click meAdvertisement

Florida Gators

Florida Gators

Top Articles

Greatest Sugar Bowl Performances of the BCS Era

By Braden Gall, 4 years 6 months ago
-by Mitch Light (follow at @AthlonMitch) With the 14th season of BCS bowl action about to take place, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot in the BCS and here are the players who made the most of their opportunities. Here are the Top Sugar Bowl Performances of the BCS Era: 5. Brian...

Urban Meyer will win big at Ohio State

By Mitch Light, 4 years 7 months ago
By Mitch Light You can mock Urban Meyer about his family-first statements. You can question his ability to handle the rigors — both physically and mentally — of coaching at Ohio State. You can cite the high number of arrests that have occurred under his watch. You can call him a hypocrite. But you have to admit that the guy is a great football coach. Some of his doubters will insist that...

College Football's Top 25 Rivalries

By Braden Gall, 4 years 7 months ago
Pep bands, cheerleaders, tailgating, student sections, cornhole and especially rivalries. All of which makes college football the greatest sport on the planet. The Athlon Sports editorial staff put its collective heads together and ranked the Top 25 rivalries in college football: 1. Michigan-Ohio State (Michigan leads 57-44-6) Some think the story is a tall tale, but others swear it’s true...

College Football Power Rankings: SEC

By Steven Lassan, 4 years 7 months ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 12 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. LSU (11-0) – Four plays into Saturday’s game against Ole Miss and there was never a doubt about the outcome. Defensive back Ron Brooks picked off Zack Stoudt and returned it 46 yards for a score, effectively ending any chance the Rebels had of pulling...

Urban Meyer to Ohio State: Done deal?

By Patrick Snow, 4 years 7 months ago
Multiple reports surfaced last week that former Florida coach Urban Meyer had agreed in principle to take over at Ohio State after the regular season concludes. The current college football commentator, who left the Gators last year after citing health and family reasons, has denied the reports and said that he and the Buckeyes’ administration have not talked. Is Meyer to be believed? Many...

Ole Miss Needs a Home Run Hire as Next Coach

By Patrick Snow, 4 years 7 months ago
After winning nine games in each of Houston Nutt’s first two seasons in Oxford, the Ole Miss program has been in a complete freefall. The Rebels went 4-8 last year, and the 2011 season has actually been worse. Ole Miss has now lost 12 consecutive SEC games and looks to be headed for a 2-10 campaign. The last time the Rebels finished a year with two wins was 1946, a year before the legendary...

College Football Power Rankings: SEC

By Steven Lassan, 4 years 7 months ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 11 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. LSU (10-0) – Coming off a big win over Alabama, it was only natural for the Tigers to have a sluggish first half against Western Kentucky. Although LSU led only 14-7 at halftime, it was never really in danger of losing to the Hilltoppers. The Tigers...

College Football Power Rankings: SEC

By Steven Lassan, 4 years 7 months ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 10 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. LSU (9-0) – Alabama owned our top spot in the SEC power rankings through the first nine weeks, but there’s a new No. 1. LSU defeated Alabama in a 9-6 defensive slugfest on Saturday night, improving to 9-0 and jumping into the driver’s seat for a spot in...

LSU and Alabama BCS Rematch: It Could Happen

By Patrick Snow, 4 years 8 months ago
There always seems to be controversy surrounding the BCS Championship Game, even though it tends to work out perfectly in most seasons. On the eve of another college football “Game of the Century”, media and fans are already talking about a possible rematch of Alabama and LSU. Some will argue that you should have to win your conference to play in the national title tilt, while others will say...

College Football Power Rankings: SEC

By Steven Lassan, 4 years 8 months ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 9 SEC Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Alabama (8-0) – Let the countdown to Saturday begin. The Crimson Tide had a bye in Week 9 and will be rested and ready to go for Saturday’s matchup against LSU. The No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown is easily the most-anticipated game of 2011. The winner of this...