Jim Leavitt (oddly) out at Oregon

Feb 15, 2019
Well, this is going to get more interesting.  After only two years as the defensive coordinator, Jim Leavitt has been relieved of his duties in Eugene. Leavitt,...

Top 5 Gamecock Players of All-Time: Alshon Jeffery

Feb 14, 2019
I’m back with my fourth favorite Gamecock this week, and another player who was instrumental in leading some of the best football in Carolina history. Lane Kiffin once told Alshon Jeffery that i...

Rivals Gives Three Stars To Fake Recruit

Feb 14, 2019
This is Internet 101 and Rivals has masterfully failed. This group of high school kids decided to make a fake recruit named Blake (great name) Carringer from Knoxville, Tennessee. Literally all they d...

Takeaways from National Signing Day 2019: Part 2

Feb 13, 2019
Alright folks, ya boi is back and better then ever for yet another fire article. Let’s pick up right back up where I left off with my last article in part 1. So let’s jump right into this ...

Kyler Murray to the NFL

Feb 11, 2019
Kyler Murray has officially made his choice. Since his last football game at Oklahoma and declaring for the draft in January, it has seemed more clear that the Heisman Trophy winner was going to choos...

Takeaways from National Signing Day 2019: Part 1

Feb 11, 2019
From the rich getting richer…To a battle between in-state foes…To a National Signing Day’s flip filled finale, this year’s recruiting cycle left us with tons of story lines hea...

Justin Fields is Eligible Immediately

Feb 8, 2019
Ohio State was facing a dire situation at quarterback. Incumbent starter Dwayne Haskins declared for the NFL draft and Tathan Martell transferred to the University of Miami. While all this was going o...

Top 5 Gamecock Players of All-Time: Jadeveon Clowney

Feb 8, 2019
This is the start of a new series I’ll be putting out every Friday for the next five weeks. This isn’t who I think is the best or most accomplished. These are my five favorite players I...

Ole Miss Lands Two Sport Stud Jerrion Ealy

Feb 8, 2019
On National Signing Day 2019, Ole Miss was able to come away with one of the top players in the state of Mississippi. Jerrion Ealy of Jackson Prep is a four-star prospect, ranked 58th in the country b...

Another Quarterback Whiff for Florida State

Feb 7, 2019
The 2019 recruting cycle has come and gone, and with it so has every blue-chip quarterback. Most power five programs add one or two quarterbacks a year, in order to make sure that there are no depth i...

South Carolina Beefs Up DL; Signs Jaquaze Sorrells

Feb 7, 2019
Jaquaze Sorrells is now a Gamecock. On National Signing Day, the Gamecocks boosted their recruiting class a bit more. After having an already good class, Muschamp and his crew were able to snag Jaquaz...

Georgia Steals George Pickens From Auburn

Feb 7, 2019
The Bulldogs now seem to be invading the neighboring Yellowhammer State. After the flip of commitment today from George Pickens, Georgia now has landed the top two players in Alabama. Pickens, the #2 ...

Florida Defense Goes Big on NSD

Feb 7, 2019
The Florida defense hauled in two big prizes on National Signing Day of 2019. The latest additions to the roster are Khris Bogle and Kaiir Elam. Bogle, a four-star weakside defensive end was ranked 66...

Brohm Brings in Best Class in Purdue History

Feb 6, 2019
National signing day is finally upon us and no one is happier than Purdue head coach Jeff Brohm. Going into his third season leading the Boilers, he has secured a top-25 recruiting class, a feat that ...

Breaking: Francois Dismissed from Florida State

Feb 3, 2019
The Florida State Seminoles will unexpectedly have a new starting quarterback in 2019. Willie Taggart announced Sunday, “I informed Deondre Francois that he is no longer a member of the Florida ...

Oh You: Lincoln Riley and his Quarterback Conundrum

Jan 28, 2019
When you attend Oklahoma as a student, student-athlete, or are an alum of the school you become familiar with or are familiar with The OU Chant. It reads: O-K-L-A-H-O-M-AOur chant rolls on and on!Thou...

Locker Room Talk : Episode 1

Jan 27, 2019
The Student Union Sports podcast about nothing in particular. Hot takes, cold drinks, and trash talk is what we like best. On todays episode, some of the Student Union boys (Sam Tschida, Andy Jones, A...

Three Underrated Offensive Lineman in the Senior Bowl

Jan 26, 2019
It might almost be February, and although the basketball season is finally catching fire, football is still (partly) around folks. For those of us obssesed with the pigskin, particulary the college ga...

Transfer SZN at Virginia Tech

Jan 24, 2019
Earlier this week, several Virginia Tech football players announced that they would be leaving VT to enter the transfer portal. The list of leaving players includes WR Eric Kumah, RB Deshawn McClease,...

2019 College Football HoF Class Review Part 2

Jan 23, 2019
I hope you enjoyed the first part of the College Football HoF Review. Now we have the last 6 players and coach. Jake Plummer First, we have somebody who didn’t always have the most success in th...

Gamecocks land “Primetime” recruit

Jan 23, 2019
Shilo Sanders out of Cedar Hill, Texas committed to South Carolina on Tuesday night. The 6’0″, 185-pound cornerback is the son of the greatest defensive back of all time, Deion Sanders. Sa...

