1. LSU vs. Alabama: Not Too Early to Preview the Game of the Year

    When the Tigers and the Tide meet Nov. 5, it is possible that the two best defenses to ever play on Saturday will grace the field. Both are physical, both are fast, and both are capable of shutting out their opponent every week...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 566 reads 2 comments

  2. BCS Standings 2011: 5 Teams That Could be Lower Than Their AP Ranking

    In just one week, the season's first Bowl Championship Series rankings will be unveiled. With so many undefeated and dominant teams flexing their muscle on Saturdays, there is sure to be some controversy with the initial standings...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 93 reads 0 comments

  3. Ohio State Football: Blown Lead in 34-27 Loss to Nebraska Seals Fickell's Fate

    Don't worry, Luke. It's almost over. You didn't wantonly cheat and hide damning emails, trade autographs and sports memorabilia for tattoos, or collect cash for no-show jobs—but you didn't win any meaningful football games, either...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 2,158 reads 22 comments

  4. RussellMania XVI: Russell Wilson's Twitter Feed and Other Great Tags We'd Use

    Russell Wilson, Robert Griffin III, and Andrew Luck are dominating college football; hashtags are dominating Twitter and social media...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,407 reads 0 comments

  5. BCS Standings 2011: A Primer for the First Poll on Oct. 16

    It's that time of the year again. In just one week, all of the hootin' and hollerin' over how unfair the BCS is and how noble a college football playoff system would be will begin when the first batch of 2011 BCS rankings are unveiled on Sunday, Oct...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 858 reads 2 comments

  6. BCS Standings 2011: 3 Teams Who Will Be Screwed When the 1st BCS Poll Comes Out

    The only thing more controversial than the Top 25 polls every college football season are the weekly BCS rankings...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 247 reads 0 comments

  7. College Football Rankings 2011: 4 Teams We Still Can't Believe Are Ranked

    Every college football season, the Top 25 polls provide fans, coaches, players, pundits and talking heads with endless analytical fodder...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  8. Penn State Football: 5 Legit Successors to Joe Paterno

    Believe it or not, there will come a time when Joe Paterno is no longer the head football coach at Penn State University...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 730 reads 2 comments

  9. Urban Meyer to Penn State: 5 Reasons It Will Never Happen

    The Penn State Nittany Lions have struggled to a 4-1 start—a big loss to Alabama at home, a four-point nail-biter against Temple and a six-point slug-fest against Indiana—and coach Joe Paterno seems more disengaged than ever...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,958 reads 0 comments

  10. Wisconsin Football: Ranking the Badgers' Remaining Schedule

    Russell Wilson and the fourth ranked Wisconsin Badgers have steamrolled opponents on their way to a 5-0 start. With their showdown against Nebraska in the books, the Badgers enter their bye week riding high...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 834 reads 1 comments

  11. Wisconsin Football: Report Card Grades for Nebraska vs. Wisconsin

    Nebraska might be having second thoughts about leaving the Big 12 and coming north. Russell Wilson, Montee Ball and the Wisconsin Badgers dismantled the Huskers in their Big Ten debut ...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,114 reads 5 comments

  12. Nebraska vs. Wisconsin Football: 5 Things To Watch When Badgers Host the Huskers

    The seventh-ranked Wisconsin Badgers welcome the eighth-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers to the Big Ten on Saturday night when the conference's top two teams meet under the lights at Camp Randall...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,772 reads 2 comments

  13. Wisconsin Football: Is Saturday's Matchup with Nebraska a “Must-Win”?

    All too often, games in college football and elsewhere are labeled as “must-wins” by fans, pundits, talking heads and sometimes even coaches and players...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,521 reads 10 comments

  14. Wisconsin Football: Grading the Badgers' Win vs. South Dakota

    The 7th ranked Wisconsin Badgers might have gotten off to a slow start on Saturday against FCS opponent South Dakota, but it didn't last. Fifty-nine points and 612 yards of offense allowed Wisconsin to improve to 4-0 heading into conference play...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 687 reads 0 comments

  15. Wisconsin Football: Russell Wilson Talks Heisman, Drew Brees and the Midwest

    Humble, soft spoken, and just 5'11", Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson is an unassuming figure playing a sport and a position often reserved for big time personalities and even bigger egos...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 2,357 reads 1 comments

  16. Wisconsin Football: Report Card Grades for Wisconsin vs. Northern Illinois

    The Wisconsin Badgers improved to 3-0 on Saturday with another blowout win (49-7), this time against the Northern Illinois Huskies...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,746 reads 9 comments

  17. Notre Dame Football: Brian Kelly Saves Job with Convincing Win over MSU

    The Irish were by no means perfect on Saturday—three more turnovers, giving them 13 for the season—but they were able to avoid their first 0-3 start since 2007 with a 31-13 win over the No...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 148 reads 0 comments

  18. Conference Realignment: 5 New Rivalries We Can't Wait to See

    The Big Ten is the Big Ten in name only (12 teams), the Pac-10 is the Pac-12 and Texas A&M is rumored to be heading southeast. Despite all of the shuffling that's already occurred, conference realignment is likely just getting started...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  19. Texas Tech Uniforms: Breaking Out the Storm Trooper Look

    The game against dreadful New Mexico might not be exciting, but the uniforms are. For their non-conference matchup against the Lobos this afternoon, the Red Raiders have gone white, doing their best to mimic Darth Vader’s army...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,225 reads 0 comments

  20. Ole Miss Football: Houston Nutt's Top 5 Replacement Candidates

    The Ole Miss Rebels were embarrassed for the second time in three weeks this season when they were trounced 30-7 by perennial SEC cellar-dweller Vanderbilt on Saturday...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 7,736 reads 5 comments

  21. Auburn Football: Can Michael Dyer Win a Heisman with Tigers Losing?

    The Auburn Tigers are not the same team without Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton at quarterback, but they still have a superstar in the backfield...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  22. Tyler Bray vs. Aaron Murray: Which QB Has the Brighter SEC Future?

    Maybe more than any other conference, the SEC is known for producing big-time talent. This season, college football's premier conference is home to two of the top young quarterbacks ...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 695 reads 9 comments

  23. Ohio State Football: Is There Really No Better Option Than Urban Meyer?

    When Jim Tressel was forced to resign as head football coach at Ohio State University earlier this year amid a bevy of allegations, the coaching carousel rumor mill immediately started turning...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 1,286 reads 9 comments

  24. Notre Dame Football: Placing Bets on Brian Kelly's Time Left with the Irish

    Like Charlie Weiss, Ty Willingham and Bob Davie before him, Brian Kelly’s career with America’s most well-known independent team has already been a tumultuous one...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 130 reads 0 comments

  25. Oklahoma vs. Florida State and the 4 Best Non-Conference Matchups of the Season

    Later tonight, the rejuvenated fifth ranked Florida State Seminoles play host to the No. 1 ranked Oklahoma Sooners. This is by far the biggest contest Tallahassee has seen in years, and the excitement is palpable...

    Sean Lansing Written by Sean Lansing about 3 years ago 127 reads 0 comments