College Football Articles

Rivalry week has lost its juice in the Big 12.Thanks to conference realignment, Texas won’t face Texas A&M during the Thanksgiving holiday. No Missouri-Kansas, either. And thanks to no conference championship game, the Bedlam Game will...
David Fox
1 year ago
The most heavily anticipated Iron Bowl in decades highlights the holiday weekend slate, but there are plenty of other intriguing matchups. South Carolina seeks its fifth straight win over Clemson; Missouri looks to wrap up the SEC East title with a...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
AJ McCarron
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Arizona State Sun Devils
Both Arizona State and Stanford are locked into the Pac-12 Championship Game, but there is still lots left to be accomplished out West in the final weekend of the regular season. Home-field advantage in the title game hangs in the balance in The...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Ohio State Buckeyes
There is little left to determine in the Big Ten this weekend. Bowl pecking order is still yet to be ironed out but no more teams can reach the postseason on the season's final weekend. Even one of college football's greatest and most...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Arizona State Sun Devils
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. Here's what might happen in Week 14.Note: The point of this column is to have some fun and make some outlandish predictions...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jameis Winston
National respect, BCS bowls and the Coastal Division title are all up for grabs in the ACC this Saturday.With four games against the SEC, the ACC has a chance to earn some national respect, especially if Clemson can go on the road and beat South...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Rivalry week and Thanksgiving is upon us with a huge Iron Bowl matchup. Is Alabama unstoppable or does Auburn have a shot in its big moment? It's strength vs. strength, so anything is possible, says our hosts.The Heisman race is as cloud as it...
David Fox
1 year ago
The Egg Bowl rivalry between Mississippi State and Ole Miss is usually one of the highlights of SEC play during the last week of regular season action.The Bulldogs need a win to keep their bowl hopes alive, and Dan Mullen’s team will be...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Oklahoma Sooners
Rivalries are part of what makes college sports the best sport in the country. Because most of the best ones take place on and around Thanksgiving weekend, it makes what happens in these heated battles all the more memorable. Giving them unusual,...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Tajh Boyd
With 13 weeks in the books, college football’s bowl and national title picture is starting to come into focus.The post-Week 13 BCS standings featured some movement at the top, but the biggest surprise was Northern Illinois jumping Fresno...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Will Muschamp
With two weeks left in the 2013 season, college football’s coaching carousel is about to get interesting. And after this Saturday’s slate of games, several teams will close the book on their 2013 schedule. With the season over for many...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the Pac-12 to put...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Frank Beamer
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the ACC to put together...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Braxton Miller
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the Big Ten to put...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
The Big 12 lost its only national championship contender and likely lost a chance at the Heisman Trophy in Week 13.If there’s any silver lining, though, Saturday could have set up an interesting final week of the season in the league.Texas...
David Fox
1 year ago
Wyoming and Utah State are set to play this Saturday in a key Mountain West game. The Aggies need to win to get to the conference championship, while the Cowboys need a victory to get bowl eligible.However, both teams will have a little extra...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Navy Army uniforms
Army-Navy is arguably the top rivalry in college football. These two programs have met 113 times, with Navy owning a 57-49-7 edge.These two teams will meet on Dec. 14 this year, and both will wear alternate uniforms.Here’s a look at the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dan Mullen
Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen is a hot topic in the SEC this season. Mullen has led the Bulldogs to three consecutive bowl games, and with a win over rival Ole Miss, can extend that streak to four.Even though Mullen has Mississippi State on...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Les Miles, LSU Tigers
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Army Navy
Pep bands, cheerleaders, tailgating, student sections, cornhole and especially rivalries. All of which makes college football the greatest sport on the planet. With one of the best weeks of the calendar year upon us, the Athlon staff is giving...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Baylor became the latest team to fall from the ranks of the unbeaten, opening the door for once-beaten Auburn to move into the top 5.Fourth-ranked Auburn is set to host No. 1 Alabama in the Iron Bowl next weekend in a titanic clash of top 5 teams....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Aaron Murray
Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray suffered a torn ACL in Saturday’s win over Kentucky and will miss the remainder of the 2013 season.Prior to his injury, Murray completed 18 of 23 passes for 183 yards and four touchdowns against the Wildcats....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Transamerica is a proud sponsor of the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented each year by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Education Foundation to the nation’s top college quarterback based on character, citizenship, scholastic...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
According to precedent the BCS championship field is more or less set.With only one exception (2007 LSU), the BCS championship game teams were ranked in the top four at this stage of the season. That’s good news for Alabama, Florida State,...
David Fox
1 year ago

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