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Clemson Football: What Will 2021 Look Like for the Tigers?
For just the second time in the past six seasons, the Clemson Tigers lost two games in a season. With one of those coming in decisive fashion to Ohio State in the College Football Playoff, Tigers fans were left with a strange taste in their mouths...
Jon Kinne
1 day ago
College Football's 2020-21 Bowl Season Winners and Losers
The 2020 college football season will forever be remembered for being one of the most unique seasons ever played. But the sport managed to maneuver through varying starting points and cross the finish line with Alabama claiming ownership to another...
Kevin McGuire
2 days ago
Ranking College Football's National Champions Since 1998
Alabama head coach Nick Saban has quite the collection of national championship hardware. After his 2020 Crimson Tide dismantled Ohio State for the College Football Playoff national championship in Hard Rock Stadium on Monday night, Saban earned...
Kevin McGuire
2 days 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
2 days ago
College Football Rankings: Top 25 for 2021
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2020 season complete after the Ohio State-Alabama showdown in the national championship, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25...
Steven Lassan
3 days ago
Clemson Football: 2020 Team Awards
The 2020 Clemson football season ended in disappointing fashion as the Tigers fell to Ohio State 49-28 in the Sugar Bowl/College Football Playoff Semifinal. Dabo Swinney has built the program to the point where success is measured in championships...
Jon Kinne
1 week ago
Bijan Robinson, Texas Longhorns Football
Just one game remains in the 2020-21 college football season, as the bowl slate wrapped up on Saturday, Jan. 2. It’s hard to read too much into bowl games due to opt outs and the unusual nature of the 2020 season. However, several players had...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
DeVonta Smith, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The Heisman Trophy will be presented on Tuesday, Jan. 5 to one of four finalists for the 2020 college football season. Florida quarterback Kyle Trask, Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith and Alabama quarterback...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
North Carolina Football Schedule 2020
Here's the North Carolina football schedule with a full list of the Tar Heels' 2020 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
10 Greatest Clemson Football Teams of All Time
Clemson made its sixth straight College Football Playoff this season and the program is enjoying its greatest period. The Tigers are fielding some of their best teams these days and the 2020 edition is one of them. Here's where that team...
Aaron Tallent
1 week ago
Clemson Tigers College Football
Here's the Clemson football schedule with a full list of the Tigers' 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....
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Gator Bowl Prediction and Preview: NC State vs. Kentucky
Both the NC State Wolfpack and the Kentucky Wildcats ended the 2020 regular season on a positive note.   NC State (8-3) defeated Georgia Tech in its last game, 23-13, on Dec. 5. Kentucky (4-6) also was victorious, beating South Carolina 41-...
Antwan Staley
2 weeks ago
Orange Bowl Prediction and Preview: Texas A&M vs. North Carolina
The New Year’s Six bowl lineup for the 2020-21 college football season concludes on Saturday night with North Carolina and Texas A&M meeting in the Orange Bowl. There are plenty of interesting storylines on tap for this game, but perhaps...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
5 Greatest Sugar Bowls of All Time
Clemson and Ohio State face off in the Sugar Bowl/College Football Playoff Semifinal on New Year's Day. While this bowl game has always been one of college football's biggest, the playoff has elevated it even further. Nevertheless, the...
Aaron Tallent
2 weeks ago
Sugar Bowl Prediction and Preview: Ohio State vs. Clemson
The first round of the 2020-21 College Football Playoff concludes with an intriguing rematch of a thrilling matchup last season, as Clemson and Ohio State meet in the Sugar Bowl with a trip for the national title game on the line. The Tigers and...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Rose Bowl Prediction and Preview: Notre Dame vs. Alabama
College football’s playoff for the 2020-21 season kicks off on Friday with Notre Dame taking on Alabama in the Rose Bowl game that was moved to Arlington, Texas, due to COVID-19 concerns. The Crimson Tide cruised to an 11-0 record and ranked...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Rondale Moore, Purdue Boilermakers Football
The 2021 NFL Draft is slated to take place in Cleveland, Ohio on April 29-May 1, and due to the COVID-19 pandemic, college football players are already declaring their intent to jump early to the next level. As of Friday, Dec. 18, 136 underclassmen...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Duke's Mayo Bowl Prediction and Preview: Wake Forest vs. Wisconsin
In mid-November, both Wake Forest and Wisconsin had lofty bowl expectations. The Demon Deacons were 4-2 and had won four straight games. Midway through the third quarter of their game against North Carolina on Nov. 14, Wake held a 21-point lead....
Jon Kinne
2 weeks ago
Cheez-It Bowl Prediction and Preview: Oklahoma State vs. Miami
The Miami Hurricanes have been dealing with a lingering bad taste in their mouths ever since the team was blown out 62-26 at home by the North Carolina Tar Heels. Now, the Hurricanes will finally have their chance to put it behind them.   Up...
Antwan Staley
2 weeks ago
A Brief History of Clemson vs. Ohio State Matchups
The Sugar Bowl will mark the fifth meeting between Clemson and Ohio State. While this series has seen close games, it has been one-sided in the Tigers’ favor. Here is a brief history.   Clemson 17, Ohio State 15 (Gator Bowl) Dec., 29...
Aaron Tallent
2 weeks ago
Kellen Mond, Texas A&M Aggies Football
College football’s 2020-21 bowl season features 28 matchups, and Athlon’s editors are here with picks against the spread (ATS) for every postseason contest. One game is slated for Dec. 21 to start the bowl season, the Peach and Citrus...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Justin Fields, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
College football’s 2020-21 bowl season kicks off on Monday, Dec. 21, and continues until the national championship in Miami Gardens, Fla., on Jan. 11. With the bowl lineup set and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 21, three writers...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Clemson Football: 5 Reasons Why the Tigers Will Win the College Football Playoff
Going into Saturday's ACC Championship Game with Notre Dame, Clemson faced the very real possibility of missing the College Football Playoff. A second loss to the Irish would most likely have kept the Tigers out of the final four for the first...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago
Seven-Step Drop: Chalky College Football Playoff Overshadows Wild 2020 "Irregular" Season
Central Arkansas and Austin Peay kicked off the 2020 college football regular season all the way back on Aug. 29 in the most cursed year of 2020. Late Saturday, 2,300 miles away in Corvallis, Oregon, Arizona State topped Oregon State 46-33 in one...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tigers Football
College football'’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2020-21 bowl season are set. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 28 matchups are on tap this bowl season, as several games were canceled and 20 teams opted out of a...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago

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