College Football Articles

Chad Voytik
Two promising head coaches begin their tenures at new schools when Youngstown State visits the neighboring Pittsburgh Panthers. Youngstown native Bo Pelini comes from Nebraska to guide the Penguins, who knocked off Pitt at Heinz Field just three...
Marky Billson
1 year ago
Each season, Clemson schedules one of the FCS schools in South Carolina. Some years they play Furman, other years it is South Carolina State, and sometimes it is The Citadel. This year it’s Wofford, from just up the road in Spartanburg that...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Kyle Flood
Rutgers kicks off their 2015 campaign under mass scrutiny after a late August internal investigation involving head coach Kyle Flood, and the suspension of five players for the first half of their opener against Norfolk State. If nothing else,...
Chris Dougherty
1 year ago
Kevin Hogan
This is a battle of contrasting styles, between a squad with a bruising running game and gritty defense versus a speedy team who likes to spread out and hurl the ball all over the field. Traditionally, the former would be from the Midwest while the...
John La Fleur
1 year ago
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze has spent the last three seasons building the Rebels into one of the nation’s most talented teams. After a surprising 7-6 record in his first year in Oxford, Freeze landed the greatest recruiting class in...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 year ago
The honeymoon is over for new Kansas head coach David Beaty. On Saturday, he'll begin his first season at the helm of the Jayhawk program. He'll be leading a young and inexperienced squad into in a 2015 campaign where moral victories are...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Jordan Jenkins
The Georgia Bulldogs return 13 starters from a 10-win season last year including Heisman hopeful running back Nick Chubb. The Bulldogs welcome in new offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer and new starting quarterback and Virginia transfer...
Justin Nails
1 year ago
Chris Petersen
Washington coach Chris Petersen returns to familiar surroundings on Friday night, as the Huskies take on Boise State in one of the top matchups from Week 1. Petersen guided the Broncos to 92 wins from 2006-13 and left to take over for Steve...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Michigan State Spartans
College Football is back and so are my weekly picks against the spread. I will do my best to give sage and timely advice every Friday morning… for entertainment purposes only, of course. Week 1 is the best week of the year as so much is...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
College football’s 2015 season officially arrives in Iowa City Saturday as the Big Ten West Division's Iowa Hawkeyes play host to the Missouri Valley Football Conference and STATS FCS preseason No. 2 Illinois State Redbirds in a...
Robert A. Boleyn
1 year ago
Losing in the final seconds is never easy, it's even worse when the referees can't get their act together and spot the ball correctly. In Thursday's game between Colorado and Hawaii, the refs had problems throwing and catching the...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Joey Bosa
With the college football season now upon us, it seems like the perfect time to give a sneak peek at who I see being the top 10 NFL Draft-eligible prospects entering the 2015-16 season. This list came to fruition from many hours of tape study...
Rob Donaldson
1 year ago
Wes Lunt
Heading into the season the hot seat was as hot as any for Illinois head coach Tim Beckman. That seat hit a boiling point of no return last week, just one week prior to the first game of the season for Illinois. With Beckman losing his job amid...
Kevin McGuire
1 year ago
Maryland welcomes Richmond to College Park for Saturday’s season opener. Richmond, an FCS member, rolls into Byrd Stadium ranked No. 18 in the FCS Coaches Poll, after posting a nine-win 2014 season that ended with a loss to Coastal...
Elton Hayes
1 year ago
Corvallis became the nexus for some of the most unusual twists and turns in the offseason coaching carousel. It started with long-time head coach Mike Riley bolting Oregon State for Nebraska and ended with the Beavers bringing in former Wisconsin...
John Coon
1 year ago
AJ McCarron
For two years in a row now, Alabama's starting quarterback job has been hot topic No. 1 throughout August's preseason practices. Related: Ranking All 128 College Football Starting Quarterbacks for 2015 With Jake Coker, the guy...
Erik Stinnett
1 year ago
Kellen Moore
Each college football season starts off with less of a bang and more of a slow burn, with ranked teams rarely playing each other and few surprises. The only matchup between two ranked teams this weekend is when No. 3 Alabama faces No....
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Jordan Westerkamp
The college fantasy football season is upn us! Are you ready? Athlon has teamed up with college fantasy veterans CollegeFootballGeek.com to help you dominate in 2015! Whether you play daily or season-long college fantasy football,...
Todd DeVries
1 year ago
Josh Rosen
It's our first college football Saturday of the year as we dive into our selections. A reminder that you should only wager what you could afford to potentially lose and that I'm never going to go 100 percent. Handicappers should range...
Matt Josephs
1 year ago
Brandon Doughty
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ­­– He’s only two years into his tenure, but Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm is amid one of the craziest stretches of his football career. And considering he played in the defunct XFL, that’s a...
David Fox
1 year ago
Cincinnati’s Nippert Stadium is one of college football’s oldest playing venues, and after a year away due to renovations, the Bearcats are set to return to campus in 2015. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Nippert Stadium, ...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Who knew Heisman winners had such sense of humors? Former Heisman winners like Eddie George, Johnny Manziel, Robert Griffin III, Sam Bradford, Marcus Mariota, and more take part in the "Heisman House" for Nissan. The results are...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
When Danny McManus arrived at Nebraska’s Memorial Stadium on Sept. 7, 1985, the then-sophomore Florida State quarterback allowed himself to soak up the scene. There was Tom Osborne, in the flesh. McManus, who grew up in Hollywood, Fla.,...
David Fox
1 year ago
A new era of SMU football starts this season as former Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris takes off as head coach of the Mustangs. On the other hand, Baylor head coach Art Briles returns a roster filled with playmakers from last season...
Jeremy Simon
1 year ago
Michigan State travels to Kalamazoo in order to fulfill its end of the "3 for 1" contract with Western Michigan. The stadium is already sold out. However, one might wonder how many of those in attendance will be wearing green and white,...
John La Fleur
1 year ago

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