College Football Articles

Butch Jones
The Tennessee Volunteers entered their 2015 campaign with big expectations and high hopes. While they ultimately fell short of winning the SEC East, a strong finish to the season, culminating in a dominant 45-6 victory over Northwestern in the...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
Bob Stoops
Twelve months ago, Oklahoma looked like a program on the ropes. Legendary head coach Bob Stoops had changed out four members of his coaching staff, highlighted by the addition of a new offensive coordinator in Lincoln Riley. The Sooners...
Allen Kenney
1 year ago
Jordan Westerkamp
When looking back on a 6-7 season, it’s likely an exercise in futility to find an entire unit to be proud of. This isn’t the case for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. There were quite a few wide receivers and tight ends running routes and...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Brandon Harris
Unrealistic fan expectations hit an all-time new high during the 2015 season in the SEC when perennial winner Mark Richt was ousted from Georgia and LSU nearly did the same thing to head coach Les Miles at the end of a 9-3 season. At the heart of...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Jimbo Fisher
It’s hard to declare any team or conference the winner of an offseason, but things have been going well in the ACC since the end of the regular season. Syracuse (Dino Babers), Virginia (Bronco Mendenhall), Virginia Tech (Justin Fuente) and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
There comes a time when everyone is too big to swing on a swing set. Most of us are in denial about when that time is.  Oregon State football players took a break from their community service and OL Blake Brandel ended up painfully...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Devine Redding
Last season was a pivotal one for Indiana football and head coach Kevin Wilson. Wilson was entering his fifth season in Bloomington and had yet to put together a winning season or appeare in a bowl game since arriving in 2011. The Hoosiers...
Jake Rose
1 year ago
Jon Hilliman
In Steve Addazio’s first two seasons at Boston College, he led the Eagles to back-to-back winning records and seemingly had the program on an upward trajectory. But after a 3-9 campaign in 2015, momentum is no longer on his side, as evidenced...
Adam Kurkjian
1 year ago
In 2015, Auburn had the most disappointing season of any team in college football. After being anointed in the preseason as a favorite to win the SEC and a contender for the College Football Playoff, the Tigers finished with a 7-6 (2-6 SEC) record...
Jason Hall
1 year ago
Thomas Sirk
After beating Virginia Tech on Oct. 24, the Duke football team was sitting at 6-1 with a perfect 3-0 ACC record. But a very disturbing Halloween night loss to Miami began a four-game tailspin that took the Blue Devils out of the Coastal...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Mike Riley
Nebraska opens its second spring practice under coach Mike Riley hoping to build off the momentum from a 37-29 victory over UCLA in the Foster Farms Bowl. The Cornhuskers finished 6-7 in Riley’s first year, but six of the seven defeats came...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Baker Mayfield
The Big 12 is known for its offensive firepower and high-scoring attacks, so it should be no surprise four of the top five players in the pre-spring top 15 rankings are quarterbacks. Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield takes the top spot in the early...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Tracy Claeys era in Minnesota is about to officially begin. His predecessor, Jerry Kill, succeeded in turning Gopher football into a viable and competitive program. Coming off of a disappointing 2015 season, there is some work to be done on...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Bret Bielema is not making too many friends outside the state of Arkansas. While filming "Being Bret Bielema", the head coach made a joke about the former Arkansas coach, Bobby Petrino and his little motorcycle incident. Petrino...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
College football coaches are pretty funny. Arkansas coach Bret Bielema recently joked about going to watch Michigan's open practice in Florida.  After early meetings & lift tomorrow with our players. Thinking about...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Hugh Freeze's teams at Ole Miss get better by one game every year. In his first season as head coach in 2012, the Rebels went 7-6. Then, in 2013, they went 8-5, then 9-4, then 10-3 last season. If you go by this method of consistent...
Cody McClure
1 year ago
Christian McCaffrey
The Pac-12 is a league in transition for 2016, as most preseason polls have the conference on the outside of the College Football Playoff picture. While the overall team strength for several of the usual challengers for the league title is...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Freedom Akinmoladun
When studying the 2015 Nebraska Cornhuskers' deficiencies, there’s one place you won’t find many. That would be at defensive line. NFL talent, high-motor intensity and a rising star helped the Blackshirts have one bright spot. ...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Mitch Tribusky
North Carolina fans had to enjoy the 2015 football season. For the first time since 1997, the Tar Heels had a double-figure win total and they gave conference champ Clemson all they could handle in the ACC title game. They were rewarded with a bid...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Nick Saban is taking his talents to the hardwood. In a video by AL.com, the Alabama head coach can be seen burying a jumper doing a pickup game. Who knew Saban had game on the court as well as the field? The 64-year-old can do it all. 
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Jake Hubenak
When we last left the Texas A&M football team, a 5-0 start deteriorated into an 8-5 frustrating finish punctuated by a season-ending two-game slide against LSU and Louisville. To make matters worse, head coach Kevin Sumlin had somehow...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
J.T. Barrett
The Big Ten enters 2016 with momentum on its side. Ohio State is just a year removed from a national championship, and even with several new faces on both sides of the ball, the Buckeyes will be a factor in the College Football Playoff picture next...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Penn State has a beast that goes by the name of Saquon Barkley.  The Nittany Lions running back is only getting stronger by the day. Barkley, at 215 pounds, put up 390 pounds in the weight room. This is when the real season starts....
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Hard work pays off.  Oregon State safety Gabe Ovgard was rewarded for all the hard work he puts in and given a full-ride athletic scholarship. The Beavers know a quality guy when they see one. 
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Braden Gall, Mitch Light and David Fox talk about preparing for the 2016 preseason magazine, quarterback transfers, college coaching duos in hoops and football, historic SEC Primaries and best college football entrances. - As Athlon...
Braden Gall
1 year ago

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