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College Football's 10 Most Underrated Quarterbacks for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
Quarterback is the toughest position to play at any level. And regardless of team or conference affiliation, college football quarterbacks are always under the spotlight to produce. Good quarterback play or improvement at the position could be the difference between winning a national title or finishing outside of the playoff mix. Related: College Football's Top 50 Players for 2015...

Examining the Biggest Concerns for College Football's 2015 Playoff Contenders

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
With fall camps opening across the nation, all 128 college football teams are putting the final stamp on depth chart battles and preparations for the upcoming season. And as is the case every year, all teams in the national title picture have question marks that must be answered in order to win the college football playoff. Ohio State is the overwhelming favorite to repeat as the national...

College Football's 2015 All-Name Team

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
With 128 teams in the FBS and around 100 players on a roster, there are certainly some interesting names that pop-up throughout the course of production for Athlon's 2015 college football magazine.   We took a look through the rosters for the 128 teams and pulled out some of the funniest and more interesting names in college football for the 2015 season.   Offense...

Oklahoma Pulls 3-Star LB Pernell Jefferson out of Louisiana

By Ryan Wright, 1 year 5 months ago
The Oklahoma Sooners went deep into the state of Louisiana for a second time in less than two weeks, pulling out another highly recruited talent from the Bayou State. On Monday, OU secured a verbal commitment from 3-star linebacker Pernell Jefferson. Jefferson was a beast for Warren Easton Senior High School in 2014, coming up with 115 tackles, 13 sacks, two fumble recoveries and one pick....

TCU 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch

By Jeremy Simon, 1 year 5 months ago
Expectations in Fort Worth are high this season and for good reason. TCU has the talent and experience to be a national champion contender. Heisman candidate Trevone Boykin will lead a potent TCU offense that was able to score at will last season. And with a home schedule that greatly favors the Horned Frogs this could be the season TCU fans have been waiting for. Related: Why TCU Will or...

Oklahoma 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch

By Allen Kenney, 1 year 5 months ago
Bob Stoops' 16th season at Oklahoma left a sour taste in the mouths of Sooner fans that has lingered for an entire offseason. Heading into his 17th campaign, Stoops is looking for a spark from new offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley and a return to the “Air Raid.” Despite speculation he wouldn't return, Bob's brother Mike is back to oversee the defense. The Stoops...

College Football's Top 10 Fall Practice Storylines

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
College football’s long offseason is almost over. Kickoff for the 2015 season is less than 25 days away, and fall camps are underway across the nation. While every team is 0-0 and hopes of an undefeated season are still alive, all 128 FBS programs have key question marks to answer in fall camp. Optimism can only run high for so long. Eventually, the position concerns have to be answered...

College Football's Top 20 Quarterback Battles to Watch in Fall Practice

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
With fall practice underway, the long offseason is almost over and college football’s 2015 season is officially around the corner. The final preparations for the upcoming year have started, and coaches spend fall camp trying to finalize depth charts and rotations for the opener. While there’s no shortage of critical position battles in the fall, the quarterback position is...

Big 12 Coaches Talk Anonymously About Conference Foes for 2015

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 5 months ago
It's not easy getting college football coaches to honestly comment on another coach, player or team. Most coaches don't want to give opposing teams billboard material, which is why there is a lot of coach speak or overused cliches used during the year. In order to get an accurate assessment of teams heading into 2015, Athlon asked coaches in the Big Ten to talk...

Big 12 2015 Preseason Quarterback Rankings

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
The Big 12 is usually regarded as one of college football’s top quarterback conferences. However, this league features several question marks about its signal-callers for 2015. TCU’s Trevone Boykin is the clear No. 1 quarterback in the Big 12 this season, and the senior should be among the favorites to win the Heisman and earn first-team All-America honors. However, outside of...