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December 15, 2014
CFB Barometer: Bowl Edition
How will Bryce Petty and the Baylor Bears react in the Cotton Bowl after being left out of the College Football Playoff?
December 1, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 15
Baylor needs a dominating win against Kansas State this week, and to do that the Bears need a healthy Bryce Petty.
November 24, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 14
J.T. Barrett went from lost and overwhelmed to a revelation for the Ohio State Buckeyes this season.
November 17, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 13
Todd Gurley's season is over after he tore an ACL on Saturday, turning the Georgia running game over to the Chubb Corporation.
November 9, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 12
Indiana's Tevin Coleman has endured a three-game scoring drought, by far the longest streak over the last two seasons.
November 3, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 11
Ameer Abdullah is having a huge year, but a knee sprain he suffered Saturday has his season hanging in the balance.
October 26, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 10
Marshall is plowing through Conference USA this season with Rakeem Cato at the helm.
October 20, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 9
DeVante Parker made a triumphant return to Louisville on Saturday against NC State after missing the first seven games of the season with an injury.
October 13, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 8
Don't worry Toddy Gurley owners, Nick Chubb is here to save the day.
October 6, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 7
Everett Golson and the Irish have a matchup this week against North Carolina that could pay off well for fantasy owners.
September 29, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 6
A wrist injury knocked C.J. Brown out of Saturday's game, but Maryland will need the dangerous quarterback for this week's bout with Ohio State.
September 22, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 5
After a year dealing with injuries, Kenneth Dixon is back as a game-changing playmaker who can impact fantasy teams.
September 15, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 4
Brett Hundley has had a tough start to the year, and now he's dealing with a shoulder injury from Saturday's game.
September 8, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 3
J.W. Walsh looked good for the Cowboys, but a broken foot will relegate him to the sidelines.
September 1, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 2
Brett Hundley ran for a score but didn't find the end zone passing in an uneven season debut Saturday against Virginia.
August 25, 2014
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 1
Everett Golson is back for the Irish and has ignited optimism in South Bend as the 2014 season kicks off this week.
July 28, 2014
CFB Barometer: Derrick Henry Moving Up
Derrick Henry was a playmaking revelation for Alabama late in his freshman season last year, and the offseason arrest of fellow Alabama RB Kenyan Drake should help Henry get his foot further into the door in 2014.
January 9, 2014
CFB Barometer: Looking to 2014
Derrick Henry served notice in Alabama's Sugar Bowl loss that he has a bright future for the Tide.
December 16, 2013
CFB Barometer: Bowl Season Edition
In what could be his final game for Louisville, Teddy Bridgewater faces Miami in what is sure to be an emotional bowl game for the quarterback.
November 25, 2013
Aaron Murray's collegiate career is over after he suffered a torn ACL on Saturday.
November 18, 2013
Lache Seastrunk's groin injury has been borderline catastrophic for fantasy owners, and he could miss his second game in a row this week.
November 11, 2013
Nathan Scheelhaase has been exceptional in his last two games, but Illinois faces the bully of the Big Ten this week in Ohio State.
November 4, 2013
The Hurricanes lost their star playmaker and one of the nation's best running backs for the season when Duke Johnson went down with a broken ankle Saturday.
October 28, 2013
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley is in a rut, but the most difficult stretch of the schedule is now behind the Bruins.
October 21, 2013
Now is the time to buy low on Washington's Keith Price, who is coming off consecutive mediocre games but faces some light defenses in the weeks ahead.
October 13, 2013
A promising season was cut short for Missouri's James Franklin when he suffered a separated shoulder Saturday.
October 7, 2013
Quarterback Chuck Keeton's season-ending injury likely will have a negative impact on all of Utah State's fantasy players.
September 30, 2013
A knee injury, a fired coach and a whole lot of trouble at USC. Is it any wonder that Marqise Lee gets a Downgrade this week?
September 23, 2013
Marshall's Rakeem Cato should have his way with most of Conference USA due to his athleticism and newfound dual-threat ability.
September 16, 2013
Brett Hundley has been the difference maker this year for the Bruins, emerging as one of the nation's best dual-threat quarterbacks.
