Hue Jackson, who was fired by the Cleveland Browns in 2018 and also served as head coach of the NFL's Raiders, has been hired by Grambling State to lead its football program, it was announced Friday.
— Draylen Ellis passed for two touchdowns, ran for another and Austin Peay blanked Tennessee State 36-7 on Saturday.
- Hue Jackson hired as head coach at Grambling
- George calls coaching Tenn. St. 'duty of service'
- Sources: Titans great George to coach Tenn. St.
- Longtime HBCU game canceled over coronavirus
He's adjusting and knows his experience is helping head coach Eddie George, players and coaches
— Geremy Hickbottom threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Tennessee State gave coach Eddie George his first victory, defeating Division II-member Kentucky State 41-7 on Saturday.
As the college football season kicks off Saturday with Alcorn State vs. North Carolina Central in the MEAC/SWAC Challenge in Atlanta, Bill Connelly ranks the best HBCU teams in history.
Former Titans RB and new Tennessee State Head Coach joins the show to talk about how he ended up with the job, and what it means to coach at an HBCU. Doug Glanville talks about the importance of Jackie Robinson Day. Plus, Caller Roulette!
Former Titans great Eddie George was officially named head coach at Tennessee State on Tuesday. "Coaching is a full commitment, a duty of service," George said.
Gentry Estes of The Tennessean joins Paul to talk about Eddie George taking the Tennessee State Football Head Coaching job. Also, Paul talks to callers about many different issues surrounding college sports.
Tennessee State is hiring Eddie George to be the Tigers' new football coach, sources told ESPN's Adam Rittenberg. George starred at running back for the Tennessee Titans.
North Dakota State looks to bounce back after a baffling blowout loss, Deion Sanders and Jackson State face the first test of the season, and newly anointed No. 1 James Madison has a chance to prove its ranking.
— Brian Snead set an FCS record for yards in a quarter when he rushed for three long touchdowns to jumpstart Austin Peay to a 27-20 win on Sunday.
Jackson State and Tennessee State were scheduled to play in the 31st Southern Heritage Classic on Sept. 12, but the game has been canceled. It is believed to be the first college football game canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Tarvaris Jackson, who spent 10 years in the NFL as a quarterback with the Vikings and Seahawks, died in a car crash on Sunday night.
Mikki Allen, who was serving as Tennessee's assistant athletic director, will be the new athletic director at Tennessee State.
Chris Rowland had 148 receiving yards and a touchdown on 12 receptions and Tennessee State rallied to shock Tennessee Tech 37-27 on Saturday.
John Bachus III threw for three touchdowns and UT Martin rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Tennessee State 28-17 on Saturday as the Skyhawks completed their Ohio Valley Conference schedule with a win.
Harry Woodbery threw three touchdowns passes, Darshon McCullough rushed for 155 yards and a score and Jaelin Benefield ran for 105 yards and two TDs as Eastern Illinois scored the final 21 points to notch its first victory of the season, beating...
Geno Hess ran for 156 yards and two scores and Daniel Santacaterina passed for 271 yards and another touchdown as Southeast Missouri State dominated Tennessee State 32-13 Saturday to remain in the hunt for the Ohio Valley Conference championship.
Cameron Rosendahl threw two second-half touchdown passes to Steven Newbold as Tennessee State scored the final 17 points and the Tigers beat Austin Peay 26-24 on Saturday to snap a six-game skid.
Preston Rice threw for 271 yards and three touchdown passes to lead Murray State to a 31-17 victory over Tennessee State on Saturday.
Zerrick Cooper threw three touchdown passes and Jacksonville State rallied to beat Tennessee State, 31-23 in an Ohio Valley Conference contest Saturday night.
Daryl McCleskey Jr. ran for 202 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and Eastern Kentucky rolled to a 42-16 victory over Tennessee State on Saturday night in an Ohio Valley Conference opener.
No true freshmen have stood out like Trevor Lawrence did in 2018, but this year's class has been impressive all over the field.