Tag Archives: college football

  • Oregon Teases New Glow-in-the-Dark Uniforms on Twitter (Pic)

    Oregon Teases New Glow-in-the-Dark Uniforms on Twitter (Pic)

    Back in the day, the Oregon Ducks had classic football uniforms with big bold stripes in primary colors and a cartoon duck on the shoulder. However, in the late 90s they asked Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight to help create cool uniforms that would help them attract recruits. And over the next 15 years, […]

  • Here’s Video of BYU Recruit Charles West Getting Shot

    Here’s Video of BYU Recruit Charles West Getting Shot

    On Sunday night, a BYU recruit named Charles West was shot while playing pick-up basketball outside a middle school in Coppell, Texas, a suburb of Dallas. Luckily the wound to the upper arm was not life-threatening. West was treated at a local hospital and released. Now a video of the shooting has surfaced, courtesy of […]

  • Lawrence Phillips Letters Paint Haunting Picture of His Life in Prison (Pics)

    Lawrence Phillips Letters Paint Haunting Picture of His Life in Prison (Pics)

    Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips is serving a 39-year prison sentence for numerous assault convictions. In April he became a murder suspect when his cellmate at California’s Kern Valley State Prison wound up dead. Now USA Today has obtained letters Phillips wrote by hand to several former coaches and friends that paint a picture […]

  • Jameis Winston Was on Gruden’s QB Camp, and He Was Damn Impressive (Video)

    Jameis Winston Was on Gruden’s QB Camp, and He Was Damn Impressive (Video)

    It’s easy for football fans to judge a quarterback’s athletic ability just by watching games. What’s often difficult to judge is their intelligence. For that, you usually have to rely on the word of trusted authorities, because you’re not in the room when quarterbacks are talking strategy with their coaching staff. That’s not the case […]

  • Rice Football Signs 7-Year-Old with Leukemia in Touching Ceremony (Video)

    Rice Football Signs 7-Year-Old with Leukemia in Touching Ceremony (Video)

    This week, Rice football did something pretty special for a seven-year-old little boy named Ziggy Stoval-Redd. Ziggy is currently facing a tough battle against leukemia. However, he loves football, so when Owls head coach David Baliff heard about him, he knew he could do something to brighten Ziggy’s spirits. That something? Signing Ziggy as a […]

  • Morgantown Outdoor Furniture Ban Aims to Prevent Celebratory Couch Fires

    Morgantown Outdoor Furniture Ban Aims to Prevent Celebratory Couch Fires

    To most of us, getting wasted and lighting a couch on fire in the middle of a street after a football game just sounds like good, clean, totally harmless fun. However, the uptight folks on City Council in Morgantown, WV, think such wholesome activities are “dangerous” and pose “significant risks to public health and safety.” […]