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Oklahoma State receiver James Washington

Biggest X-factors for Top 25 college football teams

To contend for a national championship, you need a few things. One of them is an X-factor. That doesn't necessarily mean a star player -- though it...
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley in college football Week 8

Top takeaways from college football Week 8

Unlike what we've seen in recent weeks, college football Week 8 wasn't loaded with upsets, shocking losses or many huge surprises. There were some serious statements made,...
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley is the key to Penn State beating Michigan in college football Week 8

Top storylines heading into college football Week 8

Is there any possible way college football Week 8 can top last weekend's action in terms of chaos, intrigue and excitement? Probably not, but it's certainly going...
Syracuse got college football Week 7 kicked off in style with a huge upset over Clemson

Top takeaways from wacky, wild college football Week 7

Even before Saturday's huge slate of games had begun to commence, we knew college football Week 7 was offering something unique. It started Friday night when both Syracuse...
Baker Mayfield

College football players who must step up in Week 7

The college football season is finally starting to get weird. Upsets are happening in unlikely places, and leaders of contending teams are starting to feel the pressure...

Top storylines heading into college football Week 7

Based on what we've seen since the season began, college football Week 7 will feature a couple of upsets, and this weekend's slate of games is ripe...
SEC basketball Kentucky Wildcats guard forward Hamidou Diallo (3) , forward Jarred Vanderbilt (2) , forward Nick Richards (4) and forward Kevin Knox (5)

X-factors and predictions for each SEC basketball team

SEC basketball teams arguably comprised the best overall conference in college hoops last year. The league boasted two teams in the Final Four after landing only five...
Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt in college football Week 6

Top takeaways from college football Week 6

Two top-seven teams were upset in their own stadiums as another wild slate of games played out in college football Week 6. Both Oklahoma and Michigan fell to...
Florida State quarterback James Blackman

College football players who must step up in Week 6

Week 6 of the college football season features a heavy slate of conference games, and key players will shape the outcomes in these critical contests. We're highlighting...
USC Trojans quarterback Sam Darnold college football

Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 6

The difference between college football and the NFL is like the difference between World Wars I and II. College football is trench warfare -- it's about attrition,...
Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino is embroiled in one of the biggest scandals of college basketball in recent history

Fixing college basketball’s dark underbelly not as hard as it looks

It's been a week since the college basketball world was flipped upside down by the FBI investigation that led to multiple coaches being arrested. And with the...
Lamar Jackson and the Louisville Cardinals lead off College Football Week 6 against NC State

Top storylines heading into college football Week 6

Well into the second-third of the season heading into college football Week 6, we're getting a clearer picture about which teams are legit. And which ones are...
Troy cornerback Marcus Jones

14 unsung heroes from college football Week 5

For much of Saturday, college football went chalk. Washington State's Friday night victory over USC seemed like it would set the stage for an insane Saturday. However,...
Troy running back Jordan Chunn helped the Trojans defeat LSU in stunning fashion during college football Week 5

Top takeaways from college football Week 5

Tremendous statements were made in some huge games during college football Week 5, from which reverberations will be felt the rest of the season. Those who were lucky...

15 most important college football players in Week 5

"Survive and advance" is a popular phrase during March Madness, but it also applies to the early portion of the college football season. Many schools are just beginning...

Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 5

Week 4 of college football was one of attrition. With the exceptions of Alabama and Clemson — two teams which have established themselves as clearly above the...
Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson college football

Top storylines heading into college football Week 5

A quarter of the way through the 2017 college football season, fans have been treated to some pretty amazing games. There's plenty more where that came from....
Terry Godwin college football

14 unsung heroes from college football Week 4

Week 4 was a do-or-die week for many of college football's title contenders. From USC to Oklahoma to Michigan to Penn State, playoff hopefuls got their biggest...
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley against Iowa in college football Week 4

Top takeaways from college football Week 4

Holy moly. That's pretty much how we can sum up what happened on Saturday in college football Week 4, as surprises and upsets ruled the day. One of...
Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph and the Cowboys have their first big test in college football Week 4

Top storylines heading into college football Week 4

There isn't a heck of a lot of intrigue surrounding the games on the schedule in college football Week 4. Even more so than last weekend, there...
Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield in college football Week 2

College football’s biggest winners and losers so far

Heading into the final two September weekends, college football is reaching a separation point. Early season trends can either be entirely forgotten or become the prevailing narrative...
Auburn dismissed quarterback Sean White following an arrest

Report: Auburn dismisses Sean White following arrest

The Auburn Tigers men's football team has dismissed quarterback Sean White following an arrest for DUI early Sunday morning, per Matt Zenitz of AL.com. White was coming off...
Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant scores against Louisville in college football Week 3

Top takeaways from college football Week 3

If you love crisp, clean college football action, then Week 3 probably left you feeling a measure of disappointment. Some of the top teams and players in...
Lamar Jackson college football Week 3

Top storylines heading into college football Week 3

Premier matchups between highly ranked teams aren't prevalent in college football Week 3. Especially after watching so many huge games go down last weekend, it's kind of...