If you like college football and the stock market, this idea is for you

If you're a Florida State fan, you should be pretty confident that your team is headed to the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship this January. Your team is the defending national champions, you return the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, and you haven't lost a...

Here’s how one B1G coach has drawn admiration, and scorn from SEC coaches with one decision

From the sounds of it, the SEC spring meetings this week have been as productive as one could hope for. They've covered early signing day preferences, the scheduling of FCS programs, and even tossed around the idea of having a tenth full-time assistant on staff. ...

Kingsbury is willing to go great lengths, including ‘selling his soul’, for good practices

Kliff Kingsbury will go to the end of the earth searching for ways to have a great practice. That may include anything from a dance off to a fun practice competition, to just some normal light-hearted pre practice fun with his players. Kingsbury told...

A tenth full-time assistant in the SEC? Don’t count on it just yet

The 14 SEC coaches voted unanimously Wednesday at the league's spring meetings to recommend hiring a 10th full-time coach to each staff. Some reporters on the scene in Destin, Fla., speculated some coaches would be willing to place a cap on the number of...

Photos: ESPN releases renderings of new SEC Network set

It case America's largest sports television network or America's most prominent college athletics conference haven't reminded you in the last couple of hours, they have partnered to launch a new television network that launches in August. It's called the SEC Network, and it's poised...

This may be the best video series of the off season

I don't know the first thing about Hollywood's Academy Awards, but I can tell you one thing with certainty: if there were an Academy Award for "Best New Off Season Video Series", I think South Carolina would be taking the award home. The series...

Understanding the true meaning of an NCAA show-cause penalty

The NCAA rule book has mushroomed to the approximate size of the latest full volume of the Encyclopedia Britannica. It's pretty much impossible to commit it to memory and create mental shortcuts to understand that rules that govern college athletics. One of those common...

Leach dishes fashion advice, and fields awesome hypothetical coaching questions

[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/151505309" params="color=ff5500" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Bruce Feldman and Mike Leach first teamed up for the best selling book "Swing Your Sword" a few years ago. For those that haven't read it, it's well worth picking up and digging into during the off...

Wisconsin-Whitewater made NCAA history on Tuesday

Yesterday we had a post highlighting the 11 FBS schools that reached the postseason in football, men's basketball and baseball, but those 11 schools have nothing on Division III Wisconsin-Whitewater. On December 20, Whitewater drilled Mount Union 52-14 to win the Division III football...