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article November 18, 2017

Badgers Solidify Status as Contender

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No. 5 Wisconsin was challenged but ultimately had little trouble staying undefeated in the biggest game of Week 12, beating No. 24 Michigan 24-10 at Camp Randall Stadium to confirm its status as a legitimate playoff contender. More»
week12picks article November 17, 2017

College Football Pick 'Em: Week 12

After two massive weeks that featured seven top-25 matchups each, this week's college football schedule hits a lull before things pick back up with rivalry week. But while there's only one matchup of ranked teams, there's still plenty to watch on Saturday. More»
GettyImages-848030090 article November 16, 2017

Badgers Have Already Earned Respect

Wisconsin's performances against Michigan have often invited criticism, but Saturday's showdown should be different. The Badgers are 10-0 for the first time, and while there's been skepticism about their resume, they deserve to be taken seriously as a contender. More»
qb-re-rank article November 15, 2017

Re-Ranking The Best College QBs

With three weekends left before the playoff and bowl matchups are set, let's reset the national college football quarterback landscape, based on a combination of talent and production put on display through the first 11 weeks of the 2017 season More»
GettyImages-631408090 article November 15, 2017

Familiarity Atop New Playoff Top 25

After No. 1 Georgia was blown out at Auburn and No. 3 Notre Dame was routed at Miami on Saturday, the selection committee reverted to familiar territory with its third top 25 of the season on Tuesday night: Alabama is back to No. 1 and Clemson is No. 2. More»
GettyImages-873014750 article November 13, 2017

Auburn Earns Needed Signature Win

Auburn has spent most of the past three seasons chasing moments like Saturday, when post-Kick Six frustration was relieved with a 40-17 rout of No. 1 Georgia that stands as one of the biggest stories of what was a memorable Week 11. More»
GettyImages-862781452 article November 12, 2017

What's Next For Tennessee?

The Butch Jones era at Tennessee ended on Sunday, a couple games short of five complete seasons in Knoxville. As the Volunteers continue to pursue their first SEC championship since 1998, who could be next in line as head coach? More»
week11takeaways article November 12, 2017

CFB Saturday Takeaways: Week 11

A massive Saturday in college football didn't have as much drama as expected, with only two of seven matchups of ranked teams decided by fewer than 18 points. Still, the playoff implications were big thanks to routs by Miami, Oklahoma and Auburn. More»
GettyImages-872991234 article November 12, 2017

Auburn Makes Statement in SEC Race

No. 10 Auburn routed No. 1 Georgia 40-17 on Saturday afternoon at Jordan-Hare Stadium, handing the Bulldogs their first loss of the season. In the process, Auburn announced itself as an SEC contender, setting up a massive Iron Bowl. More»
week11picks article November 10, 2017

College Football Pick 'Em: Week 11

For the second straight week, the college football schedule has produced seven games between ranked opponents. In fact, the latest College Football Playoff rankings have set the stage for three top-10 matchups on one Saturday. More»
GettyImages-870314626 article November 7, 2017

Mayfield Surges Into Heisman Lead

After throwing for 598 yards to win Bedlam, Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has jumped to a clear lead in the chase for the Heisman Trophy with four weeks left. Can anybody catch him? Let's break down the remaining contenders. More»
GettyImages-870310162 article November 6, 2017

Miami Is Ready For Prime Time

Miami's win over Virginia Tech was one of the biggest stories of Week 10 for many reasons. It was a resume-booster that puts the Canes at the front of the ACC, and it also set the stage for a long-awaited return to the national stage moving forward. More»
cfb-takeaways-10 article November 5, 2017

CFB Saturday Takeaways: Week 10

In the first weekend after the selection committee's rankings were released, the Big Ten likely went from three College Football Playoff contenders to just one, Wisconsin, after Iowa blew out Ohio State and Penn State stumbled at Michigan State. More»
GettyImages-870277006 article November 5, 2017

ACC Coastal's Clear For Hurricanes

For two months, Miami invited skepticism. That's going to start changing after Saturday night, when the No. 10 Hurricanes stayed undefeated with a 28-10 win over No. 13 Virginia Tech in which they made big plays on both sides of the ball. More»
GettyImages-870245814 article November 5, 2017

Lions Washed Out By Spartans' FG

It took all afternoon and some of the evening because of a long weather delay, but Michigan State added to the Big Ten's playoff misery and vaulted into the conference title race with a 27-24 win over No. 7 Penn State on a last-second field goal. More»
GettyImages-870224238 article November 4, 2017

Bucks Stop Here: Iowa Routs OSU

Everybody knew that a trip to Kinnick Stadium could be a trap for Ohio State, but nobody knew just how bad things could go. Iowa crushed the No. 6 Buckeyes 55-24, dealing a massive blow to their chances of a third playoff bid in four seasons. More»
week10pickem article November 3, 2017

College Football Pick 'Em: Week 10

With the first College Football Playoff rankings revealed on Tuesday, the 2017 season is heading into a massive two-week stretch. There are seven games between ranked teams on Saturday, including Bedlam and two ACC showdowns. More»
GettyImages-848138220 article November 2, 2017

Bama Making Blowouts Look Routine

Alabama dominating most of its schedule is nothing new. We've seen it for a decade under Nick Saban. Still, its 2017 dominance has seemed more routine and almost mundane against a weak schedule. Will November increase the drama? More»
GettyImages-846658742 article November 1, 2017

Breaking Down The First CFP Top 25

The selection committee has spoken, and as easy as it is to complain about any rankings, the first College Football Playoff top 25 of the 2017 season produced logical results that set the stage for what could be a wild November. More»
GettyImages-867240682 article October 31, 2017

Most Disappointing CFB Teams Ever

When the first College Football Playoff top 25 is revealed on Tuesday, Florida State will be nowhere to be found. After starting the season No. 3 in the AP poll, the Seminoles are 2-5 and on the verge of joining the list of the most disappointing teams ever. More»

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