There are 130 FBS football programs in the NCAA, but Georgia holds the title for RBU. Two of them will be meeting in Super Bowl 53. Super Bowl 53 is another reminder that Georgia is Running Back U. There are pipelines when reporters discuss college football recruiting. That term refers to a certain college’s ability
KNOXVILLE, TN – NOVEMBER 17: Missouri Tigers quarterback Drew Lock (3) looking down field during a college football game between the Tennessee Volunteers and Missouri Tigers on November 17, 2018, at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, TN. (Photo by Bryan Lynn/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) Quarterbacks dominated the conversation at the Senior Bowl. The Senior Bowl
Rutgers and Georgia have more former players on Super Bowl rosters than any other college across the country. Because, well, reasons. Are you a college football fan trying to keep up with the Super Bowl this year? Then you need to know that Rutgers, of all teams, officially has more alumni competing for this season’s
COLUMBIA, MO – SEPTEMBER 9: Deebo Samuel #1 of the South Carolina Gamecocks runs against the Missouri Tigers at Memorial Stadium on September 9, 2017 in Columbia, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) The standouts from the first day of the Senior Bowl, including quarterback Drew Lock who is making himself a lot of money.
Nebraska wouldn’t be the school you land on when considering a Super Bowl streak, but there they are. As we look to Super Bowl LIII, we might consider how the players on the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams break down by college alma mater. Georgia has the most this year, with five, followed
Mason Rudolph may still be a backup quarterback, but sees his Pittsburgh Steelers rebounding in 2019 behind quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. 2018 was not the year that the Pittsburgh Steelers anticipated. With lofty Super Bowl expectations heading into the season, Pittsburgh failed to qualify for the AFC playoffs in what was a frustrating year for the
How many NFL teams would take Trevor Lawrence over the incumbent starter right now? The NFL wants to get their hands on Clemson true freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence, but they’ll have to wait two more years until he’s eligible. But in this hypothetical scenario, how many NFL teams would take Lawrence over their starter today
The New York Jets are in need of a head coach, and they have their sights set on Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh. Can they lure him back to the NFL? Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh has taken every opportunity to make it clear he is not leaving Michigan. That isn’t stopping the New York Jets from
It once seemed like an easy decision between baseball and football, but Kyler Murray is doing full due diligence on his future in the latter sport. Kyler Murray’s decision on whether to play football or baseball is growing more dramatic by the hour. After being drafted ninth overall in last June’s draft by the Oakland
With an opening in Green Bay, would Jim Harbaugh really consider leaving Michigan to return to the NFL and coach Aaron Rodgers and the Packers? Cris Carter has lost his mind if he thinks Jim Harbaugh is going to leave Michigan now that Urban Meyer has retired from Ohio State. Carter said on Wednesday’s episode
Now that Hue Jackson has been fired by the Cleveland Browns, prepare to hear Lincoln Riley’s name mentioned as a top candidate where he’d be reunited with Baker Mayfield. It was only a matter of time until this happened, but after losing on Sunday, the Browns have decided to fire head coach Hue Jackson. This
Da’Ron Payne is the next to come off the assembly line at Alabama where first round picks are turned out every year and he should be a first round NFL Draft pick. From Marcell Dareus to Jonathan Allen, Alabama has churned out great defensive line prospects since Nick Saban took over in Tuscaloosa. This year,
Marcus Davenport may not be a household name but here’s why he’s going to be one of the first defenders picked in the 2018 NFL Draft. I admit I didn’t watch a lot of Texas-San Antonio games the last few years. Heading into the season, I profile each conference to look at the players I’ll
Connor Williams is about to hear his name called in the 2018 NFL Draft and he’s overcome a lot in his life with the help of his family to get to this point. Connor Williams didn’t feel confident enough to speak until he was four-years-old because of a speech impediment, and now the Texas Longhorns
Former Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen looks the part of a franchise quarterback but his game leaves much to be desired as he’s a boom-or-bust name in the 2018 NFL Draft. If you don’t follow college football but love the NFL and you’re hearing all this talk about a quarterback from Wyoming being a potential No.
