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Virginia Tech WR Isaiah Ford Makes One-Handed TD Grab Against ECU

Ford is a promising freshman for VT.
Virginia Tech WR Isaiah Ford Makes One-Handed TD Grab Against ECU

Virginia Tech scored a surprise win over Ohio State in Week 2, but the Hokies fell victim an upset-minded East Carolina team in Week 3.

The Pirates won 28-21, but there were a few highlight plays for Virginia Tech, including receiver Isaiah Ford’s touchdown catch in the second half. Ford's catch was reviewed but the touchdown was upheld.

Check out Ford's nifty one-handed grab:
 

Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Goes Airborne for TD Against Wyoming

Mariota took to the air to score.
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Goes Airborne for TD Against Wyoming

Whether it’s by air or via the ground, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is one of the nation’s best. And on Saturday against Wyoming, Mariota made a highlight reel play by taking a rushing touchdown for a score.

Mariota didn’t find an open option on his passing reads and chose to take off on the ground. The junior needed some help to score, choosing to take to the air to reach the endzone.

Check out Mariota’s touchdown run:

 

 

Atlanta Falcons vs. Cincinnati Bengals Game Preview and Prediction

Andy Dalton and the Bengals aim to protect their home turf against the Falcons and move to 2-0 on the season
Atlanta Falcons vs. Cincinnati Bengals Game Preview and Prediction

Atlanta and Cincinnati, two teams riding the high of improbable Week 1 victories, will meet up in Paul Brown Stadium Sunday afternoon on CBS, and the winner will take an important early step toward playoff contention.

5 Running Backs to Replace Adrian Peterson in Week 2

The Vikings’ star running back has been deactivated for Sunday’s game due to a legal issue
5 Running Backs to Replace Adrian Peterson in Week 2

Minnesota Vikings’ All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson will not play Sunday against New England following an indictment from a Texas grand jury. Peterson has been indicted by a Montgomery County, Texas, grand jury on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child. A warrant has been issued for his arrest and he has been deactivated by the team, meaning he will not play in Sunday’s game.

 

Fantasy Football 2014 Running Back Rankings: Week 2

Le'Veon Bell got the job done both as a rusher (109 yards) and receiver (88) last week
Fantasy Football 2014 Running Back Rankings: Week 2

Adrian Peterson was handed a tasty matchup, which was why he was the easy choice for the top spot in Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Week 2 Running Back Rankings. However, Peterson was deactivated by Minnesota on Friday night after it was announced he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

The Chase: No going back from NASCAR’s new Pandora’s Box

Geoffrey Miller's five things to watch at Chicagoland Speedway
Each week, Geoffrey Miller's "Five Things to Watch" will help you catch up on the biggest stories on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' upcoming race weekend. This week, the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup kicks off — complete with a hokey shiny new format. Also, Matt Kenseth looks for a Chi-town repeat, Jimmie Johnson begins his quest for a seventh title in earnest and some movement in the Tony Stewart-Kevin Ward Jr. investigation highlight the storylines heading into the MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.

Each week, Geoffrey Miller's "Five Things to Watch" will help you catch up on the biggest stories on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' upcoming race weekend. This week, the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup kicks off — complete with a hokey shiny new format. Also, Matt Kenseth looks for a Chi-town repeat, Jimmie Johnson begins his quest for a seventh title in earnest and some movement in the Tony Stewart-Kevin Ward Jr. investigation highlight the storylines heading into the MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.

 

Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders Game Preview and Prediction

Old SWC rivals meet on Saturday.
Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders Game Preview and Prediction

Arkansas and Texas Tech aren’t ranked in this week’s latest top 25 poll, but the matchup between the Razorbacks and Red Raiders is certainly one of the most intriguing games of Week 3. This contest features an interesting contrast in styles, as Texas Tech will attempt to win this one through the air, while Arkansas plans to use its ground attack to control the clock and dominate the line of scrimmage.

UCLA Bruins vs. Texas Longhorns Game Preview and Prediction

Will UCLA's offense improve in Week 3?
UCLA Bruins vs. Texas Longhorns Game Preview and Prediction

UCLA and Texas meet in Arlington, Texas for a neutral site matchup that is one of the marquee games on college football’s Week 3 slate. While this game is big on name value, the actual on-field matchup has lost some of its luster. Texas is 1-1, but its depth chart has changed drastically due to suspensions and injuries since spring practice. While UCLA is off to a 2-0 start, the Bruins have not impressed.

Georgia Bulldogs vs. South Carolina Gamecocks Game Preview and Prediction

Which team takes control of the East?
Georgia Bulldogs vs. South Carolina Gamecocks Game Preview and Prediction

It’s only Week 3, but the race to win the SEC's East Division heats up on Saturday, as Georgia visits South Carolina in a key conference game. The Bulldogs impressed in their Week 1 victory over Clemson, while the Gamecocks lost 52-28 in their opener to Texas A&M.

Oklahoma Sooners vs. Tennessee Volunteers Game Preview and Prediction

Oklahoma is a heavy favorite over UT.
Oklahoma Sooners vs. Tennessee Volunteers Game Preview and Prediction

College football’s Week 3 slate is light on good matchups, but there’s some name value in the meeting between Tennessee and Oklahoma. Both programs won national championships during the BCS era, and there’s some extra appeal in this game due to Bob Stoops’ comments about the SEC last season.

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