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College Football's Worst 25 Coaching Tenures of the BCS Era

Turner Gill's hire did not work out well for Kansas.
College Football's Worst 25 Coaching Tenures of the BCS Era

Determining the worst coaching tenures for any period is no easy task. Each program has its own set of hurdles to overcome, and all coaches aren’t on equal footing when they take over a job.

College Football's Top 25 Breakout Quarterbacks for 2018

Predicting which QBs will have a breakout year this fall
College Football's Top 25 Breakout Quarterbacks for 2018

With Baker Mayfield, Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Lamar Jackson and a handful of other standouts departing after the 2017 season, college football lost several of its stars at the quarterback position. While this position is replacing some big names, there's no shortage of rising stars or breakout candidates to watch in 2018.

Top 25 College Football Games of 2017

McKenzie Milton came up huge for UCF on several occasions as the Knights went undefeated
Top 25 College Football Games of 2017

Oklahoma Sooners QB Baker MayfieldOne could make a strong argument that the 2017 college football season ranks among the very best of modern times. This campaign featured countless heart-stopping finishes, provided landscape-altering upsets, and was highlighted with many of the best individual performances of recent memory.

College Football's Top 30 Coordinator Hires for 2018

Examining which coordinator hires will have the biggest impact
College Football's Top 30 Coordinator Hires for 2018

College football’s coordinator carousel was active once again for the 2018 season. Top defensive coordinators seemed to be in demand, as four of Athlon Sports' top five hires came on that side of the ball. Texas A&M's Mike Elko ranks as Athlon's top coordinator hire for 2018, with Ohio State's Alex Grinch checking in at No. 2.

Podcast: College Football Dream Road Trip for 2018 (Listen Now)

The hosts of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast select their second annual College Football Dream Road Trip
College Football Dream Road Trip for 2018

Do you love college football? (It’s a rhetorical question.)

 

What would be better than visiting a new venue every week of the season? Braden Gall and Mitch Light, the hosts of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast, have picked the games for their second annual College Football Dream Road Trip.

 

College Football Bowl Projections for 2018-19

Projecting every bowl and playoff game for the season ahead
College Football Bowl Projections for 2018-19

College football's 2018 season is less than 50 days away, but it’s never too early to make projections and predictions on how the bowl games and playoff pairings may look by the time the CFB Playoff selection committee meets in December.

College Football 2018 Conference Power Rankings

The SEC ranks as the No. 1 conference once again
College Football 2018 Conference Power Rankings

The SEC once again ranks as college football’s No. 1 conference. The league took both spots in last year’s national championship matchup, as Alabama edged Georgia in overtime to win its fifth title in nine years.

Group of 5 Wild Card Players in 2018

Navy needs QB Malcolm Perry to be the engine that makes its triple-option offense go this fall
Group of 5 Wild Card Players in 2018

The Group of 5 may not have quite the star power the power conferences tend to attract, but there are more than enough big-name players to pay attention to without having to look too hard. Houston’s Ed Oliver and UCF’s McKenzie Milton will certainly be on the radar for even casual college football fans this season, but the fortunes of Group of 5 programs may be determined more by the players flying under the radar.

 

College Football's Top 50 Wide Receivers for 2018

Ranking college football's top wide receivers for the season ahead
College Football's Top 50 Wide Receivers for 2018

The wide receiver position was hit hard by departures following the 2017 college football season, but there’s still plenty of talent on campus for ’18. Ole Miss’ A.J.

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