** Former Colorado coach Bill McCartney, 75, has Alzheimer’s. He coached the Buffaloes to their only national title in 1990 and was inducted into the College Hall of Fame in 2013.
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** Steve Spurrier, who won a Heisman in 1966 as a quarterback at Florida and coached the Gators to their first national championship thirty years later, is returning to the school as an ambassador and consultant for the whole athletic department.
** Spurrier, 71, said, “I will try my best to promote and assist in any way I can to help the Gators to continue to be one of the very best athletic programs in America.”
** He won six SEC championships at the Gainsville school where he is, unmistakably, a legend.