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Ranking the Best College Football Games in October

Nick Saban and Alabama have several tough SEC matchups to navigate in October
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Ranking the Best College Football Games in October

The calendar is set to turn to the page to October and as sure as the leaves turning, the pumpkin-spiced lattes going on sale and the conference races in college football are heating up.

 

20 College Football Quarterbacks Who Had a Breakout September

Which QBs had a breakout start to the 2016 season?
20 College Football QBs Who Had a Breakout September

With the exception of two games on Thursday night this week, the first full month of the 2016 college football season is in the books. And as expected, plenty of players are having a breakout year at the quarterback position.

Seven-Step Drop: Les Miles and LSU won’t fool each other again

After 114 wins, two SEC championships and a national title, LSU decided to finally cut ties with the "Mad Hatter"
Seven-Step Drop: Les Miles and LSU won’t fool each other again

The coaching carousel is underway in earnest and it’s not even Halloween. Most notably, Les Miles now finds himself out of a job at LSU with the season not even halfway done.

 

Related: 10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les Miles at LSU

College Football Poll Watch: Miami Up, Oklahoma Out and Boise State is Back

Another week of college football leads to another Sunday of strange outcomes in the polls
College Football Poll Watch: Miami Up, Oklahoma Out and Boise State is Back

Ranking college football teams is a thankless job — I get that. Be that as it may, it's still a job, and one of the most important there is in college football. The rankings drive the narrative. They're what give us marquee matchups and the perception of quality wins.

10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les Miles at LSU

Who will replace Les Miles at LSU?
10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les Miles at LSU

LSU has fired coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season. Miles was on the verge of getting fired last season but survived for another year after the Tigers defeated Texas A&M in the regular season finale. Miles was hired to replace Nick Saban in 2005 and guided the program to a 114-34 record, including the 2007 national championship.

College Football Week 4 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the Week 4 action.
College Football Week 4 Awards 2016

Week 4 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Tennessee rallied in the second half to end an 11-game losing streak to Florida, Wisconsin scored a huge road win over Michigan State, and Texas A&M knocked off Arkansas in Arlington, Texas.

Arizona State Sun Devils vs. California Golden Bears Preview and Prediction

A high-scoring affair is on tap between the Sun Devils and Golden Bears.
Arizona State Sun Devils vs. California Golden Bears Preview and Prediction 2016

Points and big plays won't be in short supply on Saturday night, as California and Arizona State meet in Tempe. Both teams are capable of scoring points in a hurry, with Vegas setting the over/under above 80 points. Needless to say, if you like offense, this is the game to watch on Saturday night.

 

Stanford Cardinal vs. UCLA Bruins Preview and Prediction

UCLA looks for its first win against Stanford under head coach Jim Mora
Stanford Cardinal vs. UCLA Bruins Preview and Prediction

Establish a road map for success, and others are bound to follow. For a while, the Pac-12's map was charted through Oregon, which used a versatile, explosive offense to win three straight conference titles from 2009-11.

 

Colorado Buffaloes vs. Oregon Ducks Preview and Prediction

Dakota Prukop and the Ducks return home to take on a much-improved Buffaloes team
Colorado Buffaloes vs. Oregon Ducks Preview and Prediction

Colorado and Oregon meet Saturday at Autzen Stadium with remarkably similar resumes, as both sport 2-1 records and a Week 3 loss in Big Ten country.

 

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