College Football Articles

Saturday marks the 112th meeting between Michigan and Ohio State on the gridiron and after almost a decade of ups and downs, this game has finally returned to the relevance it deserves. The two teams face at high noon on ABC as they historically...
Aaron Tallent
2 weeks ago
While there’s enough to be thankful this week, it could be extra special for Miami (Ohio) with a win over Ball State Tuesday evening in both teams’ final game of the regular season.   The RedHawks (5-6, 5-2 MAC) need just one...
Elton Hayes
2 weeks ago
Cooper Rush
Bragging rights between two Michigan MAC rivals are on the line Tuesday night, as Central Michigan travels to Ypsilanti to take on Eastern Michigan in the regular season finale for both teams. The Chippewas and Eagles are both bowl eligible, so it...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Ohio can lock up the East division's berth into the 2016 Mid-American Conference Championship Game with a win Tuesday night over Akron, but the Zips have plenty riding on their visit to Athens, as well.   Akron needs a win to keep its...
Kyle Kensing
2 weeks ago
It's Rivalry Week, adding extra intrigue to an important slate of games as the college football regular season winds down.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends and...
Rob Doster
2 weeks ago
Army Navy
The end of the college football season is never a welcomed sight for fans of all 128 programs. However, the end of November brings arguably one of – if not No. 1 – parts of the college football regular season in rivalry week.  ...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Charlie Strong
It goes without saying that the last game on everybody’s must-watch list on Saturday was Texas at Kansas.   The Jayhawks have been dreadful for years and rarely competitive during Big 12 play this or any other season. The Longhorns...
Bryan Fischer
2 weeks ago
The top teams in the FCS just kept winning and winning and...   Seriously, the top four teams in the Athlon FCS Power Poll – North Dakota State, Eastern Washington, Jacksonville State and Sam Houston State – have been in that...
Craig Haley
2 weeks ago
Sefo Liufau
Week 12 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Saturday's slate didn't produce another week of upsets, but there were several key matchups that will have a role in determining...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Joshua Dobbs
Week 12 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the SEC. Saturday's slate featured a handful of non-conference games, but LSU-Florida, Arkansas-Mississippi State, Tennessee...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Shea Patterson
Who would have thought a Week 12 matchup between Ole Miss and Vanderbilt could be so intriguing? With both teams “on the bubble” so to speak, in terms of getting to a bowl game, a win on Saturday could make a huge difference. Ole Miss...
Cody McClure
3 weeks ago
Anu Solomon
Things have spiraled out of control for Arizona since Pac-12 play started. As injuries and losses pile up, the Wildcats find themselves closing in on the wrong kind of milestone.   Arizona (2-8, 0-7 Pac-12) has lost eight straight league...
John Coon
3 weeks ago
Ronald Jones II
Every year since 1929 — and in some years, twice — UCLA and USC have met on the football field in competition. Saturday marks the 86th installment of the series, sometimes referred to as the Crosstown Rivalry.   No matter the...
Kyle Kensing
3 weeks ago
Saquon Barkley
Needing to win their final two games in order to have a chance to play for a Big Ten championship, Penn State will hit the road in hopes of avoiding a big upset in East Division play. The Nittany Lions head to the state of New Jersey to take on...
Kevin McGuire
3 weeks ago
John Ross
Washington's College Football Playoff hopes took a substantial hit last Saturday, when the Huskies lost at home to USC, 26-13. With two games still remaining in the regular season, and a Pac-12 Championship Game berth should Washington win out...
Kyle Kensing
3 weeks ago
Nick Fitzgerald
The SEC West Division title has been claimed with Alabama once again reigning supreme. What is left among the rest is bragging rights, bowl bids, and staying out of the division cellar. When the Arkansas Razorbacks (6-4, 2-4 SEC) and Mississippi...
Ryan Wright
3 weeks ago
Wayne Gallman
Losing to Pittsburgh was not what Clemson wanted, that’s for sure. But in the grand scheme of things, it didn’t change much for the Tigers. They are still in the top four in the College Football Playoff rankings and are one win...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago
Sonny Dykes
Stanford's run at or near the top of the Pac-12 has coincided with a monopolization of The Axe.   The Axe — awarded to the winner of the annual Big Game, played between Bay Area rivals Cal and Stanford — last resided in...
Kyle Kensing
3 weeks ago
Brian Hill
Following its 30-28 victory over Boise State in October, Wyoming took control of the Mountain Division of the Mountain West Conference. However, the Cowboys were shocked 69-66 in triple overtime against UNLV last week. Now 7-3 overall and 5-1 in...
Nicholas Ian Allen
3 weeks ago
Austin Carr
When it comes to the Big Ten, everyone is focused on Ohio State, Michigan, Wisconsin and Penn State right now. Those four teams are all dominating national conversation and jockeying for College Football Playoff position. In the meantime, the...
J.P. Scott
3 weeks ago
While last week was utterly disappointing for the Michigan Wolverines (9-1) and their fans following the 14-13 last-second loss to Iowa, everything is still right out in front of them heading into the last two weeks of the regular season. Win out...
Mike Bainbridge
3 weeks ago
DeShone Kizer
It was right there for Virginia Tech's taking. With North Carolina’s loss to Duke on Thursday night, the Hokies knew that a victory over 5-4 Georgia Tech clinched the ACC Coastal Division and put them into the conference championship game...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago
Joshua Dobbs
The Tennessee Volunteers’ (7-3, 3-3 SEC) chances of making it to Atlanta as SEC East champions got a little better last week after knocking off Kentucky 49-36 in Knoxville. However, Tennessee still needs to beat both Missouri this Saturday...
Rob McVey
3 weeks ago
Hopes have begun to fade for Syracuse in its quest for bowl eligibility, and it appears that Florida State is ready to wipe those out when the two teams meet Saturday at the Carrier Dome.   After the Orange suffered a 35-20 setback to NC...
Adam Kurkjian
3 weeks ago
Daniel Jones
During last weekend's rash of upsets, the Pittsburgh Panthers and the Duke Blue Devils were front and center. This week they meet up at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.   Pitt had lost two in a row, including a 51-28 loss to stumbling Miami...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago

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