1. Notre Dame's Brutal First Half of 2013 Suggests Bloom Is Off Brian Kelly's Rose

    Brian Kelly ’s impossible task of following up an unexpected visit to the BCS National Championship Game is becoming increasingly difficult with each offseason blow...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 833 reads 89 comments

  2. Notre Dame QB Everett Golson Just Left a World of Potential on the Table

    In an offseason that has remained quiet, perhaps a little too quiet, the college football world was rocked late Saturday night. Notre Dame starting quarterback Everett Golson’s future at the school is now in serious doubt...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 863 reads 173 comments

  3. How the State of Virginia Is Shaking Up College Football Recruiting

    The state of Virginia is poised to knock the recruiting world off its axis. With three of the nation’s top-10 players in the 2014 class calling Virginia home— Da ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 7,128 reads 16 comments

  4. The Biggest Thing in College Football? Literally, Tennessee's Daniel McCullers

    The buzz began with one image, a scene so unfathomable it had to be photo-shopped. But it wasn’t. Tree-trunk legs with a waistline that would be chest-high for most. An upper body that made the No...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 18,454 reads 10 comments

  5. College Football Sleeper? Look Long and Hard at Arizona State

    For the first time in a while, Todd Graham is staying put. He’s not moving his family across the country to a new city for a new job, with another batch of angry fans trailing the plane with pitchforks and torches...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 4,717 reads 12 comments

  6. Johnny Manziel's Toughest Opponent Might Be NFL Draft Scouts

    Do you hear that? That’s the sound of a lumbering herd of NFL scouts returning to civilization after a few weeks of R and R...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 8,692 reads 45 comments

  7. What Happened to All of College Football's Blue-Chip Quarterbacks?

    If you’re a regular at recruiting websites, a few trends have become apparent in recent years. There’s been a sudden surplus of 6’5'', 250-pound 17-year-olds capable of running a 4...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 19,774 reads 35 comments

  8. For Its Own Good, Florida State Needs to Let 5-Star Recruit Matthew Thomas Leave

    Jimbo Fisher has been put in an impossible predicament, one that will spark criticism and controversy regardless of the eventual outcome...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 13,591 reads 198 comments

  9. More Than a Blue-Chip QB Recruit, Christian Hackenberg Is Penn State's Savior

    A player who has yet to walk out of the tunnel for the first time, let alone participate in his first college practice, is already proving to be a monumental commitment to a program in desperate need...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 16,457 reads 40 comments

  10. Tommie Frazier Is Headed to the CFB Hall of Fame, and Not a Moment Too Soon

    Nebraska’s Tommie Frazier, a human highlight reel from another era and one of the greatest college football quarterbacks to ever walk this earth, has been elected into the College Football Hall of Fame ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 4,287 reads 9 comments

  11. College Football Playoff Expansion Might Not Be a Matter of If, but When

    It’s the elephant in the room, an empty room. As the champagne for the College Football Playoff is put on ice, the focus has already shifted to the future of the future...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 3,634 reads 58 comments

  12. What College Football's Early Week 1 Point Spreads Tell Us

    There are several points in the offseason that signify movement, a reminder that a new season is on the horizon. Spring football, which has concluded for just about everyone, is one of those markers...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 8,555 reads 15 comments

  13. The 2013 Post-Spring College Football Top 25

    With another year of spring football in the books—outside of New Mexico State, which will officially drop the curtain on May 4—college football will hit pause until teams begin reporting to fall camp...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 6,514 reads 293 comments

  14. When It Comes to NFL Draft, Timing Is Everything for College Players

    College football players and NFL draft picks of the future, learn from your predecessors. If your draft window is open and you’re all but assured to hear your name called early, jump right through it and declare...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 5,598 reads 4 comments

  15. College Football Could Really Use a Crash Course in Public Relations

    When the NCAA is done patching up its enforcement woes, a PR overhaul should be next on its checklist. Public relations haven’t been a strong suit for the sport you know and love...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 1,186 reads 0 comments

  16. Forget the Name, College Football Playoff Still Changes the Dynamic of the Sport

    College football’s four-team postseason of the future has a name, and that name is "College Football Playoff...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 4,706 reads 24 comments

  17. The 2013 College Football Coaches Mock Draft

    Are you tired of obsessing over NFL mock drafts that will be completely and utterly destroyed after a single trade or general manager gone rogue? We feel your pain, which is why we’ve crafted…another mock draft...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 9,804 reads 15 comments

  18. Farewell Legends and Leaders, the Big Ten Hardly Knew Ye (or Liked Ye)

    Legends and Leaders, age 3, of B1G, passed away peacefully on April 19. The twins were born to Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany in December of 2010...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 10,954 reads 29 comments

  19. What Spring Football Attendance Numbers Actually Tell Us

    The annual tradition of reading entirely too much into spring game attendance numbers is indeed football overkill, but packing stadiums in March and April isn ’t just about getting a bunch of bodies in the same place at the same time...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 7,771 reads 49 comments

  20. What a Recruiting Letter Looks Like -- and What It Should Say

    For as much as recruiting has embraced technology—at times for better or worse—the ancient rituals of snail mail and even that archaic fax machine are still very active in the process...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 17,623 reads 14 comments

  21. Falling into the Trap of Spring Football Hype? Proceed with Caution

    Cautious optimism . It’s the only stable spring football approach, especially as hype begins to build around players putting on one hell of an offseason show...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 4,307 reads 16 comments

  22. Dream College Football Bracket Reaches the Championship

    With college basketball’s annual bracket banquet in the rearview , our hypothetical college football bracket has also reached its epic conclusion...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 3,987 reads 23 comments

  23. Why Oregon's Defense Is College Football's Most Under Appreciated Unit

    No college football entity has been consistently overlooked and underappreciated more than the Oregon defense. There's a reason for this, of course. When your offense regularly posts college basketball totals—they averaged 49...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 1 year ago 4,759 reads 24 comments

  24. Analyzing Successes and Failures of NFL Coaches Who Switch to College Football

    Although we often talk about the transition from college football to the NFL, analyzing the reverse move might even be more difficult to predict...

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  25. Smug NCAA President Mark Emmert Comes out Swinging but Strikes out Again

    Mark Emmert tried to flex his muscle. He tried to radiate confidence. He tried to push back at the countless columns—much like this one —that have pointed out his trials and tribulations over the past few months that called for change...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 1 year ago 4,264 reads 18 comments