| Dec 7, 2013
| 8:50 PM
ATLANTA A day that began with college football's preeminent defensive mastermind lavishing praise on Missouri's defense on national TV ended with Kony Ealy and his defensive teammates shoving their belongings into their bags, shooting empty stares...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:35 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. Mark Hollis waited long enough to hear Mark Dantonio answer the handful of questions that came his way from reporters, then slipped out of Lucas Oil Stadium.
"Out the back door," Hollis said, and into the night, alone.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:59 PM
GAINESVILLE — Gators walk-on Christian Provancha has spent much of his four years at the University of Florida impersonating big-time, Football Bowl Subdivision players.
One week last season, for instance, Provancha masqueraded as Tennessee's...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:51 PM
It's a stat that would appear to defy logic: minus-48 rushing yards.
Isn't the idea to go forward?
Of course in college football, sacks count against the rushing total. And Michigan State's ferocious defense dropped Michigan's Devin Gardner seven...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Saturday marks a clash between a riverboat gambler and a guy who plays penny slots.
OK, that's an exaggeration.
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio is hardly reckless. His teams strangle opposing offenses like a boa constrictor. But Dantonio also has a...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 12:43 AM
The Florida Gators are making a believer of us and they've been bumped up to the Outback Bowl where they will face Northwestern, according to the Orlando Sentinel's latest Bowl Projections.
No major changes at the top with the BCS bowls all remaining...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Welcome to week 4 of the college football season, or as it’s also known, Snoozefest ’13. This week’s schedule is more disappointing than the final season of “Dexter.” The biggest game of the week is Notre Dame vs....
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:54 AM
This morning, as I’m sitting at my desk, sipping a Starbucks Pumpkin Latte and trying to write the intro to this column, there’s one thing that keeps going through my mind: Hype.
My coffee has a giant cardboard sleeve announcing the 10th...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:11 AM
While it’s too early to predict just who will win the Heisman Trophy, it’s never too early to look at several candidates who could contend for college football’s highest individual honor.
Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State
The Buzz: Miller...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...
| Aug 17, 2013
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 125 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 125 to our projected No. 1 team.
Today at No. 9:...