Gerard Pique Proving That Football Is Still His First Love

Gerard Pique Proving That Football Is Still His First Love

Barcelona’s Gerard Pique has seen the number of his critics rise in recent months. (AP Photo/Paul … [+] White) ASSOCIATED PRESS If there’s one football player in the modern era that really polarises opinion, it’s Barcelona’s Gerard Pique. Never frightened of taking on those who he believes have wronged him in some way, the elegant […]

Colorado State football coaching staff and transfer tracker

Colorado State football coaching staff and transfer tracker

CLOSE The focus is always on the head coach, but there are always plenty of other changes throughout the program when a school switches head coaches. Assistant coaches are let go, and new ones are hired to fill their place. Administrative staff changes are also common, as are changes among the players, with some choosing to […]

Clayton selects Randleman’s Shane Handy to lead football program

Clayton selects Randleman’s Shane Handy to lead football program

By Nick Stevens, HighSchoolOT managing editor Clayton, N.C. — Clayton High School’s next head football coach will come from the western half of the state. During a press conference at the school on Tuesday afternoon, principal Dr. Bennett Jones announced the school has hired Shane Handy to take over the school’s football program. Handy has […]

Scoggins: Both Vikings lines played ‘big-boy football’ to beat Saints

Scoggins: Both Vikings lines played ‘big-boy football’ to beat Saints

  The Vikings didn’t need a miracle Sunday to advance in the playoffs. Just muscle. Their overtime victory at New Orleans was a testament to basic football tenets. They won the game in the trenches. Both lines. Sure, Kirk Cousins altered his own personal narrative, Adam Thielen made a catch forever etched in Vikings lore […]

Oklahoma Football Recruiting: Blue-Chip Ratio and Player Development

Oklahoma Football Recruiting: Blue-Chip Ratio and Player Development

Kegan Reneau of Sooners Wire recently posted a piece looking at the level of talent on the roster of the Oklahoma Sooners, and it definitely deserves a read. Using the so-called Blue-Chip Ratio popularized by Banner Society’s Bud Elliott to measure the number of four and five-star recruits relative to total players on a team’s […]