Meet college football’s unlikeliest player: 39-year-old DT Andy Staten

There's something unusual about Culver-Stockton College (NAIA - MO) defensive tackle. He stands at 6-foot-5 and weighs 295 pounds. He wakes every morning with tremendous back pain. He has two child support payments. And he turns 40 years old later this month. Andy Staten...

Mack Brown’s North Carolina home burned down last week

Mack Brown maintained a residence in Linville, North Carolina throughout his 16 years as Texas head coach and had, understandably, increased his time there after stepping down from his post in January. Brown's wife, Sally, is a North Carolina native. In fact, the Browns...

This Gigapixel is a cool way to engage your fan base and build social media buzz

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So, this is pretty cool.  Fans looking to remember and share their experience from Mississippi State's 49-0 thrashing of Southern Miss on Saturday now have the opportunity through an interactive Gigapixel taken at midfield of Davis Wade Stadium. Fans can tag themselves and their...

Someone added the Game of Thrones theme to a Big Ten commercial. The result is outstanding

The Big Ten has a new commercial out, and if you live in the Midwest, you're likely going to be seeing this more times than you can count over the next few months as football season stretches into basketball season. However, once you see...

College football has its first hashtag on a helmet, courtesy of a D-III program

Before the NCAA came in and ruined the fun, Twitter hashtags were popping up on football fields; starting with Mississippi State's #HailState in the end zones back in 2011, followed by Michigan's #GoBlue during their Spring game a few years ago. However, helmets have...

Video of the Day – SloMo Saturdays: Notre Dame vs Rice

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College football’s Week 2 schedule is downright terrible

There are some great games on tap for Week 2 of the 2014 college football season. A fascinating Michigan State at Oregon game. Michigan at Notre Dame for the final time until God knows when. A spirited USC at Stanford game. A fun Virginia...

Charlie Strong: “Adversity is going to hit. The challenge is to bounce back.”

 The media gathered Monday morning in Austin awaiting word on the status of injured center Dominic Espinosa. Head coach Charlie Strong confirmed Espinosa, a fifth-year senior with 40 starts to his credit, indeed fractured his ankle and will miss the rest of the season....

Video: WVU took clips of the media doubters and used it in their pregame motivation for the Alabama game

Look at some of West Virginia's biggest games in their recent history, and you'll notice a common theme; they're almost always considered underdogs. That theme continued in the season opener this past Saturday when the Mountaineers, coming off a disappointing 4-8 season, faced off...