Spring Football Preview: Quarterbacks

Spring Football Preview: Quarterbacks

Hi friends. If you’re reading this, that means you almost made it an entire 1⁄3 of an offseason since college football ended, and you should be proud of yourself that you’ve avoided a football-withdrawal breakdown this long. Pat yourself on the back. Unless you haven’t avoided a football-withdrawal breakdown, in which case… well, mental health […]

Canzano: So where does Oregon Ducks football go from here?

Canzano: So where does Oregon Ducks football go from here?

The guy says he loves the extra hours. It’s why Mario Cristobal wakes at 4 a.m. Out the door by 4:30 a.m. and at his office inside the University of Oregon’s football mecca 15 minutes later.  “I jump right into recruiting,” Cristobal told me on the telephone Sunday night. “That goes until 6:15 a.m. Then, players […]

CECIL HURT: Time is right to discuss Alabama football schedule upgrade

CECIL HURT: Time is right to discuss Alabama football schedule upgrade

Nothing — well, nothing except a quarterback’s finger/thumb/hand injury — so almost nothing sparks the fires of offseason football conversation more than scheduling speculation. So The Tuscaloosa News’ exclusive report about Alabama speaking with other members of the elite all-time-wins club in college football, Notre Dame and Texas, about a possible home-and-home series with one, […]

Football Lads Alliance march in Birmingham draws protests

Football Lads Alliance march in Birmingham draws protests

A growing number of British citizens and local MPs have united to condemn “hatred and intolerance” as a march by the Football Lads Alliance (FLA) takes place against what they call “Islamist extremists” in the UK city of Birmingham. In a move to oppose Saturday’s march, Stand Up To Racism has organised a counterprotest called […]

Spring Football Update: Coach Dantonio Quotes

Spring Football Update: Coach Dantonio Quotes

March 23, 2018 EAST LANSING, Mich. – Following Michigan State’s Pro Day on Friday and prior to the Spartans’ eighth practice of the spring, Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio met with the media to talk about the players participating in Pro Day and also to give an update on the team. Below is a […]

Why members of the England football team aren't allowed to eat at Starbucks

Why members of the England football team aren't allowed to eat at Starbucks

The England national team. Getty Images England players are currently training at the National Football Centre to prepare for upcoming international friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy. But if the players take a break and visit the local Starbucks just outside the training ground, they’ll find themselves in hot water. This is because England boss […]

Eastern Michigan football not welcome at Lowell after cutting four sports

Eastern Michigan football not welcome at Lowell after cutting four sports

Gabe Dean, left, is the quarterback for the Lowell high school varsity football team and his uncle, Noel Dean, right, is the head coach. (Adam Bird | Special to The Detroit Free Press)(Photo: Adam Bird) Noel Dean says he is passionate about academics, football and wrestling. He’s in the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association […]

College football player with 'huge heart' dies in Mexico while on spring break, months before graduation

College football player with 'huge heart' dies in Mexico while on spring break, months before graduation

Andrew Dorogi, a senior economics major and varsity football player at Amherst College in Massachusetts, died Friday while on spring break in Mexico City.  (Facebook) A football player expected to graduate from Amherst College in Massachusetts this coming May died while on spring break in Mexico City last week. Andrew Dorogi, a 21-year-old economics major […]

Upset-crazy NCAA Tournament is not a referendum on the College Football Playoff

Upset-crazy NCAA Tournament is not a referendum on the College Football Playoff

Earlier this month, you fell in love with UMBC after it’s stunning upset of No. 1 overall seed Virginia in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. You probably became a big fan of Sister Jean and Loyola-Chicago after consecutive nail-biters over Miami and Tennessee to crash the Sweet 16. You were probably thrilled to see the […]

Alabama football: Tua Tagovailoa suffers injury on first day of spring practice

Alabama football: Tua Tagovailoa suffers injury on first day of spring practice

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama football is already dealing with injuries just one day into spring practice as Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban announced that quarterback Tua Tagovailoa suffered an injury on Tuesday. “Tua hurt his thumb [Tuesday] in practice,” Saban said. “We’re taking him to Birmingham to get him evaluated. It’s probably going to require […]

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