College Football Articles

Athlon sums up a full slate of college football with the five most important things to take away from this weekend. 1. No. 1 falls again on the road – Beating Wisconsin in Madison hasn’t come easy for Ohio State. The last three games...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
After listening to panicked college football fans and analysts complain that Boise State would be the No. 1 team in the first BCS poll, the real winner turned out to be Oklahoma — coincidentally, the team that put the BCS-busting Smurf...
Nathan Rush
7 years ago
All projections based upon current standings. No future games are projected, this is simply a look at how each team stacks up after seven weeks.New Mexico: Idaho vs. BYU Humanitarian: Ohio vs. Nevada New Orleans: Troy vs. East Carolina St....
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
For the second straight week, the No. 1 team in the country was upset on the road — with top-ranked Ohio State stumbling 31–18 at Wisconsin after preseason favorite Alabama lost 35–21 at South Carolina last week. The Maurice...
Nathan Rush
7 years ago
1. What current FBS (Division I-A) school has the most all-time losses?2. Name the four schools where Bear Bryant served as the head coach.3. There are four active coaches who have won two national titles. Name them.4. How many SEC head coaches...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
1. What current FBS (Division I-A) school has the most all-time losses? 2. Name the four schools where Bear Bryant served as the head coach. 3. There are four active coaches who have won two national titles. Name them. 4. How many SEC head...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
Each week, Athlon will take a deeper look at the fantasy match-ups that affect your lineup. Some players will deserve a second look from managers while others could create some concern. Check out Athlon's College Fantasy Start or Sit for Week 7...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
A very insignificant event will happen Sunday night: the first release of this season’s BCS standings. Big Brother ESPN will be pushing you all weekend to watch this silliness, especially with non-BCS Boise State projected to be at the top of...
Patrick Snow
7 years ago
It may be hard to believe, but Week 7 of the college fantasy season is already here. With the weeks flying by, playoffs will be here before you know it. If your team is fighting for a playoff spot, then the next two weeks will be some of the most...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
The 2009 season featured 6 teams that were able to top the 200-yard mark both rushing the football and passing the football per game. Those six teams were Wisconsin, TCU, Fresno State, Florida, Stanford and Auburn.I realize that we are only at the...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
Need some help setting your college fantasy lineup? Instead of wasting hours trying to decide which player to start, check out Athlon's weekly fantasy ranks, which will help get your team on the winning track. Week 7 Running Back...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
Ohio State (-3.5) at Wisconsin The nation’s new No. 1 team heads to Madison for its most difficult test to date. Wisconsin, as usual, boasts one of the league’s top rushing attacks, but the Badgers can throw the ball around the field,...
Mitch Light
7 years ago
Athlon editors Steven Lassan, Mitch Light and Braden Gall debate five burning questions about Week 7 in college football: Follow us on twitter: @AthlonBraden / @AthlonSteven / @AthlonMitch1. Will the Buckeyes escape Madison with a road win over a...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
Need some help setting your college fantasy lineup? Instead of wasting hours trying to decide which player to start, check out Athlon's weekly fantasy ranks, which will help get your team on the winning track. Week 7 Wide Receiver...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
Need some help setting your college fantasy lineup? Instead of wasting hours trying to decide which player to start, check out Athlon's weekly fantasy ranks, which will help get your team on the winning track. Week 7 Quarterback...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
• Against FBS competition, Tennessee is being outgained by an average of 428-to-278. The Vols rank last in the SEC in total offense and total defense.• Eastern Michigan, which has lost 18 straight games, is the only team this...
Mitch Light
7 years ago
Need some help setting your college fantasy lineup? Instead of wasting hours trying to decide which player to start, check out Athlon's weekly fantasy ranks, which will help get your team on the winning track. Week 7 Tight End...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
Need some help setting your college fantasy lineup? Instead of wasting hours trying to decide which player to start, check out Athlon's weekly fantasy ranks, which will help get your team on the winning track. Week 7 Defense Ranks  ...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
The Heisman Trophy is college football's most prestigious trophy, so the editors here at Athlon take the voting for the 13.5-inch, 25-pound award very seriously. Each week, the ballots are collected and tallied from inside the walls of Athlon...
Braden Gall
7 years ago
Huskers Begin Farewell Tour With A Bang Nebraska opened its farewell tour of the conference with no trace of sentimentality or fondness for those who have shared the brotherhood of the Big 12. Never mind, either, that the Cornhuskers’...
Rob Doster
7 years ago
The Stephens at South Carolina deserve apologies. Both Stephen Garcia and Stephen Spurrier were told they couldn’t win a big game with the Gamecocks. Garcia’s in his fourth year at the school, Spurrier in his sixth. But they finally...
Rob Doster
7 years ago
As the midpoint of the college football season approaches, major injuries are beginning to pile up across all 120 teams. Last Saturday saw a couple of key players suffer injuries and here's a look at how each team is affected going into Week 7...
Steven Lassan
7 years ago
West Virginia paid around $740,000 for UNLV to make a non-return visit to Morgantown this past Saturday. It was apparently money well-spent. The Mountaineers routed the outmanned Rebels of the Mountain West Conference by 49–10 and again gave...
Rob Doster
7 years ago
On a night when Stanford remained in the Pac-10 hunt with a last-second win over USC and Washington continued to prove it’s not quite ready for the big time, the news that most shook up the conference race took place on one play in Arizona...
Rob Doster
7 years ago
There is no finer example of a coach who stressed the importance of an education and the fruits of a hard day’s work than Woody Hayes. But as great a man as Hayes was, he was by no means a good sport. When a reporter asked Hayes why he went...
Rob Doster
7 years ago

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