FBS Hot Coaching Names: Nov. 12 Update

It’s our third Hot Coaching Names update for the 2017 season here at College Football America Yearbook. These are just some of the coaches that could be in for a head-coaching job at the end of the season. Some appeared in our yearbook. Others have been added this season. But before we get updated, we’ll note that Butch Jones’ tenure at Tennessee has finally come to an and after he…

November 14, 2017
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Postscripts: Week 9

Postscripts is my weekly wrap of the week that was on the road and in college football. Look for my travel news and notes here each Thursday, along with some of my opinions about what’s happening in the college game we all love. – Matthew Postins I’m going to be home this weekend. This is going to be weird. This will be the first time I’m home for a weekend…

November 2, 2017
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Wyoming crushes New Mexico 42-3

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: Wyoming Cowboys 42, New Mexico Lobos 3 LARAMIE, Wyo. — Wyoming bounced back from their first Mountain West Conference loss in style as the Cowboys took advantage of seven New Mexico turnovers to roll to a 42-3 win at War Memorial Stadium. The Cowboys (5-3, 3-1) also broke the school record for turnovers forced in a game, turning those Lobo miscues into 35 points. Wyoming QB Josh…

October 31, 2017
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Bowl Eligibility Report: Week 10

Half of 78 postseason spots accounted for with 39 teams at six or more wins After a topsy-turvy week that included several upsets, 11 more teams reached six victories to increase the total number of bowl-eligible teams to 39, exactly half of the 78 available spots in bowl games, including the four College Football Playoff teams. Twenty-five more teams are one win away from bowl eligibility heading into this week’s…

October 31, 2017
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Air Force flies past Colorado State, 45-28

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: Air Force Falcons 45, Colorado State Rams 28 FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The Falcons are soaring again. After a dismal 1-4 start to the season, Air Force has rattled off three straight victories, including a huge 45-28 win over rival Colorado State in Mountain West Conference play on a beautiful afternoon at On-Campus Stadium. The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for the Rams (6-3, 4-1) and…

October 30, 2017
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FBS Hot Coaching Names: Oct. 25 Update

In the Hot Coaching Names portion of our College Football America 2017 Yearbook I pointed out coaches, both head coach and assistant, that may have a shot at a head coaching job somewhere else in 2018. For instance, Lincoln Riley was on our list at press time before Bob Stoops went and retired at Oklahoma. So things can change quickly for some of the coaches we have listed here. Below…

October 25, 2017
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College Football America RoadTripReplay: Episode 6

  College Football America Yearbook Editor-in-Chief Matthew Postins and Associate Publisher Chuck Cox are back with Episode 6 of the College Football America RoadTripReplay, a podcast exclusive to RoadTripSports.com. In Episode 6, Chuck Cox talks about his trip back to Nacogdoches, Texas, for homecoming at Stephen F. Austin State University — the alma mater of both of our hosts — while Matthew Postins discusses his trip to Texas A&M-Commerce to see…

October 25, 2017
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FBS Hot Seat Coaches: Oct. 16 Update

This is our second Hot Seat Coaches edition for the 2017 season. In the College Football America 2017 Yearbook I highlighted our Hot Seat Coaches for this year. Now, no one likes to see a coach get fired (well, maybe some of you do). But there are realities to college football. Head coach is a performance-based job and if your team doesn’t perform, well, that can sometimes lead to a…

October 16, 2017
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Bowl Eligibility Report: Week 6

Who Will Be Going Bowling This Season? We’re About to Start Finding Out As hard as it might be to believe, seven teams could become bowl eligible with a sixth victory this weekend. Clemson (Atlantic Coast Conference), Penn State (Big Ten), San Diego State (Mountain West), Washington and Washington State (Pac-12) and Alabama and Georgia (Southeastern) are all off to 5-0 starts to the season. USF (American Athletic Conference) is…

October 6, 2017
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Hot Coaching Names: Week 5

In the Hot Coaching Names portion of our College Football America 2017 Yearbook I pointed out coaches, both head coach and assistant coach, that may have a shot at a head coaching job somewhere else in 2018. For instance, Lincoln Riley was on our list at press time before Bob Stoops went and retired at Oklahoma. So things can change quickly for some of the coaches we have listed here….

October 5, 2017
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