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14 most underappreciated college football stories

College football's playoff race is in full swing and that's wonderful. There's nothing better than the unique brand of freneticism associated with these final weeks of the...
Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh will clash in college football Week 12

Top storylines heading into college football Week 12

Compared to the last couple of weekends, college football Week 12 is shaping up to be quite the snooze fest barring some huge upsets. There were 14...
Nebraska head coach Mike Riley

Nebraska AD: Mike Riley will finish season as HC

For the Nebraska Cornhuskers, it's not a matter of if they'll fire head football coach Mike Riley as much as when it'll happen. On Monday, athletic director...
Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph and the Cowboys have their first big test in college football Week 4

Predicting college football studs and duds for Week 10

We are deep in the weeds of what may be the most chaotic college football season since 2007. There are 13 teams with playoff hopes intact and...
Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush is leading one of the top teams in college football

12 teams facing must-win games in college football Week 9

Players and coaches will say every game is must-win, but some college football teams truly have a limited margin for error entering Week 9. While we're often highlighting...
Michigan forward Moritz Wagner Big Ten basketball

X-factors and predictions for each Big Ten basketball team

It was business as usual for Big Ten basketball last season, as the conference placed seven teams in the NCAA Tournament. Three of those teams, Purdue, Michigan...
Nebraska

Report: Nebraska hiring Washington State athletic director Bill Moos

One day after the Nebraska football team was embarrassed at home by Ohio State, the University is reportedly set to hire a new athletic director, Washington State...
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...
Nebraska fans

Nebraska fans sarcastically celebrate second first down of game by releasing balloons

Ohio State is thoroughly thrashing Nebraska in Lincoln Saturday night. Things are so lopsided in the game, with the Buckeyes up 28-0 at the time of this...

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...
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...
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,...
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...
Saquon Barkley is one of the top players to watch at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

College football studs and duds for Week 4

The learning phase of the college football season is over. It's not about preseason expectations or finding out what every team is anymore. We've seen enough to...
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...
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...
Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee

Tanner Lee threw two touchdowns in first quarter … to Northern Illinois

Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee must not have eaten his Wheaties Saturday morning as the Cornhuskers hosted Northern Illinois. The junior threw two touchdowns before the first quarter...
Cardinals quarterback Lamar Jackson has a lot of pressure on his shoulders heading into college football Week 1

Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 3

College football's second week was about measuring stick games. We realized Oklahoma is a real playoff contender. We realized Georgia should be the SEC East's favorite, by...

17 most important college football players in Week 2

After a weekend littered with expected results and only a few upsets, Week 2 of the 2017 college football season will bring out the heavyweights. Highlighted by a...
Oregon Football Autzen Stadium

Hazardous air quality from fires could threaten Oregon, Oregon St. games

Two college football games slated to take place Saturday could potentially be changed due to hazardous air quality stemming from wildfires in Oregon. Oregon is set to...
Iowa Hawkeyes flag Bobby Elliott

Nebraska defensive analyst Bobby Elliott passed away at age of 64

Former Iowa football player and longtime college football coach Bobby Elliott has passed away at the age of 64. https://twitter.com/CycloneFB/status/884055383475576832 Elliott was in Iowa City being cared for in...
NFL Draft

Ten hidden gems in the 2017 NFL Draft

Sometimes being an NFL General Manager is easy, especially at the top of the NFL Draft. If you're staring at a player like Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning or...

Top 10 takeaways from biggest bowl games this weekend

As we all waited for 2016 to come to an end, football fans were treated with a tremendous slate of bowl games, including the College Football Playoff...
Dalvin Cook

Ten underdogs ready to upset college football bowl favorites

College football bowl season is synonymous with the most wonderful time of the year for many reasons. The matchups are always great and there's a ton on...