion get to Meereen? What's going on with Sansa and Littlefinger? WILL STORY LINE GET SPOILED??? Anyway, with "Game of Thrones" returning this weekend and the annual...

These are the most important statistics you can show your players

Everyone that has ever put on a helmet and shoulder pads dreams of one day playing in the NFL, but the reality is only a select few will get the opportunity. As coaches we realize that, but sometimes communicating that with players is easier...

Bruce Arians is retiring

Bruce Arians is expected to retire from his post as the Arizona Cardinals' head coach, he announced Monday. ESPN's Adam Schefter was the first to report the news. https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/status/947895238764519424 Arians went 49-30-1 in five seasons with the Arizona Cardinals, his first full-time head coaching job in...

Will Muschamp: The idea that hard work always equals success is a myth

When Will Muschamp was announced as the new head coach at South Carolina, he brought with him a focus, an edge, and a renewed energy for the Gamecock program. Almost immediately, Muschamp and his staff brought an intensity to Columbia during the off season that...

Urban Meyer, bothered by Tom Herman’s “fairy dust” comment, says the “new generation of excuses” drive him insane

Before taking the head coaching job at Houston, and then Texas, Tom Herman was the mastermind behind Urban Meyer's offense at Ohio State that led the Buckeyes to a magical season that culminated in a national title. So when Tom Herman made his comment over...