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College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 12

Predictions for every FBS game in Week 12.
College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 12 2017

Week 12 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just three weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the upcoming weekend of action.

UCF Knights vs. Temple Owls Preview and Prediction

Unbeaten Knights head to Philadelphia to face surging Owls
UCF Knights vs. Temple Owls Preview and Prediction

And then there were four. Undefeated teams, that is. With then-No. 1 Georgia falling out of the group after a 40-10 drubbing at now-No. 6 Auburn, only No. 1 Alabama, No. 3 Miami, No. 5 Wisconsin and No. 15 UCF — the highest-ranked Group of 5 team — remain perfect thus far in 2017.

College Football Playoff Poll Watch: The Selection Committee Loves Clemson

A bad loss at Syracuse apparently does not matter that much to the committee
College Football Playoff Poll Watch: The Selection Committee Loves Clemson

The circus that is the weekly College Football Playoff rankings release took place on ESPN Tuesday night, but not before the "worldwide leader" subjected would-be rankings viewers to 20 real-time minutes of an early-season college basketball game. 

 

Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. South Florida Bulls Preview and Prediction

With UCF around the corner, is a trap game in the making for the Bulls against the struggling Golden Hurricane?
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. South Florida Bulls Preview and Prediction

Before South Florida readies for its seismic Nov. 24 showdown with undefeated UCF, it must first take care of business against a reeling Tulsa team Thursday in an American Athletic Conference matchup that has all the makings of a trap game for the Bulls.

 

Ranking All 130 College Football Teams

Every college football team ranked 1-130.
Ranking All 130 College Football Teams for 2017

With 11 weeks of action from the 2017 season in the books, it's time to revamp the full top 130 team projections and predictions and rank every FBS team in college football. With 11 weeks completed, only three weekends remain in the 2017 college football season. Alabama remains No. 1 after escaping Starkville with a close win over Mississippi State.

Seven-Step Drop: You Wanted an Eight-Team Playoff? You Might Have it Now

The Power 5 conference title games could up serving as de facto playoff quarterfinal matchups
Seven-Step Drop: You Wanted an Eight-Team Playoff? You Might Have it Now

It was billed as the best weekend in college football and it wasn’t hard to see why.

 

Three games involving a pair of top-10 teams and another four more between ranked opponents. It had all the ingredients of an extra wild weekend in the best sport in the country.

 

College Football Top 25 Rankings (Updated)

Ranking the top 25 teams in college football after Week 11.
College Football Top 25 Rankings 2017 11

Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The 11th weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing conference matchups. Alabama remains No. 1 in Athlon's rankings after a last-minute victory at Mississippi State.

Bowl-Eligible College Football Teams (After Week 11)

Wake Forest punched its postseason ticket on Saturday behind 499 yards and six total touchdowns from John Wolford
Bowl-Eligible College Football Teams (After Week 10)

There are just two full weeks left in the college football regular season, but as this past weekend showed, still plenty left to be decided when it comes to filling out all the bowl spots and of course, the College Football Playoff bracket.

 

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