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article January 16, 2018

Draft Deadline: 10 College Takeaways

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The deadline for underclassmen to leave college early for the 2018 NFL Draft passed on Monday. As always, it's a key date for shaping the draft class, but it's also important for preseason college football analysis. Here are 10 takeaways to know. More»
GettyImages-902774940 article January 15, 2018

What's Next For Alabama, Georgia

After Alabama's dramatic victory over Georgia for the 2017 national championship, both teams will enter 2018 with high hopes, again. With underclassmen making their NFL decisions, let's take an early look at what to expect from the Crimson Tide and Bulldogs. More»
GettyImages-902986346 article January 11, 2018

Greatest College Football Dynasties

The Alabama dynasty will not end. On Monday, the Crimson Tide overcame a 13-point deficit to beat Georgia for their fifth national title in the past nine seasons under Nick Saban. It's the best run of success in college football history. More»
GettyImages-902787964 article January 9, 2018

The Play That Won The Championship

One play after making a freshman mistake by taking a sack, Tua Tagovailoa made a Hall of Fame play to win the national championship. The Alabama backup QB found DeVonta Smith on a 41-yard strike to topple Georgia in overtime. More»
GettyImages-902792378 article January 9, 2018

'Bama rallies Tua thrilling OT title!

Nick Saban made the boldest call of his career, and it won him a sixth national title. Freshman QB Tua Tagovailoa entered Monday's game with Georgia in the second half and led a stunning Alabama comeback, capped by a walk-off TD in overtime. More»
GettyImages-900372404 article January 8, 2018

National Championship Game Pick 'Em

The 2017 college football season is down to one game in Atlanta on Monday, an all-SEC national championship showdown between Alabama, led by Nick Saban, and Georgia, led by former Saban assistant Kirby Smart. Here's what to watch. More»
GettyImages-900371716 article January 6, 2018

Georgia Has Title Game's Best Player

Nobody recruits better players on a more consistent basis than Alabama, but in Monday's national championship game, the best player on the field will be wearing a Georgia uniform thanks to star Bulldogs linebacker Roquan Smith. More»
GettyImages-900351026 article January 5, 2018

Historical Guide To Georgia-Bama

There are ample historical angles to any college football national championship game, but this year's clash between Alabama and Georgia on Monday in Atlanta seems to feature more than most. Let's look back at the history to know. More»
GettyImages-897771492 article January 4, 2018

The Best of CFB's Bowl Season

The national championship is still to be decided, but 39 bowl games are in the books. Although the bowl season started off slowly, it picked up steam and ended up featuring several thrillers. Let's look back at the best games and performances. More»
GettyImages-121662653 article January 2, 2018

The Rose Bowl's 10 Greatest Games

On Monday, Georgia beat Oklahoma 54-48 in a double-OT game filled with big plays, one that stands up with the greatest of the 104 Rose Bowls. Where it does it rank? Let's take a look back at the 10 best Rose Bowl games ever played. More»
GettyImages-900383140 article January 2, 2018

Alabama Claims Sweet Revenge

After the two teams split back-to-back dramatic national title games, Alabama reverted to form in Monday's playoff semifinal at the Sugar Bowl. The Crimson Tide demolished Clemson 24-6, behind a vintage Nick Saban defensive effort. More»
GettyImages-900371634 article January 2, 2018

Georgia Comes Up Roses in Thriller

Georgia got into a shootout with Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma and won, looking every bit like a national title-caliber team. The Bulldogs beat the Sooners 54-48 in double-OT in the Rose Bowl, erasing a 17-point deficit in a classic in Pasadena. More»
GettyImages-900339764 article January 1, 2018

UCF Peach Perfect Against Auburn

Auburn was the hottest team in college football in November, but Monday provided a reminder that no team has been hotter throughout the entire season than UCF. The Knights finished off a perfect season, topping Auburn in the Peach Bowl. More»
AP_17341853865253 article January 1, 2018

CFB Playoff Semifinals Viewing Guide

The College Football Playoff semifinals are back where they belong on New Year's Day. This season's playoff delivers two enticing semifinals: Oklahoma vs. Georgia in the Rose Bowl and Clemson vs. Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Here's what to watch. More»
GettyImages-631408028 article December 29, 2017

Bama-Clemson III Joins Rare Company

Clemson and Alabama do not have much shared football history, but they are making up for lost time. After back-to-back national title game classics, the Tigers and Crimson Tide will meet again Monday, this time in a playoff semifinal at the Sugar Bowl. More»
GettyImages-864813284 article December 27, 2017

Riley's Debut Season One of Best Ever

Lincoln Riley stepped into a strong but tricky situation at Oklahoma as the 34-year-old first-time head coach selected to replace a legend in Bob Stoops. But with the help of QB Baker Mayfield, the result has been one of the greatest college coaching debuts ever. More»
AP_915797053048 article December 25, 2017

Best Plays of the 2017 CFB Season

A national champion has yet to be crowned, but the holiday season is a good time to look back at all the fantastic moments the 2017 college football season has provided so far. Here's a list of the best plays we've seen this year. More»
GettyImages-630215282 article December 23, 2017

Ranking The CFB Coaching Hires

The coaching carousel is always a hectic time on the college football calendar, and it was even more chaotic than usual in 2017. It can be a lot to keep up with, but with 20 vacancies filled and no more jobs open, let's look back and rank the success of the coaching searches. More»
GettyImages-884596654 article December 22, 2017

Grading The 2017 SEC Season

A lot of coaching turnover made 2017 look like a frustrating, down year for the SEC, and yet the conference still produced intrigue at the top. Auburn rebounded, Georgia won its first SEC title since 2005 and Alabama gave the league two playoff teams. More»
GettyImages-884591324 article December 21, 2017

CFB Early Signing: What We Learned

Nobody was quite sure how college football's first early signing period would go, but the answer was familiar: Even amid preparations for bowl games, the third Wednesday of December felt a lot like the first Wednesday of February. More»

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