John Brantley and Garrett Gilbert are replacing legends. Jim Delany and Mike Slive lead major conferences. Ryan Williams and Darren Evans share carries. Who would you rather be?
The Big East released its home-and-away football schedules for next season on Tuesday, and most notably, the league has departing members Rutgers and Louisville taking trips to play at Boise State.
Because the Big East was indeed a sinking ship in desperate need of a life preserver, it had to trade in the Backyard Brawl for some Red-Eye Rivalry. Simply put, these moves are more of a stopgap measure and less of a stabilizing force.
Boise State president Bob Kustra said Saturday that his school has not received an invitation from the Big East but is considering all its conference options.