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NFL Draft 2021 Top Quarterback Prospects

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 day 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...

Big 12 Football: Top 15 2021 NFL Draft Prospects to Watch

By Kevin McGuire, 1 month 6 days ago
Compared to its power-conference peers, the Big 12 is not exactly an NFL factory line. The conference saw just 21 players from its members drafted in the 2020 NFL Draft, six fewer than the ACC, less than half of what the Big Ten produced, and a third of the number of players coming out of the SEC. But that doesn't mean the Big 12 is lacking in players that will contribute at the next level....

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

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 1 week 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-...

West Virginia Football: Mountaineers' 2020 Schedule Analysis

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 1 month 1 week ago
Neal Brown's first season as head coach of the West Virginia Mountaineers was the program's first without a bowl bid since 2013. WVU finished 5-7 overall, including a 3-6 mark in Big 12 play. And though the results were disappointing, they weren't disastrous. The Mountaineers played a difficult schedule and finished strong by winning two of their final three games on the road. And...

West Virginia Football Schedule 2020

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 3 weeks ago
Here's the West Virginia football schedule with a full list of the Mountaineers' 2020 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season.   West Virginia Mountaineers 2020 Schedule   Date: Opponent (Location) Sept. 5: vs. Florida State Seminoles (Mercedes-Benz...

West Virginia Football: Mountaineers' 2020 Spring Preview

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 2 months 3 weeks ago
Expectations were modest for Neal Brown's first season as head coach of the West Virginia Mountaineers, especially given the roster turnover on offense. There were promising signs as West Virginia started 3-1, and later won two of its final three contests, but the Mountaineers finished 5-7 overall and 3-6 in Big 12 play — failing to reach a bowl game for the first time since 2013...

Grading College Football's Head Coach Hires for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 2 months 3 weeks 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, 3 months 4 days 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...

Big 12 Football: 10 Most Intriguing Non-Conference Games of 2020

By Mark Ross, 3 months 1 week ago
Oklahoma has represented the Big 12 in each of the past three editions of the College Football Playoff, but the Sooners' inability to win a semifinal game is somewhat indicative of the conference's overall struggles against the rest of its Power 5 peers.   Last year the Big 12 went 7-8 against Power 5 teams (plus Notre Dame), including a 1-4 showing in bowl games. While the...

Ranking College Football's Rosters for 2020

By Steven Lassan, 3 months 2 weeks ago
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’t 100 percent accurate, there is plenty of truth in the rankings and evaluations by the experts. Additionally, with advances in technology to watch more prospects, along with more offseason camps, the rankings...