Heisman Top 10 Week 2: Running Backs Surge Ahead

A running back hasn’t won the Heisman Trophy since Mark Ingram in 2009, and only two have claimed the prestigious award in this millennium. Alabama’s Derrick Henry looks to follow in the footsteps of his forerunner Ingram, however, storming to another wildly efficient performance despite limited touches. Henry is one of three running backs surging […]

Aug. 11 News: Christian Hackenberg Begins Bounce-Back 2015

Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg’s true freshman 2013 validated the 5-star praise he had coming in, but he struggled through a sophomore slump in 2014. Ralph D. Russo of the Associated Press talked with Christian Hackenberg about the challenges of the quarterback’s sophomore season, which Hackenberg sees as having value for his junior campaign: “Overall, […]


Aug. 3 News: A Reasonable SEC Schedule Plan

The eight-game SEC schedule has been a point of contention throughout the college football, both internally and with other conferences. In seeking some level of uniformity in scheduling for College Football Playoff purposes, Tony Barnhart offers up the most logical proposal to appease most parties. My proposed SEC scheduling model: 9 conf. game, 1 Power […]


Can Anyone in the Big Ten Stop Ohio State?

Defending national champion Ohio State was a runaway choice to repeat as Big Ten champion in Cleveland.com’s preseason poll. It’s almost assured the Buckeyes will be a unanimous No. 1 when the Big Ten media days projections are released later this week. With all of one Big Ten loss in the last three seasons, not […]


Ohio State Leads CFBHuddle Preseason All-America Team

Your humble CFBHuddle.com publisher submitted his ballot for the Preseason All-America Team at Today’s U, and as one might expect, defending national championship Ohio State sets the pace. I have three Buckeyes nominated: defensive end Joey Bosa, late-season breakout star and College Football Playoff hero Ezekiel Elliott and offensive lineman Pat Elfein. Defensive tackle Adolphus […]


Recruiting Roundup: Links from The Opening

Many of the nation’s top college football prospects are in Oregon for Nike’s The Opening, which is in the thick of its week of activities. A plethora of tidbits are emanating from The Opening, from ridiculous measurables, to on-site recruiting and — still to come — some commitments. So, without further ado, let’s jump into […]


College Football News May 27: Talk from the SEC Meetings

The 2015 SEC meetings Tuesday ostensibly kicked off the summertime march to a new college football season and, the narrative emanating out of Destin, Florida, is that the sport’s pace-setting conference is suddenly on the run. At least, that’s what Dan Wolken of USA Today reports from the SEC meetings. Alabama head coach Nick Saban […]