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College Football's National Champions Since 1869
In the very first year college football was played, the national championship was split between two schools -- Rutgers and Princeton. Finding a true national champion has a challenge ever since. Here, we look at all of college football's national champions. There's more than you might think.
Eddie Robinson
A profile of Eddie Robinson, longtime football coach at Grambling State University and one of the most successful coaches in college football history.
Signing Day Winners And Losers
Signing Day was a flurry of activity and some teams came out on top while others faltered
Top 10 Greatest Coaches in College Football...
Top 10 Best Coaches in College Football History
Scores of Every Rose Bowl Ever Played
The Rose Bowl Game has been played in Pasadena, California since 1902. The scores of each of the Rose Bowl Games are listed here.
10 of College Football's Most Succesful Coaches
Just ten coaches have won 300 games in their college football coaching careers. And three of them are still coaching today. Here, we list the top 10 winningest coaches in the game.
10 Winningest College Football Programs
They are the elite of the elite -- the 10 winningest college football programs of all time. Here, we list the Top 10 programs in college football history, ranked by total wins through the 2007 season.
Heisman Trophy Winners by School
Which schools can claim the most Heisman Trophy winners? Find out here.
Heisman Trophy Winners - The Complete List
The Heisman Trophy has been given each year since 1935 to the “most outstanding college football player” in the country.
About.com’s NFL Mock Draft: Who’s...
NFL Draft Mock Draft showing who teams could take in the 2016 Mock Draft
What are the oldest rivalries in college...
Rivalries are one of the things that make college football worth watching every fall. Here are the longest rivalries in college football for every division.
Longest Home Winning Streaks in College...
A list of the top 15 longest home winning streaks in college football history, including Miami, Alabama, and Harvard universities.
2016 NFL Draft: Andrew Billings, DT, Baylor...
Andrew Billings is a stud Nose Tackle prospect for the 2016 NFL Draft.
College Football's All-Time Leading Rushers
Between 1996 and 1999, Wisconsin's Ron Dayne amassed 6,397 rushing yards to break the career college football rushing mark previously held by Texas' Ricky Williams. See the entire list of college's football's all-time leading rushers here.
See the Winningest College Football Teams of...
Here, we take a look at the ebbs and flows of college football's elite teams through the decades.
All-Time Associated Press National Champions
Because it is not part of the Bowl Championship Series formula, the Associated Press college football poll no longer has any bearing on which team is named national champion. But the long-running AP poll still carries some cache. And with good reason: For decades, the AP poll was the final world on college football rankings. Being named the AP’s No. 1 meant being named national champion.
2015 College Football Preseason Top 25
Can the Ohio State Buckeyes win another national title in 2015?
Ohio State's SEC Struggles
Ohio State is one of the proudest and most successful programs in college football. The Buckeyes just seem to have one flaw: They can't beat teams from the SEC.
BCS National Champions
The Bowl Championship Series, or BCS, was a selection system in college football that annually created five separate bowl game matchups.
The Longest Losing Streaks in College Football...
The Northwestern Wildcats own one record that they probably would like stricken from the books: The longest losing streak in college football history.
Vernon Hargreaves III, CB, Florida Scouting...
Vernon Hargreaves is a dynamic CB who will contend for the top DB taken in the 2016 NFL DRaft
The Orange Bowl winners
The Orange Bowl is an annual bowl game played in Miami, Florida. It has been played annually since 1935, and it is the second oldest bowl game.
Most Career Rushing Yards by a Quarterback
Rich Rodriguez got an awful lot of credit—and justifiably so—for his tremendous success at West Virginia. But one has to wonder if Rodriguez would have won nearly as much in Morgantown without the great Pat White.
Winningest College Football Programs of the 1990s
It was the last true dynasty in college football: Florida State in the 1990s. Coach Bobby Bowden’s Seminoles were the unquestioned kings of college football that decade, dominating the ACC, claiming two national championships and posting a better winning percentage (.890) than any other team in the nation.
Tyler Boyd, WR, Pittsburgh Scouting Report
Pittsburgh WR Tyler Boyd is a dynamic player and intriguing choice in the 2016 NFL Draft
The Sugar Bowl - All-Time Scores
The Sugar Bowl has been played each year in New Orleans, Louisiana since 1935.
War Eagle at Auburn University
While Auburn teams are called the Tigers, the “War Eagle” is one of the most iconic traditions in all of college football.
Longest Winning Streaks in College Football...
Between 1953 and 1957, the Oklahoma Sooners won a remarkable 47 straight games. More than a half century later, it remains the longest winning streak in college football history.
