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College Football's Top 50 Breakout Players for 2015

Who are the new stars of college football?
College Football's Top 50 Breakout Players for 2015

Projecting college football’s breakout players for any given season is no easy assignment. After all, each person has a different take on what a “breakout player” is, and college football is always home to several new faces throughout the season.

Outrageous College Football Predictions for the 2015 Season

The odds of any of these things happening are low, but they're all possible nonetheless.
Outrageous College Football Predictions for the 2015 Season

Well here we are. Only a couple of days stand between us and the 2015 college football season. It's been, as always, a long offseason filled with anxiety and anticipation. And now its here.

 

The Pac-12's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2015

An influx of youthful talent promises to make a splash in the Pac-12 this season.
The Pac-12's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2015

Aaliyah sang, "Age Ain't Nothing But A Number." The title track off the late R&B singer's debut album may have been released in 1994, well before any of the Pac-12's freshman class were born, but it's a sentiment the group's standouts will prove.

Ranking the Toughest Games on Utah's College Football Schedule in 2015

Devontae Booker and the Utes must navigate a challenging schedule in hopes of staying relevant in the Pac-12 South Division race
Ranking the Toughest Games on Utah's College Football Schedule in 2015

Building a winning program in the Pac-12 South is not an easy task. Utah finally figured out the formula for doing it a year ago.

College Football's Tournament of Bragging Rights

There are a number of ways to settle water cooler arguments. I tried one.
College Football's Tournament of Bragging Rights

I spend a lot of time perusing college football message boards and fan groups, usually trying to get a read on how each fan base views its team's chances in the upcoming season. Additionally, I notice plenty of trash talk going on between fans of different teams — which isn't surprising.

College Football's Top 35 Running Back Units for 2015

Which teams have the best RB groups in 2015?
College Football's Top 35 Running Back Units for 2015

While every college football team would prefer to have an established, superstar No. 1 running back, using a committee of options is the preferred approach to save wear and tear on the starter. Some teams prefer to split the carry workload close to a 50-50 split or use certain players in situational roles.

College Football 2015 Conference, Playoff and National Championship Predictions

Athlon's staff picks the 2015 college football season.
College Football 2015 Conference and National Title Predictions

The start of college football’s 2015 season is less than 10 days away. The 2015 season officially begins on Thursday, Sept. 3 and ends on Jan. 11 with the national championship in Glendale, Ariz. The first season of the College Football Playoff was a huge success and the second year should have just as much intrigue.

 

The Pac-12's Top 15 Must-See Games of 2015

The West is wild in what promises to be a competitive and exciting season.
The Pac-12's Top 15 Must-See Games of 2015

Welcome to the Wild West. Two straight seasons in which half of the Pac-12 Conference’s members finished ranked in the final Associated Press Top 25 commanded national attention and respect. This year, the Pac-12 opens with six of its 12 programs ranked in AP’s preseason poll.

 

College Football's Top 30 Defensive Backfields for 2015

Which team has the best secondary?
College Football's Top 30 Defensive Backfields for 2015

Finding and evaluating cornerbacks and safeties is one of the most difficult jobs for any college football coaching staff. Competition level and a variety of offenses in high school create a several obstacles in player evaluation. But for some programs, finding the next stars at defensive back is an easy task.

College Football's Top 35 Wide Receiver Groups for 2015

Which teams have the best group of receivers?
College Football's Top 35 Wide Receiver Groups for 2015

While offensive and defensive lines are arguably more important to the success of any college football team, it’s the skill talent – running backs or receivers – and quarterbacks that generate most of the preseason attention.

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