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Bahamas Bowl Set For Christmas Eve

Bahamas Bowl Set For Christmas Eve

by Christopher Smith

Move over, Hawaii. In terms of exotic Christmas Eve bowl destinations, Nassau, Bahamas, may be the new king. Tribune242, the Nassau paper, reported the game will kick off at noon ET in Thomas A Robinson National Stadium...
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Week 1 Fireworks: MAC Upsets Brewing

Week 1 Fireworks: MAC Upsets Brewing

by Thomas Delves

Week one of the college football season is great for two reasons. The first reason is that it means college football is back! You get to cheer on your favorite school with optimism and expectations through the roof... Read more

An Early Look At 5 Potential SEC Upsets

An Early Look At 5 Potential SEC Upsets

by Dan Harralson

Spring football has come and gone. SEC nation will enjoy the latter part of spring and then summertime, at least as much as it can without football, before Labor Day weekend arrives... Read more

Rice Gives Bailiff New Five-Year Contract

Rice Gives Bailiff New Five-Year Contract

by Christopher Smith

After Rice won its first outright conference championship in 56 years, the school rewarded coach David Bailiff with a new five-year contract, it announced Friday... Read more

Winston Tops Bovada's Heisman Odds

Winston Tops Bovada's Heisman Odds

by Christopher Smith

Bovada released its 2014 Heisman Trophy odds Friday, and Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston begins his defense as a 2/1 favorite... Read more

A Bowden To Coach UAB?

A Bowden To Coach UAB?

by Christopher Smith

The Bowden family has deep roots in Birmingham, Ala., and UAB's football team has for a long time been rudderless to the point of embarrassment... Read more

Western Kentucky Promotes OC Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky Promotes OC Jeff Brohm

by Christopher Smith

Western Kentucky elevated offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm to replace Bobby Petrino, who left after one season to return to Louisville... Read more

Our Experts

Joe Coughlin

Joe Coughlin

FBS Columnist


We're All Idiots, But I Have Proof: '13 Offensive Stars

This piece shouldn’t even be written. It’s embarrassing. I’ll unwrap the surprise for you: Five of the Top 20 offensive FBS players in 2013, I didn’t rank in my preseason Top 100 — including the top two. Check out the preseason Top 20: 1... 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: Florida Swamped

Attention: The following paragraph does not have an error in it, it just seems the two teams are reversed. Central Florida is in the hunt for a BCS Bowl bid. Florida is hoping for any kind of bowl bid. That's right... Read more

Dan Harralson

Dan Harralson

Conference USA Contributing Writer


Has Targeting Rule Revolutionized College Football?

The targeting rule has hit college football this year in a way that most people probably didn't expect.  Players, coaches and the media talked about the rule change often throughout all of the conference media days in July... Read more

Debates

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Better 2013: Louisiana Tech or North Texas?

by Jordan Michael

Since Conference USA has added six new teams for 2013, let’s compare a few of the new squads. We’ll start with Louisiana Tech and North Texas out of the West division... 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

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

Ranking FBS Starting QBs: 1 to 125

Ranking FBS Starting QBs: 1 to 125

by Joe Jenkins

Kickoff Countdown: Four Days Editor's Note: This is the fourth 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