Ole Miss: The Stupid Scandal Befitting Our Stupid World

Peruse the headlines of the day, and one thing becomes abundantly clear: We live in the dumbest of times. In a world where the possibility of Kid Rock serving in the United States Senate exists, it's only fitting college football provides us with a scandal of supreme stupidity. Such is the sordid tale of Ole…

Jarrett Stidham Has What Gus Malzahn Needs

Jarrett Stidham rolls onto The Plains offering Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn the elixir to cure the Tigers' woes. Luring the transferring Baylor quarterback into a Tigers uniform presents a challenge for Malzahn, however. Stidham, the talented youngster who expertly filled Seth Russell's Heisman-contending shoes last season, visited Auburn Wednesday, per 247Sports' Brandon Marcello. He…

Arkansas Refuses to Play Arkansas State (Still). Hogwash

Every so often, a reminder that Arkansas refuses to play Arkansas State resurfaces, and I am reminded once more that not all college football traditions need upholding. A column in Thursday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette broached the subject anew, prompting Razorbacks head coach Bret Bielema to reiterate the program's timetable for playing Arkansas State: "Never." Bielema offered…

No First Place Votes for Appalachian State in Sun Belt Poll

The Sun Belt Conference revealed its preseason poll Friday, and defending champion Georgia Southern edged perennial contender Louisiana-Lafayette for top billing. No surprise there, but the lack of first-place votes for Appalachian State? Here it is! The 2015 @SunBelt football preseason poll. #FunBelt pic.twitter.com/PPb7kpAk8i— Sun Belt Conference (@SunBelt) July 17, 2015 The Mountaineers are tabbed fourth…

Best Group of Five Nonconference Games in 2015

A variety of outlets are filling the 12 remaining weeks before college football season begins with countdowns of the best games, whether nonconference, intra-league or across divisions. Well, I feel pretty confident writing that in the sea of college football listicles, the following -- spotlighting the best Group of Five nonconference games in the coming…

College Football News April 17: LSU QB Situation

Friday's college football headlines tackle the dire LSU QB situation, which takes center stage in the Tigers' spring game Saturday. Wisconsin is also scrimmaging this weekend, as the Badgers' process of Melvin Gordon moves forward. LSU Spring Game: Five Things to Watch, David Ching, ESPN.com LSU hosts its National L-Club Game Saturday afternoon, and all…