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College Football's Top 25 Players on the Rise for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 4 months ago
Each season always brings a new cast of college football stars. Whether it’s touted true freshmen living up to the hype in their first season on campus, a sophomore ready to emerge in their second year, or an upper classmen taking on a bigger role, there’s no shortage of breakout player options in the preseason. Which players might emerge with a breakout year in 2015? Here...

Penn State Nittany Lions 2015 Schedule and Analysis

By Braden Gall, 1 year 4 months ago
James Franklin enters his second season in Happy Valley with his work cut out for him. The quarterback position is settled and the defense should be in good shape under star coordinator Bob Shoop, but his offensive line and running game are still major question marks. There is a lot to like about this team considering it claims one of the best rosters in the league, but it won just...

Nebraska Cornhuskers 2015 Schedule and Analysis

By Braden Gall, 1 year 4 months ago
A new era of football begins in Lincoln this season as Mike Riley takes over at Nebraska. The Huskers boast the best roster in the division and could be considered the front-runner in the West. Since joining the Big Ten, Nebraska hasn't gotten any favors from the schedule and that could once again be an issue in 2015. If Riley's bunch makes it to the B1G title...

College Football's Top 15 Quarterbacks on the Hot Seat for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 4 months ago
Quarterback is easily the position with the most pressure in any college football season. Whether it’s a quarterback fighting to keep a starting job, replacing a standout from the prior season or just looking to elevate their overall play, signal-callers will be securitized and watched closely all offseason. With spring practice underway, quarterback play is under the spotlight and...

Cover 2 College Football Podcast: 2015 Big Ten Early Preview

By Braden Gall, 1 year 5 months ago
 Hosts Braden Gall and Steven Lassan go in-depth with an early 2015 Big Ten conference preview. The Big Ten enters a season as a defending champ for the first time since 2002 and only the third time since 1968. However, could a repeat be more likely than you think? Who are the top challengers to the Buckeyes in the East? How does Michigan State move forward without former...

College Football's Top 25 Defensive Players on the Rise for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
With the volume of high-powered offenses and talent at the skill positions every year, it’s not easy being a defensive coordinator or a player on that side of the ball. However, there’s no shortage of standouts that emerge each season out of spring practice and the regular season. After taking a look at the quarterbacks, running backs and receivers on the rise for 2015, it...

Ohio State Buckeyes 2015 Schedule and Analysis

By Braden Gall, 1 year 5 months ago
Ohio State is the defending national champions and has a schedule that should allow the Buckeyes to defend their title with relative ease. Urban Meyer has one tough road game in conference, will play two of the worst teams from the Big Ten West Division and has one revenge game on the road in the non-conference. And Ohio State boasts what is by far the best roster in the Big Ten....

Ohio State Shows off National Championship Rings

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
Ohio State claimed college football’s first playoff trophy with a 42-20 win over Oregon on Jan. 12. And thanks to a few tweets from the staff and players, we are getting our first glimpse of the championship rings. Check out Ohio State’s championship rings from the 2014 championship season: Going to have to put this one at the House - We are #OnToTheNextOne #Zone6 pic....

Early 2015 Heisman Betting Odds: Top Picks, Sleepers and Busts

By Braden Gall, 1 year 5 months ago
The Heisman Trophy is the most prestigious award in sports and gambling is a huge part of the game of football. Put them together and you get preseason odds for the coveted stiff-armed trophy. Bovada recently released an updated list of Heisman Trophy front-runners for 2015 and, for entertainment purposes only, we’ve offered up our unsolicited gambling advice.Remember, last year...

Ohio State Buckeyes 2015 Spring Football Preview

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 5 months ago
Ohio State opened spring practice with a target on its back. The Buckeyes are the defending national champions and the favorite to win college football’s national title in 2015. Of course, a lot can happen between now and the end of the year. However, Ohio State is positioned for another run at the championship, especially with the returning talent on both sides of the ball. 5...