1. How Louisville and Notre Dame Could Keep ACC out of College Football Playoff

    What if it's 2026 before the ACC sends another representative to the national championship game? Before you dismiss that as being ridiculous—because it sounds like it ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 6 months ago 19,070 reads 54 comments

  2. Which Teams Could Afford to Be in a College Football Super Division?

    Imagine you get the news that the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Big Ten, the Big 12, the Pac-12 and the Southeastern Conference are breaking away from the NCAA to form a new top ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 6 months ago 29,420 reads 33 comments

  3. Top College Football Coaches Who Excel and Struggle Against Top 25 Teams

    Did you know that of the 128 FBS head coaches, only 14—or 11 percent—have a career winning record against Top 25 teams? Not only do 89 percent of the top level of college ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 6 months ago 44,120 reads 173 comments

  4. USC Football: Why Trojans Still Have Every Pac-12 Team Beat

    Are Oregon, Stanford and UCLA really the new banner bearers for the Pac -12? Or, are they just taking turns filling the role while the true giant—mighty USC—slumbers, ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 7 months ago 15,185 reads 54 comments

  5. A Timeline of College Football Conference Realignment over the BCS Era

    How many programs do you think changed conferences in the BCS era? Think about it: The BCS lasted from 1998 to 2013—that’s 16 seasons in an FBS that began the era with 112 members...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 7 months ago 7,068 reads 5 comments

  6. 16 Craziest College Football Stats from BCS Era

    Though the BCS scheme itself has been referred to as crazy, the 16 seasons it dominated college football resulted in some of the wildest stats in history...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 7 months ago 54,725 reads 167 comments

  7. Meet Chuck Martin, the Next Hot Commodity in College Football Coaching

    Hiding somewhere in the college football coaching ranks are the next versions of Nick Saban and Urban Meyer . It's inevitable...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 8 months ago 25,880 reads 16 comments

  8. Predicting College Football's Top Stat Leaders for 2014 Season

    Though football is a team sport, individual stats matter, especially in a division of 128 teams with full rosters...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 8 months ago 17,152 reads 56 comments

  9. How College Football Offensive Stats Looked in Pre-BCS Era Compared to Today

    Is the offensive explosion in college football a reality, or is it something we’ ve conjured up in our own minds? Though it definitely seems like teams are scoring more points, ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 8 months ago 2,818 reads 7 comments

  10. 8 Drafted Players Who Will Be Hardest for College Teams to Replace in 2014

    Being a college football fan is a lot like having a wartime romance, you fall in love knowing that it’s a short-term proposition...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 9 months ago 50,306 reads 68 comments

  11. Power Ranking the Best Permanent Rivalries in SEC Football

    Which of the SEC’s cross-divisional, permanent rivalries are worth protecting? While it’s easy to understand LSU AD Joe Alleva’s argument that the Tigers' forced ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 9 months ago 10,066 reads 67 comments

  12. College Football's 9 Best Spring Game Moments of 2014

    Even if you think spring games are useless, it’s still live-action football that can result in clips worthy of a highlight reel...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 9 months ago 9,150 reads 10 comments

  13. Every College Football Conference's Top Heisman Contender for 2014

    Did you know that the last seven Heisman winners came from just three conferences? Two each hailed from the ACC and the Big 12 and three came from the SEC...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 9 months ago 114,864 reads 495 comments

  14. College Football Teams Having the Best and Worst Offseasons so Far

    The eight months that separate one college football season from the next are just as important as the four when the games are actually played...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 10 months ago 8,430 reads 20 comments

  15. 7 College Football Teams That Won't Break a Sweat Until October

    Do you remember when Illinois streaked to a 6-0 start in 2011 only to drop six straight to finish 6-6? The Illini ’s early-season run caught college football by surprise, ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 10 months ago 8,165 reads 5 comments

  16. Kevin Sumlin's Absolutely Ridiculous Quarterback Tree

    Did Johnny Manziel make Kevin Sumlin ’s coaching career, or did Sumlin launch Manziel’s star into orbit? And which guy will burn out first, falling to earth after ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 17,853 reads 33 comments

  17. 7 Spring Games Fans Shouldn't Miss

    Did you know that seven FBS programs play their spring football game this month? That’s right: Duke (March 1), Air Force (March 19), San Jose State (March 22), San Diego ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 3,556 reads 4 comments

  18. 6 Reasons Bob Stoops Has Oklahoma Set for a National Title Run in 2014

    There is no clearer path to the first-ever College Football Playoff than a Big 12 championship. Featuring strength of schedule ratings above that of the Big Ten or ACC and without ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 14,255 reads 46 comments

  19. Will Chris Petersen Be More Urban Meyer or Derek Dooley in the Pac-12?

    After eight seasons at Boise State, the million-dollar question about Chris Petersen is a familiar one: Can he repeat his success at the next level? Does a fruitful run at ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 4,364 reads 13 comments

  20. Listing 2-Sport College Football Stars Not Named Jameis Winston

    Though it’s becoming a rarity in big-time college football, a handful of athletes still have enough game to participate in two sports...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 9,513 reads 24 comments

  21. Why College Football Defenses Are Bound to Catch Up with Hurry-Up Offenses

    In the same way that "what comes up must go down," "what scores points must be stopped." The rule-change proposal that would make offenses wait 10 seconds before snapping the ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 4,459 reads 48 comments

  22. Is Nebraska's Bo Pelini off Hot Seat After Strong 2013 Finish, Signing Day?

    Do you remember when it looked like Nebraska would fire Bo Pelini after the Huskers lost their regular-season finale to Iowa? Well, that was only 85 days ago...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 3,272 reads 15 comments

  23. Did Bret Bielema Make a Huge Mistake by Going to the SEC?

    Only 14 months after the shocking announcement that Bret Bielema was leaving Wisconsin for Arkansas, the storyline has morphed from “Why is he going?” to “Can ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 11 months ago 18,111 reads 50 comments

  24. Is the Death of the Big 12 Inevitable?

    Is conference realignment really over? Though Maryland and Rutgers’ shift to the Big Ten in 2014 signals the last move in the seismic shift, is it safe to issue an “all-clear?” ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 12 months ago 54,730 reads 301 comments

  25. 6 Teams That Will Depend Most on 2014 Recruits Next Season

    For all you armchair accountants out there, did you know that a handful of college football teams will use the LIFO method of inventory management in 2014? Yes, LIFO, or “last ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 12 months ago 10,486 reads 24 comments