NFL Draft: Shilique Calhoun, DE, Michigan State...
Shilique Calhoun was considered an elite prospect as a sophomore and now has been overlooked in the NFL Draft process
Alabama vs. Auburn: Get the Facts on the Iron...
When it comes to good old-fashioned football hatred, there may be no rivalry in college football that can match Alabama versus Auburn.
The Top 20 College Football Coaches in the Nation
The Top 20 College Football Coaches in the Nation
Winningest College Football Programs of the 1980s
The Miami Hurricanes dominated college football in the 1980s. The Hurricanes, led by three different coaches in the 1980s, won three national titles.
Deiondre' Hall, CB, Northern Iowa Scouting Report
Deiondre' Hall is one of the top small school prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft
Who's Chief Osceola? Here's everything to know...
When most college football mascots linked in any way to Native American culture have been tossed aside, Florida State's Chief Osceola endures.
A Biography of Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban
Nick Saban was born on October 31, 1951 in Fairmount, West Virginia. Saban currently serves as the head football coach at the University of Alabama.
Winningest Bowl Teams of All Time
Listed among the top 10 best bowl teams of all time are some of the usual susects--USC and Alabama, Florida State and Oklahoma, Penn State and Auburn. But there's also a surprise or two (Ole Miss? Georgia Tech?), and a few of the teams you might expect to be there (Ohio State, Notre Dame), well, aren't.
The Top 20 College Football Coaches in America:...
The Top 20 College Football Coaches in America: No. 2-No. 1.
Sheldon Day, DE, Notre Dame Scouting Report
Sheldon Day is an impact DT who could make an impact in the 2016 NFL Draft
Why Does Iowa State's Kinnick Stadium Have a...
Kinnick Stadium is well known for its pink visitors’ locker rooms, a tradition started by emeritus Iowa coach Hayden Fry.
Winningest College Football Programs of the 1970s
College football in the 1970s was dominated by the game's blue bloods. Oklahoma, Alabama, Southern California, and Nebraska all enjoyed much success.
NCAA Career Tackling Leaders
In the early and mid-2000s, the Northwestern defense was anchored by steady linebacker Tim McGarigle. In his four years with the Wildcats, McGarigle racked up 545 career tackles—more than any other defender in college football history.
SEC Hot Seat: Which Coaches are Feeling the Heat?
Bret Bielema and Butch Jones are on the Hot Seat
Program History: Alabama Crimson Tide
The Alabama Crimson Tide are the South's most successful college football program. Find out why here.
Who Holds the Single-Game Rushing Record in...
Before he became a superstar in the NFL with the San Diego Chargers, LaDainian Tomlinson was a star in the college game, setting the world on fire as the feature back for the TCU Horned Frogs. His greatest moment may have come in 1999, when he rushed for 406 yards in a single game—setting the NCAA record for most rushing yards in a single game.
College Football: All-Time Career Sack Leaders
In just three years at Arizona State, Terrell Suggs recorded an incredible 44 quarterback sacks, setting the NCAA career sack record in the process.
Winningest College Football Programs of the 1960s
The 1960s marked the start of a golden era at Alabama. Under the leadership of the legendary Bear Bryant Alabama enjoyed a dominant decade in the SEC.
The Lion King: Joe Paterno
Joe Paterno has been coaching football at Penn State since 1950. He's been the head coach since 1966. And it's not a stretch to say that Paterno is the most important man in the history of the university.
Most Consecutive Non-Losing Seasons in College...
Penn State enjoyed a streak of 49 non-losing seasons between 1939 and 1987. Find out which other programs have put together impressive streaks of non-losing seasons here.
Winningest College Football Programs of the 1950s
To say Oklahoma dominated the world of college football in the 1950s would be an understatement. Simply put, the Sooners dominated the decade.
The Victors: The Fight Song of the University...
The Victors is the fight song of the University of Michigan.
Christian Hackenberg, QB, Penn State Scouting...
Christian Hackenberg's college career has been filled with ups and downs, but he could develop into a legitimate NFL prospect
Profile of Texas Longhorns Mascot Bevo
Bevo is the mascot of the University of Texas. He is a Texas longhorn steer with an orange hue. There have been fourteen Bevos to date.
Winners of the Fiesta Bowl
The Fiesta Bowl is an annual bowl game played that originated in 1971. The game is currently played at the University of Phoenix Stadium.
