Last year, LSU vs. Alabama was a marquee game. Earlier this season, Virginia Tech vs. Clemson could have been. But not anymore, as this season saw big-time programs struggle.
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Clemson, Notre Dame and North Carolina all moved up in the top 10, while Tennessee, Auburn, USC and Florida State were notable fallers.
- Michigan cancels Maryland game, halts activities
- Harbaugh: QB McNamara 'inspiring' in 3-OT win
- Harbaugh: 'Coaching' stands out most amid skid
- Wisconsin cases down to 5; expects to play Sat.
Tom Herman, Jim Harbaugh and Scott Frost were all can't-miss coaching hires. But right now, all three are missing the mark. So where do their programs go from here?
The CFB Pod: Negandhi and Pollack discuss playoff scenarios and their Week 14 picks; Andrea Adelson on the ACC's schedule change; and Ivan Maisel on the lack of diversity among head coaches
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing College Football Playoff scenarios, who has the edge between Alabama and Notre Dame, College GameDay showcasing Coastal Carolina-Liberty, Jaret Patterson, and their Week 14 picks. Then, Andrea Adelson hops on to talk about the ACC’s schedule change, the possibility of Clemson and Notre Dame both making the playoff, and watching Sarah Fuller’s debut with her daughters (36:00). Later, Ivan Maisel drops by to talk about a very different Alabama-LSU matchup and the lack of diversity among head coaches (52:27).
Michigan will go without a home win for the first time in school history after Saturday's game against Maryland was canceled due to a rise in COVID-19 cases.
The Big Ten had a lot of issues this past week, dealing with everything from canceled games to gripes about clapping on the sideline.
Jason comments on Jerry Jones comparing the Cowboys to the Broncos and he wonders what would happen if Michigan cancels the Ohio St game.
Most head coaches for struggling college football teams will be given another opportunity. But it's the assistants who will most likely be the scapegoats.
With two-and-a-half weeks until national signing day, where might some of the top college football prospects commit to?
Of the preseason top-25 teams struggling this year, which ones deserve a break because of opt-outs and which ones have deeper issues?
Clemson moves past Ohio State to No. 2, while BYU checks in at No. 7 -- but even that doesn't describe how well BYU has played so far this year. Here's why the committee erred so much with the Cougars' No. 14 ranking.
Vanderbilt's kicker and Buffalo's running back left their marks on an untraditional rivalry weekend in which Trevor Lawrence also played his final home game.
— Sean Clifford threw for 163 yards and scored one of Penn State's three rushing touchdowns, and the Nittany Lions finally broke their winless skid to start the season, beating Michigan 27-17 on Saturday.
Watching for big plays in Clemson-Pitt (with Trevor Lawrence) and Alabama-Auburn (without Nick Saban), plus the new-look Georgia offense and more.
The CFB Pod: The guys look at the first CFB Playoff rankings, preview Notre Dame-UNC, make their Week 13 picks and talk to Rece Davis
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the first batch of College Football Playoff rankings, Notre Dame heading to North Carolina down two offensive linemen, Northwestern surprisingly smashing Wisconsin, David’s Dude of the Week, Coastal Carolina’s offense, Maryland-Indiana, JT Daniels impressing in his Georgia debut and their Week 13 picks. Later, Rece Davis hops on to talk about being in the spotlight with Northwestern’s success, BYU landing at No. 14, a nightmare playoff scenario for Cincinnati, the deck being stacked against the Pac-12 and the start of the college basketball season (48:39).
After LSU and Georgia made big splashes in recruiting, the SEC owns three of the top four 2021 recruiting classes.
The best college football player you don't know, a different kind of rivalry week and more for Week 13
UNC running back Javonte Williams finally has a chance to be noticed when the Tar Heels take on No. 2 Notre Dame. Plus, rivalry weekend has arrived. Here's what you need to know for the Egg Bowl, Iron Bowl and more.
South Carolina is already open, while Vanderbilt and Tennessee may not be far behind. Will there be a battle for Hugh Freeze? And what's the latest with Jim Harbaugh at Michigan?
Alabama and Ohio State continue to trade the top spot, while the numbers still aren't quite buying into resurgent Northwestern. Let's break down why not in this week's SP+ rankings.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh praised backup quarterback Cade McNamara's "gritty" play in relief of starter Joe Milton in Saturday's 48-42 triple-overtime win over Rutgers.
In a very 2020 weekend in college football, Indiana nearly upset Ohio State, Cincinnati proved it belongs in the playoff discussion and Coastal Carolina stayed undefeated.