1. Florida Announces Offensive Tackle Rod Johnson's Career Is over Due to Injury

    A life-threatening spine condition has ended the career of Florida offensive lineman Roderick Johnson, the school announced Tuesday...

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  2. College Football Players Who Haven't Scratched the Surface of Their Talent

    For every player that makes an instant impact in college football, there are far more who only show brief flashes of what they're capable of at the outset...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 28,041 reads 57 comments

  3. Ranking the Top 25 Juniors Heading into the 2015 College Football Season

    In the hierarchy of college football classes, the juniors stand atop the mountain. The junior class is where we usually find the next wave of NFL stars, and as a result, the best of the best from this group end up turning pro after the season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 42,640 reads 199 comments

  4. College Basketball Recruiting: Ranking the Top 20 Players in 2015 Class

    We're a week removed from crowning college basketball's national champion, and now that the 2014-15 season is over, the focus has moved toward which players are on their way out of the college game and into the pros...

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  5. Arizona Football: Biggest Takeaways from Wildcats' 2015 Spring Game

    Fresh off its best season in 16 years, Arizona continues to keep its foot on the gas in the quest to become a regular member of college football's elite. Friday night's spring game was just one step in that direction...

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  6. 10 College Football QBs with Most to Prove in 2015 Season

    College football is a team game, but the quarterback position holds more importance than any other on the field. Because of this, the pressure on these players is often far greater than it is on any of their teammates...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 55,138 reads 115 comments

  7. Kentucky Basketball: Biggest Questions After 2015 NBA Draft Declarations

    The core of Kentucky's 2014-15 that got off to the best start in NCAA history has moved on, en masse, as the Wildcats' top seven scorers from this past season announced Thursday they're all declaring early for the NBA draft...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 16,005 reads 30 comments

  8. The 7 Greatest 2-Way College Football Players of All Time

    College football is undergoing a metamorphosis when it comes to players and the positions they line up at...

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  9. College Football Teams Whose Next QB Will Be Better Than Current Starter

    We're still months away from the 2015 college football season, but some teams with uncertain quarterback situations probably wish they could skip ahead to 2016. Others might be in good shape this fall, but the future holds far more promise...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 57,099 reads 84 comments

  10. Biggest College Football Stories You Likely Missed During March Madness

    The madness is over. Please resume your regular daily activities. After several weeks of nonstop college basketball craziness, it's time to return to reality and go about our normal ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 34,716 reads 53 comments

  11. Duke Basketball: Final Grades for the Blue Devils' 2014-15 Season

    Duke claimed its fifth national championship—its first since 2010—after knocking off Wisconsin, 68-63, in Monday's title game in Indianapolis...

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  12. NCAA Championship Game 2015: Report Card for Duke vs. Wisconsin

    We didn't get the dream matchup that many college basketball fans wanted, but Duke's 68-63 victory over Wisconsin in Monday's NCAA title game was still one of the best finals in recent memory...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 12,125 reads 34 comments

  13. Ranking the Top 25 Sophomores Heading into the 2015 College Football Season

    He was talking about basketball players, but the famous line from longtime coach and commentator Al McGuire applies just as well to college football: "The best thing about freshmen is that they become sophomores...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 47,607 reads 299 comments

  14. Kentucky Basketball: Final Grades for the Wildcats' 2014-15 Season

    Kentucky put together the best start to a season in college basketball history, winning its first 38 games...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 9,592 reads 44 comments

  15. College Football's Most Intriguing Spring Game Storylines of 2015

    It's not real college football, but at this point, we'll take whatever we can get. Spring football is in full swing at colleges all over the country, with most schools capping ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 20,304 reads 60 comments

  16. Final Four 2015 Predictions: Ranking Potential Championship Matchups

    After the way the first full day of the 2015 NCAA tournament started, it's hard to believe we ended up with three No. 1 seeds reaching the Final Four in Indianapolis...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 11,391 reads 28 comments

  17. 12 Underclassmen with Best Shot at 2015 Heisman Trophy

    While Marcus Mariota at least temporarily reversed a trend by claiming last year's Heisman Trophy as a junior, college football is still in the midst of an underclassmen revolution when it comes to said award...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 14,565 reads 46 comments

  18. Ranking the Top 25 Freshmen Heading into the 2015 College Football Season

    Another grassroots movement wants to make freshmen ineligible in college football and basketball, though it's unlikely to get much traction considering how impactful freshmen have become in these sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 108,983 reads 209 comments

  19. Projecting 2015 Win-Loss Records for Every ACC Football Team

    The ACC had 11 teams play in bowl games last season, sending two into New Year's Day games, including one into the first College Football Playoff...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 37,342 reads 209 comments

  20. Most Important College Football Spring Game QB Battles to Watch

    Spring practice exists for a number of reasons, but none more so than to help figure out who will start when the college football season begins in September...

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  21. College Football's 25 Most Overhyped Players, Coaches and Teams for 2015

    The hype train takes on plenty of extra passengers during the offseason, to the point where New York City subways at rush hour are less cramped...

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  22. Ranking the Top Candidates to Replace Rick Barnes as Texas Head Coach

    Rick Barnes ' mostly successful—but not so much lately—tenure at Texas is over. Per ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello , the school fired its longtime coach Saturday after 17 seasons and more than 400 wins...

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  23. Utah vs. Duke: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Sweet 16

    Duke used strong defense and clutch play from hometown star Justise Winslow to pull out a 63-57 win Friday night over Utah in a Sweet 16 South Region game at NRG Stadium in Houston...

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  24. Future College Football Home-and-Home Series We Wish Started in 2015

    Every time an announcement is made that big-name college football teams have agreed to play each other in their home stadiums, it gets us excited about the prospect of seeing some of the game's top players square off on the field...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 months ago 86,523 reads 229 comments

  25. North Carolina Basketball: Final Grades for the Tar Heels' 2014-15 Season

    A return to the Sweet 16 and a spot in the ACC title game highlighted what was a rather up-and-down season for North Carolina in 2014-15...

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