Category Archives: college football

That ticking sound coming from Albuquerque? That’s the clock counting down to the end of Bob Davie’s term as UNM football coach.

NMFishbowl.com has owned the story about the fiery, and it would appear at times inappropriate, attitude of New Mexico head football coach Bob Davie. And the latest story about Davie and the treatment of his players would suggest his time … Continue reading

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URGENT: Horrible weekend for college football as two players die

CBSSports.com has the details. Midwestern State cornerback Robert Grays died Tuesday after suffering an apparent serious neck injury while making a tackle Saturday against Texas A&M-Kingsville, the school confirmed early Wednesday. Grays was one of two college football players who played Saturday … Continue reading

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College football player dies days after being injured during game

The Associated Press reports that a college football player has died, days after being injured while making a tackle during a game. Grays suffered a neck injury while making a tackle with 3:24 to play in Saturday’s game. He was … Continue reading

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Should football be saved?

If you are a parent, then the near daily reminder that football players suffer horrible head injuries that could shorten their lives or lead to crippling side effects has to make you wonder why you allow your son or daughter … Continue reading

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Florida State University president: Shame on the New York Times for ripping us!

The Tallahassee-Democrat reports that the president of Florida State University is not happy with the New York Times. The Times recently detailed the depths that university appeared to go to ensure that some of its best football players remained eligible. And … Continue reading

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Report: College players might be allowed to transfer without sitting out a season

Well, now. If you believe that NCAA transfer rules are unfair to college athletes, then you soon might be smiling. 24/7 Sports reports that there is serious consideration to change the transfer rules for all college athletes. According to 24/7 Sports, … Continue reading

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Stay classy, Florida State. (And, yes, others like you.)

If you are a fan of college football, then you might find yourself a bit angry after reading this blog post. Whether your anger is directed at the university mentioned below or at me is for you to determine. Here … Continue reading

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