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Ranking the ACC's Best and Worst College Football Logos in 2015

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 5 months ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping produce some of the best-looking magazines on the newsstands, graphic designer Daly Cantrell. Here is what she had to say about the ACC's...

Ranking the Toughest Games on NC State's College Football Schedule in 2015

By Antwan Staley, 1 year 5 months ago
NC State had a bit of a surprising 2014 season. The Wolfpack went from three wins in 2013 to eight and a St. Petersburg Bowl victory over UCF in head coach Dave Doeren’s second season. This season, not a lot of experts are giving NC State much of a chance to win the ACC Atlantic Division. In the ACC preseason media poll, the Wolfpack were picked to finish fourth in the division behind...

Ranking the Toughest Games on Pittsburgh's College Football Schedule in 2015

By Marky Billson, 1 year 5 months ago
There is good news surrounding the University of Pittsburgh's 2015 schedule; there really isn't an unwinnable game on the slate. The bad news is the Panthers have lost to every single team on their schedule at one point or another, including Youngstown State and Akron. Such is the inconsistency that haunts fans of the Pitt Panthers. New head coach Pat Narduzzi helped turn...

Miami Hurricanes Ready to Turn to Talented Trio to Fill Duke Johnson's Shoes in 2015

By Antwan Staley, 1 year 5 months ago
The last three seasons, there has been no question who the starting running back for the Miami Hurricanes would be. Duke Johnson rushed for a school-record 3,519 rushing yards and 26 touchdowns before departing for the NFL. Instead of trying to replace Johnson with just one running back, the Hurricanes are expected to use a committee of ball carriers, including Joseph Yearby, Gus Edwards...

Ranking the Toughest Games on Virginia Tech's College Football Schedule in 2015

By Jon Kinne, 1 year 5 months ago
Predicting the ACC Coastal Division is a total crapshoot this season. While the teams, including Virginia Tech, may have different strengths and weaknesses, they all seem to have an equal amount of talent. Related: Virginia Tech 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles To WatchRanking the difficulty of games on a Coastal Division team’s schedule is equally as...

The ACC's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2015

By Jon Kinne, 1 year 5 months ago
At schools like Florida State and Clemson, four- and five-star recruits waltz onto campus every year. This year’s superstar-in-waiting is competing with last year’s hotshot, who has spent a full year in the system and in the strength and conditioning program. It gives those with multiple years on campus the upper hand in the quest for playing time. But the two ACC powers had a...

Ranking the Toughest Games on Miami's College Football Schedule in 2015

By Antwan Staley, 1 year 5 months ago
After a disappointing 6-7 season, the Miami Hurricanes have made their 2015 goal clear, which is to play in the school’s first ACC Championship Game. In the 11 years since joining the conference, the team has averaged 4.2 wins a season in ACC play. Related: Miami 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch If quarterback Brad Kaaya and Miami want to...

Ranking the Top 15 Players in the ACC for 2015 (Experts Poll)

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
Some of the ACC’s biggest names and best players from the 2014 season are playing on Sundays this fall, but the league still has a strong core of talent for 2015. The ACC boasts a solid overall group of quarterbacks and talent on defense with the return of Florida State defensive back Jalen Ramsey and Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller. With the season right around the corner,...

Brian Kelly Surprises Notre Dame Walk-On With a Scholarship

By Jasmine Watkins, 1 year 5 months ago
Few things are better than when a walk-on earns a scholarship. Hard work paid off for Josh Anderson as Brian Kelly had him model the team's new "Shamrock Series" uniforms, and presented him with a surprise of his own. The Notre Dame running back was awarded a full scholarship for all his hard work with the team and in Kelly's words, "he models a lot of things...

College Football's Top 10 Dark Horse Playoff Contenders for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
Rankings are a big part of any college football season. Whether it’s preseason projections or the in-season polls from the playoff committee, rankings generate discussion and interest from all 128 fanbases. While some argue preseason rankings have too much of an impact on the actual in-season product, the reality is a playoff contender or national champion can come from anywhere. Need...