Alabama adding former Bears D-Coordinator Mel Tucker to Staff

View image | gettyimages.com 4 The rich get even richer: Alabama announces that they have added former NFL Chicago Bears Defensive Coordinator Mel Tucker to their Coaching Staff. The news of Tucker to Alabama was leaked via Thayer Evans’s Twitter account Tucker brings an extensive background coaching defensive backs.  Coaching stops at the Collegiate level […]

South Alabama schedules series with Memphis & San Diego State

View image | gettyimages.com   The University of South Alabama football program announced a pair of home-and-home series with Memphis & San Diego State.  The Jaguars will travel to San Diego State for a September 19th match up next season, with the Aztecs returning the favor to Mobile, Alabama the following season on October 1st.  […]

Auburn QB Nick Marshall best chance in NFL may be at DB (video)

    View image | gettyimages.com   Auburn QB Nick Marshall’s best chance at success in the NFL may be at Defensive Back. Marshall initially showed up at the Senior Bowl prepared to play quarterback but then switched to defensive back. The move may prove to be the right choice and provide the best platform […]

Oregon fan loses bet and suffers with an Ohio State tattoo

Every season there are fans who in blind devotion get tattoos of their favorite programs ‘winning it all’.  Here is a little twist: a zealous Oregon fan didn’t wager money or jersey to be worn.  Instead the wager was a tattoo–the tattoo of the winning National Champions Ohio State Buckeyes. Every time someone looks at […]

Florida to add $15 million indoor practice facility

View image | gettyimages.com 0 The University of Florida announced that they will begin building a $15 million indoor practice facility.  The Gators are the last SEC member to address an indoor practice facility. Athletic Director Jeremy Foley added, “This is something we have talked about internally for some time.  We have always been able […]

Georgia provides 2-year extension & raise for Coach Mark Richt

View image | gettyimages.com   University of Georgia announced that they have rewarded their coach Mark Richt with a 2-year contract extension and raise.  The Executive Committee approved the head coach’s contract by two years which will tie Richt to Georgia through the 2019 season. He will also receive a new annual compensation of $4 […]

Michigan State and BYU schedule home-and-home

View image | gettyimages.com   Michigan State and Brigham Young University have scheduled a home-and-home series beginning in 2016.  The Spartans play host during the 2016 season on October 8th.  Michigan State then will make the trip to Provo, Utah to take on the Cougars during the 2020 season. BYU Athletics Director Tom Holmoe shared, […]

BYU adds transfers and returning missionaries to football program

View image | gettyimages.com 2 BYU announced that they have added 4 transfers into their football program.  Those players are Running Back Squally Canada (Washington State), Cornerback Kamel Greene (also Washington State), Tight End Jackson Kaka (New Mexico State) and a JUCO transfer in Safety Eric Takenaka. Squally Canada will have to sit out the […]

Princeton to play scrimmage Spring game in Osaka, Japan

View image | gettyimages.com I really love seeing the sport we love expanding around the world.  Growth in part comes from the willingness of NCAA programs traveling to play overseas before and during the regular season.  FCS Princeton has decided to join in the continued efforts by scheduling a March 21st Spring scrimmage against the […]

Interesting recruiting approach to get Braxton Miller to Oklahoma

View image | gettyimages.com Earlier this week, Cardale Jones announced that he was forgoing the NFL and returning to play for Ohio State.  The Buckeyes are loaded at the quarterback position with Jones, J.T. Barrett and Braxton Miller.  This wealth led Cardinals DB Tony Jefferson to take an interesting approach to pulling one of the […]