1. Is Will Muschamp or Brady Hoke More Likely to Have the Same Job in 1 Year?

    In a matter of months, it's possible that two premier jobs in college football, Florida and Michigan, are open...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 6,684 reads 42 comments

  2. Freshman Power Rankings of the Week: Top 5

    By this time next week, the 2014 season will already be in October. Freshman players across college football are growing up so fast, aren't they? Before we know it, they'll be declaring for the NFL or graduating...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 12,769 reads 39 comments

  3. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Hits and Misses from Week 5

    Week 5 of the 2014 college football season is in the books. As is customary every Sunday, The Associated Press and USA Today released their new Top 25 polls. You can also check out the latest Bleacher Report Top 25 for comparison...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 46,846 reads 84 comments

  4. What Michigan Can Learn from Kansas' Firing of Charlie Weis

    The coaching silly season is no longer reserved for November and December. It's become a months-long ordeal, and the first head coach to receive a pink slip ( SMU coach June Jones resigned earlier this month) in 2014 was Kansas' Charlie Weis ...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 20,570 reads 67 comments

  5. Winners and Losers from Week 5 of College Football

    Another college football Saturday has drawn to a close. If you can believe it, October is just around the corner. The playoff field is, ever so slowly, starting to take some form. Just a little, though...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 147,047 reads 284 comments

  6. 10 Biggest Questions Facing Top 25 Teams Heading into Week 5

    Just like that, the final weekend of college football in September is upon us. Hopefully it passes quickly, because this week's slate looks unappetizing...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 5,528 reads 17 comments

  7. It May Get Worse Before It Gets Better for Kliff Kingsbury and Texas Tech

    Sometimes, a game cannot merely be summed up by its box score, or even with words. That's the case for Texas Tech's 45-35 loss to Oklahoma State Thursday night, which can be more appropriately summed up in a simple GIF of collective facepalms...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 8,546 reads 35 comments

  8. How Michigan and Florida Lost Elite Status in the College Football World

    In 2006, there was a debate over whether Michigan or Florida should play Ohio State in the BCS championship game, even though the Wolverines were just coming off a loss to the Buckeyes to end the season...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 79,778 reads 259 comments

  9. Freshman Power Rankings of the Week: Top 5

    If you can believe it, we're approaching one month into the college football season. And the B/R freshman power rankings are chugging along, like a train of high ceilings, raw talent and untapped potential...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 7,865 reads 27 comments

  10. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Hits and Misses from Week 4

    Week 4 has come and gone, and we inch ever closer to the first College Football Playoff. There's still a long way to go in the season, but contenders are starting to take shape...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 63,894 reads 133 comments

  11. Winners and Losers from Week 4 of College Football

    Week 4 is finally in the books. Don't be fooled by a smaller schedule of games, it was a dramatic day across college football...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 151,981 reads 441 comments

  12. 10 Biggest Questions Facing Top 25 Teams Heading into Week 4

    Week 4 of the 2014 college football season is, in a way, less jam-packed. There are only 55 games Saturday—that's not a lot, by comparison—only 14 of which feature Top 25 teams...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 17,140 reads 12 comments

  13. Florida State's Amazing Rise Since 2013 'Showdown' vs. Clemson

    Florida State's upcoming game Saturday against Clemson holds a special significance as it relates to the resurgence of the Seminoles program...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 2,065 reads 1 comments

  14. Nebraska Coach Tom Osborne's Decision to Go for 2 Remembered 30 Years Later

    If Tom Osborne is anything, he is confident. It's been 30 years since the 1984 Orange Bowl against Miami, a game with the national championship on the line...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 15,335 reads 19 comments

  15. The 2 Teams That Have Displayed Championship Pedigree in 2014

    The 2014 college football season is young, but there are two teams standing out in the ever-unfolding playoff race. It might not be the two you'd initially expect, either. It's not Florida State, the defending national champion...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 17,948 reads 106 comments

  16. College Football Playoff Standings 2014: Week 4 Rankings & Bowl-Game Projections

    Bowl projections may technically still be in their infancy, but we're already close to being one-third of the way through the college football season, and the postseason is ever so slowly taking form...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 15,121 reads 56 comments

  17. Freshman Power Rankings of the Week: Top 5

    Another week of college football is behind us. It was another opportunity for freshmen across the country to make an impact for their team. That's why the B/R freshman power rankings are back...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 10,273 reads 20 comments

  18. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Hits and Misses from Week 3

    Well, that was interesting. Week 3 is in the books, and now the college football landscape appears even more confusing than ever. It's certainly tough to put together a top 25 after Saturday's action...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 71,248 reads 147 comments

  19. Winners and Losers from Week 3 of College Football

    Even on a Saturday when we didn't see it coming, college football again reminded us how it never fails to be weird, unpredictable and wonderful as four ranked teams went down...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 117,735 reads 228 comments

  20. 10 Biggest Questions Facing Top 25 Teams Heading into Week 3

    Week 2 of the 2014 college football season is in the books. Pretty soon, if you can believe it, we'll be one-quarter of the way through the regular season. Time flies, y'all...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 34,342 reads 57 comments

  21. College Football Playoff Standings 2013: Week 3 Rankings & Bowl Game Projections

    Week 2 of the 2014 college football season is in the books, but at Bleacher Report we're always looking ahead. That's why bowl projections are full steam ahead...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 3,999 reads 19 comments

  22. The State of College Football's Blue Bloods

    Two weeks into a college football season aren't enough to accurately project where a program is headed, but it does give a snapshot...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 32,761 reads 196 comments

  23. Time for Texas QB David Ash to Walk Away from Game After Repeated Concussions

    What's happening to Texas quarterback David Ash is incredibly unfair. In his Monday press conference, head coach Charlie Strong announced what could already have been assumed: ...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 15,267 reads 37 comments

  24. Freshman Power Rankings of the Week: Top 5

    Another week of college football is behind us. It was another opportunity for freshmen across the country to make an impact for their team. That's why the B/R freshman power rankings rumble on...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 8,440 reads 15 comments

  25. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Hits and Misses from Week 3 Polls

    Week 2 is in the books, and it's time to release the polls...and the hounds champing at the bit to scrutinize said polls. The latest Associated Press and Amway coaches polls are out, as is the Bleacher Report Top 25 ...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 58,977 reads 73 comments