“Sometimes the best way for starters to learn is to rep with the twos”

After the embarrassing 59-0 loss to Alabama a few weeks ago now, Texas A&M made the decision to open up their quarterback competition. Kenny Hill and Kyle Allen spent the bye week battling it out for the starting nod, and will continue to do the...

Brian Kelly’s advice for dealing with cut blocks against Navy: “Stop being crybabies”

As if the triple option scheme itself isn't hard enough for players to defend, defenses also have to deal with a quick, undersized offensive line (and backs) that loves to cut block, especially at the first and second level. At his weekly presser yesterday as...

Video of the Day – All Access at Virginia

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6zAJa5XgwM&w=685&h=385] Wednesday October 29, 2014 Video of the Day All Access at Virginia

Why tonight’s Playoff top 25 is completely irrelevant

What are we doing? Why are we here? I don't pose those questions in an existential, life-is-just-a-turtle's-dream-in-outer-space fashion, more in an immediate sense. Why is everyone in college football crowding around a television to find out the nation's four best teams on October 28? Don't...

Video: Jock Jams at Kent State

It's been a tough season at Kent State. The Golden Flashes are 1-7, but aren't that far away from being 4-4, with close losses to Ohio, South Alabama, Northern Illinois and Miami (Ohio). With 10 days off between games - thanks, MACtion! - Paul...

Video: High school kicker hits a 70 yard field goal

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mc_xmu4pmfY] Oklahoma commit Austin Seibert has a boot. The Belleville HS (IL) product lined up a 70-yard field goal during pregame last week and nailed the attempt. Well, actually he hit the cross bar and bounced it in, but it would have counted for three...

Muschamp: “I had to explain to my son why fans were chanting his dad should be fired.”

Say what you will about Will Muschamp's tenure at Florida, but he's never been anything but direct and forthright. Deep into his fourth season in Gainesville, Muschamp is 25-19 at Florida and 15-14 in the SEC. These are the facts of the situation, and Muschamp...

Video: HS player throws a stiff arm that would make Marshawn Lynch jealous

Up until this morning I was under the impression that Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch had the best stiff arm in football, based on his legendary #BeastMode run against the New Orleans Saints a few years ago. Then I saw this video from A&M Consolidated...

Video: Tennessee evaluates their defensive line based on the E.A.T motto

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Igi32PZOpcA] Coaches everywhere all have a different way of grading their position group on gameday. Sometimes it's based on effort, other coaches base it on assignment and execution, while James Franklin and his staff rely on the 0, 1, or 2 scale. On the Butch Jones...