SEC announces 2015 schedule

In a heavy news day for the conference, the SEC announced its 2015 schedule on Tuesday night. Unlike this season, conference play will not begin in Week 1 - the much-hyped debut of the SEC Network had a lot to do with that - which...

“Just because you put up some cement and some bigger stands, that doesn’t make it easy.”

From the moment he arrived at North Texas in November 2010, Dan McCarney has brought legitimacy to North Texas. The new stadium helped, but North Texas was going to be a winner because he said it would happen. And through not much else than...

Mike Slive will step down as SEC commissioner this summer

SEC commissioner Mike Slive will step down after 13 years at the end of this academic year - July 31, 2015, to be exact - the league announced today. Slive also revealed he is undergoing treatment for a recurrence of prostate cancer, which first...

Midseason update: Sun Belt and MAC

It's that time of year. In a 15-week season, we are now squarely at the midpoint of the 2014 college football season, halfway between the seventh and eighth Saturdays. We're also to the point where midweek football is here to fill the void between Monday and...

Videos: The best lateral plays in football history

  Yesterday we posted a video from an FCS game between Sacramento State and Northern Colorado where a blocked extra point turned into one of the most ridiculous plays of all time. It's unreal. Here's a look at that clip again. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6d_Fm_NWxo] Shortly after posting that, we got...

Photos: Oregon will wear 1994 throwbacks vs. Washington on Saturday

It's not often you see a team troll its rival through a simple uniform choice, but that's what Oregon is doing Saturday. The Ducks are hosting Washington on Saturday, 20 years after "The Pick", an interception by Kenny Wheaton that helped the Ducks beat their...

Larry Fedora is prepared to start a little slow against Georgia Tech. Here’s why

While preparing for a triple option team over the course of one week, you can bet some serious coin on one thing; getting your scout team to replicate an efficient triple option attack is going to be nearly impossible. Larry Fedora, now in his third...

Video: Navy sets the bar with episode 4 of The Brotherhood

[vimeo 107094341 w=685 h=385] Navy has outdone themselves once again with their latest installment of their hit series "The Brotherhood". There are a lot of really good, brief nuggets in this one. My personal favorite is in the locker room after the game when one player...

Ranking the top 10 teams according to how much they spend on football

The Wall Street Journal took an interesting look at how the current top 10 teams in the country rank according to how much money the football program spends. After seven weeks, it's pretty clear that the money spent doesn't mean a thing when it comes...