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Deshaun Watson
The ACC’s Week 5 schedule kicks off on Thursday night with a non-conference matchup between two offensive-minded teams in Cincinnati and Miami. While the midweek contest between the Hurricanes and Bearcats should draw plenty of attention, the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Pro tip for college football fans: Clear the calendar for Oct. 17. The Third Saturday in October is no longer home of the Alabama-Tennessee rivalry, but it doesn't need to be. The Oct. 17 weekend — starting with the UCLA-...
David Fox
1 year ago
Not all decisions in these coach rankings are easy. If we wanted it to be easy, we’d simply put together a list of wins and go from there. But not all wins are equal and not all coaching jobs are equal. In determining our top 50...
David Fox
1 year ago
Georgia Bulldogs
Hosts Mitch Light and Braden Gall are joined by Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples to break down a huge weekend of college football. The SEC and ACC have marquee showdowns topping the charts with great undercards as well. The Big 12's...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Nick Chubb
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is tough. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, it's hard to say whether these players will carry that...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is nearly impossible. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, more data is needed before accurately judging...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Maryland Terrapins black ops helmet
Maryland is breaking out a new helmet for Saturday’s matchup against Michigan. The Terrapins are planning on an all-black uniform for the game against the Wolverines, along with a hand-painted “Black Ops” helmet. The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
John Calipari
In 2015-16, the head man in Lexington will be the most accomplished coach in the league. At least in that way, the SEC coach lineup is fairly standard. Yet the 13 coaches around John Calipari represent a drastic shift in the SEC’s...
David Fox
1 year ago
The NFL is back, and the competition off the field is nearly as heated as the competition on game day. The Athlon Sports Pro Football Experts Club presented by New Era gives you the chance to compete with your friends and...
John Gworek
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
The first month of the 2015 college football season is in the books. Unfortunately, that means this year is almost a third of the way finished. However, the next two months (plus a week in December) should bring plenty of crazy plays,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
South Alabama Troy Rivalry Trophy
Less than 200 miles separates the campuses of Troy and South Alabama, and the Sun Belt rivals will have a new rivalry trophy at stake for Saturday’s meeting. The South Alabama-Troy rivalry is officially the “Battle for the Belt,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The college football season is just getting interesting, and the competition off the field is nearly as heated as the competition on game day. The Athlon Sports College Football Experts Club presented by Nexium & Advil gives you...
David Fox
1 year ago
Arizona State has unveiled a new gray alternate uniform for its Oct. 3 matchup against UCLA. The uniform is known as the ‘Be The Hammer’ alternate and sports a gray scheme, largely due to the program using a sledge hammer to break a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
These are interesting times for coaches on top of the Big Ten. Tom Izzo is coming off a frustrating regular season and a triumphant trip to the Final Four. Bo Ryan is coming off the best two-year stretch of his career and a (perhaps premature...
David Fox
1 year ago
Tennessee Volunteers
Hosts Braden Gall and David Fox break down the three biggest games and storylines of Week 4. The Pac-12 dominated the headlines in Week 4 with the State of Arizona and Oregon suffering crushing losses while Stanford, Utah and the City of Los...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Jim Harbaugh
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
Week 4 of the 2015 college football season is in the books. The Pac-12 was the conference in the spotlight on Saturday, as Arizona-UCLA, Oregon-Utah and Arizona State-USC were some of the weekend’s most anticipated matchups. However, all...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 4 of college football’s 2015 season was crazy. While the schedule wasn’t deep with top 25 matchups, the slate produced several games decided in the final minute, unbelievable finishes, crazy plays and strange coaching decisions....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tommy Armstrong
After a game that featured more starts and stops than a kid driving his first manual transmission, Nebraska came out on top against the Golden Eagles of Southern Mississippi 36-28. Per usual, there are some immediate takeaways from what is the...
Brandon Cavanaugh
1 year ago
Saturday’s Tennessee vs. Florida matchup is a moment of truth for both teams. The Volunteers are still looking for that signature win under Butch Jones that shows it can contend for the SEC East. Gator fans are still uncertain what the future...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Cody Kessler
USC begins divisional play Saturday against Pac-12 South counterpart Arizona State in a game both of these teams very much need if they’re to have any hope of challenging for a conference title. "This game is about getting our first...
Josh Webb
1 year ago
Dak Prescott
The rugged SEC West doesn’t provide any breaks on the schedule for any of the division’s seven teams, and Saturday night’s matchup between Auburn and Mississippi State is already shaping up to be a critical game for both teams....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Joshua Dobbs
Florida looks to continue its domination over Tennessee on Saturday, as the Gators and Volunteers meet in Gainesville for a critical September showdown in the SEC. The annual matchup between Tennessee and Florida has slipped in national and SEC...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
James Conner
Injuries are an unfortunate part of every college football season. Whether it’s a small ailment affecting a key player for a couple of weeks or an injury keeping a player sidelined for the entire year, all injuries have an impact on the final...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
West Virginia Mountaineers
Things got ugly last weekend. But so did most of college football and that is what makes the sport so great.  The SEC West and Pac-12 South both got flipped on their heads, Ohio State and the ACC struggled and the state of Texas was...
Braden Gall
1 year ago

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