Independents

Independents

Top Articles

Navy Unveils Alternate Jerseys for Rivalry Game Against Army

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 1 day ago
The annual matchup between Navy and Army is one of college football’s top – if not No. 1 – rivalry game.On Monday, the Midshipmen unveiled an alternate uniform for Saturday’s game against the Black Knights. These uniforms were inspired by the motto “Don’t Tread On Me” and are one of the best alternate jerseys college football has seen this year:...

Ranking All 39 College Football Bowls for 2014: From Must-See to Must-Miss

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 2 days ago
College football’s regular season is over and the postseason and playoff matchups are set. The bowl season kicks off in New Orleans on Dec. 20 and concludes with the national championship in Arlington, Texas. 39 bowl games are slated for this year's schedule, and the slate will increase to 40 in 2015. Watching all 39 bowl games isn’t impossible, but it can be difficult...

College Football's Post-Week 14 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 day ago
The final week of the 2014 college football season has arrived, and the bowl and national title picture is starting to clear. The playoff committee will release its sixth set of rankings on Tuesday this week, and there’s one more poll coming from the committee next Sunday after the Week 15 action. The new playoff format has added a new layer of intrigue, as four teams – instead...

College Football's Post-Week 14 Playoff Projection

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 day ago
College football’s playoff committee has released four sets of rankings, and the debate about the top four teams will continue every week until the final matchups are released. While the top 25 rankings are expected to change each week and will look drastically different from the release of the first poll to the last one, the playoff committee's poll provided some insight into the...

College Football's Post-Week 13 Playoff Projection

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 1 day ago
College football’s playoff committee has released four sets of rankings, and the debate about the top four teams will continue every week until the final matchups are released. While the top 25 rankings are expected to change each week and will look drastically different from the release of the first poll to the last one, the playoff committee's poll provided some insight into the...

The Top 25 Greatest Rivalries In College Football History

By Braden Gall, 3 weeks 2 days ago
When tasked with deciding the best rivalries in college football there will be no avoiding offending someone. So in an effort to avoid any hurt feelings, I need to say something to everyone out there who believes that their beloved rivalry is underrated, getting no respect or ranked way too low. You're right. College football is built on a foundation of tradition, history,...

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Louisville Cardinals Game Preview and Prediction

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 5 days ago
Louisville and Notre Dame both enter Week 13 at 7-3, and each program still has plenty left at stake despite sporting a three-loss resume. The Orange Bowl is a possibility for both programs, with the Cardinals having a better shot at a trip to Miami than the Fighting Irish. In order for Louisville to reach the Orange Bowl, coach Bobby Petrino’s team needs to win out and have Georgia Tech...

College Football's Post-Week 12 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 4 weeks 1 day ago
College football’s 2014 season has reached its final stretch run, and the bowl and national title picture is starting to clear. The playoff committee will release its fourth set of rankings on Tuesday this week, which should give fans, coaches and players a better idea of what the committee values heading into the last few weeks of the season. The new playoff format has added a new...

Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon is Athlon Sports' Week 12 Player of the Week

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 day ago
Saturday’s game between Wisconsin and Nebraska was billed as one of the best head-to-head running back matchups of the season. However, the highly anticipated duel between two Heisman candidates was a one-sided blowout in favor of Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon. Gordon earned Athlon Sports Week 12 Player of the Week honors by gashing the Cornhuskers for an FBS single-game rushing...

College Football's Coaches on the Rise

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 5 days ago
Coaching is a hot topic in any sport, but college football seems to bring out the most discussion when it comes to hot seat chatter and finding the next wave of rising stars. With job vacancies and hot seat rumblings only going to increase over the next month, it’s time to take a look at some of the rising stars in the coaching ranks for 2014.Memphis’ Justin Fuente inherited a mess...