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What Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst says about 'great' Leonard Fournette and LSU

LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda came to the Tigers from Wisconsin
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
18 minutes ago

Cincinnati Football: Scouting UT-Martin

It’s time for football.  COTP looks at the Bearcats’ week 1 opponent, the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks. The Skyhawks are a very respectable program at the FCS level, generally finishing in the top half of the Ohio Valley Conference standings.  UT-Martin even beat Memphis in 2012, but that was pre-Justin Fuente, pre-Paxton Lynch, during the Tigers’ C-USA days.  Over the past...
Via FOX Sports
18 minutes ago

Missouri Tigers 2016 Predictions

The Gary Pinkel era is over, now Barry Odom steps in as the new head coach of the Tigers. How will his first year go? September: at West Virginia- The Mountaineers are tough to beat at home. This is a far from ideal situation for the Missouri Tigers to open their season and start Odom’s tenure as head coach. This will be a chance for us to see how the new offense has come together...
Via FOX Sports
19 minutes ago

Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio posts awesome hype video

Michigan State Football coach Mark Dantonio posted an epic hype video on Twitter Monday. We are just three days away. Three short days stand between the offseason and the start of Michigan State Football. It’s hard to believe that the crushing Alabama loss in the Cotton Bowl was about nine months ago now, but we are finally over the offseason hump.Must Read: MSU Football: 15...
Via FOX Sports
19 minutes ago

Hurricanes offensive coordinator Thomas Brown likes depth

Offensive coordinator and running backs coach Thomas Brown after Tuesday’s practice. (Matt Porter) [Watch tackling drill at Tuesday morning practice] [Even before HS, Shaq Quarterman was a ‘beast’] [Miami enters 2016 starting three freshmen at linebacker] [Florida A&M-week depth chart] [Kaaya has plenty of faith in Hurricanes’ defense] Hurricanes offensive coordinator...
Via Canes Watch
20 minutes ago

College Football: 5 most underrated teams in 2016

There are many underrated teams in college football entering the 2016 season, from teams looking to make it to a bowl game, to teams competing for conference championships, but here are the five most underrated teams. With the start of a new season upon us in college football, comes the discussion of what teams will be there for the playoff? What teams will make a bowl game?...
Via FOX Sports
20 minutes ago

Risk and reward: Jimbo Fisher hopes tough opener pays dividends for FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is as anxious as everyone else to see if scheduling one of the Seminoles' toughest opponents to start the season will pay dividends.Fourth-ranked Florida State has a history of opening up against Power Five opponents -- including Miami and Clemson -- but that was before the College Football Playoff. The Sept. 5 game in Orlando...
Via AP on Fox
23 minutes ago  |  Discuss

SQ Big Ten Preview

What Happened in 2015? Conference Champion: Michigan State (12-2, 7-1 Big Ten) def. Iowa, 16-13Coach of the Year: Kirk Ferentz, IowaThe Hawkeyes opened the 2015 season absent from the AP Top 25 and picked to finish fourth in the Big Ten West (according to USA Today). They responded with an undefeated regular season and proved to the nation that they were severely underestimated...
Via The Sports Quotient
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Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio posts awesome hype video

Michigan State Football coach Mark Dantonio posted an epic hype video on Twitter Monday. We are just three days away. Three short days stand between the offseason and the start of Michigan State Football. It’s hard to believe that the crushing Alabama loss in the Cotton Bowl was about nine months ago now, but we […] Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio posts awesome hype video...
Via Spartan Avenue
43 minutes ago

FIU vs Indiana Q&A with The Crimson Quarry

For some big answers on Indiana football it’s only right we go to a B1G blog. Sister-site The Crimson Quarry stops by to answer some questions about the season opener between FIU and Indiana. Don’t be shy to stop by their site for more coverage of Indiana football as they have more insight on this week’s game between FIU and Indiana. Cyrus Smith: After Kevin Wilson took Indiana...
Via Underdog Dynasty
53 minutes ago

WATCH: Chevron #HumanEnergyStories: Michael Rector

​Stanford wide receiver and human biology student Michael Rector breaks down the science behind using “soft hands” to catch high-speed passes.
Via Stanford Cardinal Athletics
56 minutes ago  |  Discuss

USC OT Chad Wheeler injured, Chuma Edoga to start

The USC Trojans will be down a big piece of their offensive line this weekend when they take on the top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide. Three-year starter Chad Wheeler has been dealing with plantar fasciitis for majority of the summer and he will not be able to play a significant role in Saturday’s season opener. Head coach Clay Helton announced that sophomore Chuma Edoga would get...
Via Campus Sports Net
56 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Texas vs. Notre Dame: Two perspectives on a two-QB system

Charlie Strong indicated he has picked a starting quarterback on Monday, but declined to say who it was. How does his strategy compare to Brian Kelly’s 2-QB system? Much like Notre Dame’s endlessly fascinating quarterback situation, Week One opponent Texas and head coach Charlie Strong has been struggling to choose between a pair of QBs for […] Texas vs. Notre Dame: Two perspectives...
Via Slap the Sign
1 hour ago

