USA TODAY Sports

SB Nation's 2013 offseason college football tour

SBNation.com's college football staff is paying visits behind the scenes at programs around the country this spring. Also, many of SB Nation's college football blogs are making use of access with interviews, practice reports, and spring game coverage from the press box.

  • Live
16 Total Updates since April 15, 2013
  • Important 16
  • Articles 15
  • Features 1
  • All Updates 16

The Devil went down to Tennessee

Why did Alabama coach Nick Saban give a speech deep in the heart of rival territory in the middle of summer? That's a great question.

Continue

Kevin Sumlin to SB Nation on recruiting

A quick word with the boss of the Aggies, who's retired from video games.

Continue

Interviewing Art Briles

SB Nation talked with Baylor head football coach Art Briles about everything from barbecue to NFL offenses and recruiting, but the most important thing to know is he can answer your questions before you ask them.

Continue

The state of the spread

From pistols to zone reads, spread offenses have evolved to storm the NFL. They've been high school staples for more than a decade, but the college game is where the philosophy continues to innovate and expand. And in no state is the spread philosophy currently more universal than in Mississippi.

Continue

Can Air Force avoid a 4th year of regression?

That Air Force regressed and barely made a bowl in 2012 was predictable: The Falcons had to replace 16 of 22 starters from 2011. That they have regressed for three straight years now, however, is a concern. Can another batch of new starters stem the negative tide for head coach Troy Calhoun? An easy schedule cannot hurt.

Continue

The rebel family

We should all get to be lucky enough to have 83,000 people celebrating at our wakes.

Continue

Bob Davie to SB Nation on rebuilding New Mexico

New Mexico completely fell off the radar screen under Mike Locksley, and while the Lobos still weren't very good in Bob Davie's first season in command, they had an identity and stayed mostly competitive. That's a start.

Continue

Football blooms in the Bluegrass State

Saturday, 84,000 Kentuckians went to watch fake football, and another 37,000 went to get drunk near horses. Only the first part of that sentence is unusual.

Continue

Ohio's kings court the Queen City

Make no mistake: Ohio State abandoned the Horseshoe to play in front of 37,000 fans in Cincinnati's Paul Brown Stadium on Saturday in hopes of strengthening the Urban Empire's recruiting.

Continue

An interview with the artist

Meet the budding icon of postmodern college football recruiting art. SB Nation talked to MSU defensive coordinator Geoff Collins, the man behind the now-famous "Can of SWAG" and "You're a Baller" recruiting notes, and his head coach.

Continue

Sometimes spring is real

Tennessee has a long road ahead and a coach who isn't named Jon Gruden, but a loud mic and a lot of Twitter is winning Big Orange morale in the optimistic days of spring.

Continue

Exclusive with Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati's new head coach tells SB Nation he's building a program that can compete in whichever conference it might find itself in.

Continue

Rediscovering a football mind

There is an alternate universe in which Bobby Petrino changes the NFL.

Continue

All in, at last

Before Gus Malzahn reinstalls his hurry-up, no-huddle offense at Auburn, he's already won something he's never had in the SEC: total support of a veteran defensive mind.

Continue

Interviewing Colorado's Mike MacIntyre

SB Nation interviewed the man who's been tasked with making magic happen for a second time.

Continue

It took a village

It's not just a tale of brotherly love. This is the story of how everyone from Houston Nutt to Johnny Manziel contributed to help Ole Miss land the top college football prospect in the nation.

Continue
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.