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An interesting dynamic played out during the Big 12’s limited slate of games Saturday.On one hand, Oklahoma grabbed the most impressive win for a Big 12 season even if Notre Dame slid out of the top 25. On the other hand, West Virginia showed...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Once again, this league features some of the nation's best offensive performances. Bishop Sankey carried the ball 40 times, Sean Mannion tied a school record, Brandin Cooks can't be covered, Bralon Addison cannot be tackled and Kevin Hogan...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
After Saturday night’s loss at Arizona State, USC decided to fire coach Lane Kiffin.In his fourth season at USC, Kiffin had a record of 28-15, including a 10-2 mark in 2011. However, the 10-2 year was flanked by a disappointing 8-5 record in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Georgia running back Todd Gurley gashed LSU for 73 yards on eight carries in the first half, but the sophomore running back left the game early due to an ankle injury.Gurley is not expected to return against the Tigers.Backup Keith Marshall is one...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
It seems every week Florida State freshman quarterback Jameis Winston makes a play worthy of highlight reel status on Saturday night.This week was no different, as Winston connected with receiver Kenny Shaw on a 55-yard touchdown to end the first...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw suffered a sprained shoulder in the first half of Saturday’s game against UCF and won’t return to action.Prior to his injury, Shaw completed 1 of 2 passes for four yards, while rushing for 30 yards...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Oklahoma State opened Big 12 play on the road at West Virginia this Saturday, and the Cowboys unveiled a brand new helmet in Morgantown.Oklahoma State used an orange helmet with Pistol Pete last year, but the Cowboys unveiled a white variation this...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Notre Dame and Oklahoma are two of college football's premier programs and meet on Saturday in a huge measuring stick game for both teams. The Fighting Irish have had the Sooners' number.In 10 all-time matchups, Oklahoma is just 1-9 with an...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
It's only Week 5 of the 2013 college football season, but the late-night matchup between USC-Arizona State could be a crucial game for both teams. The Trojans and Sun Devils expected to compete for the Pac-12 South title, are looking to notch...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Alabama has won three out of the last five SEC West titles and back-to-back national championships. Ole Miss is still searching for its first West Division title, but the Rebels are making gains on Alabama and LSU under second-year coach Hugh...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ohio State and Wisconsin have won or shared the last eight Big Ten titles. And the winner of Saturday’s matchup will take a huge step to playing for the conference championship in December, as the Buckeyes and Badgers are clearly the class of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The epicenter of college football’s Week 5 schedule is once again in the SEC, as Georgia hosts LSU in a battle of two top-10 teams. With a loss to Clemson in Week 1, the Bulldogs have to win this game to stay alive in the national title...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Oregon Ducks better watch out as it appears the Washington Huskies are trying to lay claim to the best helmets in the land with this flashy new headware. The pictures leaked on Twitter earlier today.Helmet news: #Washington will wear their...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
West Virginia will start its third quarterback of 2013 on Saturday, as Ford Childress is out due to injury, and Florida State transfer Clint Trickett will take the No. 1 spot on the depth chart. Childress is out indefinitely with a torn pectoral...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The No. 14-ranked Oklahoma Sooners ride into South Bend for a Saturday afternoon showdown (NBC, 3:30 p.m. ET) with the No. 22-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Notre Dame Stadium. After last season’s 30–13 Notre Dame upset of Oklahoma...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ohio State will open conference play against Wisconsin with an “OR” in fine print on the depth chart between the two quarterbacks. Urban Meyer doesn’t  seem to mind.His Heisman-contending starter at quarterback, Braxton...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Maryland, Texas Tech and Minnesota are three of the biggest surprises after four weeks of the 2013 college football season.The Terrapins dominated West Virginia last week, crushing the Mountaineers 37-0 in Baltimore. After struggling with...
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...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The final weekend of college football action in September once again features several non-conference matchups, but more competitive games are coming soon.Conference play for nearly all 10 leagues is starting to pop up more on the schedule each...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 5 starts tonight...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 Thursday, September 26thThe selection committee for college football's...
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:QB Zach Mettenberger vs. FS Tray Matthews (LSU at Georgia)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Bye weeks litter the college landscape this week, so expect league scoring averages to drop drastically.  Second-guessing a couple of guys on your roster this week?  Hopefully, this week’s Start/Bench helps in your decision-making...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley suffered a torn ACL in practice this week and will be out for the remainder of the season.Easley’s torn ACL is the second major injury suffered by Florida in the last few days, as quarterback Jeff...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jim Delany knows what he’s doing.Half of his conference won’t play football this weekend, including most of his highest profile programs. Michigan, Nebraska, Penn State, Michigan State, Northwestern and Indiana are all off this weekend...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
There are two non-conference games left on the Pac-12 schedule. Notre Dame will face Arizona State next week and Stanford in the season finale. But otherwise, starting this weekend, every game out West will carry major Pac-12 championship...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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