Saturday, July 30, 2016

Things got busy today.

Be back tomorrow. Or maybe Monday.

Friday, July 29, 2016

Steve Spurrier Come Home To Florida in New Role As New Ambassador And Consultant.

Steve Spurrier in all his glory at Florida. Image via tampabay.com.


Steve Spurrier is back where he belongs. The Head Ball Coach has resigned his position as an ambassador for South Carolina to take on similar role at Florida, has alma mater and site of his most famous moments as both a player and football coach.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Sick day dos.

Hate doing this two days in a row, but I've spent most of the afternoon with pain in my back in both of my ankles. Be back tomorrow.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Off Day

Recovering from trip to dentist to fix a chipped tooth. Be back tomorrow.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Four-Star DE Prospect Deonte "DJ" Johnson Commits To Miami's 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Deonte "DJ" Johnson. Image via College Spun. 

Miami reached out to the other side of the country for the eighth member of its 2017 recruiting class. Sacramento, California high school rising senior defensive end Deonte "DJ" Johnson committed to The U on Monday.

Monday, July 25, 2016

Ole Miss Adds 3-Star CB Jamar Richardson To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Jamar Richardson, Image via Gridiron Now. 

Score a 13th commitment for Ole Miss' 2017 recruiting class. Aliceville, Alabama high school rising senior cornerback Jamar Richardson announced his commitment to the Rebels on Monday.




Treon Harris Is An-Ex Florida Gator, Will Transfer To Another School.

He's Just Not Into You

Treon Harris. Image via gamedayr.com.



Treon Harris is an ex-Gator. Florida head coach Jim McElwain has announced that the now-former Gator starting quarterback-turned-wide receiver has decided to transfer to another school.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Former Michigan State Punter Mike Sadler, And Nebraska Punter Sam Foltz Die In Automobile Accident. LSU Kicker Colby Delahoussaye Injured.

Thoughts and prayers go out to the family and loved ones of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler, who died in an automobile accident Saturday night. LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye was also injured in the accident.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

First "Justiçe League" Film Trailer Makes Surprise Debut At San Diego Comic-Con.

Film Trailers

Scene from Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice. Image via geekytyrant.com.


This year's San Diego Comic-Con was scheduled to include the release of the first trailer for Wonder Woman, what wasn't expected was the first trailer for Justice League, the film that brings together the DC Universes greatest heroes.

"Wonder Woman" Trailer Unleashed At Comic-Com.

Film Trailers

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. Image via cinemablend.com.


San Diego Comic-Con goers got the first look at the first trailer for Wonder Woman, next summer's installment of the DC Cinematic Universe. Luckily for the rest of the world, it soon appeared online as well.

Ohio State Adds 4-Star DE Chase Young To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Chase Young. Image via Bleacher Report. 

Ohio State added its another four-star prospect to its 2017 recruiting class. Hyattsville, Maryland high school rising senior defensive end Chase Young announced his commitment to the Buckeyes during the school's Friday Night Lights recruiting camp on (wait for it) Friday.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Minnesota adds 3-Star Center Prospect Brett Kitrell To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Brett Kitrell, image via omaha.com.

Minnesota had added a ninth member of its 2017 recruiting class.  Ashland, Nebraska high school rising senior defensive tackle/center Brett Kitrell committed to the Golden Gopher on Friday.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Trailer For Roberto Durán Biopic "Hands Of Stone" Released.

Film Trailers


Robert De Niro and Édgar Ramirez in Hands of Stone.



The trailer for Hands of Stone, the biopic of boxing legend Roberto Durán dropped on Thursday. The film stars Édgar Ramírez as Durán, Robert De Niro as Durán's trainer, Ray Arcel, and Usher (aka Usher Raymond IV) as Durán's most famous opponent, Sugar Ray Leonard.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Tennessee Adds 3-Star DT Brandon Gaddy To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Brandon Gaddy. Image via The Key Play. 
From the "Double your pleasure, double your fun" department comes news that Tennessee has not just added Virginia Beach, Virginia high school rising senior defensive tackle Breyon Gaddy to its 2017 recruiting class. The school has also gained the commitment to Gaddy's twin brother, high school rising senior Brandon Gaddy as well. 

Tennessee Adds Four-Star DT Prospect Breyon Gaddy To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting 

Breyon Gaddy. Image via Vantage Hoops. 


