1. Heisman Handicapper: Ranking the Top 20 Candidates Post-Spring Games

    We're only a few days removed from the Kentucky Derby, the most famous horse race in the world and one that has far more anticipation than you'd expect for something dubbed the "fastest two minutes in sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 19 days ago 65,475 reads 358 comments

  2. Power Ranking College Football's Best 2015 Dual-Threat Quarterbacks

    The name says it all. As a dual-threat quarterback, these are players who are so dangerous they can beat you in more than one way, either through the air or on the ground...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 19 days ago 47,231 reads 191 comments

  3. Power Ranking College Football Conferences by Their NFL Representation

    The SEC once again dominated the NFL draft in terms of conference representation, with its 54 selections leading the way for the ninth straight year...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 20 days ago 9,881 reads 40 comments

  4. Post-Spring College Football Bowl Game Predictions for 2015-16 Season

    Spring practice is in the books, which means there's nothing left to do until the 2015 college football season except to wait. And wait. And wait some more...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 21 days ago 69,748 reads 390 comments

  5. The Best 2016 NFL Draft Prospect for Every Power 5 College Football Team

    The dust has just settled on the 2015 NFL draft, but scouts and analysts are already hard at work trying to pinpoint who will be the top targets for next year's draft. As we saw from this edition, the power conferences are where the top talent resides.

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 22 days ago 64,171 reads 111 comments

  6. College Basketball Recruiting: Best Players at Every Position in 2015 Class

    When college basketball coaches are on the recruiting trail looking for players they feel can make an impact on their team the next season and beyond, they're looking for specific positions...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 23 days ago 69,367 reads 144 comments

  7. NASCAR Xfinity Series at Talladega 2015: Live Results, Standings and Analysis

    Joey Logano held off a pack of challengers during an eight-lap race to the finish line, winning the wreck-marred NASCAR Xfinity Series Winn Dixie 300 on Saturday Talladega Superspeedway...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 24 days ago 3,572 reads 1 comments

  8. NASCAR at Talladega Qualifying 2015: Live Results and Leaderboard Updates

    Jeff Gordon blew away the field on Saturday to win his 80th career pole and third of this season, taking first place in both qualifying rounds for Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 24 days ago 9,788 reads 5 comments

  9. Meet the Replacement for Every 3rd-Round NFL Draft Pick of 2015

    While players who get drafted in the first and second rounds tend to get far more publicity at the outset, those who are taken in the third round often end up earning that attention through their play in the NFL...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 24 days ago 17,322 reads 4 comments

  10. Meet the Replacement for Every 2nd-Round NFL Draft Pick of 2015

    It's a tall task for a college football player to step in and replace an NFL draft pick, particularly one who goes as high as the second round...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 25 days ago 18,099 reads 5 comments

  11. Every Power 5 College Football Conference Team's Greatest NFL Star of All Time

    Open up any college football team's media guide, and you'll find a page (sometimes a section) devoted to players from that school who have been drafted into the NFL...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 26 days ago 25,312 reads 103 comments

  12. College Football Teams Best Represented at 2015 NFL Draft

    The ultimate goal of a college football player is to hear their name called during the NFL draft, a sign that years of hard work has paid off with a chance to play in the pros...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 27 days ago 21,213 reads 111 comments

  13. 2015 College Football Coaches and Players as Superheroes

    In honor of National Superhero Day (April 28), North Carolina's football Twitter account sent out a picture that superimposed football coach Larry Fedora's face onto that of the X-Men's Wolverine...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 28 days ago 17,717 reads 52 comments

  14. Every Top 25 College Football Team's Spring Practice MVP

    Every college football team uses its allotment of spring practice sessions in a different way, but no matter what the end goals are, they all want to see some players step up and show they can be valuable assets when the regular season comes around...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 28 days ago 39,016 reads 85 comments

  15. Does Signing 5-Star SF Brandon Ingram Make Duke a Threat to Repeat?

    With each person who has joined the Duke Blue Devils' 2015 recruiting class, the chances of the Blue Devils not only surviving the loss of four starters but also being able to match last season's success have improved...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 33,469 reads 95 comments

  16. Predicting Every Starter for Top QB Battles Post-Spring Practice

    It's usually the quarterback that is called upon to lead a team into a season-long war, so it probably helps that they've already been able to survive a battle along the way...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 49,518 reads 129 comments

  17. Post-2015 Spring Practice College Football Playoff Predictions

    Now that spring football is wrapping up, all that's left until the real games of the 2015 college football season is the waiting. About four months' worth, to be exact...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 57,411 reads 472 comments

  18. College Football Coaches Who Are Maximizing Their Offseasons

    From August through December, and sometimes into January, college football coaches have one job: win games. That's the easy part...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 20,572 reads 38 comments

  19. UNC Basketball: Biggest Things to Look Forward to in 2015-16

    North Carolina won't play again for more than six months, but it's never too early to start thinking ahead during college basketball's long offseason. It's what the time off is meant for — to plan and project...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,602 reads 11 comments

  20. Arizona Football: Wildcats' Biggest Offseason Goals for 2015

    With spring practice in the books and fall training camp still months away, Arizona is in a bit of a holding pattern when it comes to preparing for the 2015 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,183 reads 1 comments

  21. The Biggest Takeaways from 2015 College Football Spring Practice

    Spring football is hitting its final stretch, with the last major batch of scrimmages set for this weekend. After that, we head into the last extended dead period of college football before training camps get going in late July and early August...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 34,735 reads 30 comments

  22. College Football Teams with Best Shot to Go Undefeated in 2015

    Perfect or pretty? In college football scheduling, this debate rages on and will continue to be a topic as long as strength-of-schedule is a factor in determining who makes the playoffs...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 39,845 reads 223 comments

  23. Best College Football Spring Game Moments of Recent Memory

    College football's spring season is all about hope and ambition, a time when everyone is undefeated and the chance to stay that way in the fall seems plausible. Optimism wins out over reality, at least for a little while...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 25,228 reads 26 comments

  24. Jawon Pass Tweets His Top 5: Which School Is Best Fit for 4-Star QB?

    With quarterbacks in the 2016 recruiting class coming off the board more quickly than half-priced steaks at the supermarket, the pressure to land a commitment from one of the top remaining passers in the country is mounting...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 16,066 reads 22 comments

  25. Odds for Each Major College Basketball Conference Champ to Repeat in 2015-16

    Though not the ultimate goal of most programs, winning a college basketball regular-season conference title is pretty high up on the list...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 28,976 reads 59 comments