1. Chizik's Hiring Wasn't a Matter of Race

    I wish there were more African American coaches in college football. There are plenty out there who are qualified...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 87 reads 4 comments

  2. John Fox's Panthers Have That "Super" Recipe

    Flash and dash; thunder and lightning. Call it what you want but the Carolina Panthers have two stud running backs and a ball controlling offense.The Panthers’ ability to slice-and-dice Monte Kiffin's defense last night was very impressive...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 210 reads 0 comments

  3. SEC Championship Game primer

    No. 1 Alabama. No. 2 Florida. I can't recall a bigger conference championship game in the last ten years than this one. The old school Tide; with there power running game and incredible defense...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 192 reads 0 comments

  4. Plaxico Burress' Actions Demand Dismissal

    Plaxico Burress, God bless his soul, has matched the notoriousness of Chad Johnson. From missing team meetings to now carrying a Glock 40 into a club, Burress leaves Tom Coughlin and Giants management, ...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  5. Irish better off without Weis

    I bet the Notre Dame faithful wish they had Urban Meyer right now. Charlie Weis is easily the most overrated coach this decade. He hasn't won a big game with the Irish and his claim to fame, in college, is a tight loss to Southern California...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 263 reads 4 comments

  6. Mussina was good, not great

    I've become very interested in the debate of players' chances into the Hall of Fame. It's a great honor to even be mentioned when it comes to H.O.F. eligibility...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 101 reads 3 comments

  7. Young blood needed in review booth

    I've noticed the last few weeks that challenged calls, that appear to be wrong on-the-field, haven't been overturned upstairs. Take for example Percy Harvin's "fumble" against Vanderbilt...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 45 reads 0 comments

  8. Young Blood Needed in College Football Review Booth

    I've noticed the last few weeks that challenged calls that appear to be wrong on the field haven't been overturned upstairs. Take, for example, Percy Harvin's "fumble" against Vanderbilt...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 256 reads 3 comments

  9. College Football Season Heating Up

    Sorry for the prolonged absence of Coffman's Corner. Baseball writing monopolized my life the last three weekends. Boy, has the college football season really been cranked up...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 106 reads 0 comments

  10. Cowboys' emotions will eventually bite them

    Tony Romo looked lost all day long. Team Obliterator didn't do much on the field and said practically nothing off of it(yet). Wade Phillips was talking like a crying child to the press...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 91 reads 0 comments

  11. Shannon not right fit for the U

    Randy Shannon is a quality person. If you've heard the story about his upbringing, you know that he had a rough time growing up. Unfortunately, his coaching skills don't measure up for a major college football program...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  12. Gators loaded everywhere

    Brandon James, Percy Harvin, Emmanuel Moody. Those are just a couple of names of Florida's high powered team...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 72 reads 0 comments

  13. Gators loaded everywhere

    Brandon James, Percy Harvin, Emmanuel Moody. Those are just a couple of names of Florida's high powered team. Florida's special teams are arguably the best in the nation with James, who took ...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 105 reads 1 comments

  14. Panic button pressed in Jacksonville

    How does a supposed Super Bowl contender open up the season? Yep, that's right, with two consecutive losses. The Jacksonville Jaguars had a ton of hype heading into this season...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 106 reads 0 comments

  15. Buckeyes are officially done

    Regardless of what happens with Jim Tressel's Buckeyes the rest of the season, this team will, thankfully, not be playing in the BCS Championship Game. Being blown out, again, by an ultra-talented team should finally drive the nail in the coffin...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 325 reads 0 comments

  16. Tim Tebow Leads Florida Gators in the Fourth Quarter

    Attention college football fans: Miami is quick to returning to its past form. Miami's young, talented defensive line absolutely manhandled the Gators offensive line. Did you see the halftime score? 9-3 Gators...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 389 reads 0 comments

  17. USC and Alabama the Two Standout Teams from Saturday

    14 hours of college football? Yes, I'm in my world that's highly likely each and every Saturday during the season. As I sat in my recliner for a long time, USC and Alabama looked dominant from start to finish...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 799 reads 0 comments

  18. Marvin Lewis on his way out

    Ever since the Cincinnati Bengals signed Marvin Lewis in 2003, nearly everybody has been on his bandwagon. I wasn't one of those, though. He was a defensive mastermind that coached the statistically best defense in NFL history...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 85 reads 0 comments

  19. Loss of Cornelius Ingram a Major Blow for Gators

    The loss of Cornelius Ingram is a tough pill to swallow for a lot of Gator fans. Ingram's background, as a kid from a little old town in Hawthorne, Florida, is very reminiscent of Tim Tebow's...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 374 reads 1 comments

  20. Vince Young Had Better Watch His Back!

    I'm not making any predictions here, but why on earth are the Tennessee Titans bringing in Byron Leftwich? The Sportsline has reported that Leftwich will go through a physical and will have a chance to throw to a few Titan receivers...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 497 reads 7 comments

  21. Lebron James' Guarantee Will Hold True

    Lebron James' recent statements about the U.S. Olympic basketball team winning the gold are dead on. I couldn't agree more with what he said. This team is as stacked as the 1992 Dream Team...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about almost 6 years ago 292 reads 2 comments

  22. Giants Better Off Without Shockey

    The New York Giants' trade of Jeremy Shockey, while many are divided on the decision, was a fine move. Shockey was a constant head case that was easily pushed over the top. He's a quality pass-catching tight end, but so is Kevin Boss...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 6 years ago 191 reads 0 comments

  23. Florida Gators Football: Friday Night Lights Recap

    Florida's football camp was pretty sweet. It's also part of Urban Meyer's "Plan to Win."As I sat in the stands and watched all the drills, three players really stood out.Jon Bostic, the outside linebacker from Wellington (FL), can flat-out fly...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 6 years ago 890 reads 2 comments

  24. Eventful day in Jacksonville

    The day started very early in the morning, at 1:30 a.m., as I couldn't fall asleep. So I got on the Web and the first thing I saw was the rumored selling of the Jacksonville Jaguars franchise by Wayne Weaver...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 6 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  25. All-Star game set-up

    The best team in baseball, the Tampa Bay Rays, have two players going to the MLB All-Star Game. And only one is a starter. Highway robbery? It's pretty close when only 2 of the 30 players selected are from the little-known baseball team in Tampa...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 6 years ago 95 reads 0 comments