Temple has taken the effort to improve their football building and the results are pretty darn nice. Not Florida nice, but far better than what they had before.
First it was Gene Chizik, now Urban Meyer gets the Dark Knight Rises treatment and this one may be the best yet. Fantastic.
Monday night's NFL controversy was a national story yesterday, even beyond the normal sports world. Our NFL counterparts over at This Given Sunday have been breaking it down. Mike Pereira, FOX Sports's officiating expert, told Mercury News three of the replacement refs being used by the NFL right now were let go by the Pac 12 due to incompetence.
Of course there may be a twist of irony in the Seahawks's victory for quarterback Russell Wilson, a favorite of Crystal Ball Run last season. Wilson finally ended on the right side of a final play, but he is not calling it karma.
A seventh playoff bowl match-up? Just where does this master plan end? [CBS Sports]
After losing at home to Kansas State, is it time for some serious changes for the Sooners? [Blatant Homerism]
Also, Landry Jones is no Tim Tebow. [Blatant Homerism, again]
Also, Barry Switzer is not impressed with the Sooners. [Tulsa World]
USC defensive back Brian Bauchman is in a hospital for an unspecified breathing issue. [Los Angeles Times]
Texas A&M has plans to spend $425 million on renovating and expanding Kyle Field, which could expand the stadium capacity to over 100,000. [The Eagle]
Only six of the 18 coaches hired in 2008 are currently at their same school today. [Football Scoop]
Will Montee Ball play this weekend as Wisconsin travels to Nebraska? [Madtown Badgers]
BYU and Illinois each have stripe-outs scheduled for this weekend. [No 2-Minute Warning]
Speaking of Illinois, they host Penn State this weekend but don't expect the Nittany Lions to talk about the Illini recruiting efforts that took place on their campus over the summer. [ESPN.com]
TCU and LSU have each played in the Cowboys Classic before. Next year they will face each other there to open the 2013 season in the 2013 Cowboys Classic. [Big 12]
The latest look at The Detmer Award has Nevada running back Stefphon Jefferson making a push for the top spot. [Saturday Blitz]
Great googily moogily. Division 2 Minnesota at Crookston painted the logo on the wrong yard line. [Larry Brown Sports]
MyTeamIsBetterThanYourTeam.com. All arguments are now settled..
Video of the Day
The iPad has been becoming a staple in some football programs. Stanford uses them to share playbooks throughout the team. Here is how it looks.