Notre Dame redshirt junior DB KeiVarae Russell announced his return from academic suspension.
The SEC passed a proposal to ban transfers who committed "serious misconduct" at a previous school.
Louisville edge rusher Devonte Fields' assault charge will be dismissed after he completes an anger management course.
FSU sophomore RB Dalvin Cook is a "dynamic threat as a runner and receiver," observes ESPN's Jared Sanker.
Former Wisconsin redshirt freshman S Austin Hudson officially transferred to South Florida.
Walter Football ranks Wisconsin's Derek Watt as the top draft-eligible fullback.
Maryland junior WR Marcus Leak has left the program due to personal reasons.
ESPN's Jared Sanker believes Pittsburgh junior RB James Conner will be more productive in 2015 because quarterback Chad Voytik "should present more of an aerial threat to complement the ground attack."
Arizona State senior OW D.J. Foster "is an elusive, shifty runner who runs with good pad level and has a burst to him," according to Walter Football.
Georgia Tech junior QB Justin Thomas is "the most capable passer [HC Paul] Johnson has had as Yellow Jackets coach," writes ESPN's Jared Sanker.
Louisiana Tech senior RB Kenneth Dixon "is a compactly built shifty runner with good balance, but he probably won't get a lot of yards after contact in the NFL," according to Walter Football.
ESPN's Jared Sanker believes Clemson sophomore QB Deshaun Watson "could end up running away" with the ACC offensive POY award if he stays healthy this year.
ESPN's Chantel Jennings argues that Arizona redshirt junior WR Cayleb Jones is the Pac-12's best receiver.
Florida State graduate QB Everett Golson "will likely need to lead Florida State to a division title" to have a shot to earn the conference's offensive POY award, surmises ESPN's Jared Sanker.
Arizona sophomore RB Nick Wilson "is a serious rushing threat who probably doesn’t get nearly enough credit," notes ESPN's Chantel Jennings.