Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

25 Sep 2016, 08:38pm by Brian Fremeau

LSU Fires Les Miles

The Les Miles era is over after 12 seasons in Baton Rouge. Miles survived an attempted coup late in 2015 but an underwhelming 2-2 start this year for a team with legitimate preseason playoff aspirations was enough evidence for LSU to pull the plug.

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3 comments, Last at 26 Sep 2016, 12:22pm by rj1

01 Sep 2016, 12:03pm by Brian Fremeau

Home Field Advantage Is Vanishing

Dirk Chatelain writing for the Omaha World-Herald presents potential reasons for an apparent decline in home field advantage in college football -- specifically highlighted in the Big Ten and Big 12. Among the hypotheses for why? More balanced officiating due to instant replay booth reviews.

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18 comments, Last at 06 Sep 2016, 11:34pm by Dennis

20 Jul 2016, 11:21pm by Vincent Verhei

Ivy League Moves Kickoffs to 40-Yard Line

The Ivy League has announced that it has received permission from the NCAA to experiment with kickoffs this season. In conference games only, teams will kick off from their own 40-yard line, with kickoffs being brought out to the 20.

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28 comments, Last at 05 Sep 2016, 11:23pm by erniecohen

13 Oct 2015, 05:43am by Vincent Verhei

Spurrier Announces Retirement

One of the biggest coaching names in college football is calling it quits. (Click for more.)

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9 comments, Last at 04 Oct 2016, 12:24am by Abdul-Rahmaan

12 Oct 2015, 05:04pm by Aaron Schatz

USC Fires Steve Sarkisian

At first, USC was going to let Steve Sarkisian get his life together and get over his alcohol addiction, but apparently the problem is too big for that. So USC fired Sarkisian today. There's plenty that can be said about the man's personal battle, but from a football standpoint this also opens up one of the top jobs in college football -- and one that's particularly enticing to NFL coaches who might be looking to go back to the college game. Let the Chip Kelly speculation begin.

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62 comments, Last at 01 Dec 2015, 1:31pm by fest201620

30 Apr 2015, 02:09pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Pre-Draft Ops Roundtable

I spoke with two experienced NFL football operations and personnel people about scouting, management, and strategy of building a team. This is easily one of my five favorite shows this year.

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3 comments, Last at 7:09am by arti110

27 Apr 2015, 10:35am by Matt Waldman

Ruining QBs: The NFL's Recipe for Disaster

The decision to start a rookie quarterback as the rule rather than the exception confounds me.

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14 comments, Last at 27 Oct 2016, 7:20am by arti110

19 Apr 2015, 12:09pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Film Room: QB Coach on Mariota

Why should a team adopt an Aaron Rodgers-like timeline to bring along Mariota? Here’s what a QB coach has to say.

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34 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2015, 12:06am by fest201620

13 Apr 2015, 09:32am by Matt Waldman

RSP Film Room: QB Chris Bonner

Jordan Plocher of GM Jr. joins the hangout and we discuss why the top of this QB class should be a quartet rather than a trio.

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5 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2016, 11:41am by hnyrajeshr

10 Apr 2015, 02:40pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Film Room No.38 WR Tre McBride

Sigmund Bloom joins the program for a look at one of the most underrated receivers in this class.

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