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Lamar Jackson
Coming off of a strong freshman campaign, many people thought that Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson would step it up during the 2016 season. However, nobody could have expected the video game-esque statistics that "Action Jackson...
Andrew Dellapina
6 months ago
Ben Boulware
Right now, all Clemson has on its mind is Ohio State. But looking back at the 13 games that the Tigers have played, here are some awards for the 2016 season to this point.   Offensive MVP: Deshaun Watson, QB There have been some great...
Jon Kinne
6 months ago
Without question, the Heisman Trophy race has tightened up as the college football season has come to a close.   At one point, it appeared as though Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson would run away with the award. However, due to some...
Adam Kurkjian
6 months ago
Nick Fitzgerald
Breakout players or the emergence of new stars is an annual tradition for all 128 college football teams. However, with the focus shifting to the bowl season, it’s never too early to think about players that could use the postseason as a...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Mitch Trubisky
It was there for the taking.   Despite a head-to-head loss to Virginia Tech, North Carolina could have earned a second consecutive trip to the ACC title game had it just won the games it was supposed to down the stretch.   Instead,...
Adam Kurkjian
6 months ago
Well, that was fun.   We're down to four teams to decide which one will be the champion of the wacky 2016 college football season. It's pretty cut and dry, right?   Wrong.   As always in college football, controversy...
J.P. Scott
6 months ago
Contrary to all the tweets, all the talking heads on television and all of the columns written, there was no drama in this year’s College Football Playoff selection process. There were zero surprises either.   The New Year’s...
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2016-17 bowl season are set. The bowl slate features 40 matchups and the national championship game to be played on Jan. 9 in Tampa, Fla. The postseason action starts on...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson
It wasn’t the smooth ride that many Clemson fans had hoped for in 2016. There was an unexpected stumble against Pittsburgh and a few other close calls, including one last night in the ACC Championship Game against Virginia Tech.   But...
Jon Kinne
6 months ago
Nick Saban
The teams and matchups for college football’s 2016-17 playoff are set. With no upsets or surprises on Championship Saturday, the top four teams were easy picks for the College Football Playoff selection committee. Alabama claimed the No. 1...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Reuben Foster
Week 14 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. The final regular season weekend produced some entertaining conference championship games, as Penn State rallied from a 28-7 deficit to...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson
Clemson is just 60 minutes away from a berth in the College Football Playoff, but the Tigers still have a tough matchup ahead on Saturday against Virginia Tech in Orlando for the 2016 ACC Championship. With a win over the Hokies, Clemson will earn...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Now we are getting down to the end of the regular season in college football and different things are coming into play. Several teams are still trying to impress the College Football Playoff Selection Committee while others are trying to make last-...
Matt Josephs
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson will go high in the 2017 NFL Draft
It’s never too early for an NFL mock draft, right?   OK, so there’s a lot that we don’t know. We don’t know the draft order, because the standings will see major changes over the next five weeks. We don’t know...
John Gworek
6 months ago
Tedric Thompson
The final week of the college football regular season is here and it’s one of the best around because these games matter just a little bit more with so many of them resulting in some impressive hardware for the winner’s trophy case....
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Just one weekend of games is all that separates us from knowing once and for all who the four teams that qualify for the College Football Playoff will be. On Tuesday night, the selection committee released its latest rankings, establishing the...
J.P. Scott
6 months ago
Justin Fuente
By this time next week, we'll know which four teams are headed to the College Football Playoff, as well as which teams are headed to New Year's Six bowls. This coming weekend — championship weekend — will be what decides all of...
J.P. Scott
6 months ago
Baker Mayfield
College football’s 2016 regular season concludes with a small, but meaningful slate on Friday and Saturday for Week 14. The action begins on Friday night with the MAC Championship between Western Michigan and Ohio, with the Pac-12 title game...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Nick Saban
College football’s 2016 regular season is down to its final weekend of action. And with just one week remaining, the bowl picture for every game and teams involved is starting to clear. A majority of the matchups won’t be announced...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
James Franklin
The timing in college football during the rivalry week/Thanksgiving combination in late November always tends to throw things off but there was a moment this year that was a little more jarring than most.   In the middle of the biggest...
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Patrick Mahomes
Week 13 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. The Thanksgiving slate provided one of the best weeks of action of the year, starting with the Michigan-Ohio State showdown from Saturday...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
No need to sugar coat it — It's just Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate — nothing more, nothing less. The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will travel east to Athens from downtown Atlanta on Saturday to take on their most bitter rival — the...
Cody McClure
7 months ago
Deondre Francois
You can throw the records out the window when Florida State and Florida get together. Following a thrilling 16-10 win over LSU, the SEC East champion Gators will be looking to snap a three-game skid to the Seminoles on Saturday night at Doak...
Mike Ferguson
7 months ago
Deshaun Watson
When South Carolina plays Clemson, nothing has to be at stake. The two longtime, bitter rivals could both be winless and the game could be played in a parking lot in front of a Piggly Wiggly and the game would mean everything to the folks from the...
Jon Kinne
7 months ago
Lamar Jackson
Last week was a rough one for the Louisville Cardinals. After not getting one of the top four spots in the College Football Playoff rankings, the Cardinals suffered a humiliating 36-10 loss to the Houston Cougars last Thursday night. While...
Antwan Staley
7 months ago

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