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Stop, NASCAR. Just please, stop right now. Hit the pause button. Let’s all take a breath and ponder for a moment. NASCAR, we know you’re wont to send up trial balloons every so often, and the leaked proposal to drastically alter...
Matt Taliaferro
11 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
Division archrivals are set to face off for the first time ever in the playoffs when the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks meet in the NFC Championship Game at 6:30 p.m. ET on FOX. Jim Harbaugh’s 49ers (14-4) defeated division winners...
Mark Ross
11 months ago
Peyton Manning
It’s No. 1 vs. No. 2 when the Denver Broncos host the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game at 3 p.m. ET on CBS. John Fox’s Broncos (14-3) erased last season’s playoff disappointment by beating the Chargers in the...
Mark Ross
11 months ago
Vanderbilt fans
A week after James Franklin decided to leave for Penn State, Vanderbilt has found his replacement. According to the Tennessean, Stanford defensive coordinator Derek Mason will be the Commodores’ next coach.Mason is a highly regarded defensive...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Naadir Tharpe
Basketball fans, clear your schedule for Saturday around 4 p.m. Eastern.Certainly, there’s other action this weekend, but the 4 p.m. time slot will pack the most action. Rather than going up against the NFL playoffs, college basketball all...
David Fox
11 months ago
Braxton Miller
The Big Ten is set to grow by two teams next year, but a familiar set of programs will lead the way in the conference in 2014.Ohio State is the early favorite to win the Big Ten next season, but Michigan State and Wisconsin are the next two teams...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Jeremy Pruitt
An underrated part of coaching is hiring the right coordinators. College football head coaches can be strong X’s and O’s leaders, but coordinators are a huge piece of the puzzle and are often the fall guy when things go wrong. And if a...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Andrew Wiggins
Even against the toughest schedule in the country, Kansas’ 9-4 start had to be troubling. The play of Kansas’ star-studded freshman class, in particular, was puzzling.The schedule isn’t getting any easier midway through January,...
David Fox
11 months ago
Sean Miller
Three undefeated teams remain to start this week, and at least one will stay that way by Sunday morning.Top-ranked Arizona is off this weekend after defeating Arizona State on Thursday. After Wisconsin and Iowa State lost their unbeaten status last...
Mitch Light
11 months ago
Philip Nelson
One of the key pieces in Minnesota’s offense has decided to transfer. Quarterback Philip Nelson will depart Minneapolis after two years with the Golden Gophers.Nelson threw for 1,306 yards and nine touchdowns and added 364 yards and six...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Discussing the personality differences on the big new coaches hired at Penn State, USC at Texas and how James Franklin, Steve Sarkisian and Charlie Strong will attack their respective jobs.Franklin’s hire set off more news as he continued to...
David Fox
11 months ago
Nick Marshall
The SEC’s national title streak was stopped at seven with Florida State’s victory over Auburn on Jan. 6. But all was not lost for the SEC, as the conference finished the BCS era with nine championships, and the playoff era will only...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Brett Hundley
The SEC is still college football’s No. 1 conference, but the Pac-12 isn’t far behind in 2014.Oregon, Stanford and UCLA each could rank inside of the top 10 in preseason polls. The Ducks should be a slight favorite to win the Pac-12,...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Brian Kelly
The early entry deadline for the 2014 NFL Draft has passed, and a record number of college football underclassmen are set to jump to the next level.With the early entrants declared, it’s time to take a look at the winners and losers from a...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Nik Stauskas
The list of breakout players for 2013-14 got an early start.The first name on the countdown of the biggest surprise players, at least chronologically, started Nov. 19 when Wisconsin center Frank Kaminsky scored 43 points on North Dakota. Opponent...
David Fox
11 months ago
It's hard to believe that the Internet didn’t exist three decade ago. Or that High Definition television is something we ever lived without.It doesn't seem that long ago that I was scoring my father’s fantasy team by hand with...
Braden Gall
11 months ago
K.J. McDaniels
More than any recent week, upsets shook up this week’s NCAA Tournament projections.Clemson upset Duke, Indiana upset Wisconsin and Arkansas upset Kentucky to shape some of the NCAA Tournament hopes for a handful of teams in different ways....
David Fox
11 months ago
Missouri Tigers
People are tired of hearing about the SEC, but it was a truly remarkable season for quarterbacks in the nation’s toughest conference.And the roster of SEC signal-callers in 2014 could be as bad as '13 was good.Mike Slive will say goodbye...
Braden Gall
11 months ago
Jameis Winston
The ACC finished the BCS era on a high note. Florida State defeated Auburn for the national championship, and Clemson won the Orange Bowl over Ohio State. Also, the ACC had 11 teams play in a bowl.After a satisfying end to the 2013 season, the ACC...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Buzz Williams
No one had to wait until Dec. 28 to see the 2013-14 didn’t really go as anyone expected.By then, Kansas had already lost three times, Duke twice and North Carolina had proven itself as the most unpredictable team in the country.But Dec. 28...
David Fox
11 months ago
Mark Richt
Jeremy Pruitt was one of the 2013 coaching carousel’s top coordinator hires and was a key piece in Florida State’s national title run. However, he won’t return to Tallahassee in 2014, as Pruitt has been named as the defensive...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Alabama motivational poster
Losses to Auburn and Oklahoma aren’t sitting well with Alabama coach Nick Saban. And believe it or not, despite the fact the 2013 season just ended on Jan. 6, Saban has already started to work on motivating his team for next year.The Crimson...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Ka'Deem Carey
Arizona running back Ka’Deem Carey has announced his intention to enter the 2014 NFL Draft.Carey was one of the top running backs in the nation over the last two years, rushing for 1,885 yards and 19 touchdowns in 2013. His numbers were even...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
New England Patriots
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means total...
Braden Gall
11 months ago
Pac-12 Football
The Pac-12 might be the best conference in college football next season.The 2014 season will be remembered forever as the first edition of the playoff era. But it also might be remembered as the year the SEC’s reign of terror ended. One look...
Braden Gall
11 months ago

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