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Podcast: Which conference is best, worst in 2016?

By Braden Gall, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Braden Gall and David Fox break down the Power 5 conferences in college football in 2016, is it important and how should it be determined?   - First, does it matter to the Playoff committee if one conference is better than another? Does conference supremacy matter or it is simply for bragging rights?   - Second, what is the "right" way to determine which league is better...

College Football Bowl Projections for 2016

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 3 weeks ago
The start of the 2016 college football season is still over 50 days away, but it’s never too early to project how the bowl games and playoff pairings may look by December. The top four teams for year three of the College Football Playoff era could look similar to the final pairings from 2015. Clemson and Alabama are among the favorites to win it all in 2016, with Florida State, Ohio State...

Expert Poll: Ranking the Best College Football Running Backs in 2016

By Braden Gall, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Personalities and college football experts on SiriusXM College Sports Nation ranked the nation’s top 16 quarterbacks, running backs, coaching staffs, defenses, head coaches, mascots, stadiums, uniforms and fan bases and you can hear in-depth analysis on College Sports Nation, Ch. 84.   Among those taking part are former Alabama national championship quarterback Greg McElroy, former...

Big Ten Wild Card Players in 2016

By Kevin McGuire, 8 months 10 hours ago
You know the big names to take the field in the Big Ten this season, like Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett or Michigan hybrid safety/linebacker Jabrill Peppers. We can go on for days about those players. If you want to dig a little deeper, however, you can uncover some players with the potential to be true wild cards for their teams and in the Big Ten championship hunt.   Related: Big...

College Football's Top 15 QB Matchups for Friday Games in 2016

By Lance Dozier, 8 months 10 hours ago
As we all know, a majority of college football games are played on Saturday. But there are quite a few games this year that fall on Friday - 56 to be exact. That is the most ever, and hey, maybe that’s not a bad thing. A matchup on Friday (or a midweek game) provides Group of 5 teams more publicity. But these matchups also take away from high school games and...

Ranking the Toughest Games on Michigan’s College Football Schedule in 2016

By Mike Bainbridge, 8 months 1 day ago
You know the overused saying, "the schedule does them no favors" that gets applied to almost every team prior to the start of a college football season? Well, that doesn't really apply to Michigan this year.    Jim Harbaugh's team begin 2016 with five consecutive appearances at the Big House, giving them eight home games in all. The non-conference schedule...

Expert Poll: Ranking the Best College Football Quarterbacks in 2016

By Braden Gall, 8 months 1 day ago
Personalities and college football experts on SiriusXM College Sports Nation ranked the nation’s top 16 quarterbacks, running backs, coaching staffs, defenses, head coaches, mascots, stadiums, uniforms and fan bases and you can hear in-depth analysis on College Sports Nation, Ch. 84.   Among those taking part are former Alabama national championship quarterback Greg McElroy, former...

College Football's Top 100 Impact Transfers for 2016

By Steven Lassan, 8 months 2 days ago
Transfers are a huge part of any college football season. Whether it’s a graduate transfer eligible right away or a player that sat out the previous year due to NCAA rules, impact players are available in the transfer ranks every year. A transfer could be a one-year stopgap solution or help a team fill a void for a couple of seasons after a few misses on the recruiting trail....

Nebraska Football Has Lost its Sense of Entitlement, and That's a Good Thing

By J.P. Scott, 8 months 2 days ago
As a transplant living in Nebraska, the summer months are often brutal. I'm not talking about the heat and unrelenting humidity. I'm talking about the annual ritual of the Nebraska Cornhusker football fan base, where passion wraps itself in a Big Red cocoon during the spring and hatches into a big beautiful butterfly of great expectations during the summer months.   Related:...

Podcast: What will College Football look like in 2026?

By Braden Gall, 8 months 4 days ago
Braden Gall and David Fox look deep into their Mario Cristobal and try to predict how college football will look in ten years.   - To try to grasp where college football could be in 2026, we have to look back at the game in 2006. DVRs and HD TV was brand new, Twitter didn't exist and the WAC was a thing.   - How will technology changes impact the game? How will it impact...
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