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Justin Hunter
Sunday was a rough one for injuries, which figures to put the Week 6 availability of several key fantasy players in doubt, at best. Calvin Johnson, Jimmy Graham, Rashad Jennings, Montee Ball, Reggie Bush and Jake Locker are the biggest names that...
Mark Ross
6 months ago
Gus Malzahn
The new college football playoff format has added even more intrigue to the 2014 season. Instead of figuring out the top two teams in early December, the focus has shifted to finding four teams to play in the first FBS postseason playoff format....
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
J.T. Barrett
With six weeks in the books, college football’s bowl and national title picture is surrounded in uncertainty. The new playoff format has added a new layer of intrigue, as four teams – instead of two – will have a shot at the...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Montrezl Harrell
College basketball season is creeping up fast, and Athlon Sports is counting down to Midnight Madness and the start of practice on Oct. 17.  No. 9 Louisville will play under its fourth different conference banner under Rick Pitino when...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
College Football
 Hosts Braden Gall and David Fox recap a wild Week 6 of action in college football. The guys talk State of Mississippi football, the SEC East, the Pac-12's chances of landing in the playoff, Florida State versus Auburn at No. 1, the Big 12...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Montee Ball
Denver running back Montee Ball suffered a groin injury in the third quarter of the Broncos’ 41-20 win over the Cardinals on Sunday. After the game, Ball was spotted on crutches and on Monday head coach John Fox said Ball's groin strain...
Mark Ross
6 months ago
Northwestern Wildcats alternate
Northwestern is set to unveil a new alternate uniform for its Oct. 18 showdown against Nebraska.On Monday, the Wildcats unveiled a gothic-style uniform for the upcoming matchup.Check out Northwestern’s new look for 2014:Check it out. #...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Dak Prescott
 Not that we needed any more reminders that last week was a three-day period of chaos in college football like none other, but take a look at the impact games in the aftermath for Week 7. It’s the middle of October, and an...
David Fox
6 months ago
The NBA announced Monday that it’s a reached a new nine-year, $24 billion TV deal with ESPN and Turner. That’s an awful lot of money. The new arrangement — effective starting with the 2016-17 season, and running until 2024-25...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
Will Muschamp
Florida’s offense has hit another speed bump, as true freshman quarterback Treon Harris has been indefinitely suspended from the team due to an off-the-field incident. With Harris suspended, the Gators are expected to start Jeff Driskel in...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated but each help paint a picture...
Corby Yarbrough
6 months ago
Russell Wilson
The defending Super Bowl champions’ title defense tour makes a stop in our nation’s capital, as Seattle will take on Washington on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football.” The Seahawks (2-1) are coming off of their bye still...
Mark Ross
6 months ago
John Calipari
Sorry to break it to fans outside of Lexington and Gainesville, but SEC basketball is a little stale. Kentucky and Florida have established a two-team power structure at the top of the league so close that the two teams have the same league...
David Fox
6 months ago
Javan Felix
College basketball season is creeping up fast, and Athlon Sports is counting down to Midnight Madness and the start of practice on Oct. 17.  No. 10 Texas is a contender in the Big 12 and on the national stage again. Both prospects were...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
Pat Fitzgerald
Northwestern gave up 259 rushing yards to Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon, and as a result, the Wildcats will face Minnesota next week in a game to lead the Big Ten West division. As much as Northwestern’s struggles during the second...
David Fox
7 months ago
Paul Johnson
Preseason predictions are never an exact science, but the Coastal Division was perhaps the Power 5 league with the most uncertainty and overall difficulty when trying to sort out the projections.Six weeks into the season, the Coastal Division might...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Trevor Knight
Oklahoma has long since put all its hopes into Trevor Knight at quarterback, and now the sophomore has to deliver. Lucky for the Sooners, the national picture is as muddy as ever. A road loss to TCU may not eliminate Oklahoma from playoff...
David Fox
7 months ago
Trevone Boykin
As recently as Nov. 2 last season, the newest star quarterback in the Big 12 was catching 11 passes in a game against West Virginia. A loss to West Virginia no less. By Saturday, though, the question had to be asked of TCU quarterback Trevone...
David Fox
7 months ago
Miami took a step back in its quest to finally win the Coastal Division title, losing 28-17 to Georgia Tech on Saturday night. The loss to the Yellow Jackets dropped coach Al Golden’s team to just 1-2 in ACC play and put a serious dent in the...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
J.T. Barrett
If future opponents thought Virginia Tech provided the blueprints to beat Ohio State, the Big Ten can scrap those plans. The Buckeyes offense that looked hapless against the Hokies now looks like it can win the Big Ten behind redshirt freshman...
David Fox
7 months ago
UCLA Bruins
Not protecting the quarterback finally caught up with UCLA. Just one week after looking like a national title contender on the road against Arizona State, Brett Hundley was sacked a staggering 10 times by Utah on Saturday night in the...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
Washington State Cougars
Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday is slowly but surely rewriting the college football record book. The Cougars signal caller threw for an FBS single-game passing record 734 yards against the Cal Golden Bears late on Saturday night,...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
Arizona State Sun Devils
The Sun Devils were literally on their last gasp when a backup quarterback changed the entire complexion of the season for Todd Graham with two throws. Trailing for most of the game, Arizona State's back-up quarterback Mike Bercovici...
Braden Gall
7 months ago
Mark Dantonio
Giving up 28 unanswered points to a healthy Oregon team on the road temporarily knocked Michigan State out of the national conversation a month ago. The Spartans defense made sure it didn’t happen again. Though Michigan State’...
David Fox
7 months ago
You can call it Magnolia State Magic. You can call it the best sports day in the history of the state. But don’t call it a fluke. Mississippi State and Ole Miss, historically two of the least-successful programs in the SEC, both...
Mitch Light
7 months ago

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