College Football Articles

The social media movement #Pac12AfterDark, which began as a Twitter alert for wildly entertaining or surprising games in the Pac-12 Conference, has taken on a new life in the 2015 season. Pac-12 Networks president Lydia Murphy-Stephans gave...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
To call Iowa under-estimated entering the 2015 college football season wouldn't come even close to properly stating the degree to which the Hawkeyes have thus far surpassed even the most starry-eyed zealot's definition of “success...
Robert A. Boleyn
1 year ago
On Saturday, LSU hosts Western Kentucky looking to extend its ongoing NCAA-record winning streak in non-conference games. The Tigers have won their past 52 regular-season games against non-SEC opponents. This streak started on Sept. 7, 2002 when...
John La Fleur
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
The first half of the 2015 college football season is officially in the books. And at the midpoint of 2015, it’s time to look back at the first seven weeks, revisit preseason predictions and take a glimpse at what the second half of the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
As you might expect from a guy who covers and blogs about the Big Ten, BTN.com is a site that I frequent regularly. I'm a guy who is fascinated by the fan. I always like to know what the mood is and what they are feeling. As a result, one of my...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
The Heisman Trophy has become more of a quarterback award over the past decade, but it looks as though we are on track to see running backs dominate the field this season. The year of the running back in college football is living up to the hype...
Kevin McGuire
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
The Big 12 was left out of last year’s playoff, but the conference is in good shape to get at least one team in college football’s top four this season. Baylor and TCU are two of the nation’s top teams after a combined 13-0 start...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Kyle Whittingham
The halfway mark of the 2015 Pac-12 college football season has arrived, and it's been a busy and newsworthy first seven weeks for this league. Most of the storylines in the Pac-12 have resonated from Los Angeles, as USC is off to a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
JuJu Smith-Schuster
The venerable lyricist Brett Gurewitz once penned that the “hills of Los Angeles are burning” and while that Bad Religion song may have been about the media’s tendency to sensationalize, the metaphor and reality could apply to the...
Josh Webb
1 year ago
Utah as a Top 5 team? Iowa sitting at 7-0? Four unbeaten Group of 5 teams in the Top 25? Yes, yes and yes — and nobody saw any of it coming. A phenomenally outrageous first half to the 2015 college football season has positioned the...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Bob Stoops
The first half of the 2015 season for the Oklahoma Sooners saw the Air Raid offense return to Norman. After a few seasons away from the top of the charts, OU is once again putting up attention-getting offensive stats and daring opponents to keep up...
Allen Kenney
1 year ago
Andy Janovich
Andy Janovich, what have you done? Nebraska football head coach Mike Riley has been singing the praises of the Gretna, Neb., native ever since his breakout game against Southern Miss earlier this year. It looks like thanks to Janovich...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Jared Baker
Week 7 is now in the books, and the college fantasy football season is entering the home stretch for regular season leagues. Does your roster need an upgrade? Bye week messing with your best lineup?   Athlon has teamed up with...
Mike Bainbridge
1 year ago
Jim Harbaugh
The Big Ten ended 2014 in the spotlight after Ohio State claimed the national championship and Jim Harbaugh arrived at Michigan. And through seven weeks in 2015, it’s safe to say this conference has been worthy of all of the offseason...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The first half of the 2015 college football season has provided enough drama and thrills to last several campaigns. With the season at its midway point, college football appears headed for a turbulent and unpredictable finish, perhaps rivaling...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
LSU has stormed out of the gates in 2015 racing to a 6-0 record (4-0 in SEC), or what should have been a 7-0 record had Mother Nature not canceled the opener against McNeese State. As is, the Tigers are ranked No. 5 in the nation by the...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Everett Golson
The ACC was considered by some to be the weakest of the Power 5 leagues in 2015, but at the halfway point of the 2015 college football season, this conference features two playoff contenders – Florida State and Clemson – as well as an...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Iowa Hawkeyes
Hosts Braden Gall and David Fox break down all the big action from Week 7. With half of the season in the books, the guys answer 11 big questions from around the top of college football. What is Ohio State's most important game...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Derrick Henry
With seven weeks completed, the midpoint of the 2015 college football season has officially arrived. And at the halfway point of the season, it’s time to take a look back at what’s transpired in the SEC so far and look ahead to the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Fredi Knighten
College football’s midweek slate continues on Tuesday night, as Arkansas State and UL Lafayette look to remain unbeaten in conference play in this critical league matchup. The Sun Belt has experienced plenty of changes during the recent...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The College Football Playoff picture is starting to get some clarity, 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
Dalvin Cook
The 2013 national championship run was special for Florida State. The Seminoles not only won every game, they did so by considerable margins in most cases. It was not just about winning; it was about destroying the competition. That...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Tanner Mangum
Through seven games, BYU has a 5-2 record and has faced one of the nation’s toughest schedules in the country during that stretch. Keep in mind, that’s without their preseason Heisman contender at quarterback Taysom Hill, one...
Mitch Harper
1 year ago
There were a few questions facing Clemson when the season opened. Could the young offensive line hold up? Could the losses on the defensive front seven be replaced? And after the early injury to Mike Williams, who would be the deep threat? The...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Devontae Booker
Utah built its football reputation as a giant killer. The Utes became the first non-BCS team to reach a BCS bowl game in 2004 and then became the first to do it again in '08. Now Utah has graduated from plucky underdog to an actual giant. ...
John Coon
1 year ago

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