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Athlon Sports recaps Championship Week and breaks down the final Playoff rankings. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!   - Alabama is boring and Clemson is really good. In fact, the...
Braden Gall
2 hours ago
Well, that was fun.   We're down to four teams to decide which one will be the champion of the wacky 2016 college football season. It's pretty cut and dry, right?   Wrong.   As always in college football, controversy...
J.P. Scott
3 hours ago
Derrius Guice
The 2016 season was supposed to be one to remember for the LSU Tigers with 18 starters returning after finishing 9-3 a season ago. LSU was not only a preseason national title contender but thought of as perhaps the only team that could take down...
Ryan Wright
3 hours ago
The Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway — in which students compete against each other by throwing footballs through giant, inflatable Dr. Pepper cans — has provided some of the greatest moments of championship weekend over the years, such as...
Jim Weber
4 hours ago
Contrary to all the tweets, all the talking heads on television and all of the columns written, there was no drama in this year’s College Football Playoff selection process. There were zero surprises either.   The New Year’s...
Bryan Fischer
4 hours ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2016-17 bowl season are set. The bowl slate features 40 matchups and the national championship game to be played on Jan. 9 in Tampa, Fla. The postseason action starts on...
Steven Lassan
5 hours ago
Chris Petersen
A commanding, 41-10 rout over Colorado in the Pac-12 Championship Game concluded a 12-1 run and league title for the Washington Huskies. The Dawgs now will play for their first national championship in 25 years.   Qualities of this year'...
Kyle Kensing
23 hours ago
Urban Meyer
Despite not winning the Big Ten East Division, Ohio State was able to ride a five-game winning streak into the 2016 College Football Playoff. Ohio State last lost at Penn State, 24-21, on Oct. 22 in a raucous night game on a blocked field goal at...
Chip Minnich
23 hours ago
Deshaun Watson
It wasn’t the smooth ride that many Clemson fans had hoped for in 2016. There was an unexpected stumble against Pittsburgh and a few other close calls, including one last night in the ACC Championship Game against Virginia Tech.   But...
Jon Kinne
23 hours ago
Alabama Crimson Tide
Alabama heads into the 2016 College Football Playoff as the favorite to win it all once again. The Crimson Tide are looking to go back-to-back as national champs, matching their 2011-12 teams under coach Nick Saban. Alabama has been a model of...
Steven Lassan
23 hours ago
Nick Saban
The teams and matchups for college football’s 2016-17 playoff are set. With no upsets or surprises on Championship Saturday, the top four teams were easy picks for the College Football Playoff selection committee. Alabama claimed the No. 1...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Jalen Hurts
Weekly rankings are a big part of every college football season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The final weekend of the 2016 regular season produced a couple of interesting conference championship...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Reuben Foster
Week 14 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. The final regular season weekend produced some entertaining conference championship games, as Penn State rallied from a 28-7 deficit to...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Saquon Barkley
The Big Ten title is on the line in Indianapolis and once again the Wisconsin Badgers will be there to play for it. Wisconsin is playing in its fourth Big Ten Championship Game and is hoping this year fares much better than their most recent trip...
Kevin McGuire
3 days ago
Deshaun Watson
Clemson is just 60 minutes away from a berth in the College Football Playoff, but the Tigers still have a tough matchup ahead on Saturday against Virginia Tech in Orlando for the 2016 ACC Championship. With a win over the Hokies, Clemson will earn...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Brian Hill
Neither Mountain Division champion Wyoming nor West Division champion San Diego State are exactly streaking into the 2016 Mountain West Championship Game.   With a combined record of 2-4 since Nov. 12 — including regular-season finale...
Kyle Kensing
3 days ago
Now we are getting down to the end of the regular season in college football and different things are coming into play. Several teams are still trying to impress the College Football Playoff Selection Committee while others are trying to make last-...
Matt Josephs
3 days ago
Tedric Thompson
The final week of the college football regular season is here and it’s one of the best around because these games matter just a little bit more with so many of them resulting in some impressive hardware for the winner’s trophy case....
Bryan Fischer
4 days ago
Jalen Hurts
Alabama looks to cap an undefeated regular season and win its third consecutive conference title, as the Crimson Tide takes on Florida this Saturday in the 25th SEC Championship Game. These two teams are no stranger to this matchup. After all,...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
Dana Holgorsen
At the midway point of the season this matchup between Baylor and West Virginia was thought to be one of the biggest games of the year in the Big 12. However, after losing five straight, the Bears’ 6-0 start seems like a distant memory....
Jeremy Simon
4 days ago
Oklahoma owns an 85-18-7 edge all-time over in-state rival Oklahoma State, dating back to 1904. Even so, they call it Bedlam for a reason.   When the Sooners and Cowboys meet, great football games tend to follow. Four of the last six...
Allen Kenney
4 days ago
Kenny Hill
The Kansas State Wildcats travel to Fort Worth to take on the TCU Horned Frogs as both teams have one more opportunity to impress bowl committees.   With a 34-19 victory over in-state rival Kansas last week, Kansas State improved to 7-4...
Nicholas Ian Allen
4 days ago
Anthony Wales
Points and big plays should be plentiful on Saturday in Bowling Green, Ky., as Western Kentucky and Louisiana Tech meet in Conference USA’s Championship Game. The Hilltoppers are making their second consecutive appearance in the C-USA league...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
Ken Niumatalolo
For the first time in its storied program history, Navy will play for a conference championship in football. In just its second season in the American Athletic Conference, Navy makes its debut in the AAC Championship Game and will serve as host...
Kevin McGuire
4 days ago
It was home for the holidays over Thanksgiving weekend as seven of the eight first-round games in the FCS playoffs were won by the home team.   The winning teams carry momentum into the second round – the Sweet 16, if you will –...
Craig Haley
4 days ago

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