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From Handsome Dan to Uga, has college football destroyed bulldogs?

[ad_1] LOW TO THE ground and panting, Bully XXI sways hip to hip down the Mississippi State sideline. After four years on the job, the English bulldog is used to 87,000-seat stadiums like Auburn's and might even sense that MSU's first possession on this September night -- a terrible three-and-out that gives Auburn great field position -- pleases no one on the MSU bench. He and his owner, Lisa Pritchard,
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NFL playoffs AFC and NFC Championship game schedule, picks, odds, bold predictions and more

[ad_1] The conference championships of the NFL playoffs have arrived, and we're previewing Sunday's pair of games: Titans-Chiefs in the AFC, and Packers-49ers in the NFC. Our NFL Nation reporters bring us the keys to every game, a bold prediction for each matchup and final score predictions.Additionally, ESPN Stats & Information provides a stat to know for each game, and the Football Power Index (FPI) goes inside the numbers with
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2019-20 College Football All-Bowl Team

[ad_1] The dust has settled, bowl season is (finally) over, and we have a new champ: LSU.But there's a lot more to the college football postseason than the playoff and the title game. There are 40 bowls that provide endless entertainment and tons of fantastic performances. We highlight some of the best from bowl season with our 2019-20 All-Bowl Team:OffenseJ.K. Dobbins racked up 221 yards from scrimmage and scored a
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Paul Tagliabue, Steve Sabol selected for Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Centennial Class

[ad_1] Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue, former NFL Films president Steve Sabol and two players from the league's most iconic defenses were among those selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Centennial Class.Thirteen members of the 15-member class were revealed Wednesday morning on NFL Network. Tagliabue, Sabol, former Pittsburgh Steelers safety Donnie Shell and Dallas Cowboys safety Cliff Harris were among the inductees."Don't give up on your gifts and
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Former Eagles WR Harold Carmichael, Steve Sabol selected for Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Centennial class

[ad_1] Former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Harold Carmichael and former NFL Films president Steve Sabol were among six members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Centennial class revealed Wednesday.Others announced were former Chicago Bears tackle Jim Covert, former New York Jets tackle Winston Hill, Duke Slater, professional football's first African-American player of the first half of the 20th century and former Bears defensive end Ed Sprinkle.2 RelatedSabol's father, Ed,
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College Football Playoff National Championship picks from ESPN experts

[ad_1] 7:59 AM ETESPN staffAfter a long layoff, it's finally time to kick things off in the college football national championship. Who will win the College Football Playoff National Championship in this battle of the Tigers? ESPN reporters and personalities make their picks ahead of LSU-Clemson (Monday, 8 p.m. ET on ESPN/ESPN App). Ed Orgeron's top-rated squad was the overwhelming choice among our experts, with 33 votes to 16 for
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College football championship — LSU-Clemson analysis, prediction and more

[ad_1] Only in college football could a national title game pitting two teams that have each won two titles in this century feel fresh and exciting, but here we are. After three Alabama-Clemson title games in the past four years, with an Alabama-Clemson semifinal in 2017, we now get a battle of Tigers. Dabo Swinney's Clemson is here once more, but this time Ed Orgeron's Bama- (and Georgia- and Oklahoma-)
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Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence flies under the radar, again, as the face of college football

[ad_1] NEW ORLEANS -- At precisely 8:30 a.m. New Orleans time, Country Thor Jesus, he of the politely pleasant baritone Georgia drawl, thunderous right arm, flowing blond hair and an ever-growing following of devotees, settled into his seat behind a microphone and below a giant LED-powered sign that read "TREVOR LAWRENCE QUARTERBACK.""How's it going, y'all?" the 20-year-old Clemson star said with a smile as he ran his hands through his
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Bill Cowher elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame’s centennial class

[ad_1] Former Pittsburgh Steelers coach Bill Cowher was formally named the first member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's centennial class on Saturday, when the Hall's president David Baker informed Cowher of his selection to be enshrined during CBS' "NFL Today" program.The Hall's centennial class was selected by a blue-ribbon panel this past week. The remainder of the 15-member class will be revealed Wednesday morning.Cowher, a Crafton, Pennsylvania, native
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Bill Cowher elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame’s centennial class of 2020

[ad_1] Former Pittsburgh Steelers coach Bill Cowher has been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a member of the centennial class of 2020.The surprise announcement was made during a segment on CBS prior to Saturday's Titans-Ravens telecast. Cowher is a CBS analyst."Just thinking about the Pittsburgh franchise and Dan Rooney when he hired me," Cowher said.Then he joked: "My first goal was just not to get fired