College Football Articles

Every season of college football starts out the same way. We have all of these things that we think are knowns — lead-pipe locks as one popular radio host calls them. Then, by midseason, we're all wrong, sitting around wondering what...
J.P. Scott
11 months ago
Les Miles
The LSU Tigers enter the 2015 college football season seemingly with more questions on the roster than answers, yet still made enough of an impression on voters to be ranked 14th in the Associated Press' preseason poll. The Ohio State...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
Drew Ott
Iowa didn't even show up as a blip on the radar of most national publications entering the 2015 season. And given recent history, that's probably a well-deserved slight. But even as Kirk Ferentz’ name comes up repeatedly when talk...
Robert A. Boleyn
11 months ago
Marcus Maye
Florida will open its season at home on Sept. 5 without three players. The school announced on Friday that redshirt juniors Marcus Maye and Alex McCalister, and senior Latroy Pittman Jr., will not play in the home opener against New Mexico State,...
Elton Hayes
11 months ago
With the college football season quickly approaching, one of the University of Florida’s recent hires took to the camera to welcome new and returning students to Gainesville, and to galvanize Gator football fans.  It wasn...
Elton Hayes
11 months ago
Gary Patterson
TCU enters the 2015 season with a preseason ranking of No. 5 locked and loaded with 10 starters returning on offense and five on defense. The Horned Frogs' defensive line has two senior ends expected to win starting jobs when the season...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Once upon a time, LSU head coach Les Miles said something along the lines of "Not only do we lose a senior class every year, but we also lose a junior class." That statement is pretty powerful because it's true. Teams like LSU,...
Cody McClure
11 months ago
Joey Bosa
The balance of power in the Big Ten clearly rests with Ohio State and the East Division in 2015. The Buckeyes are a heavy favorite to repeat as college football’s national champion, and one look at the expert poll results for the best players...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Dave Doeren
NC State had a bit of a surprising 2014 season. The Wolfpack went from three wins in 2013 to eight and a St. Petersburg Bowl victory over UCF in head coach Dave Doeren’s second season. This season, not a lot of experts are giving NC...
Antwan Staley
11 months ago
Florida has surfaced as a potential destination for freshman quarterback Ricky Town, following his recent decision to transfer from the University of Southern California. Town was the nation’s fifth-best pro-style quarterback in the class of...
Elton Hayes
11 months ago
Bret Bielema
Some college football teams have a long history of redshirting freshmen preferring to give a full year of maturity in the weight room and on the practice field before unleashing the former high school talents onto the college gridiron. When it...
Ryan Wright
11 months ago
Tyler Boyd
There is good news surrounding the University of Pittsburgh's 2015 schedule; there really isn't an unwinnable game on the slate. The bad news is the Panthers have lost to every single team on their schedule at one point or another,...
Marky Billson
11 months ago
P.J. Fleck is the head coach for Western Michigan and as long as he is this creative, he should never be out of a job. The team delivered a scholarship to walk-on Trevor Sweeney in the best way... an onside kick. Although hard to execute, they...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Dak Prescott
There’s plenty of uncertainty at quarterback in the SEC for 2015, but talent certainly isn’t an issue among the league’s 14 teams. And needless to say, pairing down the SEC’s talent to the top 15 players is no easy...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping...
Athlon Sports
11 months ago
Patrick Mahomes
As we turn our calendars over to August, the college fantasy football season is kicking into high gear. Are you prepared?   Athlon Sports has teamed up with college fantasy veterans CollegeFootballGeek.com to help you dominate in 2015!...
Mike Bainbridge
11 months ago
Recruiting in the Big 12 has declined in recent years, but that doesn't mean the conference lacks for fresh faces that will impact their teams' fortunes this season.Related: Is the Big 12 in the Middle of a Recruiting Crisis? In...
Allen Kenney
11 months ago
Arizona State Unveils Crazy "Desert Ice" Alternate Football Uniforms
Arizona State is at it again. The team unveiled new “Desert Ice” alternate football uniforms, which will be worn Sept. 5 when the Sun Devils take on Texas A&M at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. According to uniform maker adidas...
Rich McVey
11 months ago
The color black is one of the most popular, yet on the Ohio State Buckeyes, the color black is something that freshmen players are hoping to shed and avoid as quickly as possible. The origins for this mindset go back to head coach Urban Meyer's...
Chip Minnich
11 months ago
Derrick Henry
If only Alabama’s Derrick Henry had a twin. One with a cannon of an arm and pinpoint accuracy. That would solve a lot of questions. "Somebody's got to make it happen," a somewhat exasperated Nick Saban said of the...
Erik Stinnett
11 months ago
Nebraska’s offense suffered a setback on Wednesday, as receiver De’Mornay Pierson-El was ruled out for six to eight weeks after a foot injury in fall camp. Pierson-El was slated to be a key piece of the Cornhuskers’ passing game...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
LOS ANGELES — Freshmen are off limits to media during USC fall training camp — the youngsters have enough on their plates as is. The weeks leading up to the Trojans’ 2015 season opener put first-year players through a crash...
Kyle Kensing
11 months ago
It's the most wonderful time of the year (if you're a walk-on who's been working hard). Bowling Green head coach Dino Babers surprised a couple players with the best thing they've heard in a while, they no longer have to pay...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Alabama draws one of college football’s toughest schedules this year. Of the team’s 12 regular-season opponents, nine are in Athlon Sports' preseason Top 25, five of which won bowl games in 2014.  The Crimson Tide open the...
Elton Hayes
11 months ago

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