1. Power Ranking College Football Conferences by Running Back Depth

    Yes, football may be a quarterback's sport, but here at Bleacher Report, we are huge fans of everything and everything that involves the phrase "Run the dang ball!" Which is why ...

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  2. Notre Dame Football: Why Jerry Tillery Could Be Biggest Impact Freshman in 2015

    Welcome to college football, Jerry Tillery . Your time to shine has arrived just months after arriving on Notre Dame's campus as an early enrollee ...

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  3. B/R 5th Down: Jim Harbaugh's Khaki Tour Bus, Baylor Trolls TCU in Team Photo

    Editor's Note: The 5th Down captures the top social college football stories of the week. Because the long, grueling offseason is underway, we'll focus on things that make us laugh, think or maybe cry, but mostly laugh...

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  4. Oregon Football: How Vernon Adams Can Win Ducks Starting QB Job by Week 1

    The biggest math test in college football is finally over, as is the long national nightmare for Eastern Washington Eagles transfer Vernon Adams Jr. The Football Championship Subdivision human highlight reel is officially a member of the Oregon Ducks...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 7,809 reads 32 comments

  5. Rising Stars Emerging in College Football 2015 Fall Camps

    The start of preseason camp is a time when, for many position battles, there's a clean slate. Sure, spring practices help mold depth charts, but they are by no means final...

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  6. Big Ten Football: Biggest Games That Will Determine Outcome of B1G in 2015

    After being college football's favorite conference punching bag last year (and the year before that and the year before that...), the Big Ten has experienced a bit of a resurgence...

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  7. Which Power Conference Champion from 2014 Is Most Likely to Repeat in 2015?

    Repeating as anything, be it divisional champs, conference champs and/or national champs, is tough. There's far more involved in winning than most can appreciate...

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  8. Texas Football: Should Longhorns Worry About the Recent String of Departures?

    And, like that, two more Texas Longhorns are gone. Now the question becomes if the recent trend of player attrition is a bad sign for second-year coach Charlie Strong. The short answer is yes and no...

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  9. Every College Football Playoff Contender's Secret Weapon in 2015

    Chances are, if a team heads into the 2015 college football season as a playoff favorite or contender, it's because that team has at least some star power. But one player does not make a team...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 33,581 reads 179 comments

  10. Why 'Hard Knocks'-Style TV Shows Are the Future of College Football

    It's finally here. College football will get its own version of Hard Knocks during preseason camp. Fans looking for additional access will get it in the form of A Season With Notre Dame on Showtime this September...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 23,156 reads 28 comments

  11. College Football Awards for the 2015 Offseason

    Channeling our inner Professor Farnsworth , we have good news for everyone: The 2015 college football season is drawing nigh. Congratulations, you've nearly made it through the grueling offseason...

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  12. Oregon Football: How Loss of Thomas Tyner Impacts Ducks' Playoff Chances

    There are injuries, which are a natural part of football, and then there are injuries . The season-ending shoulder surgery to Oregon running back Thomas Tyner , as reported by Aaron Fentress of CSNNW ...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 7,247 reads 23 comments

  13. B/R 5th Down: Cardale Jones Wears Ronda Rousey Shirt, Drone Follows Braxton

    Editor's Note: The 5th Down captures the top social college football stories of the week. Because the long, grueling offseason is underway, we'll focus on things that make us laugh, think or maybe cry, but mostly laugh...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 6,201 reads 19 comments

  14. College Football QBs Who Could Shock by Starting Week 1

    Part of the intrigue of the 2015 college football season is that there are so many unanswered quarterback competitions heading into preseason camp...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 59,895 reads 221 comments

  15. 15 Biggest College Football Position Battles to Watch in 2015 Fall Camps

    Preseason camps are officially underway at most schools. The 2015 football season is just around the corner, which means any remaining position battles need to be sorted out. But not all position battles are created equal...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 27,604 reads 76 comments

  16. Non-Power 5 Schools with Best Shot to Crash College Football Playoff

    For whatever reason, college football doesn't love a Cinderella in the same way college basketball does. Why is anyone's guess, but the sport's mid-majors never had an opportunity to prove their worth in the BCS era...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 8,585 reads 43 comments

  17. Biggest Similarities and Differences Between CFB and NFL Training Camps

    "Click, clack." It's the sound of cleats walking down the tunnel and pads hitting one another. Camps are underway, which means within the next month or so, football—at the college and pro level—will be back...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 6 months ago 5,055 reads 5 comments

  18. Where Notre Dame Turns at Running Back with Greg Bryant Ineligible

    For another season, the academic ineligibility hits keep on coming for Notre Dame. According to Pete Sampson of Irish Illustrated, running back Greg Bryant will be ineligible for the 2015 season because of academics...

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  19. Best Viral Moments from 2015 College Football Offseason

    If you follow our weekly Bleacher Report column " 5th Down ," you've been catching some of the best social/viral stories of the 2015 college football offseason...

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  20. Why Playing Two Quarterbacks vs. Notre Dame Can Work for Texas

    You know how the saying goes: If you have two quarterbacks, you have none. But what if the Texas Longhorns actually have one and don't know it yet? That's what second-year coach ...

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  21. B/R 5th Down: Jim Harbaugh Tweets Nicki Minaj, FSU Coach Shows off Insane Rings

    Editor's Note: The 5th Down captures the top social college football stories of the week. Because the long, grueling offseason is underway, we'll focus on things that make us laugh, think or maybe cry, but mostly laugh...

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  22. Favorites and Dark Horses for Every Major College Football Award in 2015

    Postseason awards won't be handed out for another five months or so, but with so many preseason watch lists out there, it's never too early to start looking at the favorites and dark horses...

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  23. Texas Football: Biggest Storylines Heading into Fall Camp

    July is almost over. That means fall camp is right around the corner. While some programs (looking at you, Ohio State) are sitting pretty with high expectations, other programs are still looking to get things turned around...

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  24. B/R 5th Down: Baker Mayfield Hits 'Whip and Nae Nae,' Leonard Fournette Jabs UF

    Editor's Note: The 5th Down captures the top social college football stories of the week. Because the long, grueling offseason is underway, we'll focus on things that make us laugh, think or maybe cry, but mostly laugh...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 7 months ago 13,224 reads 9 comments

  25. Big 12 Football: Ranking the Top 2015 Must-Watch Games

    Well, look at that. It's almost August, which means it's almost time for preseason camp. Football, even if in practice form, is almost here. Still, we know the summer offseason is a tough time for everyone...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 7 months ago 2,809 reads 8 comments