| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:23 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — Savvy travelers should always check their itineraries with those who have been there.
Terry Donahue came here to face Nebraska in football four times, three as UCLA's head coach.
"None of them were good," he said.
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Bear Bryant would have turned 100 this week, and that's fitting because there are about that many story lines leading into Alabama's big game at Texas A&M.
Bryant coached both schools to their most famous football glories.
In one College Station...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Nebraska dropped out of the Associated Press college football poll after its latest humbling loss, and the top of the rankings was unchanged after No. 1 Alabama passed its first big test of the season.
The Cornhuskers, No. 23 last week, are unranked...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Tim Tebow needs a job. He really wants to be a quarterback in the NFL. The Jacksonville Jaguars are 0-2 and appear to be going nowhere.
Tebow is still extremely popular in Florida, where he won two national championships and a Heisman Trophy. And the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:58 PM
Just as he did so many times when he played for USC, Marcus Allen ran determinedly out of the Coliseum tunnel and onto the field.
Tre Madden was not far behind.
Allen, the 1981 Heisman Trophy winner, had donned his retired No. 33 jersey to serve as...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Tim Tebow has options.
A football team in Russia has offered him $1 million to play in just two games. The Arena Football League team LA Kiss wants to sign him to a three-year contract. An unnamed NFL team reportedly talked about giving him a shot at...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Mack Brown and Bo Pelini can tell you no season ever goes exactly the way you planned.
Here's a look at a few of the early surprises in this one:
This could be the year the league surpasses the Southeastern Conference and wins the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Johnny Manziel is about as big a star as you can find in college football — in status, that is, not in actual height.
After becoming the first freshman ever to win the Heisman Trophy, the Texas A&M quarterback hasn't let up this season, completing...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The Dodgers' celebrating by jumping in the Diamondbacks' pool was insulting and tacky. I loved every minute of it!
Marina del Rey
I waited all year for the Dodgers to retaliate for the Diamondbacks hitting Yasiel Puig and Zack...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:47 PM
UCLA finally broke its jinx in the state of Utah with a hard-fought 34-27 win over the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Was it easy?
Well, um, no.
UCLA had a 10-point lead and nearly blew it.
It came down to one last play and one last...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:23 PM
The score was so one-sided it looked like a paycheck game for homecoming.
The winning school totaled 614 yards to the losing team's 234 and won the first-down battle, 33-9.
So was this No.1 Alabama against winless Georgia State?
Actually, it was No....