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College Football's Top 11 Impact JUCO Transfer Quarterbacks for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 6 days 4 hours ago
Finding or developing a quarterback is no easy task for any college football coach. This position is one of the hardest to evaluate in high school, and as evidenced by the annual wave of departures, quarterbacks often transfer early in their career in search of more playing time. While developing a quarterback through the high school ranks is the preferred option for coaches, the junior...

College Football Top 130 Team Rankings for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 hour ago
College football's 2020 season is slated to start in late August, but it's never too early to project where all 130 teams will finish at the end of the year. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced several schedule changes and many challenges await the fall slate. However, Athlon Sports released its top 25 in May and now it's time to project the rest of the teams 26-130. Clemson takes the...

College Football 2020 Conference Power Rankings

By Athlon Sports, 2 weeks 4 days ago
College football's conference power rankings once again feature the SEC at No. 1 and the Big Ten at No. 2. The 2020 season isn't likely to feature many changes in the next tier of conference power rankings, as Clemson bolsters the ACC to the No. 3 spot, followed by the Big 12 at No. 4 and the Pac-12 at No. 5. The American Athletic Conference checks in at No. 6 and once again ranks as the...

2020 Preseason All-America Team

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 6 days ago
The 2020 college football season is slated to start in late August and it’s time to honor the best of the best for the upcoming year. The SEC and ACC lead the way on the 2020 Athlon Sports' All-America Team with 23 overall selections apiece, followed by the Big Ten with 21. Alabama has the most overall players selected (eight), with Ohio State coming in second with...

Conference USA Football 2020 Predictions

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 4 days ago
The 2020 season for Conference USA is headlined by uncertainty in the East Division and a clear front-runner in the West. UAB is Athlon’s projected champion in the 2020 Conference USA predictions, with coach Bill Clark’s squad anchored by a strong defense and an offense poised to improve with a healthy fall out of quarterback Tyler Johnston III and running back Spencer Brown. The...

Conference USA Football 2020 All-Conference Team

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 weeks ago
The 2020 All-Conference USA Team is led by 13 selections from UAB, with WKU up next at 12 picks. Three other teams - Charlotte, FIU and Southern Miss - also reached double-digit selections with 10 picks, with defending champion FAU checking in at eight.   Athlon Sports has released its top 25 for 2020. Now, it’s time to take a look at the best of the best and honor the top...

When Does College Football Start in 2020?

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 1 week ago
College football’s 2020 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 29 with five overall matchups on tap for Week 0. With the matchup between Navy and Notre Dame moved from Ireland and to Labor Day weekend, Hawaii-Arizona and California-UNLV provide the most intrigue for Week 0. Week 1 also features plenty of interesting matchups as the 2020 FBS season gets into full swing with...

Ranking Conference USA's College Football Coaches for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 1 week ago
Ranking the coaches in Conference USA is never easy, but there's no debate at the top. UAB's Bill Clark is the unquestioned No. 1 coach for 2020, and the gap between Clark and the league's other coaches could grow if the Blazers win their second C-USA title in three years this fall. Coaching veterans Butch Davis (FIU), Skip Holtz (Louisiana Tech), and Doc Holliday (Marshall) headline...

College Football Rankings: Top 25 for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 3 weeks ago
The 2020 college football season is scheduled to officially begin on Saturday, Aug. 29, but it's never too early to start thinking about top 25 rankings and what might transpire this fall. Each FBS season brings plenty of surprises, disappointments and unexpected teams emerging in the national title picture. However, the list of favorites for this year starts with familiar contenders:...

NFL Draft 2021 Top Quarterback Prospects

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 1 week ago
The 2021 NFL Draft is slated to take place from April 29-May 1 in Cleveland, Ohio. While the 2020 college football season has yet to unfold, it's never too early to take a look at which quarterbacks could top the rankings or the wish list for teams next spring. The pool of top prospects at quarterback is headlined by Ohio State's Justin Fields and Clemson's Trevor Lawrence, as both...