Orange Crush: Clemson topples No. 1 'Bama for national title

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson rolled No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship ...

Alabama-Clemson IV: Can Saban's dynasty reach new heights?

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban and Clemson coach Dabo Swinney went through the familiar routine Sunday. Joint news conference, during which Swinney does most of the...

At Alabama, Clemson everything matters in building champs

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — At Alabama and Clemson, being the best at one thing means being the best at everything. That sounds like coach speak or corporate-retreat lingo, but Crimson T...

Bama-Clemson loaded with NFL draft picks along D-line

Quality defensive linemen are just about the toughest find in football. "Well, I do think that most people would agree, whether it's the NFL draft or trying to find guys and recruit ...

Podcast: Previewing Bama-Clemson, reviewing bowl season

No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson meet in the College Football Playoff for the fourth straight season, playing for the championship for the third time. On the latest AP Top 25 College ...

A bigger college football playoff faces series of obstacles

When talking about the possibility of expanding the College Football Playoff, the word momentum gets tossed around a lot. Expansion seems inevitable. Why? Because playoffs always exp...

Column: With Alabama-Clemson IV set, get ready for part 5

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Before Alabama-Clemson IV is even played, know that part five of college football's epic championship series already is in production. The top-ranked Crimson ...

Lawrence lights up Notre Dame, No. 2 Clemson cruises 30-3

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trevor Lawrence threw for 327 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson beat No. 3 Notre Dame 30-3 on Saturday in the Cotton Bowl to reach the College Football Playoff champ...

Kyler, Tua and 'Generation Z' QBs take over college football

Trent Dilfer has been head coach for the national high school quarterback competition known as Elite 11 since 2011, and even in that short period of time the quality of players coming through the prog...

Power Transfer: Why Georgia QB Fields could make big move?

Georgia quarterback Justin Fields is on the transfer market, a move that could have a huge impact on and off the field. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, USA Today's ...

AP Coach of the Year: Notre Dame's Kelly wins for 2nd time

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly is The Associated Press college football Coach of the Year, becoming the third coach to win the award twice since it was established in 1998. Kelly received ...

AP Top 25 Podcast: Recruiting heats up with early signing

The early signing period begins next week, when most schools will secure the majority of their 2020 freshmen classes. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , Mike Farrell,...

Bowl Season! Reasons to watch all 39 games and who will win

A moment of silence, please, for Wyoming, Southern Miss, Miami (Ohio) and Louisiana-Monroe. Those four teams reached bowl eligibility, but there were no postseason games available fo...

Ferris State's Campbell leads AP D-II All-America team

Ferris State quarterback Jayru Campbell, who has led the Bulldogs to the national championship game, highlights The Associated Press Division II All-America team along with two of his teammates. ...

Stick, North Dakota State highlight AP FCS All-America team

North Dakota State quarterback Easton Stick was one of three Bison players selected to The Associated Press FCS All-America team. Stick is joined by North Dakota State offensive line...