The Southeastern Conference eastern division championship used to go through Gainesville or Athens, Georgia, but this year after two big division victories; the road to the SEC Championship goes through Columbia. Not Columbia, South Carolina, but rather Columbia, Missouri.
Scoreboard operators across the college football world got quite a workout last Saturday. Nowhere was that more evident than at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky.
A few years ago, Florida International University was the whipping boy of the Football Bowl Subdivision. They were scheduled for a guaranteed win. Head coach Mario Cristobal changed that, but after he was fired; FIU has once again sunk to the bottom of the FBS.
Miami Hurricanes quarterback Stephen Morris saw quite a bit in his first few years of college football, but the competition will definitely kick up a notch on September 7 when the Canes will welcome the Florida Gators into Sun Life Stadium.
The soap opera that is the New York Jets organization took another strange turn Friday when the New York Daily News reported that Rex Ryan said he’d rather be fired if owner Woody Johnson doesn’t fix the personnel and coaching issues on offense.
Fresh off a direly needed victory over Duke, the Florida State Seminoles return to the Doak to take on the collapsing Maryland Terrapins.