2019 College Football HoF Class Review Part 1

Jan 21, 2019
Ah yes, with the lack of college football on Saturdays, for what is going to feel like an eternity, I figured that we should get a little nostalgic with it. Luckily, instead of playing endless hours o...

The NCAA lied… Again

Jan 18, 2019
Their investigators actually suck. Note: This is based of a report from the LA Times. In 2010, former USC running back coach Todd McNair sued the NCAA on the grounds of defamation. McNa...

New Years Resolution: Purdue Edition

Jan 18, 2019
Well it’s been a couple weeks since the “New Year New Me” posts have come and gone. Now it’s about time to look at what Purdue should switch up going into next year with their ...

Oklahoma Gets *Another* Transfer QB.

Jan 16, 2019
They own the market at this point. One of the last, and biggest, dominoes in the QB transfer pool has fallen. Today, Jalen Hurts announced his decision to spend his final...

Brandon Wimbush to UCF

Jan 15, 2019
Brandon Wimbush is transferring from Notre Dame to UCF. He is coming to UCF as a grad transfer, meaning he will be eligible to play immediately. Wimbush is the former starting. QB for the Fighting Iri...

THE UNDENIABLE POWER OF THE TRANSFER PORTAL

Jan 14, 2019
A portal of unknown intent or nature has opened, gashing the fabric of the space-time continuum. Our college football players are now plummeting through dimensional layers until they eventually land a...

Kyler Murray to the NFL?

Jan 14, 2019
Kyler Murray has just declared for the NFL Draft. This closes the door on returning for his senior year at Oklahoma. But does this mean he’s made his final choice between football and baseball? Murr...

How The Tigers Took Down The Tide

Jan 14, 2019
On Monday night we saw something that we had never seen before: Nick Saban’s Alabama get blown out. We’ve seen them blow a huge lead in the “Cam Back” and lose heartbreakers at...

Friday Fire: THE COMEBACK

Jan 11, 2019
WE ARE BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER! That is right folks, football season is officially over and I am officially heartbroken. So, what’s the one thing that can heal a broken heart (other than bing ...

College Football is Over. Now what?

Jan 11, 2019
It’s getting to that dreaded time of year again when sports start to slow down. Tragically, this season of college football has come to an end. Now if you wake up at 8am on a Saturday and aggressive...

Should College Athletes Be Paid?

Jan 10, 2019
One of the most controversial topics when it comes to the NCAA is paying the student athletes. We’ve all had this debate with friends and family, but have you ever sat down and really thought ab...

Oh You: The Lincoln Riley Extension

Jan 9, 2019
It’s a time old story… Boy meets university, boy has success at university and university offers boy large extension. This is the case for Oklahoma Head Coach, Lincoln Riley. Over the New ...

Deondre Francois is returning to Florida State

Jan 9, 2019
As first reported by the Tallahassee Democrat, FSU quarterback Deondre Francois will be returning for his senior season. There was much speculation that Francois would transfer or declare for the NFL ...

30 For 30 Worthy Stories of 2018

Jan 9, 2019
It has become impossible to scroll through sports Twitter without seeing a million tweets pertaining to what the next great 30 For 30 will be. A lot of the proposed 30 For 30 stories are pretty hyperb...

2018(19?) Playoff Final Preview

Jan 5, 2019
Monday night, the culmination of the entire college football season, but what year is Monday’s College Football Playoff Final taking place in? Is this the 2018 Natty or the 2019? I’ve had ...

New Years Resolution: Iowa Hawkeyes

Jan 4, 2019
2018 was a year of success in many ways for the Iowa Hawkeyes. However, as the always optimistic Hawkeye fans have become accustomed to, it was also a year full of what could have been. As we ring in ...

Justin Fields Transferring to Ohio State

Jan 4, 2019
The former 5-star and #2 overall QB recruit is reportedly set to leave Georgia for Ohio State. Fields also seemed to be considering Oklahoma and Florida State, but his relationship with Dwayne Haskins...

New Years Resolutions: Michigan State

Jan 3, 2019
2018 was a tumultuous year for Michigan State University to say the least. The University came under fire for its handling of sexual assault on campus as well as a myriad of other issues. The universi...

Smart’s Potentially Fatal Mistake

Jan 3, 2019
Disclaimer: This is merely an opinion. This is my opinion. I am not a fortune teller. After deciding to break my silence I thought I should talk how much Georgia has pissed me off. As well as what the...

2019 New Year’s Resolutions for Gamecock Football

Jan 2, 2019
It’s 2019 and Americans all over the country are making resolutions about losing weight, eating healthier, and exercising more. So in the spirit of making New Year’s resolutions, here are ...

Remembering Purdue Icon, Tyler Trent

Jan 2, 2019
With the NY6 bowl games in action and the National Championship only a few days away, the new year appeared to be off to a great start for college football. Then last night, January 1st, at 8:30 pm a ...

2019 Sugar Bowl Preview

Jan 1, 2019
Texas Longhorns (9-4) vs Georgia Bulldogs (11-2) The Sugar Bowl will be played at 8:45 on New Years’s Day in the Superdome and can be seen on ESPN. The Longhorns will come into this looking for ...

