Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Roc Thomas Is An Ex-Auburn RB, Transferring From Program.

He's Just Not That Into You

Roc Thomas. Image via bleacherreport.com.

Roc Thomas is an ex-Tiger. Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn announced Tuesday that the running back has been granted his release from the football program.

Monday, May 30, 2016

Baylor Hires Jim Grobe As Interim Head Coach, Athletic Director Ian McCaw To Resign.

Baylor has officially hired Jim Grobe as interim head coach for the 2016 college football season.

College Football Honors Memorial Day.

I hope you are all having a blessed and safe Memorial Day, and are taking time out to remember all those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to secure our freedoms.

College football coaches and programs have taken time out to pay their respects today on Twitter.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Four-Star OT JP Urquidez Says He "Will Not Be Enrolling At Baylor University."

He's Just Not That Into You

JP Urquidez. Image via Bleacher Report. 

Baylor is already beginning to feel the fallout over the scandal that resulted in the firing of former head coach Art Briles. Offensive tackle JP Urquidez announced via Twitter that he had decided not to enroll at the school.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly Posts Video Of His Throwing A 70-plus Yard Bomb Into The End Zone.

Chad Kelly. Image via AP. 

Ole Miss supporters are probably still feeling the pain over the release of the NCAA's notice of allegations to the school on Friday.

So to cheer you up this is a video Ole Miss starting quarterback Chad Kelly posted to his Instagram account throwing a 70+yd bomb down the field into the end zone.

Friday, May 27, 2016

Peyton Manning Will Not Be Coaching Tennessee This (Or Any) Upcoming Season.

Peyton Manning. Image via 247Sports.com.

Peyton Manning is giving Tennessee fans with nothing but shattered dreams up on Rocky Top. The former Tennessee and NFL quarterback legend shot down more delusional than usual rumors that he would joining Volunteers head coach Butch Jones coaching staff for the 2016 college football season.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Thoughts on Baylor and Art Briles' Firing.

Thoughts and Opinion

Baylor University. Image via baylor.edu. 

I've been dealing with anxiety disorder-reflated issues for a while now. It's really hit my writing the blog, where I'm lucky get one story a day up.

I just wanted to get that out of the way because it has been a factor in why I haven't covered the recent situation at Baylor or similar cases at other schools. Writing on the more serious issues surrounding college football has become pretty intimidating. It's something I need to come to grips with, and I hope that I have your support in doing so.

With that out of the way, I'll say this about Baylor:

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Behold Tide! Alabama Drops 2016 Hype Video.

Hype Videos

Guess who? image via ncaa.com

Alabama has released a hype video for the upcoming 2016 season. Do I really have to say anymore?

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Four-star RB/Athlete Marcus Murphy Commits To Mississippi State's 2018 Recruiting Class.

2018 Recruiting

Marcus Murphy. Image via sesportsinsider.com.

Mississippi State has added a third commitment to its 2018 recruiting class. West Point, Mississippi high school rising junior running back/athlete Marcus Murphy committed to the Bulldogs via Twitter on Monday.

Monday, May 23, 2016

DE Aaron Moffitt, Son Of LSU Strength Coach, Commits To Tigers.

2017 Recruiting

The latest member of LSU's 2017 recruiting class has family ties to Les Miles' coaching staff. Baton Rouge, Louisiana high school rising senior defensive end Aaron Moffitt committed to the Tigers on Monday.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Mississippi St. Adds 3-Star WR Kymbotric Mason To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Kymbotric Mason. Image via campussports.net.

Mississippi State has added a fourteenth prospect to its 2017 recruiting class. Macon, Mississippi high school rising senior wide receiver Kymbotric Mason committed to the Bulldogs on Sunday.

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Four-Star WR/Athlete Prospect Deejay Dallas Commits to Miami.

2017  Recruiting

Deejay Dallas. Image via thebrunswicknews.com.

Georgia's loss is Miami's gain. Brunswick, Georgia high school rising senior wide receiver/athlete Deejay Dallas, who decommitted from UGA in December, announced his commitment to Miami on Saturday.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Sick Day

Be back tomorrow.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

The Fallout: Jared Shanker, Illinois, Ohio St., and more.

Welcome to the Fallout -  Thursday edition

Brad Kaaya. Image via palmbeachpost.com.

He went to Jared! 
ESPN's Jared Shanker declares Miami starting quarterback Brad Kaaya to be the "ACC's 'best pure passer'."

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Four-star RB Prospect Kylin Hill Commits To "The University Of Mississippi State."

2017 Recruiting

Kylie Hill. Image via 247Sports.

Mississippi State has added a fourteenth prospect to its 2017 recruiting class. Columbus, Mississippi high school rising senior running back Kylin Hill committed to the Bulldogs on Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Alabama LT Cam Robinson And DB Hootie Jones Arrested On Drug And Weapons Charges,

Cam Robinson's mugshot. Image via al.com.

Alabama left tackle Cam Robinson and defensive back Hootie Jones were arrested in West Monroe, Louisiana Tuesday morning on drug possession-related charges.

Monday, May 16, 2016

The Fallout: Mark Richt, Lovie Smith, Conference USA, and...Dollywood?

Welcome to the Fallout - Monday edition.

It's been a while since Welcome to the Fallout appeared in SWRT. Today's as good of a day to bring it back.

