Wolverines head to Italy for most unusual week of practice
Leave it to Jim Harbaugh to mix football, the Pope and a celebration of Italian history with paintball as U-M shifts spring ball to the Eternal City.
Legend says an over-the-shoulder coin toss into Trevi Fountain guarantees a return to Rome. Impactful legend -- more than 1M euros are collected in the fountain annually. All donated to charity.
Saban: 'We're not an elite team right now.'
Alabama head coach Nick Saban assesses his team following the spring game to see what the Tide can work on heading into the 2017 season.
Alabama early enrollees Tua Tagovailoa, Najee Harris and Jerry Jeudy all recorded game-highs in Saturday's spring game. Jeudy was named the game's MVP.
Don't call it 'ball control,' but Alabama's offense will look different this season
The Alabama offense didn't look how Nick Saban wanted it to last season, but he expects that to change under new offensive coordinator Brian Daboll.
Alabama runs tip drill to perfection for TD.
Tua Tagovailoa's pass is tipped in the air a few times before landing in the hands of Jerry Jeudy, who runs it in for the TD in Alabama's spring game.
Breaking down LSU's spring game.
LSU's Purple team lead the White team 7-3 before the Tigers' spring game was suspended due to inclement weather.
Red team tops Black team 25-22 in Georgia spring game.
SEC Network's Maria Taylor speaks with Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart about what he took away from G-Day.
ESPN's Aschoff gives officiating a try.
Edward Aschoff takes a break from his reporting duties to be a guest referee at Georgia's spring game.
Baylor coach Matt Rhule says quarterbacks Zach Smith and Anu Solomon are slightly ahead of Charlie Brewer exiting spring ball. Not naming a starter today. "We've got 3 good quarterbacks, that's what I know," Rhule said.
Longtime Baylor fan gets chance to score in spring game.
Clint Lewis was born with Down syndrome and has led Baylor out of the tunnel for years, but got a shot to score a touchdown in this year's spring game.
Takeaways from Tennessee's spring game.
Quarterback Quinten Dormady throws two touchdowns and the White team prevails in the Vols' weather-shortened spring game.
Cal's offense was as multiple as promised under new coordinator Beau Baldwin, showing a plethora of different formations in today's spring game. Chase Forrest and Ross Bowers, the leaders in the QB race, both looked sharp.
Notre Dame set to move forward at QB.
Michele Steele breaks down what Notre Dame would like quarterback Brandon Wimbush to work on.
The Red River rivalry is at it's best when it also extends to the recruiting trail. Saturday evening, Texas swiped Oklahoma's longtime quarterback commit Cameron Rising. The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Rising is an ESPN 300 prospect and had been committed to OU since last August. He is the No. 202 player in the country and now the Longhorns two ESPN 300 quarterback pledges.
Top 300 players in the Class of 2018
Check out the first edition of the 2018 player rankings, where over half of the top-20 players remain uncommitted.
Miami tops first class rankings
Already with a nation-high 11 ESPN 300 commitments, the Hurricanes top the rankings. Penn State, with a pair of five-stars on board, is close behind.
Your guide to the 2018 ESPN 300
Is No. 1 Xavier Thomas the best pass-rusher? Is the next Deshaun Watson in this class? What recruiting battles do the Big 12 and SEC need to win? Get to know 2018's ESPN 300 recruits.
Can Nick Saban's 'process' save Lane Kiffin?
As he wraps up his first spring at Florida Atlantic, Lane Kiffin is still, well, Lane Kiffin. But he has also brought a fair amount of his former boss with him. Which side will win out?
Saban striking back at Kiffin for speaking out?
Paul Finebaum speaks to the relationship between Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin,
Once retired, Bill Snyder showing no signs of doing THAT again
Other coaches might be ready to leave the sideline and go play golf. Not the oldest coach in football, who is 77 and coming off treatment for throat cancer.
Snyder's unconventional recruiting strategy continues to defy -- and win
In accumulating 202 wins over 25 seasons at Kansas State, Bill Snyder has made a good living finding and coaching up players who were overlooked.
Who's got better coaches than the ACC? Nooobody
Last season, the ACC was the best conference largely because it has the best coaches. At worst, it's on par with the Big Ten.
Best roster of coaches in America? It's in the Big Ten
SEC? No. ACC? Not quite. Big 12 and Pac-12? Um, another no. From the elite at the top and all the way down, the Big Ten has the best collection of coaches.
Miami QB race won't have any clarity until summer
The Hurricanes enter coach Mark Richt's second season with high expectations despite uncertainty about who will replace departed QB Brad Kaaya.
Hiring a female president isn't a catch-all for Baylor
While Linda Livingstone's hiring as Baylor's president may be a positive step, she will need free rein and the impetus to overhaul the university's culture, writes espnW's Kavitha Davidson.
Texas Tech's Keke Coutee eyeing lofty goal after breakthrough year
Texas Tech is probably too deep at receiver for Keke Coutee to break Michael Crabtree's school touchdowns record. But that doesn't dissuade him.
Why Texas A&M's offense should be fine, regardless of who's at QB
It's unclear who will start under center for Texas A&M, but with Christian Kirk headlining solid offensive talent, points shouldn't be a problem.
Recruits to watch for every Way-Too-Early top 25 team
Every top 25 team has an eye toward the future, looking for the player it hopes is the next big thing. At Oklahoma, that's QB Cameron Rising. Who tops the recruiting lists for each team?
Secondary doesn't want youth to change its style
Michigan lost a pair of top cover cornerbacks to graduation, and now the Wolverines' younger secondary players must live up to their potential.
Which colleges are supplying the most NFL talent?
Is Penn State still Linebacker U.? Does Alabama really generate that many NFL running backs? Here's a position-by-position dive into which schools are the most fertile NFL fields right now.
Spring is in the air, which for college football fans means spring football. Here are the dates for when Power 5 teams start their workouts and play their spring games.
Other coaches might be ready to leave the sideline and go play golf. But not the oldest coach in football, who is 77 and coming off treatment for throat cancer.
While the hiring of Linda Livingstone as Baylor's president may be a positive step, she will need free rein and the impetus to overhaul the university's culture, writes espnW's Kavitha Davidson.
After UCLA's running game went missing in action in 2016, Jim Mora revamped his offensive staff, bringing back a former bruising Bruins back.
Here are the 50 best-paid public employees in the U.S. for 2016 -- and a whole lot more book-keeping for where state dollars go. A hint: College basketball and football coaches are making bank.