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Chrissy Teigen, College Football Playoff, Julio Jones, Kevin Sumlin, NCF, Texas A&M Aggies, What Had Happened Was -

game. blouses. Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin was fired after the Aggies’ 45-21 blowout loss to LSU on Nov. 25. Sumlin compiled a 51-26 record in six seasons, the second-best winning percentage (.662) in modern-era school history; won three bowl games, including the Cotton Bowl in 2012; and shepherded 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel […]

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Austin Howard, Bayou Classic, Devante Kincade, Grambling Tigers, HBCU Football, Martez Carter, NCF, Southern Jaguars, SWAC -

NEW ORLEANS — Martez Carter lay on the turf of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome writhing in pain after an awkward tackle 5 yards in the backfield. A series earlier, he’d fumbled the ball on Grambling’s 38-yard line and Southern cashed it in for a touchdown. This wasn’t the way Carter’s last Bayou Classic was supposed to […]

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Gear Up, NCF, SportsCenter, Uniforms -

In Week 13 of Gear Up, SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of South Carolina, Auburn, Ohio State, Wisconsin, Air Force, Southern Methodist, Grambling State, Southern and Oregon. Within the SEC, the South Carolina Gamecocks break out a never-before-worn combination for Senior […]

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Gabby Douglas, Joe Morgan, Kevin Sumlin, MLB, NCF, USA Gymnastics, What Had Happened Was -

game. blouses. Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas released a statement on Instagram in which she alleges that former women’s gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar sexually harassed and abused her like two other members of the “Fierce Five” U.S. women’s gymnastics team. Besides these new allegations, Douglas also apologized for her Nov. 17 tweet suggesting […]

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College Football Playoff, Ibtihaj Muhammad, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Miami Hurricanes, NCF, Papa John's, Stan Van Gundy, What Had Happened Was, WNBA -

Game. Blouses. Miami busted its way into the College Football Playoff rankings after it took Notre Dame to the woodshed Nov. 11. The committee unveiled the new top four on Tuesday night, with Alabama as the new top-ranked team in the land, Clemson up from No. 4 to No. 2, Miami at No. 3 and […]

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Alabama Crimson Tide, Miami Hurricanes, NCF, Style, Turnover Chain, Vince Wilfork -

“Just as a reminder to myself / I wear every single chain even when I’m in the house …” — Drake, 2013’s “Started From The Bottom” Miami is hardly the first college team to rally around an inanimate object, the most recent high-profile example being Alabama’s “Ball Out Belt.” Much like Miami’s chain, the Crimson […]

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Alcorn State Braves, Bryan Cook, HBCU Football, Howard Bison, Langston University, Larry Brihm Jr., NCF, Noah Johnson, Norlando Veals, North Carolina Central Eagles -

After taking its first lead of the game with 16 seconds remaining, North Carolina Central had to feel good about its chances of beating Bethune-Cookman. A 15-play, 61-yard drive that ended with a 4-yard Chauncey Caldwell–Xavier McCoy connection put the Eagles ahead 10-7. The Eagles opted for a short kickoff that put Bethune-Cookman only 48 […]

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College Football Playoff, JuJu Smith-Schuster, Le'Veon Bell, Marquise Goodwin, NCF, NFL, San Francisco 49ers, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Moments before crossing the goal line after an 83-yard reception, San Francisco 49ers receiver Marquise Goodwin blew a kiss to the sky and then knelt in prayer in the end zone. Unbeknownst to those in attendance and watching the game from home, Goodwin and his wife, Morgan Goodwin, lost their baby boy Sunday […]

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Football, Gear Up, Military, NCF, SportsCenter, Uniforms, Veterans Day -

In Week 11 of Gear Up, SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Army, Navy, Air Force, the United States Merchant Marine Academy, Arkansas State, South Alabama, Missouri, Mississippi State, Vanderbilt, Marshall, South Florida and Colorado State. Four of the five United […]

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Miami Hurricanes, NCAA, NCF, Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Rivalries -

Outside of championship rings, the most famous piece of jewelry in sports this year belongs to the University of Miami Hurricanes. “The U” turnover chain — comically huge, made of 10-karat gold and flooded with sapphires — has since the start of the season been momentarily given to defensive players who cause fumbles, recover fumbles […]

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Adam Hamilton, Bethune-Cookman University, Bowie State Bulldogs, CIAA, HBCU Football, Larry Brihm Jr., MEAC, Miles Golden Bears, Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils, Morgan State Bears, NCF, Osband Thompson, Robert Chesson, SIAC, SWAC, Texas Southern Tigers -

Tuskegee clinched the West Division of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) for the first time in three seasons with a 50-20 win over Miles College on Saturday. The Golden Tigers (8-2, 6-0 in the SIAC) finished with a season-high 485 yards on offense against Miles (6-4, 4-2) to secure a spot in the SIAC […]

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Gear Up, NCF, SportsCenter -

In Week 10 of Gear Up — SportsCenter’s weekly segment reviewing the best uniforms in college football — The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Miami, Iowa, Rutgers, East Mississippi Community College, UNLV, Washington State, Northwestern Oklahoma State, Villanova, Kennesaw State, Georgia and Arizona State. Miami, Iowa and Rutgers each break out […]

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College Football Playoff, Halloween, Houston Texans, Jadeveon Clowney, LeBron James, NCF, NFL, Pete Carroll, Russell Wilson, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Houston Texans defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney posted a video on social media of him wearing a prison inmate costume at the team’s Halloween party, supposedly in response to Texans owner Bob McNair referring to NFL players as “inmates” in response to protests during the national anthem. Through a team spokesperson, Clowney later clarified […]

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Iowa State Cyclones, Jack Trice, NCF -

Sophomore lineman Jack Trice was the only African-American on the field when his Iowa State Cyclones faced the University of Minnesota on Oct. 6, 1923 in Minneapolis. In those days, most African-Americans were limited to black colleges in the South if they wanted to play football. The 21-year-old Trice, in his first season playing varsity, […]

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Gear Up, NCF, SportsCenter -

In Week 8 of Gear Up, SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Illinois, Maryland, Arizona, Texas A&M, Houston, South Florida, North Carolina, Princeton, Miami (Ohio), Ohio and Ohio State. The Fighting Illini pay homage to their late, great All-American halfback Red […]

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Carla Williams, Giannis Antetokounmpo, NBA, NCF, Tom Brady, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Carla Williams will be introduced Monday as the new athletic director at the University of Virginia, making her the first African-American woman to hold the position at any of the 64 Power 5 schools. The former University of Georgia deputy athletic director, Georgia alumna and professional basketball player takes over for the retiring […]

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9/11, Boston College, Gear Up, NCF, San Diego State Aztecs, SportsCenter, Style, Under Armour, Uniforms -

In Week 8 of Gear Up — SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football — The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Mississippi, Northern Colorado, Eastern Michigan, Boise State, San Diego State, Virginia and Boston College. Learn why no jersey in the Ole Miss football program holds more meaning […]

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Gear Up, NCF, Nike, SportsCenter, Style, Uniforms -

In Week 7 of “Gear Up,” SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Liberty, Campbell, Minnesota, Pittsburgh, Florida, James Madison, New Mexico State, Tennessee State, Tulane, Georgia Southern and Central Florida. Liberty goes all-red, while JMU breaks out the all-white. Campbell represents […]

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Football, Gear Up, NCF, Style, Uniforms -

In Week 6 of Gear Up — SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football — The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Troy, TCU, Oklahoma, Texas State, Slippery Rock, Northwest Missouri State, Rice, Nebraska, Utah, Eastern Kentucky and UAB. After a huge upset over No. 25 LSU on Sept. […]

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Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, Cedric Ingram-Lewis, Colin Kaepernick, Hank Aaron, Jay-Z, LSU Tigers, Michael Bennett, NCF, NFL, Troy Trojans, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is the first quarterback in NFL history to rush for 50 career touchdowns, and his celebration of choice for the score was holding up a clenched fist to signify black power. “I did it to show black pride, because I am an African-American,” Newton said after the game. […]

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Gear Up, NCF, SportsCenter, Uniforms -

In Week 5 of “Gear Up,” SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of N.C. State, Virginia Tech, Florida International, Texas Tech, Penn State, LSU, Louisiana-Monroe, Southern Miss, San Jose State and Bowling Green. Texas Tech, Penn State, LSU, Louisiana-Monroe and Southern Miss […]

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Greg Page, Kentucky Wildcats, Nate Northington, NCF, SEC -

Two things stood out for Nate Northington on the day he played in his first college football game for Kentucky 50 years ago. His heart was heavy, with the death on the eve of the game of his good friend and teammate, Greg Page, who had suffered a severe spinal injury in practice. And Northington […]

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Alcorn State Braves, De'Lance Turner, HBCU Football, Lenorris Footman, NCF -

Alcorn State running back De’Lance Turner finished the Braves’ conference opener with the second-most rushing yards (272) in school history. Turner, who averaged 13.0 yards per carry on 21 carries, had two rushing touchdowns and caught a pass for a score in Alcorn’s 48-31 victory over Southern on Saturday. The senior had the first rushing […]

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Gear Up, NCF, SportsCenter, Uniforms -

In Week 4 of “Gear Up,” SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Arkansas, Miami, Syracuse, Oklahoma, Arizona State, Colorado, Ball State, Western Kentucky, Indiana and California. The Razorbacks celebrate Arkansas alumnus Jerry Jones’ Pro Football Hall of Fame induction with a […]

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Candace Parker, Maya Moore, Michael Bennett, NCF, Sammy Sosa, Sylvia Fowles, What Had Happened Was, WNBA -

Game. Blouses. The Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks will face off in the WNBA Finals in a rematch of last season’s championship series. The Lynx, the 2015 champions, swept the Washington Mystics, while the reigning champion Sparks dismantled the Phoenix Mercury in three games. This is the first time the same two teams have […]

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Gear Up, NCF, Uniforms -

In Week 3 of “Gear Up,” SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of Louisville, BYU, Nevada, Vanderbilt, Louisiana-Monroe, Alabama-Birmingham, North Texas and Minnesota. There are the blackout uniforms that reigning Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson and No. 14 Louisville will sport against […]

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Green Bay Packers, NCF, NFL, Practice Squad -

Hosted by our senior writer and former NFL cornerback Domonique Foxworth, Practice Squad is a weekly variety show inspired by our love of the game and filtered through our awkward, subversive minds. This is not your average weekly NFL recap show. This week’s episode features the following segments: Superfan Supercuts: One Green Bay Packers fan […]

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Gear Up, NCF, Uniforms -

In this Week 2 of Gear Up, SportsCenter: AM’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in college football, The Undefeated’s Aaron Dodson breaks down the style combinations of five schools: Utah, Oregon State, Michigan State, Appalachian State and Navy. With Utah, MSU and App State all going one color for their full uniform, Aaron explains […]

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HBCU Football, Howard Bison, Howard University, Mike London, NCF, UNLV Rebels -

“We’re here to win on the field, to win off the field, and we’re going to win in the community,” Howard head football coach Mike London said to his new team back in January. “The old days and old ways are now the new days and the new ways.” Those words would resonate in Las […]

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Caylin Newton, Howard Bison, NCF, Serena Williams, Sloane Stephens, Tennis, Venus Williams, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. What a weekend for Venus Williams. She became an aunt on Friday when Serena Williams gave birth to her first child, a girl. On Sunday, Venus advanced to the quarterfinals of the US Open with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain. The ninth-seeded Williams is the only woman […]

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Colin Kaepernick, Commentary, NCF, NFL, Pots And Pans, Protest, Social Activism -

“… We have fought against that mantra for years, right? The fan who believes that we should shut up and play … that means that you don’t want to hear us, you just want people to entertain you. That because you’ve decided to buy a ticket, that somehow the people that you watch are relegated […]

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