Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 18 Oregon State Beavers

Cody Vaz

Coming off a 9-4 campaign that saw them finish in the Top 25 for the first time since 2008, the Oregon State Beavers are facing high expectations heading into 2013. With 15 returning starters and head coach Mike Riley still […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 26 USC Trojans

Marqise Lee

At the start of the 2012 season, many believed that the USC Trojans were one of the best – if not the best – team in the nation. Poor performances and untimely injuries, though, watched them finish the year with a […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 39 Penn State Nittany Lions

Allen Robinson

In the midst of the most turbulent time in school history, the Penn State Nittany Lions showed in 2012 they could overcome adversity and rally together as a team. This upcoming season, they’ll be looking to build off of their […]

Allen Robinson will rise to the occasion for Penn State

Allen Robinson

No one Penn State player is going to feel the effects of quarterback Matt McGloin’s departure more than Allen Robinson, the 2012 Big 10 Wide Receiver of the Year. The two combined to form one of the most dynamic passing […]

Teddy Bridgewater will win the 2013 Heisman Trophy

Teddy Bridgewater

After a phenomenal 2012 season during which he elevated Louisville to new heights and caught the attention of NFL scouts everywhere, Teddy Bridgewater is the premier Heisman Trophy candidate heading into 2013. His standing as the early favorite to be […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 49 Utah State

Chuckie Keeton

After finishing 11-2 last season and proving that they could win consistently – albeit against subpar WAC talent – the Utah State Aggies head into the 2013 campaign with plenty more to prove to the nation. The fact that they’re […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 56 Minnesota Golden Gophers

Philip Nelson

The Rant Sports 100 in 100 series continues, taking a look at the No. 56 Minnesota Golden Gophers and their attempted return to relevancy under the guidance of head coach Jerry Kill. With several key pieces departed and young talent […]

Will freshman QB Christian Hackenberg start for Penn State?

Christian Hackenberg

After the loss of senior Matt McGloin, the Penn State Nittany Lions are facing the tall task of finding a new starting quarterback. Head coach Bill O’Brien, though, already has a talented gunslinger capable of picking up where McGloin left […]

Duke Johnson: The next elite Miami Hurricanes RB?

Duke Johnson

Throughout the history of Miami Hurricanes football, there have been plenty of elite running backs. From Clinton Portis to Lamar Miller, the NFL pipeline is still flowing freely. The latest back earning the attention of scouts and Hurricane fans everywhere […]

Jaelen Strong: High expectations for Arizona State’s transfer WR

ASU Helmet

Hailing from Pierce Community College, JUCO transfer wide receiver Jaelen Strong has a lot to prove heading into his first season as part of the Arizona State football team. One of Todd Graham’s top recruits of the 2013 class, the […]

All-American DT Will Sutton ready for encore in 2013

Will Sutton

Under the tutelage of new head coach Todd Graham, Arizona State defensive tackle Will Sutton finally tapped into his potential in 2012, wreaking havoc on opposing offenses while earning a consensus All-American selection and the PAC-12’s Pat Tillman Defensive Player […]

Return of RB Tyler Gaffney means big things for Stanford

Tyler Gaffney

Not many expected to see Tyler Gaffney play football for the Stanford Cardinal ever again after he sat out the 2012 season to pursue a professional baseball career. With his one year in the majors behind him, though, the fifth-year […]