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Ranking College Football's Graduate Transfer QBs for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
Transfers are a big part of any college football season. And over the last few seasons, graduate transfers have become a bigger part of the offseason player movement landscape. However, taking a transfer (graduate or four-year) isn’t necessarily a recipe for success. Graduate transfer quarterbacks were a mixed bag of success in 2014, as Cody Sokol (Louisiana Tech), Tyler Murphy (...

College Football 2015 Rankings and Predictions: #41-60

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 1 week ago
The 2015 college football season is still a few months away, but it’s never too early to project how the upcoming year will play out on the field. Athlon Sports has released its top 25 for this season and continues the countdown to September with a look at the teams ranked No. 41-60. The 41-60 range features two teams breaking in new coaches (Houston and Pittsburgh), along with a...

Houston Cougars 2015 Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 1 week ago
Tom Herman enters his first season as a head coach accustomed to expectations. After winning a national championship as Ohio State’s offensive coordinator, he now enters the American Athletic Conference as one of the league’s contenders with Houston. The Cougars has one of the most talented rosters in the league and could be considered the frontrunner if Herman can hit the...

Houston QB O'Korn tweets he will transfer to Michigan

By The Sports Network, 5 months 6 hours ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Houston quarterback John O'Korn announced on Thursday via his Twitter feed that he plans to transfer to Michigan. O'Korn, who was a true sophomore in 2014, will need to sit out next season per NCAA transfer rules. He'll have two seasons of eligibility remaining starting in 2016. O'Korn began last season as the starting QB for Houston, but was benched after a poor...

Cover 2 College Football Podcast: Breaking down the 14 new head coaches

By Braden Gall, 5 months 2 weeks ago
 Hosts Braden Gall, David Fox and Steven Lassan breakdown all 14 new head coaches in FBS college football. The guys rank their favorite (and least favorite) hires and analyze all of the newest trends in coaching in this sideline extravaganza. Tom Herman vs. Chad Morris? Will Mike Riley win enough at Nebraska? Is Gary Andersen a home run at Oregon State? How many nice things can the...

From Ohio State to Houston: New Head Coach Tom Herman Hits the Ground Running

By Evan Buhler, 5 months 3 weeks ago
Newly hired head coach Tom Herman is having quite the week. Fresh off his masterful play-calling performance as offensive coordinator in Ohio State’s run to the national title, ...Read the full article on Bleacher Report...

Texas Tech names David Gibbs as defensive coordinator

By Evan Buhler, 6 months 1 day ago
Zac Spavital also joins staff as defensive assistant coach, while Mike Jinks was promoted to associate head coach.

Report: Tech to hire David Gibbs as defensive coordinator

By Evan Buhler, 6 months 1 day ago
The site also reported Gibbs wants to bring Houston recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach Zac Spavital.

Houston and Pittsburgh meet in Armed Forces Bowl

By The Sports Network, 6 months 4 days ago
Fort Worth, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - A cat fight ensues at the Armed Forces Bowl on Friday, as the Houston Cougars stay close to home to challenge the Pittsburgh Panthers at Amon G. Carter Stadium. The Cougars, who are appearing in the postseason for the second year in a row, finished in a tie for fourth place in the American Athletic Conference standings with a mark of 5-3. The team split...

Armed Forces Bowl Preview and Prediction: Houston vs. Pittsburgh

By Mark Ross, 6 months 6 days ago
Teams in similar positions will cross paths when Houston and Pittsburgh meet up in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas. Both the Cougars (7-5) and Panthers (6-6) are wrapping up their seasons with interim head coaches, as Houston’s Tony Levine was fired on Dec. 8 and Pittsburgh’s Paul Chryst left two weeks ago for Wisconsin, his alma mater. Instead,...