College Football Articles

Jarrett Stidham, Auburn Tigers Football
Week 11 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just four weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Bret Bielema
The SEC offers no breaks during the college football season, providing one tough game after another. When the Arkansas Razorbacks (4-5, 1-4 SEC) travel to Baton Rouge on Saturday to face the LSU Tigers (6-3, 3-2), neither team will have time to...
Ryan Wright
2 months ago
Remember way back in Week 2 when Illinois netted a solid upset over a good Western Kentucky team to start the year 2-0? My, how things have changed since then. The Fighting Illini (2-7, 0-6 Big Ten) are now in the midst of a seven-game...
Mike Bainbridge
2 months ago
Florida changed head coaches recently, with former defensive coordinator Randy Shannon taking over for Jim McElwain, but it didn’t change the on-field results.   The Gators went to Columbia, Missouri, last Saturday and promptly got...
Antwan Staley
2 months ago
There is an old expression that a picture is worth a thousand words. For the Ohio State Buckeyes, coming off a brutal and demoralizing 55-24 loss at Iowa, the below picture provides a quick summary about what transpired last week in Iowa City......
Chip Minnich
2 months ago
Trace McSorley and Saquon Barkley
After losing back-to-back road games in a most frustrating fashion, Penn State looks to regroup in front of its home fans this weekend when the Nittany Lions host Rutgers in Big Ten play. The stakes for the game have dropped significantly since the...
Kevin McGuire
2 months ago
Duke and Army West Point are set to meet by the banks of the Hudson River in New York Saturday in a non-conference clash of two teams headed in different directions. After opening the season 4-0, the Blue Devils have lost five in a row, including a...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
There is still hope for the NC State Wolfpack as they travel to face the Boston College Eagles.   A preseason dark-horse candidate to win the ACC's Atlantic Division, the Wolfpack have come about as close to that expectation as possible...
Adam Kurkjian
2 months ago
Remember the scene from the movie, The Hangover, where Alan is tasered and humiliated by a bunch of elementary-aged children? Alan is BYU football in 2017. The Cougars (2-8) are taking these losses... in the face! It hasn’t been pretty for...
Mitch Harper
2 months ago
Myles Gaskin
Sept. 30, 2016, marked a changing of the guard atop the Pac-12 North. The Stanford Cardinal, winners of of three of four conference championships from 2012-15, traveled to Seattle that Friday night and left on the wrong end of a complete...
Kyle Kensing
2 months ago
A year removed from winning the American Athletic Conference (AAC) championship, the 2017 Temple Owls are a much different program. Rookie head coach Geoff Collins has gone through some growing pains with a Temple (4-5, 2-3 AAC) program...
Kevin McGuire
2 months ago
The Week 11 edition of college football picks against the spread is highlighted by an intriguing battle in the SEC West (Alabama makes the short trip to Mississippi State) and a key Pac-12 North game for Washington, which heads to Stanford. Here...
Mitch Light
2 months ago
Khalil Tate
LOS ANGELES — When USC running back Ronald Jones II punched in a five-yard touchdown in the third quarter of a Nov. 4 matchup with Arizona, the Wildcats were in a position they had not experienced since quarterback Khalil Tate took over...
Kyle Kensing
2 months ago
So can Mississippi State pull off the improbable on Saturday in Starkville and upset undefeated Alabama? It seems unlikely considering how well the Crimson Tide have played to this point, but if the Bulldogs do have a puncher’s chance,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Miami and Notre Dame are set to face off at Hard Rock Stadium in South Florida for what could end up being an elimination game for a potential College Football Playoff berth. With so much on the line, the game is reminiscent of the Hurricanes...
Aaron Tallent
2 months ago
The College Football Playoff selection committee met up again this week and released its second ranking of the 2017 season. For the most part, it was an uneventful affair with few — if any — surprises. There were, however, some items of...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
Like any Election Day week, there is plenty of change coming in the FCS conference races this week.   Some teams will clinch titles and/or FCS playoff spots, others will get the boot from either scenario.   The stretch run of the...
Craig Haley
2 months ago
Logan Woodside, Toledo Rockets Football
Wednesday night’s MACtion slate features a potential preview of the 2017 MAC Championship Game in Detroit, as Toledo travels to Athens to take on Ohio. With just three weeks remaining until the MAC title game, the Bobcats and Rockets sit atop...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Thursday night #MACtion comes to Huskie Stadium as Ball State travels to DeKalb to take on MAC West Division rival Northern Illinois. While the Cardinals and Huskies are familiar rivals, the 2017 season is a story of two programs going in...
Chip Minnich
2 months ago
Appalachian State enters tonight’s game with Georgia Southern with a winning record, yet the Mountaineers have their fewest victories at this point since going 4-8 in 2013. Last week's 52-45 loss to Louisiana Monroe dropped Appalachian...
Elton Hayes
2 months ago
Darrin Hall
You have to give Pat Narduzzi and the Pittsburgh Panthers credit. When they lost to NC State on Oct. 14, they stood at 2-5 overall and 0-3 in the ACC. The season was spiraling out of control and with a quarterback controversy, a poor running game,...
Jon Kinne
2 months ago
Baker Mayfield
In November 1991, Michigan wide receiver and return specialist Desmond Howard struck his famous Heisman pose after scoring on a punt return in the season finale against Ohio State. The touchdown and celebration were part of an impressive 31-3...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Lehigh has played Lafayette in football 152 times. Minnesota and Wisconsin have met up 126 times to claim Paul Bunyan’s Axe, the most contested matchup in the FBS. And this Saturday, Hampden-Sydney will battle Randolph-Macon for the 122nd...
Jon Kinne
2 months ago
Brogan Roback, Eastern Michigan Eagles Football
The MAC’s midweek slate continues on Wednesday night with a battle between two-instate rivals, as Eastern Michigan travels to Mount Pleasant to take on Central Michigan. Both teams have a lot at stake in this annual rivalry. The Chippewas are...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Western Michigan gets a second shot at becoming bowl eligible when it hosts Kent State in Kalamazoo on Wednesday night. The Broncos (5-4, 3-2 MAC) missed their chance last week, falling to rival Central Michigan 35-28 at home. The Golden Flashes...
Mark Ross
2 months ago

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