2019 Rose Bowl Preview

Jan 1, 2019
#6 Ohio State Buckeyes (12-1) vs. #9 Washington Huskies (10-3) It’s the Granddaddy of the All and this season’s Rose Bowl features the Big Ten champion Ohio State Buckeyes facing off again...

2019 Fiesta Bowl Preview

Jan 1, 2019
LSU Tigers (9-3) vs UCF Knights (12-0) The 2019 Fiesta Bowl will be played on New Year’s Day at 1 PM EST and can be seen on ESPN. UCF will be coming into this game looking to complete their second s...

2019 Outback Bowl Preview

Jan 1, 2019
Outback Bowl (Tampa, Florida) Iowa (8-4) vs. Mississippi State (8-4) How They Got Here: Iowa The Hawkeyes had a typical Kirk Ferentz season. Run the ball. Punt a lot. Beat Iowa State. This was all bus...

New Year’s Resolution: Wisconsin Edition

Jan 1, 2019
Hello folks, welcome to the New Year! I’m in dire need of flipping of the calendar because my Wisconsin boys didn’t quite get the job done. Not only did the Badger football team not meet t...

2019 Citrus Bowl Preview

Jan 1, 2019
Citrus Bowl (Orlando, Florida) Penn State (9-3) vs Kentucky (9-3) How They Got Here: Penn State If anything, Penn State maintained a level of consistency this year. They lost to two good teams (and Mi...

2018 Holiday Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2018
Northwestern Wildcats (8-5) vs. Utah Utes (9-4) Monday, 12/31, 7pm EST, FS1 – SDCCU Stadium, San Diego, CA Happy holidays! This New Year’s Eve, we all get a special treat as there are actu...

2018 Military Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2018
Military Bowl Presented by Northrop Grumman (Annapolis, MD): Cincinnati (10-2) vs Virginia Tech (6-6) 12 P.M. ET on Monday, Dec. 31. On ESPN UC and VT have met 11 times all-time with VT leading 6-5. T...

2018 Liberty Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2018
How they got here: Missouri Losses to Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama in consecutive weeks killed any chances of contending for the SEC. A controversial loss to Kentucky could have signaled the tr...

2018 Redbox Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2018
Michigan State (7-5) vs Oregon (8-4) The Redbox Bowl kicks off at noon EST on the final day of 2018. FOX will televise the game so we can look forward to some good football between lengthy commercial ...

2018 Gator Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2018
NC State (9-3) vs Texas A&M (8-4) For the first time in college football history, The Wolfpack of NC State will face off against Texas A&M. The Gator Bowl will highlight the evening shift of D...

An Iowa Fan’s Guide to the Outback Bowl

Dec 30, 2018
Overview: Iowa (8-4) vs Mississippi State (8-4) The 2019 Outback Bowl will feature the Iowa Hawkeyes, who had their typical 8-4 season this year, and the Mississippi State Bulldogs, who also fared to ...

2018 Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Preview

Dec 29, 2018
Folks, the College Football Playoff is finally here, and we’re just hours away from the first semifinal. This year’s Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic is sure to excite when two undefeated squa...

2018 Orange Bowl Preview: What to look for.

Dec 29, 2018
2018 Orange Bowl: Alabama (13-0) vs. Oklahoma (12-1) How They Got Here: Alabama It was just another year of Alabama domination in 2018, as they steamrolled through their schedule, ending the year at a...

2018 Capital One Orange Bowl Preview

Dec 29, 2018
The 2018-19 edition of the Alabama Invitational is back. The second of two playoff semifinals will kick off at 8PM EST. Fourth seed Oklahoma will be taking on Alabama. How They Got Here: Oklahoma The ...

2018 Arizona Bowl Preview

Dec 29, 2018
Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl (Tucson, Arizona) Arkansas State (8-4) vs. Nevada (7-5) How They Got Here: Arkansas State Aside from Alabama and App. State, Arkansas State’s other losses were both ...

2018 Peach Bowl Preview

Dec 29, 2018
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl (Atlanta): Michigan (10-2) vs. Florida (9-3) 12 p.m. ET on Saturday, Dec. 29. On ESPN This will be the fifth meeting between Michigan and Florida. Michigan leads the series 4-0....

2018 Belk Bowl Preview

Dec 29, 2018
The biggest game of the bowl season is finally almost here. After two weeks of the smaller bowls, the big one is finally here. The best bowl game of them all. The Belk Bowl. Okay, so maybe it’s not ...

USF: Unbelievably Sh***y Finishes.

Dec 28, 2018
The Bulls were one of the hottest G5 teams (other than that one other undefeated team in Florida) in the first seven weeks of the season. USF was 7-0, ranked, led by the ex-Bama and ex-ASU QB Blake Ba...

2018 Alamo Bowl Preview

Dec 28, 2018
How They Got Here: Iowa State Iowa State has been hovering around the bottom of the top-25 all season. They’re one of the most above-average teams in college football. They started out with back...

2018 Music City Bowl Preview

Dec 28, 2018
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl (Nashville, Tenn.): Purdue (6-6) vs. Auburn (7-5) Friday, Dec. 28 at 1:30 p.m. ET on ESPN This is the first ever meeting between Purdue and Auburn. How They ...

