1. Texas' Favorite Son, Chad Morris, Is Ready to Finally Save SMU

    Before Chad Morris can take back the state of Texas and go toe-to-toe with the state's sudden glut of football-coaching goliaths—like Briles, Sumlin, Patterson, Kingsbury and Strong—his new home needs furnishing...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 42,654 reads 28 comments

  2. Inside the Pulse of the Defending National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — I am standing in front of a church, only it is no longer a church. It's now a makeshift Ohio State merchandise store with "Clinton Predestinarian Baptist Church" still etched in stone above its arched doorway...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 year ago 26,970 reads 77 comments

  3. 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 year ago 106,427 reads 123 comments

  4. 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 1 year ago 27,468 reads 45 comments

  5. 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 1 year ago 239,982 reads 201 comments

  6. 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 1 year ago 149,763 reads 651 comments

  7. 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 1 year ago 53,734 reads 26 comments

  8. 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 year ago 27,362 reads 15 comments

  9. 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 year ago 53,198 reads 140 comments

  10. 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 year ago 139,688 reads 118 comments

  11. 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 year ago 36,455 reads 25 comments

  12. 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 year ago 39,083 reads 24 comments

  13. 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 year ago 40,843 reads 41 comments

  14. 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 year ago 147,434 reads 31 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 36,305 reads 28 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 43,365 reads 86 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 84,904 reads 73 comments

  18. 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 over 1 year ago 59,573 reads 39 comments

  19. 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 over 1 year ago 48,633 reads 58 comments

  20. 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 over 1 year ago 120,530 reads 56 comments

  21. 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 over 1 year ago 101,015 reads 146 comments

  22. 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 over 1 year ago 30,057 reads 168 comments

  23. 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 over 1 year ago 36,081 reads 55 comments

  24. 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 over 1 year ago 66,957 reads 205 comments

  25. 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 over 1 year ago 8,678 reads 62 comments