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Predictions for Every College Football 2016-2017 Bowl Game

Predictions and picks for all 41 postseason games.
Predictions for Every College Football 2016-2017 Bowl Game

College football’s bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 17 and continues until the national championship in Tampa, Fla. on Jan. 9. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 17, four writers for Athlon Sports share predictions for every bowl.

 

SEC 2016 Season Awards and All-Conference Team

Athlon hands out its awards from the 2016 season.
SEC 2016 Season Awards and All-Conference Team

The 2016 season was an interesting year for the SEC. Alabama enters the College Football Playoff as the No. 1 overall team but every team in the SEC outside of the Crimson Tide had at least four losses.

 

Louisville QB Lamar Jackson Wins 2016 Heisman Trophy

Jackson is Louisville's first Heisman winner.
Louisville QB Lamar Jackson Wins 2016 Heisman Trophy

Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson capped a dynamic sophomore season by winning the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night. Jackson is the first Heisman winner to play at Louisville and is the sixth quarterback to claim the award over the last seven years.

 

BYU Cougars 2016 Team Awards

It has been a record-setting senior season for BYU running back Jamaal Williams
BYU Cougars 2016 Team Awards

BYU head coach Kalani Sitake inherited a successful program after being hired to replace Bronco Mendenhall, who took the Cougars to 11 consecutive bowl games.

 

SEC All-Freshman Team for 2016

Awarding the SEC's top freshmen of 2016.
SEC All-Freshman Team for 2016

The SEC’s 2016 regular season featured several freshmen making an impact for all 14 teams in a variety of roles. Whether it was Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts guiding the offense by averaging 264.1 total yards per game, or Kentucky's Benny Snell forming one of the league's top backfields with Boom Williams, there was no shortage of talent in the freshmen ranks.

Week 14 2016 NFL Picks: Challenge Athlon Sports Experts!

Think you can beat our writers and editors? Put your picks to the test
Week 14 2016 NFL Picks: Challenge Athlon Sports Experts!

The NFL season is into its final month, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day.

 

The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era gives you the chance to compete with your friends and our experts each week.

 

20 Players on the Rise Entering College Football's 2016-17 Bowl Season

Here are 20 rising stars to watch during the bowl season.
20 Players on the Rise Entering College Football's 2016-17 Bowl Season

Breakout players or the emergence of new stars is an annual tradition for all 128 college football teams. However, with the focus shifting to the bowl season, it’s never too early to think about players that could use the postseason as a springboard to an even bigger 2017 campaign.

College Football Podcast: Final Weekend Review

Don't overlook Clemson when filling out your Playoff bracket.
College Football Podcast: Final Weekend Review

Athlon Sports recaps Championship Week and breaks down the final Playoff rankings. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!

 

- Alabama is boring and Clemson is really good. In fact, the Tigers might be the best team in the nation not named Alabama.

 

Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway “Throw-off” Has Become a Traveshamockery

When you start throwing footballs with two hands, you've gone too far
Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway “Throw-off” Has Become a Traveshamockery

The Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway — in which students compete against each other by throwing footballs through giant, inflatable Dr. Pepper cans — has provided some of the greatest moments of championship weekend over the years, such as Ivon “Dr. Pepper is the seriously the best thing to ever happen to me!” Padilla-Rodriguez in 2011.

 

Ranking All 40 College Football Bowls for 2016: From Must-See to Must-Miss

Athlon ranks the bowl games from No. 1-40.
Ranking All 40 College Football Bowls for 2016: From Must-See to Must-Miss

College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2016-17 bowl season are set. The bowl slate features 40 matchups and the national championship game to be played on Jan. 9 in Tampa, Fla. The postseason action starts on Dec.

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