| Jan 2, 2013
| 10:27 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Muhammad Ali, the iconic "Louisville Lip," represented his hometown university at the ceremonial coin flip before Wednesday's Sugar Bowl matchup with the Florida Gators.
A few minutes later, the Gators hit the canvas faster and...
| Dec 1, 2012
ATLANTA -- Alabama and Georgia haven't played in football since 2008 but won't be completely startled when they bump into each other at the Georgia Dome on Saturday.
At stake is the Southeastern Conference championship — otherwise known as the...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 9:37 PM
— Alabama will play Notre Dame for the national championship in the game everyone wants to see, but only after playing the game no one wanted to end.
File it to your smartphone memory or even carve it in a park bench: Alabama 32, Georgia 28.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 2:38 PM
A few days ago, I asked Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher about all of the rumors and rumblings concerning his name being tied to other college coaching jobs.
His message was clear.
"I'm very happy at Florida State," Jimbo said. "I'm content to be...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Question: Where do you put USC's chances of knocking Notre Dame off?
Answer: I put the chances smack dab between my bobbleheads of Tommy Trojan and Lou Holtz. Seriously, I think USC has a decent chance. My colleague Gary Klein made an...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 7:37 PM
JACKSONVILLE — You knew eventually it had to happen.
You knew sooner or later the Florida Gators couldn't keep winning the way they were winning — with defense, special teams, punting and kicking, smoke and mirrors.
Well, Florida's tiny...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 10:08 PM
It was a rotten day to be undefeated, or USC, or the BCS standings, which suddenly got indigestion.
It was great to be Kansas State, Kent State, Ohio State, Florida State, Michigan State, Boise State, McNeese State — but not New Mexico State or...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Once upon a time — actually this week — in a land not too far away, two kings stood defiant as adversity swirled around them.
Both held court in front of hordes of media members, who came armed with only questions and were seeking nothing...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
As much as you, me and a lot of people love football season, there's a city that loves it even more. It's Las Vegas because the action on the gridiron brings a lot of action to the sports books as Vegas remains one of the few places in the country where...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:18 AM
UCF quarterback Blake Bortles is moving up some draft boards, and Knights' coach George O'Leary said he will sit with the junior quarterback to discuss options when the season is over.
O'Leary said Bortles must seriously consider his options if he is...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Even at its best, the Gators' run defense had a tough time containing Georgia tailback Todd Gurley.
On Saturday, Gurley returns to the Bulldogs lineup to face a Florida run 'D' that looks nothing like the formidable group he faced as a freshman in 2012....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:36 AM
Tank it for Teddy? If you’re a fan of the Jacksonville Jaguars or the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, it’s easy to see why you may want Jags or Bucs to continue their downward spiral in the standings in hopes of landing a top draft pick in the...