College Football Articles

Travon McMillian
Virginia Tech, owning the head-to-head tiebreaker over North Carolina, has the inside track for the ACC Coastal Division crown. The only path to a title for the Tar Heels involves a Hokies conference loss and this week’s game with Georgia...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago
Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Starkville, Miss., are separated by only 83 miles across U.S. Route 82. As a result, the Alabama Crimson Tide and Mississippi State Bulldogs go back a long way. This Saturday, they'll meet for a noon kickoff in Tuscaloosa...
Cody McClure
3 weeks ago
Rawleigh Williams
Arkansas looks to continue the momentum from last week’s win over Florida, as LSU visits Fayetteville in a clash of SEC West rivals and the annual battle for the Golden Boot. The Razorbacks trail in the all-time series, but coach Bret Bielema...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
It's not the best week in terms of college football matchups across the board, but sometimes that means there is some great value with a team playing in an under-the-radar pairing. Don't forget about the teams that need style points and the...
Matt Josephs
3 weeks ago
Adoree' Jackson
The race for many division titles will take a turn this week and the race for a good postseason landing spot will start to really heat up with some of the college football games on the docket. While there are a ton of interesting matchups between...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
DeShone Kizer
Bowl eligibility means different things to different programs. At Notre Dame, getting to six wins and earning a bid to the Quick Lane Bowl is not a cause for celebration.   But for Army West Point, a program that has not tasted...
Jon Kinne
4 weeks ago
Mark Richt
After losing four straight games, the Miami Hurricanes finally got back on track last weekend. They defeated the Pittsburgh Panthers 51-28 at home as the Hurricanes scored their most points since a 70-3 victory over Florida A&M in the season...
Antwan Staley
4 weeks ago
D'Onta Foreman
It has definitely been a roller coaster of a season for Texas in 2016. The Longhorns started out with such promise after the victory over Notre Dame. However, things went downhill from there as Charlie Strong’s team lost four of the next six...
Jeremy Simon
4 weeks ago
Joe Mixon
Oklahoma-Baylor has developed into an intriguing Big 12 rivalry ever since that November night in 2011 when quarterback Robert Griffin III clinched a Heisman Trophy in the Bears’ wild upset of the Sooners. Since then, BU used two OU...
Allen Kenney
4 weeks ago
Saquon Barkley
Penn State continues to impress in the second half of the season, but the Nittany Lions face a decent challenge on the road on Saturday in Bloomington against the Indiana Hoosiers. With Saquon Barkley heating up and Trace McSorley gaining...
Kevin McGuire
4 weeks ago
Butch Jones
The Tennessee Volunteers (6-3, 2-3 SEC) will host the Kentucky Wildcats (5-4, 4-3) in Knoxville on Saturday with SEC East implications on the line. Butch Jones’ Volunteers appeared rejuvenated as they were able to get back into the win...
Rob McVey
4 weeks ago
Austin Appleby
The Florida Gators’ 91st-ranked offense finally caught up with them last week against the Arkansas Razorbacks. Florida (6-2, 4-2 SEC) was crushed by Arkansas 31-10 as the Gators were held to 229 total yards, including only 12 rushing...
Antwan Staley
4 weeks ago
Matt Dayes
A lot hangs in the balance as NC State visits Syracuse at the Carrier Dome.   Namely, bowl hopes, as a win this Saturday afternoon for either team would go a long way toward achieving postseason play.   However, both squads enter at 4...
Adam Kurkjian
4 weeks ago
Boston College will look to get back to .500 on Friday night, but to do so, the Eagles (4-5, 1-5 ACC) will need to pull off an upset on a short week while making a long trip. One week after picking up its first ACC win in more than a year, Boston...
Mike Ferguson
4 weeks ago
Nick Chubb
Auburn and Georgia enter the Deep South’s oldest rivalry with plenty at stake this Saturday. The Tigers ranked ninth in the second College Football Playoff selection committee top 25 and need a win to stay alive for a spot in the top four or...
Steven Lassan
4 weeks ago
Mitch Leidner
Nebraska and Minnesota are two programs trending in very different directions at the moment. After a dream 7-0 start to the seasonm, the Cornhuskers have dropped back-to-back games on the road to top-10 opponents, the latest in blowout fashion...
J.P. Scott
4 weeks ago
Everybody can see the finish line for the FCS regular season just ahead. It’s all right there, and for some, a conference title, playoff bid or both are within reach.   But does mid-November ever start to elevate the wackiness across...
Craig Haley
4 weeks ago
D'onta Foreman
The Week 11 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Washington-USC, Arkansas-LSU, Texas-West Virginia and Auburn-Georgia. Additionally, conference...
Mitch Light
4 weeks ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light break down the Playoff Committee Rankings and preview Week 11 in college football.   - Should the Committee bake in some controversy since the rankings don't matter? Should...
Braden Gall
4 weeks ago
Troy Williams
Utah and Arizona State are fighting to achieve dramatically different goals when they clash on Thursday night.   For the No. 15 Utes, a victory over the Sun Devils means another step forward to claiming the Pac-12 South title. Utah (7-2, 4-2...
John Coon
4 weeks ago
Matt Breida
Georgia Southern has an opportunity to get one step closer to bowl eligibility when the Eagles welcome UL Lafayette to the friendly confines of Allen E. Paulson Stadium for a Thursday Sun Belt tilt.   Georgia Southern (4-5, 3-2 Sun Belt)...
Elton Hayes
4 weeks ago
Elijah Hood
Now that was the North Carolina offense we were expecting to see all year. Okay, so the 438 yards per game that the Tar Heels had averaged before last Saturday was hardly awful. It’s just that with so many players returning from last...
Jon Kinne
4 weeks ago
Lamar Jackson
With the arrival of the College Football Playoff rankings, the focus of this weekly column shifts away from the coaches and media and their meaningless polls and moves to a room in Dallas full of some old guys and Condoleeza Rice.   The...
J.P. Scott
4 weeks ago
Josey Jewell
The fun has just begun.   Just when we think it's starting to appear that we can project the final four teams that will qualify for the College Football Playoff, the game happens. We — both fans and media — predict, project,...
J.P. Scott
4 weeks ago
Samaje Perine
We are onto Week 11 of the college fantasy football season and playoffs are either starting this week or are right around the corner for you so it is crucial that your lineup is set up properly heading into the weekend. Luckily, AthlonSports.com...
Mike Bainbridge
4 weeks ago

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