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College Football's Top 30 RB Units for 2014

Alabama ranks as the No. 1 RB unit.
College Football's Top 30 RB Units for 2014

The running back position is full of talent for 2014, headlined by Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon, Georgia’s Todd Gurley and Nebraska’s Ameer Abdullah. And talented rushers like South Carolina’s Mike Davis, Alabama’s T.J. Yeldon and Miami’s Duke Johnson aren’t far behind.

 

The Big 12's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2014

Who are the top contenders for Freshman of the Year in the Big 12?
The Big 12's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2014

The beauty of college football lies in its unpredictability and volatility.

 

Roster turnover is largely responsible for the tremendous amount of variability from year to year within the sport. Key graduations, early entries into the NFL Draft, dismissals and a massive influx of tomorrow's stars in the form of bright-eyed freshmen create more personnel turnover in college football than any other major sport in the country.

 

Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast: Official 2014 Predictions

The guys make all of their official predictions for 2014.
Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast: Official 2014 Predictions

The 2014 season is upon us and the guys make all of their official predictions for each of the Big 5 conferences as well as who will win the first College Football Playoff.

 

Kansas Unveils Bizarre Red Alternate Jersey

The Jayhawks have new alternates for 2014.
Kansas Unveils Bizarre Red Alternate Jersey

It’s official: Kansas takes the prize for the nation’s most interesting alternate uniform for 2014.

The Jayhawks unveiled a new red alternate jersey for 2014 on Tuesday, which is certainly a switch from the team’s usual blue or white jerseys.

The helmet features a large Jayhawk logo, along with logos on the sleeves of the jersey.

Check out Kansas’ new red alternate jerseys:

The Top 10 Most Underrated College Football QBs in 2014

USC could have one of the most underrated passing attacks this fall.
The Top 10 Most Underrated College Football Quarterbacks in 2014

Do most SEC fans know who Taylor Kelly is? That he is the only other player in the nation other than the great Johnny Manziel to throw for at least 3,000 yards and rush for at least 500 in each of the last two seasons?

 

Because if not, they should. Which is why Kelly is ranked by Athlon Sports as the No. 8 quarterback in college football heading into the 2014 campaign.

 

College Football's Top Transfers to Watch in 2014

Wes Lunt highlights a deep QB transfer group.
College Football's Top Transfers to Watch in 2014

Free agency isn’t an option in college football, but player movement is still a big part of every offseason. The transaction wire was busy over the last year with several players changing homes for the 2014 campaign.

Several quarterbacks changed addresses for 2014, including graduate transfers Michael Brewer (Virginia Tech), Jacob Coker (Alabama), Jake Heaps (Miami), Matt Joeckel (TCU) and Stephen Rivers (Vanderbilt).

Ranking College Football's Best and Worst Logos in 2014

What is the nation's best football logo? The worst?
Ranking College Football's Best and Worst Logos in 2014

Official school logos have been and will always be the simplest and most important way for a college program to classify and separate itself from its peers. Some change dramatically over time while others are literally set in stone for decades. Some are edgy, exciting and extremely busy while others are clean, classic and simple.

 

Every college football program in the nation has an official logo and the goal is to be the most recognizable brand in the nation.

 

Examining the Biggest Concerns for College Football's Playoff Contenders

Are there any holes in FSU's roster?
Examining the Biggest Concerns for College Football's Playoff Contenders

College football’s new four-team playoff has added extra intrigue to the upcoming season.

No one knows exactly how this year will play out and what the committee will value when it comes to evaluating and ranking the teams. However, with four teams getting a chance to play for the national championship, the margin of error has slightly increased.

College Football's Top 10 Dark Horse National Title Contenders for 2014

Can Clemson contend for a national title?
College Football's Top 10 Dark Horse National Title Contenders for 2014

Predicting college football's national champion is never an easy task. In addition to combing through schedules, returning starters, players lost and statistics, there are several factors impossible to account for. Injuries and luck will have a major impact on the 2014 season - and neither can be projected.

 

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