College Football Articles

Kyle Whittingham
Washington State will be seeking to take a step closer to winning the Pac-12 North, while Utah will be fighting to get bowl eligibility when the two teams clash on Saturday.   The Utes (5-4, 2-4 Pac-12) snapped a four-game losing streak with...
John Coon
3 months ago
Phillip Lindsay
USC and Colorado are on opposite ends of the football spectrum this season, but their game on Saturday carries significant stakes for both teams.   The No. 11 Trojans (8-2, 6-1 Pac-12) are one win away from clinching the Pac-12 South title...
John Coon
3 months ago
Vanderbilt Commodores Ralph Webb
The Kentucky Wildcats and Vanderbilt Commodores will meet in Nashville on Saturday for the 90th time in a highly competitive series that dates all the way back to 1896. Kentucky holds a slight 43-42-4 lead in the series all-time, illustrating...
Rob McVey
3 months ago
Alex Barnes
West Virginia and Kansas State have played very close games in recent years. The past two seasons the games have been split and decided by one point each. The Wildcats won 24-23 in Manhattan in 2015 and last season, the Mountaineers returned the...
Peter Mundo
3 months ago
Well, can Iowa do it again?   After scoring one of the most lopsided upsets the Big Ten has seen in quite some time, the Hawkeyes look to do it once more. This time, however, they will leave the comfort of Kinnick Stadium and try to pull...
Kevin McGuire
3 months ago
Lamar Jackson
It has been hard to figure out both the Virginia Cavaliers and the Louisville Cardinals this season. Both teams have been inconsistent, which perhaps makes Saturday’s encounter at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium all the more appropriate...
Antwan Staley
3 months ago
This is not exactly what we expected when the season began. Five-loss Florida State comes to Death Valley trying to inch closer to bowl eligibility, not to make a claim for the ACC Atlantic Division title or push for the College Football Playoff...
Jon Kinne
3 months ago
After nearly shocking the college football world a week ago against UCF, SMU faces a must-win situation in order to keep its hopes of winning the American Athletic Conference’s West Division alive. The Mustangs (6-3, 3-2 AAC) will try to...
Mike Ferguson
3 months ago
Karan Higdon
While last weekend was not a good one overall for the Big Ten and their chances at getting a team into the College Football Playoff, Michigan (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) did benefit to an extent from the results that took place. It was looking bleak for the...
Mike Bainbridge
3 months ago
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons and Syracuse Orange are, in many ways, in the same current strata in the Atlantic Coast Conference hierarchy.   Neither program can quite put itself into an elite category, but both have attained a level of...
Adam Kurkjian
3 months ago
Nick Fitzgerald, Mississippi State Bulldogs Football
Alabama’s tough November slate and path to the CFB Playoff continues on Saturday night with a trip to Starkville to take on Mississippi State. A win over the Bulldogs would ensure the Crimson Tide are 11-0 headed into an epic showdown at...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Virginia Tech went to Miami feeling very confident about its chances. The Hokies had seen a North Carolina team that had been destroyed in Blacksburg 59-7 take the Hurricanes to the bitter end the previous week before falling 24-19. They...
Jon Kinne
3 months ago
Nic Shimonek
This week’s Texas Tech-Baylor matchup is one that features two teams who definitely did not see their season turning out in the manner that it has.   Tech roared out to a 4-1 start but has now lost four straight games, putting their...
Eric Sorenson
3 months ago
Devine Ozigbo
The upcoming Nebraska-Minnesota game is a matchup of mirror images.   These two programs are suddenly beginning to look very much like each other in a couple of ways. Most notably is that both teams will come into this game having already...
Eric Sorenson
3 months ago
Jake Fromm, Georgia Bulldogs Football
The Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry is one of college football’s must-see matchups for Week 11, as Auburn looks to keep its SEC West title hopes alive with a victory over No. 1 Georgia. The Tigers are also out to enact revenge on their...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Azeem Victor
The Washington Huskies have the best defense in the country. Yep, you read that right. Better than Alabama. Better than Michigan. Better than Wisconsin.   Led by talented defensive playmakers like Vita Vea, Azeem Victor, Ben Burr-Kirven and...
Nicholas Ian Allen
3 months ago
The Week 11 edition of picking every game on the college football schedule is highlighted by a huge battle in the SEC (unbeaten Georgia visits Auburn) and a throwback to a great rivalry in the 1980s (Miami hosts Notre Dame in a game with huge...
Mitch Light
3 months ago
Saquon Barkley
The Iowa Hawkeyes delivered enough outrageousness this past weekend to last an entire season. Be that as it may, I don't think we've seen the last of the outrageous outcomes in 2017 — and we haven't seen the last of the Hawkeyes,...
J.P. Scott
3 months ago
One week removed from being on the losing end of a one-point game to Arkansas, Ole Miss found itself on the other end when wide receiver D.K. Metcalf caught a touchdown with five seconds left to give the Rebels (4-5) a 37-34 win over Kentucky....
Elton Hayes
3 months ago
In the latest Cover 2 podcast, Braden Gall and Mitch Light preview a huge Week 11 slate of college football action. Although the schedule is highlighted by the Notre Dame-Miami clash in South Florida and TCU’s visit to Oklahoma, there...
Mitch Light
3 months ago
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
3 months ago
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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 months ago

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