Chip Kelly firing could be bad timing for…… Chip Kelly

Now, that the San Francisco 49ers have reportedly fired Chip Kelly, speculation of where he coaches next will be increased. As long as that destination is in college and not the NFL, Chip should be fine. However, the timing couldn’t have been much worse. Of course, Since, Chip Kelly landed in the Bay Area, just think of the jobs that have opened up in the college ranks. We’ve had Texas, LSU, Baylor, and of course Oregon just to name a few. Besides LSU, it’s hard to argue that Chip would…

SEC Media Days 2016: College Football unofficial kickoff

College Football’s official kickoff weekend is a little less than eight weeks away. But, the unofficial start to the college football season starts Monday, exactly where it should. Birmingham/Hoover Alabama and SEC Media Days 2016. It’s only right that the nation’s best conference lead the way in opening the season. And this upcoming season will spark lots of conversation over the four-day event. Lots of new faces in new places, and lots of questions to be answered. Here are a few of the headlines that will get the most buzz…

Todd Gurley talks LSU, Holyfield, calls Georgia ‘real’ running back U

LSU running back Leonard Fournette will definitely be one of the players most mentioned as a leading candidate for the Heisman Trophy when college football gets started in a few months. The Bayou Bengals have had plenty of good running backs over the years, and Fournette could very well be the most talented of them all. Current L.A. Rams and former Georgia star running back Todd Gurley is apparently taking notice, but may not be that impressed. In a brief talk with TMZ.com, Gurley was asked about incoming Georgia freshman…

Ben Simmons’ big mistake? Signing with LSU

Normally, I would applaud a player the caliber of Ben Simmons signing with a program like LSU. Especially, when he had offers from from the elite of the elite in college hoops. Kentucky, Kansas, and Duke all made scholarship offers to the 6′-10″ phenom from Australia. But, Simmons picked LSU. Not that the Bayou Bengals don’t have a nice tradition in hoops of their own. After all, ‘Pistol’ Pete Maravich, a guy named Shaq, another guy named ‘Big Baby’, Chris Jackson (Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf) and many others that went on to…

College Football Power Rankings – Week 5

After a huge weekend that turned out to be largely a bust for the PAC-12 and some unbelievable finishes across the rest of the nation, this week’s rankings have quite a few changes. One of the beautiful things about college football is that on a Saturday where there were only two games played between two teams that were ranked, we were treated to fantastic finishes to games that fans will be talking about for years and years. Namely, TCU surviving the upset bid from Kliff Kingsbury’s Texas Tech Red Raiders…

College Football Power Rankings – Week 4

What a crazy weekend of college football! Due to the craziness, we have quite bit of movement in the College Football Power Rankings – Week 4. The defending champs were anything but impressive. But, at least they did win. The same can’t be said for Alabama, and USC who took the biggest tumbles of the week, after losses to Ole Miss and Stanford respectively. Speaking of the Rebels, they made the biggest move up of the week after their crazy win in Tuscaloosa. It’s Almost impossible to predict what will…