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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10 Heisman...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) When Arizona decided to part ways with Mike Stoops, it desperately needed to make a splash with its next head coach. It’s easy to throw around the phrase “home-run hire” during coaching changes,...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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Pep bands, cheerleaders, tailgating, student sections, cornhole and especially rivalries. All of which makes college football the greatest sport on the planet. The Athlon Sports editorial staff put its collective heads together and ranked the Top...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on Twitter) Post-Week 12 Pac-12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oregon (9-2, 7-1) – The three-way round robin between this league's three best teams has gone the way of the...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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This article on the California vs. Stanford college football rivalry originally appeared in Athlon's 1993 college football annuals. As the rivalry is renewed this week, we thought it was relevant to take a look back at the history of what is...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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As Oregon was finishing off Stanford last Saturday night, many members in the college football media wanted to debate the nation’s next best team after LSU and Oklahoma State. The Ducks were impressive in that win over the Cardinal, but it’s the...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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  By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Nebraska (+3.5) at Michigan These two storied programs, who shared the national championship in 1997, meet for only the...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10 Heisman...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light At the risk of stating the obvious: Oregon is on quite a tear in the Pac-10-turned-12. The Ducks just won their 19th straight league game — and did so in impressive fashion — and they have won 27 of their last 28 conference games...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck was considered by most college football observers to be leading the Heisman race throughout this season. However the Cardinal lost to Oregon on Saturday night, and many voters are now reevaluating their ballots....
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on Twitter) Post-Week 11 Pac-12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oregon (9-1, 7-0) – The Ducks proved once again that speed kills. On a sloppy field against the best player...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) If you were disappointed by the lack of scoring in last week’s No. 1 versus No. 2 showdown (LSU-Alabama), then Saturday’s Oregon-Stanford matchup should make up for that. For the Cardinal, the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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Most of the focus in the Pac-12 has been on Stanford and Oregon this season, but an interesting development occurred last Saturday night at the Rose Bowl. While most of the college football world was watching Alabama-LSU, UCLA was pulling off a...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Oregon (+3.5) at Stanford It’s the game of the year in the Pac-12, featuring two of the most statistically dominant teams in...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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Alabama had to drop in the polls after its 9-6 overtime loss in Tuscaloosa to LSU. But how far? It makes sense that the Crimson Tide would fall below undefeated Oklahoma State and Stanford, which happened in the Athlon, AP and Coaches Polls. The...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light Stanford lost its final three games of the 2008 season. Needing only one win to become bowl-eligible for the first time since 2001, the Cardinal lost consecutive games to Oregon, USC and Cal by an average of 16.7 points....
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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By Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on Twitter) Post-Week 10 Pac-12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Stanford (9-0, 7-0) – A road test sandwiched between a triple-overtime thriller and the Pac-12's version of...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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There always seems to be controversy surrounding the BCS Championship Game, even though it tends to work out perfectly in most seasons. On the eve of another college football “Game of the Century”, media and fans are already talking about a...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here's a look at every game of the Week 10 college football schedule. Friday No. 20 USC at No. 94 Colorado There are no moral victories at USC, but the Trojans played extremely well in last Saturday’s...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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By Mitch Light They’ve lost four games, the last three by an average of 30.3 points. They gave up 254 yard rushing to a team (Arizona) that was averaging 71.8 yards on the ground. They don’t have a win vs. a team with a winning record. Yet,...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Stanford Cardinal
By Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on Twitter) Post-Week 9 Pac-12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Stanford (8-0, 6-0) – It took nine weeks and three overtimes, but Stanford has finally taken over the top...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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Seven weeks into the NFL season, there are 22 teams with a record of .500 or better, which means they can claim to be in the thick of the playoff race as the NFL season nears its halfway point. But none of them are in the most interesting race –...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
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The same concern from fans and media arises each college football season around late October, and that is the potential for an unbeaten team to be left out of the BCS Championship Game. In most seasons, everything works out fine and all of the...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago

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