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

DSN Oddsmakers: Week 1 Picks for College Football

This Saturday is the official beginning of the college football season. While there are only a handful of games, these early season tilts can bring huge profits if you find an advantage. Every week, I will be bringing you NCAA picks focusing mostly on the five in-state teams: Michigan, Michigan State, Eastern Michigan, Central Michigan, … Read more

2017 mock draft has Lions selecting former Heisman hopeful in first Round

It’s only Week 9 of the NFL season, but draft “experts” are already pumping out their updated mock drafts for 2017 and one site has the Detroit Lions making a very interesting selection. Rob Rang of CBS Sports currently has the Lions picking 2015 Heisman Trophy runner-up, Christian McCaffrey out of Stanford. McCaffrey is a … Read more

W2W4: Top 5 must-see college football games this weekend

Need something to do this weekend? Do what you have been doing already for the last six weeks and park yourself on the couch and watch college football all Saturday long. Need some games to watch because the Michigan Wolverines are off this week and not sure what you’ll get out of the Michigan State Spartans? Not … Read more

W2W4: Top 5 College Football Games in Week 5

We’re now ankle deep in the conference slate across college football. Hard to imagine we’re already a month through the regular season! This is about the time where we can learn a lot about a lot of teams that haven’t exactly been tested yet, whereas for other teams it is a chance to validate a … Read more

W2W4: Top 5 College Football Games, Week 4

Hard to believe it’s already week 4 of the college football season, but here we are as the Big Ten and Pac-12 conference schedule gets underway this weekend. Meanwhile down South, ESPN College Gameday is taking a trip to Knoxville for yet another clash between the Gators and Vols. Can Tennessee snap its 11-game losing … Read more

2016 Conference Preview: Pac-12

Out of the Power 5 conferences in college football the Pac-12 usually gets overlooked the most due to most of its games being played late in the Eastern part of the country. However, if you’re one of those nocturnal individuals, like myself, who enjoy staying up until the wee hours of the morning then you may … Read more

Top 5 Heisman Trophy Candidates for the 2016 CFB season

[tps_header] The 2016-17 college football season is shaping up to be a year of football we will never forget. With traditional powers topping the rankings, intense rivalries with some element of revenge added in, and the always-controversial College Football Playoff Committee, next year’s installment of college football will be nothing short of exciting and thrilling. … Read more

WATCH: Fan won’t shut up during Christian McCaffrey interview

Anyone that watched Friday’s Rose Bowl game between Stanford and Iowa realizes that Christian McCaffrey is without a doubt one of the best players in college football. McCaffrey put up 277 total rushing and receiving yards and scored 2 touchdowns (1 rec, 1 return) as Stanford manhandled the Hawkeyes on way to a 45-16 victory. … Read more

WATCH: Stanford marching band trolls Iowa during Rose Bowl halftime show

With the Iowa Hawkeyes trailing Stanford 35-0 at halftime of the Rose Bowl, you would think that things could not possibly get worse for the Hawkeye fans in attendance. But they did. Watch as the Stanford marching band, which is known for some off-the-wall performances, trolls Iowa during the Rose Bowl halftime show. The performance … Read more

U-M and MSU could both play in College Football Playoff, here’s how

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. First of all, if you have made it this far you are … Read more

Projecting the College Football Playoff rankings following Week 10

  [tps_header] Week 10 of the college football season definitely lived up to its billing as ‘Separation Saturday.” Four of the top 10 teams lost and the College Football Playoff rankings are sure to see quite the shakeup. Here is what we project the new College Football Playoff rankings will look like following Week 10. … Read more

5 College players to watch as potential Lions’ draft picks

If the NFL season ended today, the Detroit Lions would have the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft. There’s still a lot of season to play, but it seems inevitable that the Lions will be one of the top teams picking when next year’s draft rolls around. With the college football season already being … Read more

DSN’s College Football Playoff Rankings: Volume 1

  [tps_header] With the College Football Playoff rankings set to be revealed tonight, we thought it would be fun to put together our own rankings. Just in case you are not aware of how the College Football Playoff works, click here for a full explanation right from the source. Without further ado, it’s time to … Read more

Stanford’s trick play turns into the best play of the year! (video)

While many of you were sleeping, the Stanford Cardinal faced the UCLA Bruins. Midway through the third quarter, the Cardinal were up by 18 and wanted to widen the gap against the Bruins. To open up the game, Stanford attempted a reverse pass play to catch UCLA off guard.

Watch as Stanford WR Francis Owusu makes the best catch you will see this year. Above is the awe-inspiring catch that has many regarding it as the play of the year.