Saturday, September 29, 2012

Mark Dantonio vs Urban Meyer, Matt Barkley, Taysom Hill, and more.

Game Day Goulash

Making a good first impression.
BYU gets back on the winning track as quarterback Taysom Hill leads the Cougars to a 47-0 romp over Hawaii in his first time as a starter. (The Deseret News)

I'm not over you just yet.
Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio is still upset with Ohio State HC Urban Meyer over the later's getting defensive end  Se'Von Pittman to flip his commitment from the Spartans to the Buckeyes. The two teams meet each other in East Lansing, Mi. Saturday Afternoon. (The Detroit Free Press)

Dissecting Matt Barkley. 
Trevor Wong puts USC QB Matt Barkley under the microscope to see why the at-one-time Heisman Trophy winner-apparent has struggled in the first month of the season. (Conquest Chronicles)

Gundy in stealth more.
Oklahoma State HC Mike Gundy continues to remain silent on whether Cowboy starting quarterback Wes Lunt will have recovered enough from a knee injury to play in Saturday night's game against Texas. (AP/

Smokey vs. Uga. 
Charles Odum previews the Tennessee-Georgia game. (AP/The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. And if the AJC has to depend on the AP for a preview of a UGA game, toy know how downhill that paper has gone.)

It's too late to stop now.
Roger Clarkson profiles retired Georgia HC Derek Dooley, who at 80 is maybe even more active than when he was coaching the Bulldogs. (The Athens Banner Herald)

Hoosiers vs. Wildcats. 
Teddy Greenstein previews 2-1 Indiana vs 4-0 Northwestern. (The Chicago Tribune)


Oh Henry!
Florida high school senior running back Derrick Henry commits to Alabama's 2013 recruiting class. (


The answer: Kathryn Richt, a tan, and a ping pong table.
The question: "Name three things Mark Richt has not lost control of." (Rocky Top Talk)