Whoa! This was supposed to be the calm before the storm. Georgia playing pathetic Kentucky, Ohio State playing perpetual Big Ten doormat Maryland, Michigan playing faltering Illinois, TCU playing disappointing Baylor, Tennessee playing a badly inconsistent South Carolina team coming off a 38-6 loss to Florida, So what are the playoff implications here? Well, let’s… Read More College Football Week 11 Reactions, Hot Takes and CFP Implications
Alright, folks: the Georgia Bulldogs are officially on Fraud Watch™. I didn’t say anything after their 33-0 win against Samford. I refused to put them on Fraud Watch™ after their hideously close 39-22 win over Kent State. But now, after barely escaping 2-2 Missouri on the road, 26-22, Georgia is officially on Fraud Watch™. Mizzou’s… Read More College Football Week 5: An Absolutely Agonizing Saturday
Now that the extra-long Week 1 of college football is in the books, and I’ve had some time to think about things and listen to podcasts and consider other people’s opinions, I want to go through all my thoughts about the college football landscape. We’ll go in order down the AP Top poll, but I’m… Read More College Football Thoughts Before Week 2
This story dropped right before the KD trade demand news dropped, so it kind of got overshadowed. But it is a massive story in the college football world. At first, there was this: It seemed like nothing was imminent; whispers and little more. Early stages. Then within hours, it was basically a done deal. It… Read More USC & UCLA are Joining the Big Ten
To see some of the stuff OU fans are saying right now, you’d think the sky was falling: And someone put up a big TRAITOR sign over the Oklahoma campus sign: Sheesh. OU fans are not taking this well. But, let’s get one thing straight: Lincoln Riley did OU a favor here. Really, he did.… Read More Oklahoma Fans: Lincoln Riley Did You a Favor!
The news just broke. The funny part was, Lincoln Riley was asked about the rumors he was taking the LSU job last night and said, “I’m not going to be the next head coach of LSU.” Well, he wasn’t lying. Right off the bat, I think you have to view this move by Riley in… Read More 🚨🚨 Lincoln Riley to USC!?
If you read between the lines here and listen very carefully, it seems as if Mike Tomlin doesn’t have a ton of interest in coaching at the college level. Hard to tell for sure, though: Obviously I’m kidding. Tomlin absolutely flipped his lid at the mere suggestion of him coaching college football. This is as… Read More It Would Appear Mike Tomlin is Unlikely to Take the USC Head Coaching Job
Recently, two of college football’s premier jobs have just become available: the head coaching positions at both LSU and USC. Both schools decided to cut ties with their head coaches; USC straight-up fired Clay Helton a few weeks ago, and LSU has reached a mutual agreement with Ed Orgeron to part ways at the end… Read More Which Job is Better: LSU or USC?
In my post about the Clay Helton firing, I wrote that USC was foolish for waiting this long to fire Clay Helton when Urban Meyer has been on the market since January of 2019. Obviously the moment he stepped down at Ohio State, he became the #1 head coaching candidate. Now he probably wanted to… Read More Is Urban Meyer Going to Take the USC Job?