College Football Articles

Week 6 gave us plenty of outrageousness, however, much of it took place away from the field. A couple of coaching vacancies and the loss of a starting quarterback on a contender due to PEDs dominated the headlines. Week 7 is set up to be...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
The SEC may not have realized it at the time, but it did college football a favor when it made the Florida vs. LSU game an annual pairing. The two schools have met every year since 1971 and the Gators/Tigers matchup typically has a direct bearing...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Brent Venables
College football’s coaching carousel is already in motion. Five FBS head coaching positions are open prior to Week 6 and several more are expected to change coaches by the end of the season. With the carousel moving fast, it won’t be...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Steve Sarkisian
The University of Southern California’s football program has once again made headlines for all the wrong reasons. On Monday, it was announced that Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian had been sent home from practice and placed on indefinite...
Josh Webb
1 year ago
Dominique Hatfield
Utah stands as the last remaining undefeated team in the Pac-12. Luck has nothing to do with the Utes reaching this point. Utah has been dominating opponents with one of its best defenses in a long history of strong defensive play. The Utes...
John Coon
1 year ago
Fredi Knighten
Midweek college football action returns on Tuesday night, as Arkansas State travels to Mobile to take on South Alabama in the second Sun Belt game for both teams in 2015. This matchup marks the first of back-to-back Tuesday night contests for the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Maliek Collins
First there were rumors about Rick Kaczenski (a Nebraska football defensive line coach under Bo Pelini) potentially leaking unflattering messages about the current staff to their players. Then former defensive lineman Jason Peter outed him on...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Steve Spurrier
South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has decided to retire, ending an illustrious coaching career in the SEC. During his tenure with the Gamecocks, Spurrier went 86-49, which included three consecutive seasons of 11 wins from 2011-13. Prior to his...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Steve Sarkisian
USC has terminated coach Steve Sarkisian just 18 games into his tenure as the program’s head coach. The move to terminate Sarkisian’s contract comes one day after the second-year coach was placed on leave. The Trojans went 12-6 under...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Redshirt freshman Will Grier is suspended for the season for taking performance-enhancing drugs.  During the press conference, the Florida quarterback looked visibly shaken and extremely disappointed in himself as he apologized...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
The college football season is heading for its most important week, and the competition off the field among fans is nearly as heated as the competition on the field on game day. The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club...
David Fox
1 year ago
Northwestern is dipping into its past this Saturday. The Wildcats will wear retro uniforms against Iowa, which are inspired by their 1995 team. The 1995 team was one of the most successful in program history, as Gary Barnett guided...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ameer Abdullah
So many Nebraska football fans have already thrown in the towel on the 2015 season and hey, I can understand why. After four heartbreaking losses, holding onto hope just seems like a recipe for more grief. The cries for Mike Riley’s head...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
If you weren't a fan of Bret Bielema before, this video isn't going to help. During the Arkansas-Alabama game, Crimson Tide lineman Cam Robinson was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct for getting in the face of the Razorbacks coach. A...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Ben Boulware
It was another rainy Saturday in Clemson, S.C. There also was another wet, raucous celebration. The week after speeding out to a 14-0 lead over Notre Dame on the way to a 24-22 victory, Clemson jumped all over Georgia Tech shortly...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
C.J. Prosise
Usually, nothing good happens for Notre Dame when the Fighting Irish play Navy. A win is expected and a loss is a nightmare. Even close wins are frowned upon and they seem to have difficulty with the Midshipmen every year. For a half on...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Steve Sarkisian
USC coach Steve Sarkisian will take an indefinite leave of absence. Athletic director Pat Haden announced the news on Sunday afternoon. Offensive coordinator Clay Helton will serve as the interim coach in Sarkisian’s absence. Helton...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Randy Edsall
Maryland coach Randy Edsall was dismissed on Sunday, ending a five-year run in College Park with a 22-34 record. Offensive coordinator and former New Mexico head coach Mike Locksley will work for the rest of 2015 as the interim coach. The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Hosts Braden Gall and David Fox break down all of the action from Survival Saturday in college football. Only four ranked teams lost but what did wins by Tennessee and Texas mean to their respective fan bases? And now that both UTs are off the...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Joshua Dobbs
Week 6 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises. Saturday’s action started with Texas’ upset over Oklahoma, and the afternoon slate...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Charlie Strong
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 6 of the college football season is officially in the books. And as usual, the weekend slate of games didn’t disappoint. Florida State, Utah, TCU and Tennessee made critical stops late in the fourth quarter to preserve a win, while...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Don’t mention the term “Clemsoning” around coach Dabo Swinney. The term “Clemsoning” came about after the program had trouble meeting preseason expectations or losing a game it was supposed to win. Some would also say...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tommy Armstrong
At this point, it’s kind of impressive. Amazing, really. How many ways do you find yourself in position to win a football game only to have it ripped from your mitts in the coldest way possible? Gut punches, one after another and the...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Before every Maryland game, head coach Randy Edsall shakes the hands of his players. Keep that in mind. After the game a reporter asked if him shaking the hands of his players could possibly mean he's on his way out as head coach of the...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago

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