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College Athletes Unionizing – Alabama & Texas Make More Money Than the NHL & Most of the NBA

Posted on 7 Apr, 2014, by in Basketball, Featured, Football

Once College Basketball for 2014 is over, the main thing in college sports that will grab the headlines will be the first steps in the attempt of college athletes, mostly football players, to unionize with the main goal starting to get paid for their services to universities, which means being given a piece of the huge money pie that is College Athletics, mostly coming from TV Deals. More

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What are the Chances of Making it to the NFL?

Posted on 6 Mar, 2014, by in Football

A lot of young athletes believe that sports may be their way to escape poverty and provide a better life for them and their family. The numbers showing us how many of them actually make it into the NFL through the process of high school, college football and eventually the pros, shows once again just how important education is before anything else. More

Jameis Winston

College Football Rumors – Jameis Winston Not Leaving Florida State Anytime Soon

Posted on 7 Feb, 2014, by in Football

You never expect college stars with great NFL prospects to stay around not getting paid for too long, but Jameis Winston seems to be made of something different, suggesting he has at least two more years to play for Florida State. More

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College Football Realignment – Super Conferences Want to be Alone

Posted on 22 Jan, 2014, by in Football

The most recent set of talks among NCAA administrators seems to be another step for the Big 12, ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 and SEC to separate themselves from the rest of the competition by trying to give themselves more political power, and eventually another financial and competitive advantage. More

Dabo Swinney

Clemson Tigers – Dabo Swinney Staying a Little Longer

Posted on 19 Jan, 2014, by in Football

Despite falling short of the mark (winning the ACC and maybe going to the national title game), the people running things at Clemson are quite happy with Dabo Swinney, earning him an 8-year extension that keeps him as the Tigers’ head coach until 2021. More

Bobby Petrino

Louisville Cardinals – Bobby Petrino Leaves Western Kentucky to be Their Head Coach

Posted on 9 Jan, 2014, by in Football

Eight years after leaving Louisville for an NFL job that didn’t last very long, Bobby Petrino is back as the head coach of the Cardinals, leaving Western Kentucky after only one season with the Sun Belt program. More

College Football – Way Too Early 2014 Preseason Rankings

Posted on 8 Jan, 2014, by in Football

It’s impossible to predict what happens in College Football season, but it’s always worth giving it a shot. The new playoff system means no more BCS rankings, and maybe even more significance in public perception for the AP Poll and its top 25. More

Gus Malzahn

Auburn Tigers – Almost the Perfect Turnaround

Posted on 7 Jan, 2014, by in Football

No one is going to take away the achievement of turning around a 3-9 team into being seconds away from winning a BCS national championship from Gus Malzahn and Auburn. However, despite the season that will eventually be looked back as very successful, the pain of losing after already leading by 18 points is going to sting for quite a while. More

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Florida State Seminoles – How to End an Era

Posted on 7 Jan, 2014, by in Football

The BCS is gone, and it’s always nice to be remembered as the last team to lift that trophy before everything changes. Florida State have been waiting a long time to raise the crystal ball up high, and it turns out Jimbo Fisher and a young Freshman Heisman Trophy Winner named Jameis Winston were the right men to get them back on top. More

Florida State 34  Auburn 31 (BCS National Championship Game)

College Football – 35 Bowls in 35 Pictures

Posted on 7 Jan, 2014, by in Football

The 2013 College Football season is over a week into 2014 after 35 bowl games in the bowl season, with only one game that actually mattered: Florida State beating Auburn in the BCS National Championship game 34-31, becoming the last team to win the national title under the current format as we say goodbye to the BCS and welcome in the College Football 4-team playoffs. More