An inside look at the teams, players, coaches and trends that shape college football Saturdays

Marcus Mariota heads to NFL, Dak Prescott coming back

3:10 pm Jan. 14, 2015

One high-profile Heisman winner is heading to the NFL.

One high-profile former — and perhaps future — Heisman candidate is returning to school.

Marcus Mariota will not play his senior season at Oregon and has decided to

Heisman Trophy finalists don’t bother Ohio State

9:11 am Jan. 12, 2015

Play Wisconsin and shut down stud running back Melvin Gordon.


Play Alabama and hold Amari Cooper, the nation’s top receiver, to mostly short passes.


Play Oregon and negate quarterback Marcus Mariota.

That remains to be seen in tonight’s

Alabama stays No. 1 in CFP rankings

7:21 pm Nov. 25, 2014

There was no change at the top.

Alabama remained No. 1, followed by Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State in the College Football Playoff rankings released Tuesday night.

In fact, there was no change in the top

Heisman will come down to Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon

2:00 pm Nov. 20, 2014

Quarterbacks have won 12 of the past 14 Heisman Trophies.

So it’s remarkable that Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon actually has a chance to take home the little bronze man this year.

Marcus Mariota likely will win the Heisman,