1. Comparing the Ohio State and Alabama RB Corps Top-to-Bottom

    With Ohio State and Alabama the odds-on favorites for the No. 1 and No. 2 slots in the preseason polls, it’s prudent to stack the two teams against one another to see how the two might match up head-to-head...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 9,853 reads 82 comments

  2. If College Football Were Paying Players, How Many Programs Could Afford It?

    Though many folks get caught up in the argument of whether or not college football players should be paid, what may need to precede this decision is a discussion of which programs could afford to actually pay athletes...

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  3. An Open Letter to Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin: Please Ban Aggies from Twitter

    Dear Coach Sumlin , First of all, on behalf of Aggie fans everywhere, thanks for the 2012 season...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 11,875 reads 51 comments

  4. Do College Football Teams Really 'Take on the Identity' of the Head Coach?

    Though it would be impossible to apply an actual mathematical formula to weight its impact against other key elements, it’s absolutely true that hiring the right head coach is a fundamental cog in building a winning college football program...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 2,815 reads 9 comments

  5. Johnny Manziel Should Already Be a Millionaire, but the NCAA Is Holding Him Back

    Though it’s pretty easy to see that Texas A&M star QB Johnny Manziel is literally “living the dream,” what if in reality he’s just another young athlete ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 5,858 reads 53 comments

  6. What If Steve Spurrier and South Carolina Start 0-2 in 2013?

    For any college football team, regardless of its ultimate aims in a given season, starting a campaign 0-2 is absolutely a “worst case scenario...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 6,123 reads 60 comments

  7. 9 Reasons Why the Texas Longhorns Will Win the Big 12 in 2013

    Really, it’s amazing that just three years removed from playing in the BCS title game that it would be somewhat of a brazen prediction to proclaim, “The Longhorns will ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 3,771 reads 24 comments

  8. Head-to-Head Comparison of Alabama and Ohio State

    With Alabama and Ohio State grabbing the No. 1 and No. 2 spots in a slew of post-spring preseason polls, it’s a great time to stack the two programs up against one another. Indeed, Athlon Sports , ESPN...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 2,498 reads 14 comments

  9. Constructive Suggestions for College Football's Controversial Transfer Policies

    With the sudden wave of college QBs transferring from one program to another, it’s a good time to review the transfer policies that dictate player movement between schools and then suggest much-needed improvements...

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  10. A Questionable Call That Ended a Dynasty: Miami vs. Ohio State, 2003 Fiesta Bowl

    The controversial interference ruling that took the 2002-03 BCS title game into a second overtime period not only changed which team’s name went on the championship trophy, ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 7,623 reads 24 comments

  11. Picking New Nicknames for College Football's 8 Top Stars

    One of the great sidebars in sports is nicknames, and when you start talking college football and monikers, something magical is bound to happen...

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  12. Are Neutral-Site College Football Regular-Season Games Sacrilegious?

    As TV contracts have become more lucrative in college football, the concept of the neutrally sited regular-season game has become more popular, a phenomenon that naturally leads us to question its place in the sport...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 1,398 reads 7 comments

  13. Bowl Busted: How ACC Teams Are Being Set Up by the Relationship with Notre Dame

    Even though much is being made this week of Notre Dame’s perilous non-BCS bowl situation coming into the 2013 season, after next year the Irish may well screw full-fledged ACC football members out of their rightful bowl bids...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 1,305 reads 3 comments

  14. The Evolution of Football Equipment

    When watching football, it’s easy to take for granted that the equipment utilized by the participants is the same as it has always been, standing ready to protect the players from the tough physical demands of the game...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 17,868 reads 3 comments

  15. 16 Shows We Want to See on the SEC Network

    With the SEC and ESPN announcing a 20-year partnership earlier this month sealing the deal on the new SEC Network, it’s time to start thinking about ideas for programming...

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  16. Why We Won't Be Surprised If Arizona State Plays in a Rose Bowl by 2017

    Even though it’s been 16 long years since the Arizona State Sun Devils traveled west to represent the Pac -10 (now the Pac -12) in the Rose Bowl, don’t be surprised ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 2,884 reads 0 comments

  17. Comparing College Football Coaches to Characters on the Office

    With NBC’s long-running series The Office wrapping up for good on May 16, it seems appropriate to pay tribute to the landmark show by linking it to the pioneering sport of college football...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 2,908 reads 6 comments

  18. Breaking Down the 5 Biggest Differences Between Coaching in College and the NFL

    Lurking behind the storyline of how Oregon will fare without Chip Kelly in 2013 is how Kelly will fare as the next super-successful collegiate coach to test the waters in the NFL...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 2,125 reads 1 comments

  19. Why We Would Never Be a College Football Head Coach

    Have you ever asked yourself what you would do if your phone rang and the AD of your favorite college football squad was on the other end of the line calling to ask you to take over ...

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  20. How Alabama Can Earn the Title Best Dynasty in College Football History in 2013

    Though the answer to the question posed in the title above may seem as simple as “win another national title,” actually crowning Alabama as the dynasty of all dynasties ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 7,616 reads 105 comments

  21. Comparing Top College Football Coaches to Disney Characters

    When you think of the wide range of characters involved in the FBS ranks of college football frankly it’s difficult to try and find suitable parallels in the entertainment world...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 11,223 reads 13 comments

  22. Why Florida's Defense Is Made to Stop Johnny Manziel

    While it’s crystal clear that nobody is going to be shocked by Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel in 2013, it’s still a huge question mark as to which defenses will ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 4,879 reads 26 comments

  23. Every AP Top 25 Team's Biggest Draft Busts of All Time

    Though the rallying cry in life is often, “Buy Low, Sell High!” the harsh reality of many deals is more often than not “Buy High and Sell Lower before you lose everything…” ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about over 1 year ago 21,620 reads 34 comments

  24. Complete Timeline of Miami NCAA Saga

    Gaining a complete understanding of what has happened between the University of Miami and the NCAA benefits a far-wider audience than Hurricane fans and those with mere regional interest...

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  25. When Is the Best Time for a College Football Team to Have Its Bye Week?

    Though popular theory states that the bye week in college football offers certain intrinsic advantages, the truth is actually more complicated...

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