College Football Articles

Alabama draws one of college football’s toughest schedules this year. Of the team’s 12 regular-season opponents, nine are in Athlon Sports' preseason Top 25, five of which won bowl games in 2014.  The Crimson Tide open the...
Elton Hayes
1 year ago
Shawn Oakman
TCU or Baylor? That’s the big question at the top of the Big 12 in 2015. The Bears and Horned Frogs shared the conference crown last season, with Baylor claiming the head-to-head victory in a 61-58 shootout in early October. The debate...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ray Lawry
As we turn our calendars over to August, the college fantasy football season is kicking into high gear. Are you prepared?   Athlon Sports has teamed up with college fantasy veterans CollegeFootballGeek.com to help you dominate in 2015!...
Mike Bainbridge
1 year ago
Joseph Yearby
The last three seasons, there has been no question who the starting running back for the Miami Hurricanes would be. Duke Johnson rushed for a school-record 3,519 rushing yards and 26 touchdowns before departing for the NFL. Instead of trying...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Robert Nkemdiche
After a 7-0 start that included a 23-17 upset victory over Alabama, Ole Miss became a legitimate contender not only in the SEC West, but also for a national title. Even with a loss to LSU, the Rebels were ranked No. 4 in the very first College...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 year ago
Predicting the ACC Coastal Division is a total crapshoot this season. While the teams, including Virginia Tech, may have different strengths and weaknesses, they all seem to have an equal amount of talent. Related: Virginia Tech...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
The SEC is in a state of crisis. Well, maybe not really. The league was considered strong enough to produce the No. 1 seeded team in the College Football Playoff and as many as three teams in the top four in early polls. But the...
David Fox
1 year ago
Defending Pac-12 champion Oregon may not be part of the five-team, mish-mash that is the Pac-12 South race, but head coach Mark Helfrich and the Ducks are not completely free from the fray.  Oregon draws USC and Arizona State in...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Scooby Wright
The Pac-12 is generally known for its high-scoring offenses. While there’s plenty of firepower on the offensive side of the ball in 2015, the Pac-12 returns two of the nation’s top defenders in UCLA’s Myles Jack and Arizona’...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tennessee Volunteers 2015
It has been almost a decade since the Tennessee Volunteers have entered a season with so much fanfare. The media and Vol fans alike, have set the “expectations bar” fairly high and with good reason. Tennessee returns 18 starters from a...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
At schools like Florida State and Clemson, four- and five-star recruits waltz onto campus every year. This year’s superstar-in-waiting is competing with last year’s hotshot, who has spent a full year in the system and in the strength...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ashton Shumpert
The Mississippi State Bulldogs accomplished great things in 2014. After a 6-0 start, which included three straight wins over top-10 teams, the Bulldogs catapulted from unranked to No. 1 in the country. It actually only took five weeks for them to...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 year ago
Lane Kiffin
Alabama’s quarterback battle is one of the biggest in college football this fall, and the ongoing competition to replace Blake Sims took an interesting turn on Monday. Senior Jake Coker – considered by some to be the favorite –...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
After a disappointing 6-7 season, the Miami Hurricanes have made their 2015 goal clear, which is to play in the school’s first ACC Championship Game. In the 11 years since joining the conference, the team has averaged 4.2 wins a season in ACC...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
A walk-on earning his scholarship makes for some of the best videos in all of college football. This time it's NC State cornerback Nick Lacy getting his scholarship after all the hard work and effort he put into the team. His...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin made one of the biggest hires of the offseason in luring defensive coordinator John Chavis away from SEC West rival LSU. Chavis is a defensive-minded guru who should turn around that side of the ball for the...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Jalen Ramsey
Some of the ACC’s biggest names and best players from the 2014 season are playing on Sundays this fall, but the league still has a strong core of talent for 2015. The ACC boasts a solid overall group of quarterbacks and talent on defense with...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
As the Big Ten Conference improves, so too does the incoming talent. The end result is a new crop of players talented enough to crack their respective starting lineups and make an impact throughout the season. The Big Ten has a group of...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Jarron Jones
Notre Dame left spring practice with a lot of bodies along the defensive line. Then defensive ends Jhonny Williams and Kolin Hill announced their decision to transfer, lessening the depth on the edge. But a much bigger blow came on Friday when...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Alex Collins
Arkansas’ mighty ground attack suffered a setback this weekend, as the school announced running back Jonathan Williams will miss an extended period of time after a foot injury in a weekend scrimmage. According to a release from the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Vanderbilt Commodores 2015 alternate uniforms
Vanderbilt unveiled its new alternate uniforms for 2015 during its annual Dore Jam, and the school hit a home run with this design. The alternate look is the nicknamed “Deep Water” and features a gray uniform with a chrome helmet....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jim Harbaugh’s fingerprints are all over the Michigan football program in 2015, and the first-year coach reportedly plans on making an alteration to the Wolverines’ away uniforms. According to thewolverine.com, Michigan is changing...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
One thing you can say about Cortez Lewis is that he has a phenomenal memory. The Wake Forest wide receiver has a secret handshake with over 50 members of the team. That's a lot of memory being used. You have to remember who's who and...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Everyone in college football wants to have the best hype video, but many are put to shame with Arizona's work of art. The Wildcats went all-out with "Licence to Thrill." The team channels James Bond as they ride around...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago

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