It’ll be North Dakota State vs. Illinois State for the FCS National Championship

The FCS National Championship will be an all-Missouri Valley affair. North Dakota State punched the first ticket Friday night with a 35-3 win over Sam Houston State, taking a 7-3 halftime lead and exploding from there. The Bison will play for their fourth straight national...

Wisconsin-Whitewater wins yet another Division III national title

They did it again. Wisconsin-Whitewater dethroned juggernaut for the second year in a row and sixth time in eight seasons to claim yet another Division III national championship on Friday night. Mount Union is good every year, but this year's squad seemed a cut above even...

Southern Oregon wins its first NAIA national championship

Southern Oregon traveled across the continent and is coming home with its first national championship. The Raiders topped Marian (Ind.) 55-31 in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Saturday. "We fulfilled a dream because the players bought in," Southern Oregon coach Craig Howard told the Associated Press....

Kevin McGiven – 2014 Quarterbacks Coach of the Year

  Kevin McGiven - Utah State University   FootballScoop is proud to announce that Kevin McGiven (Utah State) is the 2014 FootballScoop Quarterbacks Coach of the Year presented by ProGrass. Many quarterbacks coaches prepare their entire room to play, but in the end only one guy actually does. In...

What coaching staffs were the best and worst values of 2014?

Steve Berkowitz, the same man who put together the USA Today head coach and assistant coach salary database, came out with a chart recently detailing which coaching staffs were the best value of the 2014 season. The formula took into account the annual salary of...

Video: Frank Caliendo does ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ in an ESPN medley

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1p9J2jMqQY] This is pretty good. Not as good as our 'Twas the Night Before Playoff, but still pretty good. Merry Christmas, everybody. (HT Awful Announcing)

Craig Kuligowski – 2014 Defensive Line Coach of the Year

  Craig Kuligowski - University of Missouri   FootballScoop is proud to announce that Craig Kuligowski (Missouri) is the 2014 FootballScoop Defensive Line Coach of the Year presented by ProGrass. In 2013, Missouri placed defensive ends two defensive ends on the All-SEC first team - with one end earning consensus All-America status. In...

NAIA title game video: “Being realistic is the most traveled road to mediocrity”

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b99Ibmsrf8Q] Southern Oregon (NAIA) faces off against Marian (NAIA - IN) in the national title game later today, and this hype video should give them a little extra juice on the field. Southern Oregon was our winner of the 2013 non-FBS Video of the Year,...

Urban: “You can’t tell players ‘We have 18 practices,’ you have to compartmentalize it”

Urban Meyer's second year at Florida culminated in a 13-1 season, complete with an SEC title game victory over Arkansas, which propelled them to a national title game appearance against #1 Ohio State. During the prep period for that game, Urban's former Notre Dame boss Lou...