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Braden Gall and David Fox break down the latest in Big 12 expansion and preview the 2016 college football magazines. (We also have some fun by naming Kentucky Derby horses too.)   - What do the latest data reports mean for the future of the...
Braden Gall
2 weeks ago
Mitch Trubisky
Breakout players and the emergence of new faces are one of college football’s annual traditions. Players can go from a backup position into a starting role to earn all-conference honors or produce a big season. Incoming or redshirt freshmen...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Urban Meyer
The SEC ruled the NFL Draft yet again, while Ohio State dominated the 2016 proceedings, especially early. Considering the SEC is responsible for producing college football’s national champion in eight of the past 10 years and the...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago
Paul Rhoads
Another offseason, another busy year in the SEC’s assistant coach carousel. There’s usually no shortage of movement within the league or changes on staffs each offseason, and 2016 brought several moves to the contenders or teams looking...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Myles Jack
In 2015, there were 25 second-round picks who played in at least 14 games as rookies. Of the 17 NFL Rookie of the Week winners, eight were picked outside of the first round. Sure, Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Todd Gurley and Amari Cooper were...
Braden Gall
3 weeks ago
Baylor Bears
Braden Gall, Mitch Light and David Fox are back in the studio talking college football, previewing all five power five conference and more.   - Should Art Briles' job be in jeopardy because of what has happened at Baylor?...
Braden Gall
3 weeks ago
Greg Schiano
The Big Ten’s coaching carousel was an active one in the assistant ranks this offseason, as 12 out of the league’s 14 teams experienced some staff changes for 2016. While head coach hires often have a bigger impact, key assistant hires...
Steven Lassan
4 weeks ago
Braden Gall and David Fox are back after a Bachelor Party break to analyze how the Athlon Sports rankings are put together.   - There is a huge difference between power rankings and projecting the committee's rankings.   - Should...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Southern California has always had a flare for the dramatics.   The Trojans named former alum and Steelers legend Lynn Swann as their new Athletic Director, and people were a little confused to say the least. His lack of experience made him...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Even as Villanova is still basking in the glow of its first national championship since 1985 and fans are catching their breath after a wild NCAA Tournament, it’s still a good time to start looking ahead.   This upcoming college...
David Fox
1 month ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Returning starter data in college football preseason charts or magazine pages isn’t an exact science. The numbers and data can vary among different websites, magazines or other resources. However, even if there’s some disagreement on...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Soso Jamabo
Breakout players and the emergence of new faces are one of college football’s annual traditions. Players can go from a backup position into a starting role to earn all-conference honors or produce a big season. Incoming or redshirt freshmen...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
To celebrate the 2016 Masters, we look back at some of the tournament's greatest moments and amazing shots. Here are our favorites.   7. Louis Oosthuizen, 2012 Before Sunday 2012, there had been 19,809 rounds at The Masters,...
Rob Doster
1 month ago
David Ortiz
Baseball may be shifting towards more of a young man’s game thanks to a burgeoning crop of young superstars, but MLB still has plenty of “senior citizens” who are getting the job done. For example, David Ortiz, who is calling it...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Jimbo Fisher
Returning starter data in college football preseason charts or magazine pages isn’t an exact science. The numbers and data can vary among different websites, magazines or other resources. However, even if there’s some disagreement on...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Not all national champions are created equal, especially in college basketball.   With 64 teams — and now 68 — competing for a national title, the odds for a random result in the postseason is almost certain.   In...
David Fox
1 month ago
President Woodrow Wilson Opening Day in 1916
The 2016 MLB season started on Sunday with three games, but Monday’s Opening Day signals the official return of America’s pastime. It may not be an official national holiday, but baseball’s Opening Day is always eagerly awaited by...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Braden Gall, David Fox and Mitch Light are gearing up for another Athlon Sports preview magazine and the guys are discussing the most difficult decisions in 2016.   - What seperates Clemson from Florida State in the Atlantic Division...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Mike Trout
The youth movement in MLB is in full force. Not only are the reigning National League MVP and World Series MVP in the “25 and under” category, but the Rookie of the Year winners for both leagues have already entered the “best...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Brian Allen
Offensive linemen are the most underrated players in college football. The players in the trenches never get enough credit for their performance, but the five blockers up front set the stage for the skill players to have success. Recruiting and...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Chris Petersen
Washington is a team on the rise and one of the frontrunners to win the Pac-12 in 2016. After an 8-6 debut in Chris Petersen’s first season in Seattle (2014), all signs pointed to a rebuilding year for the Huskies in 2015. Despite returning...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
In the long history of Kansas basketball, Wayne Simien will have a special place. In his first two seasons, he played for two Final Four teams under Roy Williams. When Williams left for North Carolina, Simien was the first great player of the Bill...
David Fox
2 months ago
Shannon Brooks
Breakout players and the emergence of new faces are one of college football’s annual traditions. Players can go from a backup position into a starting role to earn all-conference honors or produce a big season. Incoming or redshirt freshmen...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Oklahoma State Cowboys
Braden Gall, David Fox and Mitch Light cover all of the media talks from the ACC, Big Ten and Big 12 while discussing Jim Harbaugh's latest antics as well as Kirby Smart's transfer rule.   - Mike Gundy had some strong words...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Les Miles
College football’s 2015-16 coaching carousel was one of the most active in recent memory. After 28 jobs changed hands, the 2016-17 version may not be as active at the end of the year. However, several big-time jobs could open, as Les Miles (...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago

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