1. Why Clemson Is an Early Favorite to Win the 2016 National Title

    The 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game is over. Clemson, the No. 1 team in the country for the latter part of the 2015 season, came up just short in a 45-40 loss Monday in Arizona...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 29 days ago 21,064 reads 125 comments

  2. College Football Championship 2016: Top Breakout Stars from Alabama vs. Clemson

    There are three aspects to a football game: offense, defense and special teams. For as much attention as the first two receive, it can often be special teams that turns the outcome of a game one way or another...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 29 days ago 2,228 reads 0 comments

  3. The Play That Made Nick Saban the Best Coach in College Football History

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — They had run the play before, time and time again, and it had failed. Over and over again, the ball had hit the ground or fluttered out of bounds. It was not ready for Clemson or a stage this magnificent...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 29 days ago 343,338 reads 485 comments

  4. Jake Coker's Ultimate Redemption Story Is What College Football Is All About

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — As the celebration started making the transition from the confetti-filled field to the smoke-filled locker room at University of Phoenix Stadium, Alabama offensive ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 29 days ago 13,848 reads 40 comments

  5. Despite Loss, Deshaun Watson Became the Heisman Trophy Front-Runner for 2016

    As the gold confetti fell from University of Phoenix Stadium deep into the Arizona night on Monday, Deshaun Watson ran off the field not in the jubilant celebration he had imagined as a little kid, but in defeat after an opportunity lost...

    Bryan Fischer Written by Bryan Fischer about 29 days ago 28,093 reads 132 comments

  6. O.J. Howard Wins 2016 College Football National Championship Offensive MVP

    The 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game featured the Heisman Trophy winner in Alabama Crimson Tide running back Derrick Henry and a Heisman Trophy finalist in Clemson Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 41,533 reads 43 comments

  7. The Legend of Derrick Henry Grows with Record-Setting National Title Performance

    Barring a surprise, Alabama's 2016 national championship win over Clemson in Arizona was likely running back Derrick Henry's last game in a Crimson Tide uniform. The 6'3", 242-pound monster who towered over former 'Bama running back Mark Ingram Jr..

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 29 days ago 19,039 reads 63 comments

  8. Deshaun Watson Breaks Vince Young's Total-Yards Record in a National Title Game

    Despite coming up short Monday in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game, Clemson Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson broke former Texas Longhorns star Vince Young's ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 29 days ago 4,808 reads 20 comments

  9. Alabama's O.J. Howard Finally Meets Potential, Has NFL Draft Scouts Salivating

    All eyes were on Alabama running back and 2015 Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry in the College Football Playoff National Championship against Clemson on Monday night in Glendale, ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 29 days ago 25,808 reads 42 comments

  10. Derrick Henry Breaks Shaun Alexander's Alabama Career Rushing Record

    Alabama Crimson Tide running back Derrick Henry set the program's career rushing record with a two-yard run in the third quarter of Monday night's 45-40 win over the Clemson Tigers in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 29 days ago 11,647 reads 8 comments

  11. Kentucky Basketball: 5 Takeaways from the Start of SEC Play

    Even just three games into the SEC season, we have still learned quite a bit about the Kentucky Wildcats. Kentucky is off to a 2-1 start in conference play, moving to 12-3 on the year and continuing a trend of inconsistent performances...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 29 days ago 2,376 reads 1 comments

  12. 2016 NFL Draft: Ezekiel Elliott Offers Rare Skill Set and Top-10 Value

    As the playoffs advance deeper, more teams and fans are looking to the 2016 NFL draft. It’s the time of year to build hope for next season, and Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is one elite player who will be available...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 29 days ago 14,897 reads 29 comments

  13. Hunter Renfrow vs. Alabama: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    The game didn't go the way the Clemson Tigers wanted it, but Hunter Renfrow became a household name during Monday night's national championship game...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 29 days ago 836 reads 0 comments

  14. Samaje Perine Injury: Updates on Oklahoma RB's Recovery from Ankle Surgery

    Oklahoma Sooners running back Samaje Perine will not be on the field until fall practice because of an ankle injury. Continue for updates. Perine Underwent Ankle Surgery Monday, Jan...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 29 days ago 3,541 reads 4 comments

  15. Kevin Wilson, Indiana Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Indiana Hoosiers and head football coach Kevin Wilson agreed to a new six-year contract worth $15.3 million on Monday. Indiana's official athletics website confirmed the fresh deal through a news release, indicating Wilson would earn $2...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 29 days ago 3,251 reads 7 comments

  16. Keenan Reynolds to Attend President Obama's State of the Union Address

    Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds will cap off his football career by attending President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address on Tuesday, according to Navy Athletics ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 29 days ago 6,354 reads 2 comments

  17. Mackensie Alexander Injury: Updates on Clemson DB's Hamstring and Recovery

    Despite being a game-time decision for the national championship Monday night, Clemson cornerback Mackensie Alexander was in the starting lineup against Alabama. However, he was unable to last the entire game...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 30 days ago 20,625 reads 110 comments

  18. Notre Dame Football: 5 Reasons Why the Irish Should Be Optimistic About 2016

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Despite a flurry of draft departures, there’s plenty of optimism for Notre Dame Football , heading toward the 2016 season. Yes, offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley, wide receiver Will Fuller, running back C...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 30 days ago 11,659 reads 3 comments

  19. Virginia Tech Football: The Biggest Offseason Storylines for the Hokies

    The 2015 college football season is in the rearview mirror—unless you're a fan of the Clemson Tigers or Alabama Crimson Tide. For a team like the Virginia Tech Hokies, the 2016 season has already begun...

    Bryan Manning Written by Bryan Manning about 30 days ago 3,524 reads 3 comments

  20. Jaylon Smith Declares for 2016 NFL Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    After dominating college football last season, Notre Dame's star linebacker Jaylon Smith has opted to take his game to the next level by declaring for the 2016 NFL draft: ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 30 days ago 36,448 reads 105 comments

  21. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Once Again Prepared to Dominate Offseason

    After a season that's included an unprecedented quarterback controversy at Ohio State, the breaking of Barry Sanders' 27-year-old all-purpose yardage record and seemingly more ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 30 days ago 27,341 reads 98 comments

  22. Ohio State Football: 5 Reasons Why the Buckeyes Should Be Optimistic About 2016

    Ohio State failed in its quest to defend its title and will have to replace eight starters on both sides of the ball in 2016, but quarterback J.T. Barrett's return and a lot of young talent should have Buckeyes fans excited about 2016...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 30 days ago 22,496 reads 69 comments

  23. Tennessee Landing Defensive Coordinator Bob Shoop a Home Run for Vols

    Go big or go home. That appears to be the mantra of Tennessee head coach Butch Jones in 2016 after pulling off one of the most impressive coaching-staff coups of the offseason...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 30 days ago 19,008 reads 19 comments

  24. Alabama vs. Clemson: Preview, Prediction for 2016 College Football Championship

    So, as it turns out, having the College Football Playoff semifinals on New Year’s Eve isn ’t actually a great idea...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 30 days ago 10,205 reads 0 comments

  25. Alabama's Secret Superstar, Bo Scarbrough, May Not Even Play in Title Game

    PHOENIX — I have spent the past 10 minutes trying to convince myself that the man standing before me is a running back. It simply cannot be. Linebacker? Sure. Defensive end? Why not...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 month ago 338,242 reads 172 comments