Value of Shawn Oakman and Scooby Wright Is Clear Week 1

Value of Shawn Oakman and Scooby Wright Is Clear Week 1

"Next man up" can be found on page 78, paragraph 10 of the football coachingĀ Almanac of Cliches. Given the inevitability of injuries, there's merit to the philosophy. But when the next man is following someone the caliber of Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman or Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright, cliches go out the window. That's become…

Houston-SMU Has Ingredients for A Fun Rivalry

Houston-SMU Has Ingredients for A Fun Rivalry

Both Houston and SMU look forward to 2015 with lively, young head coaches, both of whom flourished as coordinators in their previous stops. Houston's Tom Herman and SMU's Chad Morris bring proven offensive acumen, each guiding two of the nation's most exciting offenses at Ohio State and Clemson, respectively. Their respective brands of uptempo football…

How Much Sense Does The SEC Make For Everett Golson?

How Much Sense Does The SEC Make For Everett Golson?

Transferring Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson is down to two possible destinations, Clint Brewster of 247Sports reported on Sunday: South Carolina and Georgia. Update: Saw report that #ND grad transfer Everett Golson is visiting South Carolina Monday but source tells @FoxSports that is not accurate.— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) May 11, 2015 Brewster writes Golson will…

Everett Golson Just Became College Football’s Hottest Free Agent

Everett Golson Just Became College Football’s Hottest Free Agent

The promising, frustrating, interrupted and altogether tumultuous Notre Dame career of quarterback Everett Golson is over. ESPN.com's Brett McMurphy and FoxSports.com's Bruce Feldman each reported Thursday that Everett Golson is transferring upon his graduation later this month. QB Everett Golson transferring from Notre Dame to play final season at another school, source told @ESPN— Brett…

College Football News for April 16: Alabama’s A-Day Game

College Football News for April 16: Alabama’s A-Day Game

CFBHuddle.com has your college football headlines for Thursday, April 16, piping hot and completely tax-free. Enjoy! Five Players to Watch in the Alabama A-Day Game, Duane Rankin, Montgomery Advertiser Alabama's A-Day Game on Saturday might as well be dubbed the Coker Bowl. And, indeed, Jacob Coker is ranked the No. 1 player to watch on…

Eastern Washington Coach Beau Baldwin Faces A Double-Edged Sword

Eastern Washington Coach Beau Baldwin Faces A Double-Edged Sword

Eastern Washington head coach Beau Baldwin knows firsthand how much impact a transfer quarterback can have on a program. With SMU quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell guiding the offense, Baldwin's Eagles capped the 2010 season by winning the Football Championship Subdivision national title. That was the last championship claimed by a program other than North Dakota…