College Football Articles

Ken Ekanem
When Justin Fuente was hired to replace Frank Beamer as Virginia Tech's head coach, some wondered what type of identity the Hokies would develop. Would Virginia Tech be the offensive juggernaut that Memphis was under Fuente? Or would the Hokies...
Jon Kinne
3 days ago
Eric Dungey
Style-wise, you couldn't come up with two more polar opposite philosophies than these two Northeast programs.   Bob Diaco, now in his third year at UConn, prides his teams on strong defense and a pro-style offense that still has the...
Adam Kurkjian
3 days ago
Cooper Rush
After three games, the Virginia Cavaliers are still searching for their first win under new head coach Bronco Mendenhall. On Saturday, the Cavaliers will once again attempt to get into the win column as they will host the Central Michigan Chippewas...
Antwan Staley
3 days ago
Mitch Leidner
Colorado State and Minnesota, a pair of bowl teams that met in a 23-20 overtime thriller in 2015, will face off once again on Saturday in Minneapolis in a final tune-up for both squads before beginning conference play. The Rams have won two in a...
Nicholas Ian Allen
3 days ago
Chad Kelly
We are already four weeks into the college football season. It’s hard to believe but soon enough we’ll be at the halfway point. Teams are starting to figure things out and learn more about themselves and we are starting to learn more...
Cody McClure
3 days ago
Nick Saban
The Mid-American Conference will be looking for another Central Michigan over Oklahoma State miracle finish when Kent State visits SEC juggernaut Alabama in Tuscaloosa on Saturday.   The Chippewas unlikely, and wrongly officiated, 30-27...
Ryan Wright
3 days ago
Paul Chryst
It seems Wisconsin and Michigan State always makes for an entertaining Big Ten contest whenever the two take the same field. The two programs have sure had their share of recent history since the Big Ten expanded to 12 teams, lumping the two in...
Kevin McGuire
3 days ago
Can Florida State get up off the mat or will South Florida head coach Willie Taggart notch a marquee victory? That’s the question that will be answered Saturday as the Seminoles and Bulls square off for just the fourth time at Raymond James...
Mike Ferguson
3 days ago
Chris Ash
After starting the season with a loss at Pac-12 favorite Washington, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights look to have — at least for the moment — righted the ship in 2016. Back-to-back wins over Howard and New Mexico have spirits as high as...
J.P. Scott
3 days ago
Historically, contests against Mid-American opponents have been fruitful for Wyoming as the Cowboys are 7-4 all-time against the MAC. Wyoming added its seventh win against a MAC school Sept. 3 with a 40-34 overtime victory over Northern Illinois....
Elton Hayes
3 days ago
Sam Darnold
Are the wheels coming off for USC? Things look bleak for the Trojans after a 1-2 start. USC has struggled to find any sort of consistency on offense against Power Five teams, scoring just one touchdown and three field goals in losses to Alabama and...
John Coon
3 days ago
Kenny Hill
While both teams were victorious last week neither was overly impressive in their wins. TCU opened its Big 12 slate with a 41-20 victory over Iowa State while SMU chalked up its second win of the season by beating FCS member Liberty 29-14....
Jeremy Simon
3 days ago
Jalen Hurd
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season is in the books and so is the non-conference slate for most of the teams across the country. As a result, the move into league play is set to produce some interesting games all over the map as the season...
Bryan Fischer
3 days ago
Much of the Missouri Valley Football Conference that’s lined up behind North Dakota State is taking the week off to catch their breath before the conference schedule heats up.   Related: FCS Power Poll for Week 4  ...
Craig Haley
3 days ago
Dabo Swinney
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season certainly had its share out outrageousness. We had the five-time defending FCS champion taking down Iowa in Iowa City, Ohio State beating Oklahoma in Norman by three touchdowns and Louisville obliterating...
J.P. Scott
3 days ago
Deshaun Watson
The Clemson Tigers have not fared well recently at Georgia Tech's Bobby Dodd Stadium, and that's putting it mildly.   When Clemson last visited in 2014, the Yellow Jackets handed the Tigers their most recent regular season loss, 28-6...
Adam Kurkjian
4 days ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview the entire slate of Week 4 action in college football.   - The week gets started with two weeknight games with Clemson visiting Georgia Tech and USC limping into Utah....
Braden Gall
4 days ago
Josh Rosen
College football’s Week 4 slate kicks off on Thursday night with an ACC showdown between Clemson and Georgia Tech. The Tigers have a huge showdown against Louisville next Saturday, but coach Dabo Swinney’s team can’t overlook the...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
Lamar Jackson
The 2016 college football season is only three weeks old. However, it’s never too early to look back at the preseason rankings and identify a few teams that have impressed or are poised to easily exceed projections. Louisville has emerged as...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
Nick Saban
Imagine you are on a used car lot, looking for a good buy. The salesman/owner, an intense wiry man with a polka-dotted tie whose height ranges from 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-11 (reports vary) approaches you and walks you through the cars on the lot....
Aaron Tallent
4 days ago
Chico McClatcher
We just wrapped up week three of the college football season, and as can be expected, it was another weekend that featured new and unfamiliar faces coming up with big performances and thrusting themselves into the fantasy conversation.   A...
Mike Bainbridge
5 days ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Postgame celebrations like the one Nebraska and coach Mike Riley shared after Saturday’s win over Oregon were in short supply last season. After all, a 6-7 record in Lincoln isn’t much reason for celebration – especially when...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Jalen Hurd
Make no mistake, if Tennessee doesn’t beat Florida this weekend Volunteers head coach Butch Jones will find “For Sale” signs in his yard (I really don’t even know if that happens any more. It seems like a lot of work and you...
Aaron Tallent
5 days ago
College Football's third week is in the books after seven ranked teams lost.   - How good is Louisville and where do they deserve to be ranked? Alabama and Ohio State both won huge road games over ranked foes as well. Are these the...
Braden Gall
6 days ago
Lamar Jackson
Week 3 featured several high-profile matchups, but the big winners on Saturday were Louisville, Alabama and Ohio State. The Cardinals dominated Florida State to take a huge step forward in the ACC title race, while Alabama knocked off Ole Miss to...
Steven Lassan
6 days ago

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