College Football Articles

A near-capacity crowd of 86,818 Nebraska football fans crammed into Memorial Stadium underneath gray skies in Lincoln Saturday afternoon to take in Scott Frost’s first Red-White scrimmage as the Cornhuskers’ head coach.   There...
Brandon Cavanaugh
4 months ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers RB Mikale Wilbon
Before Nebraska football’s spring session began, I reviewed what to watch for on offense and defense. Interviews and interactions with coaches and players have served as the measuring stick for the team’s development since head coach...
Brandon Cavanaugh
4 months ago
Miami Hurricanes head coach Mark Richt
The Miami Hurricanes surprisingly began last season 10-0 as they won the ACC Coastal Division and played in their first-ever ACC Championship Game. The bad news is the Hurricanes lost their last three games, including the Orange Bowl to Wisconsin...
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
UCLA Bruins QB Josh Rosen
Hard as it is to believe, we’re just one week away from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell strolling onto the stage and announcing the latest set of future NFL stars. With draft boards mostly set, it’s silent running around the league as...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
USC Trojans head coach Clay Helton
If there’s one word that can be used to describe the Pac-12 South headed into the 2018 college football season, it would be “change.” For starters, half of the division is under new leadership as Arizona (Kevin Sumlin), Arizona...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
Texas Longhorns College Football
Texas tripped its way to a 7-6 finish in 2017, hindered in no small part by a grueling schedule. In addition to the Big 12’s round-robin schedule, the Longhorns played two Power 5 conference teams, Maryland and USC, outside of league play....
Allen Kenney
4 months ago
Auburn Tigers College Football
Auburn navigated one of college football’s most grueling schedules during the 2017 season, taking on eventual playoff teams Clemson, Alabama and Georgia. Despite the tough sledding, the Tigers managed to go 10-4, including 7-1 in the SEC as...
Ryan Wright
4 months ago
Oregon Ducks College Football
Following up on a dismal 2016 season, the Oregon Ducks turned over the head-coaching reins to an outsider for the first time in 40 years. And, in his first season, Willie Taggart's version of Oregon football showed promise. But that first...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Ohio State RB J.K. Dobbins
Spring football practice has concluded for the Ohio State Buckeyes, with the playing of the spring game on April 14. Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer was pleased with the progress the Buckeyes made over the course of the 15 practices, but the...
Chip Minnich
4 months ago
A capacity crowd of 55,000 fans filed into Memorial Stadium this past Saturday to get a glimpse at what the 2018 Clemson Tigers might look like. They were not disappointed.   Clemson has high-end talent everywhere and quality depth...
Jon Kinne
4 months ago
Boise State QB Brett Rypien
It feels as predictable as the formula for a summer blockbuster movie by now. Boise State is one again the favorite to win the Mountain West title. The Broncos return quarterback Brett Rypien, leading rusher Alexander Mattison and nearly every key...
John Coon
4 months ago
Iowa Hawkeyes College Football
After back-to-back seasons of going 8-5, could the Iowa Hawkeyes be due for a serious run at a Big Ten West Division crown? The 2018 season could throw Iowa a few advantages as long as Kirk Ferentz and his staff figure out how to replace some key...
Kevin McGuire
4 months ago
Clemson Tigers DL Christian Wilkins
With national title-type talent filling the roster, Clemson also has a schedule that sets up nicely for a serious run to the College Football Playoff. The Tigers won’t leave the south except for a trip to the most northern ACC school and they...
Jon Kinne
4 months ago
Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio
After having an abnormally disappointing season in 2016, Michigan State seemed to surprise more than a few along the way to a bounce-back '17 campaign that included wins against both Michigan and Penn State. So what will 2018 have in store...
Kevin McGuire
4 months ago
Tennessee Volunteers head coach Jeremy Pruitt
The Tennessee Volunteers' hiring of Jeremy Pruitt has brought a renewed sense of optimism to Rocky Top. But it was never going to be easy for a first-time head coach to quickly reverse the fortunes of a program coming off the worst...
Rob McVey
4 months ago
Saquon Barkley
Here's a look back at how the experts at 247Sports rated this year's top 50 NFL draft prospects when they were just fresh-faced college recruits. As you can see, many of this year's prospects more than lived up to their recruiting...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
College football head coach Scott Frost Nebraska Cornhuskers
There is a buzz surrounding the Nebraska football program coinciding with the return of Cornhusker legend Scott Frost as head coach. Frost led UCF to a perfect 13-0 record last season, including an impressive Peach Bowl victory over Auburn....
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
College football QB Sam Darnold
Months in the making, we’re finally on to the home stretch of draft season and it won’t be long before NFL franchises will have the makeup of their roster pretty much set for the 2018 season. While there are a few trades left to be...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
College football coach Jimbo Fischer
The Texas A&M Aggies take the field in 2018 with a new look on offense and defense under the guidance of former Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher. The Aggies are still expected to light up the scoreboard under Fisher with a high-octane...
Ryan Wright
4 months ago
Paul Chryst College Football
Over the past few years, Wisconsin has been the team to beat in the Big Ten West Division. This fall, the Badgers look to be in decent shape to keep that trend alive even with the division seemingly improving with new coaches breathing some life...
Kevin McGuire
4 months ago
Mike White
If you can play, the NFL will find you, or so the adage goes. Rarely are players from Alabama and Richmond on equal footing, but when the draft process comes along, front offices will dissect each player for signs that he can help win football...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
Florida Gators College Football
Georgia is the reigning SEC East champion and the undisputed preseason favorite entering the 2018 season. Even though the Bulldogs are replacing x starters, the cupboard is far from bare in Athens, one of the reasons why Kirby Smart’s team...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
Oklahoma State Cowboys College Football
Oklahoma State enters the 2018 season tasked with replacing veteran standouts on both sides of the ball. At first glance, it might appear that head coach Mike Gundy impressed upon the athletic department to help ease the transition by lightening...
Allen Kenney
4 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels College Football
The North Carolina football team will be road warriors this year with six games away from Kenan Stadium including the first two of the season. But it is more the length of their travel this coming fall that makes their schedule so daunting. By...
Jon Kinne
4 months ago
Heads spin more than anything else when the wheels come flying off on a promising season.   Everybody’s in disbelief.   A forgettable 2017 season has a bunch of key FCS programs seeking to rebound in a big way this year. Here...
Craig Haley
4 months ago

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