Caleb Williams, Brock Bowers and Denzel Burke are among the true freshmen who have truly stood out so far this season.
The Big Ten has emerged as a powerhouse with four teams in the top 10. Who is the best? Ohio State, Michigan, Penn State or Michigan State?
- Cincinnati No. 2 in AP poll; Purdue ends drought
- Buckeyes DC keeps 'bounce' despite lesser role
- Clemson out of AP Top 25 for first time since '14
- Ex-Buckeyes LB Pope enters transfer portal
Our reporters put Week 7 of the college football season into perspective, from Oklahoma's quarterback situation to the crowded Big Ten race.
From Georgia's defense to Oklahoma's newfound explosiveness and Ohio State's skill corps, we look at each title contender's greatest strength.
With Purdue knocking off No. 2 Iowa, we reshuffle our bowl matchups and break down the playoff, the most intriguing matchups and more.
With another week in college football behind us, it's time to look at this week's Power Rankings.
Georgia seems like a lock, but Iowa's loss to Purdue scrambles the College Football Playoff picture once again and leaves these next 10 teams with a legitimate chance -- provided certain things fall their way.
Cincinnati moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, the first time a team from outside the traditional power conferences has been ranked that high since 2010.
With the release of the latest AP poll, here's what is next up for each team in the new rankings.
Despite the week-to-week chaos of the 2021 season, the truly elite teams are starting to separate themselves in the SP+ rankings.
How many Big Ten teams get into the playoff in a 12-team field? What does an expanded field mean for Georgia's championship chances? And what about the Group of 5? Our analytics team takes a look.
From the top college football prospects who are still taking visits to the teams that have had strong classes, we take a broad look at the recruiting world.
Fresh off the ESPN 300 update, Alabama moves past Notre Dame in search of back-to-back No. 1 classes, while Oklahoma and Georgia are also climbing.
Ohio State defensive coordinator Kerry Coombs said he has maintained "a bounce in my step" despite having playcalling duties stripped from him and given to secondary coach Matt Barnes after the Buckeyes' struggles earlier this season.
We're at the halfway point of the regular season. Here are our reporters' breakdowns on Heisman candidates, surprises, disappointments and what's in store for the rest of the season.
Since it seems anyone can lose this college football season, we look at the biggest issue facing all 18 teams still in the CFP hunt.
With help from the Allstate Playoff Predictor, you can pick a top title contender, play out its season and see what chances it has to make the top four at the end of the year.
With the AP poll coming out, here's what is next up for each team in the new rankings.
On the heels of a dominant Ohio State win and Alabama's upset loss, the Buckeyes are No. 2 in the latest SP+ rankings, behind only Georgia.
Find out who makes the College Football Playoff picks this week.
With another chaotic week in college football behind us, it's time to look at this week's Power Rankings.
— C.J. Stroud, who didn't throw a pass in a college football game until five weeks ago, says he's getting better at relaxing amid the chaos.
Luke Fickell has Cincinnati playing at a top-four level, but once again the Bearcats could be doomed by their conference and schedule.