1. Ranking Every State by Their College Football Teams

    College football has an unending supply of team pride, as well as quite a bit of pride for teams from the same conference (except maybe their rival)...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 81,276 reads 296 comments

  2. Every Power 5 Conference's Sleeper Team for 2016

    The favorites have been clearly defined—just look at the top of any super-early rankings or Vegas title odds ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 26,758 reads 77 comments

  3. Power Ranking College Football's 10 Best QB Depth Charts for 2016

    It's not enough to just have one good quarterback in college football. In order to ensure sustained success in the current season and beyond, teams need multiple capable passers who can step in at a moment's notice...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 35,451 reads 206 comments

  4. Every Power 5 College Football Team's Most Explosive Playmaker

    Football is the ultimate team game, as regular contributions are necessary from a slew of players in order to achieve success. The best college football teams are ones who are talented and accomplished across the board, not just in one or two areas...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 36,297 reads 110 comments

  5. NASCAR at Charlotte 2016 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard Updates

    Martin Truex Jr. will sit on the pole for Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 after narrowly edging out Joey Logano in the final round of qualifying Thursday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Truex earned his ninth career pole by running the 1...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 5,118 reads 4 comments

  6. The Most Loaded College Basketball Rosters of the 2016-17 Season

    If college basketball teams were baked potatoes, these would be the ones that come with all the fixings. With the NCAA's deadline for returning to school having passed Wednesday, ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 97,751 reads 129 comments

  7. The Most Underrated and Overrated CFB Players in Each Power 5 Conference

    It's a natural inclination to place value on things, and there are few places where this is as prevalent as in sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 98,275 reads 489 comments

  8. College Basketball Players Who Could Star in College Football

    As college basketball fans, we're saddled with a ridiculously long offseason that spans more time than the season itself...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 24,043 reads 45 comments

  9. College Basketball Coaches Who Will Face the Most Pressure in 2016-17

    The players are on the court trying to produce results, but win or lose it's the coaches who either get the credit or are saddled with the blame...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 14,888 reads 38 comments

  10. Offseason Question Marks for Top College Football Playoff Contenders

    Even the best college football teams enter a season with some level of uncertainty. After all, we're dealing with teams made up of 18- to 22-year-olds, a demographic that is brimming ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 25,364 reads 78 comments

  11. College Football Underclassmen with Best Shots to Win Heisman Before Graduating

    It wasn't that long ago that the Heisman Trophy was almost exclusively an award given to college football veterans, an honor meant to highlight not just the top player in the game but one who has put together a stellar overall career...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 21,364 reads 55 comments

  12. Ranking the Best Mid-Major Programs in College Basketball

    College basketball is just as dominated by the power programs as any other NCAA sport, though the little guys tend to make a lot more noise on the court than they do in football or other sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 22,766 reads 36 comments

  13. Momentum Report for Every Power 5 CFB Team: Is Program Trending Up or Down?

    College football's interminably long offseason has reached its dead period, in between spring practice and the start of preseason camp in the summer...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 28,259 reads 131 comments

  14. 25 Most Epic College Football Games of All Time

    Fandom aside, all we ask for from our college football games is that they're entertaining, competitive and provide a little drama along the way. Those that manage to do this more than others are the ones we remember forever...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 80,375 reads 382 comments

  15. Power Ranking College Football's Best 2016 Pro-Style Quarterbacks

    College football continues to morph into its own type of game, distancing itself from the NFL thanks to its varied playing styles. Yet one place where the two continue to intersect is at the quarterback position...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 20,757 reads 35 comments

  16. College Basketball Teams That Will Look Completely Different in 2016-17

    Roster turnover is a part of life in sports, but in college basketball it tends to be more noticeable. Division I teams have room for just 12 scholarship players each year, and every departure accounts for a sizable portion of the lineup...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 15,115 reads 12 comments

  17. College Football's 25 All-Time Best Rivalry Games

    The players and coaches change, but the passion and history between college football rivals never goes away...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 62,802 reads 511 comments

  18. The Biggest Feuds in College Basketball History

    You can't really blame athletes for getting a little heated in the middle of competition, when emotions run high as everyone involved is focused on winning...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 17,850 reads 21 comments

  19. Every Top 25 College Football Team's Defensive Catalyst for 2016

    The high scores and bloated statistics might say otherwise, but college football is just as dependent on big defensive plays as any other sport...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,032 reads 52 comments

  20. The Biggest Position Battles in College Basketball for 2016-17

    The position-battle concept isn't as big of a deal in college basketball as it is in other sports. While the starters at each spot tend to play the most minutes, and generally are ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 14,581 reads 15 comments

  21. Predicting Preseason AP Top 25 Poll for 2016 College Football Season

    The Associated Press has been conducting a weekly college football poll since the 1930s, tapping into the opinions of sportswriters across the country to assess who are the best teams in the game...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 31,890 reads 153 comments

  22. NASCAR at Kansas 2016 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard Updates

    Martin Truex Jr. will sit on the pole for Saturday's GoBowling 400 after winning Friday's qualifying at Kansas Speedway. It's his eighth career pole but first since 2012, achieved by doing a final lap in 28...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 6,670 reads 0 comments

  23. Power Ranking College Football's Best 2016 Dual-Threat Quarterbacks

    Will they throw the ball or keep it and run? And will we be able to stop them either way? This is what goes through the minds of college football defensive coordinators as they prepare ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 20,774 reads 143 comments

  24. College Football's All-NFL Ready Team for 2016

    The NFL draft has come and gone, meaning we can put aside—at least for a little bit—all of the projections about who from the college game will make it in the pros. Yeah, not likely...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 32,933 reads 177 comments

  25. Ranking the Best College Basketball Players Sitting Out the 2016-17 Season

    To refer to it as an "epidemic," as some in the college basketball world have called it, might be overdoing it...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,752 reads 13 comments