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5 Most Chaotic Weekends in College Football History

By Aaron Tallent, 1 day 10 hours ago
This past weekend reminded us why we love college football, as eight of the teams in the Associated Press Top 25 poll lost. Among the victims were four in the top 10 — No. 2 Georgia, No. 6 West Virginia, No. 7 Washington and No. 8 Penn State.   Now to be fair, the Bulldogs, Huskies and No. 15 Wisconsin all fell to ranked teams, but No. 16 Miami, No. 19 Colorado and No. 21 Auburn...

College Fantasy Football: Week 8 DFS Picks Saturday (Oct. 20) Games

By Steven Lassan, 1 day 11 hours ago
Week 8 of the 2018 college football season continues on Saturday. That means it’s time to pick your optimal DraftKings college football fantasy lineup. Fortunately, our college football fantasy experts are ready to help. Players from 10 matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the first Saturday Noon ET games and seven for the 7 p.m. ET window.   Here’...

Kansas Jayhawks vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders Prediction and Preview

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 2 days 6 hours ago
The Texas Tech Red Raiders and Kansas Jayhawks are set to meet up in a Big 12 showdown in Lubbock Saturday. The Red Raiders, fresh off a 17-14 upset victory on the road against TCU, come in 4-2 overall and 2-1 in league play. A win over the Jayhawks would put Tech on the doorstep of bowl eligibility.   Kansas picked off Will Grier three times to increase its FBS lead in turnover margin,...

Oklahoma Sooners vs. TCU Horned Frogs Prediction and Preview

By Allen Kenney, 3 days 5 hours ago
With the Oklahoma Sooners and TCU Horned Frogs set to take the field against each other on Saturday, more intrigue could end up playing out on the sidelines.   After a debacle of a performance two weeks ago versus the Texas Longhorns, OU head coach Lincoln Riley made the call to remove Mike Stoops as defensive coordinator. He has tasked defensive line coach Ruffin McNeill with rectifying...

10 College Football Picks Against the Spread (ATS) for Week 8

By Mitch Light, 3 days 9 hours ago
The Week 8 edition of college football picks against the spread is highlighted by an intriguing Big Ten battle between perennial power Ohio State and upstart Purdue, an SEC West clash between reeling Auburn and high-scoring Ole Miss and a key Pac-12 North game between Oregon and Washington State in Pullman. Here are 10 predictions for games against the spread.   Purdue (+13.5) over Ohio...

College Football 2018 Midseason All-America Team

By Steven Lassan, 3 days 11 hours ago
With half of the 2018 college football season completed, it’s time to hand out some hardware in the form of midseason All-America selections. This list is likely to look drastically different by December, but the players honored and mentioned below have performed at a high level through the first seven weeks of 2018.   Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa leads the way for the...

College Football Bowl Projections for 2018-19

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 8 hours ago
The start of college football’s 2017-18 bowl season is over two months away, but with Week 7 completed, it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Notre Dame are Athlon's projected picks after Week 7 to reach the CFB Playoff. With Georgia losing to LSU, the Bulldogs have slipped in the race to claim...

Oklahoma Football: Sooners Midseason Review and Second Half Preview

By Allen Kenney, 4 days 10 hours ago
In the first six games of the 2018 season, the Oklahoma Sooners: Saw superstar running back Rodney Anderson go down for the season in week two; Found a new offensive sensation in quarterback Kyler Murray; Nearly lost to the Army West Point Black Knights; Did lose to their bitter rivals, the Texas Longhorns; and Parted ways with longtime defensive coordinator Mike Stoops. Other than that...

College Football Rankings: Top 130 Teams

By Steven Lassan, 5 days 6 hours ago
With the seventh week of action from the 2018 season in the books, it's time to revamp the full top 130 team projections and predictions and rank every FBS team in college football. Alabama and Ohio State remain the top two teams in the nation once again, but Clemson climbs to No. 3 after Georgia's loss at LSU, with Notre Dame moving to No. 4 after Saturday's win against...