How every Heisman winner has fared in his bowl game

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield will try to become the fifth Heisman winner in the past nine seasons to double-up and also win a national title ring. Alabama’s Mark Ingram in 2009, Auburn’s Cam Newton in ’10, Florida State’s Jameis Winston in ’13 and Alabama’s Derrick Henry in 2015 followed up their Heisman-winning campaigns by starring […]

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No surprise here: Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield takes home the Heisman

Quarterback Baker Mayfield on Saturday night became the sixth Oklahoma player to win the Heisman Trophy, and he now will attempt to become the fifth Heisman winner in the past nine seasons to also win the national title. Mayfield will be looking to join Alabama’s Derrick Henry (2015), Florida State’s Jameis Winston (2013), Auburn’s Cam […]

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A great era could unfold as Florida, Florida State, Miami have coaches passionate about their school

I know as a Florida fan that I’m not allowed to say this. I also will say that I would not have considered it when I was younger. But I am genuinely happy for the fan bases in the state of Florida. Each of the state’s “Big Three” college football programs is being led by […]

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Hiring Raymond Woodie as an assistant would help recruiting for Taggart, FSU

As much as Florida State fans are excited about the potential hire of Jim Leavitt as the Seminoles’ new defensive coordinator, they shouldn’t overlook another assistant who is almost certain to make his way to Tallahassee. Raymond Woodie, who was Oregon’s outside linebackers and special teams coach, is a top-flight receiver who helped Taggart secure […]

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There’s no downside for Harbaugh, Michigan if QB Shea Patterson transfers in

Michigan is in hot pursuit of several Mississippi football players in the wake of NCAA sanctions on the Rebels. Reportedly, there are seven potential transfers to Ann Arbor, but sources within the football program tell me the number is likely three for the 2018 season. The biggest name expected to choose the Wolverines is former […]

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Tennessee making unprecedented financial commitment to Jeremy Pruitt and staff

Tennessee is making an unprecedented financial commitment to Jeremy Pruitt and what is expected to be a top-tier group of assistant coaches. The University of Tennessee is giving Pruitt, soon to be formally introduced by athletics director Phillip Fulmer as the Volunteers next head coach, a six-year deal worth not quite $4 million on average […]

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Jeremy Pruitt expected to be named Tennessee coach Thursday

Hall of Famer Phillip Fulmer did in less than a week what suspended University of Tennessee athletics director John Currie stared down for months, yet couldn’t accomplish: find the Volunteers’ next football coach. UT’s long national nightmare unofficially reached its conclusion Wednesday night when Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt agreed to terms to become the […]

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Tennessee and Jeremy Pruitt continue moving toward his hiring as head coach

University of Tennessee representatives led by Phillip Fulmer continued to press on with meetings Wednesday in New York in an attempt to resolve the Vols’ nation’s-longest football head coaching vacancy. While progress was made, the post remains officially open. Per sources with direct knowledge, UT moved forward in talks with Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt […]

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Will Muschamp must find an effective offensive coordinator. Can he do so?

When asked what lesson he learned from his four-year tenure at Florida, Will Muschamp consistently has cited one thing: “We didn’t score enough points.” He’s also maintained that, had he hired Kurt Roper as offensive coordinator earlier in his Florida tenure than in his final season, he likely still would have been there. That’s why […]

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It’s official: Arkansas’ new coach is SMU’s Chad Morris

Arkansas has its new head hog. The school announced Wednesday that is has hired SMU’s Chad Morris as coach. When Arkansas fired Bret Bielema on the day the Hogs’ season ended – heck, they may have fired him as the season ended – speculation was that Auburn’s Gus Malzahn would be at the top of […]

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