FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll Week 4

The FWAA-NFF Super 16 has been released for Week 4, and the Alabama Crimson Tide gained back some of the ground they lost in the previous poll. The Tide picked up three first-place votes for a total of 40 in the latest edition of the poll while the No. 2 Clemson Tigers lost two votes for a total of seven. No. 3 Oklahoma still has the only other first-place vote. No. 4 Penn State and No. 5 USC…

September 24, 2017

The Road Report: College Football America Week 4

The Road Report is College Football America/RoadTripSports.com Publisher Kendall Webb’s weekly review of the college football landscape – from the major colleges of the NCAA’s Football Bowl Subdivision to the small colleges of the NCAA’s Division II and III along with the NAIA and the junior colleges of the NJCAA and CCCAA. Week 3 of the major college season turned out to be a remarkable week with several unexpected surprises –…

September 21, 2017

FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll Week 3

The FWAA-NFF Super 16 has been released, and the Alabama Crimson Tide’s grip on the top spot remains firm despite losing seven first-place votes. Those votes went to the Clemson Tigers who leaped over Oklahoma into the No. 2 spot with nine first-place votes this week. Alabama still has 37 first-place votes, and Oklahoma, which slipped to No. 3, still has a single vote for the top spot. The top…

September 17, 2017

The Road Report: College Football America Week 3

The biggest story in college football over the past couple of weeks has been Hurricanes Harvey and Irma which have collectively wiped out hundreds of college and high school football games. College Football America Editor-in-Chief Matthew Postins gives a great perspective, however, on where football ranks in the list of priorities, and we only bring it up because we are a college football website. We salute all the emergency officials…

September 16, 2017

Oklahoma surges to No. 2 in latest FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll

The latest FWAA–NFF Super 16 Poll has been released, and, to nobody’s surprise, the Alabama Crimson Tide are still in the No. 1 spot. The bigger questions were how far No. 5 Oklahoma would jump after upsetting No. 2 Ohio State in Columbus Saturday night? And how far would the Buckeyes fall? Well, the questions have been answered with the Sooners jumping all the way to No. 2 this week…

September 10, 2017

Prominent Silicon Valley Leaders To Host Inaugural Campbell Trophy Summit

Courtesy of the National Football Foundation IRVING, Texas (Aug. 9, 2017) – The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that 100 previous nominees for The William V. Campbell Trophy®, presented by Fidelity Investments, will attend the inaugural Campbell Trophy Summit in Silicon Valley from Aug. 24-26. The event, sponsored by Intuit Inc. and taking place at Stanford University, will provide the attendees a unique opportunity to learn…

August 9, 2017

All-time High 777 Colleges and Universities Now Offering Football

Courtesy of the National Football Foundation IRVING, Texas – The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) highlighted today that four new college football teams will take the field for the first time this season, increasing the number of schools among all NCAA divisions, the NAIA and independents offering football to 777, an all-time high. Since 1978 when the NCAA changed its method for tracking attendance figures, the number of schools playing NCAA football…

August 2, 2017

College Football Playoff announces new committee members

Courtesy of the College Football Playoff IRVING, Texas – Bill Hancock, Executive Director of the College Football Playoff (CFP), announced last week that Frank Beamer, Chris Howard and Eugene “Gene” Smith have been appointed to the selection committee by the CFP Management Committee. The new members will each begin a three-year term this spring. Hancock also announced extensions for two current members who had served incomplete terms.  The term for committee chair…

January 22, 2017

NFF salutes the College Football Playoff

IRVING, Texas (Jan. 12, 2017) – The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame salutes the College Football Playoff (CFP) and its staff for their exceptional efforts in staging the Third Annual CFP National Championship along with the Tampa Bay Organizing Committee for their hospitality in hosting multiple first-class events. “The College Football Playoff continues to exceed everybody’s expectations,” said NFF Chairman Archie Manning. “Executive Director Bill Hancock and his outstanding staff have…

January 21, 2017

Clemson recognized as 2016 MacArthur Bowl recipient

IRVING, Texas – The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame recognized Clemson (14-1) last Tuesday as the recipient of the 2016 NFF MacArthur Bowl Championship Trophy following its 35-31 victory over Alabama (14-1) yesterday in the College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship before a sold-out crowd of 74,512 fans, a record for Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. Clemson’s name will be etched alongside the greatest teams in…

January 16, 2017