College Football Articles

Jimbo Fisher
There is one date that stands out on the 2016 FSU football calendar — Oct. 29.   With both Clemson and Florida State welcoming back just about every key offensive player along with plenty of talent on defense, it’s more than...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
You know the overused saying, "the schedule does them no favors" that gets applied to almost every team prior to the start of a college football season? Well, that doesn't really apply to Michigan this year.   ...
Mike Bainbridge
1 month ago
Ole Miss Rebels
Personalities and college football experts on SiriusXM College Sports Nation ranked the nation’s top 16 quarterbacks, running backs, coaching staffs, defenses, head coaches, mascots, stadiums, uniforms and fan bases and you can hear in-depth...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
All hope seems to be lost with many college football fans when a successful starting quarterback graduates from their favorite team.   Related: 10 FCS Quarterbacks to Watch in 2016   They tend to forget many programs have five or six...
Craig Haley
1 month ago
The Big 12 has ruled the headlines this offseason for good and bad reasons. The conference decided to go back to having a championship game. This of course brought thoughts about expansion, which the conference says will not occur right now. Of...
Matt Josephs
1 month ago
Josh Rosen
This may be the season for a changing of the guard in the Pac-12. Either Stanford or Oregon has won every league championship since 2009. This season both may be vulnerable. UCLA has the league’s best quarterback. USC has enviable talent....
David Fox
1 month ago
Virginia Tech opens the year with an FCS opponent, but shortly thereafter things get substantially more difficult. The very next week, new head coach Justin Fuente will lead his troops into one of the season’s most anticipated non-conference...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Trevor Knight
Transfers are a huge part of any college football season. Whether it’s a graduate transfer eligible right away or a player that sat out the previous year due to NCAA rules, impact players are available in the transfer ranks every...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Dante Barnett
In a conference known for prolific offenses and shootouts galore, the Big 12 features more than its fair share of wild card players.   Related: Big 12 Football 2016 Predictions   Some are stepping in for departed stars. Others...
Allen Kenney
1 month ago
As a transplant living in Nebraska, the summer months are often brutal. I'm not talking about the heat and unrelenting humidity. I'm talking about the annual ritual of the Nebraska Cornhusker football fan base, where passion wraps itself in...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
DeMarcus Walker
For Jimbo Fisher’s Florida State Seminoles, talent won’t be a problem in 2016. FSU returns 21 of 22 players from the two-deep on its offensive depth chart from 2015 and on defense, the Seminoles have a nice mix of youth and experience...
Mike Ferguson
1 month ago
When Texas walked off the Rose Bowl field on Jan. 7, 2010, at least one thing seemed certain: Whatever else the future held, the Longhorns were set at quarterback. True, they’d just lost one of the biggest games in school history, a 37–...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
New faces abound in Pac-12 football in 2016. The Conference of Champions lost more than half of its starting quarterbacks, including the NFL's No. 1 overall pick, Jared Goff; star defensive players like UCLA's Myles Jack and Utah's...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
The ACC Coastal should provide the most intrigue with so many teams that could win the division. North Carolina should mount a stiff defense of its division title, Miami is on its way back and Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech could both...
Matt Josephs
1 month ago
Brandon Harris
The season is almost here: Do you know who your team’s starting quarterback is?   In some cases the answer is obvious, even if it’s not exactly reassuring. (Sometimes a little drama can be a welcome development.) Elsewhere, the...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Braden Gall and David Fox look deep into their Mario Cristobal and try to predict how college football will look in ten years.   - To try to grasp where college football could be in 2026, we have to look back at the game in 2006. DVRs and...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Luke Falk
Football matters again at Washington State. The Cougars broke through last season, finishing with a winning record and a bowl game victory for the first time in 11 seasons. Is Washington State a one-year wonder or is head coach Mike Leach'...
John Coon
1 month ago
Shaq Wiggins
The ACC is loaded with players who are already high on NFL teams’ draft boards and are household names for their respective fan bases. But while those players, like Clemson’s DeShaun Watson or Florida State’s Dalvin Cook, will...
Adam Kurkjian
1 month ago
Clemson and Florida State figure to represent the ACC Atlantic in the conference’s title game and potentially in the College Football Playoff depending on how the year goes. Other than that, Louisville could be a threat. The rest...
Matt Josephs
1 month ago
Corey Clement
Injuries are an unfortunate part of any college football season and usually take a toll on all 128 teams by the end of the year. Several key players were hit by the injury bug in 2015, including a handful of big names from the Big Ten. Wisconsin...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Don Brown
Most head coaches have a preferred side of the ball — usually the side they worked on while making their name — and their strategies tend to lean on that unit. There are countless defensive coaches who never seem to be able to field...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Knowing what wins championships, it’s no coincidence the program with the most dominating defense in the FCS has won the last five national titles.   North Dakota State is the model for athletic, aggressive, physical and ball-hawking...
Craig Haley
1 month ago
Chris Petersen
The Washington Huskies will have to navigate some treacherous terrain in order to meet the lofty expectations ahead of them in the 2016 season.    Related: Washington Huskies 2016 Preview and Prediction   Though Washington...
Kyle Kensing
2 months ago
Joshua Dobbs
The bar was set fairly high for a young Tennessee Volunteers team in 2015. Despite suffering heart-breaking losses to four great teams by the narrowest of margins, the Volunteers still managed to close out the season in strong fashion, culminating...
Rob McVey
2 months ago
Deshaun Watson
Deshaun Watson’s national championship game performance was the kind of night that childhood dreams are made of — the rising junior threw four touchdowns and had 478 yards of total offense — except for the final minutes....
Athlon Sports
2 months ago

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