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Even with quarterback Taylor Martinez sidelined with a toe injury, Nebraska’s offense didn’t miss a beat against Illinois.The Cornhuskers won 39-19, and freshman quarterback Tommy Armstrong threw for 135 yards and two touchdowns on...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown took a huge hit in Saturday’s loss to Florida State and did not return to action.After the game, Terrapins’ coach Randy Edsall indicated Brown suffered a concussion and will be evaluated.Brown has been a...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
As expected, Alabama had little trouble scoring in its Week 6 matchup against Georgia State.Receiver DeAndrew White made one of the top plays of Week 6, as he made a one-handed grab from quarterback AJ McCarron to give Alabama a 21-0 lead in the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Minnesota coach Jerry Kill suffered a seizure on Saturday morning and won’t coach the Golden Gophers against Michigan.Kill suffers from epilepsy and has suffered five seizures since taking over at Minnesota in 2011.Defensive coordinator Tracy...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Texas quarterback David Ash has been ruled out for next Saturday’s game against Oklahoma.The junior suffered a concussion in Texas’ 40-21 loss at BYU on Sept. 7 and sat out the Longhorns’ 44-23 defeat to Ole Miss on Sept. 14.Ash...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton is one of college football’s most underrated players, but the junior suffered a knee injury in Friday night’s loss to BYU and is out indefinitely.Prior to his injury, Keeton threw for 1,388 yards...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ohio State and Northwestern have not played since 2008 and much has changed between these two teams since the last meeting.The Buckeyes are 46-10 from 2009-13, which includes the lost 2011 season due to suspensions and the preseason departure of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
This is a matchup between two teams moving in opposite directions. Notre Dame dropped out of the top 25 with a 35-21 loss against Oklahoma, while Arizona State moved back in with a convincing 62-41 win over USC.The Fighting Irish had just 102...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Entering the 2013 season, the Pac-12 North was considered a two-team race: Oregon and Stanford.After five weeks, the Ducks and Cardinal are still considered the frontrunners for the Pac-12 title.But is it time to move Washington into the contender...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ole Miss is hurting after a 25-0 shutout in Tuscaloosa to the nation's top team. Auburn is fresh after taking a week off following a 35-21 road loss to LSU. Both teams could use the win as both are 3-1 overall and 1-1 in the SEC.A win at Auburn...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Counting down the hours until Saturday's games.Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Friday, October 4thLSU quarterback Zach...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez has been ruled out of Saturday’s game against Illinois with a turf toe injury. This will be the second straight game Martinez will miss due to injury, as he did not play in the Cornhuskers’ win over...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Iowa State lost to Texas 31-30 on Thursday night, but the overriding theme from the defeat was questionable officiating.The Longhorns appeared to fumble on the goal line with just over a minute to go, but the officiating crew did not overturn the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Like it or not, Las Vegas rarely gets it wrong, so tracking betting lines should always be a big part of each football weekend — even if there are no bets on the line. Whether you condone gambling or not, think of it as becoming a more...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Texas wide receiver Mike Davis might be hearing from the Big 12 over this dirty cheap shot in the first half against Iowa State. After a Texas touchdown (and the ball nowhere in sight), Davis decided to take a shot at Iowa State defensive back...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
As expected, Butch Jones’ first season at Tennessee has been a challenge.The Volunteers opened the year with back-to-back wins against Austin Peay and Western Kentucky but lost by a combined score of 90-31 to Oregon and Florida.Last week,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Week 6 slate is highlighted by Ohio State’s trip to Northwestern and Washington’s visit to Palo Alto to play Stanford. Elsewhere, Ole Miss tries to get back on track against improved Auburn; Georgia hopes to avoid a letdown at...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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:Anthony Barr, LB vs. Travis Wilson, QB (UCLA at Utah)Stopping a 6-...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
With the arrival of October, most of the weekly action in college football is in conference play.That’s the case in Week 6, as the biggest games are conference affairs.Ohio State-Northwestern is the top game in the Big Ten this Saturday,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
After a 1-4 start, new Purdue coach Darrell Hazell is making a few changes to his lineup.Quarterback Rob Henry has been benched in favor of true freshman Danny Etling, and the Boilermakers will have two weeks to prepare their new starter with a bye...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Alabama safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix has been suspended indefinitely and won’t play in Saturday’s game against Georgia State.Clinton-Dix is suspended due to a violation of team rules.The junior ranks second on the team with 24 tackles and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 6 is here already and now it is time to make a push for the fantasy playoffs.  If your team is in the middle of the pack, every roster move you make from this point on can propel you up in the standings or bring your team closer to...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ole Miss, humbled last week in its 25-0 loss at Alabama, hits the road again, travelling to Jordan-Hare Stadium to face an improved Auburn team that is coming off a bye. In Nashville, Missouri will finally play its first conference game, against a...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
Last weekend was an eventful one out West. Stanford made another big statement in the Pac-12 North, Sean Mannion has the Beavers turned around, Washington got a big home win and, oh by the way, USC fired Lane Kiffin.The stories emanating from...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Week 6 in the ACC is headlined by a huge matchup in both divisions.In the Atlantic, Maryland travels to Florida State. The Terrapins have already matched their win total from last season, and their offense has improved with a healthy C.J. Brown...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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