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DraftKings has released their Daily Fantasy college football salaries for the week, and the experts at CollegeFootballGeek.com have hunkered down and scoured all of the data to find the best Value Plays on the docket. These Value Plays are...
Athlon Sports
7 months ago
Marcus Mariota
The annual meeting between Stanford and Oregon has played a key role in shaping the Pac-12 championship in recent seasons. Over the last four years, the winner of the Stanford-Oregon matchup won the conference title.   And barring a...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Hugh Freeze
The SEC West dominated the first release of college football’s playoff rankings, but there’s a chance for a shake up in the top four with Auburn and Ole Miss meeting in Oxford on Saturday night. It’s too early to call this an...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Arizona Wildcats
You can blame me, Ole Miss fans. I cost you the game against LSU (not Bo Wallace) by picking the Rebels to cover in Baton Rouge. Needless to say, I need to make it up to you but I’m hoping you glanced at the Top 25 picks. I went 11-6...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
John Groce
For the first time during his tenure at Illinois, John Groce has a roster loaded with familiar faces. Of the 13 players making up this year’s Illini, 11 have been a part of Groce’s system for at least one year, a stark contrast to Year...
Athlon Sports
7 months ago
Aaron White
Iowa’s eight-year NCAA Tournament drought finally ended last spring, but it hardly was cause for celebration. The Hawkeyes climbed to as high as 10th in the national rankings only to mysteriously unravel down the stretch. Iowa made the...
Athlon Sports
7 months ago
Nick Marshall
The first College Football Playoff rankings are here, and now we have an idea of what the selection committee will value in the final month of the season. We also have an idea of what the teams out of the top four right now might have to do to...
David Fox
7 months ago
Bo Ryan
Arguably, the Big Ten has been at the top of the pile in college basketball for the last four seasons. That may come as a surprise for a league hasn’t produced a national champion since Michigan State in 2000. Yet, the Big Ten is...
Athlon Sports
7 months ago
Bud Dupree
How Alvin Dupree Jr. became Bud Dupree starts with a dream by his godmother. The story is a little too unbelievable and a little too perfect, but this is how Bud tells it: “My godma had dream before I was born that everyone was...
David Fox
7 months ago
Shane Carden
We’ve hit Week 10 of the 2014 college football season and the best has yet to come for the American Athletic Conference.Though East Carolina sits atop the conference with a 6-1 record and the No. 21 ranking in the latest AP Top 25, there are...
Athlon Sports
7 months ago
College Football
 Hosts Braden Gall and Steven Lassan preview the big games of Week 10. The Pac-12 has a full slate of interesting games, Auburn-Ole Miss and the Cocktail Party highlights another great SEC schedule, Gameday is in Morgantown and who really...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
Cam Newton
A surface glance at this matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers would indicate that a boring clash of NFC mediocrities is in store, as the NFL Network takes over “Thursday Night Football” broadcasts. But a look at...
Rob Doster
7 months ago
Oregon Ducks
The Pac-12 is getting no respect from the Playoff Committee. Oregon isn’t ranked in the top four and one-loss teams Arizona, Arizona State and Utah rank significantly down the list of one-loss teams (No. 12, No. 14 and No. 17...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
The Nos. 3 and 4 teams in the initial College Football Playoff selection committee’s rankings get together in Oxford this weekend. The winner will stay in the thick of the SEC West race; the loser is probably out of the Playoff race....
Mitch Light
7 months ago
Big 12 Football
The release of the first College Football Playoff rankings revealed some interesting statements about the Big 12. No. 7 TCU is ranked well ahead of No. 13 Baylor despite losing to the Bears. Kansas State, the Big 12's lone remaining...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
Duke Johnson
The ACC’s Week 10 slate isn’t filled with top 25 matchups, but there’s plenty of intrigue in games that should help determine which team wins the Coastal Division in 2014. Miami took a step forward in the division with a win over...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Mark Weisman
“Two weeks until Ohio State-Michigan State” may as well be the theme for this Saturday in the Big Ten. A nice way to put this week would be to call it a table-setting Saturday. Northwestern and Iowa meet in an important game to set...
David Fox
7 months ago
Jameis Winston
Florida State puts its 23-game winning streak on the line on Thursday night, as the Seminoles travel to Louisville for a key ACC showdown. The Cardinals are 6-2 in their debut season in the ACC, but Florida State is easily their toughest opponent...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Jeremy Maclin
Several familiar faces are missing from Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Rankings for Week 9 because of the bye situation. Six teams are taking this week off, which means some fantasy owners may be digging a little deeper into...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Mark Ingram
Lots of firepower sitting on the sidelines with six teams on bye, but there are still some pretty big weapons atop Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings for Week 9. Leading off our list is Arian Foster, who led all backs in...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Justin Tucker
Points will probably be aplenty in New England, but Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Kicker Rankings for Week 9 gives top billing to a guy who will be toiling in the Steel City on Sunday night. Justin Tucker, who nailed a 50- and 53-yard field...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Ben Roethlisberger
Six teams are on bye, which means every team that is playing is represented in Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Quarterback Rankings for Week 9. Of course, the emphasis is on the names at the top, which starts with Peyton Manning. The reigning...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Justin Houston
Not to pick on Jacksonville, but there’s a reason its opponent leads off Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Defense/Special Teams Rankings for Week 9. To put it simply, the Jaguars are allowing an average of 17 fantasy points per game (...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Rob Gronkowksi
After a vintage performance last week, there’s a familiar face atop Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings for Week 9. Rob Gronkowski abused Chicago’s defense, catching nine passes for 143 yards and three touchdowns in...
Mark Ross
7 months ago
Todd Gurley
Georgia running back Todd Gurley will be eligible to return to the lineup on Nov. 15, after the NCAA handed down its ruling into his reinstatement case. Gurley was suspended from the team prior to the Oct. 11 contest against Missouri due to...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago

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