College Football Saturday Week 8 Picks

Week 8 of College Football 2016 is here, and so is Sports & Swag’s College Football Saturday Week 8 Picks. And, what a Saturday it should be, especially in the SEC. Three games between ranked teams, including sixth-ranked Texas A&M visiting top-ranked Alabama. I’ll give you my take on all three of those games, my Road Dog of the Week, and two other games from around the country. Last week, we went 4-2 against the number, losing with Ole Miss and Ohio State. We did get the Road Dog of…

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…

Trevor Knight named starting QB for UCLA opener but other questions remain

Spring practice is over at College Station and Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin wasted no time naming his starting quarterback for the September 3rd season opener at Kyle Field vs UCLA. Former Oklahoma QB, and senior transfer Trevor Knight, by no surprise gets the nod. After shockingly losing both quarterbacks (Kyle Allen, Kyler Murray) that took all of the snaps in 2015, Sumlin has decided on Knight, a QB with experience even though experience came at Oklahoma. Knight, actually hasn’t played as much football on the collegiate level as…