Bird Box Is a Remake of the Cheez-It Bowl

Dec 27, 2018
Netflix has aggressively pushed its original content over the last few years. Some of their original content has been really bad and some has been really good, but most of it just falls somewhere in b...

2018 Camping World Bowl Preview

Dec 27, 2018
(Orlando, FL): No. 16 West Virginia (8-3) vs. No. 20 Syracuse (9-3) The Camping World Bowl kicks off at 5:15 Friday and can be found on ESPN. The game features two teams with very different expecta...

2018 Independence Bowl Preview

Dec 27, 2018
Are you ready for a classic? Because the *take a deep breath* Walk On’s Bistreaux & Bar Independence Bowl surely won’t disappoint. Who doesn’t love some mid day football with a b...

2018 Texas Bowl Preview

Dec 27, 2018
Texas Bowl (Houston): Vanderbilt (6-6) vs Baylor (6-6) Date: December 27th, 2018 Time and Location: 9:00 PM on ESPN, NRG Stadium For the eighteenth consecutive year, the college football postseason is...

2018 Pinstripe Bowl Preview

Dec 27, 2018
Wisconsin Badgers (7-5) vs. Miami Hurricanes (7-5) The 2018 New Era Pinstripe Bowl kicks off on Saturday 12/27 at 5:15 EST on ESPN, and sees the Wisconsin Badgers facing off against the Miami Hurrican...

Tyree Jackson to Transfer: Some landing spots

Dec 26, 2018
When it comes to the offseason QB transfer pool, Justin Fields is obviously the biggest and most sought after name. The issue with Fields however, is that he might not be immediately eligible to play ...

2018 Quick Lane Bowl Preview

Dec 26, 2018
Quick Lane Bowl (Detroit, MI): Georgia Tech (7-5) vs Minnesota (6-6) How They Got Here: Georgia Tech After finishing second in the ACC Coastal this year, in what was a de...

2018 Cheez-It Bowl Preview

Dec 24, 2018
Cheez-It Bowl (Phoenix, AZ): Cal (7-5) vs. TCU (6-6) Going to be sad when Christmas is over? Never fear, the Cheez-It Bowl is almost here. This is the first year under the name of the overrated snack ...

2018 First Responder Bowl Preview

Dec 24, 2018
Boston College Eagles (7-5) vs Boise State Broncos (10-3) This year’s First Responder Bowl will take place on Wednesday, December 26th at 1:30 PM EST. The game will be played at the old Cotton B...

2018 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Preview

Dec 21, 2018
BYU Cougars(6-6) vs Western Michigan Broncos(7-5) The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl will take place Friday December 21st at 4 PM EST and can be seen on ESPN. The game will, of course, be played on the blue...

2018 Armed Forces Bowl Preview

Dec 21, 2018
Houston Cougars (8-4) vs Army Black Knights (10-2) The Armed Forces Bowl will be played Saturday December 22nd at 3:30 PM EST and can be seen on ESPN. The game will be played at TCU’s Amon G. Ca...

Dollar General Bowl Preview

Dec 21, 2018
Dollar General Bowl (Mobile, Alabama): Buffalo (10-3) vs. Troy (9-3) The Dollar General Bowl kicks off at 7 PM on Saturday and can be found on ESPN. Troy makes their third appearance in the bowl hoste...

2018 Hawaii Bowl Preview

Dec 21, 2018
SoFi Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu, Hawaii): Hawaii (8-5) vs. Louisiana Tech (7-5) Saturday 12/22, 10:30pm ET on ESPN How They Got Here: Hawaii Hawaii started the season very strong at 6-1 and looked to pose ...

2018 Jared Birmingham Bowl Preview

Dec 20, 2018
Memphis Tigers (8-5) vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons (6-6) The 13th annual Birmingham Bowl (with first-year title sponsor Jared) will take place Saturday at 11 a.m. CT at historic Legion Field in downto...

Mizzou’s QB Situation Post-Lock Era

Dec 19, 2018
Believe it or not, Drew Lock is finally leaving Mizzou after playing for what seems like 7 years (or what we like to call the J.T Barrett Plan) and his future is going to be a bright one. Lock is bein...

5-Star QB’s are the Drama Queens of CFB…

Dec 19, 2018
Yeah, I just split the tea. I’m not afraid to say it at all. QB’s can be and are some of the biggest crybaby’s/drama queens/most butt-hurt players ever. The Golden Children of High S...

2018 Gasparilla Bowl Preview

Dec 19, 2018
Gasparilla Bowl (Tampa, Florida): Marshall (8-4)  vs. South Florida (7-5) Date: December 20th, 2018 Time and Location: 8:00 PM on ESPN, Raymond James Stadium. The Gaspirilla Bowl has moved across...

2018 Frisco Bowl Preview

Dec 18, 2018
San Diego State Aztecs (7-5) vs Ohio Bobcats (8-4) The 2018 Frisco Bowl will be played on Wednesday December 19th at 8:00 PM EST and can be seen on ESPN. SDSU is coming off a disappointing 7-5 finish ...

2018 Boca Raton Bowl Preview

Dec 17, 2018
UAB Blazers(10-3) vs NIU Huskies(8-5) The Boca Raton Bowl will kick off at 7 PM EST on December 18th in FAU Stadium and can be found on ESPN. UAB is coming off their first conference title ever and NI...

