| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:56 PM
This is a big prove-it weekend, led by Missouri from the "Show-Me State."
The interloper Tigers, in their second season since leaving the Big 12 Conference, can really stick it to old-line Southeastern Conference thinking.
Truth serum injections would...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The NFL Channel aired a terrific documentary this week commemorating the 100-year anniversary of the forward pass.
Georgia Southern didn’t watch it.
In a game that would have made Darrell Royal and Woody Hayes proud, Georgia Southern of the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:27 PM
This is the latest offering in an occasional series: "Things that should keep Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott up at night."
If you started a playoff next month using the top four division champions based on Jeff Sagarin's ratings Sunday in USA Today,...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall is probably best known for heaving the last-minute pass that was tipped by a Georgia defensive back and resulted in a game-winning touchdown for the Tigers.
But Marshall's talents and contributions to Auburn's 12-1...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Just when this BCS national title game begins to sag under the grandiose weight of Heisman trophies and state attorneys and Southern football, Kid Miracle shows up.
His name is Ricardo Louis. He is sitting in a quiet corner of a crowded Newport Beach...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Gus Malzahn coached high school football for 14 years before he became a college assistant in 2006.
Eight years later, he has guided Auburn to Monday's Bowl Championship Series title game against Florida State.
Malzahn replaced the fired Gene Chizik...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 11:19 AM
When all else fails, defund.
This technique is spectacularly on display in the $1.1-trillion federal spending bill unveiled by House and Senate negotiators Monday and scheduled for debate this week. The measure provides $215 million in funding for the...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Blake Bortles threw for 301 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, Storm Johnson ran for three touchdowns and No. 15 Central Florida defeated No. 6 Baylor, 52-42, in the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday night at Glendale, Ariz.
"There's not many outside of us...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 10:43 PM
ATLANTA — Tre Mason rushed for 304 yards and four touchdowns, leading No. 3 Auburn to a 59-42 victory over No. 5 Missouri in the Southeastern Conference title game Saturday in the Georgia Dome.
Auburn (12-1) is virtually assured of playing for the...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Auburn run game vs. Florida State run defense
Auburn is the top rushing team in major college football, averaging 335.7 yards a game.
Tre Mason was a Heisman Trophy finalist after rushing for 1,621 yards and 22 touchdowns behind a line led by center...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:50 PM
The teams in the final Bowl Championship Series national title game Monday at the Rose Bowl took completely different roads to Pasadena.
Florida State used the high-speed express lane on its way to 13-0, cruising by one opponent after another....