| Nov 10, 2014
| 10:28 AM
We won’t know which teams will find their way into the top four of this week’s College Football Playoff rankings until Tuesday night, but it’s a good guess that Mississippi State, Florida State and Oregon will remain at the top....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Each week during the college football season, national analyst Chris Dufresne will burn a timeout to answer questions and exchange opinions. You can email him at email@example.com and reach him on Twitter: @DufresneLATimes.
| Nov 2, 2014
| 1:39 PM
In politics, sometimes winning a coveted endorsement is a welcome jolt to a campaign. Other times, it’s an unexpected headache.
Sen. Pat Roberts' campaign encountered the latter scenario this week when a beloved football coach publicly announced...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Beth Mowins, a 1989 Lafayette College graduate and a former Leopards basketball player, will work Saturday's Penn State-Maryland game for ESPN2. Mowins, in her 20th year at ESPN, will be working with former Ohio State player Joey Galloway.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Kevin White was checking out websites last weekend, looking at different angles of his one-handed touchdown catch that helped West Virginia beat then-No. 4 ranked Baylor.
"It was pretty cool seeing that catch and hearing people talk about it," the senior...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee sprinter from South Africa who competed in the 2012 Olympics, was sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Judge Thokozile Masipa cited the "gross negligence" that Pistorius showed when...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 2:06 PM
FSU and Notre Dame answered their critics, while UF coach Will Muschamp continued to wilt in the spotlight.
They’re just a few of the top 10 things we learned after another weekend of college football action.
1. Florida State and Notre...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The Notre Dame-Florida State may qualify as the most hyped game of the regular season.
You have so many subplots going into this one, starting with the quarterbacks.
But you have the defending national champs and a controversial Heisman Trophy...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
No. 4 Baylor (6-0) at West Virginia (4-2)
9 a.m., Fox Sports 1
The over-under is...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Mississippi State earned the top spot in this week’s NFF-FWAA Grantland Rice Super 16 poll.
The Bulldogs (6-0, 3-0 SEC) earned 625 points and 30 of the 41 possible first-place votes following their 38-23 win over Auburn Saturday. It was...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Notre Dame gained a spot in the Associated Press college football poll without playing, climbing to No. 8 despite being idle Saturday.
The Irish (3-0) play Syracuse on Saturday at East Rutherford, N.J.
Florida State remained the top-ranked team in...