Deshaun Watson is going to be a first-round pick. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney thinks anyone who grades Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson as a second-round pick needs to find a new line of work outside of scouting. Swinney was asked about draft grades for his former quarterback on Tuesday’s Rich Eisen
The location of Ben Boulware’s tattoo was apparently dictated by Howard’s comments. Clemson linebacker Ben Boulware has apparently decided to let ESPN commentary dictate the location of a national championship tattoo. Boulware tweeted a picture of a fresh College Football Playoff trophy tattoo Tuesday
Spavital was announced as West Virginia’s offensive coordinator Saturday afternoon. “West Virginia is a great place for not only me, but my wife, Mehgan, as well,” Spavital said in a school statement. Cal offensive coordinator Jake Spavital has reportedly found a new job as the Bears have found a new
Bob Diaco was fired after three seasons at UConn. Bob Diaco has a new gig two weeks after being fired by Connecticut. Nebraska announced Saturday morning that Diaco would be the team’s new defensive coordinator.
Western Michigan was the non-Power Five representative in the New Year’s Six bowls. Western Michigan turned to a former player to replace P.J. Fleck. The Broncos introduced Tim Lester as the team’s new head coach Saturday morning.
Ohio State AD Gene Smith introduced Urban Meyer as the team’s coach in 2011. The College Football Playoff selection committee is reportedly trading one Big Ten athletic director for another. According to ESPN, Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez will be replaced by Ohio State athletic director
Alabama WR ArDarius Stewart (13) and OT Cam Robinson (74) are heading to the NFL. Alabama junior offensive lineman Cam Robinson, cornerback Marlon Humphrey and wide receiver ArDarius Stewart said they were heading to the NFL on Friday. Humphrey had two interceptions and 36 total tackles.
Oregon is reportedly getting its offensive coordinator from Alabama. According to Rivals’ DuckSportsAuthority.com and other outlets, Alabama assistant coach Mario Cristobal will be hired as Willie Taggart’s offensive coordinator and run game coordinator.
Washington and Washington State each had athletic department deficits in 2014-15. A Washington state senator has proposed a bill that would give the state oversight of athletic departments that run a deficit for three consecutive years. The bill, if passed, could immediately become applicable to Washington
Boston College beat UConn in 2016. The Eagles declined to play that game at Fenway Park. Connecticut is getting the biggest game guarantee in school history to move a home game vs. Boston College in 2017 to Fenway Park.
Doug Meacham has been TCU’s co-offensive coordinator for three seasons. Doug Meacham is moving from one Big 12 school to another. TCU’s co-offensive coordinator for the past three seasons will now be the sole offensive coordinator at Kansas.
Clemson beat Alabama 35-31. The cliché that revenge is a dish best served cold can apply literally to what two Alabama fans did to a scalper who sold them fake tickets to Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship game. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Bryant Gentry and his brother allegedly
Ryan Willis played in six games at Kansas in 2016. Virginia Tech has added a former starter at an FBS school to its quarterback depth chart for 2018. Kansas quarterback Ryan Willis said Thursday night he was transferring to Virginia Tech.
Daniel Suarez (R) won three Xfinity Series races and the series title in 2016. The plan was originally for Daniel Suarez to defend his Xfinity Series championship in 2017. Carl Edwards’ decision to step away from NASCAR in 2017 means Suarez won’t have the opportunity to become the first back-to-back
Lashlee (R) took over as Auburn’s playcaller in September. Connecticut was able to get an offensive coordinator from a Power Five school. The school announced Wednesday evening that Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee would be the Huskies’ new offensive coordinator.
Phil Bennett was Baylor’s DC for six seasons. Both of Baylor’s coordinators from 2016 have found new jobs. Arizona State announced Wednesday it had hired former Baylor defensive coordinator Phil Bennett.
Carl Edwards will be replaced by Daniel Suarez in the No. 19 car in 2017. Carl Edwards became emotional once during his press conference Wednesday to explain why he’s stepping away from the Cup Series in 2017. Edwards, perhaps the most private driver in the Cup Series, fought back tears and turned
Carl Edwards won’t be driving in the Cup Series in 2017. Carl Edwards said three main factors contributed to his sudden departure from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Edwards, who declined to use the word “retire” throughout his press conference Tuesday, confirmed that he wouldn’t be driving
The final play of Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson’s career will officially be a kneeldown. The touchdown pass with one second left to give Clemson a 35-31 win over Alabama in the College Football Playoff national championship game cemented Watson’s legacy as one of the greatest players in Clemson
A year later, Clemson toppled Alabama. Quarterback Deshaun Watson hit wide receiver Hunter Renfrow on a 2-yard touchdown pass with one second remaining to give the Tigers a 35-31 win in the College Football Playoff national championship game. The touchdown on the nine-play, 68-yard drive came just
The Toyota Camry will have a different look in 2017. Toyota officially unveiled the 2018 Toyota Camry passenger car on Monday and along with it, showed off the redesigned Camry that will compete in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. “The collaboration between Calty Design Group and TRD has produced
Mitch Trubisky could be a high first-round pick. Trubisky announced he was heading to the NFL in a letter in the Players Tribune. Trubisky is considered by many to be a first-round pick in the 2017 draft and could even be the first quarterback taken ahead of Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson and others
After the seasons that Alabama and Clemson have had plus the key figures from Alabama’s 45-40 win in 2016 who will play on Monday night, we can make a convincing case for each team to raise the national championship trophy. Here’s why we think Clemson will win along with insight from Larry Williams
After the seasons that Alabama and Clemson have had plus the key figures from Alabama’s 45-40 win in 2016 who will play on Monday night, we can make a convincing case for each team to raise the national championship trophy. Here’s why we think Alabama will win along with insight from Ben Jones of Alabama