| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:33 PM
There is the 24-hour rule. There is a victory UCLA players will remember for a lifetime.
Those conflicting thoughts will run through minds this week at Spaulding Field, as the Bruins prepare to play Stanford in the Rose Bowl on Friday.
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Notre Dame was the last program you thought would screw up a simple throw and catch.
The Fighting Irish didn't invent the forward pass, but certainly modernized it during a 1913 game against Army.
Gus Dorais and Knute Rockne practiced all summer while...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:46 PM
There was certainly no shortage of messages in my inbox this week, so apologies in advance that I could not get to them all.
It’s not even Sunday morning after a game, but I feel like I could write five things I learned about USC fans.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:45 PM
The halfway point of a brand new season, with a brand new system, has prompted plenty of questions.
We'll start in the Pac-12 Conference with Stanford and ask:
•What if Dr. Condoleezza Rice's favorite team knew how to close out games?...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:22 PM
The calendar may read October, but Saturday’s primetime tilt between No. 2 Florida State and No. 5 Notre Dame has all the makings of a playoff game. The winner moves one step close to a spot in the College Football Playoff, while the loser is left...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:40 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. 4 Baylor (6-0) at West Virginia (4-2)
9 a.m., Fox Sports 1
The over-under is...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The new College Football Playoff rankings add more insight and a dose of pressure to this week of college football action.
Check out our top six games to watch:
No. 2 Florida State at Louisville
Thursday, 7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
The Buzz: Florida...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Jameis Winston may be dominating the headlines, but we’re more excited to actually watch FSU take on Notre Dame Saturday.
A throwback marquee showdown between the Seminoles and Irish headline our top five college football games to watch this...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:04 AM
After 190 attempts this season, USC quarter Cody Kessler finally had a pass intercepted during the Trojans’ 28-26 victory over Arizona.
His teammates seemed to take it harder that he did, Kessler said.
“Everyone was tapping me like it...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 6:23 PM
The SEC West is truly remarkable. It is 90% dominance, which is to be admired, and 10% snake charmer.
No man behind a curtain has worked levers more deftly.
The Southeastern Conference's glamour division not only has five or six (or seven?) of the...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Albuquerque is nice in December.
Las Vegas is always fun.
A return trip to El Paso would probably be out of the question, but who can say for sure?
UCLA appears to have any number of possible destinations this holiday bowl season. But there are...