Q&A: A Sopranos Head Coach for Rutgers; Best IC Champs

HBO grew into the hub for critically acclaimed, mature TV it is today thanks to one series: The Sopranos. With all due respect to OZ -- or Dream On or Spawn, if those were your sorta thing -- The Sopranos was the first series that made HBO must-subscribe television. This week's edition of CFB Huddle…

Four Downs on Week 7: American Rising

The Bowl Championship Series came back from summer break upgraded to College Football Playoff and had become too good for the American Athletic Conference. Since their break-up, the American loaded up with great coaches, began maximizing the potential of some of its programs, and has come back smoking hot. The Playoff didn't know what it…

College Football Coaching Carousel 2015 Promises Insanity

The coaching carousel spins more like a Gravitron than a merry-go-round in 2015. Openings in the SEC, Pac-12 and two in the Big Ten promise more reshuffling than 2011 -- and it's only Oct. 12. Steve Spurrier's immediately retirement from South Carolina Monday, first reported and by Sports Illustrated, makes five vacancies opened since the…

Four Downs on Week 6: A Kanye Breakdown of The Alabama Football Dynasty

When evaluating the current state of Alabama football, I can't help but think of Kanye's 2005 single, "Diamonds of Sierra Leone." The above may be the quintessential introduction to Four Downs. First Down: Alabama Football Through Kanye Let's run a particularly germane portion through the CFB Huddle Genius for translation: People askin' me if I'm…

CFBHuddle Group of Five All-American Team: Defense and Specialists

On Monday, CFBHuddle.com unveiled its picks for the preseason Group of Five All-American team. It's the defense and special teams turn, and one thing is abundantly clear: I think highly of the defenses at Boise State, Louisiana Tech and Utah State. Not coincidentally, all three are teams capable of competing for their respective conference championships,…

Week 1 Saturday Six-Pack: College Football Picks and Previews

Welcome to the first installment of The College Football Huddle's season-long college football picks and previews column, the Saturday Six-Pack. (more…)