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Travon McMillian
Every college football team has players most would consider underrated. However, defining underrated players is no easy assignment, as that term varies in meaning between fans and experts. With the 2016 season approaching,...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Stanford Cardinal
Personalities and college football experts on SiriusXM College Sports Nation ranked the nation’s top 16 quarterbacks, running backs, coaching staffs, defenses, head coaches, mascots, stadiums, uniforms and fan bases and you can hear in-depth...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Ryan Tannehill
Regroup and reboot. That’s been the annual ritual at the Davie headquarters for more than two decades, since the Dolphins’ last appearance in an AFC Championship Game. They haven’t even appeared in the postseason since 2008....
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Rex Ryan
If coach Dabo Swinney’s “All In’’ slogan can help get Clemson to the national title game, maybe it will get the Buffalo Bills to the NFL playoffs.   After a league-high 16 consecutive seasons of failing to...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Bill Belichick
The drama of last season ended in bitter disappointment for the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game in Denver, a loss that hit the team as hard as any in recent years. Now, as the Patriots prepare to take the next step and chase the...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Brandon Marshall
The wait continues for Jets fans, who saw their team miss the playoffs last season by losing the regular-season finale in Buffalo. It was a torturous loss for the Jets, falling to their former coach, Rex Ryan. And in some ways, it spoiled many of...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
In the last three seasons, there’s been a sense that the SEC’s dominance is showing vulnerability.   Florida State beat Auburn for the final BCS championship in 2014, and Ohio State eliminated Alabama on the way to the first...
David Fox
5 months ago
Luke Falk
As we all know, a majority of college football games are played on Saturday. But there are quite a few games this year that fall on Friday - 56 to be exact. That is the most ever, and hey, maybe that’s not a bad thing. A matchup on...
Lance Dozier
5 months ago
Ole Miss Rebels
Personalities and college football experts on SiriusXM College Sports Nation ranked the nation’s top 16 quarterbacks, running backs, coaching staffs, defenses, head coaches, mascots, stadiums, uniforms and fan bases and you can hear in-depth...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Josh Rosen
This may be the season for a changing of the guard in the Pac-12. Either Stanford or Oregon has won every league championship since 2009. This season both may be vulnerable. UCLA has the league’s best quarterback. USC has enviable talent....
David Fox
5 months ago
Trevor Knight
Transfers are a huge part of any college football season. Whether it’s a graduate transfer eligible right away or a player that sat out the previous year due to NCAA rules, impact players are available in the transfer ranks every...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Dante Barnett
In a conference known for prolific offenses and shootouts galore, the Big 12 features more than its fair share of wild card players.   Related: Big 12 Football 2016 Predictions   Some are stepping in for departed stars. Others...
Allen Kenney
5 months ago
When Texas walked off the Rose Bowl field on Jan. 7, 2010, at least one thing seemed certain: Whatever else the future held, the Longhorns were set at quarterback. True, they’d just lost one of the biggest games in school history, a 37–...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Brandon Harris
The season is almost here: Do you know who your team’s starting quarterback is?   In some cases the answer is obvious, even if it’s not exactly reassuring. (Sometimes a little drama can be a welcome development.) Elsewhere, the...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Braden Gall and David Fox look deep into their Mario Cristobal and try to predict how college football will look in ten years.   - To try to grasp where college football could be in 2026, we have to look back at the game in 2006. DVRs and...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Corey Clement
Injuries are an unfortunate part of any college football season and usually take a toll on all 128 teams by the end of the year. Several key players were hit by the injury bug in 2015, including a handful of big names from the Big Ten. Wisconsin...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Don Brown
Most head coaches have a preferred side of the ball — usually the side they worked on while making their name — and their strategies tend to lean on that unit. There are countless defensive coaches who never seem to be able to field...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson
Deshaun Watson’s national championship game performance was the kind of night that childhood dreams are made of — the rising junior threw four touchdowns and had 478 yards of total offense — except for the final minutes....
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Colorado Buffaloes
Be it a savory brat haze floating over State Street, towering Georgia pines surrounding the 40 Watt Club or 1.5 million bats emerging nightly from slumber, the uniqueness of college football is captured by the individuality of the college towns it...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Davis Webb
Quarterback play is always under the microscope for every college football team. This position is the toughest to evaluate, develop and project for upcoming seasons. Finding a new starter or replacing a departing senior comes easy for some teams....
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Baker Mayfield
Baker Mayfield didn’t win the Heisman Trophy in 2015. He didn’t even get invited to New York for the festivities.   He did win the Burlsworth Trophy, awarded annually to the nation’s top player who began his career as a...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson
The 2016 college football season is just around the corner, and it’s time to honor the best of the best for the upcoming year. The 2016 season features plenty of big names returning to the gridiron, including a standout group of...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Nick Saban
Success with any college football team starts with coaching. Even if a program doesn’t have the resources of the nation’s elite jobs, a good coach can elevate a program into national title contention. However, similar to any position on...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Baker Mayfield
Oklahoma is the Big 12’s clear favorite this season, and despite the loss of a couple of key players on both sides of the ball, the Sooners lead the way on Athlon’s All-Big 12 team with 18 selections for 2016. Additionally, eight...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Brent Stockstill
There’s plenty of intrigue in Conference USA for 2016. The league’s top four teams – WKU, Marshall, MTSU and Southern Miss – all have key players to replace from last year’s squad, but there’s no shortage of...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago

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