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College Football Week 6 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 2 weeks ago
Week 6 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Texas A&M edged Tennessee in an overtime thriller, Alabama dominated Arkansas, Florida State escaped Miami with its seventh win in a row in this series, while Washington snapped a 12-game losing streak to Oregon with a 70-21 blowout victory over the Ducks.    With the sixth weekend...

Syracuse Orange vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons Preview and Prediction

By Adam Kurkjian, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Is it a new day for Wake Forest football?   Well, for now, we at least know it's better, as head coach Dave Clawson is off to his best start (4-1) with the program, the lone loss coming last week to NC State. The Wolfpack perennially own that rivalry, but the same can be said for the Demon Deacons' opponent this week, Syracuse.   Since entering the ACC in 2013, the Orange...

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

By Bryan Fischer, 7 months 3 weeks ago
While we don’t have three games pitting top-10 teams against one another like last week and several games (including LSU vs. Florida) have already been postponed due to Hurricane Matthew, the upcoming college football slate is still loaded with some quality contests. As good as the matchups between the names on the front of the jerseys are this week though, the one-on-one...

10 College Football Picks Against the Spread for Week 6

By Mitch Light, 7 months 3 weeks ago
The Week 6 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Tennessee-Texas A&M, Florida State-Miami and Alabama-Arkansas. Additionally, conference matchups such as Washington-Oregon, Texas-Oklahoma and North Carolina-Virginia Tech feature lines or odds that caught our attention for Week 6. Here are...

Predictions for Every College Football Game in Week 6

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 3 weeks ago
College football’s Week 6 slate kicks off on Wednesday night, as Georgia Southern and Arkansas State meet for a midweek showdown between two of the Sun Belt’s top programs. Thursday night’s action features two Group of 5 conference matchups, with Memphis hosting Temple and Louisiana Tech taking on WKU. Clemson-Boston College and Boise State at New Mexico highlight the slate on...

College Football's Post-Week 5 Bowl Projections

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 3 weeks ago
The first five 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, Michigan and Tennessee are four teams on...

College Football Week 5 Awards

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Week 5 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Clemson edged Louisville in a Saturday night thriller, Washington dominated Stanford on Friday night, Tennessee defeated Georgia on a last-second Hail Mary touchdown pass, Michigan knocked off Wisconsin in a defensive slugfest, and North Carolina upset Florida State in Tallahassee.   With...

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Syracuse Orange Preview and Prediction

By Jon Kinne, 7 months 4 weeks ago
For the second time in less than two calendar years, Notre Dame has lost five games over a six-game stretch. This time around, the Irish dropped their first four to high-quality competition: Stanford, Ohio State, Texas and Michigan State.   But Saturday’s loss to Duke was much different. The Blue Devils scored more points against Notre Dame than they had in their previous ...

College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in Week 5

By Bryan Fischer, 8 months 33 min ago
We heard all summer about the greatest opening week ever in college football but Week 5 might be as good, or better, with a whopping three games involving top 10 teams. As good as the matchups between the names on the front of the jerseys are this week though; the one-on-one battles between the names on the back of them might be even juicier.   Whether you’re a college football fan...