Mountain West Articles

James Blackman, Florida State Seminoles Football
Week 6 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the sixth weekend of action. The Week 6 slate begins on...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Tanner Mangum
Boise State and BYU has become a premier game for college football fans along the intermountain west the last handful of seasons. This year it’s a different vibe however. Neither team is nationally ranked and both are struggling to grasp...
Mitch Harper
1 month ago
College Football Top 25: Ohio State Buckeyes Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The fifth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Sam Darnold, USC Trojans Football
Week 5 of the college football season is in the books, and the latest Associated Press (AP) poll and top 25 rankings were released on Sunday. These rankings reflect the first five weeks of action as the season heads...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Bryce Love, Stanford Cardinal Football
Week 5 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Washington State upset USC on Friday night, Georgia and Auburn crushed conference foes for key SEC wins, and Clemson improved to 5...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Off to its best start since 1981, San Diego State faces yet another stiff test with giant-killer Northern Illinois coming to town.   The No. 19-ranked Aztecs (4-0) are looking to win five straight games to open a season for the first time...
John Coon
1 month ago
College Football Picks: Kelly Bryant, Clemson Tigers Football
Week 5 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the fifth weekend of action. The Week 5 slate begins on...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
South Florida began the season as the only ranked team from the Group of 5, giving the Bulls the literal poll position in the race to represent the non-power conferences in a New Year’s Six bowl game. Hoping to join Boise State, Houston and...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
NCAA Top 25
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The fourth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
College Football Top 25: Nick Chubb, Georgia Bulldogs Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The fourth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
Week 4 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Penn State, Alabama, USC and Oklahoma picked up key road wins in conference play. Additionally, Week 4 featured a couple of...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Can Air Force halt No. 22 San Diego State in its march toward a New Year's Six Bowl?   The Aztecs (3-0) have emerged as the favorite among the Group of 5 teams to land that coveted New Year's Six slot after back-to-back victories...
John Coon
2 months ago
Josh Rosen, UCLA Bruins Football
Week 4 of the 2017 college football season features a few non-conference matchups and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the fourth weekend of action. The Week...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
The Virginia Cavaliers and Boise State Broncos will have the college football world all to themselves on Friday, as their matchup serves as the first of only two FBS matchups that night to help kick off another full slate of action on Saturday...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
College Football Top 25: Jalen Hurts, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The third weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing non...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Riley Ferguson, Memphis Tigers Football
Week 3 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Clemson and Mississippi State delivered statement victories, USC defeated Texas in overtime, Memphis and San Diego State earned...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Minkah Fitzpatrick
With SEC play on the horizon, Alabama hosts an improving and intriguing Colorado State squad with the potential to make a run at the Mountain West championship and a New Year’s Six bowl game. The Rams picked up a huge 58-27 win over Oregon...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 months ago
Lamar Jackson, Louisville Cardinals Football
Week 3 of the 2017 college football season features a couple of key non-conference matchups and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the third weekend of action. The...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Rashan Gary
While Jim Harbaugh was surely not pleased with the overall performance last week against Cincinnati, the game did provide plenty of teaching points for the young Wolverines moving forward throughout the regular season. Turnovers were again the...
Mike Bainbridge
2 months ago
The New Mexico Lobos and Boise State Broncos come into their Thursday night matchup with identical records on the heels of similar heartbreaking losses. Bob Davie's Lobos rallied to score 23 points in the fourth quarter of their battle with in-...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
College Football Top 25: Sam Darnold, USC Trojans Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The second weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Week 2 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. And once again, a Saturday full of action didn't disappoint. Oklahoma upset Ohio State in Columbus, Clemson...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Josh Rosen
UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen said that "things looked bleak; real bleak," in the Bruins' season opener against Texas A&M.   After weathering the storm of a 44-10 deficit, UCLA escaped with the second-biggest comeback in...
Kyle Kensing
2 months ago
The first game of the season didn’t go well for the Texas Longhorns or San Jose State Spartans. Both lost on their home fields by double digits.   SJSU got back on the winning track in game two with a 34-13 victory over the...
Allen Kenney
2 months ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Week 2 of the 2017 college football season features several intriguing matchups, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the second weekend of action. Due to the NFL opener, the Week 2 slate features only one...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago

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