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SEC Coaches Talk Anonymously About Conference Foes for 2015

By Athlon Sports, 4 weeks 12 hours ago
It's not easy getting college football coaches to honestly comment on another coach, player or team. Most coaches don't want to give opposing teams billboard material, which is why there is a lot of coach speak or overused cliches used during the year. In order to get an accurate assessment of teams heading into 2015, Athlon asked coaches in the SEC to talk...

Florida Blends Past, Present, and Future in New Hype Video

By Jasmine Watkins, 4 weeks 1 day ago
It's that the time in The Swamp again. The Gators are anxious to get the season started and have released an awesome video to commemorate the moment. Famous Gator alums from Tim Tebow to Joe Haden all make appearances in what's probably one of the best videos you'll see.Florida Football: A New Regime from Florida Football on Vimeo.

SEC 2015 Preseason Quarterback Rankings

By Steven Lassan, 4 weeks 1 day ago
With fall camps set to open in August for all 128 college football teams, the 2015 season is officially around the corner. There’s no shortage of position battles or schemes to work on this fall, but quarterback competitions will steal the spotlight in August.The SEC has an inexperienced group of signal-callers set to take over in 2015. Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott is the league...

Ranking the SEC's Top 10 Heisman Candidates for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 4 days ago
The SEC is in a two-year drought without a Heisman winner. After winning three trophies from 2007-10, the SEC has just one winner from 2011-14. Can the SEC claim a Heisman winner in 2015? The conference has a few options among the nation’s leading candidates, especially at the running back position with Georgia’s Nick Chubb, LSU’s Leonard Fournette and Alabama’s...

College Football's Top Coordinator Hires for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 5 days ago
Coordinator changes in college football can have an immediate impact on either side of the ball. Every year, it seems a handful of teams show significant improvement in the win column or on the stat sheet as a result of a coordinator change. Last season, TCU’s offense improved to one of the best in the nation after the hire of Doug Meacham as the team’s play-caller. Which...

SEC Football Breakout Players for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 6 days ago
Projecting college football’s breakout players for any given season is no easy assignment. After all, each person has a different take on what a “breakout player” is, and college football is always home to several new faces throughout the season. While it’s difficult to label breakout players, the new stars of any season can have a huge impact on conference...

Florida Gators Land Four Verbal Commitments from Four States over the Weekend

By Ryan Wright, 1 month 1 week ago
The Florida Gators' recruiting efforts had run dry since early June when last picking up commitments from cornerback Aaron Robinson and wide receiver Josh Hammond. All of that changed over the weekend during Florida’s Friday Night Lights when first-year head coach Jim McElwain and staff landed four recruits — OL Brett Heggie, SS Quincy Lenton, LB Jeremiah Moon, and QB Kyle...

Setting First-Year Expectations for Florida's Jim McElwain

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
Florida is one of the premier jobs in college football. The location in a fertile recruiting area allows the Gators to have access to some of the nation’s top talent, and the program won two BCS national championships under Urban Meyer. However, Florida slipped under former coach Will Muschamp. After winning 13 games in three out of four seasons from 2006-09, the Gators went 28-21 in...

College Football's Top 25 Non-Conference Games for 2015

By Braden Gall, 1 month 2 weeks ago
There is a lot that is still unknown about the College Football Playoff Committee. One thing that was learned about the new postseason format in year number one is that the voters value strength of schedule. Teams have ramped-up non-conference scheduling almost instantly (See: No. 4 below) and the results are a healthy list of top-level games. It may take a few full seasons for...