College Football Articles

Old Dominion alternate helmet
Old Dominion has a huge home game this Saturday, as NC State visits Foreman Field in Week 3. It’s rare for a Power 5 team to play a Group of 5 opponent on the road, so this will be a good opportunity for coach Bobby Wilder to showcase his...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
The most unnerving sight for Alabama football followers these days?  No, it's not a third-and-long pass by an opposing quarterback thrown between a pair of 'Bama defensive backs who appear to be almost -- almost being the...
Erik Stinnett
11 months ago
Texas A&M has started the season off doing its part to make the old Southwest Conference rivalry game against Arkansas, now played as SEC members, relevant but the Razorbacks have not. The difference in fortunes have not stopped the game from...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
Week 2 is now in the books, and the college fantasy football season is kicking into high gear. Are you prepared?   Athlon has teamed up with college fantasy veterans CollegeFootballGeek.com to help you dominate in 2015! Over the course of...
Mike Bainbridge
11 months ago
Mike Riley
Ladies and gentlemen of Husker Nation, the state of Nebraska football is still an unknown. The last-second loss to BYU and manhandling of South Alabama told us some things both good and bad, but we’ll learn very quickly just how good this...
Brandon Cavanaugh
11 months ago
Jeremy Johnson
Quarterbacks are always under heavy scrutiny for all 128 college football teams, and the pressure only increases in big-time matchups. While it’s still very early in the 2015 season, there are a handful of teams with critical matchups in Week...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Travis Wilson
It appears Kendal Thompson will get a second chance to prove he can lead Utah's offense. Thompson filled in for starting quarterback Travis Wilson on Friday night after Wilson left the game with a sprained shoulder in the second quarter of...
John Coon
11 months ago
Brandon Harris
On Saturday LSU squeaked out a 21-19 win on the road against Mississippi State starting the 2015 season off on the right foot. The game was far from pretty but an SEC win is an SEC win. Most LSU (1-0) and college football fans have no...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
The college football season is just getting started, and the competition off the field is nearly as heated as the competition on game day. The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club presented by Nexium & Advil gives you the...
David Fox
11 months ago
C.J. Prosise
It certainly was an eventful Saturday in Charlottesville, Va. Notre Dame came away with an exciting, last-second victory but in the process lost their starting quarterback for the season. After beating Texas so handily and watching...
Jon Kinne
11 months ago
Leonte Carroo
How does that old saying go?  "If you feel like you're going through hell, keep going."  That sure is what it feels like both inside and outside of the Rutgers football program anymore. After a dominating season-...
Chris Dougherty
11 months ago
Vernon Hargreaves III
It wasn’t as beautiful and spectacular as their first win of the season, but the Florida Gators held off the East Carolina Pirates 31-24 Saturday night for their second win of the 2015 season. The Gators clinched the victory when ECU...
Antwan Staley
11 months ago
The Miami Hurricanes didn’t have their best performance against the FAU Owls on Friday night in front of a national audience. Miami led by just three points at halftime and FAU tied the game 20-20 in the third quarter before the Hurricanes...
Antwan Staley
11 months ago
For Notre Dame it never seems to end. After a 2014 season riddled with injury after injury, decimating the defense beyond recognition at the end of the year, Irish fans hoped this fall would be different. Unfortunately, it’s been more of...
Jon Kinne
11 months ago
Hosts Braden Gall and David Fox break down the three biggest games of Week 2. How good is Micigan State and what does this win mean for the both the Spartans and the Ducks? What can Tennessee learn from this loss and does this catapult...
David Fox
11 months ago
Dalvin Cook
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
The Arkansas Razorbacks may still be a Top 25 team at some point during the year or by the time the last regular season game has been played, but after Week 2 the Hogs are no longer worthy of the consideration needing to fine tune several aspects...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
Tommy Armstrong
After a game that could’ve done a tremendous amount of damage to Nebraska’s psyche in their loss to BYU, there were plenty of questions this week. Would Tommy Armstrong continue to look the part? Would the running game finally show up?...
Brandon Cavanaugh
11 months ago
Eric Striker
Oklahoma staged a furious second-half rally against Tennessee on Saturday, as the Sooners defeated the Volunteers 31-24 in Knoxville. But the on-field action wasn't the only part of Saturday's game that was noteworthy. Oklahoma...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Penalties or mental errors drive coaches crazy. On Saturday night, Florida coach Jim McElwain exploded on Kelvin Taylor after he was assessed a 15-yard penalty for a throat-slash gesture against East Carolina. Here’s McElwain’s...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Southern Mississippi is in the middle of a rebuilding effort under third-year coach Todd Monken. However, Monken made it clear after Saturday’s win over Austin Peay: He is not happy with the fanbase. As expected, the Golden Eagles had an...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Earlier this week Bret Bielema, for reasons still unknown, talked about Ohio State's somewhat easy schedule. The Arkansas coach then compared it to the difficult schedule of his team who will face eight ranked opponents this season. After...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire suffered a significant ankle injury during Saturday’s game against Virginia. Zaire was injured during the third quarter on a rush attempt for the Fighting Irish and was replaced by DeShone Kizer. Prior...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Southern Miss ball boy
Being a ball boy for a college football team can be a dangerous task. Just ask the staff at Southern Miss. On Saturday, a Southern Miss ball boy got quite the scare after one of the Golden Eagles’ touchdowns against Austin Peay. ...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
How do you celebrate an upset? How ever you do it, Houston does it better. The Cougars took down the Cardinals and got all the way turned up in the locker room to rapper Future's "Commas." After a 34-31 victory to go 2-0 on the...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago

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