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With signing day in the books, and rosters largely set for the 2019 season, spring practice is now the focus for all 130 college football teams. And with every program hitting the field for offseason workouts, it’s never too early to...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Ranking the Big 12 College Football Coaching Jobs
Looking for an indication that the Big 12 is a really good league? Kansas State, a school that has won at least 10 games nine times since 1995, is ranked ninth on our list of top programs in the Big 12. Looking for an indication why the Big 12 is a...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Kansas Football: Jayhawks' 2019 Spring Preview
The Les Miles era of Kansas football is upon us. Miles and his coaching staff have one of the toughest tasks in college football: rebuilding a program that has won just six games over the last four seasons, hasn’t gone to a bowl game or...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 weeks ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Recruiting is the foundation for winning national championships, competing for CFB Playoff berths or performing at a high level in college football. While recruiting rankings aren’t 100 percent accurate, there is plenty of truth in the...
Steven Lassan
4 weeks ago
KJ Jefferson, Arkansas Razorbacks Football
With National Signing Day in the books, the focus for the 2019 college football season shifts to spring practices, quarterback battles, and upcoming offseason workouts. While most freshmen won’t arrive until the summer, a handful of...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Ranking the Big 12's Football Rosters for 2019
The Texas Longhorns won back the Golden Hat last year from the Oklahoma Sooners, although their rivals from south of the Red River got the last laugh in the Big 12 title game. Something else the Longhorns recovered from OU: the top spot in the...
Allen Kenney
1 month ago
College Football Rankings: Top 50 Players
The 2019 college football season is still months away, but the start of spring practice is inching closer for all 130 teams (some have already begun), so it’s never too early to look ahead at the upcoming year and rank some of the top players...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Kayvon Thibodeaux, Oregon Ducks Football
College football’s 2019 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Every FBS program inked recruits to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday or in the early period in December, which means coaching staffs should have a good...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Where Did College Football Teams Find Their Starting Quarterbacks for 2019?
If one word could be used to describe the college football quarterback landscape it would be — change. The annual quarterback churn is in full effect as the combination of graduations, early departures by underclassmen, and a rash of...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
College Football Rankings: Justin Herbert, Oregon Ducks Football
College football’s 2019 season won't get underway until late August, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict which teams are poised for a significant leap in the rankings or win column next year. The 2019 version...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Way-Too-Early Top 25 College Football Rankings for 2019
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2018 season officially in the books after Clemson's 44-16 win over Alabama, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25 rankings for 2019. Alabama...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
10 Toughest Players to Replace in the Big 12 in 2019: David Long Jr.
The Big 12 turned out to be a surprisingly deep conference in 2018, thanks in large part to the presence of both veteran stars and emerging standouts.   While positions such as quarterback and wide receiver had the usual slew of big names in...
Allen Kenney
1 month ago
Dan Mullen, Florida Gators Football
The 2018 college football season featured 21 new coaches at FBS programs, and with the year completed, it's time to grade and rank the hires. The 21 coaching changes were down slightly from the 2017 season, as 23 different programs had a...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
When Does College Football Start in 2019?
College football’s 2019 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 24, with Arizona meeting Hawaii in a Week 0 matchup. The full Week 1 college football schedule of matchups is slated to begin on Thursday, Aug. 29. The opening...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Najee Harris, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The definition of a breakout player in college football varies from each analyst or fanbase, but one thing is certain when looking ahead at the 2019 season and the players returning: regardless of the position, breakout players will...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Justin Herbert, Oregon Ducks Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2019 draft officially passed on Monday evening and more than 120 players declared for the next level. All four of the playoff teams from the 2018 season lost a key player early. Alabama has to replace...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Jalen Hurts, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has entered his name into the NCAA’s transfer portal and can be contacted by other teams and coaches in regards to a transfer for next season. Hurts has one season of eligibility remaining and is expected to be...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Sam Ehlinger, Texas Longhorns Football
Oklahoma has dominated the Big 12 by winning four conference titles in a row, so it’s no surprise the Sooners headline the early 2019 predictions at the top of the league. However, Texas finished with a 10-win season in coach Tom Herman...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
College Football Bowl Game and Playoff 2018-19 Schedule
College football’s 2018-19 bowl season kicks off on Dec. 15 and features 41 overall games, including the finale on Jan. 7 with the national championship in Santa Clara, Calif. Most of the bowl games will be televised by ESPN, but CBS, FOX,...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Bowl Game Predictions 2019
College football’s bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 15, and continues until the national championship in Santa Clara, Calif., on Jan. 7. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 15,...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
With college football’s 2018 regular season in the books and bowl season upcoming, it’s time to take a look back and honor the best of the best and top performers for the All-America team. Whether it was on offense,...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football’s 2018-19 bowl season features 39 matchups, and Athlon’s editors are here with picks against the spread for every postseason contest. Five games are slated for Dec. 15 to start the bowl season, which continues until Jan...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Kyler Murray, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Led once again by a dynamic offense and a Heisman Trophy winner at quarterback, Oklahoma claimed the Big 12 title and is set for a return trip to the College Football Playoff for the 2018 season. Kyler Murray replaced Baker Mayfield at the controls...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2018-19 bowl season are set. In the CFB Playoff, Alabama takes on Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl, with Clemson meeting Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl. The winner of...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
College Football Rankings: Top 130 Teams for 2018
With the 14th week of action from the 2018 season in the books, it's time to revamp the full top 130 team projections and predictions and rank every FBS team in college football. Alabama finished the regular season as the No. 1 team...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago

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