There Is No Meaningless Bowl Game

On either side of BYU head coach Kalani Sitake sat mud-soaked players, fresh off a 24-21 win over Wyoming in the Poinsettia Bowl. "The win is all them. They're the ones [who] are dirty," Sitake said. "I'm only dirty because they hugged me and they dumped Powerade on me." Running back Jamaal Williams joked, had…

Lane Kiffin Got A Head Coaching Job Before Mario Cristobal. Huh.

Multiple reports Monday morning say Lane Kiffin is Florida Atlantic-bound, in a vast deviation from months of Twitterati suggesting the former Raiders/Tennessee Vols/USC Trojans head coach for more prominent vacancies at Miami, Oregon and LSU. FAU is more the level of job Kiffin needs to reestablish himself as a head coach, to be certain. A…

Louisiana Tech Features Football’s Best Tag Team

Some of the greatest tag teams in history passed through Louisiana as part of the Mid-South wrestling territory: the Midnight Express, the Rock-n-Roll Express, the Fabulous Freebirds. The territory days are long gone -- much like the era of geographically logical conferences -- but the spirit of memorable tag teams lives on in the Louisiana…

Thursday Night Football Is For The Kids

Thursday nights take on a much different vibe in adulthood than in those four(-plus) magical years of college. It's really no surprise, then, that Thursday night football takes on a much more fun aura when played by college kids, and the version involving pros is often a joyless slog. On college campuses nationwide, Thursday marks…

Saturday 6-Pack Week 1, Part 2

Week 1's slate between kicking off between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 ET alone provided enough great matchups to fill most Saturdays. But that was just the beginning. Part 2 of the Week 1 Saturday Six-Pack rounds out the Best Opening Saturday in College Football History™ with picks for the second half. A couple of ACC…

ICYMI: College Football’s Best of the Rest Night 1

The first full offering of college football in the 2016 campaign featured some close, and strange finishes, so who cares if points were in short supply? After years of games turning into a hybrid of football and hoops -- Grassketball, if you will -- some defense was a little refreshing. How often is it we…

Saturday Six-Pack, Thursday Edition: Opening Night Picks

The time is upon us: Opening Night 2016. College football is back! ...OK, college football's been back for a little less than a week now, with Cal-Hawaii and Charleston Southern-North Dakota State kicking off the season last weekend. But, for all intents and purposes, college football is REALLY back Thursday! Opening Night isn't as loaded…