1. BCS Years in Review: 2002, Controversy on Field Mars Perfect Ending

    Part 5 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 4 months ago 3,080 reads 10 comments

  2. BCS Bowl Games 2013-14: Big Winners That Will Threaten Title Picture in 2014

    Everything is still on the line for this season if you're Florida State or Auburn. But for any of the eight other BCS teams this season, all eyes are fixed on 2014 and getting to next season's championship game...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 4 months ago 12,004 reads 47 comments

  3. BCS Bowl Games 2013-14: Complete Listings and Preview of Best Matchups

    There is still a rather lengthy wait before college football's BCS national title is contested on Jan. 6 in Pasadena, where the top-ranked Florida State Seminoles will take on the No...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 2,193 reads 0 comments

  4. Florida State: Stay-or-Go Advice for Draft-Eligible Underclassmen

    Florida State has as much talent as any team in the country, evidenced by the fact that the Seminoles are 13-0 and set to play Jan. 6 in the BCS National Championship against 12-1 Auburn...

    John Crist Written by John Crist about 4 months ago 2,964 reads 5 comments

  5. How FSU vs. Auburn Stacks Up Against Other Title Games from BCS Era

    When Jan. 6 rolls around, Florida State and Auburn will play in the final BCS title game, ending the format's 16-year reign as the preferred way to determine the national champion...

    Perry Kostidakis Written by Perry Kostidakis about 4 months ago 15,805 reads 143 comments

  6. Chick-Fil-A Bowl Closes One Chapter While Preparing for Another

    The 2013 Chick-fil-A Bowl could serve as the end of an era on the field, as redshirt sophomore Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel could decide to jump to the NFL following the New Year's Eve showdown with Duke...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 3,958 reads 2 comments

  7. BCS Championship Game: Laying out Florida State's Game Plan vs. Auburn

    Florida State is the next team in line to try and stop—or at least slow down — the Auburn Tigers. Auburn has ripped off nine wins in a row, including toppling No. 1 Alabama, and it boasts the nation's top rushing attack...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 19,534 reads 286 comments

  8. College Football Bowl Predictions: Picking All 35 Games Against the Spread

    The bowl season, as currently constructed, is 34 glorious exhibitions and one national championship. This will change slightly next year with the debut of semifinal matchups , but the exhibitions will remain intact...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 4 months ago 125,373 reads 134 comments

  9. BCS Years in Review: 2001, Nebraska Fiasco Rocks College Football

    Part 4 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 4 months ago 7,217 reads 11 comments

  10. Your Best 11 Mailbag: Malzahn to Texas, My Favorite Bowl and a Lot of Auburn-FSU

    We've been gone for a good minute, but now we're back to bring you some hot college football takes. We did have a question hog today, but before we get to that, we'll hit on the other three so they get their due...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 5,097 reads 8 comments

  11. Florida State vs. Auburn: Analyzing How & Why Auburn Run Game Has Been So Potent

    Auburn's bread and butter has been using its multifaceted rushing attack to force defenses into mistakes. The Tigers win the numbers game at the line of scrimmage, they stress edge defenders with wide pressure and they block extremely well...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 5,081 reads 43 comments

  12. BCS Bowl Games 2013-14: Updated Predictions for Each Marquee Showdown

    The BCS bowl games are quickly approaching, with two of the biggest contests of the 2013 college football season slated for kickoff on New Year's Day...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 12,086 reads 1 comments

  13. College Football 2013 Bowl Season Simulation

    In all likelihood, this will be the final NCAA Football simulation ever created. Typing such things creates a sinking feeling, and the void is taking shape before it actually exists...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 4 months ago 17,575 reads 69 comments

  14. BCS Championship Game: FSU's Linebackers Will Have Their Hands Full with Auburn

    Auburn took "ground-and-pound" to the next level down the stretch, rushing for an average of 402 yards per game over the final four games of the season to claim SEC supremacy and earn a spot in the BCS National Championship Game against No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 15,642 reads 90 comments

  15. Florida State vs. Auburn: Blitzing Jameis Winston Won't Do the Trick for Tigers

    Florida State is frantically working on a way to stop Auburn's rushing attack. Meanwhile, on The Plains, Auburn defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson is trying to come up with a way to stop the Seminoles' dynamic attack...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 18,941 reads 284 comments

  16. BCS National Championship 2014: Defensive Stars Who Will Help Decide Title Game

    When the Florida State Seminoles takes on the Auburn Tigers in the BCS National Championship Game, the big story will be the offensive stars. However, there are a number of defensive players who will have a huge role in the highly anticipated battle..

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  17. Comparing Auburn 2013 to Tigers' BCS Title Team with Cam Newton

    Here we are in the midst of Alabama dominance, and the Auburn Tigers—intra-state rival of the Crimson Tide—will play for their second BCS National Championship in four years when they meet No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 5,309 reads 15 comments

  18. BCS Years in Review: 2000, FSU-Miami Sows Seeds of Controversy

    Part 3 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 4 months ago 14,658 reads 40 comments

  19. BCS Bowl Schedule 2013-14: X-Factors to Watch from Every Team

    The stars will dominate coverage of the BCS bowls, but pay attention to some of the unsung guys if you want a sense of how the games will be won...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 4 months ago 4,464 reads 7 comments

  20. Florida State vs. Auburn: Breaking Down the Tigers' Bread and Butter Play

    Watching the Auburn Tigers play football is an exercise in a team working a system to near perfection. It is about the blocking, the angles and the reads off of defenders...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 7,848 reads 32 comments

  21. BCS Championship Game: Layoff Will Benefit Auburn QB Nick Marshall Most

    Auburn rode a major wave of late-season momentum all the way through the SEC Championship Game and into a berth in the BCS National Championship Game. Now, that momentum has screeched to a halt...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 11,154 reads 39 comments

  22. Comparing Jameis Winston's Heisman Trophy Campaign to Charlie Ward, Chris Weinke

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston took home the Heisman Trophy and joined fellow Seminole signal-callers Charlie Ward and Chris Weinke as winners of college football's most coveted honor...

    John Crist Written by John Crist about 4 months ago 1,246 reads 5 comments

  23. Florida State vs. Auburn: Breaking Down the Seminoles' Bread and Butter Play

    Florida State is the rare college football team that can do whatever it wants to opponents. The Seminoles can beat teams running zone or running iso . Jimbo Fisher 's team can win by using the tight end or going over the top to wide receivers...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 4 months ago 9,005 reads 49 comments

  24. BCS Bowl Schedule 2013-14: Complete Listings for Each Marquee Matchup

    With the participants decided, travel arrangements made and individual awards decided, the postseason picture in college football finally feels like it's starting to cement. Now, all that's left is the wait...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 3,107 reads 0 comments

  25. BCS Years in Review: 1999, FSU Ends Michael Vick's Quest for Perfection

    Part 2 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 4 months ago 6,468 reads 1 comments