2018 New Orleans Bowl Preview

Dec 15, 2018
New Orleans Bowl (New Orleans, Louisiana) Appalachian State (10-2) vs. Middle Tennessee State (8-5) How They Got Here: Appalachian State One of the darlings of the G5, the Mountaineers won the confere...

2018 Bahamas Bowl Preview

Dec 15, 2018
FIU Panthers(8-4) vs Toledo Rockets(7-5) The Bahamas Bowl will be played on Friday December 21st at 12:30 PM EST and can be seen on ESPN. Both of these teams are coming into the game having narrowly m...

2018 Las Vegas Bowl Preview

Dec 15, 2018
Las Vegas Bowl (Las Vegas, Nevada): Arizona State (7-5) vs. Fresno State (11-2) How They Got Here: Arizona State In the first year of the Herm Edwards experiment in Tempe, the results ended up the sam...

2018 Camellia Bowl Preview

Dec 14, 2018
Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, Alabama): Georgia Southern (9-3) vs. Eastern Michigan (7-5) The Camellia Bowl pits a MAC conference opponent vs a Sun Belt foe for the fourth time. The Sun Belt...

2018 Cure Bowl Preview

Dec 13, 2018
Tulane (6-6) vs Louisiana (7-6) The Cure Bowl will kick off on Saturday December 15th at 2:30 EST in Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida and can be seen on CBS Sports. It would have been much mo...

2018 New Mexico Bowl Preview

Dec 13, 2018
New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque, New Mexico): Utah State (10-2) vs. North Texas (9-3) The New Mexico Bowl kicks off at 2 PM this Saturday on ESPN. Utah State last won the New Mexico Bowl in 2014, defeati...

Wanna See a Dead Body?

Dec 13, 2018
November 24th was a great day in the eyes of Ohio State fans. We witnessed one of the most dominant displays in ‘The Game’s” history, finding the Buckeyes victorious 62-39. On Decemb...

An Interview with Connor Rogers from Bleacher Report

Dec 12, 2018
Connor Rogers covers the NFL Draft for Bleacher Report and is the co-host of the Stick to Football podcast. Connor was kind enough to take some time out of his busy schedule and answer a few questions...

The Kyler Murray Twitter Witch Hunt is Disgraceful

Dec 10, 2018
After finishing up one of the best statistical seasons in college football history, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray was honored with the Heisman trophy on Saturday. Murray became the second straight...

Ex-Texas A&M QB Wins Award

Dec 9, 2018
As if being a Texas A&M fan isn’t depressing enough, we now have to watch our once golden child lifting up the Johnny Manziel Remembrance Trophy. I still remember the day that Kyler AND that oth...

And the Heisman Goes To…

Dec 8, 2018
Kyler Murray of Oklahoma is your 2018 Heisman Trophy winner! After being selected in the first round of the MLB draft, Kyler Murray has been voted college football’s best player.  After throwin...

Kyler Murray Wins Heisman

Dec 8, 2018
After one of the longer Heisman presentation shows of recent memory, this time filled with awkward segments and enough missed jokes to make you think a Kansas quarterback was making them. Where was I?...

America’s Game

Dec 8, 2018
One of the great things about rivalries in college football is how unique they are. No other rivalry in American sports is quite like the football game played between the United States Military Academ...

Braden Mann Deserves A Heisman #ChangeMyMind

Dec 8, 2018
Hello, I am still alive and doing well. As for my absence for the past month, as it may of possibly been known, I am Enrolled in EMT School. During this time, I have non-stop been studying, in school,...

2018 Coaching Hire Grades

Dec 7, 2018
This college football season may be drawing to a close, but the head coaching hires that teams make this offseason will shape the sport for years to come. So far over a dozen programs have replaced th...

What’s the Problem With the PAC12?

Dec 6, 2018
It seems as if this is the question surrounding the PAC 12 every year, “What is their problem?” Every year it seems as if the so called ‘Conference of Champions’ is left just w...

The Alabama Head Coach Clinic Continues

Dec 5, 2018
Saban pumps out head coaches like Phillip Rivers does kids. Another year, another Alabama coordinator becoming a Head Coach. Who is it this time? OC Mike Locksley, who has been tabbed for the Maryland...

The Retirement of Old Man Bill

Dec 5, 2018
On Sunday, December 2nd we saw what many deemed impossible. The legendary, vampire man Bill Snyder retired from coaching Kansas State. In his legendary 27 year career, he accumulated 215 wins-117 loss...

Kelly Bryant to Missouri

Dec 4, 2018
Well, the Tigers don’t have to worry about life after Drew Lock. Just like that, we have the first of the grad-QB transfer dominoes to fall. Former Clemson QB Kelly Bryant has announced his dest...

#SU25: Final Rankings

Dec 4, 2018
Alabama (9) Clemson (1) Notre Dame Oklahoma Georgia Ohio State UCF Michigan Washington Florida Washington State Texas LSU Penn State Kentucky West Virginia Fresno State Texas A&M Mississippi State...

Heisman Finalists: Who’s Got The Edge?

