College Football Articles

Taylor Martinez
Taylor Martinez has been battered and bruised this year. After being riddled with turf toe and sidelined for two games, the senior quarterback is now battling a hip pointer and a shoulder injury. He suffered the hip pointer on Oct. 26th and did not...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Officiating in any sport is a difficult assignment. Mistakes are going to be made each week, but some errors are bigger than others.There have been numerous bad calls in sports history, but we rounded up 16 of the worst in recent memory, including...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Auburn Tigers
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. Here's what might happen in Week 11.Note: The point of this column is to have some fun and make some outlandish predictions...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Connor Shaw
The SEC still reigns as college football’s premier conference in 2013. Alabama ranks as the No. 1 team in the BCS standings, and five other teams from the SEC are among the top 15 in the latest release.While Alabama is clearly the No. 1 team...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Bryce Petty
Baylor enters the final month of the season on the verge of a special year. The Bears won 18 games from 2011-12, but coach Art Briles has positioned this team for a run at the national championship.Baylor has rolled to a 7-0 start, winning five...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Marcus Mariota
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Midweek MAC games are one of the more entertaining parts of college football’s November schedule. However, the Buffalo-Ohio game from Tuesday night won’t be remembered for a quality game between two potential bowl teams. Instead, awful...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Thursday we’ve all be waiting for is here as Oregon visits Stanford and Oklahoma visits Baylor. On this week’s edition of the Cover 2, hosts Braden Gall and David Fox prepare you for Thursday plus action for Saturday.On this week...
David Fox
1 year ago
Bryn Renner
North Carolina quarterback Bryn Renner suffered a shoulder injury against NC State and will miss the rest of the 2013 season.Renner threw for 1,765 yards and 10 touchdowns this season and completed 65.8 percent of his throws.Losing Renner is a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
According to several media reports, Texas is set to hire Arizona State’s Steve Patterson as its next athletic director. Patterson graduated from Texas’ Law School in 1984 and edged West Virginia’s Oliver Luck for the job.Patterson...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Will Muschamp
Life in the SEC is a challenge for any coach, and that's especially true when it comes to Florida's Will Muschamp. The SEC is the No. 1 college football conference, and there’s more pressure to perform at a higher level than anywhere...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Connor Cook
With 10 weeks in the books, college football’s bowl picture is starting to clear.The third release of the BCS standings saw another change at the top. Florida State passed Oregon for the No. 2 spot behind Alabama. However, if both teams win...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the Pac-12 to put...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Mike London
College football’s coach on the hot seat carousel took an odd turn last week, as FAU’s Carl Pelini resigned over illegal drug use. Pelini’s resignation was the fourth coaching change of 2013, and the first since Miami (Ohio)...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
With Northwestern needing two more wins to get bowl eligible, the Nov. 16 game against Michigan will be huge for its postseason hopes.And the Wildcats will play that game with a new uniform combination, which helps to benefit the Wounded Warrior...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Finally, in the first week of November, the preseason favorite to win the Big 12 started to look the part.Oklahoma State defeated Texas Tech 52-34 in Lubbock in its most complete game of the season, just in time for the Cowboys’ toughest part...
David Fox
1 year ago
Andre Williams
With 10 weeks in the books, Florida State has clearly separated itself from the rest of the ACC. The Seminoles have dominated the No. 2 and No. 3 teams in Athlon’s weekly ACC power rankings and jumped into the No. 2 spot in the release of the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Michigan State Spartans
What a wild week in the Big Ten. The three best teams in the league — Ohio State, Michigan State and Wisconsin — won in convincing fashion but the rest of the conference was under cardiac arrest in the fourth quarter.Indiana came...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
With the favorite winning all four of the SEC games on Saturday, there wasn’t much movement in the weekly Power Rankings. Arkansas, which has lost six straight game, did fall from No. 13 to No. 14. More Post-Week 10 Power Rankings: ...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
Marqise Lee
With Oregon and Stanford on bye in Week 10, it was a relatively quiet Saturday in the Pac-12.However, the spotlight shifts to the Pac-12 on Thursday night, as the Ducks and Cardinal meet to stay alive in the national title picture.Arizona State...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
2013 The Legends Poll Top 25: College Football Week 10
It seems every team is gunning for top-ranked Alabama, and Florida State once again proved it belongs among the top contenders after another dominating performance against a top 10 opponent.  No. 3 Florida State dismantled Miami (FL) in...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Tajh Boyd
Transamerica is a proud sponsor of the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented each year by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Education Foundation to the nation’s top college quarterback based on character, citizenship,...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The final year of the BCS standings will give fans of a handful of teams a chance to argue one last time.Alabama, Oregon, Baylor and Stanford were all off Saturday, but Thursday will begin a week that will define the remainder of the season. On...
David Fox
1 year ago
By virtue of the process of elimination, Clint Chelf entered the season as one of the most experienced quarterbacks in the Big 12.After the opener, he also had the least firm grip on his starting job when he was replaced by J.W. Walsh. But in the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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