James Franklin

2018 College Football Top 25

1. Alabama Crimson Tide Another college football season has gone by with the Alabama Crimson Tide as the kings of the mountain. The Tide won the national title last season for the fifth time since 2009 as Alabama's head football coach Nick Saban has established himself as one of the best to have ever done [...]

2017 Big Ten Conference Football Projections

East Z-Ohio State Buckeyes 12-1 (9-1) It has not taken head football coach Urban Meyer that much time to restore order for the Ohio State Buckeyes as in his five years in Columbus, they've only lost six games while claiming one national championship. The Buckeyes didn't win the Big Ten Conference last season, but they [...]

Finding An Identity

From 2011-2013, head football coach James Franklin did the impossible as he turned the Vanderbilt Commodores into a contender in the Southeastern Conference. Under Franklin, the Commodores went 24-15 and made a bowl game in each year on his watch which was a far cry from a program that only had four bowl appearances in [...]

Returning To Prominence

For more than 100 years the Big Ten Conference has been at the forefront of college athletics. The Big Ten is home to some of the largest venues for college football in the nation, along with some of the games most storied programs such the Michigan Wolverines, Ohio State Buckeyes, and Penn State Nittany Lions. [...]

2016 Big Ten Conference Football Projections

  East Ohio State Buckeyes 11-2 (8-1) Urban Meyer If you want to see a dominant college football program, just look at what the Ohio State Buckeyes currently are under head football coach Urban Meyer. In four years under Meyer, the Buckeyes are 50-4 with an undefeated season and a national title to [...]

2015 Big Ten Conference Football Projections

East Ohio State Buckeyes 13-0 (9-0) The Ohio State Buckeyes are not only the team to beat in the Big Ten Conference, but also in college football. The Buckeyes enter the 2015 college football season as and they are expected to be in contention to repeat as national champions, but first they have to survive [...]

A Stepping Stone For Penn State Football

When the NCAA levied sanctions against the Penn State Nittany Lions football program in 2012, there wasn't much joy in Happy Valley. Penn State had to pay $60 million in fines to the NCAA along with a reduction of football scholarships and a four-year bowl ban in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky Scandal. Penn [...]

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The Blue Bloods Of College Football Are Trying To Reload

With the first annual College Football Playoff set to begin this week in the Football Bowl Subdivision, the four teams involved in the grand spectacle are the Alabama Crimson Tide, Florida State Seminoles, Ohio State Buckeyes, and Oregon Ducks. These four teams have survived the riggers of another college football season and the survivor of [...]