Wake Forest's 2023 Schedule

In the midst of the made-for-tv announcement of ACC football schedules, comes some new guidance on out-of-conference schedules. Wake Forest’s 2023 schedule is set, but there may be changes in the OOC schedules down the road. The Schedule For the purposes of creating tv content, the ACC turned the announcement of the upcoming football schedules […]

Pitt Beats UCLA

In the sports writing world, we call this lede re-write number three. That is what Pitt and UCLA created at the Sun Bowl. In a back-and-forth game that seemed over when UCLA scored with 34 seconds left,  Pitt beats UCLA 37-35 in El Paso Friday. Among The Missing The Panthers went in missing many of […]

Maryland Mayo Bowl

It’s a good thing that dousing the winning head coach in mayo has become a critical part of the postgame celebration for the Duke’s Mayo Bowl. It’s entertaining. The football on Friday was not. NC State and Maryland set postseason football back a decade as Maryland survives the slow-paced Mayo Bowl 16-12. The offenses were […]

Minnesota wins the Pinstripe Bowl to close out another nine-win season. Here's the good, the bad, and the ugly from an exciting game.
Lindsay Higgins - Dec 30, 2022

Despite suffering two key injuries during the game, Minnesota wins the Pinstripe Bowl over Syracuse, 28-20. Here’s the good, the bad, and the ugly from the Gophers’ exciting season finale: Minnesota Wins the Pinstripe Bowl Star running back Mohamed Ibrahim played only the first half, and still managed to set new school records for single-season […]

Brandon Eisenman - Dec 29, 2022

The 2022 Cheez-It Bowl was an instant classic between the Florida State Seminoles and the Oklahoma Sooners. This game had solid offense and even better defense. Seminoles head coach Mike Norvell faced off once again against Brent Venables. With Venables’ defensive background, the Sooners entered the game with the perfect game plan to contain the […]

Maryland North Carolina State

It’s hard to know what gets the most anticipation for Duke’s Mayo Bowl. Is it the two teams? Or is it knowing that one of the two head coaches is going to get dumped with a bucket of mayonnaise as his team wins? As we get two teams that have a long history against each […]

Duke dominates UCF to win the 2022 Military Bowl 30-13. Sophomore quarterback Riley Leonard earned Military Bowl MVP in the contest.

Duke won the 2022 Military Bowl against UCF 30-13 on December 28th. In our preview of this game, we stated that the UCF would have to rely heavily on an injured John Rhys Plumlee and the Blue Devil would need to stop him. Duke did just that and kept its offense front and center like […]

Orange Bowl Preview
Mike Loveall - Dec 28, 2022

Our Orange Bowl Preview looks at two teams at different points in their program journeys and how that affects one of the marquee bowl games.

Mike Norvell and Brent Venables meet again as Florida State matches up with Oklahoma in the 2022 Cheez-It Bowl in Orlando.
Brandon Eisenman - Dec 28, 2022

The 2022 Cheez-It Bowl matches up the 6-6 Oklahoma Sooners against the 9-3, and 13th-ranked Florida State Seminoles. Noles head coach Mike Norvell is no stranger to OU head coach Brent Venables, as they faced each other multiple times while Venables was still the defensive coordinator at Clemson. 2022 Cheez-It Bowl Preview In the Sooners’ […]

UCLA Faces Pittsburgh

The Sun Bowl gets us the postseason version of the Haves and the Have Nots as UCLA faces Pittsburgh in El Paso this week. Sun Bowl UCLA (9-3) vs Pitt (8-4) Friday December 30th; 2pm eastern Sun Bowl Stadium; El Paso, Texas First, we have to pay due respect to this game. The Sun Bowl […]

The 2022 Holiday Bowl kicks off Wednesday night and should be full of offense. The North Carolina Tar Heels and Oregon Ducks face off.
David Knight, Editor - Dec 27, 2022

As the bowl season really heats up this week, one of the more entertaining games on the docket is North Carolina vs Oregon. The Holiday Bowl has itself a very intriguing matchup between the ACC and PAC 12. Each of these teams has big-name quarterbacks and explosive offenses. Both teams also come into the contest […]

The 8-4 Duke Blue Devils face off against the 9-4 Golden UCF Knights in the 2022 Military Bowl on December 28th in Annapolis, Maryland.

