| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Several NFL teams fired coaches Monday, so expect Stanford Coach David Shaw's name to once again be floated as a candidate for a pro job.
Shaw said that while it is "unbelievably flattering" and "really cool" to have his name come up, he has not been...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Erik Swenson knows he could have waited, which is why he didn't commit to Michigan on the spot when he attended the Wolverines' game against Notre Dame on Sept. 7.
But after taking unofficial visits to his three top schools, the sophomore offensive...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:05 PM
So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games.
USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:31 PM
They started calling him "Johnny Football" as a kid because, when things didn't go his way on the playground, he took his ball and went home.
Now hit me with a rim shot and a "piling on" penalty.
Unlike the paid psycho-babble experts on ESPN, I...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:20 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Stephen Morris threw two first-quarter touchdown passes, and Miami took advantage of Florida turnovers during four red-zone opportunities on the way to knocking off the 12th-ranked Gators, 21-16, on Saturday.
Duke Johnson added...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:20 PM
ATLANTA -- Christion Jones became the first Alabama player since at least the 1940s to have two returns for touchdowns, Vinnie Sunseri brought back an interception for another TD, and the top-ranked Crimson Tide overcame a sluggish offensive performance...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
After losing its first two games, the University of Connecticut football team faces the powerful Michigan Wolverines this weekend at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. While Husky Nation hopes for an upset, there are loud grumblings that coach Paul...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:32 PM
When is the athletic department going to stop scheduling these supposed creampuff schools for ostensible early-season scrimmage victories when the downside risk is being the "victim" of one of the greatest upsets in college football history? Michigan...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Friday night, the Griffin was superior to the Phoenix.
Roshan Patel scored with just more than two minutes left in overtime to give William and Mary (3-2-1) a 1-0 win at No. 24 Elon (5-1-1) near Greensboro, N.C.
In the 108th...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Wolverines dropped from 11th to 15th in the AP Top 25 rankings this week -- deservedly so, I might add. I wonder if this is the biggest drop after a victory in the history of the poll. I took......
| Jul 28, 2013
RICHMOND — Odds are, Kirk Cousins is going to play. Not just in preseason, mind you, but in real games with considerable stakes that could determine whether the Washington Redskins reach their playoff potential.
Not to wish any harm to Robert...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The way UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni sees it, the Huskies have improved from one game to the next.
They were better against Maryland in Week 2 than they were against Towson in Week 1, and they were better against Michigan in Week 3 than they were against...