College Football Articles

Johnny Manziel
Every rivalry has its heroes and villains, but some villains transcend the mano-a-mano nature of rivalry week.The best villains can irk fans from the SEC to the Big Ten to the Pac-12. Miami during its heyday managed to infuriate everyone. Steve...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The Heisman is but one award, and one award isn’t enough to contain the best of college football.

 While we love prognosticating who will win college football’s most coveted individual trophy, we also love the glut of postseason awards...
David Fox
1 year ago
Hugh Freeze
With just two weeks of regular season action left, the 2013 college football season is quickly coming to a close. There’s plenty of marquee games remaining, but it’s crunch time for teams to get bowl eligible, along with ones chasing a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
LSU Tigers
Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the best one-on-one matchups to watch in college football. Here are the most important games within the game to watch this weekend:Johnny Manziel, QB vs. Lamin Barrow, LBTexas A&M at LSUOne of the...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Wisconsin Badgers
There isn’t a marquee showdown in the Big Ten this weekend but there are a host of interesting games. Michigan State can clinch the Legends Division, two NCAA blue bloods get together in Happy Valley, two coaching staffs fight for their lives...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Tom Savage
The ACC features only four matchups with teams in conference play this Saturday, while Florida State, Georgia Tech, Clemson and North Carolina step out of the ACC for a non-conference affair.With the Atlantic Division title settled, the focus of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
UCLA Bruins
USC is still very much in the Pac-12 South race after the upset of Stanford last weekend, but for all intents and purposes, Arizona State visiting UCLA will determine the division champion this weekend. But the Rose Bowl isn’t the only point...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Bryce Petty
My, how times change.When the Big 12 began, Oklahoma State reeled off nine consecutive wins over Baylor. And for the most part, these weren’t good Oklahoma State teams.On Saturday, the Big 12 may come down to Oklahoma State and Baylor. The...
David Fox
1 year ago
There are three key games in the SEC this Saturday. In Oxford, Missouri hopes to keep its SEC East title hopes alive with a win over Ole Miss; in Baton Rouge, Johnny Manziel will have an opportunity to impress Heisman voters on a national stage;...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. Here's what might happen in Week 13.Note: The point of this column is to have some fun and make some outlandish predictions...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Johnny Manziel
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Will Muschamp
With just three weeks left in the regular season, the SEC has nine bowl-eligible teams. And the conference could add to that total if Tennessee wins its final two games, and if Florida or Mississippi State can get to six victories.Florida has been...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Midweek MAC games in November are must-see television for starving college football fans.However, midweek games can be tough on attendance, but that’s the trade-off for the added exposure on television.The crowd for Tuesday night’s...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Johnny Manziel vs. LSU is the top game this week despite more meaningful action around the country. A conference title is on the line in the Big 12 and divisions are up for grabs in the SEC East, Pac-12 South and Big Ten Legends. Braden Gall and...
David Fox
1 year ago
Texas Tech lone star alternate
Texas Tech is set to close out its regular season schedule with a trip to Texas on Thanksgiving night. And the Red Raiders will break out an alternate uniform against the Longhorns, unveiling a “Lone Star” look for next Thursday’s...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ohio State-Michigan is one of the top rivalry games in college football each season, and the Buckeyes plan to wear an alternate uniform for this year’s meeting.Ohio State will wear all white uniforms, which are a tribute to the 1950 “...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Art Briles
Perhaps the most telling number for Week 13 in the Big 12 is the two teams that aren’t involved in the most important game in the league this year.Baylor at Oklahoma State is the biggest game in the Big 12 this season (so far), meaning...
David Fox
1 year ago
Connor Halliday
With 12 weeks in the books, college football’s bowl and national title picture is starting to come into focus.Alabama and Florida State are headed for an intriguing national championship in Pasadena - provided both teams finish the season...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
USC mascot
USC knocked off Stanford 20-17 on Saturday, improving to 5-1 under interim coach Ed Orgeron.The Trojans’ only loss under Orgeron’s watch was a 14-10 defeat at Notre Dame.It’s clear USC is playing with a renewed sense of energy and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Minnesota Golden Gophers
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the Big Ten to put...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Derek Carr
Fresno State and Northern Illinois are a combined 19-0 heading into Week 13. The Bulldogs rank No. 15 in the latest release of the BCS standings, while the Huskies check in at No. 16.With both programs in the top 16 of the BCS standings, the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the Pac-12 to put...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Tim Beckman
With three weeks left in the 2013 season, college football’s coaching carousel is set to begin. There were no coaching changes over the last week, but with the end of the year coming for a few teams, expect to see more movement over the next...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jimbo Fisher
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the ACC to put together...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the SEC to put together...
Mitch Light
1 year ago

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