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Florida has decided on Jeff Driskel as their starting quarterback

via @tarinmoses Finally, Will Muschamp has made a decision on who will be the Gator’s number one quarterback. Muschamp had not announced a starter and gave both quarterbacks the opportunity to play last week against Bowling Green. As a matter of fact, the first play of the game Muschamp sent both onto the field. Muschamp says “it will be Jeff’s game to play. I told him I don’t...
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September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Florida State loses Brandon Jenkins for season

US Presswire Brandon Jenkins, a two-time All-ACC selection, will miss the rest of the season due to a foot injury he suffered in the Seminole’s season opener against Murray State. Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher said that x-rays on the 6-3, 260-pond defensive ends foot were negative after the game, but that an MRI he received on Monday must have changed that out-come. Jenkins...
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September 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Vanderbilt coach James Franklin hears from SEC about missed call

Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin said that he heard from the SEC just 15 minutes after their loss to number 9 South Carolina. The play in question is the no-call on 4th and 7 pass interference below, where Carolina safety DJ Swearinger is clearly holding the left arm of Vandy receiver Jordan Matthews. While Franklin won’t say what the SEC told him, the call clearly cost Vandy...
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September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Steve Spurrier says Connor Shaw is having trouble lifting his arm

*And all Gamecock fans groan* Connor Shaw was 7 of 11 for 67 yards against Vanderbilt on Thursday night. Shaw was hit towards the end of the 2nd quarter on a short run. He was checked out on the sideline, but was later shuffled to the locker room for further examination. Shaw did return to the game and replaced his backup Dylan Thompson, who was 0 for 3 while in the game, but was...
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September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Top 5 rundown

All of the teams in the top 5 won their games yesterday and all did so with ease except for one. #1 USC 49 – Hawaii 10 USC destroyed Hawaii. The Trojans put up 20 points in the first quarter and 15 in the second before they let off a little after half. Matt Barkley looked like himself throwing for 377 yards and 4 touchdowns. Both receivers Marqise Lee and Robert Woods scored touchdowns...
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September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Labor Day

College Football Bethune Cookman completed this amazing Hail Mary on 3rd and 10 [VIDEO] – Throw The Flag Louisville 32, Kentucky 14: The Clock Starts Ticking on Joker Phillips – Team Speed Kills ESPN’s GameDay Aggieland-bound for Florida showdown – Houston Chronicle Animated: Kentucky fan attempts high five, fails – Kegs ‘N Eggs Nick Saban and Alabama reload, crush Michigan...
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September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Buckeyes Enter the Urban-Age with 56-10 Win

Urban Meyer began his coaching career at Columbus with a 56-10 win against the University of Miami (Ohio). It was a slow start but in the end Braxton Miller shined, leading the Buckeye offense with 368 total yards. The sophomore Miller had 207 passing and 161 yards rushing (the most ever for a Buckeye QB). At first, it appeared the Meyer-magic may be still be in retirement. Ohio...
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September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Northwestern edges ‘Cuse in thriller at Carrier Dome

Just when Syracuse thought they had rallied back and grinded their way to a victory in the season opener, it all went for naught. Trevor Siemian, part of a two quarterback tandem for Northwestern lobbed a touchdown to Demitrius Fields with 44 seconds to go to clinch the game for Pat Fitzgerald’s Wildcats at the Carrier Dome. The Orange found themselves down early and eventually...
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September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU’s return game doesn’t appear to have lost a step

LSU’s dynamic return man Tyrann Mathieu was dismissed from the team a couple of weeks ago and many thought that LSU special teams may suffer. Sophomore wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has different ideas about that, he’s already returned two punts for touchdowns against the North Texas Mean Green, even though the first return was called back. This bodes well for LSU, who was...
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss
PLANES AND AUTOMOBILES

Ex-USC players accepted gifts?

Two former USC athletes are being accused of accepting improper gifts while they were in school. Will USC be punished over it?

