Every top 25 team's best reason for optimism next season
Even with the College Football Playoff selection committee's top 25 still battling for semifinal and New Year's Six bowl positions, it's never too early to look ahead to next season.
AAC commissioner wouldn't mind open discussion to expanded playoff
The AAC's Mike Aresco says strength of schedule continues to put non-Power 5 teams such as UCF at a disadvantage, so maybe it's time to again discuss playoff expansion.
Why no one wants to play Iowa State right now
The Cyclones are for real, with a rising star in coach Matt Campbell and a QB who turned down Alabama.
How a 1968 high school title explains Nick Saban's legendary career
Fifty years ago, Nick Saban won his first title, at West Virginia's Monongah High. His teammates remember a determined, cerebral leader who always thought three steps ahead. Sound familiar?
Kiper: Herbert 'is the guy if you need a QB'
Mel Kiper breaks down Oregon QB Justin Herbert and explains why the Giants should take him if he is on the board in April.
Kiper: This year's draft is 'all defense'
Mel Kiper on why he only has three offensive skill players on his big board and if anyone can challenge Nick Bosa for the top pick.
Saturday, September 8
|matchup||result||passing leader||rushing leader||receiving leader|
|Ball State BALL||ND 24, BALL 16||B. Wimbush 297||J. Gilbert 72||M. Boykin 119|
|Western Michigan WMU|
#21 Michigan MICH
|MICH 49, WMU 3||S. Patterson 125||K. Higdon 156||N. Collins 44|
|Eastern Michigan EMU||EMU 20, PUR 19||T. Wiegers 312||D.J. Knox 152||B. Banham 99|
|Kansas KU||KU 31, CMU 7||T. Poljan 177||P. Williams Jr. 125||K. Johnson Jr. 68|
|Buffalo BUFF||BUFF 36, TEM 29||T. Jackson 275||K. Marks 138||A. Johnson 76|
|Howard HOW||KENT 54, HOW 14||C. Newton 159||J. Rankin 147||D. Parson 107|
|Morgan State MORG||AKRON 41, MORG 7||K. Nelson 232||V. Edwards Jr. 109||J. Morris 94|
|Maryland MD||MD 45, BGSU 14||J. Doege 143||T. Johnson 124||Q. Morris 85|
|Utah UTAH||UTAH 17, NIU 6||T. Huntley 286||Z. Moss 66||B. Covey 129|
|Cincinnati CIN||CIN 21, M-OH 0||G. Ragland 139||D. Ridder 100||J. Gardner 80|