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10 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in College Football for 2015

Who are the replacements for CFB's top players?
10 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in College Football for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college ranks for a quick fix, or they may feel comfortable with a replacement that’s been on the roster waiting for his turn to step into the starting lineup.

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Immaturity reigns supreme in Marshawn Lynch debate

Should he speak or should he not speak? That should be the question (but it isn't)
Immaturity reigns supreme in Marshawn Lynch debate

There seems to be no middle ground when it comes to Marshawn Lynch’s refusal to speak with the media.

 

One side of the debate is media members livid at the audacity of an athlete who makes a mockery of those covering him. It’s a cheap, pathetic stunt that reveals his character in a way that simply speaking to the media couldn’t even provide. It’s an unacceptable slap in the face.

 

We should boycott Skittles!

 

Wisconsin RB Dare Ogunbowale Makes the Most Amazing Field Goal You Will Ever See

Check out this trick shot field goal by Dare Ogunbowale.
Wisconsin RB Dare Ogunbowale Makes the Most Amazing Field Goal You Will Ever See

Wisconsin running back Dare Ogunbowale is slated to see an increase in rushing attempts with Melvin Gordon off to the NFL next season, but the Milwaukee native is grabbing attention this offseason for his kicking ability.

 

The Badgers already have a good kicker in Rafael Gaglianone, but Ogunbowale might be a serviceable option based upon this Instagram video, which features the running back kicking a spinning ball through the uprights.

Check out this awesome trick shot video from Ogunbowale:

 

15 Amazing Super Bowl XLIX Stats

A closer look at some of the statistics, numbers and figures to get you ready for Super Sunday
Super Bowl XLIX

It’s No. 1 vs. No. 1 when the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks conclude the 2014 NFL season in Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday. University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., will host a pair of 14-4 teams, as the Seahawks are looking for a second straight Lombardi Trophy and the tandem of Bill Belichick-Tom Brady are aiming for a fourth.

 

Recruiting Analysis: What was the Best QB Class Since 2002?

Athlon Sports looks back at the last 13 recruiting classes of signal-callers.
Recruiting Analysis: What was the best QB class of the modern era?

Not every recruiting class is created equal.

 

Depending on the state, region or position, each recruiting cycle offers different areas of strengths or weaknesses. A quick examination of the most important position on the field during the modern era of football recruiting (2002) makes this painfully obvious.

 

Every team needs a quality signal-caller to compete for championships but not every year can provide an answer under center. Here are the last 13 quarterback classes and how they stack up against one another:

 

5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Big Ten for 2015

An early look at the players filling big shoes in 2015.
5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Big Ten for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college ranks for a quick fix, or they may feel comfortable with a replacement that’s been on the roster waiting for his turn to step into the starting lineup.

Recruiting Analysis: Class of 2010 Re-Ranked

Athlon Sports re-ranks the Class of 2010 with some help from the experts.
Recruiting Analysis: Class of 2010 Re-Ranked

Recruiting, like the NFL Draft, is the lifeblood of the sport. But recruiting, just like the NFL Draft, is an inexact science. Five-star prospects have a significantly better shot at landing on All-American teams or getting drafted than two-star prospects. But busts and overlooked talents are a natural and inherent part of the process — just like the NFL Draft.

 

Where did the Seahawks and Patriots find their players for the Super Bowl XLIX rosters?

The Big Ten produced both quarterbacks and the most players
Where did the Seahawks and Patriots find their players for the Super Bowl XLIX rosters?

The popular trend of the football offseason will be the rebound of the Big Ten.

 

Ohio State won the national championship, and Jim Harbaugh is bringing hope to Michigan. Penn State is on the rise, and Michigan State and Wisconsin hope to maintain stability.

 

Here’s another one to add to the Big Ten’s brag sheet: No matter what, the Big Ten will have a Super Bowl-winning quarterback for the second consecutive season.

 

5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Pac-12 for 2015

An early look at the players filling big shoes in 2015.
5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Pac-12 for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college ranks for a quick fix, or they may feel comfortable with a replacement that’s been on the roster waiting for his turn to step into the starting lineup.

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