College Football Articles

Chris Ash
After starting the season with a loss at Pac-12 favorite Washington, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights look to have — at least for the moment — righted the ship in 2016. Back-to-back wins over Howard and New Mexico have spirits as high as...
J.P. Scott
6 days ago
Historically, contests against Mid-American opponents have been fruitful for Wyoming as the Cowboys are 7-4 all-time against the MAC. Wyoming added its seventh win against a MAC school Sept. 3 with a 40-34 overtime victory over Northern Illinois....
Elton Hayes
6 days ago
Sam Darnold
Are the wheels coming off for USC? Things look bleak for the Trojans after a 1-2 start. USC has struggled to find any sort of consistency on offense against Power Five teams, scoring just one touchdown and three field goals in losses to Alabama and...
John Coon
6 days ago
Kenny Hill
While both teams were victorious last week neither was overly impressive in their wins. TCU opened its Big 12 slate with a 41-20 victory over Iowa State while SMU chalked up its second win of the season by beating FCS member Liberty 29-14....
Jeremy Simon
6 days ago
Jalen Hurd
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season is in the books and so is the non-conference slate for most of the teams across the country. As a result, the move into league play is set to produce some interesting games all over the map as the season...
Bryan Fischer
6 days ago
Much of the Missouri Valley Football Conference that’s lined up behind North Dakota State is taking the week off to catch their breath before the conference schedule heats up.   Related: FCS Power Poll for Week 4  ...
Craig Haley
6 days ago
Dabo Swinney
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season certainly had its share out outrageousness. We had the five-time defending FCS champion taking down Iowa in Iowa City, Ohio State beating Oklahoma in Norman by three touchdowns and Louisville obliterating...
J.P. Scott
6 days ago
Deshaun Watson
The Clemson Tigers have not fared well recently at Georgia Tech's Bobby Dodd Stadium, and that's putting it mildly.   When Clemson last visited in 2014, the Yellow Jackets handed the Tigers their most recent regular season loss, 28-6...
Adam Kurkjian
1 week ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview the entire slate of Week 4 action in college football.   - The week gets started with two weeknight games with Clemson visiting Georgia Tech and USC limping into Utah....
Braden Gall
1 week ago
Josh Rosen
College football’s Week 4 slate kicks off on Thursday night with an ACC showdown between Clemson and Georgia Tech. The Tigers have a huge showdown against Louisville next Saturday, but coach Dabo Swinney’s team can’t overlook the...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Lamar Jackson
The 2016 college football season is only three weeks old. However, it’s never too early to look back at the preseason rankings and identify a few teams that have impressed or are poised to easily exceed projections. Louisville has emerged as...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Nick Saban
Imagine you are on a used car lot, looking for a good buy. The salesman/owner, an intense wiry man with a polka-dotted tie whose height ranges from 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-11 (reports vary) approaches you and walks you through the cars on the lot....
Aaron Tallent
1 week ago
Chico McClatcher
We just wrapped up week three of the college football season, and as can be expected, it was another weekend that featured new and unfamiliar faces coming up with big performances and thrusting themselves into the fantasy conversation.   A...
Mike Bainbridge
1 week ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Postgame celebrations like the one Nebraska and coach Mike Riley shared after Saturday’s win over Oregon were in short supply last season. After all, a 6-7 record in Lincoln isn’t much reason for celebration – especially when...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Jalen Hurd
Make no mistake, if Tennessee doesn’t beat Florida this weekend Volunteers head coach Butch Jones will find “For Sale” signs in his yard (I really don’t even know if that happens any more. It seems like a lot of work and you...
Aaron Tallent
1 week ago
College Football's third week is in the books after seven ranked teams lost.   - How good is Louisville and where do they deserve to be ranked? Alabama and Ohio State both won huge road games over ranked foes as well. Are these the...
Braden Gall
1 week ago
Lamar Jackson
Week 3 featured several high-profile matchups, but the big winners on Saturday were Louisville, Alabama and Ohio State. The Cardinals dominated Florida State to take a huge step forward in the ACC title race, while Alabama knocked off Ole Miss to...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Bob Stoops
After another crazy weekend of college football, we knew there would be some shakeup in the AP Top 25 Poll. Louisville rocketed to No. 3, and deservedly so. The Cardinals' blowout win over Florida State was nothing short of impressive, boosting...
J.P. Scott
1 week ago
The college football season is off to a roaring start, and the competition off the field is almost as heated as the action on it.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends...
Rob Doster
1 week ago
As the final minutes of Ohio State’s romp over Oklahoma ticked by and thoughts turned to what the college football universe looked like after Week 3, one couldn’t help but wonder why the television networks and marketers hadn’t...
Bryan Fischer
1 week ago
College football has a full-blown epidemic on its hands and the disease is spreading by the week.   It’s best known as “pulling a DeSean Jackson” – Dropping the ball before the goal line to prematurely celebrate a...
Jim Weber
1 week ago
If you want your FCS football team to be nationally ranked, please raise your right hand.   Seriously, coaches, we need some raised hands.   This past Saturday threw the FCS rankings into chaos — an annual occurrence in the...
Craig Haley
1 week ago
Jamaal Williams
UCLA (1-1) travels to Provo for the first time since 2008. In that last visit to Cougar Town, the Bruins suffered a record 59-0 loss at the hands of BYU. A lot has changed in the last eight years, including the Bruins getting a 24-23 win over the...
Mitch Harper
1 week ago
Trevor Knight
Auburn will host Texas A&M on Saturday in what is almost certain to be an entertaining game. Both teams have coaches who are under pressure to win big this season. Kevin Sumlin has an offense capable of putting up a lot of points, while Gus...
Cody McClure
1 week ago
Malik Jefferson
Cal always knew that 2016 was going to be a retooling year in many different forms. There’s the obvious loss of Jared Goff’s “it” factor, but the Golden Bears also are reconstructing their defense and breaking in a new...
Josh Webb
1 week ago

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