Brian Kelly
Like others who came before him, Brian Kelly arrived at Notre Dame with a high expectations, an impressive resume and a well-earned reputation as a winner. But also like others who came before him, Kelly quickly learned that success elsewhere does not necessarily guarantee success in South Bend.
Urban Meyer
With a stunning record of success over the course of a decade, Urban Meyer in the 1990s and 2000s established himself as nothing short of one of the premier coaches in college football history--an innovative thinker, inspiring leader, and perhaps above all, a relentless winner.
The Man Who Made Florida State: Bobby Bowden
Bobby Bowden arrived at Florida State when the program was one of the worst in college football. It took him less than two decades to turn the 'Noles into the most dominant team in college football.
Florida vs. Georgia: A Guide to the College...
Nicknamed “The World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party,” the century-old competition is one of the SEC’s most bitter rivalries.
Seattle Isn't the Only Team With a 12th Man...
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Texas vs. Oklahoma: The Red River Rivalry
First played in 1900, the annual showdown between the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners—known far and wide as the Red River Rivalry—has become one of college football's best and most bitter rivalries.
The Cotton Bowl - All-Time Scores
The Cotton Bowl has been played each year in Dallas since 1937.
Corey Coleman, WR, Baylor Scouting Report
Corey Coleman is one of the most explosive and exciting WR prospects in the 2016 draft
Howard's Rock at Clemson University
Mounted on a pedestal overlooking Clemson’s Memorial Stadium, Howard’s Rock is one of the most visible traditions in all of college football.
NCAA Football History: Most Rushing Yards in a...
It should come as no surprise that the record for most rushing yards in a single season by a college quarterback is held by Air Force's Beau Morgan.
NCAA History: College Football's All-Time...
Topping the list of college football's all-time receptions leaders is Purdue's Taylor Stubblefield, who caught 316 balls between 2001 and 2004.
About.com’s NFL Offensive Rankings:...
NFL Draft Offensive Positional Rankings for the 2016 NFL Draft including Quarterback, Running back, Wide Receivers, and more.
National Signing Day 2015: Early Reaction
Wrapping up the biggest storylines from National Signing Day 2015.
Top QBs will battle it out to be the first...
Quarterbacks like Christian Hackenberg and Connor Cook battle to be the first QB selected in the 2016 NFL Draft
Tebow Wills Gators Past 'Bama for SEC...
Tim Tebow SEC Championship. College Football. Page 8.
Meet Jim Harbaugh, the Man Who Will Make...
Can Jim Harbaugh save Michigan football?
A Biography of Ohio State Head Coach John Cooper
John Cooper, born on July 2, 1937, is a former college football coach, best known for his years as the head coach at the Ohio State University.
Minnesota-Iowa Football Rivalry: Floyd of...
The Minnesota Golden Gophers and Iowa Hawkeyes battle for a trophy of a bronzed pig known as Floyd of Rosedale.
Tebow Wins His Second National Championship
Tim Tebow Oklahoma. College Football. Page 9.
The Top 20 College Football Coaches in the...
The Top 20 college football coaches in the country: No. 5-No. 3.
Kenyan Drake, RB, Alabama Scouting Report
Kenyan Drake is an exciting kick returner and running back who could excel after being drafted into the NFL
2016 NFL Draft: Edge Rusher Scouting Reports...
Edge Rushers like Jonathan Bullard have the talent to be drafted highly and impact NFL teams
Tebow's 'Promise' Plaque
Tim Tebow plaque The Promise. College Football. Page 10.
College Football History: Most Interceptions In...
Out of the ten defensive players with the most interceptions in one season in college football history, nine of them played in the 1980s or earlier.
College Football History: Highest Scoring...
The highest scoring kicker in college football history is Florida State's Dustin Hopkins. Hopkins scored an incredible 466 career points.
NFL draft: Offensive Line Players To Know
The offensive line is a strength of the 2016 NFL Draft class and these names could be the next stars of the class
NCAA Career Interception Leaders
Most college football records tend to favor recent history. The record for career interceptions bucks the trend. The all-time leader in this category played his college ball between 1950 and 1952. His name was Al Brosky, and he played for Illinois.
Oversigning in College Football: Should It Be...
Oversigning has long been one of the controversial topics in college football. Recently, it's become one of the most talked about, too. Page 3.
About.com NFL Defensive & Special Teams...
NFL Draft Defensive & Special Teams Positional Rankings for the 2016 NFL Draft including Defensive End, Linebacker, Cornerback, Kicker, and more.
Saban Wins His Second National Title
Nick Saban National Championship. Page 9.
