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Baker Mayfield
Week 11 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises.  With another weekend of action in the books, it’s time to hand...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Oklahoma Sooners
David Fox and Braden Gall break down a huge weekend of action from Week 10.  The Top 4 teams in the Playoff Rankings held serve with relative ease but should there be a shake up in the order? Oklahoma was the biggest winner but how high...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
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...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Gary Pinkel
Week 11 of the college football season is officially in the books. With the playoff and bowl picture coming into focus, there were no shortage of critical games or must-see matchups on Saturday. And the weekend slate produced its...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Gary Pinkel
Missouri coach Gary Pinkel is resigning due to health reasons effective at the end of the 2015 season. Pinkel was one of the nation’s most underrated coaches during his 15-year run in Columbia. During his tenure with the Tigers, Pinkel went...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Utah Utes
Picked against my own rooting interest last week and, while it helped my overall football predictions (TCU was overrated and Alabama is awesome), it meant two big losses in two big games. But, Navy and Stanford — both 7-2 against...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Baker Mayfield
The Big 12 is on the outside looking in of the College Football’s Playoff after the Nov. 10 rankings release, but the news isn’t all bad for the conference, as Baylor and Oklahoma have a chance to make an impression on the...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Dak Prescott
Alabama seized control of the SEC West with a victory over LSU last week, but the Crimson Tide still have obstacles to navigate, starting with a trip to Starkville to take on Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon. Alabama’s win against the...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Marquise Williams
The College Football Playoff selection committee’s top 25 rankings are the biggest source of discussion and criticism among fans and media after their release on Tuesday nights. While the rankings are important to show where teams stand...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Tyler Ulis may be the most unique player John Calipari has coached in the last decade at Kentucky or Memphis. Since Derrick Rose in 2005-06, Calipari point guards for the most part have been big and physical — and one and done. In 2015-16,...
David Fox
2 months ago
Ben Simmons is the top-ranked freshman in the country and the most heralded recruit to land in Baton Rouge since Shaquille O’Neal. The 6'10", 225-pound Aussie arrives at LSU having lost only one game in high school during the past...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Nigel Hayes
During his first two seasons at Wisconsin, Nigel Hayes often chose to deflect any attention sent his way. That wasn’t always the case, of course, as Hayes’ fascination with NCAA Tournament stenographers last spring was a hit with fans...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
For fans who checked into college basketball last season just in time for March Madness, the sport appeared to be in pretty good shape. Three of the four regional finals were decided by single digits, as were two of the three games at the...
David Fox
2 months ago
Charles Mann
Georgia finds itself in new, but positive, territory this year: coming off a good year, and expecting another one. In the program’s recent past, any positive momentum has been derailed by players leaving early for the NBA (Kentavious...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Corey Coleman
Week 11 of the 2015 college football season starts with two games on Wednesday night, including an intriguing matchup in the MAC between Bowling Green and Western Michigan. The midweek portion of the schedule continues on Thursday, as Virginia Tech...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Jake Spavital
College football’s offseason coaching carousel is already shaping up to be one of the busiest in recent years. Nine FBS coaching jobs are open as of Nov. 11, and the turnover won’t stop at the top. With several openings at the head...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Baylor Bears
Hosts Mitch Light and Braden Gall break down another weekend of college football. The American Athletic Conference takes center stage with a huge showdown between Houston and Memphis. Alabama and Oklahoma must go on the road against...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Mark Dantonio
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is less than two months away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Athlon Sports would be the first to tell you to sit back and enjoy the college basketball regular season from start to finish. But let’s face it: The big prize — the only prize, it seems — is the NCAA Tournament. And that...
Mitch Light
2 months ago
Since the selection committee last met, five undefeated teams took their first loss of the season. In theory, this should give greater clarity to the weekly proceedings, but the week-to-week horse race is never short on surprises. This week,...
David Fox
2 months ago
Nick Saban
The College Football Playoff Committee released its second top 25 rankings of the 2015 season on Tuesday night. Clemson remained at No. 1 for the second week in a row, followed by Alabama at No. 2, Ohio State at No. 3 and Notre Dame at No. 4....
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Matt Johnson
Bowling Green brings its high-powered “Falcon Fast” offense to Kalamazoo on Wednesday night for a key conference matchup against Western Michigan. This contest features two of the best teams in the MAC, as the Broncos and Falcons are...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
After a week in which five previously unbeaten teams lost, the season is getting more clarity and yet championships and playoff spots are as hotly contested as they've been all year. This is a season of crazy outcomes and heated competition on...
David Fox
2 months ago
Cooper Rush
With only three weeks left in the regular season, Tuesday night’s matchup between Toledo and Central Michigan should play a key role in shaping the final MAC West standings. Four teams have a shot at winning the West Division, with Toledo,...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
A second-generation Georgetown fan, Kevin Rieffel has been watching Hoyas basketball for his entire life even though he grew up in Philadelphia. In the days before ESPN2 was in every house, he and his father would drive to sports bars as far...
David Fox
3 months ago

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