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Heisman Watch: Early Look at Top Heisman Trophy Candidates for 2020

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 4 days 22 hours ago
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow just completed one of the greatest seasons in college football history. In addition to winning the Heisman Trophy by the largest margin ever, Burrow filled his trophy case with a half-dozen other national awards and led the Tigers to the national championship. Along the way, he rewrote the school record book and set a new NCAA record with 60 touchdown passes.  ...

College Football's NFL Draft Deadline Winners and Losers for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 6 days 22 hours ago
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2020 draft officially passed on Friday, Jan. 17 and more than 100 players declared for the next level. As expected, projected first-round picks in Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons, Ohio State cornerback Jeff Okudah and end Chase Young and Georgia offensive lineman Andrew Thomas are headed for the next level. LSU was hit the hardest by departures, as...

Early Pac-12 Football Predictions for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 20 hours ago
Oregon is the reigning Pac-12 champion, and coach Mario Cristobal's team will be the heavy favorite to win the conference once again in 2020. The Ducks lead the early predictions for next season, with Washington and California locked into a tight battle for the No. 2 spot. The next tier is also hard to sort out this early, as very little separates Washington State, Stanford and Oregon State...

Early Ranking of the 10 Best Games of Week 1 of the 2020 College Football Season

By Eric Sorenson, 1 week 21 hours ago
Yes, yes, I know. It's too early to talk about college football again. I mean, if the reputation of the city of New Orleans lives up to its billing, the post-game party following LSU's national championship victory last Monday night is probably still going on. Tigers fans might let the good times roll till June after beating Clemson in the Superdome to wrap up their historic 15-0 season...

Way-Too-Early Top 25 College Football Rankings for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 5 days ago
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2019 season complete after LSU defeated Clemson in the national championship, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25 preseason rankings for 2020. Clemson takes the top spot in the very early top 25, followed by Ohio State at No. 2. Alabama checks in at No. 3 as a slight favorite over LSU (No. 4)...

College Football's 2019-20 Bowl Season Winners and Losers

By Kevin McGuire, 1 week 5 days ago
The college football season is officially over, and a new champion has been crowned. LSU put the finishing touches on a perfect season and brought a close to college football's 150th-anniversary campaign with a historic win over Clemson. Before we go ahead and start turning the pages to the 2020 season (although some already have), now is a good time to look back at some of the highs and...

Ranking Every College Football National Champion Over the Last 50 Years

By Aaron Tallent, 1 week 6 days ago
Every college football team that won a national championship team was great, but I have attempted to rank every title-winning squad over the past 50 years by asking the following questions:   How strong was their schedule? What was their record? How dominant were their wins? Did they win their conference? Did they win their bowl game? How many elite players did they have?  ...

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...

Ranking College Football's National Champions Since 1998

By Kevin McGuire, 2 weeks 7 hours ago
As the final seconds of the 2019 college football season have ticked away and LSU celebrates a long-awaited return to the top, the debates over where this year's Tigers national championship stacks up against the others that came before it. Ed Orgeron, Joe Burrow, and company made a loud statement on their path to a national title with seven wins over top-10 teams that included snapping...

Oregon Football: Justin Herbert the Duck, the "Dog," the NFL Draft Prospect

By Kyle Kensing, 2 weeks 3 days ago
PASADENA, California — For a kid from Eugene who grew up dreaming of representing Oregon football, Justin Herbert's final moments in a Ducks uniform could not have been any more perfect.   Mere moments and one snap after teammate Brady Breeze jarred loose a critical fumble, Herbert broke to the strong side on a designed run. Thirty yards later, he was in the end zone. Tack on...