College Football Articles

Devon Modster
The Pac-12 is definitely losing some star power early to the NFL, but the bigger news is the one player that decided to stay in school. Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love is returning to Stanford even though the running back probably would have...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Bryce Love
Following the graduation of Baker Mayfield, as well as the early departure of 2016 winner Lamar Jackson and last year's preseason favorites Saquon Barkley and Sam Darnold, the 2018 Heisman Trophy field is wide open. However, as always,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
Washington State backup quarterback Tyler Hilinski
Washington State backup quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead Tuesday evening. He was 21.   According to USA Today, the authorities were called to do a welfare check at Hilinski's apartment after he failed to show up for...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Mark Dantonio
After a 2016 campaign that saw Michigan State win just three games, it's safe to say that the majority of the Spartan faithful would consider 2017 a resounding success. In fact, I venture to guess that the vast majority of the fans from any...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
After winning the SEC East the last two years, the Florida Gators had a nightmare of a 2017 season as the team finished with a 4-7 record. After their second losing season in five years, the Gators fired head coach Jim McElwain.   Florida is...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Josh Jackson
The past two months haven’t been filled with good news for the Virginia Tech football team. November featured four rather uninspiring performances which led into the Camping World Bowl loss to Oklahoma State. Then, defensive tackle Tim Settle...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Way-Too-Early College Football Top 25 for 2018
The start of college football's 2018 season is still several months away, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict how the top 25 could look by next year. While there will be many personnel changes and coaching moves prior to...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Way-Too-Early College Football Top 25 for 2018
The start of college football's 2018 season is still several months away, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict how the top 25 could look by next year. While there will be many personnel changes and coaching moves prior to...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley
It’s conference championship week in the NFL as we’ve gone from 32 teams with a shot at the Lombardi Trophy months ago to just four with only three more games left this season. While the Patriots, Eagles, Vikings and Jaguars are all...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2018 draft officially passed on Monday evening and over 100 players declared for the next level. The deadline produced a few surprises, as Clemson's defensive line remained intact with Christian...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2018 draft officially passed on Monday evening and over 100 players declared for the next level. The deadline produced a few surprises, as Clemson's defensive line remained intact with Christian...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Gus Malzahn
When the 2018 college football season begins, it will do so in familiar fashion with Alabama kicking off a new year as the defending champions and everyone else trying to catch up. Naturally, the Crimson Tide will be involved in a number of games...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
Miles Sanders
For the second straight season, more than a dozen Big Ten players declared early for the NFL draft. While there are some significant losses among the 13 departures, including the conference’s offensive player, defensive back and wide receiver...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Karan Higdon
Nobody surrounding the Michigan program is pleased with how the 2017 season played out. A loss to your in-state rival, again. Blown out by Penn State. Another defeat to Ohio State. And an embarrassing blown lead in the Outback Bowl game against an...
Mike Bainbridge
1 month ago
Will Grier
The confetti has barely settled on the turf at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, but it’s never too early to look ahead to next year — especially when there are so many reasons to be excited for the future of a program. The first-ever early...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
Zach Allen
There were major swings in either direction, but in 2017 the Boston College Eagles found their usual level under head coach Steve Addazio.   In his fifth season at the helm, Addazio guided the Eagles to their fourth 7-6 season. Once again,...
Adam Kurkjian
1 month ago
Jim Harbaugh
An outstanding postseason with the first overtime games in both College Football Playoff National Championship and Rose Bowl history put a fitting cap on what was an unforgettable 2017 college football campaign.   Preseason No. 1...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Jake Browning, Washington Huskies Football
The Pac-12 is a league in transition on the gridiron for the 2018 college football season. The conference is set to feature five new head coaches, including Chip Kelly at UCLA and Herm Edwards at Arizona State. In addition to the turnover at the...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
This week’s two major college football all-star games are overflowing with players from the FCS level.   The 93rd annual East-West Shrine Game boasts 16 players from the subdivision, while there’s a whopping 22 at the seventh...
Craig Haley
1 month ago
It's no secret that Alabama's freshman quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was the breakout star of the National Championship game.    When Jalen Hurts had a shaky first half against the lockdown defense of Georgia, Nick Saban...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Rodney Anderson, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Oklahoma opens 2018 looking to claim its fourth consecutive Big 12 title. Coach Lincoln Riley’s team was just a few plays away from earning a trip to the national championship game in 2017, and the roster is still loaded with talent for...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
In the latest Cover 2 podcast, Braden Gall and Mitch Light are joined by Steven Lassan to discuss Athlon Sports’ Way Too Early 2018 Top 25.   Items discussed:   • Alabama is No. 1. Again. (Boring!)   • Why is...
Mitch Light
1 month ago
It’s always such a bittersweet moment when we crown a new national champion in college football. Alabama has just brushed the confetti off its shoulders and carried the title trophy to its awaiting bus. Fans of the two teams left the...
Eric Sorenson
1 month ago
Travis Etienne, Clemson Tigers Football
The top of the ACC in 2018 could look a lot like the 2017 standings. Clemson has claimed three consecutive conference titles and begins the preseason as the favorite for next fall. The Tigers should have an explosive offense, while the defense...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Every school would love to have a Steve Spurrier situation. The Ol’ Ball Coach famously won the Heisman Trophy as Florida’s QB before leading the Gators to a national title as head coach.   Currently, there are quite a few...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago

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