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    Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen 7 Beloved Burger Chains That Are Shuttering For Good SEC commissioner admits very high concern over college football season With the 2020 campaign rapidly approaching, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey admitted his level of concern is high to very high when it comes to playing college football during the COVID-19 pandemic. © Icon Sportswire / Getty We put a medical advisory group together in early April with the question, What...
    Labs struggle to keep up as testing demand spikes The One Place You Should Be Buying Your Groceries, But Arent College Football in Coronavirus Quarantine: On this day in CFT history, including Jeremy Pruitt committing a minor NCAA violation for tweeting congratulations to his old his school team The sports world, including college football, had essentially screeched to a halt in the spring as countries around the world battled the coronavirus pandemic. As such, there was a dearth of...
    Legendary football coach Lou Holtz recently had an epic comparison when talking about the coronavirus pandemic and sports. During a conversation with Laura Ingraham, Holtz brought up D-Day to talk about how there are always risks in life. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) “There’s no way in this world you can do anything in this world without a risk. People stormed Normandy…They knew there were going to be some casualties. They knew there was...
    ATLANTA — A month ago, colleges were cautiously optimistic that football would be played this fall. The adjective — “optimistic” — and the adverb — “cautiously” — were assigned almost equal weight. During a pandemic, nobody can be sure of anything; that said, college administrators were encouraged by what they were seeing.Then the virus spiked. Perhaps this was the inevitable consequence of states re-opening. Or maybe it would have happened anyway. And maybe this is how we’ll have to live...
    Dominoes began to fall this week. The Ivy League canceled its fall football season on Wednesday. The Big Ten announced a conference-only schedule on Thursday and the Pac-12 did the same Friday. There have been reports the ACC could be next and the other power conferences — the SEC and Big 12 — will at least consider only playing conference games. PAC-12 JOINS BIG TEN IN ELIMINATING NONCONFERENCE GAMES The college football season is very much in doubt as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues...
    Dominoes began to fall this week. The Ivy League canceled its fall football season on Wednesday. The Big Ten announced a conference-only schedule on Thursday and the Pac-12 did the same Friday. There have been reports the ACC could be next and the other power conferences — the SEC and Big 12 — will at least consider only playing conference games. The college football season is very much in doubt as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to terrorize the country,...
    Schenectady police banned from putting a knee to a persons neck or head as a control hold Disney World Just Opened the Worlds Most Mind-Blowing McDonalds Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day,...
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    Mac Jones, Alabama Crimson Tide. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Which SEC football team is the biggest threat to the Alabama Crimson Tide? Who will challenge the Alabama Crimson Tide on the SEC football gridiron this year? While it will be a season unlike any other, as it will probably be a conference-only slate this fall, Alabama has a reputation to uphold as the preeminent dynasty in the SEC. Though the Crimson Tide didn’t even win the SEC West...
    ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 01: Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver CeeDee Lamb (#2) celebrates a touchdown during the Big 12 Championship game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Texas Longhorns on December 1, 2018 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Matthew Visinsky/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) Just because CeeDee Lamb is a Dallas Cowboy doesn’t mean he has to like the Longhorns This past April, football fans were shocked to see top wide receiver prospect CeeDee Lamb drop all...
    SOUTH BEND, IN - CIRCA 1988: Head Coach Lou Holtz of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) Even in a world with Dabo Swinney and Mike Gundy sticking their feet in their mouth every week, 83-year-old Lou Holtz, most famous for leading Notre Dame back to glory after the hilariously awful Gerry Faust era, might be the college football personality that churns out hot takes more frequently than any other, as evidenced during a...
    Lou Holtz delivered a long-winded statement on the status of college football amid the COVID-19 pandemic during his appearance on “The Ingraham Angle” on Thursday, comparing the risk of competing in NCAA games to storming the beaches of Normandy in World War II. Holtz, a former coach and longtime analyst, argued in favor of playing out the 2020 season. His appearance came as conferences assess whether to field full football schedules despite the continued spread of the coronavirus. “There’s no...
    Hall of Fame college football coach Lou Holtz joined “The Ingraham Angle” Thursday to respond to the likelihood that the 2020 season will be severely curtailed due to the coronavirus pandemic — if there is a season at all. Holtz, who guided Notre Dame to its most recent football national championship in 1988, told host Laura Ingraham that what Ingraham called the “war on American life” brought by the outbreak will likely end “when we have the election.” “When you’re...
