| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Johnny Manziel is a punk.
That's what most of us are thinking, right?
If only someone had the guts to come right out and say it.
Brian Urlacher could have been that person. The former Chicago Bears linebacker and future Hall of Famer certainly has...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Now that UCLA's football program has been fixed, what's next in Westwood?
Well, not so fast …
There was more than a little giddiness among Bruins fans a year ago. It only underscored how long the Bruins had spent in college football purgatory....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:30 PM
An East Coast autograph broker said Tuesday that Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel was paid $7,500 for signing about 300 mini- and full-sized helmets on Jan. 11-12 while he was attending an event in Connecticut, ESPN reported.
The broker played two...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:36 PM
USC said Tuesday that receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules last January when he signed autographs in Florida that have been offered for sale.
Lee, who won the Biletnikoff Award, attended the Bowl Championship Series title game, where the Orange...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Headline writers can cease and desist. Reporters should dial it down a notch. Cliche-leaning bloggers need to give this a rest.
Barr none, Barr code, raising the Barr ...
UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr has heard them all. Pun is fun, folks, but move on....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Texas A&M's star quarterback Johnny Manziel has earned a lot of mock nicknames this off-season.
He's been called Johnny Football, Johnny Hancock, Johnny Dangerously, Johnny Paycheck and, if he's forced to miss some games this year, someone suggested...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Will he play or won’t he?
The countdown continues for quarterback Johnny Manziel as Texas A&M moves closer to Saturday’s opener against Rice.
The school has gone into a communication lockdown as it tries to remain focused on the upcoming...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Crimson Tide fans, book your vacation plans to sunny California.
If that line sounds familiar, it's because I wrote it Oct. 12, 2012 — in a blog post after the Southeastern Conference released its 2013 schedule.
It was weird not knowing then...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 5:25 PM
The Ohio State Buckeyes finished 12-0 last season, but the off-season felt more like 6-6 with only a 50% chance of reign.
No undefeated program got more imperfect faster.
Urban Meyer is still on honeymoon in Columbus, but outside city limits was a...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss what, if anything, Texas A&M should do about Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel, who is reportedly being investigated by the NCAA for allegedly signing autographs for money. Feel free to join...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Here is your Monday morning "Johnny Football" update.
ESPN has posted a story quoting an anonymous broker on eBay saying he was approached by Johnny Manziel's assistant last year with the message that Texas A&M's star quarterback would no longer be...