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USC Trojans 2015 Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Trojans '15 football schedule.
USC Trojans 2015 Schedule and Analysis

USC comes into a season in a familiar situation — the frontrunner to win its division.

 

Fans will add to that Pac-12 championship and College Football Playoff aspirations as well.

 

And with good reason. The Trojans have by far the best collection of players in the Pac-12.

 

Jameis Winston Explains Crab Leg "Hook Up" To Befuddled Jim Harbaugh

Winston explains his arrangement for tasty treats at Publix
Jameis Winston Explains Crab Leg "Hook Up" To Befuddled Jim Harbaugh

The NFL Draft interview process is going to be interesting for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, who is a contender for the No. 1 spot.

 

Among other off-field concerns Winston will need to address is the incident when he was cited for the theft of crab legs from a Tallahassee, Fla., Publix.

 

In a conversation with Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch aired on ESPN’s Draft Academy, Winston attempted to explain his side.

 

This may not have helped.

 

Ranking the ACC College Towns (Expert Poll)

Athlon asked ACC experts to rank the best towns in the league.
Ranking the ACC College Towns (Expert Poll)

The old saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” couldn’t be more true when it comes to ranking college towns.

 

Do you prefer larger metropolitan areas? Do you enjoy the isolated peace and quiet of a quaint, small town? Cost of living, night life, food, culture, weather, surrounding geography and more go into evaluating a city.

 

Every college campus is unique and each one brings something different to the table. And the ACC's collection of towns is extremely unique.

 

Do the Pittsburgh Steelers Really Have the Toughest NFL Schedule in 2015?

The numbers don't tell the whole story about the Steelers' slate in '15.
Do the Pittsburgh Steelers Really Have the Toughest NFL Schedule in 2015?

Pittsburgh SteelersAccording to the numbers, the Pittsburgh Steelers will face the toughest schedule in the NFL in 2015.

 

Which College Coaches Have Produced the Most NFL Draft Picks?

Steve Spurrier is nearing the century mark by our count
Which College Coaches Have Produced the Most NFL Draft Picks?

This is a big year for Steve Spurrier. Not only does the Head Ball Coach turn 70, he’ll also see his 100th player picked in the NFL Draft.

 

During his time as a head coach at South Carolina, Florida and Duke, Spurrier has coached 99 players who were selected in the following NFL Draft, the most among active coaches.

 

Many outlets will count how many NFL Draft picks a particular school or conference can call their own, but we haven’t seen the tally yet for head coaches.

 

Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Cowboys' 2015 football schedule.
Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Dallas Cowboys 2015 Football ScheduleDeMarco Murray isn't in Dallas any longer but Jerry Jones is clearly thinking Super Bowl still. He's assembled a roster that appears poised to make a deep postseason run and finish what it couldn't a year ago.

 

The Cowboys have franchised Dez Bryant, signed Greg Hardy, brought in Darren McFadden and resigned a bunch of quality role players from last year's team.

 

Steve Byrnes’ Passing After Bristol Race Felt Throughout NASCAR

Tom Bowles goes “Through the Gears” following Matt Kenseth's victory at rain-soaked Bristol
Steve Byrnes’ Passing After Bristol Race Felt Throughout NASCAR

Bristol’s race this weekend was aptly titled the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up To Cancer. It was a chance for the NASCAR community to give back, lending its support to one of its most respected broadcasters.

 

Oregon Ducks 2015 Football Schedule and Analysis

Athlon analyzes the Ducks '15 football schedule.
Oregon Ducks 2015 Schedule and Analysis

Oregon enters a season after losing in the national title game for the second time in six years.

 

This time, Mark Helfrich has to rebuild without the best player in school history. While finding a replacement for Marcus Mariota is critical, it's just one of many challenges the Ducks must overcome if they expect to repeat as Pac-12 champs in 2015.

 

Ranking the SEC College Towns (Expert Poll)

Athlon asked experts to rank their favorite towns in the SEC.
Ranking the SEC College Towns (Expert Poll)

The old saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” couldn’t be more true when it comes to ranking college towns.

 

Do you prefer larger metropolitan areas? Do you enjoy the isolated peace and quiet of a quaint small town? Cost of living, night life, food, culture, weather, surrounding geography and more go into evaluating a city.

 

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