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Is Pitt Refusing To Renew The Backyard Brawl?

By Jeremy Simon, 2 years 2 months ago
There is no question talks have taken place between West Virginia and Pitt to renew the Backyard Brawl, at least on a short-term basis. Both BlueGoldSports.com as well as media outlets out of Pittsburgh have verified that WVU athletics director Shane Lyons and Pitt AD Scott Barnes have been in discussions. However, Mountaineers head coach Dana Holgorsen made a statement just...

10 First-Year Starting QBs Who Could Win College Football's National Title in 2015

By Steven Lassan, 2 years 3 months ago
Projecting the outcome of a college football season, playoff teams and national champion is no easy task. Several factors go into predictions, including the schedule, coaching changes, returning starters, in-depth statistics, results from the previous year, breakout players and recruiting – just to name a few. Experience and star power at quarterback is another factor that most...

Why TCU Will or Won't Make the College Football Playoff in 2015

By Jeremy Simon, 2 years 3 months ago
TCU enters the 2015 season with possibly the best team in school history. Led by Heisman candidate Trevone Boykin the Horned Frogs return multiple offensive weapons from a team that was only three points away from going undefeated last season.   With the controversy surrounding TCU being snubbed from the inaugural College Football Playoff the Horned Frogs are set up to control their own...

Could 2015 be the Year of the West Virginia Mountaineers?

By Jeremy Simon, 2 years 3 months ago
The last two seasons have been tough on West Virginia fans with up-and-down success from the both football and basketball teams. But an unexpected Sweet 16 run by the latter has fans prepared for what could be the Mountaineers' best seasons on the gridiron and court since joining the Big 12 conference. Let's begin with the football team, which is expected to be a...

College Football's Top 25 Non-Conference Games for 2015

By Braden Gall, 2 years 3 months ago
There is a lot that is still unknown about the College Football Playoff Committee. One thing that was learned about the new postseason format in year number one is that the voters value strength of schedule. Teams have ramped-up non-conference scheduling almost instantly (See: No. 4 below) and the results are a healthy list of top-level games. It may take a few full seasons for...

Top 10 Big 12 Non-Conference Games of 2015

By Braden Gall, 2 years 3 months ago
The College Football Playoff Committee proved the general trend of tougher scheduling last fall.  The Big 12 may have two major playoff contenders but scheduling could once again be a problem for this league. Whether the Big 12 wants to admit it or not, Baylor's non-conference schedule was a huge factor in why the league was left out of the postseason tournament. ...

College Football's Top 50 Players for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 2 years 3 months ago
Kickoff for the 2015 college football season is just around the corner. With fall camps underway, it won’t be long before teams are officially preparing for the opening week. With the season countdown under 15 days until kickoff, it’s time to take a look at the best 50 players in college football for the upcoming year. Ranking the best 50 players in college football is no...

Big 12 Wild Card Players in 2015

By Jeremy Simon, 2 years 3 months ago
The Big 12 may have missed out on the inaugural College Football Playoff last season, but that doesn’t mean the conference lacks for impact players. While some are more household names than other, each Big 12 team has their “wild card” players that figure to play a big role in how their respective season will pan out. Related: Big 12 Football 2015 Predictions There...

Big 12 Football Breakout Players for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 2 years 3 months ago
Projecting college football’s breakout players for any given season is no easy assignment. After all, each person has a different take on what a “breakout player” is, and college football is always home to several new faces throughout the season. While it’s difficult to label breakout players, the new stars of any season can have a huge impact on conference championship...

College Football's Top 25 Most Crowded Stadiums

By Braden Gall, 2 years 3 months ago
Attendance is a function of many things.   Renovations, scheduling, prices, realignment and weather can impact attendance numbers. Even how a school reports its given numbers can vary from program to program (unfortunately).   Most notably, however, is the quality of the team. The easiest solution to "fixing" dropping attendance numbers is to win more games.   In...
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