Dec 4, 2018
Tua Tagovailoa, QB, Alabama  Among the three finalists, Tua has arguably been the Heisman front-runner for most of the season.  This season, his play has helped lead the Crimson Tide to an unbeaten ...

BREAKING: Urban Meyer to Retire After Rose Bowl

Dec 4, 2018
We thought it may happen sooner or later, but it has just become official this morning that Urban Meyer will be retiring from coaching and will coach his last game for Ohio State at the Rose Bowl on J...

The Hangover, Week 14: Who’s In?

Dec 3, 2018
Welcome to the twelfth edition of the sophomore season of The Hangover, where I recap the previous weekend in college football. This week, The Hangover comes to you from Atlanta, Georgia, where I witn...

No Matter What, Notre Dame Should Be In

Dec 1, 2018
For the second time under head coach Brian Kelly, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish has finished the regular season with a perfect 12-0 record.  The first time came back in 2012, and it landed his team i...

Breaking Down the Big 12 Championship

Nov 30, 2018
Tale of the Tape #14 Texas (9-3) vs #5 Oklahoma (11-1) Line: Oklahoma -7.5 O/U 78 What’s at Stake? These two teams previously played back on October 6th in what was a thrilling 48-45 victory tha...

UCF Does Not Deserve Respect Yet

Nov 30, 2018
As we head into conference championship week, the second to last college football playoff rankings have been released after a big finish to the regular season. For the first time in the short five-sea...

Texas Tech hires Matt Wells

Nov 29, 2018
Tech got themselves a good one. Just days after firing Kliff Kingsbury, Texas Tech has decided on their next head coach. After initial reports suggested that Mike Leach and Dana Holgorsen, the Red Rai...

Ranking All Ten Conference Championships

Nov 29, 2018
There is a lot on the line this weekend. College football playoff berths, matchups with heated rivals, and conference championship games. But which of the 10 conference championship games should you b...

Loser of the Week: Week 13

Nov 29, 2018
Anytime your head coach loses a game drenched in Gatorade, your’e gonna be Loser of the Week (yes I watched Ohio State beat down Michigan).  After an interception by Kellen Mond with only 29 se...

Let them plant the flag

Nov 28, 2018
After Florida’s beatdown of Florida State on Saturday, the normal rivalry nonsense began taking place. Gator players, ecstatic that they had beaten their foes from Tallahassee for the first time sin...

Michigan State’s Offensive Offense Needs Changes

Nov 27, 2018
Coming into the 2018 season, Michigan State had huge expectations. The Spartans brought back just about every starter from a team that won probably the quietest ten games of all time.  2018 was suppo...

Is Khalil Tate Transferring?

Nov 27, 2018
Kevin Sumlin just finished up a disappointing first season as the University of Arizona football coach. To make matters worse, there is talk of another quarterback transferring away from a team he has...

The Hangover, Week 13: Let’s Talk Playoff Scenarios

Nov 26, 2018
Welcome to the eleventh edition of the sophomore season of The Hangover, where I recap the previous weekend in college football. This week, The Hangover comes to you from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where I ...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Rivalry Week

Nov 26, 2018
It was rivalry week, mostly everyone’s favorite week of college football. This is the one week in football where I expect every game to be relatively close. Well this year was almost the complete op...

South Carolina vs. Clemson Game Preview

Nov 24, 2018
The best weekend of the college football season is here, which means another edition of The Palmetto Bowl. The #2 ranked Clemson Tigers host unranked South Carolina this weekend, and are looking to wi...

Loser of the Week: Week 12

Nov 23, 2018
West Virginia failed to clinch a Big 12 Championship game berth, but they did manage to clinch their second Loser of the Week honors of the season with a loss to Oklahoma State.  Oklahoma State QB Ta...

Back with the Pac: Week 12

Nov 21, 2018
After twelve weeks of Pac-12 football, one of the division races has finally been decided. After overcoming multiple injuries, Utah is the champion of the Pac-12 South! The North division comes down t...

The Office: CFB Head Coach Edition

Nov 21, 2018
I know this is something that must run through everyone’s mind, but I figured it should be on the internet. If you are interested in what I think about you can visit my blog at www.buckthoughts....

What College GameDay is like

Nov 21, 2018
It was a 14-hour trip from Cincinnati, OH to Orlando, FL; but I made the drive. For what reason some may ask, but for any college football fan it was an obvious answer. College GameDay was being hoste...

Notre Dame thrashes Syracuse to move to 11-0

Nov 20, 2018
This past Saturday the No. 3 ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish extended their undefeated record and playoff campaign with a 36-3 victory over the No.12 ranked Syracuse Orange at Yankee Stadium. As I me...

SU Top 25: 11/20

Nov 20, 2018
Alabama (10) Clemson (2) Notre Dame Michigan Georgia UCF Oklahoma Washington State LSU Ohio State Utah State Texas West Virginia Florida Washington Boise State Penn State Utah Kentucky Syracuse Army P...

The Hangover, Week 12: Maybe UCF Does Belong

Nov 19, 2018
Welcome to the tenth edition of the sophomore season of The Hangover, where I recap the previous weekend in college football. This week, The Hangover comes to you from Knoxville, Tennessee, where I wi...

