Value of Shawn Oakman and Scooby Wright Is Clear Week 1

“Next man up” can be found on page 78, paragraph 10 of the football coaching Almanac of Cliches. Given the inevitability of injuries, there’s merit to the philosophy. But when the next man is following someone the caliber of Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman or Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright, cliches go out the window. That’s become […]

Houston-SMU Has Ingredients for A Fun Rivalry

Both Houston and SMU look forward to 2015 with lively, young head coaches, both of whom flourished as coordinators in their previous stops. Houston’s Tom Herman and SMU’s Chad Morris bring proven offensive acumen, each guiding two of the nation’s most exciting offenses at Ohio State and Clemson, respectively. Their respective brands of uptempo football […]


How Much Sense Does The SEC Make For Everett Golson?

Transferring Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson is down to two possible destinations, Clint Brewster of 247Sports reported on Sunday: South Carolina and Georgia. Update: Saw report that #ND grad transfer Everett Golson is visiting South Carolina Monday but source tells @FoxSports that is not accurate. — Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) May 11, 2015 Brewster writes Golson […]


Everett Golson Just Became College Football’s Hottest Free Agent

The promising, frustrating, interrupted and altogether tumultuous Notre Dame career of quarterback Everett Golson is over. ESPN.com’s Brett McMurphy and FoxSports.com’s Bruce Feldman each reported Thursday that Everett Golson is transferring upon his graduation later this month. QB Everett Golson transferring from Notre Dame to play final season at another school, source told @ESPN — […]