Conference Madness 2016: Part Three

Give the people what they want! Sorry, Mr. Walken…will more graphics help? Here are some of our staffers final predictions for the final 11 NCAA conference tournaments. Connor Basch Connor Mallon Jamey Schilling Kellan Buddy Quinn Matheis A10 Big East Big 12   Big 10           MWC Pac 12 SEC AAC Big West Sun Belt WAC

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Conference Preview: SEC

The most dominant conference in college football over the last 10 years has certainly cooled off. The SEC comes into 2015 with more question marks than any other league. -How will Alabama respond after two disappointing postseason finishes? -Will Auburn live up to the hype? -Will the Mississippi teams sustain success? -Can Georgia win the East? -Which surprise team can

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BREAKING: Johnny Manziel Trademarks “Johnny Rehab”

Okay, maybe that’s a little extreme. We all know about Johnny Football and his decision to go into rehab to try and get his life together. Now, what does this mean? It means it’s time we can finally start respecting him. Now, this very well could be some elaborate PR bait to get us to like him better and forget

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SEC West Conference Preview

By John Deighton As the college football season gets underway, the writers at The College Tailgate will provide a conference preview for each NCAAF conference. Entering the 2013 season, the SEC west was filled with household-name quarterbacks, but now that Johnny Manziel, A.J. McCarron, and Zach Mettenberger have moved onto the NFL, the playing field across the west has been

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Are there “Student”-Athletes Anymore?

By Jordan Scott Did you know that Jameis Winston is a college student? No? I was surprised when I found out too. According to Florida State University’s athletic website, this National Champion is listed as a “student-athlete”. Notice the word STUDENT before athlete, I can guarantee you that 95% of his fans never realized he was a student as well

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