Colorado Fires HC Mike MacIntyre

Nov 19, 2018
After almost six seasons in Boulder, Colorado has decided to move on from head coach Mike MacIntyre. After coming from San Jose State in 2013, MacIntyre amassed a 30-44 record over his tenure with the...

Rough Weekend for Syracuse Fans

Nov 18, 2018
This weekend was supposed to be a Syracuse fan’s ultimate dream. Three games between the men’s basketball team and the football team would be held in New York City. The men’s basketball team...

Les Miles to Kansas: Wave the Grass?

Nov 16, 2018
Ever since the announcement was made that David Beaty would not be returning for the 2019 season, rumors began flying around Lawrence regarding the next head football coach. But today, sources to Spor...

Upstate NY Fan on Notre Dame vs Syracuse

Nov 16, 2018
This Saturday the No. 3 Notre Dame Fighting Irish are taking on the No. 12 Syracuse Orange at Yankee Stadium. Notre Dame football is my favorite team in all of sports and they are playing my (much imp...

CFB: Week 12 Preview

Nov 15, 2018
After an incredibly pedestrian week 11 that saw the top 10 go undefeated, there’s one thing college football fans (minus fans of Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan of course), are craving...

Loser of the Week: Week 11

Nov 14, 2018
Kentucky traveled to Knoxville to snap their 16-game losing streak at Tennessee, but instead they extended it and landed them the title Loser of the Week in week 11. After a disappointing loss in the ...

Where did Pitt come from?

Nov 14, 2018
The ACC Coastal has always been one of the weirdest elements of college football. Ever since the days of Virginia Tech rule during the late 2000s, the division seems to be perpetually up-for-grabs. So...

Back with the Pac: Week 11

Nov 14, 2018
Another thrilling week of Pac-12 football has concluded, and the division races are heating up. The North is down to both Washington schools meaning the Apple Cup will likely determine the winner of t...

College Football Coach of the Year Contenders

Nov 14, 2018
With the month of November in full swing and teams looking to finish their campaigns strong, I thought it would be appropriate to look at the guys that got them there; the coaches. And with the Home D...

The Hangover, Week 11: Waiting for Chaos

Nov 12, 2018
Welcome to the ninth edition of the sophomore season of The Hangover, where I recap the previous weekend in college football. After an off week in preparation for a broadcast, The Hangover comes to yo...

Tom Herman: Does. Not. Care.

Nov 11, 2018
Former Ohio State WR Coach Zach Smith is off the Henny once again, and this time his target is Tom Herman, who does not care one bit. “Ok. Cool Hook Em! 🤘” ARE YOU KIDDING ME? Lest we f...

Loser of the Week: Week 10

Nov 10, 2018
After winning 5 games in a row, securing a #11 CFP ranking, and looking to be like true contenders in the SEC East, the Florida Gators threw all that away for a chance to be the coveted Loser of the W...

Campus Cover 043: Blind Resume Test

Nov 7, 2018
The Campus Cover is the always off-topic, sometimes correct college football gambling podcast presented by Student Union Sports. Not only do we have your picks of the week, but PJ and Cody give you en...

Back with the Pac: Week 10

Nov 7, 2018
Just like that, there are only three weeks of Pac-12 football left in the regular season. The Pac-12 North appears to be coming down to an Apple Cup showdown between Washington and Washington State. T...

JJ’s Video Game Player of the Week: All of Clemson

Nov 7, 2018
This week I had to put the spotlight on an entire team. Clemson beating Louisville by 61 points, 77-16, is outrageous. 10 different players scored a touchdown. Clemson put up 661 yards of total offens...

Thank You, Eric Dungey

Nov 7, 2018
As a season ticket holder and Syracuse native, football success is not something we are used to seeing. Sure, Cuse basketball gives us all something to cheer about, but for Syracuse football, losing i...

#SU25: Week 11

Nov 6, 2018
Alabama (10) Clemson (3) Notre Dame Michigan Georgia Central Florida West Virginia Oklahoma Washington State Ohio State LSU Syracuse Kentucky Fresno State Boston College Utah State UAB NC State Iowa S...

Fight On: Ranking The Best College Fight Songs

Nov 6, 2018
Call ’em the best, most memorable, most recognizable: fight songs become ingrained in your mind, even if you can’t remember the associated school. When you listen to this list, there’...

Comparing Dynasties: Golden State and Alabama

Nov 6, 2018
This past weekend, the #1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide completely shut down the then-#3 LSU Tigers 29-0 in Death Valley. After the game, just about every sports fan who had high hopes that Alabama woul...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Week 10

Nov 5, 2018
Week 10 was not as exciting as the weeks past, but it was still thrilling nonetheless. Teams on the outside of the rankings looking in such as Houston and South Florida faltered against inferior oppon...

Beaty Fired, It’s Basketball Season

Nov 5, 2018
After four years of David Beaty football in Lawrence, new AD Jeff Long announced the football program would be moving in a different direction come season’s end. Beaty will exit the scene with t...

CFB: Week Ten Preview

Nov 3, 2018
Games to Watch No. 6 Georgia (-9.5) at No. 11 Kentucky (3:30 CBS) Just like everyone expected, the SEC East will be decided this Saturday in Lexington, Kentucky. Each team comes in 7-1, 5-1 and have b...

