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College Fantasy Football: Week 12 DFS Picks Saturday (Nov. 17) Games

By Steven Lassan, 2 days 4 hours ago
Week 12 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 11 matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the Saturday Noon ET games, five for the 3:30 p.m. ET window and seven...

Northwestern Wildcats vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Prediction and Preview

By Todd Saelhof, 3 days 22 hours ago
A week after pulling off an upset, Minnesota will get a chance to double up at home against newly minted Big Ten West champion Northwestern. A victory over the No. 22 Wildcats (6-4, 6-1 Big Ten) also would make the Golden Gophers (5-5, 2-5) bowl eligible.   Last week, Minnesota stunned Purdue 41-10, turning the tables on a Boilermakers team that had already beaten Ohio State and Iowa....

College Football Rankings: Top 130 Teams

By Steven Lassan, 6 days 1 hour ago
With the 11th 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 remains the No. 1 team after posting a 24-0 shutout victory against Mississippi State. Clemson is a small step behind the Crimson Tide at No. 2, as coach Dabo Swinney's team clinched the ACC...

College Football Bowl Projections for 2018-19

By Steven Lassan, 6 days 19 hours ago
The start of college football’s 2018-19 bowl season is just under two months away, but with Week 11 in the books, it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan are Athlon's projected picks after Week 11 to reach the CFB Playoff. The Crimson Tide and Tigers are a notch above the rest of the...

College Football Bowl Projections After Week 11

By Steven Lassan, 6 days 20 hours ago
The start of college football’s 2018-19 bowl season is just under two months away, but with Week 11 in the books, it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan are Athlon's projected picks after Week 11 to reach the CFB Playoff. The Crimson Tide and Tigers are a notch above the rest of the...

College Football Week 11 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 34 min ago
With the 11th weekend of the 2018 season in the books, it’s time to take a look at the best of the best and honor some of the top performances. Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the top performers in college football with its weekly awards section. Here’s a look at Athlon Sports’ picks for the offensive, defensive, coordinator, team and freshman from...

College Football Top 25 Rankings (After Week 11)

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 39 min ago
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The 11th weekend of the 2018 season was headlined by Clemson's dominant victory at Boston College to clinch the ACC's Atlantic Division, Texas' wild win at Texas Tech, Alabama's shutout over Mississippi State and...

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 11

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 2 days ago
College football’s 2018 season continues with a Week 11 slate featuring 62 games from Wednesday to Saturday night. While the Week 11 slate doesn't feature as many top 25 showdowns as the schedule from last Saturday, there are plenty of intriguing contests on tap this weekend.   The action starts on Wednesday night with two games in the MAC. Ohio travels to Oxford to take on...

College Football Picks: Predicting Final Scores for Every Game in Week 11

By Mitch Light, 1 week 2 days ago
The Week 11 edition of picking every game on the college football schedule is highlighted by Clemson’s trip to Boston College that will likely decide the ACC Atlantic Division title; the annual Auburn-Georgia battle; and Ohio State’s visit to Michigan State. Here is every game on the Week 11 slate:   Thursday, Nov. 8   Wake Forest at NC State Wake Forest’s...

Purdue Boilermakers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Prediction and Preview

By Todd Saelhof, 1 week 2 days ago
A pair of Big Ten West teams with similar records but in entirely different situations will meet up Saturday afternoon when Purdue pays a visit to Minnesota. The Boilermakers (5-4, 4-2 Big Ten) not only need just one more win to become bowl eligible, they still have a shot at winning the division. Meanwhile, the Golden Gophers (4-5, 1-5) have been eliminated from the West race and have their...