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How College Football's New Coaches Recruited in 2016

How did the new coaches perform on Signing Day?
How College Football's New Coaches Recruited in 2016

Recruiting is the basic blueprint for any college football program. Building a winner starts on the recruiting trail, and the data is there to back up just how important Signing Day is to all 128 teams.

College Football's Top 10 Impact True Freshmen for 2016

Which freshmen could have the biggest impact next fall?
College Football's Top 10 Impact True Freshmen for 2016

College football’s 2016 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Every FBS program inked recruits to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, which means coaching staffs should have a good snapshot of how their program looks for the upcoming season. With spring practice just around the corner, the focus around the nation now shifts to the 2016 season. 

College Football 2016 Team Recruiting Rankings

Which teams were the big winners on Signing Day?
College Football 2016 Team Recruiting Rankings

College football’s 2016 National Signing Day ended with a familiar face at the top of the team recruiting rankings: Alabama. The Crimson Tide claimed the recruiting national championship for the sixth consecutive season, slightly edging Florida State for the No. 1 spot in the consensus average from the four major services – 247Sports, Rivals, Scout and ESPN.

College Football's 2016 Recruiting All-Name Team

Athlon picks the best names from the 2016 recruiting class.
College Football's 2016 Recruiting All-Name Team

The first Wednesday in February is essentially Christmas for every college football head coach. After months of hard work on the recruiting trail, coaches will hit the offices bright and early on Wednesday for National Signing Day to welcome a new class full of freshmen and maybe a few junior college transfers to chase a national championship.
 

College Football's Pre-Spring 1-128 Starting Quarterback Rankings for 2016

Every FBS quarterback ranked prior to 2016 spring practice.
College Football's Pre-Spring 1-128 Starting Quarterback Rankings for 2016

Spring practice for nearly all 128 college football teams is slated to start in March, but it’s never too early to preview the quarterback position and how some of the new faces blend in with the returning stars. It’s no secret quarterback play is critical to the success of any program.

All-Time Super Bowl Team

Who is on Athlon's All-time Super Bowl Team as the big game prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary?
All-Time Super Bowl Team

There is no bigger stage in the NFL, or arguably sports in general, than the Super Bowl. As Super Sunday prepares for its 50th anniversary, there have been countless of Hall of Famers who have lived up to their legacy and reputation with the Lombardi Trophy on the line.

Who are the 10 Greatest Players Never to Play in a Super Bowl?

Barry Sanders is one of several Hall of Famers that never got a chance to play on Super Sunday
Who are the 10 Greatest Players Never to Play in a Super Bowl?

The Super Bowl may be the NFL’s biggest game, but only two teams get the opportunity to share this stage each season. Because of this, many of the game’s greatest players, including members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, were never given an opportunity to play for the Vince Lombardi Trophy.

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