| Aug 10, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Defensive tackle Darius Hamilton was at home with his father, Keith, on the November day in 2012 when they learned Rutgers was going to move up to a significantly tougher level of competition as a member of the Big Ten.
"My dad looked at me and said,...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The President has spoken.
He has given his State of the Program address in the wake of the groundbreaking vote last week that gave the Power Five conferences the sovereignty to create their own rules and regulations.
Not to worry, UCF president John...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Shelley Meyer, the wife of former University of Florida and current Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, claims I am a hater.
She claims I often criticize her husband for some misunderstood reason.
"Oh, don't even bring up Bianchi," she told Bucknuts.com ...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:15 PM
It took a hundred years, but college football finally caved to the faucet drip of public persistence by agreeing to stage a four-team playoff starting this season.
Fare thee well to mythical champions crowned by wire services, matrices and wing nuts....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Everybody should know by now that Tuesday will be a watershed moment in the history of University of Maryland athletics. The long-anticipated move from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten will become official and the Terps will take up...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Braxton Miller is done for the season, and that's a terrible blow to Michigan State and Wisconsin and Iowa and Michigan. Yes, even Michigan.
We know losing Miller torpedoes Ohio State's hopes of making college football's first playoff. But how cruel...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Back before $6.9 million was deemed an appropriate amount to pay the Alabama football coach; before Texas A&M installed flat-screen TVs in the bathroom mirrors of its new locker room; and before the creation of a 12th game, a 13th to determine the...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 8:55 PM
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive quoted Dwight Eisenhower and Winston Churchill in his media day remarks, threatening that the Power 5 conferences would break from the NCAA if not granted more voting power.
Big 12 chief Bob Bowlsby belittled NCAA...
| Aug 20, 2014
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller missed all of two games and most of a third last season with a knee sprain. The Buckeyes won those contests by a combined 170-41.
Translation: Miller, only the fourth player to earn two Chicago Tribune Silver...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:50 PM
NEWPORT, R.I. — The weight of modern athletic history, one made all the heavier by the bottomless moneybags of network television, is against him and his league. Deep down, Mike Aresco must know this.
Yet it didn't stop the American Athletic...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Just when you think this wild game of conference musical chairs is over, the band starts up again and the craziness continues.
What we learned when Maryland bolted the Atlantic Coast Conference for the Big Ten on Monday were some sad, ugly truths...