1. The Day 12 Gauge Beat Superman and the Cardale Jones You Don't Know

    Four days before he became a football immortal, Cardale Jones met Superman. With the national championship game on the horizon, Ohio State's "third-string" quarterback and college ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 day ago 87,062 reads 99 comments

  2. Life After Jameis: What Is the Future at QB for Florida State?

    The spotlight on Tallahassee has dimmed, at least temporarily. With the mass exodus of talent from Florida State—headlined by the departure of its former Heisman Trophy-winning, ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 9 days ago 26,712 reads 45 comments

  3. Ex-Homeless Baylor Football Player Finding Himself After Losing NCAA Eligibility

    Editor's note: According to former Baylor running back Silas Nacita , a school compliance official met with him on February 24 and informed the formerly homeless walk-on that ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 days ago 226,069 reads 201 comments

  4. What Would a 64-Team College Football Tournament Bracket Look Like?

    A 64-team college football playoff is a ridiculous concept that will never be realized. Let’s admit that before we go cannonballing our way down the hypothetical rabbit hole...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 17 days ago 147,780 reads 653 comments

  5. Meet Kareem Hunt, the Best College Football Player You Don't Know

    The best player you've never heard ran for 271 yards and five touchdowns the last time he played in a regulation football game, although you probably didn't watch. He weighs 220 pounds and recently clocked a 4...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 25 days ago 49,392 reads 26 comments

  6. What College Stars Can Learn from NFL Players Ditching Millions to Retire Early

    If you’re Myles Jack, UCLA's gifted linebacker who's less than a year away from being allowed to leave for the NFL, the past week provided much food for thought...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 27,268 reads 15 comments

  7. Ultimate Guide to 2015 College Football Spring Practice

    I cleaned my grill last week and bought a fresh supply of propane. I still had to navigate the Chicago-sized piles of melting snow to get there, although the writing is on the wall: ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 53,033 reads 141 comments

  8. Overlooked, Undersized Vernon Adams Is College Football's Superstar in Waiting

    “I want to earn the starting spot, earn everyone’s trust, win games, win a Pac-12 championship, hopefully a Heisman and a national championship,” Vernon Adams Jr...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 138,105 reads 118 comments

  9. In Defense of College Football Stars' Combine 'Failures'

    Fresh off a record-breaking 24-sack season in 2002, Arizona State defensive end Terrell Suggs took his immense gifts to Indianapolis for the NFL Scouting Combine and stumbled out of the gate, both literally and figuratively...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 36,427 reads 25 comments

  10. The Anatomy of a 400-Pound Man's Touchdown

    When men weighing over 300 pounds touch a football, we hear music. And on those cherished occasions when they score touchdowns, we’re treated to glorious symphonies...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 38,424 reads 24 comments

  11. How the Unnamed NFL Scout Became College Football Fans' Worst Nightmare

    They tear down giants with a single sentence. They make their presence felt without ever announcing their presence at all...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 40,478 reads 41 comments

  12. Recruiting Services Are Tracking 6th-Grader: His Dad Explains Why It's No Biggie

    Daron Bryden is regarded as one of the best pro-style quarterbacks of his class. This is true. It's also necessary, however, to highlight other factual information as it pertains to this recruit—or should we say, "recruit...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 147,106 reads 31 comments

  13. Welcome to the Unprecedented New Era of College Football Free Agency

    Before Russell Wilson won a Super Bowl and then lost a Super Bowl, he had a decision to make. Fresh off a failed baseball career and three years of sporadic—but still successful—quarterback ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 2 months ago 36,266 reads 28 comments

  14. College Football Recruiting's Great Moral Dilemma

    Go back and review every press conference or sound bite delivered by a college football coach over the last year. Stack them neatly in a giant pile...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 2 months ago 43,229 reads 86 comments

  15. Ultimate Guide to 2015 National Signing Day

    1. What This is recruiting’s Super Bowl. It’s the day college football diehards anticipate for 364 days. It’s excessive, intense and wildly entertaining...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 2 months ago 84,523 reads 73 comments

  16. The Return of Ed Orgeron, College Football's Most Charismatic Recruiter

    It was the call I had been waiting for, although I didn’t expect it to arrive on a Sunday night just as I sat down for dinner. The California area code came into focus...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 58,019 reads 39 comments

  17. The Beginning of the End of National Signing Day

    Continue to be absorbed, avoiding work and life responsibilities at all costs. Fake sick harder than you have ever faked sick before, maybe even tossing in a fever to match that “really bad cough” you developed in a matter of 12 hours...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 48,594 reads 58 comments

  18. Inside the Life of Trent Thompson, the Nation's No. 1 College Football Recruit

    Inside Octavia Jones’ Westover High School office lies a piece of football treasure. Although it’s not protected in glass casing just yet, the head coach of this Albany, Georgia, program has already mapped out this next step...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 119,640 reads 56 comments

  19. Preview of the 2015 Recruiting Season for Dummies

    Don’t be afraid, friend. Deep, deep breaths. There’s nothing to fear about the game-less chasm that is the college football offseason. There is still much to do, so much to see and discuss...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 100,951 reads 147 comments

  20. Changes to the College Football Playoff We All Want to See

    The College Football Playoff that will be served next season will taste and smell a lot like the College Football Playoff we’re still digesting. This is a good thing; no one should pass up dry-aged, bone-in rib-eye for mystery meat...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 30,000 reads 168 comments

  21. A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Meeting That Changed College Football

    On December 6, tucked away in the privacy of the Bluebonnet Boardroom at the Gaylord Texan Resort, a group of athletic directors, politicians, NCAA employees, former coaches and one ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 35,984 reads 55 comments

  22. Kramer's College Football Notebook: Complete Offseason Preview

    Success is intoxicating. It’s why congratulatory praise is often left open-ended, leaving room for the possibility of an encore...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 66,907 reads 205 comments

  23. College Football Playoff Works to Perfection

    The man who once fought against a college football postseason with every bone in his body stood on the sport’s brightest stage imaginable, smile engaged, celebrating his masterpiece...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 8,665 reads 62 comments

  24. Urban Meyer, Ohio State and the Greatest Championship Story in College Football

    What if I told you that a team lost two Heisman quarterbacks in a matter of six months? If you didn ’t read that in a made-for-documentary voice, now would be the time to start...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 210,961 reads 633 comments

  25. How Oregon Football Got Tough

    To understand how Oregon found its edge, look no further than the two best-dressed men in the room with more than 50 years of experience between them...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 40,861 reads 153 comments