    The Big Ten and the ACC are among the college football conferences that are moving to conference-only models for the 2020 season.   That created an interesting question Thursday: What would a conference-only season mean for Notre Dame?   MORE: College football games canceled by Big Ten’s conference-only schedule The Irish, of course, are an independent that doubles as one of college football’s biggest brands. In 2019, 247Sports.com ranked the Irish as the fifth most-valuable program in the FBS with a value that...
    By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Colleges around the country have no earthly idea how they are supposed to house students next month. Figuring out how to educate students is a real quagmire as well. Despite those issues being quite difficult to resolve here in Month Five of the COVID-19 era in America, there is still somehow some hope and some optimism that officials will be able to conceive of a way for college football to be played …...
    The Covid-19 pandemic is beginning to roll back the upcoming college football season, something that could end up being a devastating blow to athletic department budgets. The Big Ten Conference, which counts the University of Maryland as a member, said Thursday if it is able to move forward with fall sports “based on medical advice,” it will do so with conference-only schedules. The announcement immediately canceled two nonconference home games for the Terrapins football program — the Sept. 5...
    Back-to-school plans in flux for a US that set a record for new cases in one day Post-rally surge, PPE stocks, antibody study: News from around our 50 states Roundup: Mayor of Seoul Found Dead; College Football in Real Trouble; Mets Bidding Continues COVID outbreak at Jacksonville TV station ... Always illuminating to see which tech companies are aiding the police ... Yellow paint is cheap ... There is something oddly comforting about getting periodic fitness updates from the...
    You can now bet on whether or not the college football season happens as scheduled. According to odds listed from SportsBetting.ag, the PAC-12 is the conference with the best odds to be the first to postpone the season during the coronavirus pandemic at +150. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by UCLA FOOTBALL (@uclafootball) on Mar 7, 2020 at 1:56pm PST The odds of...
    Former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer doesn’t see any situation where college football moves to the spring. As we continue to battle coronavirus, one of the proposals that is being debated is to scrap the fall season and play the games in the spring. The three-time national champion doesn’t think there’s a snowball’s shot in hell that happens. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) Meyer said the following about potentially playing games in the spring...
    Big 10 commissioner Kevin Warren sounds incredibly worried about football happening in the fall. The B1G already pulled the plug on nonconference games during the coronavirus pandemic, and now it sounds like the league is prepared to not play at all. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) According to Michael David Smith, Warren appeared on the Big Ten Network after the nonconference games were canceled, and said, “We may not have sports in the fall....
    What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, July 10 Post-rally surge, PPE stocks, antibody study: News from around our 50 states Opinion: After a jarring 24 hours in college sports, football season is in big trouble The decisions are coming quickly now. They are jarring and they are ominous, and they tell the same story, over and over again: the 2020 college football season is in big trouble. Click to expand Replay Video UP NEXT ...
    Ladies and gentlemen, we’re officially 50 days away from the start of the college football season. In 50 days, Notre Dame and Navy will meet August 29 in Annapolis to get the college football season rolling in style. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Notre Dame Football (@ndfootball) on Apr 25, 2020 at 7:53pm PDT Now, I understand that we’re still in the...
    Lana Del Rey to Release Book of Poetry A Dearth of Cattle Sends Beef Production Plummeting in Australia ESPN’s Dave LaMont apologizes after criticizing company call on race, job reportedly in jeopardy Longtime ESPN announcer Dave LaMont apologized this week after he was overheard criticizing a company-wide college football conference call designed to discuss race while he thought his line was muted. The call took place last month, following George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis police custody — which sparked...
    INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 12: Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren speaks following the cancellation of the mens basketball tournament due to concerns over the Coronavirus (COVID-19) at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 12, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren is not optimistic about football this season. The status for the college football season appeared to be doomed after the Ivy League canceled their season this upcoming fall due to uptick in new...
    We read every one of the 3,517 Facebook ads bought by Russians. Heres what we found Chick-fil-A postpones its annual free food event due to COVID-19 concerns Big Ten canceling non-conference games a sobering moment for college football College football’s house of cards of a 2020 season collapsed on Thursday. In this case, it was by design — a voluntary and preemptive reshuffling and retreat.  The Big Ten announced it was packing up and building its own place —...