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March Madness 2017: College football bracket, first- and second-round winners – CBS sports.com (blog)

March Madness 2017: College football bracket, first- and second-round winners – CBS sports.com (blog)

The first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament tips off this Thursday, thus starting the best two days in sports. The single-elimination format isn’t the best way to determine a champion, but it does heighten the drama and allow for Cinderella runs. Above all, it’s fun and makes good on the “March Madness” moniker.  It’s […]

Fantasy Football: Patriots backfield even more crowded with addition of Rex Burkhead – CBSSports.com

Fantasy Football: Patriots backfield even more crowded with addition of Rex Burkhead – CBSSports.com

If you thought the Patriots were frustrating for Fantasy owners before, this year could be off the charts. The receiving corps got crowded with the addition of Brandin Cooks, and now the running backs are a jumbled mess after New England signed Rex Burkhead on Tuesday. More Patriots The Patriots now have three running backs […]

Fill our your bracket: Green Bay football legends challenge – Green Bay Press Gazette

Fill our your bracket: Green Bay football legends challenge – Green Bay Press Gazette

CLOSE Each week, you can vote for the winners of a tournament matchup until the champion has been crowned. We’ll announce the winner April 5. (March 13, 2017) USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Coach Vince Lombardi is carried off the field after his Green Bay Packers beat the Dallas Cowboys 34-27 in the NFL championship game Jan. […]

Auburn football to host Tulane in 2019 – Montgomery Advertiser

Auburn football to host Tulane in 2019 – Montgomery Advertiser

Kamryn Pettway (36) Auburn football practice on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at Tulane University in New Orleans, La. (Photo: Wade Rackley/Auburn Athletics) AUBURN – Auburn got half of its 2019 non-conference football schedule completed with an announced opponent this weekend. For only the second time since 1955, Auburn will play Tulane on Sept. 7, 2019 at […]

How new Broncos offensive tackle Menelik Watson fell in love with football – DenverBroncos.com (blog)

How new Broncos offensive tackle Menelik Watson fell in love with football – DenverBroncos.com (blog)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — A decade ago, while still living in the soccer-mad British city of Manchester, football was a game that Menelik Watson watched from a distance. It was a game he dismissed, even though his friends thought he’d be a natural. “They’d be like, ‘Man, when you move to the States, you’re going to […]

Alshon Jeffery remains a No. 2 Fantasy Football receiver with the Eagles – CBSSports.com

Alshon Jeffery remains a No. 2 Fantasy Football receiver with the Eagles – CBSSports.com

The Eagles were desperate for a No. 1 receiver last year. They won’t have that problem this year. But they might have the same problem again in 2018. Former Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery signed a one-year, $14 million deal with the Eagles Thursday, choosing them over a long-term offer from the Vikings and perhaps a […]

Colorado State to replace Michigan on Arkansas' football schedule – WholeHogSports

Colorado State to replace Michigan on Arkansas' football schedule – WholeHogSports

By: Matt Jones Published: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas will play at Colorado State on Sept. 8, 2018, according to a release. That game, as well as a previously scheduled game between the teams Sept. 14, 2019, in Fayetteville, replaces a series against Michigan that was canceled last summer when the Wolverines paid […]

Auburn football spring practice observations: One QB in, one QB out on Day 4 – SECcountry.com

Auburn football spring practice observations: One QB in, one QB out on Day 4 – SECcountry.com

SECcountry.com Auburn football spring practice observations: One QB in, one QB out on Day 4SECcountry.comAUBURN, Ala. — Auburn football’s quarterback battle picked up some new developments on the first day of the second week of spring practice. One former starter returned to drills, while another one left the position entirely. In the second viewing … […]

In his own words: Translation of Tom Herman's spring football press conference – Hookem.com

In his own words: Translation of Tom Herman's spring football press conference – Hookem.com

Football Posted March 6th, 2017 Tom Herman met with the media for about an hour Monday to talk about the start of spring football practice, which begins on Tuesday. Here’s a transcription from that presser’s highlights, courtesy of UT. We filled in the blanks of who was asking which question as best we could: Herman: […]

Former Sandalwood High school student, football player dies – ActionNewsJax.com

Former Sandalwood High school student, football player dies – ActionNewsJax.com

Updated: Mar 5, 2017 – 3:27 PM Jacari GrahamFacebook “; var imageDivId = “#”+”firstImageDisplayModal_499835829”; if ($(“.reveal-modal-bg”).length == 0) { $(“#wrapper”).after(“”); } if ($(imageDivId).length == 0) { $(“#wrapper”).after(contentText); } A former Sandalwood High School student has died, a Facebook page for the football team confirmed on Sunday. Jacari Graham was a former student and played for the high […]