30 Sep 2011, 05:37pm by Rivers McCown
CBS college football columnist Bruce Feldman got a chance to embed himself deep within the West Virginia compound during their game preparation for LSU. The result: a thoroughly interesting read that is worth your time.
2 comments, Last at 30 Sep 2011, 9:26pm by Southern Philly
19 Sep 2011, 03:35pm by Brian Fremeau
Nate Silver on the New York Times college football blog explores the geographic allegiances of college football fans, a data-rich perspective for the current and shifting conference landscape.
15 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2011, 1:27pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
17 Sep 2011, 11:00am by Rivers McCown
According to CBSSports.com, the wheel of college football realignment has spread to the east coast. Pittsburgh and Syracuse have submitted applications to leave the Big East for the ACC, and both are expected to be admitted.
30 comments, Last at 20 Sep 2011, 4:31pm by Jericho
14 Sep 2011, 04:41pm by Rivers McCown
The Atlantic's cover feature is a takedown of the NCAA's corporate structure. The content is hardly groundbreaking, but this is a good consolidation of the silliness that abounds within the NCAA offices.
74 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 7:16am by mano
07 Sep 2011, 12:26am by Rivers McCown
According to a report, the SEC has voted to accept Texas A&M into the conference. The Aggies will officially announce the move tomorrow at Kyle Field.
24 comments, Last at 09 Sep 2011, 7:50am by Zac
31 Aug 2011, 11:41am by Rivers McCown
Texas A&M has officially informed the Big 12 that it plans to pursue a membership with the SEC. Should the SEC vote to accept the Aggies, they plan to leave the Big 12 by June 30, 2012.
42 comments, Last at 03 Sep 2011, 4:43pm by justanothersteve
30 Aug 2011, 09:38am by Rivers McCown
While the rest of the East Coast made preparations for Hurricane Irene, Virginia Union and St. Augustine's got together to play some football in the ugly conditions. Not often you see a punt go -1 yard.
(There's also this slightly NSFW punt.)
(Hat tip to Smart Football)
10 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2011, 12:43pm by sundown
26 Aug 2011, 08:18am by Bill Connelly
Here are a couple of FOA-related podcasts featuring Bill Connelly.
19 Aug 2011, 09:45am by Aaron Schatz
Look! Missouri's Vox Magazine has profiled our very own Bill Connelly!
3 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2013, 11:57pm by Numbers
16 Aug 2011, 08:27pm by Rivers McCown
A "sustained, eight-year run of rampant NCAA rule breaking" has been uncovered by Yahoo!'s investigative ninjas at the University of Miami. Former Hurricanes booster Nevin Shapiro, now in jail for his role in a Ponzi scheme, detailed to Charles Robinson how he gave benefits to at least 72 football players and estimated that the amount of money given to them was "in the millions."
73 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2012, 7:19pm by lonso