Family, Football, and Chasing Career Happiness – An Interview With ESPN’s Samantha Ponder

This week I got the chance to join a small panel and interview ESPN’s Samantha Ponder. As the female face of College Gameday, it’s her unique combination of girl-next-door likability and a steely grasp of x’s and o’s that has quickly plucked

Football Friday: Gators, Noles and Tigers, Oh My!

A roundup of my pieces for this week. Who are your picks to win in Week 5? 5 Things the Florida Gators Will Have to Do to Beat #3 Ole Miss The #3-ranked Ole Miss Rebels and the #35-ranked

Talking College Football: 3 Teams Who NEED to Win in 2015

3 College Football Teams Who NEED to Win in 2015

Had a great time chatting with Mark Rogers about the upcoming college football season. Which fan bases are starting to get antsy for wins? Which coaches could find themselves on the hot seat in 2016 if they don’t make strides

Hotty Toddy, It’s a Party! A “Bow Tie” Breakfast for Ole Miss vs. Alabama

There are few things I love like Saturday mornings during college football season. Most weekends my entire family gets together, and I watch ESPN’s College Gameday with my parents, brother, and my sister, her hubby and my adorable nieces. We

Football Friday: Can the Crimson Tide Drown Out the Florida Gators?

Week Four of the 2014 college football season brings together two SEC teams with a lot to prove to their respective fan bases: the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Florida Gators. Four of the last five times the two teams

Welcome to the Thursday Night Jungle: the Auburn Tigers vs. the K-State Wildcats

It’s time for some Thursday night football, y’all! The Auburn Tigers are traveling to Manhattan, Kansas to face off with the Kansas State Wildcats. Auburn is the favorite to win, but Kansas State and quarterback Jake Waters bring some really

Football Friday: “It Takes Two, Baby! Alabama’s Quarterback Quandry”

There is still an ongoing quarterback battle waging in Tuscaloosa, despite the Alabama Crimson Tide barely squeezing by the Virginia Cavaliers on college football’s opening Saturday. Alabama never managed to lead by more than ten points, and for just a

“Want It Wednesday”: Seriously Delish, PLUS 200 Party Food Ideas

I follow the best food blog. Seriously. This girl loves to eat and creates completely brazen, unstuffy, food-lover recipes—including amazing tailgate and party food ideas. And yesterday, she released her first cookbook. Seriously Delish.  I mean, look at that. Homegirl likes

The Dadgum Debutante Does Dallas: A Peek Inside My Suitcase

Hello friends and fans! College football season is officially back! I was in Dallas at Cowboys Stadium for the FSU vs. Oklahoma State game, and I was asked by to do a post about what I was planning to

Football Friday: An FSU Preview

Less than one week until the 2014 college football season begins! That means it’s time to talk a little football—in this case, a little FSU football, with a preview of the #1-preseason ranked Florida State Seminoles. The Noles are coming