Miami tops the list of the top 13 hometowns of NFL players

While the top one is unlikely to surprise most people, NFL / New England Beat writer Ben Volin of the Boston Globe has done some research and uncovered the top 13 hometowns of NFL players and Miami, FL tops the list by a wide margin. Home...

Texas Tech makes a change at defensive coordinator

Texas Tech has made a change at defensive coordinator, as Matt Wallerstedt is out and co-defensive coordinator/outside linebackers coach Mike Smith has been promoted to defensive coordinator. A formal announcement should be made later today. Update: The school announced the move at 3:58 p.m. CT. The...

Why Auburn-Kansas State is the perfect Thursday night football game

A year ago, we wrote a list of the 10 best Thursday night games in college football history. Three of them involved an underdog upsetting a Top 5-ranked national title hopeful, and three more involved a top 10 team holding off an irascible challenger. Tonight's...

The ball boys from Auburn and Florida State get broken down by Sports Science

Sports Science has a way of making science appealing to everyone, regardless of your interest in science as a subject in school. There is no limit to the lengths they'll go to analyze any section of the sports we know and love. They'll even break down ball...

What’s your Week 4 upset pick? The FootballScoop staff weighs in

It's not a banner week for picking upsets. Seriously, look at the schedule and tell us what games you see going the other way (beside these three, of course). With that said, it's a near guarantee this week will be packed with out-of-nowhere upsets...

Is SMU sitting on some chrome helmets for next weekend?

It's been a rough few weeks for the SMU program. June Jones resigned during their bye week after being outscored 88-6 by North Texas and Baylor in his first two games of the year, and defensive coordinator Tom Mason got the call up to interim...

Take an inside look at Texas A&M’s players lounge

The list of things you'll find in Texas A&M's players lounge reads more like an adult Chuck E. Cheese, or Dave and Busters than it does a lounging area for college athletes. The new lounge includes; - Sweet wall graphics - 2 Xbox One's and 2 PS4's with...

Video of the Day – “Get Ready” Cal vs. Arizona

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Arizona HS coach fired for post-game prayers

Catalina Foothills High School has replaced its freshmen football coach, and the reason why is a source of high controversy. Like many school districts across the country, Catalina Foothills School District bans school employees from leading organized prayers. The district says Gary Weiss did just...