Do the Richt Thing?
Andrea Adelson looks at the "Mark Richt effect" on Miami as the Hurricanes enter its first season with Richt as its head football coach. (ESPN)

Building a Mystery.
Miami is reportedly close to announcing plans to build an indoor practice facility. Fundraising for construction is reported to be currently underway (The Miami Herald)

Lovie is a Many-Splendored Thing. 
Off Tackle Empire kicks off its week-long look at Illinois, which will be its first under new head football coach Lovie Smith.

Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
Ken Fang looks at Conference USA as it looks to deal with a loss of television revenue following FOX Sports' decision not to continue its relation with the conference as a media partner. (Awful Announcing)

Under the radar?
Joe Dexter names the Week 1 meeting between Houston and Oklahoma at NRG Stadium in Houston, Tx. as the "Most Underrated Non-Conference College Football Game" during the 2016 season. (The Comeback)

Sleeper Cell.
Louisville, TCU, and Utah are among teams listed in an ESPN analyst roundtable on schools might be sleeper picks to go to the 2016 College Football Playoff. (ESPN)


You are such a roller coaster. 
Charlie Burris compares SEC football programs to rides at Dollywood. This could well be the best article of the offseason. (FOXSports Knoxville)

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Charles Barkley Calls Alabama Fans: "The Most Obnoxious Fans In The World."

Charles Barkley. Image via The Washington Post. 

This just in: NBA legend and Auburn alum Charles Barkley thinks Alabama fans are "the most obnoxious fans in the world." 

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Off day

Be back tomorrow.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Georgia DL Chauncey Rivers Dismissed After Third Arrest On Charges Of Marijuana Possession.

Chauncey Rivers. Image via sportingnews.com.

Mark Richt Kirby Smart has lost control of Georgia. Bulldog defensive lineman Chauncey Rivers has been dismissed from school following his third arrest on charges of possession of marijuana in seven months.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Tulane Head Coach Willie Fritz Reveals Green Wave Uniforms For 2016 Season.

Uncle Phil's Misguided Children

Image via CBSSports.

First-year Tulane head coach Willie Fritz posted a video of what Uncle Phil's Misguided Children at Nike have come up for the Green Wave's 2016 college football season. The video features home, away, and alternate unis.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Mark Richt Will Continue Annual Fall Practice Back Flip Off 10 Ft..Platform At Miami.

Mark Richt. Image via caneswatch.blog/ajc.com.

Mark Richt has answered a major question about his new job as first-year head coach of Miami: Whether or not he would continue to perform his traditional fall practice back flip off the ten meter diving board before the season starts.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

NBC Deconstructs "The Wizard Of Oz" In "Emerald City."


Emerald City. Image via NBC/ew.com.

NBC has released some new photos from Emerald City,  a ten-episode deconstruction of The Wizard of Oz expected to air this fall.

Butch Jones Says Tennessee Will Don "Smokey Grey" Alternate Uniforms Twice During 2016 Season.

Uncle Phil's Misguided Children

Action from 2015 Georgia-Tennessee game. Image via timesfreepress.com.

Did you like Tennessee's alternate "Smokey Grey" uniforms last season. Tennessee head coach Butch Jones says the unis will be returning for two games during the 2016 college football season.

Monday, May 9, 2016

Ole Miss Adds 4-Star DE Prospect Bryan Jones To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Bryan Jones. Image via gridironnow.com/247Sports. 

Ole Miss has added a fourth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Baton Rouge, Louisiana high school rising senior defensive end Bryan Jones committed to the Rebels Sunday evening.

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Mother's Day 2016.

Happy Mother's Day, y'all. Hope you and your family took time to celebrate the mom's in your life today.

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Thoughts And Prayers For UAB RB Greg Bryant, In Critical Condition Following Shooting Incident.

Thoughts and prayers are going out to UAB running back Greg Bryant, who is in critical condition following a shooting incident in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Friday, May 6, 2016

Alex Ross is an ex-Oklahoma WR, will transfer following graduation.

He's Just Not That Into You

Alex Ross. Image via USA Today. 

Alex Ross is an ex-Sooner. The Oklahoma wide receiver and kick returner has announced he plans to transfer to another school following his upcoming graduation.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Two 2017 Prospects Decommit From Texas A&M.

He's They're Just Not Into You

Tate Martel. Image via Bleacher Report.

Texas A&M had a double shot of "He's Just Not That Into You" on Wednesday. Five-star QB prospect Tate Martell and four-star wide receiver Mannie Netherly both decommitted, sending shockwaves through the Aggie community.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Rutgers Unveil New Uniforms For 2016 College Football Season.

Hype Videos

Via nj.com.

Rutgers has a new hype video out introducing the football team uniforms for the 2016 season. First-year Rutgers head coach Chris Ash posted the video on Twitter Tuesday night.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Michigan Adds 3-Star ILB Prospect Ben Mason To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Ben Mason. Image via gametimect.com.

Michigan has added a twelfth prospect to its 2017 recruiting class. Newtown, Connecticut high school junior inside linebacker Ben Mason committed to the the Wolverines on Tuesday.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Cal Lands Five-Star WR Prospect Demetris Robertson For Its 2016 Recruiting Class.

2016 Recruiting 

Demetris Robertson. Image via neoblack.com. 

Cal has nabbed the last remaining big-name 2016 prospect that didn't commit on National Signing Day back in February. Savannah, Ga. high school senior wide receiver Demetris Robertson committed to the Golden Bears on Sunday.