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…

College Football’s young dual-threat QB’s. Who would you choose? 

College Football has certainly seen it’s share of young, talented dual-threat QB’s over the years, but it’s difficult to remember a time where so many were this good at the same time. This list doesn’t even include Clemson QB, DeShaun Watson. That’s because he’s ancient compared to these freshmen. Obviously, despite the slow start to the season, Watson is still looked at as the best QB in the nation. He’s also a prime candidate for the Heisman Trophy. Unfortunately, he’s just too old for this list. Besides, the fact that…

Critical Weekend for SEC in Big 12 vs SEC Challenge

In a lot of ways, SEC Hoops has finally seemed to turn the corner from years of mediocrity. In recent year’s, Kentucky and Florida were the only teams of any relevance when it came to it’s performance in the NCAA Tournament. Last season, saw the SEC receive five bids (Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Ole Miss). This season the league seems likely to get four. There is still plenty of time for there to be more, or less. Any push to secure more bids starts today when some of the SEC’s…

On Point or Totally Wack: 10/14/15 Edition

  On Point or Totally Wack is a new weekly segment here on sportsandswag.com. Each week we’ll look back at the teams, and individuals, in and around the world of sports, entertainment, and beyond, that made a statement with their actions on and off the field, or on and off stage. Whether good or bad. So, who’s On Point or Totally Wack this week? Read on to find out, but the picture above might give you a clue!   ON POINT CHARLIE STRONG and the TEXAS LONGHORNS First of all, Charlie…

Carey’s Pick 6 – College Football Week 1

College Football is here and I’m here to give you my weekly take on six games in the college football world. Some of these picks against the spread may be some of the premier headline games of the day. Some of these may be completely off the radar. Whatever the case, I hope you enjoy and come back weekly. Welcome to Carey’s Pick 6 – Week 1!   Carey’s PREMIER GAME OF THE WEEK Texas at 11 Notre Dame (-9.5) It’s so hard to believe that this game between these…

College Football: Charlie Strong says Longhorns won’t win 2014 National Title

Quite a few supporters of the University of Texas football program questioned the hire of Charlie Strong. Not much has changed, and things probably took a turn for the worse after comments made by Strong himself to a crowd of Longhorn fans in Fort Worth, Texas. Strong, said in an article by The Austin American Statesman ” We have everything available, and I don’t know why we can’t be successful,” Strong said. “There’s no reason for us not to be. Now, I can’t tell you how soon it’s going to…