The Denver mayor didn’t know how to say Jim McElwain’s name, and he wasn’t happy about it

Colorado State opened its season on Friday night with an authoritative 31-17 defeat of in-state rival Colorado before a national television audience and 63,363 fans at Denver's Sports Authority Field. The Rams came two yards short of doubling Colorado's rushing output (266 to 134)...

Jeff Tedford may miss the Bucs’ opener on Sunday

Coaches aren't normally listed on injury reports, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers may warrant an exception. First-year offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford is questionable for Sunday's opener versus Carolina. The former Cal head coach was hospitalized last week after an undisclosed surgical procedure, according to...

Comparing AP Top 25 to FootballScoop’s Top 25

Preseason rankings are meaningless, and Week 1 rankings are only slightly less meaningless. Especially in the age of the College Football Playoff and its 13 wise sages on the selection committee, where one and only one poll truly matters. Regardless, the United States Constitution...

New study concludes that coaches are not overpaid: “Compare them to public company CEOs”

An interesting piece yesterday by the New York Times took a look at a new study by researchers at Vanderbilt. The study dug up 947 coaching contracts from 2005 to 2013 and compared them to CEO's at public companies and they concluded that, contrary to...

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...