Compassionate Nick Saban never runs up the score because he has compassion for other people

Already up 45-0 over Arkansas with less than a minute left in the game, Alabama went up 52-0 after freshman running back Derrick Henry broke a 80 yard touchdown run. To which Nick Saban threw up his hands in disgust.

Is it time for Florida State fans to be concerned about losing Jimbo Fisher?

Lost in all the discussion of Florida State finally looking like they’re back after their complete domination of Clemson 51-14 on Saturday night is the job head coach Jimbo Fisher has done since taking over for Bobby Bowden in 2010. Though it hasn’t gone as well as some Noles fans have liked, Fisher has slowly […]

Live from the message boards: Florida fans are now debating if Will Muschamp is better than Ron Zook

Every week of the college football season, we check in to see how a fanbase in handling either a tough loss or an unexpected loss. Today, we check on the Florida Gators fanbase after yet another loss. This time to Missouri. And with the season up in flames, they are left to ponder whose tenure […]

USC reaching out to Tony Dungy could signal a change in philosophy for Pat Haden

Tony Dungy joined the Dan Patrick Show on Monday and revealed that USC had reached out to his people to gauge his interest in taking their open coaching job. Predictably, Dungy has zero interest in taking the job, but that’s not the story here. The real story here is that a school that has the […]

USC players learned of Lane Kiffin’s firing through a 4:00am text message

When USC arrived back in Los Angeles after losing to Arizona State 62-41 on Saturday, players had no indication that he had been fired. According receiver Marquise Lee, once Kiffin got off the plane, he headed to his car while the team headed for the team bus. Which is usually what happens according to Lee.

Fan wins 80-inch TV thanks to the Miami Hurricanes dropping 77 on Savannah State

While the pundits wring their hands over how it’s a travesty that FBS schools schedule small FCS schools to hold a glorified scrimmage, the University of Miami and Savannah State are perfectly happy with their 77-0 affair from Saturday. On Miami’s end, they got a W and were able to get younger players some game […]

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney is in favor of letting players skip college and go straight to the pros

While everyone wants to debate whether or not student athletes should be paid for their services, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delaney wants no part of it. Instead Delaney is in favor of ending the debate once and for all by giving student athletes the choice of which path they want to go down.

NCAA to gradually restore Penn State scholarships

From the NCAA: “Due to Penn State University’s continued progress toward ensuring athletics integrity, the NCAA Executive Committee is gradually restoring football scholarships the university lost because of sanctions more than a year ago. These changes were endorsed by the Division I Board of Directors and based on the recommendation of George Mitchell, the independent […]

College Football Week 4 Retrospection: Where the games where as bad as you thought they would be

A rather blah Week 4 is in the books. Of note, Mack Brown and Lane Kiffin have something to smile about and Dana Holgorsen doesn’t. It’s time for retrospection.

Live from the message boards: It’s clear to some West Virginia fans that Dana Holgorsen is in way over his head

Every week of the college football season, we check in to see how a fanbase is handling either a tough loss or an unexpected loss. Today, we check on the West Virginia Mountaineers fanbase after watching Maryland dismantle their team 37-0. And despite watching a Dana Holgorsen lead Mountaineer team drop 70 on Clemson in […]