Last year’s Heisman Trophy winner is an intriguing study for the NFL Draft, so how does Baker Mayfield translate to the NFL and can he defy the Heisman curse? A couple of years ago, if you told me Baker Mayfield would be a future first round pick, I would have told you were crazy. The
Derwin James came to Florida State as a top recruit poised for NFL stardom and he leaves with a chance to be the first safety taken in the 2018 NFL Draft. Three years ago, it looked like Derwin James was headed for a legendary career at Florida State. Two years later, that didn’t quite happen
Lamar Jackson’s college success was legendary but can the 2016 Heisman winner see his game translate to the NFL and be a first round pick in the NFL Draft? For the last three years, there was no other player who generated more highlight-reel plays and demanded your attention on Saturdays than Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson.
For the second straight year, the top cornerback prospect in the NFL Draft hails from Ohio State as Denzel Ward follows in Marshon Lattimore’s footsteps. Last year, the New Orleans Saints got the steal of the first round when they took the top cornerback prospect, Marshon Lattimore with the No. 11 pick. Lattimore tore it
Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick did a bit of everything during his three years at Alabama and that’ll make him a coveted NFL Draft prospect. When you’re a defensive back at Alabama, you’re likely going to have a chance at playing in the NFL for a long time. That’s certainly the case for do-it-all defensive
Bradley Chubb is the consensus top defensive end in the 2018 NFL Draft but how does he compare to Myles Garrett and Jadeveon Clowney? If quarterback is the most important position in football, then the guy responsible for stopping the quarterback is the second most important. That’s why NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb will be
Quenton Nelson is not just the best guard prospect in the 2018 NFL Draft, he’s the best offensive lineman, and by good measure too. One of the best position units last year in college football was the Notre Dame offensive line. Led by left guard Quenton Nelson, left tackle Mike McGlinchey and coached by now-Bears
Saquon Barkley has generated a conversation that the Penn State running back could be the top overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. I love this time of year as we get closer to the NFL Draft. As a college and professional football fan, this is a wonderful marriage between the two. For some, the
College GameDay is headed to the NFL Draft for the first time ever. They’re comin’ to your citayyy! Yes, we’re still a little more than five months away from College GameDay returning to campus for the 2018 college football season, but we’ll get a special edition of the popular ESPN show at the NFL Draft.
Lamar Jackson cleared up a few things on Friday. His mother is not his agent, she’s his manager. He will be his own agent during the NFL Draft process. One would think that a former Heisman Trophy winning quarterback would command one of the best sports agents when he is about to enter the NFL
Baker Mayfield was a dominant college football quarterback for the Oklahoma Sooners, and the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner is about to take his talents to the NFL. Few, if any, dominated on the college football gridiron like former Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield. In his three years with the Sooners, Mayfield quarterbacked Oklahoma to three
Before they were No. 1 NFL Draft picks, did these players live up to or exceed their respective ranking in the college football recruiting process? Every year, the college football recruiting process sees a few thousand players make the jump from high school. Some are more regarded than the others, leading to a disparity in
Mason Rudolph had a prolific career at Oklahoma State, but the start to his pro career is off to a bit of a lame start. When the top quarterback prospects for the 2018 NFL Draft are mentioned, Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Baker Mayfield, Josh Allen and Lamar Jackson immediately come to mind. Mason Rudolph is
Practically immediately after Wyoming’s bowl game on Friday, quarterback Josh Allen removed any doubt by declaring for the 2018 NFL Draft. Despite a shoulder injury that cost him the final two games of the regular season, and the inherent risk of further injury with the possibility he’ll declare early for the NFL Draft in mind,
The Browns have yet to win a football game this season, and now we must ask ourselves. Can they even beat a college team? Christmas Eve will mark a full calendar year since the Cleveland Browns last won a football game. Not even the return of the talented Josh Gordon could get them a win