Thursday, March 5, 2015

Ohio State hype video focuses on College Football Playoff title game victory.


Ohio State's new hype video goes the obvious route and features highlights of the Buckeyes' victory over Oregon in the inaugural College Football Playoff title game. It also goes the obvious route with the usual rap song de jour, combined with (sigh) Coldplay.




I guess we should be all thankful they left the Imagine Dragons out.

(via College Spun)

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Family stuff.

Had to deal with some family stuff today. Will hopefully be back tomorrow.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The Fallout: Hugh Freeze, Mike Slive, Jim McElwain, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout - Tuesday edition.

Don't mess with a missionary man.
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze will be leading a group of 30 members of the Rebels football team on a mission trip to Haiti during spring the school's break. Included in the group will be embattled quarterback Chad Kelly. (Saturday Down South)

Steve Spurrier reacts to reaction of his joining Twitter.



South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier said that "he didn't know anybody would pay attention" when he joined Twitter on Monday. That was before 44,400 fellow Twitter users followed him.

Monday, March 2, 2015

The Fallout: Mike Riley, Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh, Connor Cook, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout - Monday edition. 

The life of Riley.
Tom Shatel profiles first-year Nebraska head coach Mike Riley. (The Omaha World-Herald)

I've got a little list, I've got a little list. In fact I've got two!
Off Tackle Empire has two separate lists ranking veterans and relatively new Big Ten coaches and coaching hires. Needless to say, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer comes out on top of the veteran coaches list, with newly-hired Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh coming on top of the newbie's list.

Kitchen is the Cook, whoa, ey, oh. 
Michigan State starting quarterback admits he'll be missing departing Spartan wide receiver teammates  Tony Lippett and Keith Mumphrey, but praises other players who are stepping up to fill their leadership roles on the team. (mLive.com)

I love my Ducks? 
Kevin McGuire wonders if Oregon is "a likable team." (NBC College Football Talk)

The Storylines in Your Eyes. 
Tommy Birch takes a look at the storylines for Iowa State as it prepares for spring football practice. (The Des Moines Register)