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5 Close Calls for College Football’s Eventual National Champions Since 2000

By Aaron Tallent, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Clemson’s overtime win at home this past Saturday over an NC State team that was outmatched on paper may be causing some worries in Death Valley. However, forgive the cliché, the college football season is a marathon, not a sprint.   Many eventual national champions have survived close games prior to winning the title against teams they should have probably blown out. Here are...

College Football's Post-Week 7 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The first seven weeks of the college football season are in the books. And as expected, the 2016 season has already experienced some unexpected teams on the rise and on the decline. Florida State was picked by many as a preseason favorite to reach the national championship, but the Seminoles are out of the picture with two losses. Louisville, Washington and Michigan are three...

SEC Second-Half Predictions and Midseason Review

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Alabama hits the midpoint of the 2016 college football season as the clear favorite to win the SEC and the national title. The Crimson Tide have scored huge victories over Ole Miss, Arkansas and Tennessee in conference play and easily handled USC in the season opener. Coach Nick Saban’s team is once again among the nation’s best on defense, and the offense is starting to find its...

Seven-Step Drop: Second-half storylines should shift from disappointment to chaos

By Bryan Fischer, 1 month 2 weeks ago
We’ve hit the halfway point in the college football season and it seems like the most intriguing storyline from the first half of the year is just how bad the situation has gotten in a number of surprising places.   Things are downright jaw-dropping in South Bend after Notre Dame dropped to 2-5 on Saturday. Michigan State may not go bowling just 10 months removed from playing for...

SEC Week 7 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Week 7 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the SEC. Alabama handled Tennessee to remain unbeaten, LSU used a strong second half to pull away from Southern Miss, Arkansas knocked off Ole Miss in one of the weekend's best games, and Vanderbilt scored a road upset at Georgia.   With the seventh weekend of games in the books, it...

College Football Week 7 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Week 7 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Alabama remained unbeaten with a dominant performance against Tennessee, Clemson survived NC State's upset bid with an overtime win, Ohio State escaped Madison with a 30-23 overtime victory over Wisconsin, while West Virginia, Syracuse, North Carolina, Colorado and Washington State all picked...

Tennessee Volunteers vs. Alabama Crimson Tide Preview and Prediction

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
The Third Saturday in October is meaningful once again, as Tennessee and Alabama meet for a potential preview of the SEC Championship Game this Saturday in Knoxville. This is the first meeting between the Crimson Tide and Volunteers where both teams are ranked inside of the top 10 since 1999. Additionally, this is the first contest between these two programs where both are ranked entering the...

College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in Week 7

By Bryan Fischer, 1 month 3 weeks ago
It’s a huge week around the country for some underrated college football rivalries and several key cross-divisional showdowns. No matter where you turn, there should be some interesting matchups between the names on the front of the jerseys but it’s the one-on-ones between the names on the back of the jerseys that are even juicier.   Whether you’re a college football...

10 College Football Picks Against the Spread for Week 7

By Mitch Light, 1 month 3 weeks ago
The Week 7 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Alabama-Tennessee, Ohio State-Wisconsin and Notre Dame-Stanford. Additionally, conference matchups such as Clemson-NC State, USC-Arizona, Oklahoma-Kansas State and Northwestern-Michigan State feature lines or odds that caught our attention for...

Predictions for Every College Football Game in Week 7

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
College football’s Week 7 slate kicks off on Wednesday night with another Sun Belt midweek showdown, as Appalachian State travels to UL Lafayette in a key conference matchup for both teams. Navy and East Carolina was slated for Thursday but was postponed due to flooding from Hurricane Matthew. Four games dot the schedule for Friday, including Mississippi State at BYU and Duke at Louisville...