Both quarterbacks played college ball in Texas before transferring to Auburn, both beat Alabama and both went on to play in the SEC title game. That's where the comparisons end.
Last week, the NCAA and SEC banned Mississippi from hosting championship events until the flag is changed.
The home of the Seminoles may no longer be called Doak Campbell Stadium. FSU's president acknowledges that Campbell, a former school president, had a highly-criticized anti-integration past.
Oklahoma State University football coach was seen wearing a t-shirt that read OAN, which stands for One America News, a far-right news outlet.
The song has was first performed in 1903 and has long been associated with Texas Longhorns football.
The two former Clemson stars have called for the university to remove Calhoun's name due to his past as pro-slavery advocate.
The university's athletic department said "racism of any kind" was unacceptable and immediately removed the freshman tight end from the team.
"I don't think we're going to start on time," Finebaum said while appearing on ESPN's 'Get Up.' "I think the odds of starting September 5 are very, very slim."
Athletic directors around the country are taking serious looks at furloughs and pay reductions to make up for mammoth losses from lost revenue because of stoppages from coronavirus.
The NFL has a clear path as a business, but college football teams can wander into college campuses, unknowingly and unwittingly, that could be rife with coronavirus.
The NCAA's new proposals will allow athletes to benefit from third party endorsements but the video game isn't any closer to a return.
OU Interim President Joseph Harroz said the plans to reopen for students, teachers and administration are for Sooner Nation to be back to normal by the fall semester, but with added safety precautions.
If football season is played this fall, it means businesses are back open for business. Schools will be open again. Teachers can teach and parents aren't forced to learn homeschooling on the fly.
"It was never my intention to offend anyone and I apologize," Oklahoma State University football coach Mike Gundy said about his coronavirus remarks earlier this week.
Alex Charlton is taking a break from his job on the coaching staff of a Texas university to work as a nurse in New York City, the part of the U.S. that has been hardest hit during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Tigers coach was criticized for going on vacation to Florida during the lockdown, but suggested dealing with criticism is part of his job.
"We'll start with the employees of this company, the ones that come in this building. Then we'll bring the players in, and slowly but surely we'll test them all in," Oklahoma State University football coach Mike Gundy said about bringing the football program back up during the coronavirus.
With three weeks until the NFL draft, some teams are reportedly having second thoughts over using a top five pick on the 2018 Heisman Trophy runner-up.
Denzel Washington portrayed Boone in the movie "Remember the Titans," but the coach was a real-life figure.
"Next thing you know you got a locker room full of guys that are sick. And that's on your watch? I wouldn't want to have that," Herbstreit said. "As much as I hate to say it, I think we're scratching the surface of where this thing's gonna go."
The Olympics, Tiger at the Masters, March Madness and how many Astros hitters would get beaned as baseball opened are just a few of the things we'll miss as coronavirus has most of the sports world on pause.
Tagovailoa will have a month of full workouts before his pro day on April 9, which is scheduled two weeks before the NFL draft.
Joe Burrow, Chase Young, Justin Herbert, and J.K. Dobbins are some of the players to watch in Indianapolis this week.
Former No. 1 overall pick Steve Bartkowski has told the LSU quarterback to force his way out of getting drafted by the Bengals.
Amir Riep and Jahsen Wint are alleged to have raped a woman at their residence on February 4.
The MVP of each team was ironically a defensive end. But not surprisingly as both defenses made it tough sledding for opponents in the reboot of the Hula Bowl, which hadn't been played in 12 years.
The most promising senior prospects have one last chance to impress before the NFL draft, when the North takes on the South in the Senior Bowl.