College football is a sport driven by the men on the sideline. Teams take on the attitude, approach, work ethic and style of their coaches — for better or worse. As we've seen throughout the history of the sport, one right or wrong coaching hire can change the trajectory of a program for decades.
The first month of the 2015 college football season is in the books. Unfortunately, that means this year is almost a third of the way finished. However, the next two months (plus a week in December) should bring plenty of crazy plays, memorable moments and great games.
The hype surrounding LSU Tigers’ sophomore running back Leonard Fournette is no longer stuff of Louisiana legend and myth but now a growing gridiron monster on a national scale for all college football fans to enjoy.
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a picture for a team or particular game.
Week 4 of the 2015 college football season is in the books. The Pac-12 was the conference in the spotlight on Saturday, as Arizona-UCLA, Oregon-Utah and Arizona State-USC were some of the weekend’s most anticipated matchups. However, all three games produced one-sided results.
Smothered. That's kind of what happened this week to one eyebrow-raising play in last Saturday's Alabama-Ole Miss game. Smothered by talk of other Alabama football-related topics, including other memorable plays from the Rebels' 43-37 win over the Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa.