Say This For Newly Former Arkansas Head Coach John L. Smith: He Screwed…

The University of Arkansas will not be renewing the contract of interim coach John L. Smith, the university announced today, confirming what everyone and his sister knew the minute then-No. 8 Arkansas lost in Little Rock to Louisiana-Monroe on Sept. 8. Smith's team cliff-dove out of the polls, then followed that… » 11/24/12 2:20pm 11/24/12 2:20pm

The Official Boise State Twitter Feed Was Honest For About 30 Seconds…

Here's the official account for Boise State Athletics (Go Broncs!) reacting to Friday night's loss to the Michigan State Spartans. They're right, of course—Boise State didn't score after halftime, and ended the game with only 206 yards of total offense—but for some reason they still felt compelled to delete the tweet… » 9/02/12 3:30pm 9/02/12 3:30pm

Deadspin's College Football Top 25 Or So: Grantland, Rick Reilly Shill…

It's time for a new installment of Deadspin's college football rankings. As always, the teams are ranked according to the logic and values of college football, no matter how bizarre or contradictory they may be. » 12/02/11 1:00pm 12/02/11 1:00pm

Your College Football Early Games Open Thread

Texas A&M (14) vs. Arkansas (18) is on ESPN right now. Northwestern at No. 24 Illinois is on the Deuce. Big Ten Network's got Minnesota at No. 19 Michigan. If you're that into LSU or Boise State to want to watch them beat up on Kentucky and Nevada teams for which they have healthy disdains, you already know what… » 10/01/11 12:00pm 10/01/11 12:00pm

Boise State Calls Mississippi State's Misspelling And Raises Em A…

Your morning roundup for Sept. 17, a day we pour one out for the late Jeffrey Jarrett. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 9/17/11 9:15am 9/17/11 9:15am

Boise State Will Allow Detroit High School To Have Blue Turf As Long As…

Boise State is very particular about their turf, which is blue, and the name of their turf ("blue turf"), because no one in college football has turf quite like them (in that their turf is blue). Most turfs, you see, are green. » 8/25/11 5:40pm 8/25/11 5:40pm

Boise State Forbidden From Wearing All Blue Everything On All Blue Field

The Boise State football program, which will play its first season as a Mountain West Conference team this year, will not be permitted to wear its electric blue uniforms at home on its electric blue field in league games. The agreement presumably satisfies the "those things are annoying as shit" clause in the school's… » 7/27/11 12:25pm 7/27/11 12:25pm

They Love Boise State Kicker Kyle Brotzman. Or At Least They Pretend To.


In the aftermath of being kicked out of national-championship contention, some Boise State fans created a Facebook page titled "The Bronco Nation Loves Kyle Brotzman." Earlier this morning, 9,570 liked it. » 11/28/10 11:30am 11/28/10 11:30am

A Boise State Fiesta Bowl Win Makes Everyone On The Field Amorous…

Remember the last time Boise State won the Fiesta, Statue of Liberty hero Ian Johnson got down on one knee and proposed to his cheerleader girlfriend. Freshman o-lineman Michael Ames also experienced the spoils of victory. » 1/05/10 11:40am 1/05/10 11:40am