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Early Look at the Top Heisman Trophy Contenders for 2018

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 6 days 7 hours ago
Following the graduation of Baker Mayfield, as well as the early departure of 2016 winner Lamar Jackson and last year's preseason favorites Saquon Barkley and Sam Darnold, the 2018 Heisman Trophy field is wide open. However, as always, there are several exciting candidates. Most notably, last year's runner-up, Stanford running back Bryce Love, opted to return to Palo Alto for his...

3 Reasons for Optimism About the Florida Gators in 2018

By Antwan Staley, 6 days 8 hours ago
After winning the SEC East the last two years, the Florida Gators had a nightmare of a 2017 season as the team finished with a 4-7 record. After their second losing season in five years, the Gators fired head coach Jim McElwain.   Florida is hoping to bounce back and return to the top of the SEC East in 2018. With all the uncertainty surrounding the Gators’ program, there are a few...

Way-Too-Early College Football Top 25 for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 5 hours ago
The start of college football's 2018 season is still several months away, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict how the top 25 could look by next year. While there will be many personnel changes and coaching moves prior to spring practice that will have a major impact on this list, the top of the rankings has a few familiar faces in the mix. Alabama tops the way-too-early...

College Football's NFL Draft Deadline Winners and Losers for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 6 hours ago
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2018 draft officially passed on Monday evening and over 100 players declared for the next level. The deadline produced a few surprises, as Clemson's defensive line remained intact with Christian Wilkins, Clelin Ferrell and Austin Bryant each deciding to return to campus in 2018. This deadline also produced a couple of quarterbacks likely to go early...

Early Look at the Top 25 College Football Games of 2018

By Kevin McGuire, 1 week 7 hours ago
When the 2018 college football season begins, it will do so in familiar fashion with Alabama kicking off a new year as the defending champions and everyone else trying to catch up. Naturally, the Crimson Tide will be involved in a number of games that will play an instrumental role in how the 2018 season will play out as Alabama once again opens with an intriguing matchup on a neutral field and...

College Football's 2017-18 Bowl Season Winners and Losers

By Kyle Kensing, 1 week 1 day ago
An outstanding postseason with the first overtime games in both College Football Playoff National Championship and Rose Bowl history put a fitting cap on what was an unforgettable 2017 college football campaign.   Preseason No. 1 Alabama ascended to the mountaintop for the fifth time under head coach Nick Saban, which might suggest a ho-hum season on the surface. However, the 2017...

Early Ranking of the 10 Best Games of Week 1 of the 2018 College Football Season

By Eric Sorenson, 1 week 5 days ago
It’s always such a bittersweet moment when we crown a new national champion in college football. Alabama has just brushed the confetti off its shoulders and carried the title trophy to its awaiting bus. Fans of the two teams left the Mercedes-Benz Stadium and took to drinking in the pubs. And equipment managers had started throwing uniforms into the industrial-sized washers. Yet, there...

Early SEC Football Predictions for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 6 days ago
After a thrilling, All-SEC national championship game in Atlanta, the Jan. 8 meeting could be the start of a run of Georgia-Alabama matchups in meaningful spots in a college football season. The Bulldogs and Crimson Tide begin 2018 at the top of their respective divisions in the SEC and another meeting next December in the CFB Playoff wouldn’t be a surprise. While Alabama and Georgia...

Ranking All 130 College Football Teams

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 2 hours ago
The 2017-18 college football season is officially in the books, and it’s time to take a look back at the year with full 130 team rankings for every FBS team based upon the body of work. Alabama defeated Georgia on Jan. 8 to claim the national championship, and in no surprise, coach Nick Saban’s team takes the top spot in the rankings. The Bulldogs finish No. 2, with Clemson and...

Seven-Step Drop: Nick Saban's Boldest Move Yet Secures Legacy as the Greatest Ever

By Bryan Fischer, 2 weeks 6 hours ago
ATLANTA — Brian Daboll might just be the most disliked man in the state of Georgia.   A year ago he felt the confetti fall from the rafters at Super Bowl LI as an NFL assistant, helping the New England Patriots storm back to improbably beat the Atlanta Falcons in one of the greatest comebacks ever after trailing 28-3.   Less than a year later, in not quite the same fashion...
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