The FootballScoop (way too early) Top 25 – week 2

Well, my friends, our eyes have now seen two weeks of football. Some has been excellent, some has not.  This year we plan to offer up a FootballScoop Top 25 each week. We'll give you our insight and opinions and we'll see where this...

A couple Pac-12 coaches are going literal with their motivational metaphors

Ask anyone in Eugene, and they'll say the problem with last year's Oregon football team was that the Ducks started to believe their own hype. They believed a BCS berth was a given, and that victory was assured as long as they showed up...

The state flag of Arizona is woven into the Sun Devils new Adidas unis

Herm Edwards and Arizona State will hit the field in some new threads this season, courtesy of the folks at Adidas. While Adidas has caught a lot of flack over the last few seasons for their uniform designs following a few particular patterns that look...

The #DailyDose: Who is the most underrated head coach heading into 2015?

Yesterday we started a new daily feature called the Daily Dose, in which the FootballScoop staff fires off with an individual opinion on one question per day. Today's question: Who is the most underrated head coach in the country heading into 2015? Scott's choice: Northwestern head coach...

Late Sunday night…

Sunday July 3rd most Americans were out celebrating & creating memories with friends and family. With a national holiday Monday, basketball players (some none of us have ever heard of) signing billions of dollars of contracts and college football recruiting in a "dead" period,...

How do you send your Seniors off after their last practice?

Think back to your last football practice as a high school (or college) senior. Chances are, if your coaches did something special for it, you remember just as clearly as you remember your wedding day, or the birth of your first child. That last day...

Kyle Flood says he fully expects to be Rutgers’ head coach on Saturday

The inquiry into Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood's alleged email impropriety has lasted more than two weeks now. It was supposed to be resolved "quickly." Rutgers AD Julie Hermann has yet to speak publicly on the matter. In spite of all these facts, Flood's job...

In the film room: Break down some Baylor TDs with offensive coordinator Kendal Briles

Baylor and offensive coordinator Kendal Briles put on an absolute offensive clinic last weekend against Kansas, scoring 66 points by the day's end. By the way, exactly zero of those 66 points came in the fourth quarter. Baylor released a video with offensive coordinator Kendal Briles...

Charles Clark/Joe Tumpkin – FootballScoop 2016 Defensive Backs Coaches of the Year

Charles Clark/Joe Tumpkin - University of Colorado FootballScoop is proud to announce that Charles Clark and Joe Tumpkin are the 2016 FootballScoop Defensive Backs Coaches of the Year presented by ProGrass as selected by prior winners. Colorado's stunning worst-to-first success was spearheaded by a balanced offense and a...