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UCF vs. Houston Football Prediction and Preview

By Mike Ferguson, 1 day 4 hours ago
One of just two teams still unbeaten in American Athletic Conference play, Houston will put that record on the line on Saturday as it plays host to UCF.   The Cougars come in with an overall record of 2-1 while the Knights are 3-2. Over the three combined losses between the teams however, they led in the fourth quarter in each of them. UCF snapped a two-game skid with a 51-34 win over...

Memphis vs. Cincinnati Football Prediction and Preview

By Kevin McGuire, 2 days 2 hours ago
The Cincinnati Bearcats are ranked seventh in the country and leading the way in the Group of 5 race to a spot in the New Year's Six, and this week they look for revenge against a team that had their number last year. The Memphis Tigers went 2-0 against Cincinnati last season, so the Bearcats are looking to change the narrative in the series. A win against Memphis would keep Cincinnati at...

East Carolina vs. Tulsa Football Prediction and Preview

By Juan Jose Rodriguez, 2 days 3 hours ago
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane return home in search of their third straight win when they host the East Carolina Pirates on Friday night. The Pirates are hitting the road once again following a bye week, with their only win of the season coming in Tampa against USF on Oct. 10.   East Carolina squared off with Navy two weeks ago coming off that win against USF and fell behind 27-13 after...

College Football Week 9 2020 Schedule

By Steven Lassan, 3 days 4 hours ago
College football's 2020 season is underway, and action is set to continue into Week 9 with a busy slate of matchups. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Week 9 slate is lighter than usual. However, the schedule is deeper than it was at the start of the year, as the Big Ten and Mountain West have joined the weekly slate. Week 9 features 43 matchups, and the action begins on...

2021 NFL Draft: College Football Players Leaving Early for NFL

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 3 hours ago
The 2021 NFL Draft is slated to take place in Cleveland, Ohio on April 29-May 1, and due to the COVID-19 pandemic, college football players are already declaring their intent to jump early to the next level. As of Monday, Oct. 26, 43 underclassmen players have already declared for the 2021 NFL Draft and some will not return to college for a fall or spring season. The list of names declared...

College Football Bowl Projections for 2020-21

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 5 hours ago
College football's 2020 bowl season is less than two months away, and with eight weeks in the books, it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. Clemson, Alabama, Ohio State and Georgia are projected to compete in the CFB Playoff, with the New Year's Six matchups headlined by Notre Dame-Florida in the Orange Bowl and BYU-Oregon in the Fiesta Bowl...

Seven-Step Drop: Big Ten Runs the Gamut in Thrilling Return to Action

By Bryan Fischer, 4 days 8 hours ago
If it felt like college football had truly returned to action when the SEC joined the party a few weeks ago, this past weekend seeing the introduction of the Big Ten to the fold was like a delicious dessert arriving to cap off a tasty five-course meal. The drama surrounding the league after an on-again, off-again, on-again start to the 2020 campaign seemed to fade away almost completely come...

College Football Rankings: Top 25 for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 20 hours ago
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the amount of games and start of play for all 10 conferences is different. The Big Ten and Mountain West began their 2020 season in Week 8, with the MAC and Pac-12 kicking off in November. While those teams haven't...

College Football Rankings: NCAAF Top 25 (After Week 8)

By Steven Lassan, 5 days 3 hours ago
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The eighth weekend of the 2020 season was headlined by the return of the Big Ten, which included Michigan's victory at Minnesota and Ohio State's easy win against Nebraska. Additionally, Week 8 saw Alabama roll over...

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 8

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 4 hours ago
College football's Week 8 slate for the 2020 season features 47 games, and our NCAA experts are ready with their predictions and picks. The Week 8 action begins on Thursday, Oct. 22 with Arkansas State visiting Appalachian State. Four matchups - Jacksonville State at FIU, Tulsa at USF, Illinois at Wisconsin and Louisiana at UAB - take place on Friday. Saturday's slate...