NMSU Bowl Game Eligibility: Single And Loving It

Every college football season we’re regaled with tales of FBS programs facing the shame of bowl game ineligibility for failure to live up to NCAA home game attendance requirements. Supposedly in order to remain bowl eligible, an FBS team must average at least 15,000 in actual or paid attendance for all home football game once […]


Arizona AD’s 140 Keys To School’s Football Future

A major announcement by Arizona Athletic Director Greg Byrne today signaled the future of the school’s football program.

(Arizona AD used clever Twitter post, photo to announce next football coach)
Byrne’s attention-grabbing Twitter and photography skills left the media and college football fans agog as they pondered the possibilities of social media.
He also happened to hire […]


Herbstreit: ‘talked to Urban Meyer about coaching’

Friday I broke the news that Urban Meyer has agreed in principle to become the next head football coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes.

(Ohio State: Meyer not calling OSU-Michigan game with normal TV crew)
With that agreement - which I reported Friday did not include a signed contract - I also reported that Meyer “aimed […]


Meyer Agrees To Coach Buckeyes, Building Staff

Multiple sources close to the Ohio State football program have confirmed that Urban Meyer is assembling a coaching staff after agreeing to become the next head football coach at Ohio State.

(9/3/2011: Meyer & Ohio St. Athletic Director Gene Smith at Ohio Stadium)
The deal between Meyer and Ohio State was consumated in principle earlier this week […]


So You Had Good Seats For USC-Stanford Game?

No you didn’t.

Colin Cowherd did.

Can’t get much lower than that, eh?

Not to mention, those seats absolutely kill.
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Could SEC Jumping Gun Bog Down Mizzou Move?

As first noted by Clay Travis of OutKickTheCoverage.com, the Southeastern Conference accidently posted a live, viewable article available to users of its official website that announced the news that the University of Missouri had officially joined the SEC. The SEC’s official site also accidentally posted multiple other live, viewable Missouri-related articles that were produced in […]


UK Fans Choose Juleps Over Unamusing Football

Shot of of Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington today moments before the Kentucky football team took the field against Jacksonville State.

With the Keeneland fall meet well underway - on a gorgeous day - there’s no way to blame UK fans for the above display.
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Banned Ohio St. Booster Selling Tickets On Ebay

At the time of this posting, less than an hour remains in an Ebay auction for disassociated Ohio State booster Bobby DiGeronimo’s tickets to the Buckeyes-Nebraska game tomorrow - with no bids as of yet.

(Attendance: Optional)
Earlier this week DiGeronimo was cited for overpaying five Ohio State football players for summer job work. Those overpayments […]


Blacklisted by OSU, Talbott Now Works MGOBLUE

UPDATE (Sept. 21, 2011, 12:36am PT): The ASSOCIATED PRESS corrects the record, noting that Dennis Talbott did not cite his affiliation with This Week In Football - or Icon SMI - when obtaining a sideline media credential under the name “Jay Talbott” for the Sept. 3 Michigan-Western Michigan game at Michigan Stadium […]


OSU High School Recruits At Charity Cash Grab!?!

Earlier this week I reported that current Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller was at the 2011 charity event hosted by rogue OSU booster Bobby DiGeronimo.

(Then-Ohio State high school recruit Cardale Jones top-right)
Miller signed with Ohio State roughly three weeks before the fundraiser though he had already enrolled at the school when he made the […]