College Football Articles

by Mark Ross AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl Missouri (7-5) vs. North Carolina (7-5) Date: Dec. 26 at 5 p.m. ET Location: Independence Stadium, Shreveport, La. When Missouri and North Carolina meet up on Dec. 26 in Shreveport, La., it will...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Carson Palmer, Matt Leinart and now Matt Barkley. USC’s recent tradition of quarterbacks sticking around for their senior season continued on Thursday with Matt Barkley’s announcement that he will...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow him @BradenGall) The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon Sports is continuing its series of BCS rankings. We ranked the best performances of each BCS bowl game and we ranked the best teams of each BCS...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
by Nathan Rush Hawaii Bowl Southern Miss (11–2) vs. Nevada (7–5) Date: Dec. 24, 2011 at 8 p.m. ET Location: Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii How’d you like to spend Christmas on Christmas Island? Well, Southern Miss and Nevada will do just...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
— by Mark Ross With the 14th season of BCS bowl action about to take place, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot in the BCS and here are...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Las Vegas Bowl Arizona State (6-6) vs. Boise State (11-1) Date: Dec. 22 at 8 p.m. ET Location: Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas, Nev. Another season, another near miss for Boise State. The...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon Sports is continuing its series of BCS rankings. We ranked the best performances of each BCS bowl game and we ranked the best teams of each BCS conference. Now, we break down the top...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow him @BradenGall) The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon Sports is continuing its series of BCS rankings. We ranked the best performances of each BCS bowl game and we ranked the best teams of each BCS...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) Poinsettia Bowl TCU (10-2) vs. Louisiana Tech (8-4) Date: Dec. 21 at 8 p.m. ET Location: Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, Calif. TCU and Louisiana Tech will meet for the first time in history when...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow on @AthlonBraden) Urban Meyer’s impact has already sent shockwaves through the recruiting world. His biggest coup yet came this weekend when the No. 3-rated player in the Athlon Consensus 100 committed to the Ohio State...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
by Mark Ross Beef O’Brady’s Bowl Florida International (8-4) vs. Marshall (6-6) Date: Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. ET Location: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Fla. So what happens when a Golden Panther meets up with a Thundering Herd? That’s what...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Mitch Light (follow at @AthlonMitch) With the 14th season of BCS bowl action about to take place, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 17 in Albuquerque and ends on Jan. 9 in New Orleans with the BCS Championship. With 35 games on the docket, there's plenty of options to keep college fans interested over the next month. Athlon's editors...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @AthlonBraden) The recruitment of the nation’s No. 4 prospect, two-way star lineman Arik Armstead, has been anything but smooth. The 6-foot-7, 280-pound stud from Elk Grove (Calif.) Pleasant Grove committed to the...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @AthlonBraden) The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Mitch Light New Mexico Bowl — Temple vs. Wyoming For the second time in three seasons, Wyoming is in a bowl game with a true freshman at quarterback. Two years ago, Austyn Carta-Samuels guided the Cowboys to a win over Fresno State in the...
Mitch Light
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) One year after winning the national championship, Gene Chizik is looking at a turning point in his tenure at Auburn. Chizik’s coaching staff took a hit over the last few weeks, with offensive...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Utah State (7-5) vs. Ohio (9-4) Date: Dec. 17 at 5:30 p.m. ET Location: Bronco Stadium, Boise, Idaho The second matchup of bowl season features a battle on the blue...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
The coaching carousel in college football has been as crazy as ever this offseason. It started with former Notre Dame boss Bob Davie going to New Mexico, and now has progressed to where Rich Rodriguez and Mike Leach are in the Pac-12 and Urban...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @AthlonBraden) The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action, and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With Todd Graham leaving for Arizona State, Pittsburgh has to embark on its third coaching search in the last two seasons. Mike Haywood was hired to replace Dave Wannstedt last December, but was...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
by Patrick Snow (@AthlonSnowman on Twitter) New Orleans Bowl Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4) vs. San Diego State (8-4) Date: Dec., 17 at 9 p.m. ET Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, La. Both teams ended this season with an 8-4...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
Bowl season is upon us, and there are several quality storylines in the early matchups. Some college football stars to look for in the pre-Christmas slate are Boise State quarterback Kellen Moore, Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict, San...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which Oklahoma team was the best of the decade? Which...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) New Mexico Bowl Temple (8-4) vs. Wyoming (8-4) Date: Dec. 17 at 2 p.m. ET Location: University Stadium, Albuquerque, N.M. The 2011-2012 bowl season kicks off in Albuquerque, N.M. with a...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago

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