LOOK: Detroit Lions Perfect 2018 NFL Mock Draft (Vol. 1)

As the Detroit Lions wrap up their 2017 regular season, we have begun evaluating the roster and as you can imagine, the team has quite a few weaknesses on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball. Obviously, free agency could change things, but as of now, here is what we believe the 2018 … Read more

3 Players the Detroit Lions should consider drafting in Round 1

NFL: Combine

Whether you feel the Detroit Lions are a good team or a bad team, we can all agree there are major holes that need to be filled on both the offensive and defensive sides of the football if the Lions truly want to contend for a Super Bowl. The best long-term solution to filling such … Read more

BREAKING: College Football Playoff pairings revealed

Based on how the second-to-last College Football Playoff rankings came out last Tuesday (11/28), the selection committee had it virtually set up so that if teams took care of business, it’d make for an easy selection Sunday. It also presented a route for potentially utter chaos. Turns out, there was not nearly as much chaos … 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

LOOK: Michigan State skyrockets in latest College Football Playoff rankings

NCAA Football: Michigan State at Michigan

As has seemingly been the case over the first few seasons with the College Football Playoff, the first installment of the rankings being revealed was followed up with chaos. Are we in store to one-up those previous years? The first viewing of the polls were made public last week, presenting plenty of debate despite the … Read more

DSN staff predictions for the initial College Football Playoff rankings

With Week 9 of the college football season in the books and Week 10 about to begin, the very first College Football Playoff Rankings will be released later this evening. So we at Detroit Sports Nation have decided to do our own projections and see how much we actually know, or don’t know what the … 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

Michigan grad Mark Donnal transferring to Clemson

It was roughly about a month ago when Michigan senior Mark Donnal announced that he would transfer from the University of Michigan following his graduation. Per the NCAA rules regarding basketball transfers, Donnal would be eligible to play immediately next season. News broke (very) early Friday morning that Donnal decided that he was going to … Read more

Top 10 games from the 2016 College Football season

2016 brought many memorable moments for college football fans. A Louisville Cardinal won the Heisman trophy. Ohio State and Michigan revitalized their rivalry in controversial fashion. Alabama torched all of its competition on their way to yet another College Football Playoff appearance. The question comes to mind, however; which games stood out in a year … Read more

WATCH: Clemson students react to game-winning touchdown

The 2017 National Championship Game was an epic clash between two giants. Alabama and Clemson shared blows in the final four minutes of an instant classic down in Tampa. With only six seconds on the clock, Clemson star QB Deshaun Watson rolled to his right and threw to an open Hunter Renfrow for the game-winning touchdown.

All of Tiger nation burst with exuberance at the play, and one particular video captures that perfectly.

Was Monday night’s Championship Game the best EVER?

College football fans have truly been spoiled each of the past two seasons. Not only have we gotten the same match-up in the final game for consecutive seasons, but who would have imagined that this year’s edition could have matched or even topped the 2016 form? Monday night’s epic game down in Tampa that swung in … Read more

JUST IN: Final AP college football Top 25 poll released

On Monday night (early into Tuesday morning), the Clemson Tigers scored with :01 left in the game to beat the top-ranked and defending National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide 35-31 in one of the most exciting college football games of the season. With the win, Clemson vaulted past Alabama for the No. 1 ranking in the … Read more

2017 National Championship Game Preview

Game Preview Where: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa Bay, Florida When: 8:00 PM ET Spread: Alabama -6.5 Over/Under: 51 Broadcast: ESPN/ESPN2 & ESPN Radio, also simulcast on WatchESPN   The Rundown We have ourselves a unique national title game; the first rematch in college football history in a national title game. Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney … Read more

LOOK: 2018 College Football National Champion odds revealed

The college football season wraps up on Monday night when the Alabama Crimson Tide look to defend their National Championship in a rematch of last season’s CFP Championship game against the Clemson Tigers. Even though the game has yet to be played, the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook has already released the odds for the 2018 … 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

BREAKING: College Football Playoff Finalized

The committee has made their selections for the College Football Playoff for 2016. Here are the teams that will compete for the National Championship. After winning the Big Ten Championship game, Penn State University jumped to #5 in the final poll. University of Michigan, losers of 2 of their last 3 games, finish at #6. The Michigan State Spartans … Read more