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College Football Win Totals: 15 Teams to Bet Big On

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 4 days ago
The start of the 2019 college football season is just under two months away, and FanDuel is out with its over/under win total future bets for the upcoming year. As expected, there were plenty of interesting projections when the company released its totals in late June. While a lot can change over the next few weeks until kickoff, these 15 picks caught our attention. Which teams are worth a look...

Top 25 College Football Non-Conference Games of 2019

By J.P. Scott, 3 weeks 4 days ago
Between conference realignment and the perceived importance of strong schedules in the eyes of the College Football Playoff committee, the number of intriguing non-conference matchups seems to grow larger each year. Many programs are beginning to figure out that if they want to get a leg up in the race to college football's final four, they need to start taking risks in the non-conference...

ACC Wild Card Players in 2019

By Jon Kinne, 3 weeks 5 days ago
Certainly, Clemson was among the nation's best college football teams from day one in 2018. On the other end of the spectrum, Louisville was going to struggle last season due to key personnel losses and dysfunction in the program.   But the emergence of wide receiver Justyn Ross late in the year helped transform the Tigers from a contender into a dominant champion...

College Football Bowl Schedule for 2019-20

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 6 days ago
College football's bowl schedule for 2019-20 is slated to start on Dec. 20 and continues until the NCAA national championship on Jan. 13 in New Orleans. This season's bowl slate once again includes 39 contests, plus the national title following the two CFB Playoff games (Fiesta and Peach). Due to a scheduling quirk, the two semifinal games will be played on Dec. 28. The Jan. 13 date...

When Does College Football Start in 2019?

By Steven Lassan, 4 weeks 4 hours ago
College football’s 2019 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 24 with two Week 0 matchups. Miami and Florida meet in Orlando, with Arizona and Hawaii set for a high-scoring affair in Honolulu later that night. The full Week 1 college football schedule of matchups is slated to begin on Thursday, Aug. 29. The opening Thursday of action features Utah at BYU, along with...

ACC's Best Quarterback Matchups of 2019

By Bryan Fischer, 4 weeks 9 hours ago
There's no position like it on the football field and everybody from the head coach to opposing coordinator to the backup long snapper knows it too. Now more than ever in college football especially, one needs a big-time quarterback under center if you want to win big in the sport and it goes without saying that the search for a top prospect is a 365-day journey for any program.  ...

Duke Football: David Cutcliffe is the Second Best ACC Coach

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 2 days ago
The ACC has its share of great college football coaches. One of the best in the conference is Duke's David Cutcliffe.   In Athlon Sports' ACC Coach Rankings, the Blue Devils’ head coach is listed at No. 2, just behind Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney (No. 1) and just ahead of Syrucause head coach Dino Babers (No. 3).   Here's why: Duke is one of the toughest Power...

2019 Preseason All-America Team

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 days ago
The 2019 college football season is just around the corner, and it’s time to honor the best of the best for the upcoming year. The SEC leads the way on the 2019 Athlon Sports' All-America Team with 26 overall selections, followed by the Big Ten with 21. Alabama has the most overall players selected (nine), with Clemson coming in second with eight players picked. ...

Ranking the ACC's Toughest Non-Conference College Football Schedules in 2019

By Jon Kinne, 1 month 5 days ago
Scheduling continues to be a major talking point in the college football world. The conferences that have had teams left out of the College Football Playoff have been leagues with nine-game conference schedules. Of course, it helps that the SEC and ACC — the two conferences that play eight conference games — are led by Alabama and Clemson, two programs that would have made the four-...

College Football Starting QB Rankings for 2019 (Top 130)

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
With summer workouts underway and fall practice right aroud the corner for all 130 college football teams, it's never too early to evaluate how every program looks at quarterback for the 2019 season. The FBS level is loaded with talent at this position for the upcoming year, as Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson's Trevor Lawrence are neck-and-neck for the No. 1 spot...