Video: Staffer with 31 years at one program gets a very special send off

The name Brad "Spider" Caldwell may not be as well known as Nick Saban or Les Miles, but that doesn't diminish the impact that he had during this 31 years as a staff member at Penn State, most notably running the equipment room for...

Video: Bob Diaco may be Herb Hand’s biggest competition…in the kitchen

As a first year head coach there's no limit to the limits you'll go to in order to get your face in front of your fan base. James Franklin once said that he'd go to a kid's birthday party and blow up balloons. For...

Video: How to sell your entire program in 15 minutes

We received a submission for the FootballScoop Video of the Year contest - which is open now and runs through June 27! - from Luther College that we felt was worthy of sharing with the class. Located in the northeastern corner of Iowa, Luther...

Mark Hudspeth becomes the Sun Belt’s first $1 million man

After darn near six months of rumors, it appears Mark Hudspeth's contract extension is finally complete. The Lafayette Advertiser reported Thursday that Hudspeth has inked a six-year, $6.45 million contract running through 2019. Hudspeth will earn a $950,000 salary in 2014, and receive a...

Rich Rod: ‘I’ve always said there’s no patents on schemes’

On Thursday, Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.com had a detailed look at the practice of coaches swapping ideas and schemes during the off-season. While recounting the practice itself would be the ultimate "preaching to the choir" material for our audience, the piece did shine an...

Ole Miss, Miss St, Southern Miss and LSU share Gesture of the Week

There aren't a lot of warm, fuzzy feelings shared between Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Southern Miss and LSU on the football field, but those four programs combined to create some happiness for others on Thursday night.  Bulldogs head coach Dan Mullen, Golden Eagles head...

The renderings of Clemson’s new locker room are impressive

From the looks of these renderings, Clemson's new locker room is going to be among the best in the ACC. "We're committed to providing our student-athletes the best of the best in every aspect of their journey at Clemson. Our facilities and player areas...

The difference between the Power Five and the rest of FBS: $300 million

It's the time of year when 990 forms are due to the IRS, which means our favorite non-profit (but still making lots of money) athletics conferences are proudly announcing their revenues from the 2012-13 fiscal year. - SEC distributes a record $309.6 million -...

Top 10 coaching staffs worth paying to see in a college version of ‘Hard Knocks’

Earlier today, the NFL announced that the Atlanta Falcons had been chosen as the feature franchise for the 2014 version of Hard Knocks. While the series has stuck to the NFL for more than a decade after premiering on HBO in 2001, I couldn't...