College Football Articles

Ken Ekanem
For a while on Saturday afternoon, it seemed as though the wheels were falling off the Virginia Tech bus. After barely surviving Duke and losing an ugly game to Georgia Tech in the previous two weeks, the Hokies continued their uninspired play and...
Jon Kinne
4 months ago
Two years ago, when Arizona last hosted rival Arizona State, the annual Duel in the Desert became the de facto Pac-12 South championship game. The Wildcats' thrilling, 42-35 win sent Rich Rodriguez's Wildcats to the Pac-12 Championship Game...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Jalen Robinette
The end of the college football regular season is upon us, which means time is running out for Boise State to make up ground on Wyoming in the Mountain West’s Mountain Division. The 10-1 Broncos are on the wrong end of the head-to-head...
Nicholas Ian Allen
4 months ago
Urban Meyer
The annual Ohio State-Michigan rivalry game is always a must-see matchup, but the stakes and intensity will be even higher in 2016, as both teams are squarely in the mix for a spot in the College Football Playoff. In addition to the playoff...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
D'Onta Foreman
The Week 13 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Michigan-Ohio State, Washington-Washington State, Auburn-Alabama and South Carolina-Clemson....
Mitch Light
4 months ago
Kevin Sumlin
When No. 22 Texas A&M (8-3, 4-3 SEC) kicks off against No. 25 LSU (6-4, 4-3) on Thanksgiving night another “coaches’ hot seat” bowl will be played out on the field that could shape the landscape of the SEC West for years to...
Ryan Wright
4 months ago
Put the four-team playoff bracket away and strap on the seat belt for a much better and wilder ride over the next six weeks.   Yup, the FCS playoffs have arrived for 24 teams to hop on the Road to Frisco. It looks a little like the Yellow...
Craig Haley
4 months ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light break down the Playoff Committee Rankings and preview Week 13 in college football.   - Did we really learn anything from the latest College Football Playoff rankings? How many...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
Jake Browning
The annual Apple Cup rivalry between Washington and Washington State has extra implications this year, as the winner of Friday’s game will clinch the Pac-12 North title and earn a trip to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. for the...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
P.J. Fleck
Can Western Michigan row the boat right to a MAC championship? In order to do so, the Broncos will need to navigate some treacherous water this weekend as they close out the regular season at home against Toledo. The Rockets bring the stiffest...
Kevin McGuire
4 months ago
Kerryon Johnson
It's the weekend of leftover turkey as we settle into our couches and watch some of the most storied rivalries in college football play out before our eyes. This year, these rivalry games seem to carry more weight in the grand scheme of things...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
Dave Doeren
When North Carolina kicks off on Friday with NC State, the Tar Heels will have no idea of their ACC fate. Carolina needs a Virginia Tech loss to Virginia to have a shot at the Coastal title but that outcome will not be determined until 24 hours...
Jon Kinne
4 months ago
J.T. Barrett
College football’s 2016 regular season is winding down, but there are two weeks of action remaining, including a busy and rivalry-filled Week 13 slate. Three MAC games start the action on Tuesday night for Week 13, including Akron at Ohio and...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Rawleigh Williams
The 2016 version of the Battle Line Rivalry may not have SEC title implications but there are enough interesting story lines to keep even the average college football fan hooked. When the Arkansas Razorbacks (7-4, 3-4 SEC) face off against the...
Ryan Wright
4 months ago
As we enter the final full weekend of the 2016 college football season, the Big Ten West division is still up for grabs. Sure, Wisconsin can clinch the division title with a win over Minnesota on Saturday, but given what we've seen go down over...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
Friday’s showdown in Pullman, Wash., will be one of the biggest Apple Cups in history. Either Washington or Washington State will be playing in their first Pac-12 Championship Game based on which team wins and the Huskies still have a...
Aaron Tallent
4 months ago
Saturday will mark the 81st Iron Bowl, the annual gridiron contest between Alabama and Auburn. The rivalry has been at its best in the last 10 years, but the series has produced a number of great moments. Here are the 10 best.   10. The...
Aaron Tallent
4 months ago
Charlie Strong
Texas hasn’t officially made a coaching change, but all signs point to Saturday’s matchup against TCU as the final regular season game of Charlie Strong’s tenure in Austin. Strong is 16-20 through three seasons leading the...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Saquon Barkley
Just two weeks remain in college football’s 2016 season. While the regular season is winding down, the bowl picture is starting to clear for all 10 conferences and rivalry week should add even more certainty to postseason destinations for...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Athlon Sports breaks down Week 12 in college football. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!   - Congrats to Clemson, Florida and Navy for clinches division and spots in conference...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
Saturday marks the 112th meeting between Michigan and Ohio State on the gridiron and after almost a decade of ups and downs, this game has finally returned to the relevance it deserves. The two teams face at high noon on ABC as they historically...
Aaron Tallent
4 months ago
While there’s enough to be thankful this week, it could be extra special for Miami (Ohio) with a win over Ball State Tuesday evening in both teams’ final game of the regular season.   The RedHawks (5-6, 5-2 MAC) need just one...
Elton Hayes
4 months ago
Cooper Rush
Bragging rights between two Michigan MAC rivals are on the line Tuesday night, as Central Michigan travels to Ypsilanti to take on Eastern Michigan in the regular season finale for both teams. The Chippewas and Eagles are both bowl eligible, so it...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Ohio can lock up the East division's berth into the 2016 Mid-American Conference Championship Game with a win Tuesday night over Akron, but the Zips have plenty riding on their visit to Athens, as well.   Akron needs a win to keep its...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
It's Rivalry Week, adding extra intrigue to an important slate of games as the college football regular season winds down.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends and...
Rob Doster
4 months ago

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