College Football Articles

Quarterback play is the most scrutinized position in college football each season. The difference between winning a conference championship or just getting bowl eligible could all depend on the player under center. Last season, Texas A&M’...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Despite what coaches have said at media days in the last two weeks, not all position battles and breakout players are equal. Some will be more pressing than others.That’s why Athlon Sports is taking a look at what we’re calling “...
David Fox
1 year ago
It's been a busy week in the college football world.In addition to the latest news, Friday's links will try to highlight some of the best posts of week - just in case you didn't catch our posts from earlier in the week.Contact us...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen is known for his passing attacks, but the Mountaineers picked up a key transfer to help the offense on the ground for 2014. Former Pittsburgh running back Rushel Shell has selected West Virginia as his next home....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
College football has a blown officiating call to thank for South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney blowing up a ball-carrier in the hit seen around the Internet.Before Clowney’s devastatingly legal Outback Bowl hit last season, Big East...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Is South Carolina the latest team to have a chrome helmet in the uniform rotation? It’s possible.The team’s equipment staff tweeted out a photo of this chrome helmet, but also mentioned later on that South Carolina will be wearing its...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Most of college football’s preseason hot seat coach rankings list USC coach Lane Kiffin at the top or in the top five. But if you believe athletic director Pat Haden, there’s no reason for Kiffin to worry about his job security.In a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
New Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck has brought some much-needed energy into the program, and the Broncos are already off to a good start on the recruiting trail for the 2014 signing class. And Fleck's task is to get Western Michigan back...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Michigan’s last share of the Big Ten title occurred in 2004, but the Wolverines appear to be inching closer to a return to the top of the conference.Coach Brady Hoke is assembling some of the nation’s top talent on the recruiting trail...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
2013 is shaping up to be an interesting year in the Big 12. Six or seven teams have a case to be picked No. 1, so this could be one of the more entertaining (and wide-open) conference title races in the nation.Oklahoma has won at least 10 games in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Statistical production, individual awards, team success, longevity, supporting cast, level of competition, raw talent and overall athletic ability all factor heavily in determining overall greatness. Sometimes, you simply know greatness when you...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
West Virginia Stadium
West Virginia has taken a long and winding path to Big 12 competition. It hasn't had an undefeated season since the AP Poll was implemented in 1934, has played in three difference conferences and was an independent as well. The Mountaineers...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Brand image is a massive part of modern 21st century business and college football is big business.Signature uniforms like the Sooners or Cowboys, unique hand signals or historic mascots like Bevo help separate one team from the next in...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
An Ole Miss chrome helmet made its rounds on the internet a week ago, but it doesn’t appear the Rebels will be wearing that version anytime soon.But what about a powder blue version? Ole Miss previously wore a similar variation, in the 1980s...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
A relatively quiet day around college football as Big Ten Media Days winds down in Chicago. Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The 2012 season wasn’t a pleasant one for USC. The thud from preseason No. 1 to 7-6 with a two-touchdown loss to Georgia Tech in the Sun Bowl qualifies as one of the most disappointing for any school anywhere.Painful as it was, that season...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Buffalo launched a rebranding effort this summer, and the team debuted its new jerseys and helmets for 2013 at MAC Media Days.The Bulls are hoping to brand themselves as the State University of New York, and the new jerseys reflect the rebranding...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Miami, Ohio is making a pretty drastic switch to its uniforms for 2013.And needless to say, it’s quite an interesting change, as the RedHawks are adding a chrome helmet with the block M in front (instead of the sides as in previous years)....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Brand image is a massive part of modern 21st century business and college football is big business.Signature uniforms like Clemson's alternate purples, picturesque campuses like Blacksburg, Va., or historic personalities like Bobby Bowden help...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Vanderbilt coach James Franklin and his staff are on an annual coaches treat in Chattanooga, but that didn’t stop the third-year head coach from having a little fun.Franklin took the challenge of jumping from a 50-foot cliff into the lake,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Florida State tight end Nick O’Leary was involved in a scary motorcycle accident in early May, but details of the crash have been kept largely quiet for the last two months. O'Leary was not seriously injured in the crash, which is hard to...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Pac-12 North is viewed as a two-team race in 2013. Oregon and Stanford are the class of the North, but there are a lot of eyes on Washington this year.The Huskies have a revamped and improved Husky Stadium after spending a year in the Seahawks...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Nothing swings a season in college football like a close game.Every time a national championship contender wins by a touchdown or a field goal over a lesser opponent, like clockwork the talking heads say every champion has a game like that through...
David Fox
1 year ago
The Big Ten Media Days are underway in Chicago, but the news continues from around the rest of college football.Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The college football season is right around the corner, which means it’s almost time for fantasy drafts. College fantasy leagues aren't as popular as their NFL counterparts, but there is plenty of interest in the college game each season...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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