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College Football Rankings: AP Poll Top 25 for Week 7

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 1 week ago
Week 6 of the college football season is in the books, and the latest Associated Press (AP) poll and top 25 rankings were released on Sunday. These rankings reflect the first six weeks of action as the season heads into Week 7. As expected, Alabama remained No. 1 with a win over Texas A&M. Clemson checked at No. 2 once again following a victory over Wake Forest...

17 Awesome College Football Alternate Uniforms from Week 6

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it seems more teams are using alternate uniforms throughout the season. With several awesome designs making an appearance in Week 6, here are 17 we...

College Football Week 6 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Week 6 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Iowa State upset Oklahoma in Norman to knock the Sooners from the ranks of the unbeaten. Michigan also suffered its first loss of the 2017 season, as rival Michigan State won in Ann Arbor in a 14-10 slugfest. Alabama, Clemson, Penn State, Washington and Georgia picked up key...

College Football's 10 Best Position Battles to Watch in Week 6

By Bryan Fischer, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Get the chores done early, make sure the pizza is ordered and your favorite beverages are ice cold because Week 6 in college football has a ton of intriguing games from coast-to-coast that are worth tuning in for. As great as some of the matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to the games within a game — between players on either side of the ball.   Whether...

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 6

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Week 6 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the sixth weekend of action. The Week 6 slate begins on Wednesday night, as Arkansas State and Georgia Southern meet in the Sun Belt opener for both teams. A top 25 showdown between Louisville and NC State is...

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Northwestern Wildcats Preview and Prediction

By Kevin McGuire, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald has never lost to Penn State head coach James Franklin, but Fitzgerald’s Wildcats have never had to go up against a Penn State team this highly ranked with a potential Heisman Trophy front-runner leading the charge.   This week, Northwestern will look to score a major upset in Big Ten play as it hosts the defending Big Ten champions...

College Football Top 25 Rankings (After Week 5)

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks 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 fifth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing league matchups. Alabama dominated Ole Miss to remain No. 1 in the rankings, and Clemson remained at No. 2 following a huge road victory...

College Football Rankings: AP Poll Top 25 for Week 6

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks ago
Week 5 of the college football season is in the books, and the latest Associated Press (AP) poll and top 25 rankings were released on Sunday. These rankings reflect the first five weeks of action as the season heads into Week 6. As expected, Alabama remained No. 1 with a win over Ole Miss. Clemson checked at No. 2 once again following a victory over Virginia Tech,...

College Football Week 5 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 3 weeks ago
Week 5 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Washington State upset USC on Friday night, Georgia and Auburn crushed conference foes for key SEC wins, and Clemson improved to 5-0 after an impressive road victory against Virginia Tech. Additionally, Troy upset LSU, Alabama handled Ole Miss, Oklahoma State survived a tough...

College Football's 10 Best Position Battles to Watch in Week 5

By Bryan Fischer, 3 months 3 weeks ago
Conference title races are set to get shaken up as we hit Week 5 and the contenders start to separate from the pretenders around the country. As great as some of the college football matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to the games within a game — between players on either side of the ball.   Whether you’re a college football fan, a coach or an NFL...