From crazy road trips to pillow-soft starts to the season to games that leave you wondering how they ever got scheduled in the first place, a look through the 2016 schedule is eye-opening.
NCAA penalties against Georgia Southern include the loss of two football scholarships in 2016-17, a 10 percent reduction in official visits and a 10 percent reduction in football evaluations.
What's the link between German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Bama coach Nick Saban? They are part of our list matching college football teams to the Euro 2016 final eight.
Derek Tyson RecruitingNation
View from atop the stands at the Mercer satellite camp. Coaches from Kentucky, Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech, Middle Tennessee State, Georgia State and Georgia Southern all in attendance.
Derek Tyson RecruitingNation
I've seen coaches from Kentucky, Georgia Tech, Georgia State and Middle Tennessee State so far at the Mercer satellite football camp.
Tennessee shouldn't overlook App State
With 17 returning starters from last season, expectations are high on Rocky Top. But a season-opening loss to Appalachian State, winner of 11 games last season, would be devastating to Butch Jones' team. Top Week 1 matchups (Insider)
Nathan Harris, a Troy football player who went from walk-on to starting holder last season, has died following a motorcycle crash in Alabama.
Highlights: Robert Blair
The 49ers grabbed the former Appalachian State defensive end early in Round 5. Check out some of Blair's best highlights.
The Idaho Vandals will make an unprecedented drop from the FBS to the FCS and return to the Big Sky Conference.
Idaho and New Mexico State will no longer be Sun Belt football only members after the 2017 season, sources told ESPN.
WATCH: Appalachian State signing day coverage
Tune in for comprehensive coverage of the next class of Appalachian State stars that signed the dotted line to play for the Mountaineers. Live on ESPN3
Missouri's Andrew Baggett kicked six field goals, accounting for all the National team's offense in an 18-17 victory over the American in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Saturday.
The NCAA has largely accepted the Louisiana-Lafayette football program's self-imposed sanctions stemming from an investigation into fraudulent entrance exam scores for recruits.
Will Trevillion, a sophomore defensive tackle at Texas State, died Wednesday. The cause of death is not yet known. He was 20.
James Madison's Everett Withers has been named the new head coach at Texas State.
Texas State is still looking for a head coach after TCU co-offensive coordinator Doug Meacham turned down an offer when the sides couldn't agree on financials.
Georgia Southern wins first bowl game
The Eagles rushed for 452 yards and seven TDs to roll past Bowling Green for a 58-27 win. Favian Upshaw led the way with 199 yards and four scores.
Favian Upshaw ran for 199 yards and four touchdowns to help Georgia Southern beat Bowling Green 58-27 in the GoDaddy Bowl on Wednesday night.