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College football is gridiron football consisting of American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities. It was through college football play that American football rules first gained popularity in the United States.

Fantasy football mock draft: 10-team, non-PPR

Fantasy football mock draft: 10-team, non-PPR

As NFL training camps got underway this week, our fantasy football experts continued our version of preseason training: taking part in another mock draft.We do these so you can see which players our analysts like/dislike, where they are aiming to draft them, and different strategies we use in different formats. But you should take part…

Pac-12 players threaten to opt out, list demands

Pac-12 players threaten to opt out, list demands

Aug 1, 2020Adam RittenbergCloseESPN Senior Writer College football reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2008. Graduate of Northwestern University.Mark SchlabachCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaA group of Pac-12 football players from multiple schools is threatening to opt out of both preseason camps and games…

Why a Notre Dame-ACC union could happen only in a season of the unexpected

Why a Notre Dame-ACC union could happen only in a season of the unexpected

Jul 31, 2020Ivan MaiselESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Six-time FWAA award winner Graduate of Stanford UniversityTwenty years ago, 10 years ago, 10 months ago, Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick would have met the idea of the Fighting Irish ever playing college football in any conference with a stifled yawn, a subtle eye…

SEC unveils new foes for conference teams

SEC unveils new foes for conference teams

Aug 7, 2020Chris LowCloseESPN Senior Writer College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of the University of TennesseeMark SchlabachCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaThe SEC announced each school’s additional two league football games on Friday, highlighted by Florida traveling to Texas…

Fauci: Football needs ‘bubble’ to play in 2020

Fauci: Football needs ‘bubble’ to play in 2020

Dr. Anthony Fauci says football teams would need to emulate plans by the NBA and MLS for a “bubble” format or consider not playing in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.Fauci is the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a key member of the White House task force on the…

Fantasy football backup rankings: Kareem Hunt leads the way

Fantasy football backup rankings: Kareem Hunt leads the way

Jul 30, 2020Mike ClayESPN Writer CloseFantasy football, NFL analyst for ESPN.com Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason rankingsFantasy football insurance is a tricky animal.On one hand, you want to protect yourself from injuries by warehousing your star player’s backup.On…

Fantasy football mock draft: 12-team, non-PPR

Fantasy football mock draft: 12-team, non-PPR

Aug 6, 2020Tom CarpenterESPN Staff Writer CloseTom Carpenter is a fantasy basketball analyst.For the fifth time this preseason, our experts took part in a mock draft, as we all continue to prep for real fantasy football drafts, which are right around the corner.This was a challenging one, as we used 12 teams and a non-PPR…