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Washington Football: 2020 Huskies Season Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 6 days ago
Washington went 8–5 last season and was considered one of the nation’s more disappointing teams. Rebuilding the defense was a bigger task than anticipated. Then Chris Petersen stepped down as coach, claiming burnout. Quarterback Jacob Eason and others departed early, seeking NFL riches.   It’s up to Jimmy Lake, Petersen’s in-house replacement and the team’s...

Ranking the Pac-12's College Football Coaches for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
The Pac-12 features a fair amount of uncertainty in its coaching ranks for 2020, but there's no debate at the top. Utah's Kyle Whittingham is the unquestioned No. 1 coach going into this fall, with Stanford's David Shaw and Oregon's Mario Cristobal rounding out the top three. Arizona State's Herm Edwards checks in at No. 4, followed by California's Justin Wilcox at No. 5...

Pac-12 Football 2020 All-Conference Team

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week ago
The 2020 All-Pac-12 team is led by Oregon and USC with 13 selections apiece, with five other teams reaching double digits. Pac-12 North rivals California and Stanford follow the Ducks and Trojans with 12 selections, while Arizona State, Washington State and Washington each have 10 picks.   Athlon Sports has released its top 25 for 2020. Now, it’s time to take a look at the best...

When Does College Football Start in 2020?

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 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...

College Football Rankings: Top 25 for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 4 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:...

Pac-12 Football: Top 15 2021 NFL Draft Prospects to Watch

By Kyle Kensing, 2 months 4 days ago
The Pac-12 has long been known for producing skill-position talent, and 2020 continued the trend with offensive playmakers like Justin Herbert, Michael Pittman Jr., and Laviska Shenault Jr. among the players selected. Initial forecasts for the Pac-12's place in the 2021 NFL Draft landscape, however, illuminates some of the shift in emphasis in the league.   With programs like Stanford...

NFL Draft 2021 Top Quarterback Prospects

By Steven Lassan, 2 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...

College Football's Best Players Not Taken in the 2020 NFL Draft

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 2 weeks ago
With the 2020 NFL Draft officially in the books, it’s time to look back and see which of college football’s biggest stars went undrafted. Whether it was a concern about size, overall talent, an injury, how a player will transition from scheme or handle the jump to the NFL, a handful of stars from the previous college football season did not hear their name called over the three-...

Grading College Football's Head Coach Hires for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 1 week ago
College football’s 2019-20 coaching carousel featured 24 changes, including moves at Florida State, Ole Miss, Washington State, Colorado and Arkansas. With the carousel completed and all 24 jobs filled, it's time to rank and grade the new hires and see how they fit with their new programs. Florida State's hire of Mike Norvell takes the top spot in Athlon's grades, but...

College Football's Early Top 50 Players for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 2 weeks ago
The 2020 college football season is still months away, but the start of spring practice is inching closer for all 130 teams (some have already begun), so it’s never too early to look ahead at the upcoming year and rank some of the top players returning to the gridiron. As expected, quarterbacks top the rankings for 2020. Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State's Justin Fields were...