W2W4: Tigers’ No. 1 pick Casey Mize and Auburn play in NCAA Super Regionals

The Detroit Tigers selected right-handed pitcher Casey Mize with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft on Monday. However, the Auburn hurler’s pro debut will be delayed as he is still leading his current pack of Tigers in the college baseball tournament. Mize and Auburn this past weekend were one of 16 … Read more

DSN projections for the newest College Football Playoff rankings

What in the wide wide world of sports is going on here?! What a crazy week of college football we just had, huh? We almost saw the top four teams all take a stumble, and still saw seven of the top-25 teams fall this weekend. We saw some big home teams crush (Auburn, Miami, Wisconsin, … Read more

5 Must-watch college football games of Week 11

It’s Week 11 in college football, and that can only mean one thing; the games are starting to become bigger and more important than ever. Spots in the conference championship games are on the line, spots in the College Football Playoff are up for grabs and, for some teams who don’t have anything else to … Read more

College Five: The games to watch in Week 2 of college football

The first weekend of the college football season sure lived up to its billing. We had a double OT thriller on Labor Day, an epic comeback by the Chosen Josh Rosen, and marquee performances from some of the nation’s best. Going into Week 2, many wonder the legitimacy of certain teams like Michigan, Penn State, … Read more

2016 DSN 16-team ‘Fictional’ College Football Playoff

The conference championship games are over and the dust has settled in terms of the College Football Playoff. The CFP committee has spoken and they have determined that No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Clemson, No. 3 Ohio State, and No. 4 Washington will compete for the National Championship. But what if college football expanded to a … Read more

Top 5 College Football Games to Watch in Week 11

Even though college hoops has come up and jumped us in a big way Friday night, college football is getting down to the nitty-gritty. Here we are in Week 11 and teams across the country are turning in their final statements to the committees. We have five games that all feature major conference implications.

Best of College Football: Rivalries

Rivalries are the backbone of the college football landscape. Nothing brings two fan bases together more than an in-state battle for supremacy or the struggle to get into a conference title game. Some rivalries are newer due to the shifting sands of conference realignment while others are more storied than any others in sports. From … Read more

GALLERY: College football helmets get the “rival colors” makeover

NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

If you are a huge college football fan and have allegiance to a specific team, the photos that follow are sure to make certain fan bases a bit uncomfortable. Thanks to some pretty creative work by designer Cameron Nolley, we now know what our favorite college team helmet would look like with our rivals colors. … Read more

2016 Conference Preview: SEC

The Alabama Crimson Tide returned to the top of the college football world in 2015 as they returned to the College Football Playoff where they defeated Big Ten champion Michigan State in the National Semifinal and an undefeated Clemson team to claim head coach Nick Saban his fifth national title (fourth at Alabama). Although none … Read more

Top 15 college football programs this century

[tps_header] NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. College football has undergone some drastic changes in the last 20 … Read more

Is Michigan State’s TD the greatest play in CFB history?

The wild ending between the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans sent not just the college football world, but the entire sports world, into a frenzy Saturday night. The Spartans recovered a fumble on a botched snap as Michigan was getting ready to punt the ball away, virtually putting the game on ice for the Wolverines. … Read more

41-point favorite Auburn survives against FCS powerhouse Jacksonville St.

We are only two weeks into the college football season and one of the favorites to win the National Championship almost went down in what would have been one of the biggest upsets in college football history. On Saturday afternoon, Auburn beat FCS Jacksonville State in overtime by a score of 27-20. Before Saturday’s game, Auburn head … Read more