Former UW linebacker says college football puts players in "situations that will compromise their long-term health"
Friday, January 17, 2020
TUSCALOOSA — As the final day for underclassmen to declare for the 2020 NFL draft came and went Friday, Alabama made its own declaration with the release of its official 2020 online roster earlier this week, including several significant returners.
TUSCALOOSA — Alabama’s Nate Oats made it clear both in his post-game press conference and in meetings with his team in the hours and days following Wednesday’s signature upset of Auburn — the win was important, but it won’t matter as much if more don’t follow.
There will be plenty of local connections for Bears fans in action this Sunday in the NFL’s conference title games, perhaps giving you an extra rooting interest depending on what part of the city or state you’re from, and possibly aggravating you jus…
The Nebraska football program announced today that offensive coordinator/receivers coach Troy Walters and the Huskers have mutually agreed to part ways.
AUBURN — Bruce Pearl was really worried about Samir Doughty on Wednesday.
The Packers are one win away from a berth in Super Bowl LIV in large part because of the moves Gutekunst has made, both large and small.
The heady former Arizona cornerback is ready to face and embrace the challenge of making it to the NFL.
Feel free to debate whether the Bears were too fast and loose to start the 2019 season believing in their tight ends room, where Trey Burton was coming off surgery, Adam Shaheen hadn't come on at all and Bradley Sowell's position switch from swing OT…
Nebraska announced the re-hire of Mike Dawson on Thursday morning, along with new titles for Ryan Held and Greg Austin.
The Packers defense has been stout since being picked apart by the 49ers in a 37-8 rout in November.
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Thursday, January 16, 2020
The UA again opens the season in 'Week Zero,' hosting Hawaii on Aug. 29.
Okay, so, the Bears did more than a little housekeeping, the offensive side of the Bears coaching staff has been almost completely rebuilt.
Missouri took one step forward and two steps back in games against Florida and Mississippi State. MU needs wins, but can lose ... as long as the Tigers go down with a fight.
TUSCALOOSA — As is required on most job sites, Alabama kept its hard hat on while working over No. 4 Auburn on Wednesday night. The Tide's raucous and overcrowded student section did the same.
The Bears aren’t in bad shape at wide receiver. In fact, if Anthony Miller makes a complete recovery from his second straight offseason surgery on his left shoulder and picks up exactly where he left off this season, along with Allen Robinson the Bea…
Former Cowboys will compete in collegiate all-star games for NFL personnel.
New coaches, a new spot for training camp, Hub Arkush and Arthur Arkush break it down on the latest episode of our podcast.
Like Nebraska's Cameron Jurgens, Wisconsin's Tyler Biadasz never played the center position until he got to college.
The Packers' trip to San Francisco with a Super Bowl berth on the line is treated as all business.
At age 36 and nine years removed from his last trip, Aaron Rodgers seemed amused Wednesday that many of his younger teammates have taken up a win-one-for-the-old-guy mantra on his behalf.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
TUSCALOOSA — Bruce Pearl said it more than once during the days leading up to No. 4 Auburn’s rivalry bout with Alabama: “We’re going to get beat.”
TUSCALOOSA — Nate Oats had heard Anfernee McLemore’s bold comments about Coleman Coliseum being his favorite place to play — because he liked to see the “disappointment” when Auburn wins — earlier this year at SEC Media Days.
As Montana State head coach Jeff Choate feared, the Bobcats are continuing to deal with coaching changes.
John DeFilippo is joining Matt Nagy's new-look Bears offensive staff under new coordinator Bill Lazor and new pass-game coordinator Dave Ragone, formerly Chicago's QB coach. The 41-year-old Filippo, who surprisingly parted ways with the Jacksonville …
Bears legends Jimbo Covert and Ed Sprinkle were named senior members of the 2020 Pro Football Hall of Fame’s special 20-person centennial class on Wednesday.
TUSCALOOSA — Two weeks after closing out one decade, Alabama football is already working on the next.
Bears Insider takes a spin around the division leading up to conference title weekend:CHICAGO BEARS:…
He's a Wisconsin legend, an NFL superstar, and the main reason the Packers are in the playoffs again. But Aaron Rodgers is in the headlines for more than just his quarterbacking prowess. Here are 12 times (see what we did there?) Rodgers made news off the field in the last 2 years.
A former Boise State standout is apparently returning to Boise.
Bellevue West receiver and Nebraska signee Zavier Betts on Wednesday will play as part of the U.S. national team in the International Bowl, scheduled for a noon kickoff and televised on ESPNU.
The record-breaking 2018 Chiefs offense showed up last weekend at Arrowhead, where Andy Reid, Patrick Mahomes and Co. became the first team in NFL playoff history to win a game by 20 points after trailing by at least the same margin.
The Bears shipped out Jordan Howard for a sixth-rounder, welcomed in top pick David Montgomery for third- and fourth-rounders and markedly declined running the ball in 2019.
A position-by-position breakdown of the Cats' current roster, including 2020 signees.
The recruiting train is picking up steam again with Nebraska set to host several prospects on campus this weekend.
Veteran Jared Veldheer started in place of the ill Bryan Bulaga at right tackle and did well in the divisional playoff victory against the Seahawks.
On Jan. 3, 1999, in the playoffs after the 1998 season, the Packers were robbed of a win by a blown call clearly visible on replay — before replay was used by the NFL on such plays.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Three Montana State seniors landed invitations to participate in postseason all-star games.
In a game of polar opposites to Saturday's win over Florida, Missouri suffered a 72-45 at the hands of Mississippi State.
TUSCALOOSA — Nate Oats isn’t shying away from one simple reality: the Iron Bowl of basketball is kind of a big deal at Alabama.
AUBURN — What stood out most to Georgia coach Tom Crean on Saturday was how nothing that happened to Auburn on offense had any effect on the way it played on the defensive end of the court.
The Bears announced Tuesday that they'll hold their training camp this year at newly renovated Halas Hall, following 18 consecutive summers at Olivet Nazerene University in Bourbonnais.
While LSU and Clemson were battling for a national championship, Gus Malzahn hired a new offensive line coach.
The University of Northern Iowa football team released a challenging 2020 schedule Tuesday.
Heavy populated by members of the 30-5 team from the 2011-12 season, the Tigers' up-and-down decade on the hardwood produced some stellar players.
Arizona added its first football recruit since the start of the new year Tuesday morning when three-star Houston running back Frank Brown announced his commitment to the UA.
A.J. Epenesa, a two-time all-Big Ten defensive end who dominated throughout his three seasons on the Iowa football team, announced this morning plans to enter the 2020 NFL draft.
B.J. Rains has done it again.
While their QB position and Mitch Trubisky in particular are two of the hottest buttons in Chicago Sports today, believe it or not it is not the Bears' greatest need this offseason.