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Why Wrestlers Make Awesome Football Players

John Madden once said he wished all his offensive linemen had a wrestling background.  For good reason. While the connection between football a...

Ole Miss' Top Receiver Drew a Flag For This Bizarre Celebration at The Worst Possible Time

The Egg Bowl is a big deal. Entering Thursday, the football teams of Mississippi State and Ole Miss had clashed 115 times, with their first meeting...

Ignoring Football's Work-Rest Ratios Is Holding You Back

Football is a unique game. No other team sport is defined by such short, furious bursts of intense activity broken up by extended periods of standi...

How a Unique Speed Training Program Flipped the Fortunes of Indiana Football

It's one of those classic coach-isms—"You can't teach speed." Dr. Matt Rhea doesn't buy it. "The old adage you can't teach speed or you can't ...

Matt Campbell: Early Specialization a 'Crime' Against Youth Athletes

Matt Campbell is one heck of a football coach. In 2016, he inherited an Iowa State program that had won eight or more games in a season just once s...

Shawn Oakman Just Got Drafted By The XFL

Earlier today, the Los Angeles Wildcats selected Shawn Oakman in the XFL Draft. On paper, it seems like a perfect fit. At 6-foot-8, 280 pounds, ...

Northwestern's Secret Home Field Edge—The Longest Grass in College Football

Compared to teams like Ohio State or Penn State, Northwestern doesn't appear to have much of a home field advantage. After all, Northwestern's Ryan...

The Common Mistake Behind Many Football Losing Streaks

For football teams around the country, it's gut-check time. From high school to pros, most teams now have a couple games under their belt. The excu...

Iowa Football's Offensive Linemen Are Multi-Sport Monsters of Athleticism

Some say the multi-sport athlete is dead. They must not be familiar with Iowa's starting offensive line. The first-team unit for the No. 18-rank...

This Insane Hit on Mississippi State's QB Defies The Laws of Physics

Garrett Shrader couldn't lead Mississippi State to a victory over Kansas State on Saturday, but he gets an A for effort. With the clock dwindling d...

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