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College Football's Post-Week 8 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 6 days ago
The first eight weeks of the college football season are in the books and Week 8 produced one of the season's biggest upsets with Penn State's victory over Ohio State. While the Buckeyes dropped from the ranks of the unbeaten, the path for coach Urban Meyer's team is still there to earn a playoff spot. Ohio State takes on Michigan in the regular season finale and could face...

College Football Week 8 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 1 week ago
Week 8 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Alabama continued to distance itself from the rest of the nation, as the Crimson Tide handled Texas A&M to remain unbeaten. LSU and Auburn scored key victories in SEC West action, Penn State knocked off Ohio State to score the biggest win of coach James Franklin's tenure in Happy...

10 College Football Picks Against the Spread for Week 8

By Mitch Light, 6 months 1 week ago
The Week 8 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Alabama-Texas A&M, West Virginia-TCU, Wisconsin-Iowa and Arkansas-Auburn. Additionally, conference matchups such as Ole Miss-TCU, Texas-Kansas State, Louisville-NC State and Penn State-Ohio State feature lines or odds that caught our...

Syracuse Orange vs. Boston College Eagles Preview and Prediction

By Adam Kurkjian, 6 months 1 week ago
Syracuse and Boston College are coming off two games that couldn't be further apart on the spectrum of program momentum.   Last weekend, the Orange beat a ranked Virginia Tech team, 31-17, to improve to 3-4 and give new head coach Dino Babers his first ACC win at Syracuse. The Hokies were riding high from a blowout win over reigning Coastal Division champion North Carolina and left...

Predictions for Every College Football Game in Week 8

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 1 week ago
College football’s Week 8 slate is the official start of the second half of the season, and the action begins on Thursday night with three matchups. Miami travels to Virginia Tech for a key ACC Coastal Division matchup, while Boise State hosts BYU in a game that can certainly help boost the Broncos' overall resume for the top spot among Group of 5 teams. Three more games dot...

College Football's Post-Week 7 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 1 week ago
The first seven weeks of the college football season are in the books. And as expected, the 2016 season has already experienced some unexpected teams on the rise and on the decline. Florida State was picked by many as a preseason favorite to reach the national championship, but the Seminoles are out of the picture with two losses. Louisville, Washington and Michigan are three...

ACC Second-Half Predictions and Midseason Review

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 2 weeks ago
At the halfway point of the 2016 college football season, the ACC has two teams poised to challenge for a playoff spot. Clemson is the frontrunner after a thrilling 42-36 victory over Louisville on Oct. 1, but the Cardinals remain in the mix – provided they can win out and get some help from other teams. Florida State was considered the preseason favorite to win the ACC, but the Seminoles...

College Football Week 7 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 2 weeks ago
Week 7 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Alabama remained unbeaten with a dominant performance against Tennessee, Clemson survived NC State's upset bid with an overtime win, Ohio State escaped Madison with a 30-23 overtime victory over Wisconsin, while West Virginia, Syracuse, North Carolina, Colorado and Washington State all picked...

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Syracuse Orange Preview and Prediction

By Adam Kurkjian, 6 months 2 weeks ago
When Virginia Tech hired former Memphis head coach Justin Fuente to replace legendary head man Frank Beamer, this was the type of transition its fan base was looking for.   While the Hokies dropped a non-conference battle with Tennessee in a game where they led early but were done in by a bevy of turnovers, they've since gone on a run that culminated in last week's dominant 34-3...

College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in Week 7

By Bryan Fischer, 6 months 2 weeks ago
It’s a huge week around the country for some underrated college football rivalries and several key cross-divisional showdowns. No matter where you turn, there should be some interesting matchups between the names on the front of the jerseys but it’s the one-on-ones between the names on the back of the jerseys that are even juicier.   Whether you’re a college football...