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College Football's Most Improved Teams for 2015

Which teams are poised to improve?
College Football's Most Improved Teams for 2015

The overall unpredictability of a college football season is one of the main reasons to tune in each Saturday during the fall. While preseason predictions and rankings are often accurate and correctly project the amount of wins for specific teams, each season always brings a surprise or two in the top 25.

 

College Football 2015 All-America Team

Athlon picks the best players for 2015.
College Football 2015 All-America Team

The 2015 college football season is just around the corner, and it’s time to honor the best of the best for the upcoming year. Several of the nation’s top players from 2014 are in the NFL ranks, but there’s no shortage of talent returning to the FBS level.

 

10 Position Groups Under Pressure in the Big 12 for 2015

Which position groups are on the hot seat?
10 Position Groups Under Pressure in the Big 12 for 2015

The terms “on the hot seat” or “under pressure” usually apply to quarterbacks and head coaches. After all, there’s an enormous amount of pressure on quarterbacks and coaches for any college football team.

College Football's Top Transfers to Watch in 2015

Athlon previews the top transfers for 2015.
College Football's Top Transfers to Watch in 2015

Transfers are a huge part of any college football season. Whether it’s a graduate transfer eligible right away or a player that sat out the previous year due to NCAA rules, impact players are available in the transfer ranks every year.

 

College Football's Top 20 Running Back Tandems for 2015

Arkansas ranks No. 1 in RB duos.
College Football's Top 20 Running Back Tandems for 2015

Having two running backs is almost essential for every college football team. While some teams have workhorse options that can handle 275 or 300 carries, most programs want to have at least two (and sometimes three) running backs to split up the workload.

Big 12 College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

What if Big 12 teams were Rock and Roll bands?
Big 12 College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

Music, like sports, sparks debate, creates discussion and can even lead to heated disagreements.

 

But both are unquestionably a huge part of American culture. So Athlon Sports has decided to combine two of our favorite things — rock and roll with college football.

 

What if our favorite football programs were rock and roll bands? Every Power 5 team will be represented, so if you don’t see your favorite band or school here, keep your eyes peeled.
 

15 World Cities That Need to Host a College Football Game

Let's take college football around the world.
15 World Cities That Need to Host a College Football Game

Baylor’s non-conference scheduling has been criticized frequently over the last few years. But the Bears are doing their best to upgrade the schedule and are on talks to appear in Australia (Sydney or Melbourne) against a Pac-12 opponent to open the 2016 season.

 

So that news got us thinking. What overseas cities need to have a college football game for an opener?

 

Here are a few cities or foreign destinations we think need to host a college football game in the future: 

 

College Football's Impact Quarterback Transfers for 2015

Which transfer QBs will have the most impact?
College Football's Impact Quarterback Transfers for 2015

Finding a dependable and productive starting quarterback is a huge challenge for all 128 college football coaches each season. While recruiting and developing a player is the easiest and preferred route, sometimes that plan doesn’t work.

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