Fresno State Bulldogs

Fresno State Bulldogs

Top Articles

Three Things We Learned from the 2013 Heisman Voting

By David Fox, 4 months 2 days ago
Thanks to the Heisman Trust, media folks and other voters had to wait until the day after the ceremony to reveal their ballots.Not that it added to any of the suspense Saturday night: Jameis Winston’s coronation as the Heisman winner has been clear for weeks. Baylor’s Bryce Petty and Oregon’s Marcus Mariota played themselves out of serious contention. The running back trio of...

2013 Mountain West Championship Preview and Prediction: Fresno State vs. Utah State

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 1 week ago
The inaugural Mountain West title game is the nightcap to Championship Saturday, with Utah State traveling to Fresno State for the first meeting between these two schools since 2011.Much has changed since the last meeting between these two programs. Both teams have different head coaches (Matt Wells, Utah State and Tim DeRuyter, Fresno State) and are back in the same conference after the Aggies...

Fresno State Runs Fumblerooski Trick Play Against New Mexico

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 3 weeks ago
Who doesn’t love a good trick play? Well, Fresno State had little trouble beating New Mexico on Saturday, and the Bulldogs had some fun in the process.With a 21-0 lead, the Bulldogs pulled off a fumblerooski trick play, which resulted in an Isaiah Burse touchdown run. 

Fresno State and Northern Illinois: Does either team deserve a spot in a BCS bowl?

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 4 weeks ago
Fresno State and Northern Illinois are a combined 19-0 heading into Week 13. The Bulldogs rank No. 15 in the latest release of the BCS standings, while the Huskies check in at No. 16.With both programs in the top 16 of the BCS standings, the opportunity is there for a bid to one of college football’s premier bowl games.Northern Illinois played Florida State in the Orange Bowl last year and...

Fresno State Lets Offensive Lineman Score TD

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 1 week ago
With a commanding 20-0 lead against Cal Poly on Saturday night, Fresno State decided to have a little fun on offense.After quarterback Derek Carr tosses a pass to receiver Davante Adams, offensive lineman Austin Wentworth trails and gets the pitch on a hook-and-ladder play.Wentworth, a senior, is one of the Mountain West’s top offensive linemen, so it’s pretty cool to see the big...

College Football's Coach on the Hot Seat Rankings: Post-Week 1 Edition

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 2 weeks ago
Week 1 of the 2013 college football season is in the books, and a few coaches are feeling the pressure after their opening week performance.Connecticut’s Paul Pasqualoni takes the top spot in Athlon’s hot seat rankings after Week 1. The Huskies turned in an awful performance against Towson, losing to the FCS opponent on Thursday night. Considering Connecticut had very little margin...

Golden Arm Performances of Week 1

By Athlon Sports, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The Golden Arm award is presented to the top senior quarterback by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Foundation. The award is based on performance on the field, character, citizenship and integrity. This year’s watch list includes more than two dozen candidates and each week we will highlight the top five performances among the watch list candidates.  1. Corey Robinson, Troy No...

College Football 2013 Conference and National Title Predictions

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 3 weeks ago
With kickoff for the 2013 college football season just around the corner, there’s just enough time for one more set of predictions.Athlon’s editors met before the preseason magazine was released to iron out the predictions after spring practice was completed. But there wasn’t a consensus on every conference title race or the top 25 rankings.Louisville, Ohio State and Tulsa were...

College Football's Top 50 Must-See Games of 2013

By Braden Gall, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Kansas State and Baylor was the most important game in the Big 12 last year. It was Texas A&M that upset Alabama last fall, not LSU. Stanford surprised the nation by knocking off Oregon in Eugene. And Florida State battled Clemson for the right to play (and win) the ACC championship. It goes to show that anything can happen on any weekend and it's why college football is the...