| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:28 PM
COLLEGE PARK — When he's healthy, Braxton Miller is a star, a dynamic and multidimensional threat at quarterback and one of the top offensive weapons in the country.
But even without Miller, who suffered a season-ending shoulder injury during...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:59 PM
On Sept. 21, 2013, the Cincinnati football team was emotionally rocked by the death of freshman offensive lineman Ben Flick, who was killed in a car accident.
Teammates Mark Barr and Javon Harrison were injured in the crash, which also took the life of a...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:49 PM
During his 40 years of college coaching, Jim Calhoun lived in the moment with an eye on the future.
But a year into retirement, Calhoun is more comfortable recounting the past. A new documentary on the life of the former UConn men's basketball coach...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Chris Dufresne takes time out each Friday during the season to answer questions on college football. This week's topics: Jameis Winston's ongoing problems, Ohio State's key game, plus Brigham Young's and USC's schedules.
Unbuckling the mailbag:...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Lane Stadium was a teenager when we first met. It was the fall of 1980, my senior year at James Madison, and as a fledgling scribe I accompanied the Dukes to Virginia Tech for the first football game between the I-81 neighbors.
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:56 PM
P.J. Walker threw two touchdown passes and the Owls scored twice on special teams as they blanked the Hornets in Philadelphia.
Walker finished 10-of-14 for 127 yards and two interceptions while Kenneth Harper added two touchdowns for Temple (2-1),...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Six years ago, the East Carolina football program was coached by Skip Holtz and competing in Conference USA.
That was the last time the Pirates were ranked in the national polls. Holtz's team was No. 14 after winning its first three games and slid to No....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:39 PM
East Carolina capped its signature football season with a stirring, come-from-behind victory over North Carolina State at the Peach Bowl. The New Year's Day 1992 game attracted a record crowd and elevated the Pirates to No. 9 in the final national polls....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Credit Michigan coach Brady Hoke with one good decision: He's tuning out all the harsh criticism.
"Not to hurt anybody's feelings, but no, I don't (read or listen to media reports). Never have," he said. "For us to get unfocused would be cheating this...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Tennessee (2-1) at No. 12 Georgia (2-1)
9 a.m., ESPN
Missouri's shocking home...
| Jul 31, 2014
This week's American Athletic Conference preseason football gathering reinforced two thoughts: The league's annual Newport, R.I., clambake towers above all media days, and East Carolina is Virginia Tech's most intriguing non-conference game.