Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

27 Jul 2011, 08:59pm by Brian Fremeau

North Carolina Fires Butch Davis

Nine days before fall practice begins and less than 24 hours before UNC will meet with NCAA officials regarding an investigation into improper benefits and academic misconduct, head coach Butch Davis has been fired.

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8 comments, Last at 31 Jul 2011, 10:55pm by Lance

19 Jul 2011, 04:38pm by Brian Fremeau

FO in Maple Street Press College Football Annuals

Brian Fremeau and Bill Connelly contributed FO analysis to several Maple Street Press college football annuals, available now.

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8 comments, Last at 22 Oct 2012, 4:36pm by Glenn

15 Jul 2011, 11:17am by Rivers McCown

Georgia Tech Vacates 2009 ACC Title

According to the NCAA, Demaryius Thomas and Morgan Burnett, among others, should have been declared ineligible. Thus, Georgia Tech's football program will go on probation for four years and it has been stripped of the 2009 ACC Championship.

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16 comments, Last at 23 Jul 2011, 12:31am by Josh T.

12 Jul 2011, 12:14pm by Rivers McCown

Study Up: John Jenkins’ Houston Run And Shoot

A look at the beginnings of the modern run and shoot as they were implemented at the University of Houston by John Jenkins. Chris Brown of Smart Football will take you through some of the finer points of the system and how they relate to today's spread offense sets. On a related note: John Jenkins may be trying to tear your defense apart as you read this article.

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5 comments, Last at 13 Jul 2011, 2:49pm by trill

10 Jul 2011, 04:06pm by Rivers McCown

Mike Vrabel Retires, Will Be Named Ohio State Assistant Coach

Former Patriots and Chiefs linebacker Mike Vrabel, he of the three Super Bowl rings and touchdown catches as a goal-line tight end, has retired and will be named an assistant coach at Ohio State according to The Columbus Dispatch. He'll likely coach the linebackers, which is what interim head coach Luke Fickell was doing before Jim Tressel's resignation. A press conference is expected on Monday.

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9 comments, Last at 11 Jul 2011, 7:05pm by sundown

01 Jul 2011, 11:20pm by Aaron Schatz

Simply Saturday

This is a really great feature at ESPN.com, a countdown of their top 50 players who were superstars in college football but never made it big in the NFL. There are players who had a few mediocre years, players who washed out entirely, and players who never even tried to make it as a pro. Sure, a few of the picks are option quarterbacks like J.C. Watts, but most of them are either players who struggled with injury or players whose games should have translated to the NFL, and just didn't. Number One is Archie Griffin.

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21 comments, Last at 05 Jul 2011, 4:58pm by spenczar

22 Jun 2011, 11:02am by Bill Connelly

North Carolina Served With Notice of Allegations, SBN Preview

North Carolina gets served, and Bill Connelly's SB Nation previews continue.

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09 Jun 2011, 05:20pm by Bill Connelly

The Michigan Wolverines and the Power of Perception

Bill Connelly's team profiles at SB Nation continue.

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2 comments, Last at 10 Jun 2011, 7:36pm by Bill Connelly

07 Jun 2011, 06:40pm by Bill Connelly

Terrelle Pryor to Skip Senior Season at Ohio State

Terrelle Pryor has announced that he will skip his senior season at Ohio State.

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51 comments, Last at 11 Jun 2011, 11:02am by zlionsfan

30 May 2011, 09:02am by Brian Fremeau

Ohio State's Jim Tressel Resigns

Jim Tressel is out at Ohio State.

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32 comments, Last at 02 Jun 2011, 8:49pm by ASmitty