Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – A year ago, very few expected the
Auburn Tigers to even compete in the SEC Western Division, let alone win the
league and play in the BCS National Championship Game.
The Tigers worst-to-first run in 2013 has given hope to other teams in the SEC
that they could be next in line for a surprise run at the championship, but
one program stands out as the most likely to earn that distinction: the
Mississippi State Bulldogs.
Fortunately for the Bulldogs, they won’t need to climb as far as Auburn did to
reach the ranks of continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – This time one year ago, new San Diego head coach Dale
Lindsey knew exactly what he had in his Toreros football team.
What he had was an offensive power led by veteran quarterback Mason Mills and
a handful of talented receivers, surrounded by experienced players on the line
and in the backfield. The same went for his defense, which was filled with
seniors ready to make the most of a golden opportunity.
That opportunity came in the form of the Pioneer Football League’s first-ever
automatic bid to the FCS playoffs, which awaited the league champion. San
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The Mountain West Conference winner
lost one game the last two years after eight consecutive seasons of unbeaten
campaigns. Don’t expect a team to run the table in 2014 but Boise State could
The Broncos return their greatest number of starters since 2010 when they
finished the season 12-1. Their lone defeat that year came in overtime at
Boise State is not a lock to win the MWC but with Utah State and Colorado
State losing tons of talent from their rosters, the Broncos should cruise into
the conference title game. From continue
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Three brushes with the law is more than
enough to cause some serious red flags to be raised regarding someone’s
However, if you are 6-foot-6, run like the wind and can take it to the house
whenever the ball is in your hands, those red flags aren’t as damning.
Once the nation’s No. 1 recruit coming out of high school, wide receiver
Dorial Green-Beckham continued his meteoric rise in the college game, becoming
a standout playmaker, already oozing with NFL talent.
Just a sophomore in 2013, Green-Beckham hauled in 59 balls, for 883 yards continue
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – Drake placed the most players on the
Pioneer Football League preseason team with six on Wednesday.
Tight end Eric Saubert, linebacker John Hugunin and punter Cam Bohnert made the
team after earning all-league first-team last December. Offensive lineman Troy
Whitmer, defensive lineman Matt Acree and defensive back Brad Duwe also made
the preseason squad following second-team honors on last year’s postseason
San Diego, which was voted first in the 11-team’s preseason poll on Tuesday,
had four players on the preseason team.
2014 Preseason All-Pioneer Football League Team
WR – Reggie Bell, San continue