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Special – Conference USA Football Media Days – Sidebar on UAB

By Bo Carter IRVING, Texas – UAB is sandwiched between two perennial football powers in the Southeastern Conference – Alabama and Auburn. The Blazers have been to one bowl game in their previous 23 seasons of football, dropped a 59-40 decision to host Hawai’i in the 2004 Sheraton Aloha Bowl under More...

On Jul 25, 2014 // in Colleges, Featured Categories // # 0
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Conference USA media days roundup

By Bo Carter IRVING, Texas – It’s now the “Lucky 13” this season in Conference USA. The most football members (Charlotte will join as a full-fledged member in 2015) of the 19-season circuit will compete in two divisions.  The East Division consists of FIU, Florida Atlantic, Marshall, Middle More...

On Jul 25, 2014 // in Colleges, Featured Categories // # 0
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Big 12 football media days roundup

By Bo Carter Probably the best part about college conference media days is that every team is undefeated and headed for a bowl game and maybe the inaugural College Football Playoff at AT&T Stadium on Jan. 12, 2015. That was Florida State’s mantra “From Dallas to Dallas” on Atlantic Coast Conference More...

On Jul 25, 2014 // in Colleges, Featured Categories // # 0
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College Football Notes July 21-27

The NFF highlighted seven new college football teams competing on the varsity level for 2014, and they have increased the number of gridiron-competing schools across all NCAA divisions and the NAIA to 767 – an all-time high. Since 1978 when the NCAA changed its method for tracking attendance figures, More...

On Jul 20, 2014 // in Colleges, Featured Categories // # 1
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College Football Notes July 14-20

NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall of Fame annals in the July 15-21 time period are July 15 (1892) Ray Eichenlaub, Columbus, Ohio; (1893) Orin Hollingbery, Hollister, Calif.; (1935) Alex Karras, Gary, Ind.; July 16 (1889) Percy Wendell, Roxbury, Mass.; (1943) More...

On Jul 13, 2014 // in Colleges, Featured Categories // # 0

Dallas_Cowboys_Dez_Bryant2 Goose: Cowboys questions linger

[ This is the Ticket's weekly contribution, usually found in the pages of The Sports Page Weekly magazine...

Draft Day will be a real head scratcher

  By Stacy Urban Every year, we state this is a ‘must draft’ for the Cowboys.  As we look at this year’s draft possibilities, let’s also take a look at the past...

2013 NFL Scouting Combine

Image: Joe Robbins/Getty Images By: Dustin Dietz The 32nd annual NFL Scouting Combine, also known as the ‘Underwear Olympics’, begin this weekend at Lucas Oil Field in Indianapolis.  The NFL Scouting Combine...

College Football Notes July 27-Aug. 3

The NFF announced last week that it is launching a new tradition to reveal the College Football Hall..

Roughriders riding down the stretch

14249518048_44e2299d05_k By: Cameron Varnau cbvarnau09@yahoo.com There are less than 40 regular season games remaining for the RoughRiders in 2014 and the team’s identity has drastically changed...

Eric Nadel recognized as one of the great ones

ENadel By Dic Humphrey Eric Nadel joined the Rangers’ broadcast team in 1979, and has continuously worked as one of the Ranger voices since. This is...

College Football Notes July 21-27

The NFF highlighted seven new college football teams competing on the varsity level for 2014, and they have increased the number of gridiron-competing schools across all NCAA divisions and the NAIA to 767 – an...

Roughriders riding down the stretch

14249518048_44e2299d05_k By: Cameron Varnau cbvarnau09@yahoo.com There are less than 40 regular season games remaining for the..

Gallo named All-Star Futures Game MVP

14528099226_57e235bc78_k By: Jay Wallis jaynwall11@gmail.com As Frisco RoughRiders infielder Joey Gallo continues to progress through the..

Riders players getting their shot

13701488634_905a380b8a_k By:  Cameron Varnau cbvarnau@yahoo.com Even though 2014 has been a sore spot in the eyes..

Roughriders place10 on All Star team

Roughriders By: Chris Vosters, Jay Wallis and Cameron Varnau The Frisco RoughRiders have been a force..