2014 PREVIEW: INDEPENDENTS

A difficult schedule and a bowl defeat kept the BYU Cougars stuck on eight wins in 2013, however coach Bronco Mendenhall feels the trajectory of the program is strong. Although a Fight Hunger Bowl defeat put an end to the Cougars’ streak of five bowl victories, this team has a lot going for them. This … [Read more...]

2014 PREVIEW: SEC EAST

While most of power in this conference clearly appears to be in the West Division, the East still contains powerhouse teams. The Georgia Bulldogs will return with most key players, including running back Todd Gurley. However, this will be Hutson Mason’s first year as quarterback. Can Florida State’s Jeremy Pruitt improve the ‘Dogs’ defense? A … [Read more...]

2014 PREVIEW: PAC-12 SOUTH

Could 2014 be a magical season for UCLA? Quarterback Brett Hundley turned down an NFL opportunity to help Jim Mora’s team have one more shot at the playoffs. Hundley should be helped by an offensive line that added a handful of players. On defense, replacing linebacker Anthony Barr and end Cassius Marsh will be a … [Read more...]

2014 PREVIEW: PAC-12 NORTH

The SEC may be college football’s No. 1 conference, but the Pac-12 isn’t far behind. Oregon has a slight edge over Stanford in our early predictions. With QB Marcus Mariota coming back for one more year, and five returning starters on the line, there’s no shortage of skill players at Mariota’s disposal. New defensive coordinator … [Read more...]

2014 NFL PREVIEW: ST. LOUIS RAMS

The St. Louis Rams really need quarterback Sam Bradford to stay healthy in 2014. The team has a lot of talent, and might even have a fair shot at making the playoffs if they were in almost any division other than the NFC West. To compete in this one, they’ll need to provide better targets … [Read more...]

2014 NFL PREVIEW: SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

Apparently, head coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider set out to build a team that could go out and win a Super Bowl, and that’s just exactly what they did. To pull this off, in the last four years, these two have made more changes to their team’s roster than almost any other … [Read more...]

2104 NFL PREVIEW: SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS

With three consecutive NFC championship appearances under their belt, the San Francisco 49ers have established themselves as one of the top teams in the NFL, and they have been a Super Bowl threat every season. Despite a 1-2 start, they rallied to win 11 of their last 13 games in the regular season, and ran … [Read more...]

2014 PREVIEW: NFC WEST

Last season, the NFC West was one of the toughest divisions in the entire league. The Super Bowl champions, in 2013, the Seattle Seahawks, were the dominant team here, with a 13-3 record, and a point differential of +186. They have one of the best defenses in the NFL. Just ask their star cornerback, Richard … [Read more...]