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The Osborne Athletic Facility is a double shot of nostalgia. Red remnants of those back-to-back titles from 1994 and ’95 are unmistakable from the lobby.Inside this impressive place, gifted athletes dead-lift hundreds of pounds, sprint on...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Most of college football’s preseason hype surrounds high-profile quarterbacks, running backs and wide receivers. But arguably the most important position – the offensive line – usually doesn’t garner much attention. However...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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In the days after Jon Embree was fired as head coach at Colorado last fall, the angry and frustrated former Buffaloes tight end went public with complaints about what he perceived was the school’s lack of commitment to winning.Embree said...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Auburn has had its share of dramatic ups and downs through its history. Just ask Gene Chizik.Few may be as well versed in the highs and lows of being at Auburn. The coach presided over the school’s second national championship and third...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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College fantasy football drafts will be heating up over the next few months and Athlon Sports has teamed with the college fantasy football site to provide in-depth coverage for 2013.  Here's a look at the best of the best for Pac-12...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Jalen Ramsey is off the grid. Or at least as much as an incoming college freshman can be in 2013.Nearly seven months before the Brentwood (Tenn.) Academy cornerback signed with Florida State, Ramsey decided he had had enough input on the recruiting...
David Fox
1 year ago
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ACC member Syracuse. Sound strange, doesn’t it? About as strange as a Big East with Creighton among its members.Try to fight it, both are true.This is a time for college basketball fans to either celebrate or hang their heads. Most of the...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Realignment has dominated the college football headlines for a couple of years, resulting in a vastly different landscape across the nation.The changes resulted in the death of one football conference (WAC), with the ACC, Big Ten and SEC inching...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Brandon Jenkins scanned the media room in the bowels of Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium, looking for old teammates preparing for the NFL Draft and having no problems finding them.He realized that he could see more than a dozen reasons why...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Thursday’s NBA Draft was full of surprises from the start. The Cavaliers shocked everyone by taking UNLV’s Anthony Bennett with the first pick. The Bobcats followed by taking Cody Zeller fourth.From the college perspective, the draft...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Hayden begat Bill who begat Bob who begat Mike, Kevin, Kevin, Mark and Mike.Or something like that.College football is full of borrowed ideas and philosophies, and nowhere is that more clear than looking at coaching trees. One head coaching with a...
David Fox
1 year ago
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For many of the installments in our “best and worst times to be a fan” series, it’s been difficult to parse the high points and low points.Oklahoma’s best time was easy: Watching a team go without a loss for 48 consecutive...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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While the term "hot seat" is typically associated with head coaches and their job security, they are not the only ones who feel the heat during an NFL season. Along those lines, the official "start" to the 2013 season is less...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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One-and-done isn’t a one size fits all.Colleges and coaches have had seven draft cycles to navigate the NBA’s rule that a player must be one year removed from high school to be eligible for the NBA Draft.As the NBA sifts through the...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Best and Worst Times to be an Ohio State Football FanPinpointing the best times to be an Ohio State fan are pretty plain: Competing for national titles, winning Rose Bowls, fielding Heisman Trophy winners and, most of all, beating Michigan.Over the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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The Pac-12 Conference doesn’t win a lot of Heisman Trophies, but when it does, it dominates.Over the last 30 years, the league has just three such stiff-armed awards, but USC won those three Heisman in a four-year span from 2002-05: Carson...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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After seven consecutive national championships, the SEC is reigns supreme as college football’s premier conference for 2013. The bottom of the conference isn’t its strength this year, but Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Texas A&M...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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"Win the Day" is a phrase associated with Oregon’s football program in recent years. And with Wednesday’s announcement of penalties from a recent NCAA investigation into the program, there’s no question the Ducks came...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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College football fans know about Johnny Manziel, Jadeveon Clowney, De'Anthony Thomas, AJ McCarron and Marcus Mariota, but there’s a new crop of superstars waiting to emerge. Every college football season always brings new household names...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Before 2009, Alabama and Baylor were in the same boat.It's tough to imagine ways in which the Crimson Tide and the Bears of Waco stood on the same ground in college football history. But four years ago, Alabama and Baylor both lacked Heisman...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Fall college fantasy football drafts are right around the corner and Athlon is here to help win your league in 2013. Athlon Sports has teamed with Joe DiSalvo of thecffsite.com to provide the latest rankings for the upcoming year.Rankings will be...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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When predicting college football’s national champion, experience at quarterback is usually one of the most important factors to consider. However, is it time to reconsider how important experience is under center? Four of the last six teams to...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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The ACC has won two Heisman Trophies. Ever.Florida State has provided both awards to the league when quarterbacks Chris Weinke won the award in 2000 and Charlie Ward took home the stiff-armed trophy in 1993. Both quarterbacks also have National...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Fall college fantasy football drafts are right around the corner and Athlon is here to help win your league in 2013. Athlon Sports has teamed with Joe DiSalvo of thecffsite.com to provide the latest rankings for the upcoming year.Rankings...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Fall college fantasy football drafts are right around the corner and Athlon is here to help win your league in 2013. Athlon Sports has teamed with Joe DiSalvo of thecffsite.com to provide the latest rankings for the upcoming year.Rankings...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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