Why college football programs should be studying the Sacramento Kings right now

The Sacramento Kings need help. A lot of help. After finishing 28-54, third to last in the NBA's rough-and-tumble Western Conference, Sacramento garnered the eighth picking in the league's upcoming draft. They're the Sacramento Kings. Last month, general manager Pete D'Alessandro announced his franchise...

Video: Minnesota takes you behind the scenes of a Gopher game day

It's about to be that time of year again.  With the 2014 season nearly two months away, programs across college football have started hyping the oncoming season. Just today, in fact, Auburn and Wyoming have released season-ticket commercials. And now Minnesota has unveiled its video...

Photo: Whittingham scores backstage passes to KISS, snatches legendary pic

Kyle Whittingham and his brother Fred Jr. (who serves as the director of player personnel for the Utes) scored some backstage passes to a KISS concert in Salt Lake City last night, and the pic that they got was all sorts of awesome. Upon...

‘Train your eyes to see’ Coaching quarterbacks with Kurt Roper

The clinic setting can be funny at times. While Oklahoma State defensive coordinator takes to the podium to gig offensive coaches, Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper uses his turn to gig back. "Defensive guys say the offense has all the advantages," Roper says, "Who...

‘I try to scare players away when I recruit them’

Back in 2004 the top overall prospect in the country was a stud running back by the name of Adrian Peterson. Yes, that one. Nearly every recruiter in the country was drooling over the skill set and immediate spark that he could bring to...

Video: Oregon wants you to ‘Join the Force’

It's late June, which means programs around the country are making their final push for people to eat up the remaining tickets. Auburn came up with an interesting strategy, Wyoming has a very sharp, impressive video to pitch, and Oregon never disappoints with their...

Video: Wyoming’s season-ticket commercial is very sharp

Wyoming will play its first season under new head coach Craig Bohl this fall. New coach, new attitude, same elevation. The Cowboys aren't shy about reminding opponents that they stand 7,220 feet above sea level when they enter War Memorial Stadium. Now it's Bohl's...

Auburn’s video pitch to sell tickets: Moments you won’t want to miss

Auburn's strategy to get you to buy tickets for this upcoming season is absolutely brilliant, but it isn't something that they'll (likely) be able to do year after year. But what they have done is found a way to capitalize on the moments and...

Why were nine FBS head coaches in Layton, Utah this weekend?

Layton, Utah, lies off the eastern coast of Great Salt Lake, 25 miles up Interstate 15 from Salt Lake City. Not exactly the epicenter of the college football universe by any stretch of the imagination.  Yet this suburb of nearly 70,000 drew the likes...