Florida HC Will Muschamp praised sophomore RB Kelvin Taylor's third down ability.
Stanford redshirt sophomore Barry Sanders Jr. has been named the school's No. 2 RB.
Washington redshirt senior edge rusher Hau'oli Kikaha is not afraid of tearing his left ACL for the third time.
USC redshirt junior QB Cody Kessler praised new HC Steve Sarkisian's up-tempo shotgun offense.
According to one anonymous college football assistant that does not have an affiliation to the Gators, Miami "started a war" after allegedly turning in former Florida assistant coach Joker Phillips for a recruiting violation, per SI's Pete Thamel and Thayer Evans.
Stanford junior WR Ty Montgomery is expected to start the season opener against UC Davis after recovering from shoulder surgery.
Colorado State graduate senior RB Dee Hart is considered probable for the school's season opener against Colorado.
Oregon senior CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu is expected to return punts.
CBS Sports' Rob Rang ranks Washington junior LB/S Shaq Thompson as the No. 17 overall prospect.
Louisiana-Lafayette head coach Mark Hudspeth "will emerge as one of the hottest commodities in college coaching" this season, writes FOX Sports' Bruce Feldman.
Louisville senior RB Michael Dyer (quadriceps) is considered questionable for the season opener on Sept. 1 against Miami.
NFLDraftScout.com projects four running backs -- Todd Gurley (Georgia), Melvin Gordon (Wisconsin), Mike Davis (South Carolina) and T.J. Yeldon (Alabama) -- as possible first-round picks.
Former Nebraska junior DT Aaron Curry transferred to TCU.
Texas A&M redshirt senior G Jarvis Harrison "has been described by Aggies' coaches as their most athletic offensive lineman and he flashes the talent worthy of early round consideration," reports CBS Sports' Rob Rang.
Auburn announced sophomore QB Jeremy Johnson will start the opener against Arkansas on Saturday.