College Football Articles

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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year ago
Shawn Oakman
TCU or Baylor? That’s the big question at the top of the Big 12 in 2015. The Bears and Horned Frogs shared the conference crown last season, with Baylor claiming the head-to-head victory in a 61-58 shootout in early October. The debate...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ray Lawry
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
1 year ago
Joseph Yearby
The last three seasons, there has been no question who the starting running back for the Miami Hurricanes would be. Duke Johnson rushed for a school-record 3,519 rushing yards and 26 touchdowns before departing for the NFL. Instead of trying...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Robert Nkemdiche
After a 7-0 start that included a 23-17 upset victory over Alabama, Ole Miss became a legitimate contender not only in the SEC West, but also for a national title. Even with a loss to LSU, the Rebels were ranked No. 4 in the very first College...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 year ago
Predicting the ACC Coastal Division is a total crapshoot this season. While the teams, including Virginia Tech, may have different strengths and weaknesses, they all seem to have an equal amount of talent. Related: Virginia Tech...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
The SEC is in a state of crisis. Well, maybe not really. The league was considered strong enough to produce the No. 1 seeded team in the College Football Playoff and as many as three teams in the top four in early polls. But the...
David Fox
1 year ago
Defending Pac-12 champion Oregon may not be part of the five-team, mish-mash that is the Pac-12 South race, but head coach Mark Helfrich and the Ducks are not completely free from the fray.  Oregon draws USC and Arizona State in...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Scooby Wright
The Pac-12 is generally known for its high-scoring offenses. While there’s plenty of firepower on the offensive side of the ball in 2015, the Pac-12 returns two of the nation’s top defenders in UCLA’s Myles Jack and Arizona’...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tennessee Volunteers 2015
It has been almost a decade since the Tennessee Volunteers have entered a season with so much fanfare. The media and Vol fans alike, have set the “expectations bar” fairly high and with good reason. Tennessee returns 18 starters from a...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
At schools like Florida State and Clemson, four- and five-star recruits waltz onto campus every year. This year’s superstar-in-waiting is competing with last year’s hotshot, who has spent a full year in the system and in the strength...
Jon Kinne
1 year 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
1 year ago
Ashton Shumpert
The Mississippi State Bulldogs accomplished great things in 2014. After a 6-0 start, which included three straight wins over top-10 teams, the Bulldogs catapulted from unranked to No. 1 in the country. It actually only took five weeks for them to...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 year ago
Lane Kiffin
Alabama’s quarterback battle is one of the biggest in college football this fall, and the ongoing competition to replace Blake Sims took an interesting turn on Monday. Senior Jake Coker – considered by some to be the favorite –...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
After a disappointing 6-7 season, the Miami Hurricanes have made their 2015 goal clear, which is to play in the school’s first ACC Championship Game. In the 11 years since joining the conference, the team has averaged 4.2 wins a season in ACC...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
A walk-on earning his scholarship makes for some of the best videos in all of college football. This time it's NC State cornerback Nick Lacy getting his scholarship after all the hard work and effort he put into the team. His...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin made one of the biggest hires of the offseason in luring defensive coordinator John Chavis away from SEC West rival LSU. Chavis is a defensive-minded guru who should turn around that side of the ball for the...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago

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