College Football Articles

Travis Homer
While the Miami Hurricanes had a disappointing finish to the regular season, the team was better than most expected. Miami finished 10-2 in Mark Richt's second season and will wrap up things against the Wisconsin Badgers in the Orange Bowl on...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Rashaad Penny, San Diego State Aztecs Football
Army and San Diego State meet on Saturday in the Armed Forces Bowl in a clash of two of the nation’s top rushing attacks. The Black Knights enter the bowl matchup ranked first nationally in rushing offense, and the Aztecs check in at No. 11....
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley
By almost any metric, Penn State’s 2017 season should be viewed as a tremendous success for the Nittany Lions. Yet, it feels somewhat unfulfilling at the same time despite heading to the bowl season with a 10-2 record. That is because the bar...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
Quentin Poling, Ohio Bobcats Football
UAB looks to add another chapter to one of college football’s best storylines of the 2017 season, as the Blazers meet Ohio in the Bahamas Bowl on Friday. UAB’s program was disbanded following the 2014 season but returned after a two-...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Quinton Flowers
The Birmingham Bowl has more interesting storylines than one might originally think. First off, it’s the first time in the bowl’s history (2006 start), that a Big 12 team is competing. Meantime, South Florida will be making its fourth...
Peter Mundo
1 month ago
T.J. Edwards
The Wisconsin Badgers went through a full 12-game regular season without suffering a loss, but the hopes of winning the Big Ten championship and potentially landing a spot in the College Football Playoff will have to wait for another year. The...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
Minkah Fitzpatrick
We all know there are still one or two more games left for Alabama to play in this 2017 college football season. But let’s take a quick snapshot at the best of the best from their regular season before we tilt an eye toward their Sugar Bowl...
Eric Sorenson
1 month ago
Cam Akers
A season that began with national championship expectations ended with Florida State having to reschedule a contest with Sun Belt opponent Louisiana-Monroe just to become bowl eligible. At 6-6, FSU will face Southern Miss in the Independence...
Mike Ferguson
1 month ago
Tremaine Edmunds
On Nov. 4, Virginia Tech was 7-1 and holding onto dreams of both an ACC title and a spot in the College Football Playoff. But the big loss to Miami was followed by a tough setback against Georgia Tech. The Hokies ended the season with two wins, but...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
In the latest Cover 2 podcast, Braden Gall and Mitch Light take a look back at how first-year coaches fared in college football in 2017.   Items discussed:   • Did Tom Herman live up to his rank as the No. 1 new hire of last...
Mitch Light
1 month ago
The Central Michigan Chippewas and Wyoming Cowboys will square off on the famous blue turf at Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho, on Friday in what could be one of the more entertaining matchups of the 2017 bowl season.   Wyoming quarterback...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
One could make a strong argument that the 2017 college football season ranks among the very best of modern times. This campaign featured countless heart-stopping finishes, provided landscape-altering upsets, and was highlighted with many of the...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
DJ Chark
Head coach Ed Orgeron’s first season guiding the LSU Tigers was anything but boring, even finishing on the border of fantastic. The Bayou Bengals started out 3-2 with a head-scratching 24-21 loss to Troy at home mixed in, but rebounded for a...
Ryan Wright
1 month ago
On one hand, you'd be inclined to say that Iowa's 7-5 season was a bit disappointing. On the other — given some of the question marks the program had heading into the season — 7-5 could be looked at as an acceptable campaign....
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Lamar Jackson, Louisville Cardinals Football
The ACC was arguably the best conference in college football during the 2016 season, and while the 2017 edition wasn't quite as strong, this year was still another standout fall on the gridiron. Clemson finished the regular season as the No. 1...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Kerryon Johnson
The Auburn Tigers have turned in some exciting college football seasons over the years and 2017 ranks among the best. Playing what many believe to be the toughest schedule in the nation, the Tigers pulled together a 10-3 overall record and went 7-1...
Ryan Wright
1 month ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
The Big 12's 2017 college football season was all about Oklahoma. After Bob Stoops retired in early June, offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley was promoted to head coach and the Sooners never missed a beat en route to a 12-1 record. With Heisman...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
A school record for victories will be in play for Florida International as the 8-4 Golden Panthers take on Temple in the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl on Thursday at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. Temple, at 6-6, looks to lock down a...
Mike Ferguson
1 month ago
Jonathan Taylor
As the 2017 college football season comes to a close, we can’t help but look ahead to 2018. Although the bowl season got started on Saturday, there are still 32 more games to go plus the two College Football Playoff semifinals and national...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
Jalen Hurts
The SEC reached a pivotal juncture in 2017. Four programs fired their head coaches either during or after the regular season, with a fifth — Ole Miss — losing Hugh Freeze before the season.   Change comes at a time when the...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
The Big Ten missed out on having a team make the College Football Playoff, but the 2017 season was still a good year for the league. Ohio State finished No. 5 in the final selection committee poll with an 11-2 record, while Wisconsin and Penn State...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Courtland Sutton
Chad Morris accomplished what he hoped at SMU by building the Mustangs into a dangerous program in the American Athletic Conference (AAC) using his deep roots in Texas and offensive acumen. After posting a 14-22 record in four seasons, including a...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
Lane Kiffin
It might not be the members of the respective families that many fans are used to seeing, but any Bowden-Kiffin matchup is bound to be good television. Especially when both head coaches —Terry Bowden (Akron) and Lane Kiffin (FAU) — are...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
1 month ago
Josh Rosen
Pac-12 After Dark gained popularity in recent years as a social media hashtag, denoting a wild finish out West. While the title suggests nighttime football, Pac-12 After Dark is more of a mindset; plenty of raucous finishes in the conference played...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Sam Darnold, USC Trojans Football
Behind quarterback Sam Darnold and a talented front seven on defense this year, USC claimed its first Pac-12 title since 2008. The Trojans missed out on a CFB Playoff berth after suffering two losses in the regular season, but coach Clay...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago

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