Tag: College Football

Minnesota Players End Boycott, Will Play in Bowl Game

Last week, 10 University of Minnesota Football players were suspended upon investigation of them being involved in a campus sexual assault case.   Due to the belief that these suspensions were unjust because the players felt the sex was consensual, the entire team had, at first, decided to boycott any football activities, including their upcoming… Read More

“And the Winner of the 2016 Heisman Award Is…”

“Lamar Jackson, from the University of Louisville.”   These were the final words echoed by ESPN host Chris Fowler before giving the prestigious award to the Sophomore Quarterback who dazzled in every way this college football regular season and at 19, became the youngest winner in Heisman history.   On Saturday night in Lower Manhattan,… Read More

The 2016 Ohio State-Michigan game might be the best ever

A combined record of 15-1. Ranked second and sixth in the nation respectively. Top offenses and defenses in the nation. Two brilliant head coaches. A College Football playoff berth and Big Ten Championship on the line. 2016 is shaping up to be the best version of the historic Michigan-Ohio State rivalry ever.   Aside from… Read More

No love lost here: College football’s best rivalries

football teams fight on the field

The pageantry, the crazy fans, the magic of watching the next generation of players come to life — college football is one of America’s most engaging sports. Annual rivalries provide excitement and motivation for players, students, and alumni. In honor of another great college football regular season now in the books, here are the sports’… Read More

Win or go home: Championship week will determine college football’s final four

Clemson Tigers player

Championship week is here. This Saturday is the final week for the nation’s elite football programs to impress the selection committee and earn a spot in the playoffs. Oklahoma is already in. For Alabama, Clemson, Michigan State, and Iowa (the last two will be playing each other), the season comes down to one game. Win… Read More