No Shave November With The U

Nov 2, 2018
It is never a bad time to reflect on mental health. Here at Student Union we’ve decided to use all of the hot takes and facial hair in our power to make a positive difference this November. Move...

Syracuse Football Earns First Ranking Since 2001

Nov 1, 2018
After an upset-heavy weekend of college football, 7 new teams found their way into the AP Top 25. And for the first time since 2001, Syracuse was one of them. The Orange knocked off No. 22 NC State at...

My Top 4 Predictions

Oct 31, 2018
So as I am sure you all know by now, the first CFP rankings came out yesterday. Now a lot of people are pissed because LSU is #3, and pretty much ignoring that they are playing Alabama this week so th...

Could Bama actually beat an NFL team?

Oct 31, 2018
Every year we hear about Bama having top tier recruits and the best coaching in all of CFB. With that, some people will always ask the stupid, yet intriguing question… “Could Alabama beat ...

JJ’s Video Game Player of the Week: D’Eriq King

Oct 31, 2018
Houston handed USF their first loss this Saturday, 57-36, behind QB D’Eriq King’s incredible performance. King scored 7 touchdowns (5 passing, 2 rushing) and had 551 total yards offense. He accoun...

#MinshewForHeisman

Oct 31, 2018
All Hail our new lord, a flavor saver savior, Gardner Minshew II, the new sheriff over in Leachville. After Luke Faulk, arguably one of the greatest QB’s in PAC-12 history left, this man wieldin...

Notre Dame’s Playoff Chances

Oct 31, 2018
The first official College Football Playoff rankings have been announced and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have been placed at #4. And according to the ESPN’s College Football Playoff Predictor, the...

Scariest CFB Players

Oct 31, 2018
It’s Halloween. It means one of two things: You’re out partying until 3am and gonna regret doing so because it’s a god damn Wednesday and it is the middle of a School/Work week. You&...

Back with the Pac: Week 9

Oct 31, 2018
It was officially upset week for Pac-12 football this past weekend. Three ranked teams lost, all coming from the North division, which leaves us with one clear front runner with three weeks to play. T...

Urban Meyer Coming Back?

Oct 31, 2018
Ever since the end of Purdue’s blowout win over Ohio State, people around the country have been rumbling about Urban Meyer possibly leaving the Buckeye sideline prior to next season. The same Bu...

The First CFP Poll is Out… Things Happened.

Oct 31, 2018
Oh UCF Fans are Going to be Upset. With the release of the first edition of the College Football Playoff, teams know where they stand going into the tail end of the season. Some fans have to be very e...

Maryland Board of Regents does dumb thing.

Oct 31, 2018
Obviously, we have learned nothing from this. According to Rick Maese, sports writer for the Washington Post, DJ Durkin seems to be a lot safer than we all originally thought. On top of this, AD Damon...

The Hangover, Week 9: All Eyes on the SEC

Oct 29, 2018
Welcome to the eighth edition of the sophomore season of The Hangover, where I recap the previous weekend in college football. This week, The Hangover comes from Jacksonville, Florida, where Georgia r...

#4 LSU Has Forfeited Any Chance Vs. #1 Alabama

Oct 29, 2018
In a wild turn of events, it appears that the LSU Tigers have forgone any realistic chance to beat Alabama this Saturday. Vegas has released the lines for college football’s game of the week at ...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Week 9

Oct 29, 2018
Week 9 was not the best week to be a ranked team, as 11 of the top 25 teams lost, 7 of those 11 teams lost to unranked teams. Texas got knocked off by Oklahoma St., Syracuse beat NC State for only the...

CFP Contention Update

Oct 27, 2018
With the official College Football Playoff rankings coming out next week, here is a last-minute update. Despite the chaos this week (Ohio State, Oregon), the top four is relatively solid. Before the f...

Comparing this years QB prospects to last years

Oct 26, 2018
Now, lets get real…This years QB’s is not great at all, like borderline disgusting. If you had to compare this years class to last years, it’s like choosing between the Prom Queen, a...

Campus Cover 042: Dan Jakes

Oct 26, 2018
This week the guys are joined by fellow Student Union contributor Daniel Jakes (@danimalj) as they all talk about the ranking of G5 teams, UAB (of course), Texas, and more. Last, but not least, we dis...

JJ’s Video Game Player of the Week: D.J. Knox

Oct 25, 2018
D.J. Knox, running back from Purdue, is this week’s Video Game Player of the Week. Knox ran for 128 yards and 3 touchdowns this Saturday. While other players may have put up stats larger than D.J....

Back with the Pac: Week 8

Oct 24, 2018
Once again the Pac-12 continues to consume itself. This week in Pac-12 football, Pullman, Washington continues to prove to be a death sentence for ranked teams playing there. In the south, Utah picked...

Is it time to talk about the B1G West?

Oct 24, 2018
After this weekend we see four teams at the top of the B1G West with only one loss. Northwestern (4-1), Iowa (3-1), Wisconsin(3-1), and Purdue (3-1) all find themselves competing for a spot in Indy to...

The sleeping giant UCF is now wide awake

Oct 24, 2018
This is getting out of hand.  After climbing upwards in the polls in consecutive weeks, it seems as if UCF has hit their ceiling at the number 10 spot, as they have been stuck there for two consecuti...