It won’t be cheap for Tennessee to get rid of Derek Dooley and his staff

The seat under Derek Dooley is getting hotter and hotter with each loss that the Vols suffer. And though, Nick Saban thinks Dooley “is doing a fantastic job”, we’ll go out on a limb and say that folks in Knoxville don’t quite agree. So that leads us to the decision that Tennessee will be forced […]

UNC football player Erik Highsmith used material written by 11-year-olds for a blog for his communications class

Just when you thought that the UNC football program was beginning to move on from the academic fraud scandal that landed them on probation, here comes a report from the News Observer that there is indeed more fraud to be concerned with. According to the report, UNC player Erik Highsmith plagiarized articles for a blog […]

Nick Saban says Derek Dooley “is doing a fantastic job” at Tennessee

It’s not unusual for Nick Saban to make statements that don’t really make sense. Case in point, Saban’s comments about Derek Dooley after Alabama dominated Tennessee 44-13. Saban used his opening statement in his post-game press conference to shower his former assistant with praise. Praise that most in Knoxville don’t agree with it.

In an attempt to uncover NCAA violations involving Tyrann Mathieu, Sports Illustrated finds itself in a bribery scandal

Thayer Evans and Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated wrote a wide ranging piece on former LSU star Tyrann Mathieu where the pair wades through Mathieu’s upbringing and the issues that got him kicked off the LSU football team.

Sorry Texas fans, Mack Brown says he has no plans to retire

Because we’re alums of Florida State University, we know this song and dance all too well. The head football coach has a ton of success at a school and almost becomes untouchable at said school. Program begins a slow downward spiral under said coach. But said coach wants to hang on because he thinks he […]

Jerry Sandusky and his wife Dottie wrote letters to judge blaming everyone they could possibly blame

Jerry Sandusky will be spending the next 30-60 years in prison. But before his sentencing, Sandusky and his wife Dottie each wrote letters to the presiding judge in the case. You would think that these letters would attempt to point out any good Sandusky has done in his life in a plea for leniency. Instead, […]

Jonna Chizik takes to Facebook to religiously encourage Auburn fans about their season

The last time we had a SEC coach’s wife posting their thoughts on Facebook, Brandy Pearl was comparing Bruce Pearl to Jesus. And though Gene Chizik’s wife Jonna’s Facebook post that urges Auburn fans to “RISE UP and snatch back what satan, himself, has stolen” is not on Pearl’s level, it’s still rather “interesting.”

Kevin Sumlin bans cameras from the locker room after Texas A&M’s post-game celebration was caught on video

Texas A&M came back from 10 points down with 7 minutes to go to beat Ole Miss 30-27 on Saturday. So afterwards, Kevin Sumlin and his team went to the locker room and celebrated like they had just won the National Championship. Which is fine.

Questionable Poses: Alabama fans use their baby as a football in family portrait

We’re not quite sure what to say about this photo. There’s just so much going on here. Dad has a t-shirt that has the word “Swag” on it. Mom actually agreed to let her newborn be used as a football. And the kids are smiling as if all this is normal. Well, besides the young […]

Jerry Sandusky sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison

Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison early Tuesday after being found guilty of 45 of 48 counts against him back in June. And though the sentence is probably not harsh enough for his victims, it guarantees that Sandusky will never see the light of day again. Sandusky continues to express […]