College Football Articles

When Mark Helfrich was promoted to replace Chip Kelly as Oregon's head coach in January, the native Oregonian called it "the opportunity of a lifetime."The Ducks' athletic director, Rob Mullens, was similarly effusive about the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The EA Sports NCAA Football franchise will end with this season’s edition.Facing ongoing litigation as a result of the Ed O’Bannon class action lawsuit, the NCAA announced Wednesday it would not renew its contract with EA Sports. The...
David Fox
1 year ago
SEC Media Days continues on Wednesday, but there's plenty of other news from around the college football world. Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
For the most part, conference media days are a cliché fest. However, from time-to-time, there are a few gems that resonate throughout the offseason.South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney dropped one of the top soundbites from the first day...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Illinois had a miserable 2012 season, recording a 2-10 mark in coach Tim Beckman’s first year in Champaign. But the offseason has been relatively positive for the Fighting Illini, especially with the commitment of Oklahoma State transfer...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The only blemish on Alabama’s resume last season came in a Nov. 10 29-24 loss to Texas A&M.And Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban hasn’t let his team forget, especially with a rematch set for Sept. 14 in College Station.As this...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Injuries are a big part of any college football season. Just ask the coaching staffs at Maryland, Missouri or USC.The Terrapins lost four quarterbacks to season-ending injuries last year, while the Tigers played 2012 without the services of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Don’t wear anything red into the Michigan football building. Just don’t do it. Somebody will ask you to take it off. It doesn’t matter who you are, be it celebrity or head of state, or who they are, whether freshman or Brady Hoke...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
With SEC Media Days kicking off on Tuesday, the offseason has officially ended. Fall camps are just around the corner.Feel free to contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Remember the stories about Ohio State turning in Florida for recruiting violations?Well, Gators’ coach Will Muschamp had a few words for the Buckeyes (who were banned from a bowl game in 2012 due to NCAA violations) during his media day...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Washington’s Husky Stadium was demolished after the 2011 season, forcing the Huskies to spend a year at the Seahawks’ CenturyLink Field for 2012.However, Husky Stadium is rebuilt and ready to go for kickoff on Aug. 31 against Boise...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
It’s not too often we see a misprint on a championship ring on purpose. But that’s exactly the case with Baylor, as the Bears recorded their victory over UCLA as 49-19 on a bowl ring  – not 49-26 as evidenced by the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Just in time for SEC Media Days, the conference has released its updated championship trophy for 2013.There’s not too much of a difference between the old and the new version, which appeared in this photo last year after Alabama's victory...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The first college football program to 900 wins is bound to have its share of high moments. Or an entire decade on top.A Michigan Man, therefore, knows good football when he sees it. Any Michigan Man — or Michigan Woman — in Ann Arbor...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Clemson is the heavy favorite to win the ACC Atlantic title, but Florida State isn’t too far behind in the division pecking order. The Seminoles return 10 starters, including one of the best offensive lines in the ACC, and a plethora of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Every year, college football fans are introduced to a handful of players that become household names by the end of the season. Predicting which players will breakout any year is never an easy task.The American Athletic Conference is a league in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Alabama’s trophy case is getting full. Come to think of it, most of the teams that have won national championships in recent years are doubling and tripling up on title trophies and then some.The last time a team won a national championship...
David Fox
1 year ago
New Tennessee coach Butch Jones is ready for the start of 2013. Need proof? Check out this advertisement he filmed for Tennessee's ticket office.
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Catching up from a busy weekend in the college football world. Getting closer to kickoff with the start of media days this week. Feel free to contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
BYU’s third season of independence features its most difficult schedule.The Cougars play seven bowl teams from last season, including BCS bowl teams in Wisconsin and Notre Dame. BYU also takes on rival Utah in early September and an improving...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
With the departure of A.J. Francis and first-team All-ACC selection Joe Vellano, Maryland’s defensive line has some holes to fill for 2013. The Terrapins are regaining the services of Andre Monroe, who missed all of 2012 due to a knee injury...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Behind new coach Trent Miles, Georgia State is set to make its FBS debut in 2013.The Panthers went 1-10 last year on the FCS level but return 12 starters, including standout receiver Albert Wilson.While it will take some time for Miles and his...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
LSU’s Jeremy Hill had a standout freshman season, rushing for 755 yards and 12 scores on 142 attempts. The Baton Rouge native was supposed to be one of the top running backs in the SEC for 2013, but his status for the upcoming year remains in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
LSU was considered one of the favorites to win the national title last season, but the Tigers came up just short, finishing 10-3 overall with two losses in SEC play by eight points or less.Even though LSU didn’t win the SEC West or play for...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
There are many reasons a sports fan can come to the realization that the college game is a better product than the professional version. Some of that has to do with charming, sleepy college towns and the scenic tailgating. The college game has...
Braden Gall
1 year ago

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