It will be interesting to see how Marcus Mariota's career goes. He is a first-read QB coming out of college. In the NFL, you have to be able to get to your 2nd and 3rd reads real quick. Here's hoping he has more success than his predecessor's Johnny Manziel and Robert Griffin III. Good to know though that he has his priorities straight.
When an organization gets too big for its britches, it comes up with some really stupid rules. I can understand if the U.S. Marine attended a local college and played ball but, recreational football?? IMHO, some of the bigger schools should start their own Association. Via Breitbart Steven Rhodes, a U.S. Marine veteran and 24-year-old freshman on Middle Tennessee State’s (MTSU) football team, will not be able to play football Read more...
Congrats to Coach Cutliffe and the Blue Devils football team! For the first time since 1994, Duke is bowl eligible thanks to a 33-30 win over North Carolina. — CBSSports.com (@CBSSports) October 21, 2012 See this link for a story on the Blue Devils football team’s nice season they’re putting together.
What a tremendous display of what college athletics should be about from Head Coach James Franklin and the Vanderbilt football team. In this video, walk-on FB Mac Panu gets a scholarship and gets told in front of the entire team. Well done Coach Franklin! (Video H/T CBS Sports)