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.
The 3-year-old daughter of BYU running backs coach Reno Mahe has died. Last Tuesday, Elsie Mahe was found hanging from a mini blind cord in which she had become entangled. Elsie was found by a 4-year-old friend.
Oregon coach mark Helfrich has been fired after four seasons. Oregon announced Tuesday evening that it has fired coach Mark Helfrich after four seasons as the school’s head coach. Helfrich coached the Ducks to a 37-16 record after taking over for Chip Kelly when he left for the NFL in 2013.
Michigan’s loss to Ohio State created a little bit of shakeup in the College Football Playoff rankings ahead of this weekend’s conference championship games. The Wolverines, which were ranked No. 3 in the CFP, dropped to No. 5 and find themselves needing some help to get back into the top four. Alabama
Malik Zaire, Notre Dame’s former starting QB, will pursue a graduate transfer. Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire is expected to meet with head coach Brian Kelly on Wednesday to gain his release and pursue a graduate transfer, per a report by Irish Illustrated’s Pete Sampson. Zaire will graduate in
Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson lost a fumble late against Kentucky and the Wildcats turned it into a game-winning field goal. Lamar Jackson will probably win the Heisman. Jackson’s overall statistical body of work is far superior to that of any other player in college football this year.
Indiana backup QB Zander Diamont has chosen to forgo his final season in part because of concussions. Indiana backup quarterback Zander Diamont has decided to forgo his final season of eligibility in part because he’s concerned about head injuries. “To be honest, I’ve had a lot of concussions in my
South Carolina players says Clemson players used racial slurs on the field. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney responded to the allegations. Following Clemson’s 56-7 win against South Carolina, Gamecocks defensive lineman Bryson Allen-Williams said a Clemson offensive lineman called him a racial slur, according
Colorado is the Pac-12 South champion. Back-to-back turnovers in the fourth quarter, including a fumble recovered for a touchdown by Kenneth Olugbode, helped the Buffs secure the win in a sloppy, yet tightly contested game. The Colorado defense was the story of the game as it kept the Utah offense
Jabrill Peppers shoved an Ohio State fan following the loss to Ohio State. Michigan defensive back Jabrill Peppers was understandably upset following Saturday’s 30-27 double-overtime loss to rival Ohio State, but he probably could have found a better outlet for his emotion. As Peppers was walking off
Houston coach Tom Herman will reportedly be Texas’ new coach. Texas has hired Houston coach Tom Herman. The news came less than an hour after Texas announced it was parting ways with Charlie Strong after three seasons.
Several members of the Cleveland Cavaliers are watching the Ohio State-Michigan game from the sidelines and when Ohio State’s Malik Hooker had a pick-six to give the Buckeyes a brief lead, the Cavs, LeBron James included, decided to celebrate with a little dancing.
Western Michigan clinched a spot in the Mid-American Conference Championship with a win over Toledo. Western Michigan is one win away from playing in the Cotton Bowl. The Broncos defeated Toledo 55-35 to improve to 12-0 this season.
Boise State’s 27-20 loss to Air Force has sent reverberations through the Group of Five and the Cotton Bowl aspirations of several teams. The Broncos needed a win to force a tie for the division title with Wyoming’s contest against New Mexico remaining. If Boise State had won, the Cowboys would have
The Pirates are last in the East with just one conference win and three wins overall. North Carolina currently trails Virginia Tech for the ACC Coastal Division, but this game still matters. If North Carolina beats NC State, the Tar Heels will put themselves in a position to win the Coastal if Virginia
Heisman voting opened this week and while most people probably had a good idea of whom they were voting for heading into the final round of regular season contests, there are probably a good chunk of voters taking a wait-and-see approach, especially with frontrunner Lamar Jackson, who has struggled in