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Has TCU Done Enough to Clinch Playoff Bid?

Horned Frogs rout Iowa State, now keeps close eye on Baylor
Has TCU Done Enough to Clinch Playoff Bid?

With a 55-3 win over Iowa State, TCU didn’t give the College Football Playoff selection committee any reason to drop the Horned Frogs out of the top four.

Now, the Horned Frogs will wait to find out of that’s enough.

TCU entered the week ranked No. 3 in the selection committee rankings. In theory, a rout of Iowa State, a team that finished winless in conference play, should keep TCU in a playoff scenario.

Yet TCU knows it won’t have the last word.

Florida's Hire of Coach Jim McElwain Unspectacular...

...but Exactly What Gators Need
Florida's Hire of Jim McElwain is Unspectacular, but Exactly What Florida Needs

Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley moved quickly in replacing the fired Will Muschamp, as the Gators announced Jim McElwain as the team’s new coach on Thursday. The Florida’s coaching search was an interesting exploration into hiring a coach, as the program was very public with its pursuit of McElwain and the negotiations for a hefty buyout with Colorado State. 

 

Mountain West Championship Preview and Prediction: Boise State vs. Fresno State

The Broncos have a lot at stake on Saturday night.
Mountain West Championship Preview and Prediction: Boise State vs. Fresno State 2014

Boise State and Fresno State close out the 2014 regular season with a showdown on the blue turf in the Mountain West Conference championship game. With a win over the Bulldogs, the Broncos are expected to clinch a spot in one of college football’s premier bowl games as the top team from the Group of 5 conferences.

Nebraska Makes Surprising Hire with Coach Mike Riley

Riley replaces Bo Pelini in Lincoln.
Mike Riley's Hire at Nebraska Comes as a Surprise, Yet Makes Perfect Sense

Nebraska didn’t waste time in finding its next coach, as less than a week after Bo Pelini was fired, athletic director Shawn Eichorst has hired Mike Riley from Oregon State.

Not only was Eichorst’s hire quick, but Riley’s move from Oregon State to Nebraska comes as a major surprise. Riley had a long-term contract with the Beavers and was 93-80 during his tenure in Corvallis.

 

Betting Against the Spread: College Football Championship Weekend Picks

Each week, Braden Gall offers his top picks of the week.
Betting Against the Spread: College Football Championship Weekend Picks 2014

It's the final weekend of the regular season and I'm not going to lie to you. I don't feel good about it. 

 

I pick all of the championship games every season against the spread and will do the same again. (But am only going to count it towards my record if I do well.)

 

Listed below is every championship game prediction and the big one in the Big 12 as well. Enjoy!

 

College Fantasy Football: Week 15 Fantasy Value Plays

Which players are the best for daily fantasy leagues?
College Fantasy Football: Week 15 Fantasy Value Plays

DraftKings has released their Daily Fantasy college football salaries for the week, and the experts at CollegeFootballGeek.com have hunkered down and scoured all of the data to find the best Value Plays on the docket. 

10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Mike Riley at Oregon State

Who will the Beavers hire to replace Riley?
10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Mike Riley at Oregon State

Mike Riley departed Oregon State for Nebraska on Thursday, leaving the Beavers looking for a new head coach for the first time since the end of the 2002 season. Oregon State is one of the toughest jobs in the Pac-12, so finding a coach that can win at a high level won’t be easy for athletic director Bob De Carolis.

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