Category Archives: Football

College football: Players who could steal the show for each Pac-12 team in 2017

PHOENIX — A look at football players in the Pac-12 who are poised to have standout seasons beginning this fall: NORTH DIVISION CALIFORNIA — RB Tre Watson, senior. The versatile running…

NFL Draft: Five impressive players still left up for grabs in the second round

Ralph D. Russo | The Associated Press The last two players to be selected with the first pick of the second round of the NFL draft were New York Giants…

Quiz: Can you name the colleges of the past 25 No. 1 NFL Draft picks?

The NFL Draft’s 82nd edition kicks off Thursday night, when one name will be read before all the others.  Whether that name be Mitchell Trubisky of North Carolina, Myles Garrett…

NFL Draft tracker: Live results as picks are announced

The 2017 NFL draft kicks off on Thursday night at 8 p.m. ET. Below we will track all the picks, as well as which schools and conferences are the most…

College football conferences and schools with the most NFL Draft success

Since the NFL’s first draft in 1936, 1,839 players have heard their names called in the first round. In this year’s edition, which kicks off Thursday night, 32 more will…

College football: 10-win teams looking for newcomers to step up

Ralph D. Russo | The Associated Press Alabama makes knocking out double-digit victory seasons look so easy, but for most programs, it takes a combination of good play and good…