What’s the best bet of Week 2? The FootballScoop staff weighs in

Each week this season we will forecast what we believe is the best bet of the week. Take our advice at your own peril.  LAST WEEK: Zach (1-0) SMU -33 over Baylor, Scott (0-1) Rice +21 to cover vs. Notre Dame, Doug (0-1) Appalachian...

DII Texas A&M Commerce opens its season with a record-breaking 98 points

Let's start this off by admitting this was not a fair fight. Texas A&M-Commerce is in the Lone Star Conference of Division II. East Texas Baptist is a member of Division III's American Southwest Conference. Beyond that, A&M-Commerce is one of Division II's most...

Tusculum’s (D-II) defense set an NCAA record last night by allowing -100 yards of total offense

The Tusculum College defense put together a performance last night that would make both Kirby Smart and Pat Narduzzi jealous. Against The College of Faith, Tusculum allowed -100 yards of total offense, and -124 yards rushing, both of which are single game NCAA records....

Watch Erin Andrews and your favorite NFL players read mean tweets about themselves

With the NFL regular season getting started last night with the Packers-Seahawks game, Jimmy Kimmel decided to do his celebrities reading mean tweets installment with NFL personalities. Excellent idea. The best one in the entire clip has to be Michael Strahan's. Even he couldn't...

Video of the Day – Louisville’s stadium intro

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Tennessee has opened a full on sports grill in the facility

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhJgBkDzGi8?rel=0&w=640&h=360] Described as part training table and part sports-themed restaurant, Tennessee has opened Smokey's Sports Grill located within their Anderson Training Center. Per Tennessee, "The decor in Smokey's is that of a modern sports grill, with a glass and brick theme throughout and...

Photos: Check out The Horseshoe’s new tunnel

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Ohio State's famed Horseshoe had just about everything - including fans that can stand during games! - a major college football stadium needs. More than 100,000 seats. A cool nickname. Properly lubricated fans. What it did not have is a cool tunnel. Rest assured,...

Got 250 grand to spare? If so, UCLA is willing to name a lobby after you

UCLA football is on a roll. The Bruins are coming off a successful season, and they are everyone's trendy College Football Playoff pick in this young season. The iron is hot, and the UCLA athletics department is striking that thing repeatedly.  UCLA's fundraising arm...

How one group of researchers are building the world’s smartest football

They say football is a game of inches and, of course, the ultra-vague "they" are never wrong. So what does it mean when researchers find that way-more-art-than-science practice of a referee manually spotting the ball with an accompanying chain gang has a margin of...