Graham Watson and Nick Bromberg (and Sam Ponder) prior to the 2015 College Football Playoff. After all, it’s been nearly six years since The Dagger’s Jeff Eisenberg invited me to join the Yahoo Sports team and now here I am, calling it quits. It was a trick-shot challenge between BYU star guard Jimmer
Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough reportedly suffered a broken leg during the third quarter of Monday’s loss to Clemson. Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough suffered a broken bone in his lower right leg during Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship loss to Clemson. “Bo Scarbrough suffered a
Alabama fell 35-31 to Clemson in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. Auburn fans like nothing more than to see Alabama fail. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s cause for celebration and that apparently means rolling the trees at Toomer’s Corner.
Clemson WR Hunter Refrow catches the game-winning touchdown in the College Football Playoff National Championship against Alabama. The 99th offensive play of Clemson’s national championship win against Alabama was the biggest both for Clemson and for former walk-on receiver Hunter Renfrow.
Notre Dame hired Chip Long as its new offensive coordinator. After it was initially reported back on Dec. 30, Notre Dame confirmed Monday it has hired Memphis’ Chip Long as its new offensive coordinator. In his first season with the Tigers, Long helped direct an offense that averaged 38.8 points per
Wrigley Field could host a bowl game in 2020. Could Wrigley Field be the next major ballpark to host a college football bowl game? “Concerts that may not sell out elsewhere sell out at Wrigley,” Kenney told the paper.
Teez Tabor is leaving Florida for the NFL draft. Florida cornerback Jalen “Teez” Tabor is leaving for the NFL draft. The announcement itself isn’t all that surprising, Tabor is one of the best defensive backs in the country, but the way he did it was heartwarming and meaningful.
Minnesota Golden Gophers head football coach Tracy Claeys has been fired despite notching best Gophers season in 13 years. Minnesota has fired coach Tracy Claeys, according to multiple reports. The Gophers are coming off a 2016 season where they won nine games for the first time since winning 10 in
Derek Barnett is Tennessee’s all-time sack leader. Tennessee defensive lineman Derek Barnett announced via Twitter that he was leaving the Vols to enter the NFL draft. During the Music City Bowl against Nebraska, Barnett became the Vols’ all-time sack leader with 33, passing Hall of Famer Reggie White
Chip Kelly could be back in the college game sooner rather than later, he told Fox Sports’ Bruce Feldman on Tuesday. Two days after Kelly was fired by the San Francisco 49ers, he said he would consider a return to college football if the right opportunity presented itself. According to Fox Sports,
Lane Kiffin said he could have remained the offensive coordinator for the University of Alabama for the national championship game if he had wanted to stay. Kiffin, the Alabama offensive coordinator who was relieved of his duties on Monday, told ESPN’s Mike & Mike on Tuesday that he the decision to
Oklahoma might have missed out on the College Football Playoff, but it made the most of its postseason opportunity — and perhaps set itself up for a strong run in 2017 — with a 35-19 thrashing of Auburn in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. The game was close in the first half with the Sooners leading 14-13 at
ESPN issued a statement regarding Musburger’s comments during Monday night’s Allstate Sugar Bowl. ESPN play-by-play announcer Brent Musburger during the first quarter of the Allstate Sugar Bowl between Oklahoma and Auburn decided to opine on Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon, who punched a woman in the
Mid-American Conference commissioner Jon Steinbrecher says Group of Five teams are in a far better position than before. Mid-American Conference commissioner Jon Steinbrecher can appreciate the willingness of the athletic directors in his conference to stir the pot when it comes to a conversation about
Here are three things you need to know about the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Sean White is returning to the starting lineup after missing the last two games.(Getty). – Auburn quarterback Sean White is back under center after missing the last two games of the regular season with a shoulder injury.
Andi Jones’ one wish was to sing in front of a large audience. Jones, a 13-year-old who was diagnosed in 2012 with ciliary dyskinesia, a chronic disorder that causes life-threatening respiratory issues, saw that wish come true Saturday during the first quarter of the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl when she
Since Jim Harbaugh took over as head coach at Michigan, he’s been one of the most entertaining coaches to follow in college football. In the end, the Wolverines fell short losing 33-32 to Florida State in the Capital One Orange Bowl, but both teams put on a show that kicked off the 2016-17 New Year’
Derek Barnett broke Reggie White’s sack record with his 33rd career sack. It took well into the fourth quarter, but Derek Barnett finally got his record. Late in the fourth quarter, Barnett sacked Nebraska quarterback Ryker Fyfe to earn the 33rd sack of his three-year career and pass Hall of Famer
The only thing that stood between North Carolina and forcing overtime in the Hyundai Sun Bowl was Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas. Thomas, the heart and soul of a tired Cardinal defense, dominated the Tar Heels’ line of scrimmage and sacked quarterback Mitch Trubisky as he attempted to throw
– Alabama’s rushing defense has been the best in the nation all season and it’s just gotten better as the season has trekked on. The Washington running game has been the key to the Huskies’ offense thanks to Myles Gaskin, who has 1,339 yards and 10 touchdowns this season, and Lavon Coleman, who is averaging
Need a brief primer before you attempt to watch all 40 bowl games this season? We’ve got you covered. Here are three things you need to know about the Capital One Orange Bowl.
Need a brief primer before you attempt to watch all 40 bowl games this season? We’ve got you covered. Here are three things you need to know about the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl.
Here are three things you need to know about the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl. – Nebraska doesn’t have a great rushing offense — averaging just 178.2 yards per game — but the Tennessee rushing defense is pretty terrible and any team with a pulse could exploit it. The Vols are allowing