| Aug 31, 2014
| 10:28 PM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Illinois - INSIDE SLANT
The Big Ten was so close to a near-perfect weekend -- record- and image-wise -- and then Wisconsin blew a 17-point lead in the second half on Saturday night against LSU.
In the marquee game...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Slow start: Illinois preached starting fast all offseason. Yet the Illini were turtles on sleeping pills to start the opener. The Penguins took a 3-0 first-quarter lead and outgained Illinois 58-24 in total yards to start the game. Illinois didn't get...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
2013 | 8-4 First year in Conference USA
Sixth year (46-14, all with ODU)
Growing up in rural Maine, young Bobby Wilder was often alone with his thoughts, a common occurrence for residents of the least populous state east...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:53 PM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Western Kentucky - INSIDE SLANT
Western Kentucky has its third coach in as many seasons. It also has a four-game winning streak going into 2014 and a three-year streak of winning at least seven games. The...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:38 PM
NCAAF Team Report - Navy - INSIDE SLANT
Navy hoping for independent's day against Buckeyes
Navy has been here before -- preparing for an opening game with a sixth-ranked Ohio State team and doing it with rare confidence.
Just like in 2010, Navy has...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:36 AM
It's moving day in college athletics.
While the start of conference realignment moved at a rapid pace, we finally seem to be nearing the end of a marathon that featured some surprising shifts.
More than 36 programs have changed conference...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Rookie linebacker Xavius Boyd has reverted to the Ravens' injured reserve list after being waived-injured with a pulled hamstring Friday.
Boyd was replaced on the roster by undrafted rookie linebacker Nick DiMarco following a minicamp tryout.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:23 AM
The Ravens have removed rookie linebacker Xavius Boyd from injured reserve and waived him. They had originally waived him from the roster with an injured designation last week.
Boyd has a pulled hamstring, but it's not expected to be a long-term injury....
| Jul 2, 2014
My inbox overfloweth, courtesy of college sports' annual July 1 conference realignment celebrations. Louisville to the ACC; Elon to the Colonial Athletic Association; Davidson to the Atlantic 10; East Carolina, Tulane and Tulsa to the American Athletic;...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Marshall’s Rakeem Cato leads a trio of Thundering Herd listed in our 10 Conference USA players to watch this college football season.
T.T. Barber, LB, Middle Tennessee State
The Buzz: A first-team, All-CUSA selection in 2013, Barber led...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...