Tennessee has added a 20th commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Virginia Beach, Virginia high school rising senior defensive tackle Breyon Gaddy committed to the Volunteers on Tuesday.

Jim Harbaugh Screams "Who's Got It Better Than Us?" In Rap Video.

That's So Harbaugh! 

Jim Harbaugh. Image Maize N' Brew.


Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh was recently named "Most Insane Coach" by Deadspin. He was also the only nominee for the award, which makes absolutely no sense as both LSU head coach Les Miles and Western Michigan head coach PJ Fleck are both at least twice as insane as Harbaugh.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Florida RBs Tyree Cleveland And Rick Wells Arrested For Incident Involving A BB Gun.

Rick Wells (left) and Tyree Cleveland(right). Image via The Gainesville Sun.

Two Florida players were arrested over the weekend on charges reportedly related to shooting off a bb gun into a University of Florida dormitory.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Alabama OL Alphonse Taylor Arrested For DUI.

Alphonse Taylor. Image via al.com.


Another Alabama player is in trouble with the law. Alphonse Taylor, a redshirt senior offensive lineman, was arrested Sunday and charged with a DUI offense.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Mark Richt Brings Backflip Tradition To Miami.


Mark Richt's 2015 backflip at Georgia. Image via The Palm Beach Post. 


It's a tradition unlike no other, and Mark Richt has brought it with him to Miami. Richt's annual backflip off the ten-meter dive platform was an annual event during fall practice when he was the head coach at Georgia. Now he has brought the tradition to Miami, where the first-year Hurricanes her coach performed a backflip on Friday during his first annual "Paradise Camp" for Miami prospects.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Michael Jordan Named Honorary Captain For Michigan Season Opener On Sept. 3.

Uncle Phil's Misguided Children 

Michael Jordan circa 1985. Image via Nike/ solecollector.com.



The 2016 college football season will the first under Michigan's new fifteen-year, $169 million-dollar apparel deal with Nike. More More specifically, it will be the first season where the Wolverines will don uniforms produced under Nike's iconic Jordan Brand.

And what better way to celebrate it than with naming the brand's namesake, NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan as Michigan's honorary captain for the season opener against Hawaii on Sept. 3?

Thursday, July 14, 2016

South Carolina Suspends OT Christian Pellage After DUI Charge.

Christian Pellage. Image via The State.



South Carolina has indefinitely suspended Christian Pellage. The sophomore offensive tackle was charged with a DUI offense last Friday.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Paul Finebaum Vs. Nick Saban At SEC Media Days Over Discipline Of Players (Or Lack Thereof).

Hail Saban!

If you haven't seen the footage of Alabama head coach Nick Saban going off on SEC Network's Paul Finabaum over the level of discipline (or lack thereof) handed out to the recent arrests of Alabama offensive lineman Cam Robinson and cornerback Hootie Jones, then here it is.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

Deontay Evans Is An Ex-Mississippi State Defensive End.

He's Just Not That Into You

Dean


It's the eve of Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen's appearance at SEC Media Days, and it looks like he'll have something to talk about besides his shoes. The school has announced that fifth-year senior defensive end Deontay Evans has decided to transfer to another school.

Sunday, July 10, 2016

2017 Recruiting

Toneil Carter. Image via USA Today. 


Georgia has added its fourteenth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Houston, Texas high school rising senior running back Toneil Carter committed to the Bulldogs on Sunday. 

Georgia DT Jonathan Ledbetter Arrested On Alcohol-Related Charges For Second Time In 2016.



Jonathan Ledbetter. Image via dawgnation.com.


Georgia sophomore defensive tackle Jonathan Ledbetter is in trouble with the law again.  Ledbetter was arrested Sunday morning of what ESPN describes as "misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence and underage alcohol possession."

Saturday, July 9, 2016

4-Star Safety Prospect Grant Delpit Commits To LSU's 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Grant Delpit. Image via nola.com.

LSU has added a four-star fifteenth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Bradenton, Florida high school rising senior safety Grant Delpit committed to the Tigers Saturday evening.

Tennessee Adds 3-Star OT Prospect Riley Locklear To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Riley Locklear. Image via bluegoldsports.com.


Tennessee has added an eighteenth commitment to its 2015 recruiting class on Saturday. Huntington, West Virginia high school rising senior offensive tackle Riley Locklear committed to the Volunteers on Saturday.

