Charlie Strong Has Been Drug-Testing The Crap Out Of His Players

Texas head coach Charlie Strong has dismissed nine players from his team so far this year, leading most of the football-viewing public to wonder what the fuck is going on at Texas. Thanks to the Austin American Statesman, we seem to have at least a partial answer to that question. The players are getting drug tested… »9/25/14 5:29pm9/25/14 5:29pm

Former Louisville Football Player Files Lawsuit Alleging Assault Cover Up And NCAA Violation

On Dec. 21, former Louisville football player Patrick Grant filed a lawsuit against the university and head football coach Charlie Strong. In the lawsuit, Grant claims that he was asked to cover up the circumstances of an assault that he suffered at the hands of two teammates. On Oct. 24, 2010, Grant was allegedly… »12/28/12 2:20pm12/28/12 2:20pm

Cincinnati Head Coach Butch Jones Iced Louisville's Kicker At The Exact Wrong Time, And The Bearcats Lost Because Of It

The football coach's obsession with icing the opposing team's kicker before important field goals embodies the two primary dispositions innate to football coaches: performative micromanaging and ignoring statistics. Last night, Cincinnati's Butch Jones indulged those compulsions at the worst possible time. »10/27/12 9:40am10/27/12 9:40am

Louisville Players Weren't Prepared For Pitt Because They Were Busy With The New Call Of Duty Game

So, this is the thing: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is awesome, and everyone rushed out to buy it when it came out on Tuesday. The NCAA probably should have just canceled all games for this weekend, because crucial Big East showdowns feel a lot less crucial when the Russians are invading Lower Manhattan. »11/14/11 2:35pm11/14/11 2:35pm