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GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 13:  Head coach Chip Kelly of the San Francisco 49ers watches the action during the second quarter of the NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium on November 13, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images)

Twitter just assumed Cal was hiring Chip Kelly, was wrong

According to FOX Sports’ Bruce Feldman, the University of California is in negotiations to hire Wisconsin Defensive Coordinator Justin Wilcox as its new head football coach.  Feldman is usually spot on with his reporting, so there is no reason to believe this won’t happen.  But even if the Wilcox negotiations fall through, it is quite apparent that the […]

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Do these people still think Alabama could beat the Cleveland Browns?

For the first time in college football history, Nick Saban took a loss in a national championship game. With Clemson further cementing the legitimacy of head coach Dabo Swinney by coming from behind to stun Alabama in Monday night’s College Football Playoff national championship game, the shine on Alabama’s ongoing dynasty has been dulled just a tad. […]

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Skip Bayless’ Clemson-bashing Monday didn’t hold up well

The Clemson Tigers’ come-from-behind 35-31 win in the college football national championship game Monday surprised many, considering how dominant Alabama was early on. It made a lot of the tweets from when the Crimson Tide were up 14-0 appear rather frozen in hindsight. However, one man’s red-hot takes on Clemson throughout the night stood out. […]

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 03:  Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide scores a touchdown against the USC Trojans in the third quarter during the AdvoCare Classic at AT&T Stadium on September 3, 2016 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Tweets from when Jalen Hurts fumbled on his first snap in Alabama’s opener against USC

Before star Alabama freshman Jalen Hurts became the starting quarterback for the Crimson Tide, he fought a three-way battle with redshirt freshman Blake Barnett and redshirt junior Cooper Bateman for the job. In Alabama’s first game against USC on September 3rd, Barnett was named starter and took the snaps for Bama’s first few possessions. With the Tide down […]

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02:  Wide receiver Darreus Rogers #1 of the USC Trojans and head coach Clay Helton celebrate with the 2017 Rose Bowl trophy after defeating the Penn State Nittany Lions 52-49 to win the 2017 Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 2, 2017 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

A tweet history of USC’s thrilling Rose Bowl victory

USC won an absolute thriller in the Rose Bowl Monday night, defeating Penn State 52-49 after hitting a game winning field goal as time expired.  The game was also a joy to follow on twitter as it produced a plethora of takes.  While it was impossible to keep track of all of them, a few are listed below, […]

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 31:  Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers reacts after scoring a third quarter touchdown during the 2016 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl against the Ohio State Buckeyes at University of Phoenix Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Here are some people who buried Clemson after the Pitt loss

After blanking Ohio State 31-0 in Saturday night’s Fiesta Bowl semifinal, the Clemson Tigers are on their way to the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. However, when Clemson lost to Pitt 43-42 on November 12, despite still having a clear path to the College Football Playoff, some people thought their dreams were effectively over… After the […]

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Flipper’s consecutive Orange Bowl game selection winning streak was mired with unfair qualifiers and exceptions

When Florida State beat Michigan 33-32 in the Orange Bowl in Miami Friday night, the Wolverines were not the only ones to notch a loss.  The Miami Seaquarium’s beloved dolphin Flipper’s highly publicized five game win streak in selecting Orange Bowl winners came to end as well, as last Friday he had “picked” Michigan to win… Unfortunately, […]

FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2015, file photo, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney celebrates after their 23-17 win over Florida State in an NCAA college football game in Clemson,  S.C. Swinney has been named the AP coach of the year, Monday, Dec. 21, after leading the Tigers to an undefeated season and spot in the College Football Playoffs. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro, File)

Many people wanted Dabo Swinney gone from Clemson prior to 2012

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney is highly regarded and recognized as one of the top coaches in college football today. Nick Saban and Urban Meyer may be on the top rung of the ladder, but Swinney is just one or maybe two lower. It seems like a long time ago when it was fair game to […]

HOUSTON, TX - DECEMBER 05:  Michael Aresco, Commissioner of the AAC hands head coach Tom Herman of the Houston Cougars the AAC Championship trophy after defeating the Temple Owls 24-13 at TDECU Stadium on December 5, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Every NCAA football coaching hire is a “home run”

Coaches come and go, it’s a fact of life in college football. So is the eternal sense of optimism that comes whenever a football program starts a new chapter of its existence. Whatever struggles a program may have experienced, whatever doldrums they may be slogging their way through, the hiring of a new coach brings […]

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A compilation of November declarations that Lamar Jackson’s Heisman candidacy was over

Louisville quarterback, and newly minted Heisman Trophy winner, Lamar Jackson had been the frontrunner to win the award since mid-September after he lead the Cardinals to a 63-20 blowout victory over Florida State. Jackson ran for 150 yards, and accounted for 5 TDs against the Seminoles and seemed like Heisman lock throughout the following two months. However, […]

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