Video: SEC Shorts Big Ten and Pac 12 want to join the cool kids

SEC shorts gives us another gem as the Big Ten and Pac-12 are seeking to join the "cool kids" who are playing football. This is awesome. Before we get to today's video, here is the SEC Shorts from August when the Big Ten was outraged...

Sources: Unless deal falls apart, Deion Sanders will be next head coach at Jackson State

On Aug. 31, FootballScoop first shared the news Jackson State planned to make a head coaching change. That same day, we wrote that Deion Sanders was the prime candidate of their search, while stating that offensive coordinator TC Taylor remained a viable candidate. The University issued...

ESPN strategy for promoting its brand new Monday Night Football team makes no sense

When ESPN made the decision to move on from Joe Tessitore and Booger McFarland after just two seasons, the self-proclaimed Worldwide Leader in sports swung for the fences. Al Michaels, Peyton Manning, Tony Romo -- all were rumored targets, none took the job. It's...

North Texas to honor Hayden Fry with throwbacks vs. SMU

North Texas considers SMU a rival, but the feeling is not mutual. Though the two schools sit only 35 miles apart and both have sponsored football for more than a century -- UNT actually started two years before SMU, in 1913 -- they've played just...

Kansas City releases COVID statement

Today the Kansas City Chiefs released an insightful statement addressing a COVID positive fan that was in attendance at Thursday night's game. The statement: "As the City of Kansas City Health Department has reported, a guest who attended Thursday night's game at Arrowhead Stadium has presented...

Report: MAC working to play this fall, too

Though the Big Ten drew most of the credit (or blame), it was actually the MAC who became the first FBS conference to postpone its football season, back on Aug. 8. Now, on Sept. 17, they are the 10th of 10 conferences to signal their...

Update on Deion Sanders and Jackson State

Thursday afternoon update>  Welllllllllll.... Looks like it is PrimeTime. Original Post> Jackson State is closing in on a hire, and sources continue to indicate that Deion Sanders has been the target of Jackson State's search to become the Tigers' next head coach. FootballScoop first reported on Sanders' candidacy...

This week in High School football – Which states are playing?

As of this week, high school football is being played in 26 states. In addition to the 26 playing, another 6 plan to begin play later this Fall.  This week, Michigan is the only state to join the states that are already playing, while Colorado...

The Florida State staff found a creative way to show their players how much practice matters

Mistakes are unavoidable in any game, especially an opener. Doubly so when the opener of a new coaching regime, and triply so when that new staff is coaching its first game played amid a pandemic with no spring practices and a choppy at best...