College Football Articles

Jack Cichy
Injuries are an unfortunate part of any college football season and usually take a toll on every FBS team by the end of the year. Several key players were hit by the injury bug in 2016, including a handful of big names from the Big Ten....
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley
The resurgence of running backs in recent years shows no letting up in college football. Even in a game designed to run through the quarterback with more and more ease, running backs continue to be an essential ingredient of a successful offense....
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
Tyler O'Connor
There are surprise teams every college football season, on both the good and the bad end of things. The 2016 season seemed particularly heavy on the bad end, with a number of highly-touted teams in the preseason — or teams that were coming...
Matt Fortuna
1 month ago
National Signing Day in college football is fast approaching and the current national champions, the Clemson Tigers, are ready to do what they do best: sign a boatload of four- and five-star players. Conversely, Notre Dame stumbled to a 4-8...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Jonathan Allen
In fairness, the SEC as a whole was not as good as the conference usually is in 2016. Alabama was great. But after that, you had a huge pile of mediocrity, with every team in the conference having at least four losses.   However, the lack of...
Cody McClure
1 month ago
Christian McCaffrey
College football follows a specific life cycle. A new cycle begins in just a few days from the publication of this article with 2017 National Signing Day. The new wave of incoming talent onto the landscape replaces those athletes exiting. ...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
There are surprise teams every college football season, on both the good and the bad end of things. The 2016 season seemed particularly heavy on the bad end, with a number of highly-touted teams in the preseason — or teams that were coming...
Matt Fortuna
1 month ago
Justin Fuente
College football’s coaching carousel was active prior to the 2016 season, as 28 programs hired a new full-time coach. It’s no secret coaching changes can have an instant impact on a problem, but some hires need a couple of years to...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light are talking college football all offseason. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!   - What is the most important aspect of National...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Deshaun Watson
No position in sports is more important than quarterback in football. NFL franchises can die a slow death if they miss on a quarterback through the draft. In college, the time is short with quarterbacks, which makes landing a solid recruit on a...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
There are surprise teams every college football season, on both the good and the bad end of things. The 2016 season seemed particularly heavy on the bad end, with a number of highly-touted teams in the preseason — or teams that were coming...
Matt Fortuna
1 month ago
Desmond King
The 2016 college football season – for the most part – was a memorable one for the Big Ten. The conference had four teams in the national title picture all season long and inserted itself squarely into the conversation about the best...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Dino Babers
College football’s 2017 National Signing Day is less than 10 days away, but some freshman and junior college prospects have already arrived on campus. The ACC has its share of talent through the freshmen ranks on the way and a small junior...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Evan Engram
When it comes to NFL 53-man rosters, versatility is invaluable. And at the tight end position there is not a prospect in the 2017 NFL Draft more versatile than Ole Miss' Evan Engram.   Related: 2017 NFL Mock Draft 1.0   Engram...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Edge rushers are as coveted as ever by NFL teams, and the position that’s best represented by the FCS level at the Reese’s Senior Bowl this week is defensive end.   Chattanooga’s Keionta Davis, Villanova’s Tanoh...
Craig Haley
1 month ago
Mitch Trubisky
It was a banner football season for the ACC with a 9-3 bowl record and a national championship. One of the primary reasons for the league’s success was the number of quality quarterbacks in the conference. In 2017, many of the ACC teams that...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Lamar Jackson
The 2017 college football season is still seven months away, but it’s never too early to look ahead at the upcoming year. Several of the nation’s top players left for the NFL, including Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson, Florida State...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Baker Mayfield
For better or worse, college football's Heisman Trophy is the most prestigious individual award in team sports, drawing hype and controversy from the beginning of the season till the end. Lamar Jackson won it last year, but that didn’t...
Matt Fortuna
1 month ago
There have been offseasons with more head coaching changes in the FCS, but the way the carousel has spun recently, this is one of the wilder rides.   The subdivision has had changes at 16 schools, including five that finished in the Top 25....
Craig Haley
1 month ago
Bryce Love
In case you missed it: A number of high-profile college football stars declared early for the NFL Draft. Several even skipped their bowl games, which caused hysterics in some corners. In any event, it is now time for a new crop of talented...
Matt Fortuna
1 month ago
Noah Brown
Although it’s early in the evaluation process, it doesn’t look the 2017 NFL Draft will feature many wide receivers taken in the first round. That doesn’t mean there aren’t quality options available, however, as the position...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
Sam Darnold
A transition year was expected in 2016 for the Pac-12, but the conference produced a playoff contender (Washington) and one of the nation’s hottest teams at the end of the season (USC). Additionally, the surprise emergence of Colorado in the...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Mike Leach is not going to be on the good side of the SEC anytime soon.   The Washington State coach mentioned the SEC in an interview with The Clarion-Ledger. Leach over the years has taken flack for the way he runs his offense and its...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
Demario McCall
Sure, J.T. Barrett, Saquon Barkley and a cast of other familiar faces in the Big Ten are returning to their schools next season. But after a 2016 that saw the league finish with four teams in the final top 10 of both major polls, the Big Ten will...
Matt Fortuna
2 months ago
Deondre Francois
The ACC continued its upward trajectory after the conference claimed its second national championship in four seasons after Clemson’s victory over Alabama on Jan. 9. Thanks to outstanding coaching hires in recent years, the ACC has made...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago

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