1. College Football Fans Deserve Better Than Cupcake Saturday in November

    For the first time in a long time, I left a college football Saturday completely unsatisfied. It’s as if this was only a tease—a warm-up, if you will—and the main ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 9 months ago 23,271 reads 238 comments

  2. Mississippi State's Late Scholarship Pull Shows What's Wrong with Recruiting

    This is not just a Mississippi State problem. Before you direct your outrage exclusively in the direction of a singular program or head coach, keep that in mind...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 9 months ago 22,555 reads 82 comments

  3. Kramer's College Football Notebook: Is SEC Bias Back?

    You could argue that the Week 13 College Football Playoff Top 25 is rife with SEC bias, although you’d have to wander down a ways to make your case, with the first four teams being fine right where they are...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 32,323 reads 453 comments

  4. College Football Playoff Chairman Jeff Long Embraces His Role as Twitter Pinata

    These days, Jeff Long’s Twitter mentions should come with disclaimers. Don’t let your children near them. Latex gloves should be required before scrolling through the endless stream of scorn...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 25,620 reads 36 comments

  5. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: Welcome to Campaign Season

    Urban Meyer ’s first order of business was the most imperative: conquer Minnesota in its outdoor, oversized , alcohol-serving snow globe and keep all hopes for a College Football Playoff appearance alive no matter what cost...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 14,673 reads 43 comments

  6. Florida State, the Teflon Kings of College Football, Look Like Team of Destiny

    Until you cut off Florida State’s head, it is not dead. And even if you managed to somehow pull off this enormous feat, holding actual physical proof to the sky for the college football world to see, it wouldn ’t seem real...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 35,254 reads 241 comments

  7. Kramer's College Football Playoff Notebook: Committee Turning on Florida State?

    A team that has not lost a football game since November 2012—almost two full-calendar years—was leapfrogged by a program with one loss on Tuesday night...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 35,141 reads 287 comments

  8. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: An Unexpected Star Is Born

    With 5-star weapons scattered all over the field, Alabama called on a lineman turned tight end—a 304-pound hulking human being who looked far too large to be running free down any football field—at a time when it needed a big play...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 16,962 reads 22 comments

  9. Making Sense of the Carnage of College Football's Elimination Saturday

    It was billed as the Saturday of the college football season; a day where playoff resumes would blossom while others would be left in ruins...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 22,263 reads 32 comments

  10. The College Football Playoff Elimination Game Nobody Saw Coming

    Bill Snyder, master of chalkboards, play sheets and press conferences, shaped Kansas State’s upcoming landscape-alerting matchup in a way only he could...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 22,768 reads 47 comments

  11. Kramer's College Football Playoff Notebook: Committee Not Afraid of Huge Moves

    We had our doubts—and the final verdict is nowhere close to taking shape —although the College Football Playoff selection committee is doing enough in its infancy to ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 18,670 reads 73 comments

  12. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: The Painful Game

    The college football season is rife with agony. With so much emotion poured into each week—from the fans, to the coaches to the players—disappointment is inevitable. For this entire operation to run smoothly, teams need to lose...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 13,292 reads 7 comments

  13. Ole Miss Suffers the Most Heartbreaking Loss You Will See All Year

    Your heart aches for Ole Miss after its 35-31 home loss versus Auburn. It doesn ’t matter if your rooting interests lie in Oxford, Starkville , Auburn or another geographical location entirely...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 82,510 reads 209 comments

  14. Meet Oregon's Solution to the Stanford Problem

    When Oregon unraveled against Stanford last season, its prized commit didn’t watch the familiar demolition unfold...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 36,985 reads 88 comments

  15. College Football Playoff Notebook: Don't Panic, That's Just What They Want

    Have you thrown your computer through the nearest window yet? If so, that’s tremendous passion and dedication you’ve got there...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 27,124 reads 223 comments

  16. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: Mad Hatter's Magic Reigns

    It's easy to get lost in the splendors of Les Miles , nature's gift to college football. He eats grass...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 17,654 reads 16 comments

  17. Chaos Reigns in College Football; Good Luck, Playoff Committee

    It has sat idle, waiting for the appropriate time to surface. The College Football Playoff, after plenty of debate, dissection and discussion is suddenly at our doorstep...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 10 months ago 35,103 reads 94 comments

  18. Where Have You Gone, Coach O?

    The drive between Northwestern State and Mandeville, Louisiana is roughly four hours. It’s an unassuming trek—with two roads doing the majority of the heavy lifting—although ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 75,003 reads 124 comments

  19. College Football Week 8 Predictions: Picking Top-25 Games Against the Spread

    College football’s regular season is halfway complete, which is jarring and, yet, somehow familiar. Each campaign moves at extraordinary speed, and we don’t realize ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 19,326 reads 16 comments

  20. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: The Death of Defense

    16,200. That’s approximately—give or take a few hundred—how many seconds it took for Baylor and TCU to play a regulation football game on Saturday...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 74 reads 11 comments

  21. The Only 7 Teams Who Control Their Own College Football Playoff Destiny

    There is still so much to be determined, and yet, it’s amazing how much we already know. The bedlam of the college football season has created a foggy College Football Playoff picture at the halfway point...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 57,585 reads 201 comments

  22. College Football Week 7 Predictions: Picking Top 25 Games Against the Spread

    It’s not an act you want to follow, but Week 7 has no choice but to roll up its sleeves and dive right in. Following an upset-driven, chaos-infused weekend of college football, we are back at it once again, still processing what we observed...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 22,545 reads 11 comments

  23. The Anatomy of a Field Storming: The Fantastic Saga of the Ole Miss Goalposts

    All that's left are pieces: pieces of football history and a reminder of just how beautiful this game can be...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 46,406 reads 46 comments

  24. College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner: Was This the Best Week Ever?

    Goal posts were triumphantly carried through cities , eventually making their way into apartment buildings. Bars and living rooms reached max capacity, and then some...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 12,561 reads 4 comments

  25. Week of Upsets Turns College Football Upside Down: Who Is No. 1?

    It was advertised as must-see, the first meaningful—and potentially impactful—week of the youthful college football season. Oftentimes these instances provide more sizzle than steak, Week 6 was a glaring, glorious exception...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 11 months ago 90,508 reads 343 comments