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As Alabama’s offense (with a freshman quarterback) steamrolls opponents, it’s becoming more obvious that offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is ready for another chance at being a head coach. Via Barrett Sallee of BleacherReport.com.
Wisconsin senior Nigel Hayes stands up for what he believes … and he believes that a scholarship isn’t adequate compensation for student-athletes. Via USA Today ’s Nicole Auerbach.
While former Baylor coach Art Briles is not coaching this season, his offensive system has been successfully copied at a number of schools. By Pete Thamel of CampusRush.com.
Hall of famer and former Oklahoma star Brian Bosworth isn’t backing off of his suggestion that it’s time for the Sooners to dismiss Bob Stoops and find another coach. Column by Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman.
Now that the Big 12 has decided against expansion and to remain at 10 members, the best strategy for the conference is to advocate that the College Football Playoff expand to six or eight teams. Via Dan Wetzel of Yahoo!Sports.
At the midway point of the season, teams that are struggling wind up in The Misery Index. Via Dan Wolken of USA Today.
Can John Thompson III get Georgetown back to being a relevant college basketball program? Jeff Goodman of ESPN.com reports.