College Football Articles

Unlike other leagues, the Big 12 had few fireworks and few surprises in its second to last week of the season.The three teams still in contention for the Fiesta Bowl remain so, even if Baylor needed four takeaways to overcome a struggling offense...
David Fox
1 year ago
Big Ten Football
The Big Ten regular season is in the books. Two teams went undefeated in the league, and those two teams will square off in the 2013 Big Ten Championship Game. Michigan State topped Minnesota with a suffocating defense to finish unbeaten in the...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Pac-12 Football
The Civil War, Apple Cup, Battle for the Victory Bell, Territorial Cup and Rumble in the Rockies always make the final weekend of Pac-12 action exciting. The in-state and crosstown battles make the Pac-12's rivalries underrated nationally....
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jameis Winston
The ACC went 1-3 against its SEC rivals, but Florida State’s win over Florida puts the Seminoles in position to play for the national championship with a victory in the ACC title game next Saturday.Duke’s surprising season continued...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Iron Bowl highlighted one of the wildest weeks in recent college football history. Auburn’s unlikely win is the obviously headliner, but there were other intriguing games in the SEC. Missouri punched its ticket to the SEC title game with...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
Gus Malzahn
Nick Marshall’s deflected touchdown pass to Ricardo Louis to beat Georgia stood as perhaps the best play in Auburn history. One of the biggest plays in SEC lore.Not anymore.When fans tell the story of the 2013 Auburn season, Marshall to Louis...
David Fox
1 year ago
Tre Mason
Nick Marshall’s deflected touchdown pass to Ricardo Louis to beat Georgia stood as perhaps the best play in Auburn history. One of the biggest plays in SEC lore.Not anymore.When fans tell the story of the 2013 Auburn season, Marshall to Louis...
David Fox
1 year ago
Sometimes, a top-five matchup doesn’t live up to the hype. But in Auburn-Alabama’s case on Saturday, the Iron Bowl lived up to its top-five billing, with the Tigers stunning the Crimson Tide on a last-second missed field goal return for...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ohio State still has a chance for a spot in the national championship game, even if Michigan did everything it could (in regulation) to end those hopes.A game that began with a bit of nastiness — a fracas early in the second quarter that...
David Fox
1 year ago
Michigan-Ohio State is one of college football’s top rivalries, so it’s no surprise there were a few scuffles between the two teams on Saturday.However, things got a little ugly in the first half, as punches were thrown in a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Kevin Sumlin
Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin was expected to be in high demand this offseason, as the Alabama native was mentioned for potential openings at USC or in the NFL.But Sumlin’s name can be eliminated for any job openings, as the school...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Bo Pelini
Nebraska coach Bo Pelini is squarely on the hot seat after Saturday’s loss to Iowa. But Pelini’s job doesn’t appear to be in any danger, as athletic director Shawn Eichorst offered his support for the embattled coach on Saturday....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jameis Winston
Florida-Florida State is usually one of the most-anticipated matchups in the Sunshine State each year. But the luster and interest has clearly eroded away from this season’s meeting.Florida State needs two wins to play for the national...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tajh Boyd
The annual meeting between South Carolina and Clemson for bragging rights in the Palmetto State always has plenty of intrigue, but there’s a little more at stake in 2013 when these two teams take the field.For the first time in this rivalry...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
James Franklin
Missouri and Texas A&M are old Big 12 rivals, but these two teams are set to meet in a critical SEC contest on Saturday night.Texas A&M’s loss to LSU was a huge setback to the Aggies’ BCS bowl hopes, but a win over Missouri...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
LSU was a huge favorite for Saturday’s game against Arkansas, but the Tigers needed a late fourth-quarter score to beat the Razorbacks.Trailing 27-21 late in the fourth quarter, receiver Jarvis Landry caught a 32-yard pass from quarterback...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Devin Gardner
Ohio State and Michigan are moving in opposite directions this season. The Buckeyes are in the midst of a nation-best 22-game winning streak, while the Wolverines have lost four conference games and rank only above Northwestern in the Legends...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
AJ McCarron
The SEC West title is on the line this Saturday when Alabama and Auburn meet in the 78th Iron Bowl. While the immediate prize for the winner on Saturday is a trip to Atlanta, this game also has major national title implications.Alabama is in the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Auburn Tigers
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. Oklahoma State, Michigan State and Washington State helped me out last...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
The Heisman ceremony is two weeks away, and the field is in disarray.Meanwhile, the field for other position awards is starting to narrow as the season-long voting for many of these awards has been whittled to finalists.
While we love...
David Fox
1 year ago
Will Muschamp
Catching up on the news from around the nation....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 Wednesday, November 27thIt seems every coach...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ka'Deem Carey
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:Ka’Deem Carey, RB vs. Chris Young, LBArizona at Arizona...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Dave Doeren
Week 14 is the final full week of college football regular season action. Next week’s slate is an abbreviated one, focused on the conference championships and a handful of other games.There’s no shortage of intrigue around the nation...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dan Mullen
The Egg Bowl, one of college football's most overlooked rivalries, with be chock full of intrigue on Thanksgiving night. Dan Mullen is looking to avoid his first losing season since his rookie year in Starkville and a win over Ole Miss would...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Rivalry week has lost its juice in the Big 12.Thanks to conference realignment, Texas won’t face Texas A&M during the Thanksgiving holiday. No Missouri-Kansas, either. And thanks to no conference championship game, the Bedlam Game will...
David Fox
1 year ago

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