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Jim Crow Cast A Shadow On Early Pro Football

Jim Crow Cast A Shadow On Early Pro Football

by Richard Martin

It was a fall evening in Ames, Iowa, home of Iowa State College, which became Iowa State University. The date was Oct. 6, 1923. The opponent: Minnesota. Jack Trice, born in 1902, was the son of a former slave and buffalo soldier... Read more

Week 5: What To Watch For In The Big 12

Week 5: What To Watch For In The Big 12

by Steve Pipps

After a slew of bye weeks, the Big 12 is back and we get a few games that could be close. Oklahoma and West Virginia are both on deserved bye weeks for Week 5... Read more

Clint Trickett And The (Possible) Rise Of West Virginia

Clint Trickett And The (Possible) Rise Of West Virginia

by Steve Pipps

West Virginia has its second difficult matchup of the season when Oklahoma travels to Morgantown this Saturday. What many considered at the beginning of the season as a probable blowout could be much closer than expected... Read more

Looking Forward To Week 3 In The Big 12

Looking Forward To Week 3 In The Big 12

by Steve Pipps

Conference play got underway in Week 2 with Kansas State and Iowa State squaring off in what was a close battle that the Wildcats pulled out, 32-28. The game may have been encouraging for Iowa State, but it was pretty discouraging for Kansas State... Read more

Big Ten Buffet: Week 3 Previews And Predictions

Big Ten Buffet: Week 3 Previews And Predictions

by Matt Natali

To quote my Big Ten Players of the Week blog entry from Monday (for lack of creativity on my part putting the state of the conference in simplest terms): To state that Big Ten football has seen better days would be an understatement... Read more

Big 12 Week 2: In The Movies

Big 12 Week 2: In The Movies

by Steve Pipps

Here we are, another week in the books and let me just toot my own horn for a second and say I was 7-1 this week, (thanks, Texas). My picks will be impressive once we get into conference play... Read more

ABCs Of The Big 12: J-R

ABCs Of The Big 12: J-R

by Steve Pipps

The ABCs of the Big 12 continues with letters J-R. J — J.W. Walsh The Cowboys trust in J.W. Walsh. Oklahoma State named Walsh the starting QB on Thursday and he will have the chance to prove himself right away against Florida State... Read more

The Center Of It All In The Big 12

The Center Of It All In The Big 12

by David Hiserote

When asked to identify a football player with a constant hand on the ball who makes pre-snap reads, calls audibles, and plays a key role in every offensive possession, the most obvious answer is of course, the quarterback... Read more

Impact Freshmen In The Big 12

Impact Freshmen In The Big 12

by David Hiserote

It is critical to coach-up existing talent in college football, but power-conference teams rarely, if ever, can compete with the nation’s elite without top-level recruits... Read more

College Football Drone Warfare

College Football Drone Warfare

by Steve Pipps

UCLA has made a step in the right direction. Last week, Bruins director of video operations Ken Norris unveiled a drone that helps give coaches previously unobtainable lines of sight. The drone is literally the eye in the sky... Read more