The SEC Really Does Benefit From Media Bias In Polls
This past week, four of the top five teams in the Associated Press College Football Poll hailed from the SEC West Division. Nebraska coach Bo Pelini, among others, wondered aloud whether ESPN's ownership of the brand-new SEC network, which launched this year, might be responsible for such a coincidence. Read more...
Correction: Obit-Stapleton story
In a story Oct. 30 about the death of former football coach and athletic director Clay Stapleton, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Iowa State University, reported erroneously that Stapleton died in Missouri City, Missouri. A corrected version of the story is below: Former Iowa St football coach Clay Stapleton dies Former Iowa State football coach Clay Stapleton dies at 93 ...
Registered Sex Offender Emerges as Star College Football Player
The ability of Cooks to continue his football career despite being a sexual predator is ... "I think it’s wrong that they’re allowed to continue to play," she told ABC News. Officials at the Air Force Academy said the court-martial and dismissal ...
How a murdered high school football player changed the course of my life
I began working for LaGrange Daily News as a general-assignment reporter, but within a few months I was a sports writer, which was what I wanted all along. I was covering Georgia high school football, and if you know anything about football, you know ...
Mississippi State, Florida State top playoff list
The Associated Press GRAPEVINE, Texas - The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken - and it likes the SEC. At least for now.
High school football braces for sonic boom
THE Winnipeg High School Football League has its own immovable object versus irresistible force coming Friday in the ANAVETS Bowl for the AAA championship. The object is stud running back Brady Oliveira of the Oak Park Raiders, who added four more ...
Football and bullying
It has happened, again. This time in New Jersey: Another high school football team had its season cut short due to moral and ethical injuries.
College Football Rankings: SEC Power Poll Finally Has a Unanimous No. 1
It's from the new capital of the college football world: Mississippi. Not that the state of Alabama is far behind; the Crimson Tide swaps places with Ole Miss -- a team that, you might recall, beat Alabama not too long ago. Auburn stays put at No. 3.
FILE - In this Sept. 1980, file photo, Alabama coach Paul "Bear" Bryant wears his usual hat during a football game in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Bryant made Alabama synonymous with winning and became the most revered man in the Southeast during his three decades as coach of the Crimson Tide. Ahead of the college football season, The Associated Press asked its panel of voters in the Top 25 poll to weigh in ...
Oregon Football: Ducks' Road to Making the College Football Playoff
EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon's mantra is " Win The Day ." However, when it comes to the College Football Playoff, the Ducks should be thinking "Win and You're In." The Ducks (7-1, 4-1) are ranked No. 5 by the playoff committee, which is appropriate considering their No. 5 ranking by the Associated Press poll and No. 6 ranking by the Coaches Poll. While there may a subset of Oregon fans who are ...
UTEP football press conference quotes
UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Oct. 27, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler (On Saturday’s 34-0 win at UTSA) Promote to Mobile 0 read more
The View from Writers Roost
One of my columns on football press box conversations drew a lot of comments from editor-publishers before it ever hit their papers’ pages. Community newspapers are often not large enough to have a “sports” editor or a staff photographer, so the job(s) become(s) a one-man-show.
Topic matches for "northwood football"
New NorthWood football coach Nate Andrews, left, addresses the media at a press conference Monday night at NorthWood as NorthWood athletic director Norm Sellers looks on. WAKARUSA — Among the many characteristics that define an exemplary football player ...
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