Garrett, Fournette lead the way for The Program in NFL Draft

In each edition of the College Football America Yearbook, Publisher Kendall Webb selects a team of the nation’s top incoming freshmen designated by their signing year — e.g., the Class of 2017. The team is the equivalent of a Freshman All-America team for the upcoming season, but we also continue to track their progress throughout their collegiate careers as the goal is to find players that can make an impact early…

April 30, 2017

January 9: This Date in American Football History

January 9, 2017

Everyday celebrates the past, present and future of American football including birthdays, deaths, and important games and events that have occurred in the past through our daily feature This Date in American Football History. Get to know the legends of American football – the sport’s greatest heroes including players and coaches, and relive some of the greatest plays and moments in the game’s history. Then be sure to check out our Legends Library for historical profiles on…


January 9: Three college football legends born

This Day in College Football History: January 9 Two College Football Hall of Fame inductees were born on this date along with a recent major award winner who will likely someday join them. Ben Ticknor and Jerome “Brud” Holland both enjoyed Hall of Fame careers in the first half of the last century while Justin Blackmon was a two-time winner of the Biletnikoff Award in 2010 and 2011. Ticknor was…

January 9, 2016