Boomer Sooner
: "Boomer Sooner" is the official fight song of the University of Oklahoma. The song was written in 1905
The 'Jump Around' at The University of Wisconsin
The Jump Around at Wisconsin is a tradition at football games where the fans dance and literally ‘jump around’ to the song Jump Around by the House of Pain.
The Top 20 Coaches in College Football: No....
The Top 20 coaches in college football: No. 10-No. 6.
Three Questions for 2015: The Alabama Edition
2015 Alabama football preview. College Football.
USA Today College Football National Champions
The USA Today Coaches Poll wasn't always a coaches poll. In fact, upon its launch in 1982, the poll was a partnership of USA Today and ESPN, and like the Associated Press poll, was based on the votes of sportswriters.
The Tiger Walk at Auburn Univeristy
The Tiger Walk at Auburn University is one of the most celebrated and revered traditions in college football.
Notre Dame Recruiting Update
Notre Dame recruiting update showing that their recruiting class is weaker than in year's past.
ACC Wrap-up: Championship Week
Frank Beamer's Retirement and the ACC Championship between Clemson and North Carolina end a big season for the ACC
Way Too Early 2016 SEC Power Rankings
The SEC looks to be a powerhouse again in the 2016 college football season
The History of "The Iron Bowl," Auburn vs....
History of the college football rivalry Auburn vs. Alabama in The Iron Bowl
Script Ohio at Ohio State University
Of all the traditions in Ohio State’s great football history, none is more widely recognized than “Script Ohio,” the formation performed by the Ohio State Marching Band each and every game day.
Northwestern Football Players Make Move to...
In late January of 2014 players at Northwestern University announced that they were moving forward with an effort to be officially represented by a labor union.
Most Passing Yards in a College Football Game
In the best game of his outstanding career, Houston's David Klinger threw for an incredible 716 yards in a 62-45 win over Arizona State. The 716-yard performance remains the NCAA record for most passing yards in a game.
College Football History: Most FCS College...
Since 1978, college football's Division I-AA has crowned a champion with a playoff. No school has won more of those championships than Georgia Southern.
Three Questions for 2015: Notre Dame Fighting...
2015 Notre Dame football preview - Three Questions for Notre Dame football 2015
1993 Citrus Bowl: Georgia 21, Ohio State 14
Ohio State versus Georgia - 1993 Citrus Bowl
What is a National Letter of Intent?
Before getting a scholarship, top football recruits must sign a National Letter of Intent. Here are the basic facts behind the document.
1995 Citrus Bowl: Alabama 24, Ohio State 17
Ohio State versus Alabama - 1995 Citrus Bowl. Page 2.
Oregon DL DeForest Buckner Scouting Report
Analysis of the strength and weaknesses of Oregon Defensive Lineman DeForest Buckner
No. 4: Texas Longhorns
Texas Longhorns - College Football's Best Uniforms. Page 7.
Colleges That Dropped Major College Football
Big-time college football isn’t for everybody.
College Football's All-Time Career Rushing...
Navy’s Keenan Reynolds rushed for 83 total touchdowns during his career. He's the only player in college football history to rush for over 80 touchdowns.
Texas A&M Can Win the SEC
Texas A&M led by Kyle Allen, Speedy Noil, and Myles Garrett are sleepers to win the SEC in 2015.
The Bowl Championship Series: Hits and Misses
The Bowl Championship Series, or BCS, is one of the most controversial topics in all of sports. See how this system for choosing a national champion in college football has succeeded -- and failed -- since its 1998 launch.
Most Receiving Yards in a Season
Trevor Insley is one of the most under-appreciated college football players of all time. In his career at the University of Nevada between 1996 and 1999, Insley compiled what might be considered the best resume of any receiver, ever.
Most Consecutive Weeks at No. 1 in the AP Poll
Between 2003 and 2005, the USC Trojans held the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press Top 25. Their 33 straight weeks atop the AP poll is the longest streak in college football history—by a wide margin.
Alabama vs. Clemson Part 3: Special Teams and...
Coaches Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney are very different in their approach for the Clemson vs. Alabama National Championship
No. 9: Army Black Knights
Army football - College Football's Best Uniforms. Page 2.
Saban the Savior Arrives at 'Bama
Nick Saban Alabama. College Football. Page 6.
No. 6: Alabama Crimson Tide
Alabama football - College Football's Best Uniforms. Page 5.
2016 NFL Draft Safety Film Analysis
2016 NFL Draft Safety Film Analysis
No. 5: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Notre Dame - College Football's Best Uniforms. Page 6.
