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D'Eriq King: 5 Potential Transfer Destinations for the Former Houston QB

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 6 days ago
Houston quarterback D’Eriq King has decided to transfer for his senior season, becoming a sought-after signal-caller for the 2020 college football season. King passed for 50 touchdowns and 4,925 yards in four years with the Cougars and added 1,421 yards and 28 scores on the ground. After playing in four games under first-year coach Dana Holgorsen in 2019, King decided to redshirt and later...

College Football's 2019 Postseason All-America Team

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 17 hours ago
With college football’s 2019 regular season in the books, it’s time to take a look back and honor the best of the best and top performers for the All-America team. Whether it was on offense, defense or special teams, there were no shortage of clutch performances by players at every position. Heisman winner Joe Burrow was an easy selection as the first-team All-America...

College Football: All-Time Rushing Leaders

By Aaron Tallent, 3 weeks 23 hours ago
After declaring that he will forgo his senior season and enter the 2020 NFL Draft, Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor will finish his career high among college football's all-time leading rushers. Here are the 20 players with the most career rushing yards in NCAA Division I FBS history. (Note: The NCAA record book doesn't include bowl games for any players before 2002...

Bowl Game Predictions: College Football Picks for Every Bowl Game in 2019-20

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 2 days ago
College football’s 2019-20 bowl season kicks off on Friday, Dec. 20, and continues until the national championship in New Orleans, La., on Jan. 13. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 20, three writers for Athlon Sports share predictions for every bowl.   Two games are scheduled for Friday, six games are slated for the first...

College Football Picks Against the Spread (ATS) for Every 2019-20 Bowl Game

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 2 days ago
College football’s 2019-20 bowl season features 39 matchups, and Athlon’s editors are here with picks against the spread (ATS) for every postseason contest. Two games are slated for Dec. 20 to start the bowl season, the Rose and Sugar Bowl matchups headline the action on Jan. 1, while the final contest outside of the national title takes place on Jan. 6 with the LendingTree Bowl...

Armed Forces Bowl Prediction and Preview: Southern Miss vs. Tulane

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 3 weeks 4 days ago
Two old rivals are set to square off as the Southern Miss Golden Eagles will meet the Tulane Green Wave in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas. Colloquially known as the Battle of the Bell, the series dates back to 1979. The Bell, which was given a new paint job to included updated logos for both programs, will be at stake for the first time since 2010.   Southern...

Birmingham Bowl Prediction and Preview: Boston College vs. Cincinnati

By Kevin McGuire, 3 weeks 6 days ago
The TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl will certainly have two teams with vastly different seasons squaring off this year. Cincinnati (10-3, 7-1 AAC) was among the top Group of 5 contenders for a spot in the New Year's Six but fell one win shy of potentially playing in the Cotton Bowl. Boston College (6-6, 4-4 ACC) needed a win in the final game of the regular season just to reach bowl...

Liberty Bowl Prediction and Preview: Navy vs. Kansas State

By J.P. Scott, 4 weeks 1 day ago
Navy and Kansas State, two teams that had relatively successful seasons, will wrap up their 2019 campaigns on Tuesday in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl in Memphis. The Navy Midshipmen roll into town on the back of a big win over Army that earned them the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy and locked up a 10-win season. Kansas State comes in with an 8-4 record, outperforming the expectations many experts...

Cotton Bowl Prediction and Preview: Memphis vs. Penn State

By Kevin McGuire, 1 month 2 days ago
Penn State and Memphis will meet for the first time when they line up against each other in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic this Saturday. The Nittany Lions (10-2) are playing in the third New Year's Six bowl game in four seasons under James Franklin, while Memphis (12-1) will usher in a brand new era for new head coach Ryan Silverfield. This will be quite the stage to make a head coaching...

Military Bowl Prediction and Preview: North Carolina vs. Temple

By Jon Kinne, 1 month 4 days ago
This year has been one of transition for both North Carolina and Temple. The Tar Heels showed the door to head coach Larry Fedora at the end of 2018 and brought back Mack Brown. The culture change in Chapel Hill was noticeable from the start and the team responded.   Carolina had a chance in each game, even the one against Clemson team that squashed everyone else on their run to the...
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