We break down the latest in the recruiting world, from Arch Manning's visit to Georgia to the 25-player signing limit and beyond.
Oklahoma is making a run at the No. 2 overall spot, but things mostly remain the same at the top of this week's SP+ rankings.
- AAC willing to let departing teams go before 2024
- Big 12 gives OK to BYU, Cincinnati, Houston, UCF
- Sources: Big 12 set to receive four applications
- Sources: BYU, Houston among top Big 12 options
There's a chance -- a chance -- Alabama won't dominate the sport again as it did in 2020, and that other contenders or some true underdogs could find their way to the penthouse.
— Cincinnati quarterback Desmond Ridder struggled through the first half.
Is there a path for Florida to upset Bama? Can Nebraska make Oklahoma sweat? How will Cincy fare on the big stage? We get you ready for Week 3.
College football teams look to make a statement off the field with their uniforms in Week 3.
The Bearcats were snubbed by the playoff committee last year even after an undefeated season. Could Cincinnati fare differently this year? And how would its chances improve with membership in the Big 12?
Dave Wilson and Harry Lyles Jr. preview the most interesting storylines of the week in college football, from Auburn-Penn State to Alabama-Florida.
With help from the Allstate Playoff Predictor, you can pick a top title contender, play out its season and see what chances it has to make the top four at the end of the year.
After Week 2, it's all about the SEC West and the Big Ten East at the top of the SP+ rankings.
In just two weeks, we've seen numerous top teams look more vulnerable than expected. Here are 10 potential contenders that could fill the void if that trend keeps up.
The American Athletic Conference will be willing to negotiate a higher exit fee to accommodate earlier departures of UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to the Big 12 Conference, AAC commissioner Mike Aresco told ESPN on Friday.
What you need to know about the Big 12 planning to add BYU, Cincinnati, Houston and UCF to its league.
BYU, Cincinnati, Houston and UCF have been accepted as members of the Big 12 after a vote of the conference's presidents and chancellors. The Big 12 is looking to bolster itself ahead of the planned departures of Oklahoma and Texas.
In the latest SP+ rankings, the gap between No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Georgia is greater than the difference between the Bulldogs and No. 16 Texas. Plus, Michigan is all the way up to No. 7.
It's Week 1, and the same powerhouses fill up our writers' picks. There are some fringe teams crashing the party, however. How many SEC teams land in the top four? Which Pac-12 team enters the fray? All that and more in this week's playoff picks.
— Desmond Ridder was 20 of 25 for 295 yards and four touchdowns and No. 8 Cincinnati beat Miami of Ohio 49-14 on Saturday in the opener for both teams.
BYU, Houston, UCF and Cincinnati are planning to submit applications next week to join the Big 12, sources confirmed to ESPN. The most realistic timeline for the teams from the American to join is 2024, sources said.