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Devin Gardner
Ohio State and Michigan are moving in opposite directions this season. The Buckeyes are in the midst of a nation-best 22-game winning streak, while the Wolverines have lost four conference games and rank only above Northwestern in the Legends...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Auburn Tigers
Like it or not, Las Vegas rarely gets it wrong, so tracking betting lines should always be a big part of each football weekend — even if there are no bets on the line. Oklahoma State, Michigan State and Washington State helped me out last...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
The Heisman ceremony is two weeks away, and the field is in disarray.Meanwhile, the field for other position awards is starting to narrow as the season-long voting for many of these awards has been whittled to finalists.
While we love...
David Fox
1 year ago
Mike Tomlin
The NFL’s Thanksgiving Day slate of action ends with a tasty matchup of AFC North archrivals, as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens will meet up again at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC. While Mike Tomlin’s Steelers and John Harbaugh...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Tony Romo
The Dallas Cowboys look to keep pace in the NFC East when they host the Oakland Raiders on Thanksgiving Day at 4:30 p.m. ET on CBS. Jason Garrett’s Cowboys (6-5) are coming off last week’s 24-21 victory on the road over the New York...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Darren McFadden
Week 13 of NFL action gets started with a Thanksgiving Day tripleheader. With the fantasy playoffs right around the corner, these three early games (Green Bay at Detroit, Oakland at Dallas and Pittsburgh at Baltimore) could be critical to getting...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Josh Gordon
Week 13 not only marks the end of the bye weeks, it also signals the beginning of the stretch run, and that is especially the case as it relates to fantasy football. With the playoffs starting as early as this week (depending on the set up of your...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Stephen Gostkowski
At this point in the season, don’t get cute with kickers. Make and win the playoffs with who got you there, after consulting Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 kicker rankings of course.New England’s Stephen Gostkowski is...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Philip Rivers
Quarterbacks playing conference opponents for a second time this season spearhead the top three on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 rankings at the position this week.Detroit’s Matthew Stafford is atop the quarterback ranks, having...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Luke Kuechly
Two olds and a new are must-starts this week on defense, but it is where Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 rankings are bookended in the top five that could make the most noise.The Carolina defense, a surprise this season at second in...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Andre Brown
The theme is the same for the running backs on top of Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 rankings as it is for the quarterbacks — familiar opponents.Minnesota's Adrian Peterson had 10 points against a much different Chicago team...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Jimmy Graham
There is an interesting quandary this week with Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 tight end rankings, right as we position ourselves for playoff seeding.Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski, Jason Witten, Tony Gonzalez and Julius Thomas are the...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Antonio Brown
Hope you like some receivers with your Thanksgiving meal.  Of the top 11 in Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 13 wide receiver rankings, four of them play on Turkey Day.But it is hard to go against Detroit’s Calvin Johnson,...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
The Maui Invitational wraps up Wednesday evening, but the rest of Thanksgiving weekend will provide plenty of opportunities to gorge on basketball through Sunday.The Battle 4 Atlantis again brings us the top tournament with Kansas leading the way...
David Fox
1 year ago
Will Muschamp
Catching up on the news from around the nation....Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Wednesday, November 27thIt seems every coach...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ka'Deem Carey
Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the best one-on-one matchups to watch in college football. Here are the most important games within the game to watch this weekend:Ka’Deem Carey, RB vs. Chris Young, LBArizona at Arizona...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Dave Doeren
Week 14 is the final full week of college football regular season action. Next week’s slate is an abbreviated one, focused on the conference championships and a handful of other games.There’s no shortage of intrigue around the nation...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dan Mullen
The Egg Bowl, one of college football's most overlooked rivalries, with be chock full of intrigue on Thanksgiving night. Dan Mullen is looking to avoid his first losing season since his rookie year in Starkville and a win over Ole Miss would...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Rivalry week has lost its juice in the Big 12.Thanks to conference realignment, Texas won’t face Texas A&M during the Thanksgiving holiday. No Missouri-Kansas, either. And thanks to no conference championship game, the Bedlam Game will...
David Fox
1 year ago
AJ McCarron
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
Arizona State Sun Devils
Both Arizona State and Stanford are locked into the Pac-12 Championship Game, but there is still lots left to be accomplished out West in the final weekend of the regular season. Home-field advantage in the title game hangs in the balance in The...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Ohio State Buckeyes
There is little left to determine in the Big Ten this weekend. Bowl pecking order is still yet to be ironed out but no more teams can reach the postseason on the season's final weekend. Even one of college football's greatest and most...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Arizona State Sun Devils
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 14.Note: The point of this column is to have some fun and make some outlandish predictions...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jameis Winston
National respect, BCS bowls and the Coastal Division title are all up for grabs in the ACC this Saturday.With four games against the SEC, the ACC has a chance to earn some national respect, especially if Clemson can go on the road and beat South...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Battle 4 Atlantis Facts and FiguresSite: Paradise Island, BahamasTV: NBC Sports NetworkChampionship game: Saturday, 9:30 p.m.First-round gamesVillanova vs. USC (1 p.m.)Kansas vs. Wake Forest (3:30 p.m.)Xavier vs. Iowa (7 p.m.)Tennessee vs. UTEP (9:...
David Fox
1 year ago

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