Dennis Dodd

CBS Sports Senior Writer /

Candid Coaches: Cheating like Wakeyleaks happens often in college football

Wakeyleaks appeared to be a one-off incident, but it goes down more often than you might think

Second Chance U: Lane Kiffin explains his risky roster churn at Florida Atlantic

Kiffin's Owls have added myriad troubled players since he took over in Boca Raton

Kent State strength coach in charge during player death defends himself

Ross Bowsher claims KSU was well aware of his certification status during his employment

U.S. Senators ask NCAA to develop a 'uniform policy' on sexual assault

A letter indicated that there is a growing awareness of the persistent problem in college athletics

Candid Coaches: Getting real on marijuana legalization, testing in college football

Should college football players still be tested and punished for using marijuana?

Kent State fires strength coach in charge during death for falsifying certification

The university found that Ross Bowsher 'provided false information about his certification'

Inside College Football: Why the hype for Notre Dame is dead before the season

Plus, can anyone else see Mike Leach as a perfect fit in Oxford?

Second chances in the Sunshine State: Coaches look to reboot careers in Florida

Four coaches with immense pedigrees look to sunny Florida for rejuvenation, not retirement

Candid Coaches: Truth on whether players deserve money beyond cost of attendance

Coaches say publicly players should get all the money they can, but do they really believe it?

Sam Darnold's star shines bright as pressure, expectations mount at USC

The NFL is already calling for the Trojans' QB, and the Heisman committee is watching, too

Kent State cannot produce certification for strength coach in charge during death

Ross Bowsher is the head of the Golden Flashes' strength staff but does not appear to be certified

Candid Coaches: Revealing how many teams cheat, commit major violations

Are major NCAA violations just accidents or do programs know exactly what they're doing?

Inside College Football: The season of 'more' and why preseason polls do matter

Dennis Dodd takes a look under the hood of college football one month out from the 2017 season

Fifteen realistic candidates to replace Hugh Freeze at Ole Miss in 2018

A number of current head coaches on the hot seat could find a soft landing spot in Oxford

San Diego State football, despite its success, might be homeless in two years

With the Chargers moving to Los Angeles, the Aztecs now need to find a new home -- fast

Dennis Dodd has covered college football for CBS Sports since it was CBS SportsLine in 1998. He is one of only seven media members to attend all 16 BCS title games and has chronicled conference realignment as well as the start of the College Football Playoff. He's dabbled in NFL, MLB and NHL and believes the College World Series is severely underappreciated. A Missouri grad and former award-winning FWAA president, he previously worked for numerous outlets including The National and the Kansas City Star.