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Outrageous College Football Predictions for Week 4

By J.P. Scott, 10 hours 49 min ago
We're nearly a month in to the 2018 college football season, and already we've seen plenty of surprising — if not outrageous — outcomes and performances.   Week 4 brings with it plenty of possibilities for more outrageous outcomes. Now, however, as conference play gets into full swing, the outcomes carry more weight than they may have a couple of weeks ago.  ...

Group of 5 Spotlight: Local Product Darrell Henderson Becoming a Star for Memphis; Akron's Historic Win

By Kyle Kensing, 12 hours 39 min ago
About 7,500 people reside in Batesville, a town roughly an hour from Memphis. Darrell Henderson, college football's leading rusher through three weeks, hails from this small, Mississippi town — precisely the kind of place that helps shape the identity of the Memphis Tigers.   "For everybody down here, you gotta work for whatever you want," Henderson said.   Such...

College Football Rankings: Top 130 Teams

By Steven Lassan, 3 days 3 hours ago
With third 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. There were several changes to the top 25 and 130 ranking after the Week 3 slate. The 130 rankings now focus on results and a mix of preseason projection to the end of the year. Alabama, Clemson, Georgia...

College Football Week 3 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 8 hours ago
With the third 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 3)

By Steven Lassan, 4 days 10 hours 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 third weekend of the 2018 season featured its share of big matchups, including Ohio State's victory over TCU, Washington's road win at Utah and LSU's last-second upset at Auburn. As expected, Alabama, Clemson and...

College Football Picks: Predicting Final Scores for Every Game in Week 3

By Mitch Light, 6 days 11 hours ago
The Week 3 edition of picking every game on the college football schedule is highlighted by some key conference matchups (LSU at Auburn, Washington at Utah and Oklahoma at Iowa State) as well as some intriguing non-league games (Missouri at Purdue, Boise State at Oklahoma State and Ohio State at TCU). Here is every upcoming game on the Week 3 slate:   Friday, Sept. 14   Georgia...

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 3

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 7 hours ago
College football’s 2018 season continues with a busy Week 3 slate that features 67 overall matchups. Hurricane Florence has forced the cancellation of a couple of contests (UCF-North Carolina, NC State-West Virginia and Virginia Tech-East Carolina), with the Coastal Carolina-Campbell game moving to Wednesday, and Wake Forest-Boston College moving up its start time by a couple of...

College Fantasy Football: Week 3 DFS Picks Saturday (Sept 15) Games

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 11 hours ago
Week 3 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 a 10 matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the first Saturday Noon ET games, followed by seven games headlining the 7 p.m. ET...

College Football Week 2 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 4 days ago
With the second 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 2)

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 4 days 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 second weekend of the 2018 season featured its share of big matchups, including Georgia's win over South Carolina, Clemson defeating Texas A&M in College Station, Arizona State's upset victory over Michigan State...