Jordan Richards Elite Playmaker in Secondary for Stanford Cardinal in 2014

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Much has been made about the number of defensive playmakers that the Stanford Cardinal lost this offseason but the cupboard is far from bare in Palo Alto this fall. The team does have some holes to fill in their front […]

Quandre Diggs Will Lead Secondary for Texas Longhorns in 2014

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The Texas Longhorns will start the Charlie Strong era in 2014 looking to restore their status as the premier program in the state. They have plenty of work to get there, however, but it will start this fall with a […]

C.J. Brown Must Make Strides as Passer for Maryland Terrapins in 2014

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The Maryland Terrapins will be making the move to the Big Ten this fall and looking to make an immediate impact. The program struggled in 2013 thanks to a rash of injuries that robbed the team of many of their […]

Charles Tapper Set to Become Elite Pass Rusher for Oklahoma Sooners in 2014

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The Oklahoma Sooners have their sights set on reclaiming Big 12 supremacy in 2014 as they ride high off their dominant performance in the Allstate Sugar Bowl to end last season. There is plenty of reason to like Oklahoma as […]

Jesus Wilson Suspension Pokes Big Hole in Florida State Offense

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The Florida State Seminoles are coming off a perfect season in 2013 where they had a Heisman Trophy winner at quarterback who led the Noles to a BCS National Championship. They are heavy favorites to make a run at a […]

Rant Sports College Football Rankings: No. 44 Navy Midshipmen

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There are few programs in college football with the history and the dedication to an identity of the Navy Midshipmen. There are unique challenges to building a winner at the service academies but Navy has found a way to be […]

Alex Carter Will Be Lock-Down Corner for Stanford Cardinal in 2014

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The Stanford Cardinal face a challenging transition in 2014 as they lose a ton of talent from their defensive front seven. As David Shaw works to find new starters to step up and give productive downs, he can rest assure […]

Bryce Hager Must Bounce Back to Lead Defense for Baylor Bears in 2014

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The Baylor Bears will be looking to defend their Big 12 title in 2014 and will once again boast one of the nation’s most explosive offensive attacks. However, it will likely be the defense that will ultimately decide how far […]

Gerald Christian Will Be Major Part of Offense for Louisville Cardinals in 2014

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As Bobby Petrino gets set to lead the Louisville Cardinals into the ACC in 2014, you can bet that the Cards will be throwing the ball a ton this fall. While that’s good news for the team’s leading returning receiver […]

Jordon James Must Carry the Load in Running Game for UCLA Bruins in 2014

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The UCLA Bruins enter the 2014 season with sky-high expectations on themselves. This is the year, they are hoping, that they break through and win the Pac-12 title game and possibly make a run in the College Football Playoff. To […]

Stacy Coley Poised for Breakout Sophomore Season with Miami Hurricanes

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The Miami Hurricanes will be looking to finish out their run at an ACC title in 2014 after fading down the stretch in 2013. They will have to find replacements for several key contributors this fall, particularly under center. While […]

Rant Sports College Football Rankings: No. 46 East Carolina Pirates


The East Carolina Pirates had a strong final season in Conference USA in 2013, finishing the year at 10-3. They were in the mix for the conference title game before losing to the Marshall Thundering Herd in the regular season […]