1. Predicting Top College Football Week 1 Performers

    Remember the last time you had college football stats for lunch? Yeah, that would have been eight months ago in January, when bowl season wrapped up and you were left with the tail end of the NFL season and basketball to keep you warm at night...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 3 days ago 45,991 reads 71 comments

  2. Predicting College Football's Offensive, Defensive Juggernauts for 2014

    When you look at your team’s 2014 schedule, which opponents keep you tossing and turning in bed at night? Think of the squads that have that rare but lethal combination of ...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 10 days ago 62,711 reads 180 comments

  3. 23 College Football Coaches Who Flopped After Changing Jobs

    Here’s a question that wasn ’t on the SAT this year: Rick Neuheisel is to UCLA as Rich Rodriguez is to _____? The answer? Well, obviously, it’s Michigan...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 17 days ago 15,632 reads 15 comments

  4. 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 24 days ago 17,830 reads 54 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 29,214 reads 33 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 42,792 reads 173 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 14,495 reads 54 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 6,340 reads 5 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 54,307 reads 167 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 24,949 reads 16 comments

  11. 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 3 months ago 16,982 reads 56 comments

  12. 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 3 months ago 2,638 reads 7 comments

  13. 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 4 months ago 50,254 reads 68 comments

  14. 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 4 months ago 9,088 reads 67 comments

  15. 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 4 months ago 9,064 reads 10 comments

  16. 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 4 months ago 114,731 reads 495 comments

  17. 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 4 months ago 8,299 reads 20 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 8,101 reads 5 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 15,447 reads 33 comments

  20. 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 6 months ago 3,499 reads 4 comments

  21. 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 6 months ago 13,890 reads 44 comments

  22. 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 6 months ago 3,860 reads 13 comments

  23. 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 6 months ago 9,416 reads 24 comments

  24. 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 6 months ago 4,341 reads 48 comments

  25. 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 6 months ago 2,768 reads 15 comments