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Predictions for Every College Football 2015-2016 Bowl Game

Predictions and picks for all 41 postseason games.
Predictions for Every College Football 2015-2016 Bowl Game

College football’s bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41 postseason matchups. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 19, Athlon’s editors are here with predictions for every bowl.

 

Fan Follows Up On Promise, Gets Dabo Swinney Tattoo

Nailed it.

College football fans are truly the best. They live and die with their teams. 

 

A reddit user said months ago he would get a Dabo Swinney tattoo if his beloved Tigers made the College Football Playoff. The time came and this guy followed up on his promise. Keep in mind that depicting someone's face through a tattoo is extremely difficult.

 

ACC 2015 Season Awards and All-Conference Team

Athlon hands out its awards from the 2015 season.
ACC 2015 Season Awards and All-Conference Team

For the second year in a row, a team from the ACC earned a spot in the College Football Playoff. Clemson matched Florida State’s run from 2014, finishing the regular season with a 13-0 mark, an ACC Championship and a spot among the top four in the playoff.

Why Deshaun Watson Should Win the Heisman Trophy in 2015

The only quarterback who is a finalist, Watson's impressive performance as the leader of the nation's No. 1 team gives him a strong case for taking home the stiff-armed trophy
Why Deshaun Watson Should Win the Heisman Trophy in 2015

At this time last year, Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson’s season was over. He showed incredible toughness by playing through a torn ACL in the Tigers' 35-17 victory over South Carolina.

College Football Bowl Schedule: Matchups, TV Times, Locations for All Games

Start times, matchup and television channels for all 41 games.
College Football Bowl Schedule: Matchups, TV Times, Locations for all Games

The schedule for college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is finalized. The postseason is bigger and better than ever with 41 overall games, including the two playoff matchups – Orange and Cotton on Dec. 31 – with the national championship slated for Jan. 11 in Glendale, Ariz. The bowl season kicks off with five games on Dec. 19 and continues with 12 matchups before Christmas. The post-Christmas slate features six contests on Dec.

2015 Heisman Trophy: How the Ballot Should Read

Keenan Reynolds wouldn't have won, but the record-breaking Navy quarterback probably should have been invited to the Heisman Trophy ceremony
2015 Heisman Trophy: How the Ballot Should Read

Remember when the Heisman Trophy was LSU running back Leonard Fournette’s to lose? Today he finds himself left out of the field that was whittled down to three Monday and many fans/analysts think they know the winner already. But do they and should they? Here’s how a true Heisman ballot should read:

 

College Football Playoff: What Would a 16-team Bracket Look Like in 2015?

A 16-team playoff would still be smaller than the FCS, Division II and III tournaments.
College Football Playoff: What Would a 16-team Bracket Look Like in 2015?

For the second consecutive season, it looks as if the College Football Playoff committee has done a fine job of sending four deserving teams to the tournament that will decide the national champion. Also for the second consecutive season, it appears as though at least one team that could have won it all was left out.

 

10 College Football Coaching Hires That Shocked Fans

These hires - good or bad - came as a surprise.
10 College Football Coaching Hires That Shocked Fans

It’s rare to see a college football coach hire catch the media by surprise. In most coaching searches, the names and interest level between the candidates and the programs are known and rumored about until the job is filled.

 

Ranking College Football Conferences After November

AthlonSports.com contributor John La Fleur applies his own objective formula to rank how the conferences stack up against each other now that conference champions have been crowned
Ranking College Football Conferences After November

Conference champions have been decided, the College Football Playoff is set and the 2015 bowl season will kick off with five games on Dec. 19.

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