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College Football's Most Improved Teams from 2016

Which teams improved the most in the win column this season?
College Football's Most Improved Teams from 2016

The 2016 college football season concluded on Monday night in Tampa, Fla., as Clemson defeated Alabama 35-31 to take home the program’s first title since 1981. While the party in Death Valley won’t end anytime soon, plenty of other programs had seasons to remember in 2016.

 

College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in the Playoff Games

Clemson's Mike Williams and Artavis Scott need to come up with big plays against Ohio State's ball-hawking secondary
College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in the Playoff Games

The race for the national title is down to four as the College Football Playoff semifinal games are set. As fun as Alabama against Washington in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and Clemson vs. Ohio State in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl are, the one-on-ones between the names on the back of the jerseys are even juicier than the ones on the front this postseason.

Predictions for Every Remaining College Football 2016-2017 Bowl Game

Predictions for games from Dec. 28-Jan. 2 and playoff matchups.
Predictions for Every Remaining College Football 2016-2017 Bowl Game

College football’s 2016-17 bowl slate has reached its halfway point. With the games from Dec. 27 completed, 20 games are in the books and 20 bowl contests remain, with the national championship also to come on Jan. 9 in Tampa, Fla. While just 21 games are left in the college football season, there are several high-profile matchups on the upcoming slate.

Military Bowl Preview and Prediction: Temple vs. Wake Forest

First post-WakeyLeaks contest puts this matchup under the microscope
Military Bowl Preview and Prediction: Temple vs. Wake Forest

A few months ago, a game between these two teams probably doesn't garner much interest.

 

Well, to say that's changed a bit is an understatement.

 

College Football's 2016 Postseason All-Freshman Team

Athlon honors the top freshmen of 2016.
College Football's 2016 Postseason All-Freshman Team

Every college football season is a new opportunity for the true or redshirt freshmen players on 128 FBS teams to make a statement. While each year always produces a handful of freshmen standouts, it seems more first-year players are making an impact at a high level.

Armed Forces Bowl Preview and Prediction: Louisiana Tech vs. Navy

A win over Louisiana Tech would give Navy back-to-back 10-win seasons for the first time in the program's rich history
Armed Forces Bowl Preview and Prediction: Louisiana Tech vs. Navy

Two explosive offenses are set to meet in Fort Worth, Texas, for the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl. Navy enter this game averaging 37.4 points and 436.7 yards of total offense per game with a 9-4 overall record and an American Athletic Conference (AAC) West Division title.

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