The 2022 Military Bowl will feature Duke and UCF on Wednesday, December 28th. This is the first-ever meeting for these two teams that will face off in Annapolis this week. After taking two years off, the Blue Devils will take on the Golden Knights, both teams being carried by their offenses this season. Let’s take […]

2022 Pinstripe Bowl
Lindsay Higgins - Dec 27, 2022

2022 Pinstripe Bowl Preview: Minnesota vs. Syracuse, 2:00 EST December 29 From Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, it’s the Minnesota Golden Gophers taking on the Syracuse Orange. Here’s your 2022 Pinstripe Bowl Preview: Syracuse Orange, 7-5 After starting 6-0, and being ranked as high as #18, Syracuse cratered. The Orange lost their next five games […]

Wake Forest Beats Missouri

It was not exactly an offensive explosion despite having two high-caliber quarterbacks. But there was just enough offense for the Demon Deacons as Wake Forest beats Missouri 27-17 in the 2022 Gasparilla Bowl in Tampa, FL. Wake took over possession with 5:55 left in the game and holding on to a three-point lead. With a […]

Wake Forest vs Missouri

The 2023 version of the Gasparilla Bowl has Wake Forest vs Missouri in a match-up of teams you generally don’t imagine putting together. Gasparilla Bowl Wake Forest (7-5) vs Missouri (6-6) Friday December 23rd; 6:30pm eastern TV: ESPN Raymond James Stadium; Tampa, FL Missouri Tigers The Tigers finished the season 6-6 overall and 3-5 in […]

Micah Mays

Wide receiver Micah Mays fulfilled the commitment he made four months ago and has signed his way into Wake Forest. Mays is a 6-2, 175-pound receiver out of The Benjamin School in North Palm Beach, FL. While he has weight and strength to add to his frame, he fits the mold of receivers who have […]

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The Crimson Tide offense will see big changes. Alabama hired Notre Dame Offensive Coordinator Tommy Rees for the same position. Mandatory Credit: Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports
Michael Hanich - Dec 21, 2022

The offense of the Alabama Crimson Tide needed a hard reset. Many in Tide Nation were relieved when Bill O’Brien took the offensive coordinator job for the New England Patriots after two good, but underwhelming seasons. Statistically, Alabama was one of the top offenses in the nation but it failed expectations in the big moments […]

2023 Kentucky Spring Recruiting
Kevin McGuffey - Dec 21, 2022

Picking Up Good Players Late Over the last few years, the December early signing period is where most recruits commit. Kentucky was no exception as they picked up 18 pledges. However with student-athletes using the transfer portal more than a Doctor Strange movie the February period still remains important. Coaches still find many players at […]

Nick Lemkau - Dec 21, 2022

Three-year starting quarterback and Big Ten West Champion are just two of the accomplishments listed in his bio on the team website. It also includes 37 games played and 31 games started. However, what isn’t listed might be Spencer Petras’ most important accolade. Leadership through adversity. Few Hawkeyes have ever traversed their collegiate path with […]

Craig McMichael - Dec 21, 2022

Georgia’s National Signing Day came to a close on Wednesday. Georgia signed 26 recruits to the Class of 2023. The Bulldogs have the #2 ranked class in the country. The class is made up of six 5-star and 17 4-star commits. 2023 is Kirby Smart‘s sixth Top 3 class in his eight years at Georgia. […]

Samuel Rowland - Dec 21, 2022

When newly hired Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule took over Scott Frost‘s regime in November of 2022, the Cornhuskers recruiting class was ranked 60th nationally and last in the Big Ten. Five months later, they are the 23rd-ranked class in the nation.  As well as a transfer portal ranking of 19th. This jump in class rankings was due […]

Nick Lemkau - Dec 21, 2022

Iowa tight ends coach Abdul Hodge has done incredible work in just his first full season with the Hawkeyes. The former Iowa linebacker joined the coaching staff in March of 2022 and has already put together a solid tight ends group for next season. It began with landing Erick All from Michigan in the transfer […]

Iowa Transfer Portal
Nick Lemkau - Dec 21, 2022

Just over three months ago, Wisconsin fired its head coach after a 2-3 start to the season. The dismissal of Paul Chryst was a surprise to many given his track record in Madison. He was 67-26 since the 2015 season, leading the Badgers to three Big Ten title games and a Rose Bowl. The shaky […]

the 2022 College Football Season
Michael Hanich - Dec 21, 2022

EDITORIAL: Football is a year-round sport that provides entertainment, and sometimes, heartbreak for many fans. Oftentimes, experts are called to provide their insight on college football for context. Nobody is perfect, but there are often really dumb takes that highly recognizable media personnel provide. With the 2022 college football season wrapped up, it is time […]