Week 3 Saturday Six-Pack: Lamar Jackson Gets A Crack at Clemson

Week 3 Saturday Six-Pack: Lamar Jackson Gets A Crack at Clemson

Week 3 is the last of this college football that falls before...well, fall. Autumn equinox is next Friday, which means we're just about fully settled into football season. The beginning of autumn coincides with the start of conference play, and for many teams around the nation, Week 3 is either the final or penultimate weekend…

Remember When: Faxgate for the Florida-Tennessee game

Remember When: Faxgate for the Florida-Tennessee game

The Florida-Tennessee rivalry extends back a century. This weekend's game will be the latest chapter in a series with no shortage of memorable moments. This week's Remember When could have gone with the first meeting that took place in 1916. For this instance, however, we chose to go all the way back to the 1991 Florida-Tennessee…

Ranking The 17 Best Nonconference Games of 2017

Ranking The 17 Best Nonconference Games of 2017

Fewer than two months remain until the 2017 college football season kicks off. The Open Man's Preview Listapalooza transitions into a Rankapalooza! Fans and pundits alike often lament the imbalance and other imperfections of nonconference play. Why do some Power Five teams go without scheduling a single Power Five opponent? Why don't the leagues have…

The SEC East Dumpster Fire Rages On

The SEC East Dumpster Fire Rages On

Stop me if you've heard this one before, but the SEC East is an inferno raging inside a dumpster. The month of November will begin with Kentucky second in the division. That would be the same Kentucky that lost to Southern Miss and gave up 42 points to New Mexico State. Oh, and New Mexico…

That Time Arian Foster Conducted A Pterodactyl Presser

That Time Arian Foster Conducted A Pterodactyl Presser

Running back Arian Foster announced his retirement from the NFL Monday evening, and I can only hope some outlet gives him an opportunity to give his honest, thoughtful opinions that never shy away from controversy. "If kneeling for your flag is disrespectful then kneeling for your God is disrespectful," Arian Foster said. pic.twitter.com/hpfzxw4meW— Omar Kelly…

Week 6 Heisman Top 10: Lamar Jackson Still on Top

Week 6 Heisman Top 10: Lamar Jackson Still on Top

Despite losing Week 5 in an instant classic at Clemson, Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson remains a unanimous No. 1 in the CFB Huddle Heisman Top 10 forecast. Every media outlet publishing its voters' rankings after Week 5 tabbed Lamar Jackson for the top spot, with second billing typically falling to his ACC counterpart, Deshaun Watson.…

Week 2 Saturday Six-Pack: The Hangover

Week 2 Saturday Six-Pack: The Hangover

Week 1, college football binged on a loaded docket freely dubbed The Best Opening Weekend Ever. Week 2 brings the unavoidable hangover. Despite taking an inevitable dip in top-to-bottom intrigue, the Week 2 slate is not completely lacking for quality football. A trio of dormant series revived headline Week 2: BYU and Utah in the…

Butch Jones, Tennessee Doubters Have Added Ammo

Butch Jones, Tennessee Doubters Have Added Ammo

For Tennessee — and more specifically for head Butch Jones — it has to be better. It should be better. It had better be better. The No. 9-ranked Volunteers hung on to beat Appalachian State 20-13 in overtime, scoring 17 consecutive points after a 13-3 halftime deficit. Impressive to blank the Mountaineers after going down…

Saturday Six-Pack, Thursday Edition: Opening Night Picks

Saturday Six-Pack, Thursday Edition: Opening Night Picks

The time is upon us: Opening Night 2016. College football is back! ...OK, college football's been back for a little less than a week now, with Cal-Hawaii and Charleston Southern-North Dakota State kicking off the season last weekend. But, for all intents and purposes, college football is REALLY back Thursday! Opening Night isn't as loaded…