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Busy Week For MLB Prospect Debuts

In just the past week, four top prospects have been called up to play in the MLB.
Busy Week For MLB Prospect Debuts

It’s been a busy week for the MLB’s top prospects. Over just the past seven days, four of the league’s most anticipated players made their debuts, including Carlos Correa (SS, Astros), Byron Buxton (OF, Twins), Vincent Velasquez (P, Astros), and Francisco Lindor (SS, Indians). Not only did they come up, they also made some memorable moments rather quickly.

 

College Football's Top 15 Coaches on the Rise for 2015

Who are the rising stars at head coach?
College Football's Top 15 Coaches on the Rise for 2015

Coaching in the college football ranks is no easy task. The pressure to win and produce at a high level is higher than ever before. And as a result of the pressure, programs can’t wait for five seasons to give a coach time to produce a winning record. Getting the hire right is critical to any college football program.

 

SEC College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

What if SEC teams were Rock and Roll bands?
SEC College Football Teams as Rock and Roll Bands

Music, like sports, sparks debate, creates discussion and can even lead to heated disagreements.

 

But both are unquestionably a huge part of American culture. So Athlon Sports has decided to combine two of our favorite things — rock and roll with college football.

 

What if our favorite football programs were rock and roll bands? Every Power 5 team will be represented, so if you don’t see your favorite band or school here, keep your eyes peeled.

 

A Letter from Bill Snyder is the Best Award in College Football

Kansas State's coach has been sending letters to opponents for decades
A Letter from Bill Snyder is the Best Award in College Football

Cody Kirby engineered a 99-yard touchdown drive in the fourth quarter of a game against Kansas State five years ago that might not be memorable to most. Kirby was the senior quarterback of Missouri State in a game his team lost by 24 points. The game, in the grand scheme of things, was forgettable.

AFC North Players That Will Need to Step Up in 2015

Here is a look at players on each AFC North team that need to have a bigger impact on the field this season
AFC North Players That Will Need to Step Up in 2015

The AFC North was arguably the most competitive division in football last season, and it has been that way for the past several years. Cleveland was the only team that didn’t make the playoffs, while Cincinnati and Baltimore took wild card sports with 10 wins apiece. Pittsburgh edged out their rivals with 11 wins to take the division title.

Sun Belt Football 2015 All-Conference Team

Athlon honors the best in the Sun Belt for 2015.
Sun Belt Football 2015 All-Conference Team

With a solid core of experienced quarterbacks and playmakers returning, the Sun Belt should provide plenty of intriguing matchups and offensive fireworks in 2015. Arkansas State’s Fredi Knighten is Athlon Sports’ first-team All-Sun Belt quarterback, and the senior is a big reason why the Red Wolves are one of the favorites to win the conference this year.

 

New Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson Could Be Even Better than Nick Marshall

Johnson brings a different look to the position, but Tigers expect to keep winning
New Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson Could Be Even Better than Nick Marshall

At most schools, the loss of a quarterback like Nick Marshall would be cause for concern.

 

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