| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:58 PM
CLEMSON, S.C. — Jameis Winston is the best player in the country.
Florida State is the best team in the country.
I know it, you know it and now the entire nation knows it, too, after watching Winston and the No. 5-ranked Seminoles destroy...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Jimbo Fisher refuses to root against Alabama or Oregon or any other team ranked ahead of his Florida State Seminoles in the national polls.
The man who has rebuilt FSU into a national power says it goes against everything he stands for to cheer when...
| Oct 13, 2013
Condoleezza Rice was President George W. Bush's national security advisor and secretary of state. She was one of the architects of American foreign policy during the War on Terror's formative years. She looked into Vladimir Putin's cold blue eyes and...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:42 PM
— The NFL knew what is was doing last spring when it put its schedule together and came out with the Philadelphia Eagles playing on national television in a Week 1 Monday night game.
It knew that Philly's dynamic new head coach, Chip Kelly, would...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:13 PM
In his second year on the job, coach Will Muschamp won 11 games, beat Florida State, took the Florida Gators to a BCS bowl and had UF in contention for a spot in the national championship game until the final weekend of the regular season.
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:57 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Coaches still searching for leaders and playmakers often rationalize by praising their depth. So when Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly took that tack Thursday at the team's media day it only guaranteed Irish fans they will want to...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:24 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — By the time Alabama amassed 529 yards and annihilated Notre Dame 42-14 Monday night to win the Bowl Championship Series title game at Sun Life Stadium, everything had eluded linebacker Manti Te'o's grasp but the truth.
| Jun 2, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Their teams have won six straight national championships. So Southeastern Conference football coaches and presidents have earned the right to be a little chirpy.
But some of the blather coming from last week's SEC meetings in Destin, Fla., stunk worse...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 11:07 PM
Look at the bright side. Or, really, the dark side.
The kids at Grace Hall are going to sleep a lot better during the second semester.
That darn #1 sign on the roof that's been glaring every night since November can finally be turned off.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:30 AM
SOUTH BEND -- Winning will soothe the indignation of ND Nation.
That’s the only mea culpa Notre Dame football fans care to accept.
They’re a unique breed. If Brian Kelly doesn’t already know it by now, he’ll find out in the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:09 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Taste the pie once, can't wait for the next bite.
Even if it came with a bitter aftertaste.
Sampling the BCS National Championship Game, despite the 42-14 thumping administered by Alabama, has fueled the Notre Dame football team's desire...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:16 AM
Passion trumped logic in Kurt Dargis’ life.
And, man, is he glad it did.
The 44-year-old Dargis grew up in Michigan City, graduating from Rogers High in 1987. Though he didn’t play any varsity sports, he still remembers the Rogers boys...