September 9, 2013
Braxton Miller suffered a knee injury Saturday that has him in doubt for Ohio State's matchup this week with California.
September 2, 2013
J.W. Walsh came on in relief for Oklahoma State on Saturday and turned in a quality dual-threat effort. He could be in line for bigger days ahead if he keeps the job.
August 26, 2013
With the 2013 ready to kick off, Johnny Manziel is a huge question mark entering the season as an ongoing NCAA investigation makes him a risky play.
December 11, 2012
Wisconsin faces a formidable defense in Stanford in the Rose Bowl, which doesn't bode well for Badgers running back James White.
November 26, 2012
Aaron Murray has had a sensational season, but this week he and the Georgia Bulldogs face Alabama in the SEC championship.
November 19, 2012
Matt Barkley's injured shoulder means USC will do battle against mighty Notre Dame with a redshirt freshman at the helm.
November 12, 2012
Zac Stacy's injury issues have allowed Wesley Tate to prosper for Vandy.
November 5, 2012
Clemson's Tajh Boyd is as hot as it gets in college football.
October 29, 2012
Denard Robinson aggravated a nerve in his throwing elbow Saturday against Nebraska, making his status for this week uncertain.
October 22, 2012
Coming off a huge game, is it time to sell high on USC's Matt Barkley?
October 15, 2012
Ray Graham is causing problems for Rushel Shell in Pittsburgh as a timeshare is stifling the latter's production.
October 8, 2012
Rex Burkhead has been in and out of the Nebraska lineup with a knee injury, and he was once again forced to the sideline Saturday.
October 1, 2012
Fantasy owners expecting Eddie Lacy to produce like recent Bama stars have likely been disappointed thus far in 2012.
September 24, 2012
Montee Ball was forced out of Saturday's win over UTEP with a concussion, his second in about a month.
September 17, 2012
The nation's top tight end, Tyler Eifert, was shut out last week in the wake of concussion issues, leaving his status for this week in doubt.
September 10, 2012
Stacy has been largely held in check through two games for the Commodores, and four of his next five games are in conference.
September 3, 2012
Rex Burkhead is an early casualty of the 2012 season, and his production won't be easily replaced for Nebraska.
August 27, 2012
Cierre Wood is a casualty in the season's inaugural Barometer as he was suspended for Notre Dame's first two games, a huge blow for the Irish and fantasy owners alike.
December 5, 2011
CFB Barometer: Looking Ahead to 2012
Eddie Lacy could be the next in a string of standout running backs for Alabama.
November 28, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 14
Darron Thomas might shoulder more of the offense after LaMichael James was injured in the Civil War.
November 21, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 13
Marquess Wilson has made a lot of noise for the Washington State Cougars this season.
November 14, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 12
D.J. Woods' fantasy prospects took a hit when Cincy quarterback Zach Collaros went down with an injury.
November 7, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 11
Ryan Broyles' outstanding collegiate career is over after tearing his ACL last weekend.
October 31, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 10
Markus Wheaton is having a stellar season for the Beavers, but he has found the end zone just once this year.
October 24, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 9
It's been an injury-riddled last year for Northwestern's Dan Persa.
October 17, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 8
With Derek Moye out with an injured foot, Justin Brown is the top receiver for Penn State.
October 10, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 7
G.J. Kinne lost Damaris Johnson, but Bryan Burnham has stepped up big for the Golden Hurricane.
October 3, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 6
Dan Persa saw his first game action Saturday and tossed four TD passes before re-injuring his right heel.
September 26, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 5
South Carolina's Stephen Garcia can look like an elite gunslinger one game and then completely lost the next.
September 19, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 4
Denard Robinson's value in his legs, but he might never be a great passer.
September 12, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 3
Arizona's Nick Foles has been a gunslinger thus far, but he has a gimpy knee for this week's matchup with Stanford.
September 6, 2011
CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Down Week 2
Quarterback Dan Persa's absence in the season opener was not good for receiver Jeremy Ebert. Questions remain for Northwestern.
August 29, 2011
CFB Barometer: Week 1 Kicks Off
Hey Fans, it's time to kick off the college football season. The premiere edition of the Barometer scopes out who's up and who's down.