The 2022 football season in Kentucky will go down as a what-if season

The 2022 football season is over and it’s time to think. The season was undoubtedly a major disappointment for the Kentucky Wildcats as they finished 7-5 despite drastically higher expectations in the preseason. There have been countless “what-if” moments throughout the season, and we’ll go through each one in this article. 1. What if Liam … Read more

Can Michigan take the next step? Luke Fickell’s impact on Wisconsin? Recruit Mailbag

Recruitment never stops. Neither do your questions. And if we haven’t answered your question, don’t be discouraged! We’ll be addressing some on Stars Matter, our weekly recruiting podcast, which can be found on The Andy Staples Show feed. Check for new episodes every Thursday morning. Note: Submitted questions have been edited slightly for clarity and … Read more

The extra point: Finally, a season of “parity” in college football

For several years there has been a cry, repeated time and time again by college football fans across the country: “I’m tired of seeing the same teams at the top every season.” While a statement like this can sometimes be overstated, it’s mostly true of college football, where there have only been 13 different teams … Read more

Urban Meyer a solution to Ohio State’s Michigan problem

Even ahead of Michigan’s 45-23 win in Columbus over Ohio State on Saturday, a Wolverines alum suggested the Buckeyes might try to bring back a well-known sideline scholar. Speaking on ESPN’s College Game Day, former Heisman winner and Michigan wideout Desmond Howard claimed that fans would start going “against” the program if Ohio State fell … Read more

Schultz: Georgia’s playoff dream should be Alabama, Ohio State, missing the field

ATHENS, Georgia — George Benton, one of Evander Holyfield’s old boxing coaches, smiled whenever someone complained that his student just wasn’t aggressive or dynamic enough in the ring despite a string of wins. “Win today – look good tomorrow,” Benton would reply. So has Georgia been at various stages of this 12-0 season. The Bulldogs … Read more

Big 12 Championship Game Lookahead: TCU Vs. State of Kansas ” Kansas

That TCU Horned Frogs (12-0, 9-0) face it Kansas State Wildcats (9-3, 7-2) in the 2022 Big 12 Championship Game on Saturday, December 3 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Kickoff is scheduled for 11:00 am CT and will be broadcast nationally on ABC. A win in that game nearly earns TCU a berth in … Read more

Wisconsin AD says Luke Fickell is ‘best positioned program for long-term success’ | Wisconsin

Wisconsin officially introduced Luke Fickell as its new head football coach Monday with a welcome event followed by a press conference with former Cincinnati coach and Badgers athletic director Chris McIntosh. Here’s what you need to know: McIntosh said Fickell has agreed to a seven-year deal that starts at $7.5 million and averages $7.8 million. … Read more

AP Top 25 Thoughts: A clear Top 4, South Carolina’s rare performance, title game tidbit > Oregon

In Week 13 of the college football season, four AP top 10 teams and nine AP ranked teams lost, causing much confusion in Sunday’s AP Top 25 poll. Let’s dive into the rankings and how I voted: 1. The top four teams in the AP poll are pretty clear at the end of the regular … Read more

Ranking 131 college football teams after Week 13: Why Michigan deserved the #1 spot

Why shouldn’t Michigan be #1 now? Georgia stayed No. 1 in both polls, but after the Wolverines’ dominant 45-23 win at Ohio State, what’s without a healthy Blake Corum over Michigan? Here, let’s plead for it. The Wolverines have advanced to the top this week the athlete 131 Michigan’s best wins (Ohio State is No. … Read more