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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois receiver Martel Moore had a spectacular catch against Iowa

Northern Illinois leads Iowa 10 – 6 heading into halftime. If Iowa struggles this season, is Kirk Ferentz on the hotseat heading into next season?
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Corso picks Alabama on ESPN Gameday

And who could blame him. If the Wolverines are to have any chance in this game Denard Robinson will have to account for about 400 yards. Good luck Wolverines.
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Rooster guy makes appearance at Notre Dame vs Navy

This guy has been seen before, and today he gave us a little Irish jig dance in the endzone during the Notre Dame vs Navy game in Ireland. video via TheBigLead
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell Leads Spartans to Victory Over Boise State

Le’Veon Bell kicked off his 2012 Heisman Campaign with a 44 carry, 210 yard, and 2 Touchdown spectacular. Bell also had 6 catches for 55 yards in Michigan State’s 17-13 win over Boise State. “He’s one of those guys that if you keep giving him the ball he’s going to get stronger,” Boise State head coach Chris Petersen said. “They have a big offensive line. Eventually...
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Fitzgerald Toussaint Suspended for Alabama Game

Michigan Head Coach Brady Hoke has finally suspended running back Fitzgerald Toussaint for his drunk driving arrest earlier this year. Toussaint and reserve defensive end will sit out #8 Michigan’s season opener, Saturday, against the #2 Alabama Crimson Tide. Without Toussaint in the line up Denard Robinson will have to pick up the slack and make plays against a rebuilt but likely...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

#1 USC Trojans

Southern California Our number one ranked team may come as no surprise to many. The USC Trojans are just ending a two-year probation period where they weren’t allowed to play in the Pac 12 championship game or a bowl game. While it has had an affect on their depth, the Trojans are loaded and in the questionable Pac 12 they should do just fine. Lane Kiffin is in his third season...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Kent State player goes the wrong way

This is a play that will live forever. Watch as sophomore Golden Flashes linebacker Andre Parker scoops up a Towson muffed punt and returns it 58 yards in the wrong direction. The biggest problem I have with the whole play is the fact that the Towson players tackled him. WHY? Where they just that confused? Did they not understand that had he kept going and dropped the ball or run...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

#2 LSU Tigers

LSU The LSU Tigers are coming off of an amazing season that ended horribly for them. Les Miles was highly criticized for his decisions in the BCS Championship game and he deserved every bit of it. The Tigers seemed to just roll over and give up with Jordan Jefferson at the helm. This year the Tigers are poised to have just as amazing a season as their 13 wins last year, but it all...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

LSU running back Michael Ford cleared to play

LSU running back Michael Ford has been going through an appeals processwith the NCAA because of academic eligibility. Ford’s status for this season has been up in the air, but last night Les Miles said that Ford has been cleared to play this weekend against North Texas. LSU’s Les Miles says that Kenny Hilliard and Alfred Blue will get the bulk of the carries for the Tigers on...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss
RIGHT PLACE RIGHT TIME

UNLV WR juggles pass, Gophers DB scoops INT

UNLV quarterback Nick Sherry threw a decent enough pass to sophomore wide receiver Devonte Davis, but Davis juggled the ball and tipped it up just enough for Minnesota’s Derrick Wells to intercept it. The game was tied at 13 with 50 seconds left in the game. This is the second interesting interception on this first day of 2012 college football, the first took place during the...
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan was representing Cal

We all know who Alex Morgan is, and if you don’t you do now. The US women’s soccer team member and Cal graduate tweeted the following picture. This post was just an excuse to post this picture. [AlexMorgan13]
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August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

South Carolina’s Marcus Lattimore scores the first TD of 2012 season

Marcus Lattimore and South Carolina have started out a little shaky. Lattimore fumbled on his first carry back since injury and the first of the 2012 season, but he made up for it a few plays and turnovers later with this 29 yard touchdown run. [ESPN]
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August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

#3 Alabama Crimson Tide

Alabama The Alabama Crimson Tide are the defending national champions and there are two words to describe them this season … Nick Saban. Saban has established himself as THE coach in college football and he does so by reloading yearly. The Tide return junior quarterback A.J. McCarron, who didn’t have a spectacular season last year, but when you play quarterback on a Nick Saban...
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August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

#4 Oklahoma Sooners

Oklahoma The Sooners are the easy favorites to win the Big 12, but no one outside of the state of Oklahoma seems to be predicting they’ll win a national title. Big Game Bob Stoops has senior quarterback Landry Jones returning. Jones threw for 4463 yards last season and there’s no reason to think that he won’t hit at least 4000 this season. While Jones lost Ryan Broyles to...
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August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

#5 Oregon Ducks

Oregon The Oregon Ducks lost quarterback Darron Thomas and running back LaMichael James, but that shouldn’t hinder the Chip Kelly offense one bit. Chip Kelly announced on August 24th that redshirt freshman Marcus Mariota would be the starting quarterback. Mariota beat out sophormore, and expected starter, Bryan Bennett for the job. Mariota is a dual-threat quarterback who was...
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August 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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