College Football Articles

Kilff Kingsbury
Kansas faces Texas Tech Thursday night in the first Big 12 conference game for both teams. The Jayhawks hope to snap their 12-game losing streak in league play, but must slow down one of the nation’s most potent offenses to do so. A win also...
Nicholas Ian Allen
6 hours ago
Greg Ward Jr.
There is no way to argue any Group of Five program has had a better start to the 2016 season than Houston. Entering the season, many thought Tom Herman's Cougars could be capable of making the College Football Playoff discussion...
Kevin McGuire
7 hours ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s Week 5 slate kicks off on Thursday night with two matchups. Kansas and Texas Tech meet in Lubbock to open Big 12 play for both teams, while Houston hosts Connecticut in a revenge game for coach Tom Herman’s program....
Steven Lassan
8 hours ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview Week 5 in college football.   - Week 5 features three AP Top 10 matchups and the we disagree on two of them. We break down Stanford-Washington, Louisville-Clemson and Wisconsin...
Braden Gall
8 hours ago
Saturday will mark the 65th meeting between Michigan and Wisconsin and arguably the most hyped contest of the series. Those who have just tuned into this rivalry in the last two decades would be surprised to know that Michigan has beaten...
Aaron Tallent
10 hours ago
Nick Saban
The calendar is set to turn to the page to October and as sure as the leaves turning, the pumpkin-spiced lattes going on sale and the conference races in college football are heating up.   As much as the fantastic non-conference slate...
Bryan Fischer
10 hours ago
Tommy Armstrong
With the exception of two games on Thursday night this week, the first full month of the 2016 college football season is in the books. And as expected, plenty of players are having a breakout year at the quarterback position. Whether it’s a...
Steven Lassan
11 hours ago
Les Miles
Welcome to the Court of Public Opinion where everyone has his or her own opinions, along with his or her own facts, about the termination of former LSU head coach Les Miles. In the corner of the Mad Hatter is Sunshine Pumper, an unwavering optimist...
John La Fleur
1 day ago
Les Miles
To the casual observer, LSU’s decision to fire head coach Les Miles four games into the season may seem like just another absurd move by another SEC school with no perspective. Miles was 114-34 and won two SEC championships and a national...
Aaron Tallent
1 day ago
Les Miles
More than anything else, college football is about winning. Some people may not like to hear that. Some people want to believe that the sport is simply a vehicle used in an academic and social development process of young men. Those of us who...
J.P. Scott
1 day ago
College Football's fourth weekend featured multiple ranked matchups, a couple of big upsets, dramatic finishes and even some coach firings. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!...
Braden Gall
2 days ago
The college football season is off to a roaring start, and the competition off the field is almost as heated as the action on it.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends...
Rob Doster
2 days ago
The 38-35 loss to Duke on Saturday didn’t just drop Notre Dame to 1-3, it definitely exposed the latest false messiah to coach the Fighting Irish.   It all feels so familiar, doesn’t it?   Notre Dame hires a new head coach...
Jim Weber
2 days ago
Les Miles
The coaching carousel is underway in earnest and it’s not even Halloween. Most notably, Les Miles now finds himself out of a job at LSU with the season not even halfway done.   Related: 10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les...
Bryan Fischer
2 days ago
We are through the first month of the college football season and there are still plenty of names out there that are continuing to pop up on the stat sheet and are still not on any fantasy rosters.   A successful college fantasy football...
Mike Bainbridge
2 days ago
Ranking college football teams is a thankless job — I get that. Be that as it may, it's still a job, and one of the most important there is in college football. The rankings drive the narrative. They're what give us marquee matchups...
J.P. Scott
2 days ago
Over half of the Missouri Valley Football Conference teams took off this past weekend yet the rich got richer.   Western Illinois earned the conference’s fourth win over an FBS opponent this season and Indiana State held off Illinois...
Craig Haley
2 days ago
Les Miles
LSU has fired coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season. Miles was on the verge of getting fired last season but survived for another year after the Tigers defeated Texas A&M in the regular season finale. Miles was hired to replace Nick...
Steven Lassan
3 days 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 first month of the season has produced several high-profile matchups, and Week 4 didn’t disappoint...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Derek Barnett
Week 4 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Tennessee rallied in the second half to end an 11-game losing streak to Florida, Wisconsin scored a huge road win over Michigan State, and Texas A...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Demario Richard
Points and big plays won't be in short supply on Saturday night, as California and Arizona State meet in Tempe. Both teams are capable of scoring points in a hurry, with Vegas setting the over/under above 80 points. Needless to say, if you like...
Josh Webb
5 days ago
Skyler Howard
A lot has changed for both BYU (1-2) and West Virginia (2-0) since this game was scheduled back in 2010.   In 2010, just a few years after Rich Rod left for Michigan, the Mountaineers were still in the Big East and the late Bill Stewart was...
Mitch Harper
5 days ago
Jake Browning
Halloween night 2015 marked the nadir of a trying season for the Arizona Wildcats. Though not the most lopsided loss in Rich Rodriguez's tenure as head coach, the 49-3 blowout Washington put on Arizona last Oct. 31 may have been the program...
Kyle Kensing
5 days ago
Jim Mora
Establish a road map for success, and others are bound to follow. For a while, the Pac-12's map was charted through Oregon, which used a versatile, explosive offense to win three straight conference titles from 2009-11.   Stanford may...
Kyle Kensing
5 days ago
James Quick
Last week after blowing out the then-second-ranked Florida State 63-20, Louisville became the trendy pick to not only win the ACC but also get into the College Football Playoff. Now the Cardinals will have to put last week’s win behind...
Antwan Staley
5 days ago

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