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35 Key College Football Super Seniors Returning in 2021

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, college football’s 2020 season was unusual in many ways. Conferences starting play at different times, canceled games, bowl matchups shifted to different locations, and more uncertainty as to who on the roster was available on a week-to-week basis were just a few ways the ’20 season was unique. However, in addition to all of those factors, last year was...

Big 12 Football: 10 Most Intriguing Non-Conference Games of 2021

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 1 month 2 weeks ago
Once all the necessary schedule shuffling decisions were made late in the offseason, Big 12 football teams were each allowed to play one non-conference opponent at home during the 2020 campaign. It didn't go well, at least for those that scheduled Sun Belt teams. League schools will square off with SBC teams once again in 2021 — Coastal Carolina (aiming for a third consecutive victory...

College Football's Top 20 Quarterbacks on the Rise for 2021

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The countdown to the 2021 college football season is already underway, as spring practices and position battles for spots on the depth chart for all 130 teams across the nation are already in progress in offseason workouts. As always, one of the biggest storylines of any offseason rests with the quarterback position. This spot is always under the microscope and could be the difference between...

Way-Too-Early Top 25 College Football Rankings for 2021

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2020 season complete after Alabama's win in the national championship, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25 preseason rankings for 2021. The Crimson Tide rank as the No. 1 team in the very early top 25, followed by Clemson at No. 2. Oklahoma is poised for a run at the national...

Grading College Football's Head Coach Hires for 2021

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
College football’s 2020-21 coaching carousel featured 15 changes, including moves at Texas, Auburn, UCF, South Carolina and Illinois. With the carousel completed and all 15 jobs filled, it's time to rank and grade the new hires and see how they fit with their new programs. At the top, it's a close call between the hires of Steve Sarkisian (Texas), Clark Lea (...

When Does College Football Start in 2021?

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
College football’s 2021 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 28 with a handful of matchups in Week 0. The schedule for that opening weekend could be tweaked, but Hawaii at UCLA and Nebraska at Illinois are the early highlights from the Week 0 games in 2021. The first full weekend of games for next season doesn’t lack for interesting matchups. Ohio State at Minnesota,...

Oklahoma Football: 3 Reasons for Optimism About the Sooners in 2021

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 1 month 3 weeks ago
The Oklahoma Sooners enacted their revenge on Iowa State by beating the Cyclones 27-21 in the Big 12 Championship Game. The win secured a sixth straight conference title for the Sooners, including one in each of Lincoln Riley's four seasons as head coach.   However, because of both the early season loss to Iowa State and an upset at the hands of Kansas State the week before, Oklahoma...

Ranking College Football's Rosters for 2021

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
Ranking the college football rosters for the 2021 season provides a unique window into the talent level for all teams and how that compares to win totals, conference championships, and success on a national level. Recruiting is the foundation for winning national championships, competing for CFB Playoff berths or performing at a high level in college football. While recruiting rankings aren'...

Oklahoma Football Schedule 2021

By Athlon Sports, 2 months 14 hours ago
Here's the Oklahoma football schedule with a full list of the Sooners' 2021 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season.   Oklahoma Sooners 2021 Schedule   Date: Opponent (Location) Sept. 4: at Tulane Green Wave (New Orleans) Sept. 11: vs. Western Carolina...

Big 12 Football: What to Know About the 2021 Schedule

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 1 day ago
The Big 12 is the latest college football conference to release its 2021 schedule. On Thursday, the entire '21 slate was released, as the Big 12 — like all conferences in college football — hopes for a normal year next fall. The COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc across schedules for all 130 teams in 2020. However, the Big 12 managed to play nearly all of its conference games, and...