James Conner returned to the sideline for Pitt after a battle with cancer. Pittsburgh running back James Conner announced via Twitter on Saturday that he intends to enter the 2017 NFL draft. “I don’t know if mere words can adequately express how I feel about James Conner,” Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi said
Cincinnati will hire Ohio State defensive coordinator Luke Fickell, according to multiple reports, including a sourced story by ESPN.
South Carolina offensive line coach Shawn Elliott was 1-5 during his stint as South Carolina’s interim coach. South Carolina offensive line coach Shawn Elliott has been hired as the head coach at Georgia State.
South Carolina offensive line coach Shawn Elliott was 1-5 during his stint as South Carolina’s interim coach. South Carolina offensive line coach Shawn Elliott will be the next coach at Georgia State, according to multiple reports.
In perhaps one of the most not-so-shocking announcements of the transfer season, Michigan quarterback Shane Morris has decided to leave the Wolverines to pursue playing time elsewhere as a graduate transfer, according to reports.
NCAA president Mark Emmert wants an eight-team playoff. NCAA president Mark Emmert said Wednesday that he’d like to increase the College Football Playoff field from four teams to eight in an effort to allow the champions of all five of the Power Five conferences to be represented. Emmert was speaking
Arkansas QB Ricky Town is on the move again. Arkansas quarterback Ricky Town will transfer following the Belk Bowl, coach Bret Bielema said Sunday night. Bielema said Town plans to transfer to a junior college.
Stanford junior running back Christian McCaffrey will declare for the NFL draft, according to a report by Matt Miller of Bleacher Report.
Former Colorado running back Rashaan Salaam was found dead on Monday. Former University of Colorado running back Rashaan Salaam, the 1994 Heisman Trophy winner, was found dead Monday night in a Boulder, Colorado park. Salaam was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Quarterback Lorenzo Nunez has opted to transfer from South Carolina. Redshirt sophomore wide receiver Lorenzo Nunez has decided to transfer, coach Will Muschamp announced Sunday. Nunez came to South Carolina as a four-star quarterback, but was transitioned out of the position this offseason.
Alabama leads a four-team field for the 2016-17 College Football Playoff. Let the argument over the College Football Playoff begin. Entering Sunday’s final rankings, the only team that was a lock for the top four was Alabama.
Penn State’s Big Ten Championship win might give the College Football Playoff Committee something to think about. Despite Alabama’s dismantling of Florida in the SEC title game — we all expected that anyway — the championship games were close, entertaining and added some intrigue to what should have
Clemson defeated Virginia Tech to claim the ACC title and a likely spot in the College Football Playoff. Clemson’s spot in the College Football Playoff was likely cemented Saturday night with a 42-35 win against Virginia Tech in the ACC Championship game. It was Clemson’s second straight title.
Starting middle linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton suffered a knee injury late in the first half of Saturday’s 54-16 win against Florida in the SEC Championship game, and coach Nick Saban said he might be done for the season. Hamilton was the team’s second-leading tackler heading into Saturday’s game with
For the third consecutive season, and the fourth time in the past five seasons, Alabama is the champion of the SEC. The Crimson Tide capped off an undefeated campaign with a 54-16 win against Florida, which assured Alabama the No. 1 seed in the College Football Playoff. Florida started the game inspired
It’s the final full Saturday of the regular season and many of the championship games will have an influence on the College Football Playoff and the New Year’s Six bowls. Only Alabama’s spot in the top four is guaranteed, which makes this weekend the most important of all. Western Michigan is trying
Georgia Tech running back Marcus Marshall announced via Twitter on Wednesday that he plans to transfer. pic.twitter.com/5P6yESmRaH
Les Miles is stepping up his search for new employment. The search to replace Tom Herman at Houston could conclude as early as next week and the Cougars could be announcing a high-profile hire. According to multiple reports, Houston has a short list of “five and six names,” that includes former LSU
Three weeks ago, the Heisman race was a foregone conclusion. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson had surged into the lead with a stellar performance against Florida State and was going to be tough to catch.
Former Colorado coach Dan Hawkins was named head coach at UC Davis. Dan Hawkins was introduced as UC Davis’ new football coach on Tuesday. Hawkins, a former coach at Boise State and Colorado, was fired by the Buffaloes in 2010 and has spent the past six years broadcasting with ESPN and Sirius radio
Navy’s final two games will have an effect on several bowl games. If Navy defeats Temple in the American Athletic Conference title game this weekend, the trickle-down effect for Group of Five bowls — and perhaps the Power Five bowls — could be unprecedented. In the recently released College Football
Missouri wide receiver Keyon Dilosa was arrested on suspicion of third-degree domestic assault. According to Gabe DeArmond from Rivals, Dilosa is no longer with the team. Per #Mizzou football spokesman, WR Keyon Dilosa has been dismissed from the team.