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Ranking College Football's Rosters for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 2 days 2 hours ago
Recruiting is the foundation for winning national championships, competing for CFB Playoff berths or winning 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 for...

5 Newcomers to Watch for the Utah Utes in 2018

By John Coon, 2 days 2 hours ago
Utah has all the right ingredients to cook up a special season in 2018. The Utes return several major contributors across the board from a season ago. Experience, quality depth, talent and athleticism are not a question mark, but an exclamation point at nearly every position.   There will also be several new faces in the mix with Utah hauling in another strong recruiting class. The Utes...

College Football's Top 15 Impact True Freshmen Quarterbacks for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 3 days 2 hours ago
With National Signing Day in the books, the focus for the 2018 college football season shifts to spring practices and upcoming offseason workouts. While most freshmen won’t arrive until the summer, a handful of incoming recruits already hit campus prior to spring ball. And thanks to the early signing period, most players and coaching staffs had an earlier breakdown of how their...

5 Newcomers to Watch for the Washington Huskies in 2018

By Kyle Kensing, 1 week 2 hours ago
When Chris Petersen was introduced as the Washington Huskies’ head coach in December 2013, the once-dominant program gained a clear vision for its return to the top of college football.   Washington has started making good on that vision in the last few seasons, winning its first conference championship since 2000 en route to the 2016 campaign's College Football Playoff. The...

Ranking the Pac-12's Football Rosters for 2018

By Kyle Kensing, 1 week 2 days ago
The 2017 college football season ended in an unceremonious splat for the Pac-12. With just one bowl game win among its nine participants, the conference endured the worst power-conference postseason ever.   Positive news for the Pac-12 came with the 2018 National Signing Day, however, as four of the league's teams finished with classes ranked No. 18 or better. Half of the conference...

Way-Too-Early College Football 130 Team Rankings for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 1 week 2 days ago
With signing day completed, the focus for all 130 college football teams shifts to spring practice. And with every program hitting the field for offseason workouts, it’s never too early to look at the year ahead and project where all 130 teams could rank when the official Athlon Sports magazine predictions are released later this summer.   Expect several tweaks to this NCAA football...

5 Newcomers to Watch for the UCLA Bruins in 2018

By Kyle Kensing, 1 week 3 days ago
New UCLA head coach Chip Kelly' performed impressively in his first high-profile task. Kelly landed the nation's No. 18-ranked recruiting class per 247Sports, beginning the process of cultivating the program in his vision.   UCLA brings dynamic playmakers on both sides of the ball as part of the 2018 recruiting class. Some will have immediate impact on the state of Bruins football...

How College Football's New Coaches Recruited in 2018

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 1 hour ago
Recruiting is the basic blueprint for any college football program. Building a winner starts on the recruiting trail, and the data is there to back up just how important Signing Day is to all 130 teams. Sure, there are going to be hits and misses in the team and player projections each season, but there’s plenty of accuracy and meaning behind the final rankings. New coaches...

College Football's Top 20 Impact True Freshmen for 2018

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 2 hours ago
College football’s 2018 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Every FBS program inked recruits to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday or in the early period in December, which means coaching staffs should have a good snapshot of how their program looks for the upcoming season. With spring practice just around the corner, the focus around the nation now shifts to...

College Football 2018 Team Recruiting Rankings

By Steven Lassan, 2 weeks 2 hours ago
College football’s 2018 National Signing Day is in the books, and there's a new No. 1 at the top of the team recruiting rankings. Georgia coach Kirby Smart landed the best overall haul in the nation, taking home the top spot in all three recruiting services. Smart landed a standout class in the early signing period and only added to it on Wednesday. Ohio State, Texas, Penn State...