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Notre Dame Football: It's Time… Bring Back The Fullback – One Foot Down

Notre Dame Football: It's Time… Bring Back The Fullback – One Foot Down

This is not another #RTDB article from a fan of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. It’s important to understand that first sentence before continuing the rest of this post. I, like many of you out there, just want an offense that works. I won’t get nitpicky about run to pass ratios, or formations, or even […]

Baylor suspends four football players amid new sexual assault investigation – Washington Post

Baylor suspends four football players amid new sexual assault investigation – Washington Post

Baylor has been hit with 10 Title IX lawsuits alleging sexual assault and other misconduct. (LM Otero/Associated Press) Baylor football Coach Matt Rhule was brought in to replace Art Briles, who lost his job in 2016, as did the university’s president and athletic director, amid investigations into allegations of dozens of rapes committed by football players at […]

Watch live: Scott Frost's spring football press conference, 10:30 am – Omaha World-Herald

Watch live: Scott Frost's spring football press conference, 10:30 am – Omaha World-Herald

Omaha World-Herald Watch live: Scott Frost’s spring football press conference, 10:30 amOmaha World-HeraldWith Nebraska set to open spring practice later this week, Husker coach Scott Frost will set the stage with a 10:30 a.m. press conference Wednesday. The World-Herald will have a live stream of the press conference, and the video player below will go […]

Clemson prevails in 64-team college football bracket – ESPN

Clemson prevails in 64-team college football bracket – ESPN

The field in ESPN.com’s fictitious and fun 64-team college football tournament has been trimmed to 16 teams. Now it’s time to find out which one can go all the way. All four No. 1 seeds, based on ESPN’s 2018 preseason FPI — Clemson, Alabama, Georgia and Ohio State — are still alive in their respective […]

How football evolution, and terminology, are changing the way we talk about Defense – Behind the Steel Curtain (blog)

How football evolution, and terminology, are changing the way we talk about Defense – Behind the Steel Curtain (blog)

Language. It’s the basis of all communication. In order for that communication to be effective, not only must two people be speaking the same language, but the meaning of the vocabulary used must be the same. I’ll share a personal example of when there was not a shared understanding of vocabulary: Last spring, my fiance’, […]

Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain Padgett – KTRK-TV

Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain Padgett – KTRK-TV

KTRK-TV Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain PadgettKTRK-TVFuneral services will be held today in Beaumont for Rice Owls football player Blain Padgett. Padgett, a star defensive end for the team, died last week. His service begins at 2 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church in Beaumont. Padgett will then be …

Protesters shut down Temple football stadium town hall – Philly.com

Protesters shut down Temple football stadium town hall – Philly.com

Protesters shut down a Temple University town hall meeting called to discuss plans for a controversial football stadium within 10 minutes of its start Tuesday. Advertisment of Gallery: Community members for months had asked Temple to hold a public forum to hear from residents upset about the proposal and to answer […]

UT Vols spring football: Will playmaker emerge at wide receiver? – Knoxville News Sentinel

UT Vols spring football: Will playmaker emerge at wide receiver? – Knoxville News Sentinel

CLOSE UT Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt holds a press conference on Signing Day 2017. UT Sports Tennessee wide receiver Marquez Callaway (1) catches a touchdown pass past Vanderbilt cornerback Tre Herndon (31) last season.(Photo: Michael Patrick/News Sentinel) This is Part V of a series examining the outlook for Tennessee at each position in advance of […]

Is It Okay to Watch Football? – The Nation.

Is It Okay to Watch Football? – The Nation.

The Green Bay Packers’ Jermichael Finley is taken off the field on a stretcher after being injured after a catch during the second half of an NFL football game. (AP Photo / Tom Lynn) EDITOR’S NOTE:&nbspThis article originally appeared in the Winter 2018 issue of Jacobin. Thank you for signing up. For more from The […]

Blain Padgett, Rice University football player, found dead in apartment – CBS News

Blain Padgett, Rice University football player, found dead in apartment – CBS News

HOUSTON — Rice University has confirmed the death of student Blain Padgett, a player for the school’s football team, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. Padgett was found dead in his off-campus apartment on Friday. Padgett, 21, was a junior at the university and a defensive end on the university football team. The cause of death was […]