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Bowl Slate For 2015 Reaches 40 Games

Bowl Slate For 2015 Reaches 40 Games

by Christopher Smith

With TV revenue for live sporting events continuing to rake in money, the NCAA is set to add a 40th bowl game in 2015, the Orlando Sentinel reported Tuesday. That total is up from 28 in 2005-06, which then was considered a monstrous figure...
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Can Taggart Repeat History And Revive USF?

Can Taggart Repeat History And Revive USF?

by Jackson Wang

If history repeats itself, South Florida is in good hands. Bulls head coach Willie Taggart's first year in Tampa was similar to what he did in his first year at Western Kentucky... Read more

Connecticut Can Grow With QB Casey Cochran

Connecticut Can Grow With QB Casey Cochran

by Matt Seidel

The positive for UConn fans from last season was that the Huskies won three games in a row to close out their 2013 schedule. The drawback was that they started the season 0-9, including losses to FCS schools (e.g... Read more

Houston, Do We Have A Problem?

Houston, Do We Have A Problem?

by Matt Seidel

Following a tepid 5-7 season in Conference USA in 2012, Houston coach Tony Levine made a switch at defensive coordinator by bringing in David Gibbs to shore up its woeful defense... Read more

Late Bloomer to Watch: Martin Ifedi

Late Bloomer to Watch: Martin Ifedi

by Jackson Wang

Memphis football has been struggling for many years now. Last season, the Tigers went 3-9 overall with just one conference win. But one defensive player is trying to turn around the program — redshirt senior Martin Ifedi... Read more

Breakout Player To Watch: P.J. Walker

Breakout Player To Watch: P.J. Walker

by Jackson Wang

Temple has a new sheriff in town. At 6-foot-1 and 200 pounds, freshman quarterback P.J. Walker has already given the Owls a bright look into the future... Read more

New Year, New Look: USF Reveals New Helmets

New Year, New Look: USF Reveals New Helmets

by Matt Seidel

USF was dreadful in Willie Taggart’s inaugural campaign. Shifting from Skip Holtz and Todd Fitch’s spread to Taggart’s Harbaugh-inspired offense was disastrous. The offense averaged a putrid 13... Read more

March Madness Proves That Football Is King
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March Madness Proves That Football Is King

by Matt Phifer

With March Madness upon us and both sports and non-sports fans obsessively checking their brackets, it's hard to imagine that this isn't the biggest event in college sports. But it's not... Watch

Orlando Overhaul: Replacing Blake Bortles And Storm Johnson

Orlando Overhaul: Replacing Blake Bortles And Storm Johnson

by Matt Seidel

Following a historic season that saw the university vanquish a Top-10 team on the road and claim its first victory against its closest rival, the University of Central Florida traveled to the desert and defeated Baylor in a scoreboard-lighting... Read more

Our Experts

Stacey Mickles

Stacey Mickles

Big 12 Contributing Writer


Joe Coughlin

Joe Coughlin

FBS Columnist


NFL Decision Won't Pay Off For All

College football dominated the headlines since New Year's. First and foremost for bowl games, but not far behind were big-time college athlete's decisions to cash in their lottery ticket at the NFL register. Kudos, kids... Read more

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith

FBS Senior Editor


Degenerate's Bowl Paradise: Bet Like Mad

There are 35 bowl games this season. We're headed for 39 this year. As Joe Coughlin explained in his column this week, nearly two-thirds of FBS teams will enjoy the postseason next year... Read more

Steve Barnes

Steve Barnes

FBS Columnist


What To Watch: Oxford An Important Football City

I keep up regularly with one friend from my college days at Ole Miss. Caron and I were both Florida kids in a small town called Oxford in north Mississippi. We had common ground. I dated her best friend... Read more

Debates

  • Houston's Markeith Ambles could be a breakout receiver this year playing alongside Deontay Greenberry in a pass-happy offense. Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images.
  • Breshad Perriman played a big role in UCF's offensive success last year. He will look to continue that success with a new quarterback this fall. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images.

AAC Breakout WR: Ambles, Moore Or Perriman?

by Jackson Wang

Houston, Cincinnati, and UCF are all looking to have a big year in the AAC this season. With the conference up for grabs, all three teams will be chasing after the AAC championship... Read more




Best Of

March Madness Bracket Substituting 2013 Football Teams

March Madness Bracket Substituting 2013 Football Teams

by Christopher Wuensch

Admit it. Your brackets went belly-up. Come on … Mercer? Really? Mercer? If hindsight (20-20) were a college basketball squad, it’d be .500 and, at best, a bubble team. Even when we know the results, the bigger picture can still lack focus... Read more

College Football Awards: RB Andre Williams Deserving

College Football Awards: RB Andre Williams Deserving

by Christopher Smith

Boston College running back Andre Williams won the award recognizing the best running back in college football. As a Doak Walker Award voter, I paid particular attention to that announcement Thursday during the college football awards show on ESPN... Read more

Kickoff Countdown: Food And Football

Kickoff Countdown: Food And Football

by Steve Barnes

Kickoff Countdown: One Day Editor's Note: This is the seventh in a seven-day series designed to sustain college football fans until North Carolina and South Carolina kick off the season Aug. 29 at 6 p.m. ET... Read more

Kickoff Countdown: 2013 Bold Predictons

Kickoff Countdown: 2013 Bold Predictons

by Christopher Smith

Kickoff Countdown: Three Days Editor's Note: This is the fifth in a seven-day series designed to sustain college football fans until North Carolina and South Carolina kick off the season Aug. 29 at 6 p.m. ET... Read more