ACC

Manning Award unveils 11 finalists for 2017 honors

Thursday, the Manning Award, sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, announced that there will be 11 finalists for the 2017 trophy.  The award, named in honor of the quarterbacking Mannings — Archie, Peyton and Eli — is the only one to take into account a player’s performance in the postseason.…
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AFC East

All-American and potential first round pick Connor Williams to undergo knee surgery

Texas hung with fourth-ranked USC Saturday night, but lost more than the game. In the second quarter of UT’s epic double-overtime loss to USC in Week 3, Connor Williams went down with what appeared to be a potentially significant knee injury.  Sunday evening, the Longhorns confirmed as much…
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NCAAF

Convicted rapist wins lawsuit, eligible to play for Youngstown State this season

The Ma'lik Richmond saga continues. Word surfaced in early August of this year that an online petition was seeking the removal of Richmond from the Youngstown State football roster. In 2013, Richmond was one of two football players from Steubenville High School in Ohio to be…
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NCAAF

WATCH: Hawaii assistant dislocate elbow and break wrist chest bumping lineman

Talk about a viscous chest bump. via GIPHY In a 41-18 Week 1 win over Western Carolina, Hawaii blocked three kicks attempted by the FCS program. After one of them, linebackers coach Sean Duggan thought it’d be wise to attempt a chest-bump with offensive lineman Viane Moala as…
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ACC

Vinny Testaverde’s son transferring out of Miami (FL)

Tuesday, Miami announced the winner of its quarterback competition.  Two days later, there’s been a predictable shakeup in the quarterback room. In a press release Thursday morning, the Hurricanes announced that Vincent Testaverde has decided to leave Mark Richt‘s football program.  The son of former Miami quarterbacking great Vinny Testaverde brought…
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