Craig Bohl pinpoints the exact moment he knew he was ready to be an FBS head coach

Ask first time head coaches and coordinators if they can pinpoint the exact moment when they knew that they were ready to take the next big step in their careers, and I have a feeling you'd get a variety of answers, but one of...

NCAA clears Boise State to shelter homeless football player

The internet was ignited into a righteous fury when KTVB-TV's story on homeless football signee Antoine Turner was picked up on Deadspin.  http://www.ktvb.com/templates/belo_embedWrapper.js?storyid=258852821&pos=top&swfw=470 http://swfs.bimvid.com/player-3.2.15.swf http://www.ktvb.com/templates/belo_embedWrapper.js?storyid=258852821&pos=bottom&ref=http://www.ktvb.com/home/A-Suitcase-and-a-Dream-258852821.html In short, Turner lost his mother at age four and then was displaced by Hurricane Katrina nearly...

ACC to propose August 1 early signing date. Inconvenient for coaches?

ACC commissioner John Swofford is speaking to the media Thursday morning at his league's annual spring meetings, outlining a number of initiatives the league will pursue in the near future. One of those initiatives, Swofford said, is an early signing period of August 1. ...

Video: LA Tech head strength coach puts on the pads, provides inspiration

Louisiana Tech's head strength and conditioning coach Kurt Hester was recently diagnosed with Ramsay Hunt syndrome, a neurological disorder that is characterized by the paralysis of the facial nerve, and a rash affecting the ears or mouth, according to WEbMD. That kind of serious...

BYU received a major blow to its independence on Thursday

The music has stopped, and it appears BYU may be left without a chair to sit in. Earlier this week, the ACC announced that it will continue playing eight conference games and four non-conference games, and one of those four must be against a...

How are you educating your players before summer break?

The off season is a time where coaches have to largely hand off their responsibilities of the current players on their roster off to the strength staff. Ohio State and North Carolina are two programs in particular doing everything that they can from a...

Photo: Texas A&M has gone a bit extreme to improve field goal accuracy

Last year Texas A&M ranked 53rd nationally in field goal percentage attempting just 13 field goals on the year, making 10 of them (77%). Those 13 attempts ranked 110th nationally. The staff has decided to go to rather extreme measures to improve on both...

Nine Division I programs receive postseason bans

The NCAA released its 2012-13 Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores for Division I football programs, and a total of nine schools will receive postseason bans as a result of falling below the 930 multi-year threshold. Of the nine, two are FBS and seven are...

Oklahoma State to lose one day of practice per week. Does it matter?

On Tuesday, the Oklahoman reported that Oklahoma State will lose one day of practice per week thanks to the program's APR scores falling below the NCAA's minimum threshold. To the layman, the penalty seems significant. In reality, it may not be.  Oklahoma State already...