Week 9 Upset Picks – The FootballScoop staff weighs in

The nature of picking upsets demands that sometimes you swing and miss. Sometimes you hit a grand slam, and other times you don't. Last week? Scott nailed Nevada over BYU. Zach missed, narrowly, on Notre Dame over Florida State. Doug? Yeah, he had Texas...

Nine for Week 9: What to watch this weekend

1. No. 1 goes on the road for the first time. Mississippi State has held leads of 34-10 over LSU, 48-17 over Texas A&M and 21-0 over Auburn. This team appears to be the dictionary-perfect example of legit. Kentucky, while undoubtedly improved over recent versions,...

Saban wrote a letter to the Alabama HS that lost their coach

★ Nick Saban is a class act. Deshler's football coach dies and Saban sends the school this letter. @TheAlabamaLogo... pic.twitter.com/5WgOBsiRin — Roll Tide #15™ (@jerrysandersRTR) October 24, 2014   Earlier this week, Deshler HS (AL) head coach Jake Linville passed away, leaving behind a wife and pair...

Another high school has canceled the remainder of its season due to hazing

Times are not changing, they have already changed. Things that were acceptable in 1970s', '80's, and even '90's are not necessarily permissible now. Not only are kids being permanently impacted by hazing incidents, coaches' careers are being cut off for extracurricular activities in no...

LSU shows you why they’re the king of hype videos with their Ole Miss trailer

[vimeo 109924847 w=685 h=385] If you're an FBS program looking to become the king of hype/highlight videos, there's one program you need to emulate in order to knock them off the throne. That program is LSU. This hype trailer for their tilt Saturday against Ole Miss crams a...

Video: “We built this town” is full of swagger

Maybe it's just my perception, but it seems like ever since Gus Malzahn has taken the reigns of the Auburn program their swagger, especially in the videos they release, is second to none. "We built this town" is no exception. This video is dripping with...

Video: A 26 year old head coach of an inner city program is documenting his journey

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ksnYTb7gq8] Being a head coach at age 26 isn't easy in any environment, much less in inner city Oakland at your alma mater. Those are the shoes that Edward Washington walks in as the head coach at Castlemont HS (Oakland, CA). On top of all that, Washington's...

Video: Learn how Stanford teaches their receivers to beat press coverage

Last season, Stanford receiver Ty Montgomery was one of only 22 players in the country to haul in double digit touchdown receptions (10). This season, even with defenses keying on him heavily, Montgomery still ranks in the top 28 nationally in receptions (43). Here, in the...

Video of the Day – Coatesville HS (PA) homecoming hype video

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y89A_iktjLs&w=685&h=385] Friday October 24, 2014 Video of the Day Coatesville HS (PA) homecoming hype video