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College Football's Post-Week 11 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is less than two months away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41 matchups, starting on Dec. 19 with five games. The postseason concludes on Jan. 11 with the national championship, while the playoff semifinals are on...

Two Reasons Nebraska Fans Will Love Mike Riley’s 2016 Offense

By Brandon Cavanaugh, 1 year 3 months ago
Many fans don’t look into the background of a 5-6 record and that’s understandable. While Nebraska’s offense isn’t quite the Greatest Show on Turf, look for it to be moving back towards an attack that upsets defensive coordinators with the best of them thanks to a pair of players. The Huskers have struggled with getting out of their own way at times during a season...

College Football Week 11 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
Week 11 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises.  With another weekend of action in the books, it’s time to hand out the hardware to honor the best of the best from Week 11. Here’s a look at Athlon Sports’ picks for the offensive, defensive,...

10 Amazing College Football Stats from Week 11

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a picture for a team or particular game. Whether the stats are historic, advanced or just an observation from a box score, Athlon Sports brings the...

25 Must-See Moments from College Football's Week 11 Games

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
Week 11 of the college football season is officially in the books. With the playoff and bowl picture coming into focus, there were no shortage of critical games or must-see matchups on Saturday. And the weekend slate produced its share of crazy moments, wild finishes and big plays.   Miss anything from Week 11? Here are 25 must-see plays, moments or post-...

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights Preview and Prediction

By Brandon Cavanaugh, 1 year 3 months ago
The head coaches of both Nebraska and Rutgers have said that they’re not thinking about the potential for bowl eligibility as a result of this game and that’s a good thing. If we’ve learned one thing about Nebraska this season it’s that no game is a guaranteed win and Rutgers... well, Rutgers stinks. Both have to pull off some upsets to even become bowl eligible...

Predictions for Every College Football Game in Week 11

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
Week 11 of the 2015 college football season starts with two games on Wednesday night, including an intriguing matchup in the MAC between Bowling Green and Western Michigan. The midweek portion of the schedule continues on Thursday, as Virginia Tech travels to Georgia Tech in a critical game for the bowl hopes of both teams. On Friday, USC looks to stay alive for the Pac-12 South title with a...

5 College Football Coordinators on the Hot Seat

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
College football’s offseason coaching carousel is already shaping up to be one of the busiest in recent years. Nine FBS coaching jobs are open as of Nov. 11, and the turnover won’t stop at the top. With several openings at the head coach level, the turnover and changes will continue into the assistant ranks. Coordinator changes should be active this offseason in every conference, and...

Whirlwind Campaign Ending Should Help Justify Nebraska Hires

By Brandon Cavanaugh, 1 year 3 months ago
Nebraska football fans don’t ask for much as a blue blood program after tasting the success had during the '90s because once you get even a whiff of the best stuff, you always want more. They’d like to visit a nice bowl venue, see their team have a shot at a conference championship and in the modern age of college football, a Playoff appearance once in a while. The Big...

College Football's Post-Week 10 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is less than two months away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41 matchups, starting on Dec. 19 with five games. The postseason concludes on Jan. 11 with the national championship, while the playoff semifinals are on...