Late last week, we got the news that the Big East is officially going to break up. The seven schools that aren't football members will all leave the league and go off to form their own new conference. It's probably for the best, as there's never been a wider gulf between schools serious about football and schools that aren't. The breakup is the end of an era for the Big East, but it's also an opening to get creative. One idea I think the conference should consider is resurrecting the idea of a multi-conference merger. It was about 10 months
The NFL’s early entry deadline into the draft always plays a huge role in ranking teams for the next season. There’s a handful of key players that could depart college football for the NFL after this season, which could force a lot of changes inAthlon’s very early top 25 for 2013. It’s never too early to think about next season, so it’s time to examine some of the key players that could depart for the NFL Draft, which will also play a huge role in determining the top 25.
The five college football All-America teams officially recognized by the NCAA have been tabulated, with four Alabama players leading the way and three players named unanimous All-Americans for the second straight year.