College Football Articles

Kent Myers
Utah State did a 180-degree turn on both sides of the ball in two weeks. After dominating Weber State in their season opener, the Aggies fell flat in a 45-7 loss to USC last weekend. Utah State generated just 253 yards of total offense and 13 first...
John Coon
1 year ago
Terence Williams
Friday night will mark the end of an uneventful non-conference slate for the Baylor Bears. Winning their first two contests by an average of 37.5 points per game has left many still waiting to see what the 2016 Bears truly have to offer....
Jeremy Simon
1 year ago
One of college football’s greatest rivalries will be renewed this weekend. No, I’m not talking about Georgia Tech and Vanderbilt (they have played each other 37 times). I’m, of course, talking about Notre Dame and Michigan...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season means the we’re on the last legs of the big non-conference games and the slate does not disappoint when it comes to fantastic matchups. As good as the games between the names on the front of the...
Bryan Fischer
1 year ago
Marcus Cox
If the first two weeks of the 2016 college football season have taught us anything, it's that no team is safe. We've already had teams we thought were almost shoo-ins to make the College Football Playoff lose games and find themselves on...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
The conference schedule is beginning to beckon for more FCS teams, but in a September to remember, there are still key intersectional matchups and potential FBS upsets to carry the action.   Seven FCS teams have beaten FBS opponents through...
Craig Haley
1 year ago
Ralph Webb
With 12 starters returning this fall, bowl eligibility was the hope for Derek Mason and his Vanderbilt football team. But when the Commodores dropped a winnable game at home to South Carolina on the opening Thursday night, the reaction...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
It will be a high-anxiety affair in Iowa City this Saturday for at least the early portion of the game between North Dakota State and Iowa. The Hawkeyes are on all cylinders this season, but that's easy to do when you are playing against...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Brad Kaaya
For the first time, the Miami Hurricanes and the Appalachian State Mountaineers will meet on the gridiron with an ACC team making a rare trip to Boone, N.C. This will be Miami’s first road game of the 2016 season and it will take place in one...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Lamar Jackson
An early-season ACC showdown with major College Football Playoff, conference championship and national title implications is set to take place on Saturday, as Florida State travels to Louisville for a meeting of top-10 teams.    Florida...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Greg Ward Jr.
After getting a week off in a game that was never going to be in doubt, Houston quarterback Greg Ward Jr. is expected to be back on the field to keep Houston’s master plan alive. Two weeks after starting the season with a bang against...
Kevin McGuire
1 year ago
J.T. Barrett
College football’s Week 3 slate features four games matching top 25 teams and several other intriguing matchups. The weekend slate starts on Thursday night with Houston traveling to Cincinnati, followed by three games on Friday night,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Leon McQuay III
Leon McQuay III prefers do his talking with his play, and with his music. Both have been on point this year.   “Since the season I haven’t been doing too much, but over the summer I had an internship with Atlantic Records,...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Cam Robinson
College football’s Week 3 slate is filled with marquee matchups and games that will have a significant impact on rankings or playoff positioning later in the season. While there are more than just five meaningful games, Athlon Sports is...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Referees are going to make mistakes, but they usually boil down to pass interference calls that were erroneously flagged or not called at all. Occasionally though — as with last weekend’s miraculous disaster in Stillwater – a bad...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
The landscape of college football is ever-changing. TV contracts, apparel deals, scholarship limits, recruiting rules and population shifts all contribute to the dynamic nature of the sport.   Nebraska football is one of the timesless,...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
After eight months of anticipating the start of the 2016 college football season, the sport has already once again proved to be worth the agonizing wait.   College football has the longest offseason of any major American sport and whereas...
Jim Weber
1 year ago
Jim Mora
PASADENA, Calif. — Linebacker Kenny Young let the most subtle of smiles crack when discussing his first career sack, made in UCLA's 42-21 win over UNLV.    "I was pretty hyped, man," said Young, a ...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Week 1 of the college football season is in the books and the guys break down the historic weekend. Braden Gall, Mitch Light and David Fox recap:   - Central Michigan beat Oklahoma State in the final play. But should the play have counted?...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
The second week of the 2016 college football season wasn't supposed to give us quite as much excitement as the first based solely on the matchups. That said, the underdogs of Week 2 provided us with plenty of drama, and subsequently plenty...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Bob Stoops
It happens every single college football season, without fail.   There’s always that one week on the calendar where the slate of games looks less than appetizing and sometimes even down right appalling. By midweek you might be...
Bryan Fischer
1 year ago
The college football season is off to a roaring start, and the competition off the field is almost as heated as the action on it.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Logos don’t draw the same attention or excitement as uniforms but they are an inextricable part of each team’s brand that can be recognized around the world.   Just ask the New York Yankees. Or the Dallas Cowboys. Or the...
Jim Weber
1 year ago
Kalen Ballage
Week 2 of the college football season is in the books, and we are continuing to see some unlikely performances from players that likely were not on fantasy rosters to start with.   A successful college fantasy football season hinges on a...
Mike Bainbridge
1 year ago
Equanimeous St. Brown
After a slow start, Notre Dame got things cranked up in the second quarter and romped to a 39-10 victory over Nevada. Though it was not a perfect performance and the injury bug continues to infect the Irish football team, it was a step in the right...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago

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