New Kickoff Rule in College Football Stinks

You know the phrase, “what are we doing here?”  That is what I feel about the new rule change the NCAA made regarding kickoffs in college football. From NCAA.com: The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel approved altering football’s kickoff rules to allow the receiving team to fair catch the kick inside the 25-yard line and…

Moral of the FBI Probe: It’s Time to Pay the Players

For those of you who are a longtime followers of this blog (thank you, by the way), y’all would know that I have LONG been an opponent for student-athletes getting paid. In fact, I’ve argued against that idea for a long time, on blog posts and during an appearance on HuffPost Live with Eric Lamont…

Time to Get Serious About Sexual Assaults on College Campuses

This is a scary world we’re living in. A world where sexual assaults and abuse take place, often long before the offenders are punished.  A world where a great number of those assaults and abuse occur on college campuses.  A world where the offenders are often men in positions of power and influence.  A world…

Nick Saban Is in Rarified Air

What more can you say about Nick Saban? He led the Alabama Crimson Tide to his sixth national championship last night, coming from a 13-0 hole to beat Georgia. By the way, Saban is the first dude to win national championships at TWO different schools (Alabama and LSU). He did it by yanking a dude…

The World’s Quickest 2018 College Football Playoff Preview

Oklahoma vs. Georgia Yeah, I know that Baker Mayfield is sick (or hungover from a bender), but I am not going to bet against him. There is a reason why Mayfield won the Heisman Trophy: the dude can ball. The only thing I don’t like about the Sooners is that they do not play defense….

The College Football Playoff: The Alabama Invitational

Editor’s note: shout out to Shannon Sharpe for coining the phrase used in the title of this rant.  Check him out on “Undisputed” from 9:30 to noon weekdays on FS1. I knew the College Football Playoff committee didn’t want to leave Alabama out when they ranked the Crimson Tide #5 after their beatdown at the…

Jimbo to Texas A&M: Huh???

College football has given us a few head scratchers over the last few years. Maryland leaving the ACC (where it was a charter member) for the Big Ten. Nebraska leaving the Big 12 for the Big Ten. The bizarre Tennessee football coach search saga (now that weak-ass athletics director for fired). Time to add the…