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article August 18, 2017

Pressure Builds For New Huskers QB

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For 15 years, Nebraska has been trying to recapture past glory, cycling through crises while ultimately treading water. The next great hope comes from an unlikely place: Tulane transfer QB Tanner Lee, who is being put under a lot of pressure to provide answers. More»
sec-preview article August 17, 2017

SEC Preview: 20 Things To Know

Beyond Alabama playing for another national title, 2016 was a down year for the SEC, with nobody else finishing with fewer than four losses. Alabama is still king, but with improved quarterback play, there's hope that the rest of the SEC can bounce back. More»
GettyImages-622880534 article August 16, 2017

Pac-12 Preview: 20 Things To Know

This is capable of being a big year for the Pac-12, which should have a couple national title contenders, solid depth in the middle and outstanding quarterback play. Can Washington repeat as champion, or is USC ready to return to the top? More»
bigten-pre article August 15, 2017

Big Ten Preview: 20 Things To Know

After producing four playoff contenders, the Big Ten has restored its reputation, with Ohio State, Penn State, Michigan and Wisconsin at least creating excitement at the top of the league. In 2017, a playoff bid could come down to the Buckeyes and Nittany Lions. More»
GettyImages-614896764 article August 14, 2017

Wolfpack Face Daunting ACC Task

Choosing N.C. State as a sleeper team that could surprise in 2017 would seem to make a lot of sense for a number of reasons, but there's an enormous hurdle: Being stuck in the ACC Atlantic with Florida State, Clemson and Louisville. More»
GettyImages-619114510 article August 13, 2017

FBS Independents: 10 Things To Know

There are four major college football independents again this season, with some intriguing storylines: Notre Dame is attempting to bounce back from a disastrous 4-8 season, and Army is aiming for a back-to-back wins over Navy. Here are our picks for all four teams. More»
GettyImages-630630262 article August 12, 2017

Mountain West: 10 Things To Know

Group of Five power Boise State has taken a small step back the past few years, and now Brett Rypien and the Broncos will be challenged in an unpredictable Mountain West also featuring San Diego State, Wyoming and Colorado State. More»
GettyImages-625449750 article August 11, 2017

Heisman Huskie? It's A Jake Walk

Most of the Pac-12 quarterback buzz this offseason has resided in Los Angeles, home to Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen. But after mounting a Heisman campaign much of last year, don't discount Washington's Jake Browning in the 2017 race for college honors. More»
herman-riley article August 10, 2017

Big 12 Preview: 20 Things To Know

It's a new era in the Big 12, where the Oklahoma-Texas rivalry features new coaches and the conference is bringing back its title game. While Oklahoma State and Texas hope to challenge their top rival, the Sooners are still the team to beat. More»
GettyImages-613349222 article August 9, 2017

UCLA's Rosen Schools The System

Outspoken UCLA star QB Josh Rosen has made headlines and drawn predictable backlash for comments to Bleacher Report addressing issues in the balance of academics and athletics. Agree or not, players in Rosen's position deserve to be respectfully heard. More»
GettyImages-621318196 article August 9, 2017

USC Hype Won't Backfire This Time

After a downturn featuring NCAA sanctions and coaching drama, USC broke out down the stretch last season behind QB Sam Darnold. But Darnold's return isn't the only reason that USC's 2017 national championship hopes should be taken seriously. More»
acc-2017 article August 8, 2017

ACC Preview: 20 Things To Know

The ACC has a couple star QBs returning, but defense will become the story of the conference in 2017. Can Florida State return to the top of the Atlantic? Will Miami finally play for a title? We break down everything to know about the ACC. More»
GettyImages-620888058 article August 7, 2017

Barkley's Best Is Yet To Come At PSU

Saquon Barkley was already one of the most successful running backs in college football last season, leading Penn State's resurgence. With a more seasoned offensive line ready for a leap forward, Barkley is poised for even bigger things in 2017. More»
GettyImages-622096364 article August 6, 2017

MAC Preview: 10 Things To Know

Our 2017 college football conference previews continue with the Mid-American Conference. Last year, Western Michigan and Ohio broke the Northern Illinois-Bowling Green hold on the conference. Now, it's time for Toledo and Miami (Ohio) to emerge. More»
GettyImages-607321080 article August 5, 2017

Sun Belt Preview: 10 Things To Know

Our preseason college football conference previews begin in the Sun Belt, where favorite Appalachian State won't play either of its top two challengers, Troy and Arkansas State, this season. While it's a three-team race, the Mountaineers are clear favorites. More»
underrated-cfb-2017 article August 4, 2017

Most Underrated CFB Players

With 130 college football teams and new star players every year, it's impossible for every successful player to get proper recognition. We're here to do a small part in trying to fix that by honoring the most underrated players at every position. More»
top-cfb-defenses article August 3, 2017

Top 25 College Football Defenses

After breaking down college football's top 25 offenses entering 2017, it's time to turn our attention to the top 25 defenses. The top of the list features plenty of teams we've grown accustomed to seeing field elite defenses, led by Alabama and Clemson. More»
ou-psu article August 2, 2017

Top 25 College Football Offenses

This offseason, we've ranked all the best players individually, and we've ranked the best position units. Now that it's August and we're preparing for our overall preseason rankings, it's time to take a look at the top 25 offenses in college football. More»
GettyImages-607369292 article August 1, 2017

Week-By-Week CFB Schedule Guide

Preseason practices have begun across the country, and the calendar has flipped to August. To prepare for the impending start of the 2017 college football season, let's run through the entire schedule, week by week, and break down the most important games. More»
GettyImages-622863122 article July 31, 2017

Kelly Needs Swift Turnaround at ND

Historically, Notre Dame coaches don't hold their jobs for long after a losing season. While the Fighting Irish are poised for a turnaround under coach Brian Kelly, there isn't much room for error. For Kelly, Notre Dame's turnaround has to be emphatic. More»

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