USC Captain saves drowning cousin

Senior corner Josh Shaw was named a team captain at USC Saturday night. Later that same night, while attending a family social function, Shaw, while on a second floor balcony, noticed that his seven year old nephew who can not swim was in distress...

Three and Out: Giant Spurrier, an interesting study, and Herbie’s travel theories

Scott and Doug are out this afternoon, which means we have our very first All-Zach edition of Three and Out. I: All HAIL BASED SPURRIER. Upon seeing an 85-foot version of the Head Ball Coach, I immediately wanted to do my own version of...

Seventy-three FBS programs have altered their uniforms for this season

One-hundred twenty-eight Football Bowl Subdivision programs will take the field in the coming days to kick off their 2014 seasons. Seventy-three of them will do so wearing different uniforms than the ones they trotted off the field in for the final time in the...

Auburn’s 2014 hype video focuses on being 13 seconds better

Last year Auburn was literally 13 seconds away from being crowned national champions. All off season everyone that touches the program has focused on being 13 seconds better in everything they do. That has carried over to their 2014 hype video. Kickoff week is...

Our take on the best games of the weekend

At FootballScoop we're as excited as everyone else that football season is here. Have a listen below as Zach and I discuss every game involving a team in the Top 25, plus a few more games that command attention.  Our conversation begins with Wednesday...

How to get two days’ worth of reps in 10 minutes

The future of quarterback coaching does not involve footballs, pads, lifting weights, or even stepping on the field.  As Paul Myerberg of USA Today details, Arizona-based Axon Sports may have developed the next must-have tool in coaching. Observed at this summer's Elite 11 camp...

Vanderbilt put a lot of thought and creative design into their new facility upgrades

While deciding on graphics and other upgrades around the facility, Derek Mason, the Vanderbilt staff, and DFO Jason Grooms decided on a few central themes that they wanted portrayed throughout the facility. "The creative design and art work around our facility centers around two...

Penn’s reaction to their gun metal gray unis is absolutely epic

Penn's new uniform combinations, the gun metal gray ones in particular, sent the team meeting room into an absolute frenzy when they were recently revealed to the team. Running backs coach Steven Downs notes that the new game day uniform selection put them among...

This new NFL on FOX commercial is nuts

Fox has long been the wacky cousin of the four major broadcast networks, an image it plays up in its promotional vehicles. Sometimes it works, sometimes it blows up in their face.  This time around, Joe Buck and Troy Aikman promote their network's NFL...