Mele Kalikimaka: Hawaii’s Holiday Spot on the Bowl Calendar

Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii's way to say Merry Christmas to you. Hawaii's other way of wishing America a Merry Christmas is through college football, a tradition going strong since 1937. I have a special affinity for Hawaii at the holidays. My one visit to the Islands was my honeymoon, one week before Christmas. There was…

Colorado Football Keeps The Faith In Its Comeback

Head coach Mike MacIntyre describes "the Four Fs" on which the Colorado Buffaloes are built: "Foundation, family, future and football." Add a fifth F for the Buffaloes: faith. Sefo Liufau and Chidobe Awuzie both sported crucifixes at the Pac-12 Conference's Media Days this July in Hollywood. "The crosses symbolize a lot for us," Awuzie said.…

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…

5 For Friday: Football Trick Videos

Congratulations on enduring another work week. To celebrate, enjoy some football trick videos, inspired by San Jose State quarterback Kenny Potter. San Jose State's official athletic account tweeted the following clip of Potter launching a pass from the back row of Spartan Stadium, into a trash can below. We see you @kpot_5: Drop it in…

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…

Four Downs on College Football Week 8

Just when you think you have it all figured out... College football Week 8 wasn't exactly the most intriguing offering of games this season, but if you've followed the sport for any length of time, that should tell you to expect chaos. And chaos is exactly what we got. Playoff hopefuls Florida State and Utah…

September Superlatives: Leonard Fournette, Jeremy Cash Shine

A month of the 2015 campaign is complete, and it went by faster than a Leonard Fournette touchdown run. College football's season is the shortest of any major sport's, and September's end is a harsh reminder. We're now a third through the season, when it seems just yesterday Montana and North Dakota State were just…