College Football Articles

Baker Mayfield
The Oklahoma Sooners are learning to live without Bob Stoops on the sidelines for the first time in nearly two decades.   In Lincoln Riley, OU’s detractors likely see a 33-year-old with zero experience as a head coach. Pro-OU...
Allen Kenney
18 hours ago
On Feb. 5, 2014, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer expressed some disappointment that the Buckeyes did not sign the nation's top-ranked recruiting class. Ranked third in the country by 247Sports.com behind Alabama and LSU, Ohio State signed 23...
Chip Minnich
18 hours ago
James Franklin
After taking the Big Ten by storm and knocking on the doorstep of the College Football Playoff, Penn State looks to take the next step with one of the top offenses in the nation.   Finally back to full strength and catching up in a big way...
Kevin McGuire
18 hours ago
The SEC has once again upped the ante with this year's slate of non-conference games. In fact, the vast majority of college football's top matchups for weeks 1 and 2 will feature teams from the SEC.   The overwhelming theme for this...
Rob McVey
19 hours ago
Quinton Flowers
It was a great 2016 for the American Athletic Conference (AAC), as Temple, Navy, USF and Houston all had fantastic seasons. Granted, this success didn't carry over to bowl games with three of those four teams losing.   But that success...
Matt Josephs
19 hours ago
The debate has raged in college football circles this offseason. Has the ACC eclipsed the SEC as the dominant conference in the sport?   Perhaps a clearer answer may emerge this season as ACC and SEC foes square off nine times this fall....
Jon Kinne
19 hours ago
Kevin Wilson, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
College football’s coordinator carousel featured a handful of big names on the move for the 2017 season. Ohio State hired former Indiana head coach Kevin Wilson to coordinate the offense, while Todd Orlando followed Tom Herman from Houston to...
Steven Lassan
20 hours ago
Kevin Wilson, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
College football’s coordinator carousel featured a handful of big names on the move for the 2017 season. Ohio State hired former Indiana head coach Kevin Wilson to coordinate the offense, while Todd Orlando followed Tom Herman from Houston to...
Steven Lassan
20 hours ago
West Virginia Mountaineers Football
Every fan has experienced it. Your team has the ball in scoring position. It’s a big moment. And before you can say, “Run the dang ball!” your quarterback is cocking back to lob the football toward the back corner of the end zone...
Athlon Sports
20 hours ago
West Virginia Mountaineers Football
Every fan has experienced it. Your team has the ball in scoring position. It’s a big moment. And before you can say, “Run the dang ball!” your quarterback is cocking back to lob the football toward the back corner of the end zone...
Athlon Sports
20 hours ago
Mike Leach
Back-to-back winning seasons punctuated with bowl games have changed Washington State's football fortunes. The Cougars enter a new season poised to be a stiff challenger to Washington and Stanford in the battle for the Pac-12 North crown....
John Coon
1 day ago
This will be the most scrutinized article of these college football conference-by-conference previews simply because it’s the SEC. As Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn once said, "This is a man's league, if you aren't in it, you won...
Matt Josephs
1 day ago
The Big South Conference is in a little bit of a waiting mode this season.   Liberty is a lame duck, anxious to move to FBS independence next year, but ineligible for the Big South title and an FCS playoff bid this fall.   Meanwhile,...
Craig Haley
1 day ago
Christian Wilkins
Remember when people used to joke about the quality of football in the ACC after Florida State? And remember around that same time those same people ripping Clemson for not being able to win the big game.   Over the past 30 Clemson football...
Jon Kinne
1 day ago
Ronald Jones II
As expected, USC did not make the College Football Playoff in 2016. The Trojans were impressive in their own right, however, as they earned a trip to the Rose Bowl as one of the at-large teams playing in a New Year’s Six Bowl. And USC did...
Josh Webb
2 days ago
As we continue our conference-by-conference previews of college football win totals, our focus shifts to the Mountain West. Boise State is going to be fantastic once again, but there are some other contenders with Colorado State, Wyoming and San...
Matt Josephs
2 days ago
There are several challenges that face the Pittsburgh football team in 2017. First, they will have to replace running back James Conner and all he meant on and off the field. There will be a new look on offense with coordinator Matt Canada now in...
Jon Kinne
2 days ago
Josh Adams, Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football
When Notre Dame takes the field for its season opener at home on Sept. 2, a majority of last year's starters will once again be in uniform for the first drive. However, there will be plenty of new starters — especially on offense —...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
2 days ago
Nick Chubb and Sony Michel, Georgia Bulldogs Football
The SEC should own the title as college football’s best conference for running backs in 2017. Georgia’s Nick Chubb, Alabama’s Bo Scarbrough, Auburn’s Kamryn Pettway and LSU’s Derrius Guice rank among the nation’s...
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Baker Mayfield’s 2016 season will go down as one of the most effective years by any quarterback in the Bob Stoops era at Oklahoma. His place as a Heisman finalist in New York merely underscored what was evident from an 11–2 season that...
Athlon Sports
2 days ago
Ranking All 130 College Football Teams for 2017
Ranking all 130 college football teams is no easy task, but with the first Saturday of action on Aug. 26 approaching quickly, it’s never too early to see how every FBS program stacks up for 2017. At the top, Alabama leads the way as Athlon...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Helpful tip for drafting wide receivers for those new to college fantasy football - Look at the Group of 5 conferences first. The player that has led the nation in receiving each of the last three years has come from one of those...
Mike Bainbridge
5 days ago
Nick Fitzgerald
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen began the 2016 season on a warmer-than-wanted seat after his team lost 21-20 to Sun Belt member South Alabama at home to open the campaign. While some regression was expected after the Bulldogs lost record-...
Elton Hayes
5 days ago
Jim Harbaugh
Optimism was brimming this time last year for fans of the Michigan Wolverines as they saw a returning roster chock full of upperclassmen ready to finally break through and make it not only to Indianapolis for the first time, but also to the College...
Mike Bainbridge
5 days ago
Chad Thomas
Earlier this week during the ACC Football Kickoff event in Charlotte, the Miami Hurricanes were declared the favorites to win the Coastal Division this fall. Although the Hurricanes have questions at the quarterback position, they were likely...
Antwan Staley
5 days ago

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