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Ohio State will open conference play against Wisconsin with an “OR” in fine print on the depth chart between the two quarterbacks. Urban Meyer doesn’t  seem to mind.His Heisman-contending starter at quarterback, Braxton...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Maryland, Texas Tech and Minnesota are three of the biggest surprises after four weeks of the 2013 college football season.The Terrapins dominated West Virginia last week, crushing the Mountaineers 37-0 in Baltimore. After struggling with...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The final weekend of college football action in September once again features several non-conference matchups, but more competitive games are coming soon.Conference play for nearly all 10 leagues is starting to pop up more on the schedule each...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 5 starts tonight...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 Thursday, September 26thThe selection committee for college football's...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the best one-on-one matchups to watch in college football. Here are the most important games within the game to watch this weekend:QB Zach Mettenberger vs. FS Tray Matthews (LSU at Georgia)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley suffered a torn ACL in practice this week and will be out for the remainder of the season.Easley’s torn ACL is the second major injury suffered by Florida in the last few days, as quarterback Jeff...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Bye weeks litter the college landscape this week, so expect league scoring averages to drop drastically.  Second-guessing a couple of guys on your roster this week?  Hopefully, this week’s Start/Bench helps in your decision-making...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The Big 12 needs to pick up some signature moments, but it’s running out of chances to do so.The league is 2-4 against teams from the other five BCS automatic-qualifying conferences, with those wins coming against Mississippi State and SMU....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Two heavyweight battles highlight the Week 5 slate in the SEC. LSU, off to a 4-0 start, travels to Georgia in a potential preview of the SEC Championship Game. Ole Miss, which already has won two road games, heads to Tuscaloosa to take on the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Jim Delany knows what he’s doing.Half of his conference won’t play football this weekend, including most of his highest profile programs. Michigan, Nebraska, Penn State, Michigan State, Northwestern and Indiana are all off this weekend...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
There are two non-conference games left on the Pac-12 schedule. Notre Dame will face Arizona State next week and Stanford in the season finale. But otherwise, starting this weekend, every game out West will carry major Pac-12 championship...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
It’s another light slate of games in the ACC for Week 5.Six of the seven Saturday games in the conference feature a team favored by at least 10 points, with Virginia-Pittsburgh the only matchup in single digits.The spotlight for Week 5 in the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Buckeyes will bring back their Nike Rivalry uniforms, which featured chrome helmets and green buckeye stickers. Ohio State first showcased the Rivalry jerseys last year against Michigan where the clinched a perfect 12-0 season with a 26-21...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
The great start to the 2013 season continues for the Miami Hurricanes. During Miami's 77-7 win against Savannah State, the Hurricane faithful showed they can be just off their creative side by parodying Ylvis's "The Fox", which...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
One more day until Week 5 starts.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 Wednesday, September 25thOregon State quarterback Sean Mannion is off...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
No. 6 LSU visits No. 9 Georgia on Saturday in what is the biggest game of college football's Week 5 slate. Each team has national championship aspirations, and this is a critical game for both teams moving towards Atlanta. Les Miles and Mark...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama.With a horrid week of action behind us, college football fans can look forward to a Week 5 that features a dozen great matchups...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Frank Beamer
Even though Virginia Tech has been one of the ACC’s most consistent programs over the last 10 years, there’s some uneasiness surrounding Frank Beamer’s team in 2013. The Hokies finished 7-6 last season, which was the program...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The news coming out of Coral Gables is that starting QB Stephen Morris, who left Saturday's game against Savannah State in the first quarter with an ankle injury, will be ready to play this week. Morris described his ankle as feeling good and...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
At this point, head coach Butch Jones would take volunteers for his starting quarterback position.Unfortunately, he will have to settle for Volunteers as the Tennessee quarterback carousel continues to spin with Jones' announcement that Nathan...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
The NCAA’s Executive Committee has decided to reduce the scholarship sanctions on Penn State, giving the football program five more scholarships for the 2014-15 academic year. The announcement was made after George Mitchell, former U.S....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
In the Week 5 episode of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast, co-hosts Braden Gall and David Fox take a quick jog around the developments of a deceptively interesting Week 4 while taking a look at key games for Week 5.In this week’s podcast:...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
LSU and Florida both recorded solid wins in league play, but neither team made a move in the post-week 4 SEC Power Poll. Missouri, which looked good in its win at Indiana, jumped from No. 12 to No. 9. More Post-Week 4 Power Rankings: ACC...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Michigan is one of the toughest teams to gauge after four weeks of the college football season. The Wolverines have a good win over Notre Dame but barely beat Akron and Connecticut. Turnovers have been an issue for quarterback Devin Gardner, but...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Alabama held on to the top spot in the Legends Poll, after a slate of lackluster games over the weekend. The first eight teams did not change order from last week's poll. No. 9 Texas A&M swapped positions with Georgia, overtaking the ninth...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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