“This kid does not see cloudy skies,” Stanford Coach David Shaw says of Redskins rookie running back Bryce Love. “He only sees where he has to go.” (Carlos Osorio/AP) Les Carpenter July 18 at 7:00 AM Nobody would blame Washington Redskins running back Bryce Love for being angry at the unfairness of it all. Just […]
New head coach Les Miles won’t be the only new attraction coming to David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium this fall. University of Kansas Athletics Director Jeff Long announced Wednesday that fans attending KU home games now will be able to buy beer and wine, beginning with the Jayhawks’ Aug. 31 season opener versus Indiana State. […]
CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Paul Myerberg breaks down his college football offseason rankings USA TODAY USA TODAY Sports is getting ready for the 2019 college football season by breaking down the best players at each position in the Bowl Subdivision. Up next is the final group: the defensive backs. The SEC rules this list, […]
CLOSE The Michigan Wolverines host Notre Dame and Army, and end the season at home looking for Jim Harbaugh’s first win vs. Ohio State. Ryan Ford, Detroit Free Press Michigan football finally will win the Big Ten East. Scott Frost will begin Nebraska’s renaissance in earnest. Iowa will get back to Indianapolis. And Ryan Day’s first full […]
Gone are the days of redshirting most of a freshman class to ensure player development and depth down the road.
College football players, especially the blue chips, expect to be on the field as soon as they step on campus. In fact, the majority of five-stars have a three-year-and-out mindset with intentions on […]
Here’s an explanation of the new college football overtime rules. Another college football season is on the horizon, and the upcoming year will be met with a few rule changes relating to overtime. The first major rules change came in 1996 as the NCAA embraced the overtime format after decades of ties in impactful matchups. […]
Photo: John Zich (AP Photo) What would it take for a present-day football player to equal or surpass the sheer coolness of Barry Sanders, who turns 51 years old today? I’m not sure it’s even possible. Individual humans simply are not permitted to impose themselves on the sport’s structure in 2019 the way they were […]
SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Paul Myerberg breaks down his college football offseason rankings USA TODAY
After a grueling offseason, we’re finally here.
Fall practice kicks off across college football two weeks from now in anticipation of the 2019 season, the beginning of the road to the Playoff for a dozen or so programs with a realistic shot to get there.
The usual heavyweights, who have encouraged nationwide […]
7:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print October 29, 2016: That’s the last time Georgia lost a game to an SEC East foe. Kirby Smart’s Bulldogs erupted in 2017, winning the conference and reaching the finals of the College Football Playoff. And with no one else ranking higher than 28th in S&P+ […]