College Football Articles

Anthony Jennings
The Johnny Manziel Circus came to Baton Rouge in late November 2013 promising all sorts of offensive fireworks. And, if LSU fans were lucky, perhaps the notorious Texas A&M quarterback would pull some kind of reality TV stunt, like trying to...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Derrick Henry
The 2015 college football season is still a ways off, but the preview and look ahead to the upcoming year never stops. On Friday, Golden Nugget sportsbook released odds on several key games for the upcoming year. According to BettingMoves...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Few programs have heated up the recruiting trail the way Michigan has in the month of June. Over the last 25 days the Wolverines have added 20 verbal commitments including the Thursday pledge of 4-star defensive end Ron Johnson. Michigan landed the...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Ohio State is king right now, and already working for another title. The Buckeyes released an awesome hype video focusing on their returning players and how they plan to repeat this season. The video is pretty powerful and as far as hype...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Unlike the Pac-12 North, the conference's southern division will be a lot tighter. USC has the pieces to make it to the College Football Playoff while Arizona State, UCLA and Arizona all could make some noise of their own. Outside of...
Matt Josephs
1 year ago
There is a lot of moving and shaking happening in the Big Ten these days. On the field, this league has taken a lot of flack over the years (particularly from the South) about how slow the game is played in the Midwest. Off the field, Jim...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Tommy Armstrong
The Big Ten West Division is considered Wisconsin’s to lose in 2015. But just how big is the gap between the Badgers and Nebraska? Last season, the Cornhuskers finished two games behind Wisconsin in the Big Ten West standings and were...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jalen Hurd
Alvin Kamara is using the word “maturity” quite a bit these days. He’s describing the maturity required to allow a younger teammate to become his mentor. He’s describing the maturity that same teammate must possess not...
David Fox
1 year ago
Auburn is planning to have a massive scoreboard in place by the start of the 2015 season. The video scoreboard measures 190 x 57 feet and is going to be the biggest in the nation. And the program is celebrating the new scoreboard by having the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dabo Swinney
Offensive lines are often one of the most overlooked groups during the season or with preseason predictions. While the five players in the trenches aren’t going to be on many highlight reels, offensive lines are the key to any team's...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Brian Kelly
Recruiting efforts for the Fighting Irish have picked up over the last week, as head coach Brian Kelly has added three more recruits to his 2016 class, the latest being Rochester, N.Y, athlete Jamir Jones on Tuesday. Related: Notre...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
DeForest Buckner
The terms “on the hot seat” or “under pressure” usually apply to quarterbacks and head coaches. After all, there’s an enormous amount of pressure on quarterbacks and coaches for any college football team. And...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Texas A&M legend and Heisman Trophy winner John David Crow, who passed away earlier this month, carved a niche in college football history with his outstanding play at both linebacker and running back. Crow played in the era from 1954 to...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Miami Hurricanes
It's put up or shut up time in the ACC Coastal. In 10 years with two divisions, Miami has never played in the ACC title game. Neither has North Carolina or Virginia. In just two seasons, Pitt has yet to make a splash in their new home as...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jeremy Johnson
Who is Jeremy Johnson? We know he’s the next starting quarterback for the Auburn Tigers. He had an “outstanding spring” according to his head coach, Gus Malzahn. But most importantly he’s the next breakout star in...
Jason Hall
1 year ago
Bob Stoops
In the last two seasons, one Oklahoma team went 11–2 and upset Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Another went 8–5 and got offensive coaches fired. According to the statistical profile, one of those teams was better and it wasn’t the one...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Texas Longhorns
Big 12 expansion is the story that won’t go away. On Wednesday, Oklahoma president David Boren said, “I’m advocate of a 12-member Big 12.” And previously this summer, West Virginia athletic director Shane Lyons also...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Oregon ran away with the Pac-12 North last year, winning all but one of its conference games. This season the Ducks will be without Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota, but head coach Mark Helfrich does have options to try and replace him....
Matt Josephs
1 year ago
Clemson Tigers
The Athlon Sports editorial staff agonized, argued and then settled on a number. It happens every year with certain predictions for the preseason magazines and the Top 25. In 2015, Baylor or TCU in the Big 12 was a huge debate. USC or Oregon...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Josh Banderas
The terms “on the hot seat” or “under pressure” usually apply to quarterbacks and head coaches. After all, there’s an enormous amount of pressure on quarterbacks and coaches for any college football team. And...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Mason Rudolph
The overall unpredictability of a college football season is one of the main reasons to tune in each Saturday during the fall. While preseason predictions and rankings are often accurate and correctly project the amount of wins for specific teams,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dabo Swinney
When the Clemson offensive coaches meet, Robbie Caldwell has to feel a little bit out of place, even if he has been coaching the Tiger offensive line for four seasons. Leading the meeting is likely to be Jeff Scott or Tony Elliott, the program...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
While famous rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs has been involved in a fight at UCLA with a coach, the bigger sports story that seems to arise out of it comes from the coach involved, Sal Alosi. While most may not remember that name, he...
Josh Hamburger
1 year ago
Brian Kelly
The Fighting Irish started off the weekend adding speed and athleticism to their 2016 recruiting class, landing wide receiver/cornerback Jalen Elliott and wide receiver Kevin Stepherson. Elliott helped L.C. Bird (Va.) High School to a 14-2...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Danny Etling
If there was ever a knock on the LSU program during head coach Les Miles' tenure it would be the play under center. Year after year despite producing NFL-quality wide receivers, the Tigers' passing game has left a lot to be desired. On...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago

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