College Football Articles

De’Mornay Pierson-El
I never had the opportunity to see Nebraska football legend Johnny “The Jet” Rodgers live. My only knowledge of his on-the-field exploits is limited to video, books and anecdotes. I’ve shook the man’s hand, seen the...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
C.J. Beathard
Conference play in the Big Ten is set to begin in full force in Week 5. After just one league game was played in September, six conference matchups dot the slate this Saturday. Indiana is 4-0 and hosts Ohio State in a huge opportunity for coach...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Nick Chubb
The SEC’s Week 5 slate features one of the marquee matchups in the nation, as Alabama travels to Georgia for a key conference showdown. The Crimson Tide has not played the Bulldogs in a regular season game since 2008, but there’s plenty...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Deshaun Watson
The ACC’s Week 5 schedule kicks off on Thursday night with a non-conference matchup between two offensive-minded teams in Cincinnati and Miami. While the midweek contest between the Hurricanes and Bearcats should draw plenty of attention, the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
For the sixth time since 2001, the Miami Hurricanes have started their season 3-0. After having a bye week following their 36-33 overtime victory over the Nebraska Cornhuskers, the Hurricanes are on the road to face the Cincinnati...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Pro tip for college football fans: Clear the calendar for Oct. 17. The Third Saturday in October is no longer home of the Alabama-Tennessee rivalry, but it doesn't need to be. The Oct. 17 weekend — starting with the UCLA-...
David Fox
1 year ago
Georgia Bulldogs
Hosts Mitch Light and Braden Gall are joined by Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples to break down a huge weekend of college football. The SEC and ACC have marquee showdowns topping the charts with great undercards as well. The Big 12's...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
A perennial topic of debate among college football fans has involved this question: Which conference is the strongest? Unfortunately, the answers are too often tainted by personal or regional biases. Local media focus on teams in their respective...
John La Fleur
1 year ago
The college football season is about a third of the way complete, and most of us still aren't sure what to make of it. Personally, I prefer it that way. Part of what makes the game so fascinating is its unpredictability, thanks in large part to...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Reggie Ragland
Oh yeah, that Alabama defense. A month ago, the preseason talk was that this 2015 Alabama defense was going to be downright nasty. Mostly because of the front seven. In fact, some were saying the Tide's front seven this year just may be the...
Erik Stinnett
1 year ago
Nick Chubb
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is tough. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, it's hard to say whether these players will carry that...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is nearly impossible. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, more data is needed before accurately judging...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Maryland Terrapins black ops helmet
Maryland is breaking out a new helmet for Saturday’s matchup against Michigan. The Terrapins are planning on an all-black uniform for the game against the Wolverines, along with a hand-painted “Black Ops” helmet. The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Britain Covey
A seismic shift occurred in the Pac-12 landscape over the weekend and Utah created some of the biggest shock waves. The Utes demolished defending Pac-12 champion Oregon 62-20 at Autzen Stadium. Beating the Ducks gave Utah its first win in a...
John Coon
1 year ago
Multiple things can be true about a given subject at the same time without anyone person necessarily being wrong. For example, one thing that is true regarding the Arkansas Razorbacks to date is they have underperformed per expectations laid out...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Greg Schiano
College football is a sport driven by the men on the sideline. Teams take on the attitude, approach, work ethic and style of their coaches — for better or worse. As we've seen throughout the history of the sport, one right or wrong...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
To Whom It May Concern, If you’re reading this with extreme interest, I’ll assume you’re a Nebraska football fan or at least have a curiosity of the workings of the program. It’s no secret that through four games,...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
The first month of the 2015 college football season is in the books. Unfortunately, that means this year is almost a third of the way finished. However, the next two months (plus a week in December) should bring plenty of crazy plays,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
South Alabama Troy Rivalry Trophy
Less than 200 miles separates the campuses of Troy and South Alabama, and the Sun Belt rivals will have a new rivalry trophy at stake for Saturday’s meeting. The South Alabama-Troy rivalry is officially the “Battle for the Belt,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The college football season is just getting interesting, and the competition off the field is nearly as heated as the competition on game day. The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club presented by Nexium & Advil gives you...
David Fox
1 year ago
Georgia Tech middle linebacker Beau Hankins has announced on Twitter that he is leaving the program. This is only the beginning pic.twitter.com/HG1ZsowDMn— Beau Hank (@bhankins12) September 28, 2015 Hankins, a junior, did not...
Justin Nails
1 year ago
Mike London
When the University of Virginia hired head coach Mike London in December 2009, the move elicited excitement from fans who had just endured a 3-9 season under former head coach Al Groh. London’s name at the time was synonymous with fierce...
Elton Hayes
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
The hype surrounding LSU Tigers’ sophomore running back Leonard Fournette is no longer stuff of Louisiana legend and myth but now a growing gridiron monster on a national scale for all college football fans to enjoy. The 6-foot-1, 230-pound...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Bo Pelini
Fans at large didn’t ask for it and you may not have either. However, there’s at least the smallest wonder of how Bo Pelini would’ve done in 2015 thus far had he been given one more chance to prove he was the coach that Dear Ol...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Arizona State has unveiled a new gray alternate uniform for its Oct. 3 matchup against UCLA. The uniform is known as the ‘Be The Hammer’ alternate and sports a gray scheme, largely due to the program using a sledge hammer to break a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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