College football: Yellow Jackets give standing ovation to 4 walk-ons receiving scholarships

Georgia Tech's head coach Paul Johnson showed his team that it always pays off to put in work. Johnson awarded not one, but four walk-ons with scholarships yesterday evening.  The four athletes, redshirt senior fullback Brady Swilling, redshirt junior...

College football’s rising stars: 247Sports’ 30Under30 for 2017

Had we decided, four years ago, to begin ranking the best coaching and support staff talents in college football, Oklahoma’s current head coach Lincoln Riley — formerly the offensive coordinator at East Carolina — would have made the...

Penn State should’ve made College Football Playoff

Last season, there was a large contingent of people in the college football world that believed Penn State should have been one of the four teams chosen for the College Football Playoff. You can add Ohio State coach...

Bold predictions for the 2017 college football season

In this week’s Thursday 10 we make bold predictions for the 2017 season. Remember, these are BOLD. Some won’t happen – many won’t, actually – and some are far more likely than others, but these are meant to be...

Redshirt freshmen ready to shine

Associated Press Published 6:58 p.m. ET Aug. 17, 2017 | Updated 8:54 p.m. ET Aug. 17, 2017D.K. Metcalf(Photo: Bruce Newman, AP)This could turn into a big year...

ESPN to tell 150-year history of college football during ’19

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Clemson football: College Football Playoff title game hero Hunter Renfrow seeking larger role

CLEMSON, S.C.  — It seems impossible for any Clemson fan to overlook 5-foot-11 Hunter Renfrow after his game-winning catch clinched the Tigers' first national title in 35 years. But there was Renfrow at a Brazilian steakhouse on Hilton Head...

College Football Playoff selection committee members assigned to monitor two conferences each

Members of the College Football Playoff selection committee each have been assigned two FBS conferences to monitor throughout the season as they have in the past, and two committee members again will be assigned to the independents, CFP...