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College Football Week 10 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 day ago
Week 10 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. A loaded afternoon slate of games provided a shake up in the race to get into the CFB Playoff. Iowa dominated Ohio State in a 55-24 victory for coach Kirk Ferentz's team, Michigan State beat Ohio State on a last-second field goal, Oklahoma survived a 62-52 shootout with...

Awesome College Football Alternate Uniforms from Week 10

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 day ago
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it seems more teams are using alternate uniforms throughout the season. With several awesome designs making an appearance in Week 10, here are ones we liked...

UCF Knights vs. SMU Mustangs Preview and Prediction

By Kevin McGuire, 2 weeks 4 days ago
The month of November means it is crunch time in conference championship races. That is the case in the American Athletic Conference where UCF has emerged to be the team to beat in the AAC and the Group of 5 competition for a spot in the New Years Six. This week, however, UCF will look to keep its unbeaten record intact with a challenging road test against a rising SMU program....

South Florida Bulls vs. Connecticut Huskies Preview and Prediction

By Elton Hayes, 2 weeks 4 days ago
It took two months, but South Florida (7-1,4-1 AAC) suffered its first loss under head coach Charlie Strong last week as Houston defeated the Bulls on a touchdown with 11 seconds left. USF dropped to No. 23 in the AP poll, and now faces Connecticut in a game that was rescheduled from Sept. 9 due to Hurricane Irma.   The Huskies (3-5, 2-3) limp into Saturday’s contest fresh off a 52-...

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 10

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 5 days ago
Week 10 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just five weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the upcoming weekend of action. The Week 10 slate kicked off on Tuesday night with two MAC games and continues on Wednesday with Central...

Memphis Tigers vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane Preview and Prediction

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 2 weeks 5 days ago
The Memphis Tigers took one more step towards winning the American Athletic Conference West Division and earning a spot in the conference championship game with an impressive 56-26 victory over Tulane last Friday. The Tigers jumped out to a 35-0 lead before halftime and cruised to victory. Now 7-1 overall and 4-1 in AAC play, head coach Mike Norvell has the Tigers in position to force a...

Ranking the Best College Football Games in November

By Bryan Fischer, 2 weeks 5 days ago
Ask college football coaches what their favorite things to say about this time of the year are and you’re liable to hear that teams to remember win big games in November. While it rolls off the tongue, it’s also true — it’s time to get serious about college football and ramp up the pressure as title chases across the country really hit the home stretch.   As we...

College Football Playoff Poll Watch: Georgia Tops the First Rankings

By J.P. Scott, 2 weeks 5 days ago
It's that time of the year again! It's the point in the college football season where we all huddle around our television sets on Tuesday night to see how the most powerful old guys in the sport view the field of teams. And then, of course, we complain.   On Tuesday night, the College Football Playoff selection committee released its first rankings of the 2017 season. For the most...

Navy Midshipmen vs. Temple Owls Preview and Prediction

By Kevin McGuire, 2 weeks 6 days ago
Navy and Temple squared off in Annapolis last season for the American Athletic Conference championship, but this will hardly be a rematch that lives up to the same kind of hype. While Navy remains a model of consistency with a 5-2 record as the Midshipmen make their first of two trips to Philadelphia (they'll be back for the Army-Navy Game), the Owls are struggling in their first season...

Seven-Step Drop: 7 Burning Questions for the College Football Playoff Selection Committee

By Bryan Fischer, 3 weeks 11 hours ago
Well, we’ve arrived. Now it’s time to get serious about the national title chase, the Heisman Trophy and even those conference title races.   This past weekend introduced several shakeups to the college football standings across the country, from Ames to Columbus to South Bend. As our eye turns toward November and the home stretch of action, it’s also finally time to...