Had Thomas Jefferson expanded his thoughts and gone on to say that all Power Five conferences are created equal, the Big 12 wouldn't have all these worries. The league would miss out on the College Football Playoff on average once every five seasons.
Hey, everybody: Did you hear why Notre Dame went 4-8 last season? Why a football behemoth with every conceivable competitive advantage couldn't beat Navy, Duke, N.C. State or Michigan State's worst team since the '80s?
As college football season approaches teams all over the country are choosing captains, those hard-working, high-character players who set an example for their teammates to follow through both actions and words.
Michael Alves feared there would be some accompanying bad news earlier this week when he received a text message from UCLA offensive line coach Hank Fraley informing him that he would be playing with the starters in practice the next day.