Defying Odds

By Ryan Draghi In 2016, 72,788 NCAA athletes participated in college football, but only an estimated 1.6 percent of these players moved on to compete at the professional level. Indiana wide receiver Mitchell Paige hopes to join this minority group in the 2017 NFL Draft next April. Although he is projected to go undrafted next … More Defying Odds

Tom Allen is the Coach the Hoosiers Need

By Kevin Besser First Year Defensive Coordinator Allen was promoted to head coach on December 1 following Kevin Wilson’s “resignation.” Allen is a true Hoosier. He grew up in Oxford, IN and coached Indianapolis powerhouse Ben Davis High School, Wabash College, and now just finished his first year in Bloomington. Allen has succeeded everywhere he … More Tom Allen is the Coach the Hoosiers Need

Heisman Reaction- Jackson Takes the Hardware

By Ryan Wonsowicz Everyone’s suspicions were confirmed on the night of December 10, 2016. Lamar Jackson of the Louisville Cardinals took home the Heisman Trophy, awarded to the best player in all of college football. Jackson was the overwhelming favorite coming into the ceremony, and he emerged as an overwhelming victor. He garnered 2,114 points … More Heisman Reaction- Jackson Takes the Hardware

Four Things We Learned from the 2016 Heisman Decision

It’s mid-December, and Lamar Jackson just earned the greatest Christmas present in college football: the 2016 Heisman Trophy. The competition wasn’t even close. Jackson garnered nearly twice as many first place votes as his nearest competitor, Deshaun Watson, who finished second. To most, Lamar Jackson’s selection this year came as no surprise. However, the final … More Four Things We Learned from the 2016 Heisman Decision

Hold Your Horses, Heisman Trophy No Guarantee for Lamar Jackson

Flashback to October and you might have thought Lamar Jackson had the Heisman already locked up. In September alone, the University of Louisville’s dual-threat quarterback scored 13 passing touchdowns to only 3 interceptions on top of 12 rushing touchdowns. His individual scoring surpassed over 80% of FBS teams’ total scoring. Lamar Jackson seemed unstoppable. There … More Hold Your Horses, Heisman Trophy No Guarantee for Lamar Jackson