1. USC Football: Why Trojans Still Deserve to Be Ranked in the Top 10

    The USC Trojans just lost a tough battle with the Stanford Cardinal yesterday by a scant seven points. Through the game, both quarterbacks were one completion below 50 percent, ...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 3,067 reads 66 comments

  2. College Football Polls 2012: Breaking Down Week 4 AP and Coaches' Polls

    After another week of upsets, though none as big as ULM over Arkansas, the polls are shifting on a large scale again...

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  3. 5 Who Should Be In, 5 Who Should Be out of AP, USA Today College Football Polls

    With the upsets that occurred yesterday, there has been a lot of shuffling in the Week 4 polls. Stanford exposed USC, Virginia Tech went all Beamer against Pittsburgh, and Tennessee ...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 119 reads 2 comments

  4. Alabama vs. Arkansas Football: Postgame Grades for Tide's Win vs. the Razorbacks

    From the Offensive Line to the 57th-string running back, it was difficult to find fault with an Alabama squad that shut the Arkansas Razorbacks at home for the first time since 1966...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 11,106 reads 23 comments

  5. Predicting All Top 25 Week 3 College Football Games Against the Spread

    UPDATE: Lines are current as of Sept. 15, 2012 at 8 a.m. The only team in the Top 25 that doesn't play in Week 3 is Oklahoma , which will be enjoying one of its two bye weeks as the other 24 suit up...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 17,632 reads 54 comments

  6. College Football Rankings 2012: Projecting Week 3's Top 25 Teams

    After a deck-shuffling Week 2 of the college football season, we fans of the game are left gawking at a Top 25 that is almost unrecognizable...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 22,278 reads 51 comments

  7. Western Kentucky vs. Alabama: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Jalston Fowler Injury status: Fowler is to undergo surgery and will likely be out for the season, according to Nick Saban . (via al.com ) This is a big hit for the Tide. While Eddie Lacy and T...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 7,427 reads 24 comments

  8. Predictions Against the Spread for Every Week 2 College Football Game

    Point spreads are already flying around the Internet for 43 college football games in Week 2 alone. There are some historic matches on the docket for this week, and there are some ...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 22,567 reads 41 comments

  9. Power Ranking the Week 2 College Football Games from Worst to Best

    College football's Week 1 left something to be desired. Apart from one or two games per day on Friday through Monday, there were precious few games even worth checking the box score for...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 823 reads 1 comments

  10. Alabama Football: How the Tide Compared to Other SEC West Powers in Week 1

    Alabama destroyed the Michigan Wolverines on Sept. 1, 2012 in Cowboys Stadium 41-14. The Tide experienced some hiccups against Michigan, but that was to be expected in a season opener...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 2,433 reads 11 comments

  11. Michigan vs. Alabama: Final Report Card for Crimson Tide

    The Tide experienced some hiccups en route to routing the Michigan Wolverines 41-14. Of course, as the inaugural game of the season, some rust was expected. Through four quarters, the Tide dominated the Wolverines with rare exception...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 11,006 reads 28 comments

  12. College Football: 50 Bold and off-the-Wall Predictions for Week 1

    College football has the most exciting (and most meaningful) regular season of all sports in America. The first week is one of the most suspense-filled weeks because it marks the greatest six-month span of the year for fans of the game...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 2,764 reads 1 comments

  13. Alabama Football: Statistics to Remember When the Tide Take on Michigan

    The 2012 college football season finally kicks off for Alabama this Saturday against the Michigan Wolverines ...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 1,675 reads 29 comments

  14. College Football Stock Report: Buy, Sell or Hold Rating on Every FBS Head Coach

    College football is a lot like the stock exchange. There are analysts, experts and penny traders everywhere you look. There are people who will tell you that certain things will happen and other things will definitely not happen...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about 2 years ago 2,149 reads 9 comments

  15. Alabama Football: Expectations and Hopes for the 2012 Season

    The defending national champion kicks off the season against Michigan in less than two weeks. Alabama fans have been waiting for this moment since the 2012 BCS National Championship Game in January...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 2,898 reads 17 comments

  16. College Football Rankings: The Top 50 by 2012 Team Schedule Posters

    If you were to walk around a college campus today, you would see posters everywhere advertising sports programs. The posters are as varied as the players who participate in them...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 40,239 reads 56 comments

  17. Alabama Football: Power Ranking Offenses Crimson Tide Will Battle in 2012

    Power ranking the 12 offenses that the Tide will face is a fairly straightforward task. There are vast differences between each of them. Defense wins championships, but only if the offense can put points on the scoreboard...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 1,779 reads 9 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Ranking the Biggest Threats to 'Bama's Repeat

    Alabama is ranked second in the USA Today Coaches' Poll . While 'Bama is in a great position to repeat as national champions, LSU is ranked ahead of them...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 4,720 reads 70 comments

  19. Alabama Football: The All-Time Dream Team

    Alabama's Dream Team is one of the most lethal theoretical teams in the nation. This makes total sense, because Alabama has been a pretty lethal team through the years individually...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 1,803 reads 41 comments

  20. 2012 College Football: A Comprehensive Offseason in Review

    The 2012 offseason has been fraught with news. Some of it was good, but the vast majority of the information has been awful...

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  21. Alabama Football: What You Need to Know About Crimson Tide TE Michael Williams

    Michael Williams has been a starting tight end for the Tide since 2010. In 2011, he logged only three games with zero receptions: Kent State, Vanderbilt and Georgia Southern ( via ESPN...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 1,053 reads 3 comments

  22. How Does the USA Today Preseason Poll Alter Alabama's BCS Path?

    LSU sits atop the 2012 Preseason USA Today Coaches' Poll by a scant margin of four points over the Crimson Tide...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 2,758 reads 24 comments

  23. The 100 College Football Games of 2012 That Will Determine the BCS Champion

    Every game counts, whether it's a signature win that launches you to the top of the charts or a soul-crushing defeat that costs you a shot at the crystal football...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 5,284 reads 31 comments

  24. Alabama Football: Odds Tide Suffer Any Mind-Blowing Upsets in 2012 Season

    Alabama's 2012 season would be a gauntlet even if the Tide weren't defending national champions. The fact that they are defending a title makes the season even more difficult. The toughest games of the season are against Michigan, Arkansas and LSU...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 10,226 reads 30 comments

  25. Alabama Football: What You Need to Know About Crimson Tide's LB C.J. Mosley

    C.J. Mosley is a starter in 'Bama's nickel defensive package and a co-starter with Nico Johnson in the 3-4 scheme. While Johnson is the most senior member of the Crimson Tide's linebacking corps, Mosley is in the group only one year behind him...

    Jonathan McDanal Written by Jonathan McDanal about over 2 years ago 2,273 reads 12 comments