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College Football's Top 50 Games to Watch in 2014

The Iron Bowl is one of many must-see games this fall.
College Football's Top 50 Games to Watch in 2014

You need to know which games you can’t miss in 2014? Here is a comprehensive list of the Top 50 must-see college football games of the year. Set the DVR now.

 

Predicting the National College Football Awards for 2014

Athlon Sports predicts every major national college football award for 2014.
National College Football Awards Predictions for 2014

Walk into any major college football facility and you will likely be greeted by some sort of massive trophy case.

 

Some are bigger than others, some are more stocked than others and some are featured more prominently than others. But every school has one.

 

Alabama's Mosley earns Athlon National Player of the Week honors

Auburn's Marshall, UCLA's Jack also earn weekly player honors
Alabama's Mosley earns Athlon National Player of the Week honors

As many of his teammates left school early to go to the NFL Draft, Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley remained in Tuscaloosa for an extra year of seasoning.

That experience was apparent Saturday in the Crimson Tide’s biggest win of the season to date. Dominant defensive performances for Alabama aren’t rare, but Mosley led one of the Tide’s best efforts of the season in the 38-17 win over LSU.

College Football's Top 35 Breakout Players for 2013

Florida State's Jameis Winston is the top breakout player for 2013.
College Football's Top 35 Breakout Players for 2013

Every year, college football fans are introduced to a handful of players that become household names by the end of the season. Predicting which players will breakout any year is never an easy task.

2013 Preseason Top 25 Heisman Trophy Candidates

AP Poll: Where BCS Champions Rank in the Preseason

Where have the BCS National Champions been ranked in the preseason and what does it mean for 2013?
Where have the BCS National Champions been ranked in the preseason and what does it mean for 2013?

When we sit down to iron out our Top 25 Poll each year at Athlon Sports, we are trying to project the final year-end standings not build a preseason power poll. It might be a small and subtle difference but an important one to acknowledge.

The Top 100 College Football Players of the BCS Era

College Football's Top 10 Players Returning From Injury for 2013

Colorado's Paul Richardson is back after missing all of 2012.
College Football's Top 10 Players Returning From Injury for 2013

Injuries are a big part of any college football season. Just ask the coaching staffs at Maryland, Missouri or USC.The Terrapins lost four quarterbacks to season-ending injuries last year, while the Tigers played 2012 without the services of standout running back Henry Josey. USC lost defensive end Devon Kennard in the preseason, which played a role in the Trojans’ defense finishing seventh in the Pac-12 in yards allowed.

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 9

Predictions for every FBS game in Week 9
College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 9

College football's Week 9 slate for the 2019 season features 55 games, and our NCAA experts are ready with their predictions and picks. The Week 9 action starts on Thursday night, as Houston hosts undefeated SMU in a key game in the AAC West. The only contest slated for Friday night is a showdown in the Pac-12 between USC and Colorado in Boulder. The first window of games on Saturday features Wisconsin-Ohio State, Oklahoma-Kansas State, Miami-Pitt and Mississippi State-Texas A&M.

Pac-12 Football: Utah and USC Race to the Championship Game Takes Shape

USC holds the head-to-head tiebreaker in what appears to be a two-horse race for the South division
Pac-12 Football: Utah and USC Race to the Championship Game Takes Shape

LOS ANGELES — John Houston Jr. has experienced it before.

 

The fifth-year senior linebacker and leader of the USC defense redshirted on a team that, in 2015, dropped two conference games by Oct. 8. The Trojans rallied, adjusting to a coaching change and building an impressive home-field winning streak that lasted three years, en route to their first Pac-12 Championship Game. A year later, USC again recovered from a 1-3 to win the Rose Bowl Game.

 

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