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Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Vanderbilt Coach Franklin Says He Only Hires Assistants With Hot Wives

Vanderbilt head football coach James Franklin said Wednesday that he makes hiring decisions based on what the wives look like.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Alabama celebrates its national championship. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Muller: Conference Titles Should Determine Playoff Teams

I have said it once and I will say it again: If a team doesn’t win their conference championship, they SHOULD NOT be allowed to play for the national championship. I don’t care if Alabama did beat LSU in last seasons’ BCS National Championship game, I still don’t believe that they deserved to be there in the first place.

05/30/2012

Nathan Scheelhaase (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Rivalries Could Spice Up Big Ten Spring Football Games

I’m a huge college football fan, but I’ve really never understood the appeal of the “Spring Game,” which involves a school just competing against itself with absolutely nothing on the line. For example, a final score of “White 21, Red 20” just doesn’t carry the same cachet as a final that reads “Wisconsin 21, Iowa 20,” does it?

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Detailed view of a Super Bowl winners ring prior to the NFL International Series match between Chicago Bears and Tampa Bay. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

DiNardo: ‘Huge Day’ For College Football

While some may discredit the importance of national signing day, one college football expert knows how big it really is.

670 The Score–02/01/2012

Willie Gault. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

SEC Sues Ex-Bear Gault

The SEC has accused former Chicago Bears wide receiver Willie Gault and five other people of artificially inflating the stock price of a company that makes a heart monitoring device.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

Urban Meyer. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Another Report, Another Denial By Meyer About OSU Job

At this point, about every media outlet in the country has reported that Urban Meyer will be taking the Ohio State head coaching job that isn’t even available yet.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2011

Spencer Ware rushes away from Ed Stinson during the game at Bryant-Denny Stadium. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cowley Breaks Down Bama-LSU

The Score’s Joe Cowley traveled to Alabama to take in No. 1 LSU vs. No. 2 Alabama in person.

670 The Score–11/07/2011

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Big Ten Misses Top Spots In 1st BCS Standings

LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State hold the top four spots in the first BCS standings, setting up two potentially huge conference games that could determine which teams play for the national title.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2011

Russell Wilson and the Wisconsin Badgers. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Muller: The Big Ten Is Weak? Says Who?

The Big Ten has been classified as being “weak” for a couple of years now, and I for one, am getting tired of hearing about it.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Aggies fans at Kyle Field. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

SEC Officially Invites Texas A&M To Join

The Southeastern Conference says it has accepted Texas A&M’s application to the league, but the move is being held up because a Big 12 school has threatened legal action if the Aggies leave.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

Aggies fans at Kyle Field. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Texas A&M Announces It Will Leave Big 12

Texas A&M dealt a blow to the Big 12 Conference on Wednesday, saying it plans to leave by July 2012 if it is accepted by the SEC or another league.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Jim Delany (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Big Ten’s Delany The Highest Paid Commissioner In 2009

According to tax records recently acquired by the Associated Press, four of college football’s top conferences pay their commissioners $1 million or more, far exceeding the salary of most university presidents.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2011

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