College Football Articles

D'Onta Foreman
The Week 13 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Michigan-Ohio State, Washington-Washington State, Auburn-Alabama and South Carolina-Clemson....
Mitch Light
12 months ago
Kevin Sumlin
When No. 22 Texas A&M (8-3, 4-3 SEC) kicks off against No. 25 LSU (6-4, 4-3) on Thanksgiving night another “coaches’ hot seat” bowl will be played out on the field that could shape the landscape of the SEC West for years to...
Ryan Wright
12 months ago
Put the four-team playoff bracket away and strap on the seat belt for a much better and wilder ride over the next six weeks.   Yup, the FCS playoffs have arrived for 24 teams to hop on the Road to Frisco. It looks a little like the Yellow...
Craig Haley
12 months ago
Athlon Sports' Braden Gall and Mitch Light break down the Playoff Committee Rankings and preview Week 13 in college football.   - Did we really learn anything from the latest College Football Playoff rankings? How many...
Braden Gall
12 months ago
Jake Browning
The annual Apple Cup rivalry between Washington and Washington State has extra implications this year, as the winner of Friday’s game will clinch the Pac-12 North title and earn a trip to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. for the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
P.J. Fleck
Can Western Michigan row the boat right to a MAC championship? In order to do so, the Broncos will need to navigate some treacherous water this weekend as they close out the regular season at home against Toledo. The Rockets bring the stiffest...
Kevin McGuire
1 year ago
Kerryon Johnson
It's the weekend of leftover turkey as we settle into our couches and watch some of the most storied rivalries in college football play out before our eyes. This year, these rivalry games seem to carry more weight in the grand scheme of things...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Dave Doeren
When North Carolina kicks off on Friday with NC State, the Tar Heels will have no idea of their ACC fate. Carolina needs a Virginia Tech loss to Virginia to have a shot at the Coastal title but that outcome will not be determined until 24 hours...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
J.T. Barrett
College football’s 2016 regular season is winding down, but there are two weeks of action remaining, including a busy and rivalry-filled Week 13 slate. Three MAC games start the action on Tuesday night for Week 13, including Akron at Ohio and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Rawleigh Williams
The 2016 version of the Battle Line Rivalry may not have SEC title implications but there are enough interesting story lines to keep even the average college football fan hooked. When the Arkansas Razorbacks (7-4, 3-4 SEC) face off against the...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
As we enter the final full weekend of the 2016 college football season, the Big Ten West division is still up for grabs. Sure, Wisconsin can clinch the division title with a win over Minnesota on Saturday, but given what we've seen go down over...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Friday’s showdown in Pullman, Wash., will be one of the biggest Apple Cups in history. Either Washington or Washington State will be playing in their first Pac-12 Championship Game based on which team wins and the Huskies still have a...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Charlie Strong
Texas hasn’t officially made a coaching change, but all signs point to Saturday’s matchup against TCU as the final regular season game of Charlie Strong’s tenure in Austin. Strong is 16-20 through three seasons leading the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Saquon Barkley
Just two weeks remain in college football’s 2016 season. While the regular season is winding down, the bowl picture is starting to clear for all 10 conferences and rivalry week should add even more certainty to postseason destinations for...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Athlon Sports breaks down Week 12 in college football. Don't forget to subscribe here and rate us if you like (or don't like) what you hear!   - Congrats to Clemson, Florida and Navy for clinches division and spots in conference...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Saturday marks the 112th meeting between Michigan and Ohio State on the gridiron and after almost a decade of ups and downs, this game has finally returned to the relevance it deserves. The two teams face at high noon on ABC as they historically...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
While there’s enough to be thankful this week, it could be extra special for Miami (Ohio) with a win over Ball State Tuesday evening in both teams’ final game of the regular season.   The RedHawks (5-6, 5-2 MAC) need just one...
Elton Hayes
1 year ago
Cooper Rush
Bragging rights between two Michigan MAC rivals are on the line Tuesday night, as Central Michigan travels to Ypsilanti to take on Eastern Michigan in the regular season finale for both teams. The Chippewas and Eagles are both bowl eligible, so it...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Ohio can lock up the East division's berth into the 2016 Mid-American Conference Championship Game with a win Tuesday night over Akron, but the Zips have plenty riding on their visit to Athens, as well.   Akron needs a win to keep its...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
It's Rivalry Week, adding extra intrigue to an important slate of games as the college football regular season winds down.   The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club gives you the chance to compete with your friends and...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Charlie Strong
It goes without saying that the last game on everybody’s must-watch list on Saturday was Texas at Kansas.   The Jayhawks have been dreadful for years and rarely competitive during Big 12 play this or any other season. The Longhorns...
Bryan Fischer
1 year ago
The top teams in the FCS just kept winning and winning and...   Seriously, the top four teams in the Athlon FCS Power Poll – North Dakota State, Eastern Washington, Jacksonville State and Sam Houston State – have been in that...
Craig Haley
1 year ago
Sefo Liufau
Week 12 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Saturday's slate didn't produce another week of upsets, but there were several key matchups that will have a role in determining...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Joshua Dobbs
Week 12 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the SEC. Saturday's slate featured a handful of non-conference games, but LSU-Florida, Arkansas-Mississippi State, Tennessee...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Shea Patterson
Who would have thought a Week 12 matchup between Ole Miss and Vanderbilt could be so intriguing? With both teams “on the bubble” so to speak, in terms of getting to a bowl game, a win on Saturday could make a huge difference. Ole Miss...
Cody McClure
1 year ago

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