Video: Former LSU tigers say geaux vote

Yesterday, exactly one week away from election day, the LSU athletic department tweeted this video encouraging people to vote. The video features former notable tiger student-athletes, who explain why voting is important to them: https://twitter.com/LSUsports/status/1321193967183015937?s=20 LSU is not the only university that has publicly encouraged players,...

North Texas isn’t making the trip to El Paso and UTEP isn’t happy about it

North Texas is not making a scheduled trip to El Paso this Saturday, and UTEP is not happy about it. North Texas was not comfortable traveling to El Paso given the recent rise in cases in the city -- El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego...

A coach’s astounding journey to create “The Legacy of Black Wall Street” game

Truly some of the best football stories are the ones that have nothing to do with X's and O's. This one is about how football, racism, history and passion can all collide. In an incredible piece by the Tulsa World, Coach Aaron Fletcher talks about...

Kiffin hopes response draws laughs; says SEC commish ‘can do whatever he wants’

Lane Kiffin believed he had toe-tapped the line much like a wide receiver on the boundary. Ole Miss' coach didn't expect to be fined by the Southeastern Conference for his retweet of a fan's criticism of the SEC's officiating crew in the wake of the...

Hall of Fame JuCo coach announces retirement

One of the most accomplished coaches at the junior college level is retiring. Georgia Military College head coach and AD Bert Williams announced Wednesday he has coached his final game, ending a 23-year run at the Milledgeville, Ga., based school, to focus on spending time...

Packers announce funding of $250,000 in grants to promote social justice

The latest in NFL social justice moves came yesterday when the Green Bay Packers announced that they are funding five grants to community based, social justice focused nonprofit organizations. The five grants are each worth $50,000 and will be donated to nonprofit organizations in the...

#CoachesCorner: Former FCS coach details in-season schedule and expectations for staff

Welcome to Coaches Corner, a new ongoing series from FootballScoop where coaches submit ideas to share with the rest of the coaching community. Coaches can publish articles with their names attached, or anonymously if they wish. Today’s #CoachesCorner is from former James Madison (FCS – VA)...

Vols’ Pruitt sets replacement timeline for DL coach; NFL assistant a top target

Jeremy Pruitt fired his co-defensive coordinator and defensive line coach, Jimmy Brumbaugh, sometime during the aftermath of the Vols' first home loss to Kentucky since 1984 and worst loss to the Wildcats in 85 years. Now Pruitt, who's said he's handling coaching duties of the...

Scotty Walden releases farewell statement to Southern Miss

Scotty Walden woke up Tuesday as the (interim) head coach at Southern Miss. He went to bed as the head coach at Austin Peay. It's a rare move in an unprecedented time, a head coach leaving his team mid-season for another team that's months away...