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16 most underappreciated college football stars in 2017

It’s easy to see why college football stars like Heisman winner Baker Mayfield, Saquon Barkley and Bradley Chubb get all the media attention. They’re veritable rock stars on the gridiron, and we don’t begrudge them their status.That said, there are plenty of other players who put together tremendous campaigns this past college football season. And they deserve to be recognized more...
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December 09, 2017  |  Discuss

12 breakout players of college football season so far

Every year, college football produces its share of breakout players. These can be guys playing at smaller schools putting up big numbers, players who were in the shadow of elite teammates who have now gone to the NFL or graduated, or even guys who were already pretty well known but have taken an even bigger step forward to put themselves into elite company.Here’s a look at 12 NCAA...
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September 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Top storylines for college football Week 1

College football Week 1 is here, folks. The action is kicking into high gear, and there are so many big-time angles to look at as the season gets underway.Where do we start?Last year’s Heisman Trophy winner is looking to become the first repeat winner since Archie Griffin back in 1974-75. Nobody else has done it, so history is certainly against the Louisville quarterback. There are...
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August 29, 2017  |  Discuss

College football 2017 Week 1 predictions

The summer sun is still beating down on the United States like a unforgiving hot lamp. However, with college campuses opening up, that means NCAA football is right around the corner.The opening week has plenty of intriguing matchups to welcome football-starved fans to an oasis of big hits and thrilling finishes. Here are 25 of the most interesting matchups for Week 1.
August 24, 2017  |  Discuss

25 biggest playmakers in college football

Who are the best skill position players in college football? We’re talking about the guys who have the ability to make big plays every time they’re on the field, whether they’re dual-threat quarterbacks, explosive running backs, speedy wide receivers, dominant defensive backs, or pass-rushers with the ability to blow up any play in the backfield.Here’s a look at 25 of the best playmakers...
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August 16, 2017  |  Discuss

10 best quarterbacks in college football

College football is loaded with quality quarterbacks. Many will contend for the Heisman Trophy in 2017, including last year’s winner. A good team generally starts with a good quarterback, after all, so the position is of great importance.Who are the nation’s best quarterbacks? Here is a list of ten who will dominate in the upcoming season.10) Jalen Hurts, AlabamaHurts ranks on this...
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May 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: John Ross could slip to Round 2 due to injury concerns

Washington receiver John Ross has been pegged as perhaps the best receiver in the draft class of 2017. But might his injury history hinder his draft stock?According to Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, yes. In fact, Miller has been told that past injuries could knock Ross completely out of the first round.“Two things can sink a prospect’s value like nothing else: injuries and off-field...
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April 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Agent defends John Ross amid injury concerns

The agent for wide receiver John Ross issued a statement on Friday defending his client from reports about the draft prospect’s injury concerns.NFL Media draft analyst Mike Mayock said on a conference call Friday that some teams have taken Ross off their draft boards because of his injury history.“There are some teams that have pushed him either down their boards or off their boards...
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April 21, 2017  |  Discuss

John Ross has great take about not wearing Adidas at the combine

Former Washington Huskies wide receiver John Ross broke the 40-yard dash record at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Saturday. The speedster put up a 4.22 time, beating out Chris Johnson’s mark of 4.24 from nine years earlier.Unfortunately for Ross, he doesn’t get an island to call his own after breaking said record. Remember, Adidas offered up a private island to any prospect...
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March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Washington football: Huskies “beat” Hawaii

That was not the type of performance Chris Petersen was hoping for in his debut as head coach of the Washington football team. The play calling was atrocious, the defense looked out of sorts, and apparently getting John Ross the football is a difficult task for this coaching staff. Here are the main gripes with the game: Who looked good: That was not the defense I was expecting...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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