| Oct 13, 2014
James Franklin took a moment Saturday night to remind everyone that Penn State, despite the NCAA's reprieve last month, still is playing with an ankle bracelet.
The Nittany Lions' roster includes 62 "recruited, scholarship players," Franklin said in a...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:21 AM
James Franklin explained it matter-of-factly late Saturday night, likely because he wasn't watching the 20-yard line during the onside kick. He simply was worried about Penn State's last hope against Michigan.
"Based on the time and the situation, it...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
No. 13 Georgia (4-1) at No. 23 Missouri (4-1)
9 a.m., Channel 2
This game is...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:01 PM
The morning after Northwestern lost its second straight home game, the Wildcats coaching staff gathered to meet the new boss. Who looked exactly like the old boss, except something definitely was different about Pat Fitzgerald.
"Sometimes you have to...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:22 PM
STATE COLLEGE — The thumbs-up Northwestern cornerback Matthew Harris gave to the crowd as he was carted off the field was followed by more good news.
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald said that Harris was cleared to fly home with the team Saturday...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Each week during Big Ten play, the Washington Post’s Roman Stubbs, a Maryland football beat writer from another publication and I will predict the outcome of the Terps' upcoming game.
This week's rotating writer is Keith Cavanaugh from Terrapin...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 11:43 PM
Maryland's football game against No. 22 Ohio State at Byrd Stadium on Oct. 4 is set for a noon kickoff and will be broadcast nationally on ABC, the Big Ten Conference office confirmed Monday.
The game will be the first meeting between the schools....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Goodbye, Blue Devils, Cavaliers and Tar Heels. Farewell to Duke's venerable Cameron Indoor Stadium, to the 85-year football rivalry with Virginia and to myriad trips to destinations characterized by sweet tea and Southern drawls.
On Tuesday, the...
| Sep 14, 2014
Northwestern's first seven series against Northern Illinois last Saturday ended like this: punt, punt, interception, punt, punt, punt, punt.
No wonder Wildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald said of his offense: "Right now we don't have any guys playing at an...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Another big weekend of college football is here and there are lots of games to watch in a lot of different places.
Among the games that are being spotlighted include Notre Dame vs. Syracuse at the Meadowlands on Saturday night. ABC's lead team of...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany will be presented with the Anti-Defamation League’s Torch of Liberty Award on Wednesday in Chicago.
Two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin and the Big Ten Network’s Dave Revsine will help honor Delany...