| Jan 31, 2015
| 7:25 PM
PHOENIX — Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields were elected Saturday to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The class of 2015, announced a day before the Super Bowl, also includes a pair of contributors, Bill Polian and...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 11:05 PM
The ring was being fitted for his finger. The plaudits were being written for his resume. The skeptical football world had finally opened its arms and was prepared to embrace.
Then Pete Carroll was grabbed by ghosts.
The coach of the Seattle...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 2:50 PM
PHOENIX There aren't many first-timers at this year's Super Bowl.
The New England Patriots made it to the big game as recently as three winters ago, and the Seahawks will play for their second consecutive title Sunday in Glendale, Ariz.
Yet for the...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:17 AM
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is the early favorite among the preseason Heisman Trophy contenders according to an online oddsmaker.
Elliott, who was named the most valuable player of the National Championship Game after rushing for a record...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 11:44 AM
USC quarterback Cody Kessler’s odds of winning the Heisman Trophy next season are 12-1, according to Bovada.
Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is the favorite at 6-1. Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott and Louisiana State running...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:39 PM
College football's free-agent market is open and Oregon is searching for the next Russell Wilson to replace Marcus Mariota.
FCS All-America quarterback Vernon Adams from Eastern Washington plans to be in Eugene, Oregon, this weekend visiting with...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:52 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Deondre Francois received the birthday present he was waiting for last February when FSU offered the quarterback a scholarship.
At the time, the Seminoles' staff had already secured one quarterback commitment from Jacksonville...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Tweet of the day: "With the talent coming back and a potential top-five recruiting class, a playoff [berth] should be a real expectation for the Trojans next season."
-- Former USC quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart
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| Jan 24, 2015
| 10:28 AM
This column was orginially published on July 24, 2005.
Two steps into the swanky Ritz-Carlton hotel in this Pacific Ocean postcard of a town off the western edge of Los Angeles, Ernie Banks asked the hostess he'd just met about her husband. She blushed....
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:32 AM
For 25 years, Chris Fowler has hosted ESPN's College Football GameDay, starting this fall, it will be Rece Davis taking over the main chair.
Davis signed a multi-year contract with ESPN that includes his taking over the hosting duties on the popular...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:13 PM
Speed and size are qualities coveted by every college football program. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey feels his staff was able to add a sampling of those key attributes with the 30-player recruiting class it signed Wednesday.
"We are extremely...