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In honor of college football's 150th anniversary, our metrics rank CFB's elite across every division, from the obvious contenders like Alabama and Notre Dame to small-school powers like Mount Union and Wittenberg.
- Tucker names Chiaverini assistant head coach
- Florida, Colorado home-and-home to start in 2028
- Ex-Colorado player T.J. Cunningham fatally shot
- Final Four ref, Denver radio fixture Irv Brown dies
Utah projects to have a big season, but Oregon and Washington also will be serious factors in the Pac-12. Phil Steele predicts final records for every team.
Which new coaches need to win right away? Which ones are in rebuilding years? We break down the expectations for each new coach in 2019.
Alabama has an edge on the competition with Biletnikoff Award winner Jerry Jeudy leading a talented group. Who else is stacked at wideout? Phil Steele gives his top 15 receiving groups.
Some of the nation's top teams, including Dan Mullen's Florida Gators, must deal with daunting schedules this season. We look at 10 that have especially difficult paths to navigate.
Darrin Chiaverini is a highly respected recruiter and his receiving corps has posted the three most productive seasons in school history over the last three seasons.
Will Washington win its third conference title in four years? Can Justin Herbert and Oregon make a run? We dig into these questions and more in our Pac-12 team previews.
We've picked apart every team's 2019 schedule. Here are the quirks, the shocks, the toughest roads and the cushiest paths.
This Just In
Florida and Colorado have scheduled a home-and-home series beginning in 2028. The schools announced the agreement Wednesday. Most of the players who will take part in the first game between the schools are still in elementary and middle schools. The first game will take place Sept. 9, 2028 in Gainesville, with the Gators traveling to Boulder, Colorado for another non-conference contest on Sept. 8, 2029. The programs have combined for four national titles and 35 conference crowns. The Gators have been reluctant to schedule many home-and-home series outside their annual rivalry with Florida State. They face Miami in Orlando this fall and scheduled a two-for-one with South Florida that begins in 2021. Florida hasn't played a non-conference, home-and-home series outside of the Sunshine State since facing Memphis State in 1988-89. The Gators haven't played a non-conference road game outside of Florida since traveling to Syracuse in 1991.
Most of the players who will be taking part in Florida and Colorado's home-and-home series in 2028 are still in elementary and middle schools.
Former Colorado and Seahawks player Anthony "T.J." Cunningham died Monday after he was fatally shot in a dispute over a parking space.
Irv Brown, a Final Four referee who also coached baseball at the University of Colorado, did color commentary on ESPN's first college football broadcast and pioneered sports radio in Denver, died Sunday. He was 83.
Talk about a souvenir! The 6-foot-7, 280-pound offensive lineman earned nine scholarship offers during a two-week trip to America before committing to Colorado.
It's a tale of two recruiting classes in the Pac-12, where Oregon and Arizona State have elevated their efforts, but UCLA, Arizona and others are falling far behind.
The 2019 season is (sadly) eight months away, but the fans, and no doubt the players, are already looking forward to the biggest games of next season.
The SEC has busted the curve at the midterm point with three teams earning A-plus grades.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer
Colorado is hiring former North Carolina co-offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Chris Kapilovic to coach the offensive line, according to a source. Football Scoop first reported the move. Kapilovic had worked with Larry Fedora at both UNC and Southern Miss, serving as associate head coach with the Tar Heels.
Mike MacIntyre will join Matt Luke's staff at Ole Miss as the Rebels' new defensive coordinator. MacIntyre was fired as Colorado's head coach last month.
New Colorado coach Mel Tucker is taking a no-excuses approach to his job. "The expectations I have are extremely high," Tucker said. "We're here to win championships."
Kirk Herbstreit & Ian Fitzsimmons discuss the coaching carousel around CFB (:58), chat with Steelers LT and former Army Ranger Alejandro Villanueva (15:09), predict the Heisman winner (29:00) and more.
Colorado has hired Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker as its new head coach after he helped rebuild the Bulldogs into a national contender.
Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, who is preparing for Saturday's SEC championship game against Alabama, is expected to be named as Colorado's next head coach after the game, sources told ESPN.