Campus Clicks: Saban rips media; Oregon's Lewis & Clark-themed uniforms
What the BLEEP is Going On?
Texas fans have experienced a lot of success over the years so it's tough to truly feel sorry for them but that doesn't make the situation in Austin any easier to digest.
The Longhorns are 1–4, were embarrassed by TCU, and freshman DB Kris Boyd retweeted a tweet that called for him to transfer to Texas A&M during halftime. The Twitter fireworks continued on Monday when all hell literally broke loose. You have to read the quotes and exchanges to believe it.
From a 10,000-foot view, Charlie Strong's seat appears scorching hot, but apparently he has full support of the Texas administration:
Per a high level source: Charlie Strong still has full and committed support within the Texas administration and AD office.— Geoff Ketchum (@gkketch) October 5, 2015
Saban is Fired Up!
Nick Saban BLASTED the media during his Monday press conference and it was spectacular:
I Miss Jacked Up
Here are college football's biggest hits from Week 5, thanks to Bleacher Report.
What a Coward
Following Wisconsin's loss to Iowa at Camp Randall, a 15-year-old Hawkeyes fan was sucker punched by an adult. UW police are still searching for the suspect.
Here is your weekly gallery of the best cheerleaders from Week 5, courtesy of Athlon Sports.
High school players refused to shake hands before the coin toss and were flagged. Watch the interesting exchange here.
They NAILED These
Oregon revealed Lewis and Clark-themed "Pioneers" uniforms for this weekend's game against Washington State:
Butch Jones Denies
Butch on rumor that he and a player got in a physical confrontation: “Absolutely ridiculous."— Wes Rucker (@wesrucker247) October 5, 2015
Or as our friend Mike Gundy would put it:
Hey, Whatever Works
Houston is literally walking over SMU this week before the teams play this weekend:
Odds and Ends
The University of Colorado is hosting the GOP debate on October 28th, but students aren't welcome. Why? ... 10 Staggering Numbers from CFB's Week 5 ... USC AD Pat Haden wrote a classy letter to injured UCLA linebacker Myles Jack ... Top 10 coaching hot seats in power conferences ... Tennessee will wear some sick new "Smokey Grey" uniforms this weekend ... Ex-Michigan quarterback Russell Bellomy is transferring again, this time from UTSA ... Notre Dame and Navy will wear matching baselayers to honor rivalry and out of respect for each other ... Campuses debate rising demands for "comfort animals" ... This "This is SportsCenter" parody of using footage from Cal-Stanford Band Game is priceless.
Dude is a Beast
Cal quarterback Jared Goff set the school record for touchdown passes during their win over Washington State in Week 5. Here is every TD strike of his career:
Is your team underperforming? Tommy Callahan can brighten your week very quickly: