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Former Notre Dame RB Greg Bryant “Opens” His Recruitment To Play Elsewhere In 2016

Former Notre Dame running back Greg Bryant was declared academically ineligible for the 2015 season earlier this month. In the aftermath of that decision, Bryant reassured Fighting Irish fans that he would remain at ND and “come back with a vengeance” in 2016.  Those plans ultimately changed. Bryant elected to go the junior college route, enrolling at ASA College in Miami. This...
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Nebraska defensive end Ross Dzuris has incredible head shot

If championships were given out to the team with the best head shot, Nebraska would be celebrating a title right now.  Paul Myerberg, a college football writer for USA Today, tweeted out the head shot of Huskers’ junior defensive end Ross Dzuris.  It’s incredible.  Proudly presenting the 2015 CFB head shot of the year: Nebraska DE Ross Dzuris pic.twitter.com/ilgKzwBWk3...
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The 5 Most Expensive Games To Attend During College Football’s Opening Week

If you find yourself not being able to stop humming fight songs, no one would blame you, as the opening kickoff to the college football season is just about two weeks away. The fanfare, the bands, the tailgates and traditions are all coming back in full blast, as teams play for positions in the second four-team College Football Playoff.  The Ohio State Buckeyes are the defending...
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Tyvis Powell challenges Cardale Jones to Circle Drill

College football’s most entertaining couple was back at it this morning.  Ohio State’s Cardale Jones and Tyvis Powell – father and son (or son and father, depending on who you talk to) – are roommates in Columbus. They share an apartment.  Earlier, Powell tweeted out a nice photo of the duo with the caption, “Pretty much sums up a day in my apartment.”  Pretty...
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Photos: Louisville Drops New “ChromeVille” TECHFIT Uniforms

Wednesday, Louisville, on Twitter, teased what appeared to be new, black uniforms for the football team. Thursday, it became official. The Cardinals will be wearing an alternate thread for their game against Clemson on Thursday, September 17. Louisville and adidas are calling the new look “ChromeVille.” They’re from the apparel manufacturer’s TECHFIT x Primeknit line. It’s...
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Video: Oregon Duck Does Hilarious Recruitment Video Mocking Sororities

Sorority recruitment videos are all the rage these days.  Surely, you’ve seen them, but if you by some chance haven’t, you can check one out here.  The Oregon Duck wanted to get in on the action, so the Ducks released their own hilarious, mocking recruitment video.  It’s pretty great. 
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Video: Oklahoma State Released An Awesome Hype Video For The 2015 Season

Oklahoma State is a week away from opening its 2015 season.  The Cowboys are set to take on Central Michigan next Thursday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m. E.T.  In anticipation of their season starting, Oklahoma State’s video production team has released an awesome hype video.  Check it out: 
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Report: Auburn athletics saved athlete-friendly major from elmination

Auburn’s athletic department prevented the university from getting rid of an athlete-friendly major, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. According to the report, Auburn academic officials voted in 2013 to get rid of the undergraduate major of public administration, a popular major for Tigers’ student-athletes. When this happened, Auburn’s athletic officials...
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Les Miles promises he supports Michigan, Jim Harbaugh

Les Miles will likely never escape the questions about his alma mater, Michigan.  The 61-year-old LSU coach played for the Wolverines. He was a graduate assistant under legendary UM coach Bo Schembechler and later an assistant coach for eight seasons. Any time the program is struggling and/or has a coaching vacancy, his name is brought up as the potential savior to the program...
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UCLA starting QB Rosen will not speak to reporters during regular season

A media ban of sorts has been imposed on UCLA starting quarterback Josh Rosen.  The freshman QB, who tonight was named the Bruins’ starter for their Week 1 against Virginia, will meet with reporters tomorrow.  That session will be all the UCLA beat gets with the team’s starting quarterback. Rosen, a true freshman, will not speak to the media during the regular season.  ...
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Ohio State Football Players React To Serious Leg Injury To Promising Wide Receiver Noah Brown

Ohio State wide receiver Noah Brown suffered a serious leg injury at practice this evening, according to multiple reports.  Brown, a sophomore, had a tremendous spring, was having a great training camp and was expected by many to have a breakout season this fall.  Multiple Ohio State football players have tweeted about the injury, sending their thoughts and prayers to Brown, a...
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13 College Basketball Programs Featured On Covers Of Athlon’s 2015-16 Season Preview

We haven’t even started the college football season yet, but college basketball is also set to sneak up on us before we know it. Athlon Sports releases its season preview magazine on September 8, and 13 of college basketball’s powerhouse programs are featured on 11 different editions of the publication. From Kentucky’s Tyler Ulis to Kansas’ Perry Ellis, the covers feature...
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The 12 most relevant teams in college football today

College football season is upon us, and a new year brings a new set of standards.  Elite programs around the country are ready to bang heads and fight for a spot in only the second ever College Football Playoffs, but we’re here to help you dig your way through the muck and the mire and find the teams that matter most; the teams with all the hype and the fan bases to back it up...
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Ohio State Football Cancels Media Session, Rumors Swirling Of Possible Major Injury

Various Ohio State football players and coaches were scheduled to meet with the media this evening after practice.  Interviews have been cancelled.  According to multiple reporters at the Buckeyes’ facility, the Woody Hayes Athletic Center, the mood is extremely somber. A player was reportedly carted off the field and rumors of a major injury to a Buckeye are swirling.  Bad...
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Virginia Tech Looking Into Fining Its Football Players Money As Discipline Measure

Soon, college football players will be able to receive cost of attendance stipends to go along with their full scholarships. At Virginia Tech, the 2015-2016 COA figure is listed at $3,620 for out of state players, per CBS Sports. If defensive coordinator Bud Foster has his way, that money may also open up the option for coaches to fine players for transgressions. Foster spoke about...
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2016 5-Star Linebacker Caleb Kelly Reveals A Loaded Top 5, Sets Official Visits

Caleb Kelly, a five-star linebacker in the 2016 class, has revealed his top five schools and his five official visit dates. Kelly, a 6-foot-3, 215-pound prospect out of Fresno, Calif., is ranked the No. 2 player at his position and the No. 16 player in his class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings.  His top five schools: Michigan, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oregon and Texas.  His five...
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Photos: Miami Football Will Wear Custom Cleats Against Nebraska Designed By Hurricanes’ Alum

A big non-conference game against one of college football’s most-storied programs requires some special cleats.  Miami is getting some.  Every Hurricane will be wearing custom Adidas cleats, designed by SolesBySir, a UM alumnus, for the contest against the Huskers.  The swag is in the details. Every @SolesBySir cleat is designed for just that player #ItsAllAboutTheU #teamadidas...
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Video: Clemson Kicker Greg Huegel Drills Kick While Entire Team Screams At Him

How do college football coaches simulate the pressure and environment of a big time game for their kickers during practice? Surround them with the entire team, and have them scream incessantly. Redshirt freshman Greg Huegel is currently starting at placekicker for the Clemson Tigers, a job he hopes to hold on to when incumbent starter Ammon Lakip returns from his suspension, and...
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Video: Big Ten Network Releases Promo For Second Episode Of Ohio State’s “Scarlet & Gray Days”

Set your DVRs, Ohio State fans.  The second episode of the Big Ten Network’s Scarlet & Gray Days, a Hard Knocks-style show about the Buckeyes’ training camp, is set to air tonight at 7 p.m. E.T. on BTN.  Here’s a promo the network released about the episode, which will apparently focus on Braxton Miller’s position change.  It’s almost time, @OhioStAthletics fans...
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Ohio State Is Blasting “Enter Sandman” At Practice While Preparing For Virginia Tech

Preparation for Virginia Tech has begun at Ohio State.  The Buckeyes, who open the 2015 season against the Hokies in Blacksburg, Va., are practicing against Virginia Tech schemes this afternoon.  While they’re doing it, they’re blaring the Hokies’ unofficial anthem, Metallica’s Enter Sandman. Love it: #OhioState practicing vs #VirginiaTech schemes while cranking Hokies’...
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Report: ASU assistant Bo Graham resigned due to relationship with student

On Monday, Arizona State running backs coach Bo Graham, the son of ASU head coach Todd Graham, resigned under mysterious circumstances. Former Arizona State QB Rudy Carpenter stirred some buzz on Monday night with his tweet hinting that the younger Graham had to step down due to some canoodling with an ASU student.  Today, CBSSports’ Doug Gottlieb reported the fire to Carpenter’s...
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Photo: Missouri Adds SEC East Champions Sign To Faurot Field

Missouri’s Faurot Field is getting upgraded today.  The Tigers, who have won back-to-back SEC East Division titles, will be making sure their fans don’t forget about those achievements.  Missouri is adding a “SEC East Champions 2013, 2014″ sign to the top of the Faurot Field press box.  New signage going up at #TheZou #MIZ pic.twitter.com/PbntU1LJZm — Shawn Davis (...
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Photo: Adidas Created A Ridiculous Texas A&M “Yell Leader Overalls” Replica T-Shirt

One of the great Texas A&M traditions is Midnight Yell Practice, which is held the night before home football games and led by a group of elected students known as Yell Leaders. Those students wear t-shirts and overalls dressed up with various phrases and their names. There’s no place like home. Congrats to our ladies who #BTHOnsu at home tonight! #GigEm #AggieSoccer pic.twitter...
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LSU will have an array of cleats to choose from

LSU is one of the best programs in college football every season, and they look good too. The Tigers have some of the most iconic uniforms and helmets, and one of the coolest fields in the country. They also get some pretty sweet kicks, courtesy of the folks of Nike. LSU’s equipment room tweeted a photo of the nine cleats that they have available this year. There isn’t a bad...
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Washington State To Wear “ESF” On Uniforms This Year

This past June, Washington State President Elson Floyd passed away from cancer, just two weeks after taking a leave of absence from the school. It looks like the university is going to make sure that he’s a part of the 2015-2016 campaign in spirit, though. Wednesday, Washington State announced that all of its athletics teams will be wearing uniforms with a white patch featuring...
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