Buffalo Bulls Game By Game Previews - Northern Illinois

at Buffalo Bulls Northern Illinois Date / Time Saturday, October 22nd / 3:30 Television TBD Venue Huskie Stadium Storyline The Bulls take to the road and look to be big underdogs against an NIU team that has enjoyed a tremendous decade of success. Series History This will be the 11th meeting between these two teams. UB first played NIU at Dekalb...
Via Bull Run
1 hour ago

The Best Games Of College Football's Opening Weekend

If you're anything like me, you've been eagerly anticipating this weekend for months. Since Alabama defeated Clemson in the National Championship January 12, we've been left in a football-less void that is finally coming to an end. Predictions have been made, preseason polls have been released, and finally we'll be able to see some actual games.There are an enormous amount of...
Via The Sports Quotient
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

UGA looks for breakout season for Lorenzo Carter

ATHENS — Lorenzo Carter still wears the wrist bands. They’re from the state football championships he won while playing at Norcoss High in 2012 and 2013. Those victories were secured in the Georgia Dome. Carter will return to the Dome for the first time since then along with the Georgia Bulldogs when they face North Carolina in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game this Saturday. And...
Via Dawg Nation
1 hour ago

Meet Joe Burger: Ohio St captain who isn't on depth chart

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) When Ohio State announced its seven captains, the names were familiar and fairly predictable. Except for one: Joe Burger. Those who haven't studied Ohio State games closely over the past three seasons probably haven't heard of Burger, a senior backup linebacker who walked on and finally earned a scholarship this summer thanks to his work ethic, gritty determination...
Via AP on Fox
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Harbaugh Says This Many Freshmen Are On The Two-Deep

Jim Harbaugh continues to add to the number of freshmen who could see playing time this weekend. According to the Michigan coach on a conference call Tuesday, up to 15 first year players will be on the Wolverines two-deep. Harbaugh on Big Ten call re: freshmen could be: "12, 13, 15 in two deep this season" — angelique (@chengelis) August 30, 2016 A couple weeks ago, Harbaugh...
Via Diehardsport
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Live updates: Mark Richt’s press conference, Florida A&M week

Mark Richt addresses the media on Tuesday, Aug. 30, in advance of Florida A&M. (Matt Porter) [Watch tackling drill at Tuesday morning practice] [Even before HS, Shaq Quarterman was a ‘beast’] [Miami enters 2016 starting three freshmen at linebacker] [Florida A&M-week depth chart] [Kaaya has plenty of faith in Hurricanes’ defense] Keep it here for live updates from...
Via Canes Watch
1 hour ago

Kenny Hill 'has a lot to prove' for TCU as starting QB

The last time quarterback Kenny Hill started a season opener he was playing for Texas A&M, passing for 511 yards as a sophomore to lead the Aggies to a 52-28 win over South Carolina on Aug. 28, 2014.TCU coach Gary Patterson no doubt would take a repeat performance when Hill makes his first start for the 13th-ranked Horned Frogs in Saturday's 2016 opener against South Dakota State...
Via AP on Fox
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Brad Kaaya still believes in Miami Hurricanes defense

Brad Kaaya on Tuesday. (Matt Porter) [Watch tackling drill at Tuesday morning practice] [Even before HS, Shaq Quarterman was a ‘beast’] [Miami enters 2016 starting three freshmen at linebacker] [Florida A&M-week depth chart] When Brad Kaaya was a senior at West Hills (Calif.) Chaminade High, he recalled playing with seven future Division I players on the offensive side...
Via Canes Watch
1 hour ago

Alabama OL Alphonse Taylor not guilty of DUI

The Alabama Crimson Tide got some good news on Tuesday when it was reported that offensive lineman Alphonse Taylor had been found not guilty of DUI by a Tuscaloosa court. He will be able to rejoin the team and hopefully be on the field for the team when they face off against USC Saturday night. Earlier this year, Taylor was arrested on charges of DUI after he hit another car, which...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech Hokie 2016 Depth Chart Observations

Josh and Dad talk about the Ones and Twos of the Hokie Starting Roster for Saturday Something substantive finally popped on the football front, yesterday. A copy (labeled “Unofficial”, but from all the usual sources good for accurate information) of the 2016 Fall Virginia Tech Hokie Depth Chart appeared on the webs. For the average fan this might mean something closer to knowing...
Via Gobbler Country
1 hour ago

Buffalo Bulls Football: Previewing key players for Albany

Football season is right within striking distance with this Friday's home opener versus the Albany Great Danes. The Great Danes are an FCS opponent that are picked to finish 11th in the Colonial Athletic Association this season. Despite the low expectations for Albany, there are always some players that standout and opposing fans should watch for. DJ Crook: Quarterback Quick...
Via Bull Run
1 hour ago

ACC Power Rankings - Week 1

The season hasn’t even started and already no one knows what to make of the Coastal. The season is almost here! In a few short days our trek through the wilderness of the offseason will reach its conclusion as our Jackets open the season across the pond. Before we get there, here is a last look at how the ACC stacks up heading into the 2016 season. This will be a weekly feature...
Via From the Rumble Seat
1 hour ago
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