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It’s becoming harder and harder to buy into the idea of Clay Helton as a long-term solution to USC’s coaching woes. As each week passes, USC looks more and more out of sorts and disheveled. By contrast, Arizona State is a well-oiled...
Josh Webb
9 hours ago
Jabrill Peppers
After a six-year hiatus in meetings on the gridiron, Michigan and Wisconsin are set to clash this Saturday in Ann Arbor for an intriguing matchup of two top-10 teams. Conference realignment and Big Ten expansion is the main reason behind the lack...
Steven Lassan
12 hours ago
Lamar Jackson
For the second time this season, the spotlight on a Saturday full of college football action is directed to the ACC, as Louisville and Clemson meet in Death Valley in a clash of top 10 teams. Even though this matchup takes place on the first...
Steven Lassan
13 hours ago
Jamaal Williams
A pair of first-year head coaches with completely different starts to their careers highlights the first-ever meeting between Toledo (3-0) and BYU (1-3).   For Toledo, the Rockets have fittingly launched the Jason Candle era off to a...
Mitch Harper
1 day ago
Christian McCaffrey
Friday night’s matchup between Washington and Stanford was picked as one of the Pac-12’s most anticipated games of 2016, and through the first four weeks of the season, nothing has changed to alter those expectations. The Cardinal and...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Skyler Howard
The Week 5 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Louisville-Clemson, Washington-Stanford and Michigan-Wisconsin. Additionally, conference matchups...
Mitch Light
1 day ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s Week 5 slate kicks off on Thursday night with two matchups. Kansas and Texas Tech meet in Lubbock to open Big 12 play for both teams, while Houston hosts Connecticut in a revenge game for coach Tom Herman’s program....
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview Week 5 in college football.   - Week 5 features three AP Top 10 matchups and the we disagree on two of them. We break down Stanford-Washington, Louisville-Clemson and Wisconsin...
Braden Gall
2 days ago
Tommy Armstrong
With the exception of two games on Thursday night this week, the first full month of the 2016 college football season is in the books. And as expected, plenty of players are having a breakout year at the quarterback position. Whether it’s a...
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
The NFL is in full swing, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day.   The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era gives you the...
John Gworek
3 days ago
College Football's fourth weekend featured multiple ranked matchups, a couple of big upsets, dramatic finishes and even some coach firings. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!...
Braden Gall
4 days ago
The 38-35 loss to Duke on Saturday didn’t just drop Notre Dame to 1-3, it definitely exposed the latest false messiah to coach the Fighting Irish.   It all feels so familiar, doesn’t it?   Notre Dame hires a new head coach...
Jim Weber
4 days ago
He hadn't struck a meaningful shot in many years — aside from the ceremonial tee shots that launched each Masters — but Arnold Palmer remained the world's most important golfer until the day he died, and his legacy will live on...
Rob Doster
4 days ago
Les Miles
LSU has fired coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season. Miles was on the verge of getting fired last season but survived for another year after the Tigers defeated Texas A&M in the regular season finale. Miles was hired to replace Nick...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Jalen Hurts
Weekly rankings are a big part of every college football season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The first month of the season has produced several high-profile matchups, and Week 4 didn’t disappoint...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Derek Barnett
Week 4 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Tennessee rallied in the second half to end an 11-game losing streak to Florida, Wisconsin scored a huge road win over Michigan State, and Texas A...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Demario Richard
Points and big plays won't be in short supply on Saturday night, as California and Arizona State meet in Tempe. Both teams are capable of scoring points in a hurry, with Vegas setting the over/under above 80 points. Needless to say, if you like...
Josh Webb
1 week ago
Skyler Howard
A lot has changed for both BYU (1-2) and West Virginia (2-0) since this game was scheduled back in 2010.   In 2010, just a few years after Rich Rod left for Michigan, the Mountaineers were still in the Big East and the late Bill Stewart was...
Mitch Harper
1 week ago
When Kentucky and South Carolina meet on Saturday in Lexington, it will be a clash of teams trying to find an identity on different sides of the ball. The Gamecocks have already shown some improvement on defense under first-year head coach...
Cody McClure
1 week ago
Jim Harbaugh
The Michigan Wolverines (3-0) were tested for the first time this season last week against Colorado, falling behind by two touchdowns in the second quarter before storming back in the second half to win 45-28.   Penn State (2-1) avenged its...
Mike Bainbridge
1 week ago
Joshua Dobbs
Florida will be looking for its 12th win in a row over Tennessee this Saturday, as the Gators and Volunteers meet in Knoxville for a critical SEC East showdown. Question marks surround the East Division’s top contenders after the first three...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Trevor Knight
Arkansas and Texas A&M meet for the third consecutive season in Arlington, Texas for a neutral site matchup of two teams on the rise and plenty at stake in the SEC. The recent contests between the Aggies and Razorbacks have provided plenty of...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Chad Kelly
The Week 4 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Michigan State-Wisconsin, Florida-Tennessee and Texas A&M-Arkansas. Additionally, conference...
Mitch Light
1 week ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview the entire slate of Week 4 action in college football.   - The week gets started with two weeknight games with Clemson visiting Georgia Tech and USC limping into Utah....
Braden Gall
1 week ago
Josh Rosen
College football’s Week 4 slate kicks off on Thursday night with an ACC showdown between Clemson and Georgia Tech. The Tigers have a huge showdown against Louisville next Saturday, but coach Dabo Swinney’s team can’t overlook the...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago

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