NFL coaches over think critical moments too

Back in mid-October over on The Student Section I took a look at a few head-scratching coaching decisions I observed during the weekend action from Week 7 of the college football season. You can pick a few of these every weekend of a football season, but there…



Episode 160 – Counting down to National Signing Day

With one week to go until National Signing Day, college football programs are digging out the fax machines and looking to fill the recruiting classes with time running out. Time is running out for coaches to make their final pitches to recruits with National Signing Day coming…


Coastal Carolina installing a new teal turf

In the ranks of the Football Championship Subdivision, Coastal Carolina has been a program on the rise. Coming off a wildly successful, yet unfulfilling season on the field, the Chanticleers will have a new field to play on in 2015. Yes, it will be teal. I’m on…


New UTSA helmet for 2015 has familiar Longhorn flavor

UTSA is a program I am very much enjoying grow as a program. Ever since I had head coach Larry Coker on the podcast as a guest to talk about starting up the program, I have been pulling for the Roadrunners. Last season started off with a bang…


UNLV rocking a scarlet helmet in 2015?

UNLV has a brand new head coach in place (Tony Sanchez) and the Rebels could have a new helmet as well. This scarlet helmet has surfaced and has generated some interest as the program looks to head in a new direction. If this is legit and not…


Critics cannot have it both ways with Cardale Jones’ decision

On Thursday, three days after helping Ohio State win a national championship, Buckeyes quarterback Cardale Jones announced at a press conference in Cleveland he will return for one more year of school. Jones had become a hot topic among NFL Draft circles in the past few days,…


Final McGuire Metric results: Buckeyes push Big Ten to the top

During the 2014 college football season I attempted to keep score of each team’s and each conference’s overall body of work by assigning a point value for each win. Each week teams and conferences had chances to add to their total, the intended use to be to…



My College Football Playoff National Championship Game Prediction

History will be made Monday night in Arlington, Texas when the first College Football Playoff crowns its national champion. Pac-12 champion Oregon and Big Ten champion Ohio State will play for the ultimate bragging rights, with the Ducks looking for their first national title and the Buckeyes…