Tostitos and Discover no more for Fiesta Bowl and Orange Bowl

After 18 years, Tostitos will no longer be the corporate sponsor of the Fiesta Bowl.   Discover is also parting ways with the Orange Bowl after a 4 year partnership.  According to a report by The Sports Business Journal, both corporate sponsors will part ways with their respective bowl ties as the College Football Playoff era begins […]

Jameis Winston honored by Alabama Sports Writers Association

Florida State’s Jameis Winston will be named the 2013 Alabama Amateur Athlete of the Year by the Alabama Sports Writers Association this Sunday evening. When asked about the reward, Jameis’ father told USA Today, “Any award from the people of the state of Alabama is special to our family.  An honor like that coming to Jameis […]

North Carolina recruit arrested and charged with theft

Report on TarHeelsIllustrated.com, North Carolina TE recruit Avery Edwards was arrested and charged with theft and larson.  According to a report in the Raleigh News and Observer, Edwards has been charged with the theft of five watches and one pair of diamond stud earrings, valued at approximately $53,000.  Edwards most certainly was looking to build upon the success […]

BYU coach Mendenhall would welcome Big 12 Invite

Allegedly BYU Coach Bronco Mendenhall would welcome an invitation from the Big 12 Conference.  BYU is entering its 4th year as an Independent after departing from the Mountain West Conference.   BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall shared with the Austin American-Statesman that he’d (BYU) love to join the Big 12.   “We would love to be […]

FSU’s Jameis Winston completes pass to himself

Winston posted a video to his Instagram account of himself completing a pass to well,  himself. Here it is: Winston’s Video He tosses the ball down the field, sprints and then comes down with the pass.  He actually accomplishes this two times and then writes that he, “did it once for the fans twice for the […]

NCAA QB Transfers much like Free Agency in NFL

Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com wrote a very intriguing article entitled ‘From Alabama to Fresno State, QB Transfer market is booming‘. Here is an exert: College’s version of free agency has affected several power-conference schools in the last few months: Alabama, N.C. State, Virginia Tech, TCU, Boston College.. Quarterback transfers are nothing new: Last year’s group […]

Stanford unveils new Rose Bowl Rings

Stanford unveiled photos of their Rose Bowl Rings.  The Cardinal reached four straight BCS bowl games and won the Pac-12 Conference the past two seasons. Stanford split the last four BCS bowl games: 2011 Orange bowl win against Virginia Tech 2012 loss in the Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma State 2013 Rose Bowl victory against Wisconsin […]

The top 10 Most Delusional Fan Bases In College Sports

An interesting read by Daniel Zillmer, Collgespun.com on what he calls the top Most Delusional Fan Bases In College Sports.  There were a few interesting Universities on that list including Notre Dame and Michigan.  Note that not all of these ‘most delusional fans’ are based on Football but on sports overall. Tenacious fandom is synonymous with […]

Jameis Winston shined on the Baseball diamond

Florida State’s Jameis Winston had a pretty solid baseball year.  Graham Watson of Yahoo Sports pointed to the Heisman winner’s stats for the season as to why he had such a great baseball ‘campaign’. Primarily as a relief pitcher, Winston finished the season with a 1.08 ERA, the best among Seminoles pitchers. In 33.1 innings […]

LSU QB Hayden Rettig to transfer

Jim Kleinpeter, NOLA.com, reporting LSU Quarterback Hayden Rettig will transfer out of the program.  Rettig was 3rd on the QB depth chart and along with Stephen Rivers (Vanderbilt) may be looking at transferring as a chance to become starters.  An LSU official confirmed that Rettig is transferring. One possible destination is Boston College, where his […]