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  • NFL rescinding Jaylon Ferguson’s combine invite sends the wrong message
    The NFL rescinded its combine invite to Louisiana Tech defensive end Jaylon Ferguson on Wednesday because he got into a fight at McDonald’s and was charged with misdemeanor simple battery. The league has a policy of disallowing prospects with viole…
    - 1 day ago 14 Feb 19, 4:57pm -
  • 10 college football coaches under the most pressure heading into 2019
    What offseason? At least, that’s got to be the mentality of our list of coaches facing the most pressure this year. Some are recent, high-profile hires for whom anything less than instant success will be considered a failure. Some have had time to…
    - 1 day ago 14 Feb 19, 4:50pm -
  • Jaylon Ferguson’s agent rips NFL for rescinding Combine invitation
    Louisiana Tech defensive end Jaylon Ferguson will not be allowed to attend the NFL Scouting Combine later this month because of an incident that took place several years ago, and his agent is furious with the league over the decision. Ian Rapoport an…
    - 1 day ago 14 Feb 19, 3:23pm -
  • NFL rescinds Combine invitation to Louisiana Tech DE Jaylon Ferguson
    Louisiana Tech defensive end Jaylon Ferguson broke the NCAA’s all-time sack record last December and is draft eligible — but he won’t be attending the NFL Scouting Combine later this month.  The league rescinded Ferguson’s Combine invitation…
    - 2 days ago 13 Feb 19, 11:56pm -
  • Louisiana Tech star loses combine invite over off-field fight
    A prominent defensive standout won’t be at the NFL combine after a background check turned up some off-field issues. Louisiana Tech’s Jaylon Ferguson, the all-time NCAA sack leader, was uninvited from the NFL combine after the league discovered a…
    - 2 days ago 13 Feb 19, 10:46pm -
  • NFL rescinds combine invite to likely first-round pick Jaylon Ferguson
    NFL rules prohibiting players who were convicted of a violent crime from attending the annual scouting combine has come back to haunt former Louisiana Tech pass rusher Jaylon Ferguson. Considered a potential first-round pick, the NCAA’s all-time sa…
    - 2 days ago 13 Feb 19, 10:43pm -
  • Jeffery Simmons reportedly suffers knee injury
    Mississippi State defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons, projected to be a top 15-pick in the NFL Draft, suffered a knee injury, according to Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN.com (on Twitter). The injury, suffered during training, is feared to be…
    - 3 days ago 12 Feb 19, 3:42pm -
  • Report: Top DT prospect Jeffery Simmons believed to have torn ACL
    Former Mississippi State defensive lineman Jeffery Simmons has reportedly suffered an injury believed to be a torn ACL during training. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen shared the awful news Tuesday morning. The big picture: This injury imp…
    - 3 days ago 12 Feb 19, 3:19pm -
  • Report: Potential first-round pick Jeffery Simmons suffers torn ACL
    Mississippi State defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons was expected to be one of the first players selected in the NFL Draft this year, but an untimely knee injury has probably changed that. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen report that Simmons…
    - 3 days ago 12 Feb 19, 3:10pm -
  • Clemson's Swinney said he'd play Zion Williamson at QB
    Zion Williamson is the presumptive favorite to go first overall in this summer's NBA Draft, but he'd likely have a promising future in another sport if he so desired.In a conversation with Williamson's head coach, Mike Krzyzewski, Clemson football he…
    - 14 hours ago 15 Feb 19, 5:03am -
  • Report: Oregon, DC Jim Leavitt part ways
    Oregon and defensive coordinator Jim Leavitt have parted ways, according to Matt Prehm of 247Sports.Leavitt served as the team's defensive coordinator and linebackers coach for the past two seasons. Ducks defensive backs coach Keith Hayward is consid…
    - 2 days ago 14 Feb 19, 12:47am -
  • Ole Miss forced to vacate 33 wins for NCAA violations
    Ole Miss will vacate 33 wins over six seasons between 2010-16 for fielding ineligible players under coach Hugh Freeze, athletic director Ross Bjork announced, via ESPN.The Rebels already served a two-year postseason ban in 2017 and 2018. As a result…
    - 3 days ago 12 Feb 19, 3:23pm -
  • Money talks: Kyler Murray's decision should surprise no one
    After months of speculation and awkward prevarication on his part, two-sport phenom and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray finally renounced baseball on Monday, announcing on Twitter his intention to "firmly and fully" dedicate his time to b…
    - 4 days ago 12 Feb 19, 6:00am -
  • Swinney: Clemson may have accidentally given players banned substance
    Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney admitted there's a chance the university may have accidentally given their players a banned substance prior to the Cotton Bowl on Dec. 29.Dexter Lawrence, Braden Galloway, and Zach Giella tested positive for the banned…
    - 6 days ago 9 Feb 19, 11:22pm -
  • Ohio State's Fields granted immediate eligibility to play in 2019
    Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields has been granted an immediate eligibility waiver by the NCAA, which will allow him to play for the Buckeyes in the upcoming season following his transfer from Georgia."I am happy for Justin and his family," Ohio S…
    - 7 days ago 8 Feb 19, 9:57pm -
  • Ohio State AD resigns from CFP committee
    Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith stepped down from the College Football Playoff selection committee Friday, citing a need to devote more attention to new head coach Ryan Day."Serving on this committee has been an honor," Smith said in a statem…
    - 7 days ago 8 Feb 19, 8:07pm -
  • 5 takeaways from the 2019 recruiting class
    With most of the top commitments on the college football recruiting board being snagged during the early signing period, the buzz surrounding National Signing Day isn't what it used to be.While Wednesday was short on fireworks, the virtual conclusion…
    - 9 days ago 7 Feb 19, 3:57am -
  • Stoops to be GM, coach of XFL's Dallas franchise
    Bob Stoops' retirement from coaching was short-lived.The longtime head coach at Oklahoma confirmed Wednesday he will resurface as the head coach and general manager of the XFL's new Dallas franchise. "It'll be fun," Stoops said on KWTV in Oklahoma Ci…
    - 9 days ago 6 Feb 19, 11:33pm -