Putt-putt with Steve Spurrier? IKEA with Mike Leach? Hanging with PJ Fleck? Find out where we would go on my reality show “Coaches Field Trip”
It’s not a week in college football without a lawsuit and/or a scandal and this week had both. Justin covers the two best and two most overrated coaching moves around college football’s assistant coach talent pool. Film Don’t Lie also covers weird lawsuits with Dan Mullen and Miami, the upcoming NFL Combine, Miami’s DL coach Craig Kuligowski heading to Alabama, and the Arizona Wildcats sex scandal.
Check out my Coachspeak podcast episode with Richard Johnson of SB Nation College Football – here
The article called College Football’s 5th Quarter is here
This Valentine’s week edition of Film Don’t Lie covers a variety of topics in and around college football such as an update on the transfer rule aka the great compromise offered by the Big 12, also how former Heisman Trophy winning Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel is making his comeback. Pushing into the spring season of 2018, there are 5 major storylines to gloss over, Urban Meyer’s loaded coaching staff, and Bill C’s pre-season S&P+ rankings are up. Plus the ticker is all about love and college football.
Film Don’t Lie’s “College Football is RAW” episode in conjunction with Saturday Blitz’s 5th Quarter article called “Comparing College Football to Pro Wrestling” covers topics like Texas Longhorns as the Lex Luger of college football, SEC and Pac-12 being the WWE and New Japan, Bill Hancock versus Vince McMahon, a College Football Coach Royal Rumble, and a lightning round of college football personalities and wrestling stars.
Film Don’t Lie covers the Coaching Carousel in this week’s episode. Justin talks about Alex Grinch’s move/demotion from Washington State to Ohio State, Herb Hand leaving Auburn for Texas, Mike Locksley as offensive coordinator of Alabama instead of Huge Freeze, Charlie Weis Jr’s resemblance to McLovin and his hiring at FAU, and Kevin Sumlin being hired as head football coach at Arizona. Enjoy some graphics, the ticker and my raspy voice.
Justin discusses the College Football Playoff National Championship Game itself, but also the narratives he talked about heading into the game. Justin also covered a look ahead to the off-season (spring games, the NFL Draft, and recruiting), and a look head to the 2018-2019 College Football Playoff!
Justin discusses the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Georgia Bulldogs and Alabama Crimson Tide. He covers the main narratives leading up to the game including: the UCF Knights being left out of the playoff, mentor versus protege in Saban vs Smart, Power offense versus Bama’s defense, and an All-SEC title!
Click here for my 5th Quarter article for Saturday Blitz on 5 National Championship Narratives