College Football Articles

Kirk Ferentz
Hawkeye faithful everywhere still beam with pride when the name Hayden Fry is uttered. After all, it was Fry who provided Hawkeyes a new sense of identity, not just for the football program he inherited which had gone a dismal 17 years without a...
Robert Boleyn
14 min ago
Ohio State's band is hot water following a report of a songbook making fun of Holocaust victims. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, a book by the famous band includes a sendup of the Holocaust with many joking references to...
Jasmine Watkins
25 min ago
Jimbo Fisher
Florida State is coming off one of the best two-year runs by a program in recent memory. The Seminoles won 27 games from 2013-14, claimed the 2013 national championship and reached the playoffs last season. Additionally, Florida State has claimed...
Steven Lassan
44 min ago
Nick Chubb
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...
Steven Lassan
1 hour ago
Arizona State is now part of the adidas family. adidas is now the official partner of the Pac-12 and the Sun Devils are the beneficiaries of some pretty sweet new uniforms. Their partnership with Nike is up and that calls for a fresh new look...
Jasmine Watkins
1 hour ago
Mario Pender
We all know how good Deshaun Watson is at Clemson. We also know what Kendall Fuller means to Virginia Tech and how much the Yellow Jackets rely on Justin Thomas. But each year, great seasons are born on the improvement of unheralded players. ...
Jon Kinne
2 hours ago
Trevone Boykin
The last time a Big 12 player won the Heisman Trophy, Texas A&M and Missouri were conference members. It has only been four years since Robert Griffin III of Baylor was named the Heisman Trophy, but so much has happened since then that it feels...
Kevin McGuire
2 hours ago
Graham Rahal helmet
IndyCar driver Graham Rahal will have the best-looking helmet in Sunday’s race at Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course. Rahal is a big Ohio State fan and unveiled on Wednesday night a Buckeye-themed helmet, complete with the college football...
Steven Lassan
3 hours ago
Art Briles and Drake... basically the same person. The Baylor coach mentioned Drake on Twitter after the rapper dropped the now-infamous diss track toward Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill titled, "Back To Back." Briles went on to say...
Jasmine Watkins
19 hours ago
USC last entered the national championship race in 2008, which also was the last season the Trojans won the conference title. To call seven years a drought might be somewhat disingenuous — just ask Cal or Oregon State, neither of which have...
Kyle Kensing
1 day ago
Taysom Hill
This season marks the fifth for BYU as a football independent. When the Cougars declared their independence back in 2010, one of the major concerns was scheduling. Everyone in the college football world was wondering how on earth would a team not...
Mitch Harper
1 day ago
LSU enters the 2015 season ranked No. 15 in the nation by Athlon Sports with a lot of question marks on both sides of the ball. Beyond the amount of returning starters and gifted players stretched across the roster, LSU has a very favorable...
Ryan Wright
1 day ago
Will Muschamp
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....
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Mark Richt
Georgia will enter the 2015 season with a lot of momentum coming off a 10-win season, a bowl win against Louisville and playmakers at almost every key position. During SEC Media Days, the Bulldogs were picked to win the SEC East and have Heisman...
Justin Nails
1 day ago
Dana Holgorsen
Rivalry games are a huge part of college football, but recent conference realignment has changed the outlook for some of these annual matchups. Missouri-Kansas and Texas-Texas A&M aren’t scheduled to play anytime soon, and Pittsburgh-West...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Urban Meyer will live on forever... in our arteries. The Ohio State coach has his likeness in butter at the Ohio Expo Center. In the Dairy Building there are sculptures of Meyer, Brutus Buckeye, the national championship trophy, and two...
Jasmine Watkins
1 day ago
 A little more than a month separates us from the start of the college football seasons. The weather is still unbearably hot at Athlon Sports HQ, but the signs of the fall and football season are in the air as preseason practice takes the...
David Fox
1 day ago
Many will never get the chance to play college football, but Oregon is trying to give fans a close experience.  The video department released a pretty cool 360 video to give people the feeling of how electric it is to be a Duck on game...
Jasmine Watkins
1 day ago
Scooby Wright
The conference now known as the Pac-12 became a regular home for the Heisman Trophy in the 1960s. In that decade, USC's Mike Garrett and O.J. Simpson, UCLA's Gary Beban and Oregon State's Terry Baker all brought the most celebrated...
Kyle Kensing
2 days ago
If you are the athletic director of a sports program that raked in over $161 million in 2014 and is part of a university that receives $3.45 billion in endowments what do you tell your athletic staff at meal time? If you are University of Texas AD...
Ryan Wright
2 days ago
Myles Garrett
Life as a Texas A&M fan can either be viewed from an optimistic or pessimistic stance with no in between. In 2014 the Aggies either exceeded expectations in Year 1 after Johnny Manziel, going 8-5 overall, or floundered after winning their first...
Ryan Wright
2 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...
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
Ezekiel Elliott
We go through this exercise every year. "Who will be the face of the college football season?," we ask ourselves. Recently, names like Mariota, Manziel and Winston have answered that question, putting their own personal stamps on an...
J.P. Scott
2 days ago
Jim McElwain
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...
Ryan Wright
2 days ago
Michael Brewer
Frank Beamer has had a long, wonderful run at Virginia Tech. During the 83 years prior to Beamer arriving in Blacksburg, the Hokies had been to just six bowl games and had won just one - the 1986 Peach Bowl. In 1993, Virginia Tech went to its first...
Jon Kinne
3 days ago

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