Rant Sports 100 in 100 College Football Previews: No. 38 Washington Huskies

Keith Price, Steve Sarkisian

As the Rant Sports 100 teams in 100 days college football previews roll closer to our Top 25, it’s time to focus on the No. 38 Washington Huskies. One could argue that the Huskies are in a no-win situation in […]

While Recruiting Penn State RB Silas Redd USC May Have Committed Violation


Yes, fans, we’re still waiting to hear if Penn State running back Silas Redd will jump ship and transfer from the Nittany Lions to the USC Trojans. Word is that we should hear no later than Tuesday night. However, amid […]

Rant Sports 100 in 100 College Football Previews: No. 43 Utah State Aggies

Chuckie Keeton

The Rant Sports 100 teams in 100 days continues with a look at our No. 43 team, the Utah State Aggies. Head coach Gary Andersen lit a fire under the Aggies last season, leading them to a 7-6 overall record […]

Rant Sports 100 in 100 College Football Previews: No. 48 Iowa Hawkeyes


Next up in the Rant Sports 100 teams in 100 days leading up to college football season, we get an in-depth look at our No. 48 team, the Iowa Hawkeyes. Head coach Kirk Ferentz, the longest-tenured head coach in the […]

What would be the Point of a ‘Death Penalty’ Against Penn State Football?


Let’s get this disclaimer out right off the bat: There is no defense for what the power-mongers at Penn State football, including late head coach Joe Paterno, have done. Whatever punishments that can be levied against them should be, swiftly […]

PAC-12 Teams Could be a Major Players in Several 2012-13 Post-Season Bowls


The Football Bowl Association (FBA) Tuesday released the 2012-13 college football bowl schedule, which begins with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 15, 2012, in Albuquerque and wraps up with the Discover BCS National Championship on January 7, 2013, […]

Preseason Awards Watch Lists Have Strong PAC-12 Presence, Including Thomas, Barkley

Chase Thomas (44)

Several preseason awards watch lists for the biggest of college football honors have been released in recent weeks, and there are more than a few PAC-12 players fill these early lists and the conference is notably heavy on defense, with […]

Utah backup RB Harvey Langi to take hiatus from football, serve two-year LDS mission instead

Harvey Langi

Utah Utes backup running back Harvey Langi will leave the football program to serve his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) instead, the school announced this week. Langi, who finished his freshman season with just […]

After CFB Playoffs Decision, PAC-12, Big 10 and Rose Bowl Reach 12-Year Deal with ESPN

Rose Bowl

On the heels of the recent Bowl Championship Series (BCS) decision to go with a 4-team playoffs system, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses/Rose Bowl Game, the PAC-12 Conference and the Big Ten Conference have reached an agreement with ESPN on […]

USC-Oregon May be the Best Rivalry Nobody’s Talking About


With a powerful presence on the national college football scene, the PAC-12 has juice. And with it a budding USC-Oregon rivalry that could, well, rival most others around the NCAA. You see, many feel that intensifying tug-of-war between the USC […]

Ranking the Best Quarterbacks in the PAC-12


PAC-12 football will have a decidedly different look in 2012 when studying the quarterbacks under center, what with the exit of not only the Stanford Cardinal’s Andrew Luck to the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts but former Arizona Wildcats’ passer Nick Foles […]

2012′s Best and Worst Non-Conference Games in PAC-12 Football

Zach Mettenberger

While there will be plenty of PAC-12 conference games crucial to all 12 teams, there are also a few interesting non-conference match ups on the slate that could prove interesting and even vital to some, while others could struggle to […]