| May 30, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Southeastern Conference is so dominant in football that even its off-seasons are more exciting than all the other leagues'.
The SEC ended a flashbulb fling on Friday in Florida with Commissioner Mike Slive's state of the union speech to close the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The time has come to stop talking and start playing. Let the sweet sound of a referee's whistle mercifully replace the pound of a judge's gavel.
It's time for wish lists and check lists:
Out-of-the-box Thursday features a not-too-shabby lineup of...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 10 Baylor:
The 13-person selection committee might want to start keeping a file on...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Reigning national champion Florida State, dynastic Alabama, sartorially splendid Oregon and old-school Oklahoma are Nos. 1-4 in the Associated Press’ preseason poll. The chances of that foursome qualifying for the inaugural College Football...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:07 AM
UCLA leaves the country this basketball season, playing in the Bahamas.
The Bruins will get Oklahoma in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Nov. 26. They have never lost to the Sooners, going 3-0.
Of course, UCLA has not played Oklahoma...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:35 AM
After years of clamoring for change, college football fans got their wish: 2014 will mark the first year of the College Football Playoff, which will officially supplant the Bowl Championship Series as the ultimate determinant of the nation's best team....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:23 PM
The last time Florida State and Auburn met each other, Jimbo Fisher and Jameis Winston were celebrating the final BCS National Title.
Heading into the 2014-15 season, we see those same two schools meeting in the first-ever College Football Playoff...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
1. FLORIDA STATE
Opener: vs. Oklahoma State, Saturday in Arlington, Texas.
Teddy Greenstein’s take: Don’t be crabby, America: Jameis Winston & Co. have a terrific shot to repeat — as long as the QB opts to pay for his groceries.
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:44 PM
You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Oklahoma State cheerleader Jarid Atkinson, who tried to trip Oklahoma wide receiver Eric Striker at the end of the game between the schools last weekend, was given a public reprimand by the Big 12 Conference on Tuesday.
Atkinson has apologized for his...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 9:44 PM
There were eight undefeated teams on Oct. 27 and six left on Nov. 17 and it appeared the last year of the Bowl Championship Series might get the fist in the face it deserved.
Then Auburn's moon jumped to the seventh house, Jupiter aligned with...