1. Kyle Farnsworth's Weird Journey from Major League Baseball to Semi-Pro Football

    "I remember the takedown." Orlando Phantoms owner and coach Michael Torres isn’t talking about football. No, he is speaking of a random summer day in Cincinnati back in 2003...

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  2. Welcome to the Malik Zaire Era at Notre Dame

    The statement within the statement said it all. When news hit that Everett Golson was departing South Bend for a program to be named later, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly wished him well...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 38,853 reads 167 comments

  3. How Former Baylor Walk-on Silas Nacita Saved His Football Career

    On April 8, Bleacher Report reported that former Baylor running back Silas Nacita was ruled officially and permanently ineligible ...

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  4. Kramer's Korner: Ohio State's Quiet NFL Draft Day Should Terrify CFB World

    The silence was deafening. As the commissioner of the NFL was buried by emphatic boos with each and every podium visit—offering up the first 32 players chosen in the 2015 NFL draft —something was absent...

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  5. Fake Transfer Prank Reminds Us Why Cardale Jones Is the Superstar CFB Needs

    At 2:24 p.m. Eastern on an unassuming Friday during the college football offseason, the city of Columbus, Ohio, collectively stopped consuming oxygen. The people of this great football town hugged loved ones in despair...

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  6. Kramer's Korner's Spring Football Wrap-Up: Where Have All the QBs Gone?

    Technically, it isn’t over. Oregon—in true Oregonian fashion—still has a spring game to play and neon excellence to display. Hawaii, for those interested, is also waiting its turn to flex its spring football muscles...

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  7. Texas' Favorite Son, Chad Morris, Is Ready to Finally Save SMU

    Before Chad Morris can take back the state of Texas and go toe-to-toe with the state's sudden glut of football-coaching goliaths—like Briles, Sumlin, Patterson, Kingsbury and Strong—his new home needs furnishing...

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  8. Inside the Pulse of the Defending National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — I am standing in front of a church, only it is no longer a church. It's now a makeshift Ohio State merchandise store with "Clinton Predestinarian Baptist Church" still etched in stone above its arched doorway...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 27,035 reads 77 comments

  9. The Day 12 Gauge Beat Superman and the Cardale Jones You Don't Know

    Four days before he became a football immortal, Cardale Jones met Superman. With the national championship game on the horizon, Ohio State's "third-string" quarterback and college ...

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  10. Life After Jameis: What Is the Future at QB for Florida State?

    The spotlight on Tallahassee has dimmed, at least temporarily. With the mass exodus of talent from Florida State—headlined by the departure of its former Heisman Trophy-winning, ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 27,638 reads 45 comments

  11. Ex-Homeless Baylor Football Player Finding Himself After Losing NCAA Eligibility

    Editor's note: According to former Baylor running back Silas Nacita , a school compliance official met with him on February 24 and informed the formerly homeless walk-on that ...

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  12. What Would a 64-Team College Football Tournament Bracket Look Like?

    A 64-team college football playoff is a ridiculous concept that will never be realized. Let’s admit that before we go cannonballing our way down the hypothetical rabbit hole...

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  13. Meet Kareem Hunt, the Best College Football Player You Don't Know

    The best player you've never heard ran for 271 yards and five touchdowns the last time he played in a regulation football game, although you probably didn't watch. He weighs 220 pounds and recently clocked a 4...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 55,210 reads 26 comments

  14. What College Stars Can Learn from NFL Players Ditching Millions to Retire Early

    If you’re Myles Jack, UCLA's gifted linebacker who's less than a year away from being allowed to leave for the NFL, the past week provided much food for thought...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 27,386 reads 15 comments

  15. Ultimate Guide to 2015 College Football Spring Practice

    I cleaned my grill last week and bought a fresh supply of propane. I still had to navigate the Chicago-sized piles of melting snow to get there, although the writing is on the wall: ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 53,234 reads 140 comments

  16. Overlooked, Undersized Vernon Adams Is College Football's Superstar in Waiting

    “I want to earn the starting spot, earn everyone’s trust, win games, win a Pac-12 championship, hopefully a Heisman and a national championship,” Vernon Adams Jr...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 139,792 reads 118 comments

  17. In Defense of College Football Stars' Combine 'Failures'

    Fresh off a record-breaking 24-sack season in 2002, Arizona State defensive end Terrell Suggs took his immense gifts to Indianapolis for the NFL Scouting Combine and stumbled out of the gate, both literally and figuratively...

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  18. The Anatomy of a 400-Pound Man's Touchdown

    When men weighing over 300 pounds touch a football, we hear music. And on those cherished occasions when they score touchdowns, we’re treated to glorious symphonies...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 39,305 reads 24 comments

  19. How the Unnamed NFL Scout Became College Football Fans' Worst Nightmare

    They tear down giants with a single sentence. They make their presence felt without ever announcing their presence at all...

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  20. Recruiting Services Are Tracking 6th-Grader: His Dad Explains Why It's No Biggie

    Daron Bryden is regarded as one of the best pro-style quarterbacks of his class. This is true. It's also necessary, however, to highlight other factual information as it pertains to this recruit—or should we say, "recruit...

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  21. Welcome to the Unprecedented New Era of College Football Free Agency

    Before Russell Wilson won a Super Bowl and then lost a Super Bowl, he had a decision to make. Fresh off a failed baseball career and three years of sporadic—but still successful—quarterback ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 36,322 reads 28 comments

  22. College Football Recruiting's Great Moral Dilemma

    Go back and review every press conference or sound bite delivered by a college football coach over the last year. Stack them neatly in a giant pile...

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  23. Ultimate Guide to 2015 National Signing Day

    1. What This is recruiting’s Super Bowl. It’s the day college football diehards anticipate for 364 days. It’s excessive, intense and wildly entertaining...

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  24. The Return of Ed Orgeron, College Football's Most Charismatic Recruiter

    It was the call I had been waiting for, although I didn’t expect it to arrive on a Sunday night just as I sat down for dinner. The California area code came into focus...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 59,801 reads 39 comments

  25. The Beginning of the End of National Signing Day

    Continue to be absorbed, avoiding work and life responsibilities at all costs. Fake sick harder than you have ever faked sick before, maybe even tossing in a fever to match that “really bad cough” you developed in a matter of 12 hours...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about over 2 years ago 48,661 reads 58 comments