USA Today releases list of Division I athletic department finances

USA Today, the folks behind the always-useful head coach, assistant coach and athletics director salary databases, have released their 2013-14 findings of Division I athletics department revenues. Texas again led the way with $165,691,486 in revenue (and $146,807,585 in expenses, for a cool $18,883,901...

Oregon State RB coach Chris Brasfield is ‘so fresh and so clean’

As far as fashion goes, most coaches know nothing beyond jeans or khakis and a polo or pullover, or whatever the equipment guys hand them to wear for practice or on game days. Oregon State running backs coach Chris Brasfield is not one of those...

Nebraska gives their OL their very own highlight video

Finally, we have a highlight video of just the big fellas!  Nebraska has rolled out a video highlighting their "Pipeline of Excellence" up front, complete with highlights of their hogs. Offensive line coaches everywhere are thinking; "Well, it's about damn time," and I couldn't...

After a 50 year HS playoff drought, this hype video starts a new chapter

Mona Shores high school (MI) was founded back in 1964, and over the next 50 years the football program never made an appearance in the state finals. Not a single time. The strangest thing about the playoff drought is that Mona Shores HS is...

Scoop Roundtable: Is Bo Pelini’s idea to eliminate National Signing Day a good one?

On Wednesday, Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini fronted an idea that would eliminate National Signing Day - as well as the possibility for early signing days - by in essence making every day its own signing day. Pelini wants schools to have the ability...

Bo Pelini wants to get rid of National Signing Day altogether

There's a lot of chatter about creating an early signing day for football, with August 1 or the Monday after Thanksgiving being the most commonly speculated dates. Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini wants to nix those dates, along with National Signing Day on the...

The NFL is ditching Roman numerals for Super Bowl 50

Straying from the usual tradition of using Roman numerals for the Super Bowl, something we've all become accustomed to seeing, the NFL has decided to roll with normal numbers for Super Bowl 50 in 2016. If you're wondering why, just imagine how "Super Bowl...

Michigan State AD Mark Hollis: ‘It all starts with people, not dollars’

You know about the Big Ten championship, the Rose Bowl victory and the No. 3 national finish for Michigan State football, by far the Spartans' best season in a quarter century. You also remember the run to the Elite Eight for Michigan State's men's...

Purdue is offering to put your picture on their helmet

This is interesting. Purdue is offering fans the opportunity to get their picture featured inside of the "P" logo on their helmet if you buy a VIP card by June 10th.  Unique RT @PurdueSports: Buy a VIP card by 6/10 and get a...