| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
There’s so much talk about college football needing a playoff system. Fans are overjoyed that the NCAA is adapting a 4-team playoff in a couple years. Let us not forget that college football already has a playoff system, and it’s called...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:41 PM
TUSTIN, Calif. -- The entire coaching staff of the 2011 Tustin Red Cobras Junior Pee Wee football team was suspended for one year on Friday after an investigation into a reported bounty program involving young players.
The monthlong investigation by...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:21 PM
BLACKSBURG — Before the season started, the most optimistic of projections for Virginia Tech's defense had it ranking right up with the exploits of the 1999 group that helped Tech reach the Bowl Championship Seriestitle game.
| Feb 20, 2011
Ollie Matson, a remarkably versatile football player who had the misfortune during a 14-year career in the National Football League to play on mostly bad teams, among them some of the worst Los Angeles Rams clubs in history — and made it to the Hall...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 10:09 AM
It's been a busy offseason for Orlando Boone High quarterback Alton Meeks. And most of it hasn't exactly been a lot of fun.
First of all, the painful part was the surgery and rehab of a torn labrum in his right, throwing shoulder. He's getting there, but...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 5:16 AM
Miami Jackson wide receiver DeAndre Jasper will have a rare opportunity on Saturday evening.
The senior will get a chance to watch two of his top schools on his recruiting list -- UCF and FIU -- at the same time. The two teams face off Saturday night...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 6:29 AM
The UCF football team may not be eligible to play for a Conference USA championship or appear in a bowl game during the 2012 season after all.
UCF President John Hitt said Tuesday in an exclusive interview with the Orlando Sentinel the school is asking...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 9:50 AM
Backup offensive lineman Brad Kunz was already wearing his national championship T-shirt and hat as the final minutes melted off the clock during Miami's 37-14 Rose Bowl win over Nebraska.
The redshirt freshman was celebrating with teammates. The victory...
| Jan 23, 2012
During a six-decade career, Joe Paterno transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power, creating a legacy that no one thought could be beaten — or tarnished.
But the Ivy League-educated coach who demanded that his players...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 1:39 PM
| Dec 25, 2010
| 12:17 PM
At first blush, Jim Harbaugh's career arc appears familiar: Star player migrates to coaching, works as a college assistant, dabbles in the NFL, returns to campus as a mid-major head coach and parlays success there into a headliner gig.
But wait. How...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 2:52 PM
When it comes down to deciding whether they'll return to Virginia Tech for another season or not, it's really a simple evaluation process for running backs Darren Evans and Ryan Williams.
Just how bad does the National Football League want them right...