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The shortest season in major sports moves into its second month, and there’s still a ton to learn.The ACC has two frontrunners in Florida State and Clemson, but neither have been able to get out of their own way in the past. The best of the...
David Fox
1 year ago
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The midpoint of the 2013 season is getting closer...Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Tuesday, October 1stSouth Carolina quarterback...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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In the Week 6 episode of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 podcast, co-hosts Braden Gall and David Fox give a few quick reactions on what happened in an eventful Week 5 and then take a look at this week’s action.In this week’s podcast:•...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Alabama silenced any doubters — and there were some despite the team’s No. 1 ranking — with an emphatic 25-0 win over upstart Ole Miss in Oxford. Elsewhere, Georgia held on to the No. 2 spot in our power rankings with a huge win...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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One of the two huge SEC games lived up to the hype last weekend. Georgia outlasted LSU 44-41 in an epic clash in Athens. There was, however, little drama in Tuscaloosa, where the Alabama defense pitched a shout out against Ole Miss.SEC Week 5 Recap...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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The epicenter of college football’s Week 5 schedule is once again in the SEC, as Georgia hosts LSU in a battle of two top-10 teams. With a loss to Clemson in Week 1, the Bulldogs have to win this game to stay alive in the national title...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Two heavyweight battles highlight the Week 5 slate in the SEC. LSU, off to a 4-0 start, travels to Georgia in a potential preview of the SEC Championship Game. Ole Miss, which already has won two road games, heads to Tuscaloosa to take on the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Missouri is the last unbeaten team in the SEC East. The Tigers haven’t played a tough schedule, but coach Gary Pinkel’s team has won all three of its games by at least 15 points.Missouri has one more non-conference game remaining, which...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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The SEC coaches countdown, much like the league in recent years, is a two-team race.Kentucky’s John Calipari and Florida’s Billy Donovan are the only coaches in the league who have built programs who can challenge for college basketball...
David Fox
1 year ago
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The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama.Who would have thought NC State would have converted on four fourth-downs to hand Florida State it's first and only ACC loss...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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LSU has three consecutive double-digit win seasons, but the Tigers were a bit of a mystery entering 2013.With eight starters gone on defense, along with a new coordinator on offense, LSU was going to need some time to get all of the new faces...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Another week, another meaningful slate of games in the SEC.Georgia wrestled control of the East Division by beating South Carolina 41-30. The Bulldogs got a huge performance from quarterback Aaron Murray and running back Todd Gurley, while the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Even though South Carolina and Georgia played in Week 2, it’s a huge game for positioning in the SEC East title picture.With everything on the line in Saturday’s game, it was no surprise to see the intensity for both teams at a high...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Tennessee freshman receiver Marquez North was one of the top recruits in coach Butch Jones’ first signing class on Rocky Top.North has five receptions through the first two weeks, with his best catch coming against the Hilltoppers.The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Aaron Murray
Georgia and South Carolina have combined to win the last three SEC East titles, and Saturday’s game will play a key role in determining the division champion this year.After losing to Clemson last Saturday, the Bulldogs have to win against...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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After three marquee games, Sept. 7 may end up being a slow week in college football. The schedule is littered with FCS games and off weeks before a mammoth Sept. 14.Teams may not want to look ahead, but Athlon Sports does.With the Week 1 madness...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Like it or not, Las Vegas rarely gets it wrong, so tracking betting lines should always be a big part of each football weekend — even if there are no bets on the line. Whether you condone gambling or not, think of it as becoming a more...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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South Carolina’s trip to Georgia highlights the Week 2 slate in the SEC.  Also, Florida heads to South Florida to play at Miami, and Tennessee hosts Western Kentucky in an intriguing battle of first-year head coaches. In addition, two...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
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Tajh Boyd
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Week 1 of the 2013 college football season is in the books, and a few coaches are feeling the pressure after their opening week performance.Connecticut’s Paul Pasqualoni takes the top spot in Athlon’s hot seat rankings after Week 1. The...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Clemson fans may still be partying in the streets, and Georgia fans may still be sulking even into the middle of the week after a wild season opener. But there’s still a long way to go before the rare top-10 Week 1 matchup is put into its...
David Fox
1 year ago
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In episode 2 of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 Podcast, Braden Gall and David Fox talk about the ups and downs from the first week of games, plus a quick lookahead for Week 2.Our topics in this episode:• What was impressive about Clemson’s 38...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Alabama RB T.J. Yeldon
It’s only Week 1, but if the early indications are true, the SEC is deeper and better than 2012. LSU showcased the next wave of talent in a win over TCU, Ole Miss picked up a good road win over Vanderbilt, Arkansas handled Sun Belt favorite...
Mitch Light
1 year ago
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Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Not only did Georgia lose Saturday’s game to Clemson, it was costly in the health department.Running back Todd Gurley suffered a thigh injury against the Tigers, and receiver Malcolm Mitchell is lost for the year due to a torn ACL. In bizarre...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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