Chip Patterson

CBS Sports Writer /

Florida QB competition still unsettled: McElwain says three may play vs. Michigan

Jim McElwain won't rule out Luke Del Rio, Feleipe Franks or Malik Zaire as the starter

Two NC State players dismissed, three suspended after investigation into party

Five NC State freshman were punished team rules and code of conduct violations

Three things to know about Malik Rosier, Miami's new starting quarterback

Rosier will start for the Hurricanes in their opener against Bethune-Cookman

Georgia Tech to exchange Russell Athletic gear for Adidas starting in 2018

Georgia Tech has been with Russell Athletic since 1992

AP Top 25 poll: Alabama is preseason No. 1, Ohio State tops Florida State

The Crimson Tide start atop the AP Top 25 poll for the second straight season

2017 ACC season previews: What to know about each team in 140 characters or less

The champs defend without Watson, and Florida State's hopes are sky high

Kevin Sumlin 'proud' of Texas A&M for canceling white nationalist rally

Kevin Sumlin addressed Texas A&M's decision to cancel a rally scheduled for Sept. 11

2017 AAC season previews: What to know about each team in 140 characters or less

Expectations are high for Charlie Strong at South Florida, and Houston looks to take the next step

WATCH: Four Kansas players surprised with scholarships during Royals game

These Jayhawks got a tremendous surprise they weren't expecting

FAU's Lane Kiffin just landed another Power Five transfer, a West Virginia wideout

Jovon Durante announced on Twitter he's headed to FAU

College football conference power rankings and big games that will affect them

A look at the first conference power rankings of the 2017 college football season

WATCH: Texas walk-on gives heartfelt speech after magic trick scholarship

A magic trick turned into a scholarship surprise for this Texas lineman

Annoyed by Michigan's refusal to release a 2017 roster, media files FOIA request

Michigan's notorious secrecy is getting called out again

LSU star linebacker Arden Key not expected to play opener vs. BYU

Key was named a 2017 CBS Sports Preseason All-America selection this week

Candid Coaches: Stances vary slightly on punishing violence against women

Coaches agree action must be taken but disagree on whether a player should be dismissed immediately

Chip Patterson has spent his young career covering college sports from the Old North State. He's been writing and talking about football and basketball for CBS Sports since 2010. You may have heard him as host of SEC on CBS Podcast or as a guest radio host around the Raleigh-Durham area. A North Carolina graduate, Chip also helped found a local production company responsible for a number of programs, including the once-popular Bomani and Jones.