Friday, July 8, 2016

Notre Dame Adds RB/Athlete Prospect CJ Holmes To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

CJ Holmes. Image via ndinsider.com.

Notre Dame has added a fourteenth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Cheshire, Connecticut high school rising senior running back/athlete CJ Holmes committed to the Fighting Irish on Friday via Bleacher Report video.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Off day

Back tomorrow.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

TCU Adds Former 4-Star Baylor DE Commitment Brandon Bowen To Its 2016 Recruiting Class.

2016 Recruiting

Brandon Bowen. Image via ESPN.

TCU has added a twentieth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Defensive end/wide receiver Branden Bowen committed to the Horned Frogs on Wednesday.

Four-Star OT Prospect Kai-Leon Herbert Commits To Michigan's 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Kai-Leon Herbert. Image via villagessuntimes.com.

Michigan has added an eighteenth member to its 2017 recruiting class. Fort Lauderdale, Florida high school rising senior offensive tackle Kai-Leon Herbert committed to the Wolverines on Wednesday.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Three-Star OT Prospect Caleb Chandler Decommits From Iowa State's 2017 Recruiting Class.

He's Just Not That Into You

Caleb Chandler. Image via mainstreetnewssports.com.

From the "He's Just Not That Into You" department comes word that Jefferson, Georgia rising high school senior offensive tackle Caleb Chandler has decommitted from Iowa State.

Georgia Adds 5-Star DE Robert Beal To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Robert Beal. Image via College Spun.

Georgia has added a five-star prospect to its 2017 recruiting class. Norcross, Georgia/Bradenton Florida rising high school senior defensive end Robert Beal committed to the Bulldogs Tuesday morning,


247Sports.com grades Beal as a composite five-star weak-side defensive end. The recruiting website ranks Beal at no. 2 among 2017 Weak-side DE prospects, at no 6. among 2017 prospects from the state of Florida, and at no. 30 in its composite national rankings of 2017 prospects.

Beal will be attending IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fl. this coming school year. He stands 6'3.5, and weighs 230 lbs.

(via 247Sports.com)

Alabama Adds Four-Star RB Prospect Dameon Pierce To Its 2018 Recruiting Class.

2018 Recruiting

Dameon Pierce. Image via sowgalive.com. 

Alabama has its sending member of its 2018 recruiting class. Bainbridge, Georgia high school rising junior running back Dameon Pierce committed to the Crimson Tide during the Fourth of July weekend.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Clemson Adds 5-Star WR Prospect Tee Higgins To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Tee Higgins. Image via campus insiders.com.

Clemson has just added a five-star commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Oak Ridge, Tennessee high school rising senior wide receiver Tee Higgins, committed to the Tigers on Monday.

College Football Celebrates Independence Day 2016 On Twitter.



I hope you're celebrating a happy and safe Independence Day, and that you take time to remember the sacrifices made to secure our freedom.

Here are some of the messages being sent on Twitter by college football coaches and programs in honor of the Fourth of July.

Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy



(Note: I'm kind of disappointed Gundy didn't say "I'm America! I'm 240!")

Western Michigan head coach PJ Fleck:



Fleck's so patriotic he posted about July 4 twice.



Georgia Bulldogs:



Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald:



Iowa Hawkeyes:

HAIL HERKY!



Maryland Terrapins



ESPN analyst (and apparent emoji enthusiast) Kirk Herbstreit:



Nebraska head coach Mike Riley



Army football:



Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin:



From Clemson's Mascot (The real one, not 8-Ball) :



West Georgia Wolves:



Dartmouth Athletics:



Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema:



Auburn offensive line coach Herb Hand:



Indiana head coach Kevin Wilson:



Tennessee head coach Butch Jones:



Florida Gators:

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Syracuse Adds 2-Star Safety Prospect Kadeem Trotter To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Kadeem Carter. Image via scout.com. 

Syracuse has been busy this weekend as it adds its second commitment to its 2017 recruiting class of the weekend. Canton, Ohio high school rising senior safety Kadeem Trotter committed to the Orange on Sunday.

Syracuse Adds Safety Prospect Ifeatu Melifonwu To Its 2017 Recruiting Class.

2017 Recruiting

Ifeatu Melifonwu (no. 2). Image via thegraftonnews.com.


Syracuse has added a twelfth commitment to its 2017 recruiting class. Grafton, Massachusetts high school rising senior safety Ifeatu Melifonwu committed to the Orange on Saturday.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Off day

Back tomorrow.