National Championship Preview Part 2: Clemson...
Clemson's offense led by Deshaun Watson and Wayne Gallman will take on Alabama's stout defense in the National Championship
No. 1: Michigan Wolverines
Michigan football - College Football's Best Uniforms. Page 10.
Longest Winning Streak in a Rivalry Series
For more than four decades, Notre Dame owned Navy. The Irish and the Midshipmen play each other every year, and have done so for years. But between 1964 and 2006, it was awfully hard to call the series a “rivalry.” Besides, the Irish won every year during that span, setting the all-time record for most consecutive wins in an uninterrupted (annual) rivalry series.
Saban Revives Michigan State
Nick Saban Michigan State. College Football.
The College Football Association
The College Football Association, or CFA for short, may not have lasted for long. But the organization did make an important impact on the college game--an impact that is still being felt to this day.
The Word of Life, or Touchdown Jesus at the...
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College Football Playoff Predictions (2015)
Predictions for the college football playoff and national champion after the 2015 CFB season
Tebow Gets Revenge Against Georgia
Tim Tebow Georgia. College Football. Page 7.
Heisman Trophy Winner will be a RB not a QB
RBs like Ezekiel Elliott and Nick Chubb could take the Heisman out of the hands of the QBs in 2015.
College Football History: Most Tackles in a...
During his 2002 campaign, Lawrence Flugence registered 193 total tackles, which set the all-time NCAA record for most tackles in a single season.
College Football History: Most Touchdown Passes...
In 2006, Hawaii's Colt Brennan threw 58 touchdowns, which broke the record for most touchdown passes in a single season in college football history.
Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, Michigan, is home to the University of Michigan. Which makes it, of course, one of the most important places on the college football map.
College Football Playoff: Final Rankings,...
College Football Playoff: Final Rankings, Reaction and Analysis
Tim Tebow: One of the Greatest
A photographic look back at spectacular career of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow, one of the greatest players in college football history.
A Profile of Michigan Stadium, or the 'Big House'
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The Best Uniforms in College Football
At Notre Dame, it's the gold helmets. At Nebraska, it's the understated 'N' logo. At Penn State, it's the simplicity of blue and white, and at Michigan, it's the classic winged helmets. College football is home to some of the most famous uniforms in sports. Here, we run down our picks for the ten best.
College Football History: Single-Season NCAA...
In 1989, Houston's Manny Hazard caught a whopping 142 passes to set the all-time NCAA record for catches in a single season.
Saban Puts 'Bama Back on the Map
Nick Saban Utah. College Football. Page 7.
Tebow Meets Obama
Tim Tebow Barack Obama. College Football. Page 11.
Saban Jumps to the NFL
Nick Saban Dolphins. College Football. Page 5.
Championship Week Predictions 2015
Championship Week will determine the end of the regular season and determine the playoff teams
Steve Spurrier Bio - South Carolina Coach Steve...
Steve Spurrier is among the most colorful, entertaining, revolutionary and successful coaches in the history of college football.
Largest Stadiums in College Football
Penn State's Beaver Stadium is the largest stadium in all of college football, with a capacity of 107,282.
Saban Takes the SEC Torch from Tebow
Nick Saban Tim Tebow. College Football. Page 8.
Red River Rivalry: Remember When This Game...
The Red River Rivalry is no longer as important as it once was
The Notre Dame Victory March
In part because of Notre Dame’s long-standing success, in part because of the program’s massive exposure,
College Football's Career Passing Leaders
Houston has a storied history of turning out top quarterbacks, but none of those signal-callers threw for more total career yards than Case Keenum.
Orange Bowl Playoff Analysis: Clemson vs....
Oklahoma takes on Clemson in the Orange Bowl for the first game in the 2015 College Football Playoff
Saban Wins His First SEC Title
Nick Saban LSU. College Football. Page 3.
Saban Wins His First National Title
LSU national championship. College Football. Page 4.
Three Questions for 2015: Ohio State Buckeyes
2015 Ohio State football preview
Bowl Game (12/29) Analysis, Predictions, and...
Analysis of the Armed Forces Bowl, Russell Athletic Bowl, Arizona Bowl, and Texas Bowl
2014 Penn State Football Preview
2014 Penn State football preview.
Top 10 Players in the Big Ten
Nate Gerry is a standout safety for the Nebraska Cornhuskers
Los Angeles Coliseum
The Los Angeles Coliseum is one of the most historic, iconic and important stadiums in all of college football.

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