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Heisman Watch: Early Look at Top Heisman Trophy Candidates for 2020
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow just completed one of the greatest seasons in college football history. In addition to winning the Heisman Trophy by the largest margin ever, Burrow filled his trophy case with a half-dozen other national awards and led...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 day ago
ACC Football: 11 Players Who Will Replace NFL Draft Early Entrants in 2020
LSU, Alabama, and Georgia will lose a combined 20 players with remaining eligibility to the 2020 NFL Draft. In comparison, the 14 ACC programs will say a premature good-bye to just 14 guys. That does not mean, however, that Atlantic Coast...
Jon Kinne
1 day ago
ACC Football: Best Games of 2019
The 2019 college football campaign brought with it plenty of change in the ACC. The conference debuted a new network in Week 1, with a game featuring Geoff Collins at Georgia Tech: One of four new head coaches (five, counting Willie Taggart's...
Kyle Kensing
2 days ago
Ed Orgeron, LSU Tigers Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2020 draft officially passed on Friday, Jan. 17 and more than 100 players declared for the next level. As expected, projected first-round picks in Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons, Ohio State cornerback...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tigers Football
Clemson's dominant run in the ACC isn't likely to end in 2020, as coach Dabo Swinney's team is a heavy favorite to repeat as the conference champion. But the rest of the conference has plenty of intrigue in both divisions and how the...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Early Ranking of the 10 Best Games of Week 1 of the 2020 College Football Season
Yes, yes, I know. It's too early to talk about college football again. I mean, if the reputation of the city of New Orleans lives up to its billing, the post-game party following LSU's national championship victory last Monday night is...
Eric Sorenson
4 days ago
Way-Too-Early Top 25 College Football Rankings for 2020
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2019 season complete after LSU defeated Clemson in the national championship, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25 preseason rankings for 2020....
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
10 Greatest Clemson Football Teams of All Time
Although Clemson lost to LSU in the College Football Playoff National Championship game on Jan. 13 to deny the Tigers from the ACC a shot at back-to-back national titles, the 2019 team is still one of the program's finest squads. The Tigers are...
Aaron Tallent
1 week ago
Ranking Every College Football National Champion Over the Last 50 Years
Every college football team that won a national championship team was great, but I have attempted to rank every title-winning squad over the past 50 years by asking the following questions:   How strong was their schedule? What was their...
Aaron Tallent
1 week ago
Seven-Step Drop: LSU's Historic Season Has Every Right to be Called the GOAT
NEW ORLEANS — As much as college football is a sport celebrated for the indelible moments it gives us in real-time from game to game of a long slog of a season, it is also a sport that celebrates its own history more than just about any other...
Bryan Fischer
1 week ago
D'Eriq King, Houston Cougars Football
Houston quarterback D’Eriq King has decided to transfer for his senior season, becoming a sought-after signal-caller for the 2020 college football season. King passed for 50 touchdowns and 4,925 yards in four years with the Cougars and added...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Clemson Football: Tigers Will Challenge for the National Title Again in 2020
The College Football Playoff National Championship game didn't turn out as Clemson had hoped, but it was fourth time in five years that the Tigers played in the season's final game. That means that once again their talented roster will look...
Jon Kinne
1 week ago
Ranking College Football's National Champions Since 1998
As the final seconds of the 2019 college football season have ticked away and LSU celebrates a long-awaited return to the top, the debates over where this year's Tigers national championship stacks up against the others that came before it. Ed...
Kevin McGuire
1 week ago
Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tigers Football
Clemson is 60 minutes away from back-to-back national championships and the program's third over four years. Coach Dabo Swinney's team is once again near the top of the nation in the key defensive categories, and an explosive offense is...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Clemson vs. LSU: Best Prop Bets for National Championship
It's time for the final game of the college football season as No. 1 LSU takes on No. 3 Clemson in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on Monday. Depending on where you look, LSU is either a 5.5- or six-point favorite with a total around...
Matt Josephs
1 week ago
National Championship Prediction and Preview: Clemson vs. LSU
College football’s 2019-20 season is down to its final game, as Clemson and LSU meet on Monday night in New Orleans for the national championship. The Bayou Bengals are looking for their first national title since 2007, while Clemson is...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
10 Stats You Need to Know for the National Championship (Clemson vs. LSU)
The No. 1 LSU Tigers are set to square off with the third-ranked Clemson Tigers on Monday night in the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship Game. Hosted at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, the contest will be a pseudo home...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 weeks ago
Joe Burrow, LSU Tigers Football
With college football’s 2019 regular season in the books, it’s time to take a look back and honor the best of the best and top performers for the All-America team. Whether it was on offense, defense or special teams,...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Joe Burrow, LSU Tigers Football
LSU is 60 minutes away from a national championship, but in order to win the 2019-20 title, coach Ed Orgeron’s team has to go through the defending champs and a loaded Clemson squad. LSU claimed the No. 1 spot in the College Football Playoff...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tigers Football
Clemson brings its 29-game winning streak and quest to win back-to-back national titles to New Orleans on Jan. 13 for a showdown against LSU to decide the 2019-20 college football national champion. Coach Dabo Swinney has elevated Clemson into an...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tigers Football
College football’s 2019-20 bowl season kicks off on Friday, Dec. 20, and continues until the national championship in New Orleans, La., on Jan. 13. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec....
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Joe Burrow, LSU Tigers Football
College football’s 2019-20 bowl season features 39 matchups, and Athlon’s editors are here with picks against the spread (ATS) for every postseason contest. Two games are slated for Dec. 20 to start the bowl season, the Rose and Sugar...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
A Brief History of Clemson vs. LSU Matchups
The College Football Playoff National Championship game on Jan. 13 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans will mark the fourth meeting between Clemson and LSU. And like the two schools' other three meetings, this one will be in the...
Aaron Tallent
3 weeks ago
Top 10 Moments in College Football National Championship Game History: Vince Young
LSU and Clemson enter the College Football Playoff National Championship 14-0 with two of the most high-powered offenses in the game. If the Jan. 13 contest is close and the points are aplenty, it will produce some memorable plays that remain...
Aaron Tallent
3 weeks ago
Virginia Tech Football Schedule 2019
Here's the Virginia Tech football schedule with a full list of the Hokies' 2019 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season...
Athlon Sports
3 weeks ago

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