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TCU football ready for 2016 season after 'tough' spring

FORT WORTH, Texas -- The first thing TCU coach Gary Patterson told his team this offseason was to remember the 4-8 record from two seasons ago and not act like the team that was the Big 12 co-champion with 12...

Football. Friday Night Under The Lights

The defending Big 12 champion TCU football team will close spring practice Friday at 7 p.m. "Under the Lights" in Amon G. Carter Stadium. Admission is free.

TCU's Gary Patterson on missing College Football Playoff: 'Conference championship games shouldn't have mattered.'

It took a couple months, but the Horned Frogs head coach had a lot to say about how TCU getting left out. The first season of the College Football Playoff was considered by a lot of people to be a great success. It wasn't perfect, though, just as no method of selecting a national champion for college football really can be. The TCU Horned Frogs and Baylor Bears both can feel reasonably aggrieved ...

Gary Patterson Criticizes College Football Playoff Committee for Leaving out TCU

It took until April, but TCU coach Gary Patterson has finally broken his silence when it comes to being left out of the initial College Football Playoff.     Dennis Dodd of CBSSports.com noted that the Horned Frogs' leader spoke to a small group of reporters and was critical of dropping from No. 3 to No. 6 in the final rankings despite beating Iowa State 55-3 in his team’s last regular-season ...

TCU's Patterson critical of Selection Committee

TCU's Patterson critical of Selection Committee

Gary Patterson knocks CFP committee for leaving out TCU

Patterson's comments were the most pointed anyone from TCU has been towards the selection committee.

A rules change could allow the 10-team Big 12 to play a championship game

The Big 12 is taking action after Baylor and TCU were left out of the College Football Playoff last year. The Big 12 and ACC have partnered to draw up legislation that would change NCAA rules on how conference champions can be determined,  according to Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports . The ACC is apparently  eyeing a three-division format , but for the Big 12, the new rules would allow the conference ...

Big 12 could hold football championship game by 2016 if NCAA deregulates 12-team rule, as expected

New rule also would eliminate round-robin requirement, a change that was sought by the ACC.

Conference title game restrictions lifted by '16

Conference title game restrictions lifted by '16

Do High-Tempo Offenses Equal More Wins in College Football?

Football is a game of advantages. It doesn't matter if you're a college football blue blood like Alabama or a smaller program trying to win at the Division I level like Western Kentucky. No one just lines up and plays. And if they tell you that, they're lying. If you believe it, you're gullible. Everyone does something to try to get ahead.  One of the more common advantages a team can employ is ...