Football season is right around the corner. Can you feel it? My husband watches every single sport under the sun, but the only sport I actually look forward to watching with him each year is football. It doesn’t matter if we’re talking about the NFL or NCAA – I enjoy both equally. Show More Summary
Showtime’s “A Season With” NCAA football behind-the-scenes show covered Notre Dame and Florida State in its first two seasons. This time around, they’re departing from the traditional powers and looking at a rather distinct side of college football, going behind the scenes with Navy. Show More Summary
Last Thursday was what activist and rape survivor Brenda Tracy now considers a typical day. In the early afternoon, she spoke to the University of Massachusetts football team about sexual assault and domestic violence prevention. In the evening, she gave the same talk to the men’s basketball team. But between her meetings with the Minutemen, […]
Let’s get this out of the way: NCAA amateurism, the system that lets predominately white coaches and executives become millionaires on the back of predominately black labor, is an exploitative, racist, and broken system that needs to be reformed yesterday. The statistics back this up. A 2013 study by the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for […]
The Rebels aren’t going bowling. Now whose season will they wreck along the way? This is not a piece about either former Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze’s firing or the Rebels’ longstanding battle with the NCAA. We’ve written those pieces. Show More Summary
The Rebels will get their day in NCAA court in September. The NCAA’s investigation into the football program at Ole Miss is now about a half-decade long. The proceedings could come to an end soon. Ole Miss officials will have their hearing with the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions on Sept. Show More Summary
In June, Donald De La Haye’s days as a kicker for Central Florida’s football team were seemingly coming to an end after the NCAA gave him an ultimatum—either shut down his YouTube channel, for which he makes money from ad revenue, or quit college sports. Last week, he made the tough decision to give up his NCAA eligibility rather […]
College Game Day and all things NCAA football are just around the corner, and oddsmakers are weighing in on what programs are poised to go the distance. Read more...
It’s pushing 11 p.m. as a throng of UCLA football players linger to chat on one side of the team’s new on-campus practice fields. Some have peeled off their jersey tops, revealing backs slick with sweat from the toil of the first day of training camp. For a good chunk of the team, these idle minutes...
The very first college football game of the 2017 NCAA season is in less than three weeks and that means it is time for the preseason Amway Coaches Top 25 Poll, and a familiar face is on top. Yes, the Alabama Crimson Tide is sitting on top of the first poll with Ohio State right behind them in second place. Show More Summary
Back in June, Donald De La Haye, who plays football at the University of Central Florida, gained considerable media attention thanks to a conundrum he faced. As he explained, his athletic scholarship was in jeopardy because of his Deestroying...Show More Summary
And college football has been saved. UCF kicker Donald La Haye has a YouTube channel. La Haye has produced and starred in dozens of his own videos, some of which have garnered hundreds of thousands of views. De La Haye’s account is “monetized,” to use YouTube’s term, which means he makes advertising money when people watch them. Show More Summary
NCAA football goes bowling.
Let’s go back and try to beat all 20 of these College Classics. Before its last edition, NCAA Football 14, EA Sports had been cranking out college football games for years and years. The game served as a perfect counterpart to the ongoing Madden series. Show More Summary
What one rival linebacker says, or doesn’t say, is the investigation’s biggest X factor. The fate of the University of Mississippi’s football program could hinge on live comments from current Mississippi State linebacker Leo Lewis to...Show More Summary
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The two-a-day football practices are going the way of tear-away jerseys and the wishbone formation.
The two-a-day football practices that coaches once used to toughen up their teams and cram for the start of the season are going the way of tear-away jerseys and the … Click to Continue »
A new proposal by the NCAA to extend the college football season to 14 weeks isn’t going over as well as some might have thought with some coaches and school officials pushing back on the idea, citing concerns over player safety. The current regular season is 13 weeks with most teams allowed a...