Coaches speak out about the murder of George Floyd

On Friday we wrote about the phenomenon of coaches wanting to say something about the murder of George Floyd and what it says about American society, only not knowing what to say -- or if they should speak at all. “Football coaches are in a...

College Football Hall of Fame severely damaged by protesters

Update: On Saturday, the Hall released this statement on Twitter: We want to thank our amazing community and our fans across the country for their help today, the kind words you’ve shared, and your messages of support! Today we began the process of picking up the...

Power 5 commissioners to Congress: Please save us

We've written previously on how coming name, image and likeness (NIL) legislation is a grass fire the NCAA can't contain. After years and years of sitting on their hands, the schools forever lost control of the issue when states started writing their own laws,...

How should coaches talk about current events when they don’t know what to say?

Walt Bell felt compelled to speak, but he didn't know precisely what to say. Still, he knew he needed to say something. After George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer while laying on the ground, and tear gas was used on citizens protesting...

Details of Todd Monken’s contract at Georgia are out

College football has yet another card-carrying member of the $1 million Coordinators Club. Georgia released the details of Todd Monken's contract as the Bulldogs' new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. The former Southern Miss head coach and NFL offensive coordinator netted a 3-year deal, signed...

The 20 most important assistant coaching hires of the 2020 season — No. 14: Mike Bobo, South Carolina

Back by overwhelming demand, FootballScoop will once again examine the assistant coaching hires that will have the biggest impact on the college football season and the coaching job market in the 2020 season and beyond. No. 20: Zach Arnett, Mississippi State No. 19: Larry Fedora, Baylor No....

Conference USA AD wants no part of a C-USA/Sun Belt merger

As everyone's been trying to cut costs amid the pandemic, there's been conversation that perhaps Conference USA and the Sun Belt should swap members so the two leagues are less geographically redundant. How much sense does it make that App State and Charlotte -- 101...

NFL owners have approved a number of new rules for 2020

A number of proposed rule changes were voted on by NFL owners today, bringing some rule changes for the 2020 season. According to Albert Breer, and a few other folks covering the changes, the following rules have been passed by NFL owners: Expand injured reserve...

A 5-point plan to help make sure football comes back and stays back

Like we need air to breathe, we all need college football back. Once it's back, we need it to stay back. Fortunately, the coronavirus outbreak occurred at such a time where football teams were afforded time -- time to wait, and time to learn. In...