Bowl Preview Bonanza, Part I

An unprecedented number of bowl games means a multifaceted bowl preview for you, dear CFB Huddle reader. Saturday opens the 2015-'16 bowl season with a hearty, five-game slate, featuring teams from the Mountain West, Sun Belt, MAC and Pac-12. Uh, and BYU. It doesn't have a conference. So, yeah, the first bowl preview isn't quite…

College Football News and Reads Round-Up, Nov. 13: Mizzou, McCaffrey and More

Earlier this week, as the first reports from the Mizzou student protest began trickling into the national consciousness, I decried the all-too-prevalent practice of hate-clicking. News as an industry is in dire straits, as Timothy Egan perfectly describes in Friday's New York Times. The knee-jerk reactionary tone free from reporting, context or curiosity fosters the…

#FunBeltTuesday: Arkansas State vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Becoming An Annual Rivalry

Tonight's installment in the mid-October tradition that is #FunBeltTuesday features burgeoning rivals Arkansas State and Louisiana-Lafayette in familiar roles. The Red Wolves host the Ragin' Cajuns with both teams undefeated in early Sun Belt Conference play, and each as leading contenders for the league title. In much the same vein November Tuesdays and Wednesdays gave…

Week 7 Saturday Six-Pack: A Wild Seven Days Reaches A Climax

So...that was an eventful week. A Top 10 team lost its quarterback, a preseason College Football Playoff pick lost its head coach and one of the game's all-time coaching legends abruptly retired. Oh, yeah! There are still games to be played, too. The chaos with which Week 7 began carried over in its first game,…