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Is South Carolina the latest team to have a chrome helmet in the uniform rotation? It’s possible.The team’s equipment staff tweeted out a photo of this chrome helmet, but also mentioned later on that South Carolina will be wearing its...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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1. Expect Brickyard speeds to be up considerablyNASCAR’s new car and the ever-looming fear of a repeat of 2008’s tire issues at Indianapolis sent several teams to the 2.5-mile speedway over the spring and summer for testing sessions....
Geoffrey Miller
1 year ago
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Most of college football’s preseason hot seat coach rankings list USC coach Lane Kiffin at the top or in the top five. But if you believe athletic director Pat Haden, there’s no reason for Kiffin to worry about his job security.In a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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It's like something out of Lifetime movie. Reliever Dane De La Rosa discovered an injured bird near the Angels' bullpen and brought his new feathered friend to the clubhouse. All that's missing is Sarah McLachlan's "Ams of an...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
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New Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck has brought some much-needed energy into the program, and the Broncos are already off to a good start on the recruiting trail for the 2014 signing class. And Fleck's task is to get Western Michigan back...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Michigan’s last share of the Big Ten title occurred in 2004, but the Wolverines appear to be inching closer to a return to the top of the conference.Coach Brady Hoke is assembling some of the nation’s top talent on the recruiting trail...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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2013 is shaping up to be an interesting year in the Big 12. Six or seven teams have a case to be picked No. 1, so this could be one of the more entertaining (and wide-open) conference title races in the nation.Oklahoma has won at least 10 games in...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Statistical production, individual awards, team success, longevity, supporting cast, level of competition, raw talent and overall athletic ability all factor heavily in determining overall greatness. Sometimes, you simply know greatness when you...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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West Virginia Stadium
West Virginia has taken a long and winding path to Big 12 competition. It hasn't had an undefeated season since the AP Poll was implemented in 1934, has played in three difference conferences and was an independent as well. The Mountaineers...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Brand image is a massive part of modern 21st century business and college football is big business.Signature uniforms like the Sooners or Cowboys, unique hand signals or historic mascots like Bevo help separate one team from the next in...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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An Ole Miss chrome helmet made its rounds on the internet a week ago, but it doesn’t appear the Rebels will be wearing that version anytime soon.But what about a powder blue version? Ole Miss previously wore a similar variation, in the 1980s...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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A relatively quiet day around college football as Big Ten Media Days winds down in Chicago. 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...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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"Do we have to go back?!"That was the question asked by Clint Bowyer, referring to returning to the Sprint Cup Series, following Wednesday's Mudsummer Classic at Eldora Speedway. And he didn't even race.NASCAR’s Camping...
Matt Taliaferro
1 year ago
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The 2012 season wasn’t a pleasant one for USC. The thud from preseason No. 1 to 7-6 with a two-touchdown loss to Georgia Tech in the Sun Bowl qualifies as one of the most disappointing for any school anywhere.Painful as it was, that season...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
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Norv Turner
More than half of the teams in the AFC will have at least one new coordinator in 2013. Most of the staff changes are the result of the five new head coaches that were hired by Buffalo, Cleveland, Jacksonville, Kansas City and San Diego and filling...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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Pat Shurmur
Similar to the AFC, half of the teams in the NFC made a change at either offensive or defensive coordinator, or both, during the offseason. Three teams — Arizona, Chicago and Philadelphia — hired new head coaches, which meant they...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
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“I think it was a success. It was such a great show. This is real racing right here, and that’s all I’ve got to say.”  With those words from race-winner Austin Dillon, NASCAR’s inaugural trip to the famed Eldora...
Matt Taliaferro
1 year ago
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Buffalo launched a rebranding effort this summer, and the team debuted its new jerseys and helmets for 2013 at MAC Media Days.The Bulls are hoping to brand themselves as the State University of New York, and the new jerseys reflect the rebranding...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Most coaches would envy Rick Pitino. Louisville won the national championship and returns every key player other than Peyton Siva and Gorgui Dieng. Those are major losses, for sure, but the Cardinals may start the season ranked in the top three.The...
David Fox
1 year ago
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Miami, Ohio is making a pretty drastic switch to its uniforms for 2013.And needless to say, it’s quite an interesting change, as the RedHawks are adding a chrome helmet with the block M in front (instead of the sides as in previous years)....
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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In a freak accident, pitcher Tim Hudson's right ankle was broken when he was stepped on by Eric Young while covering first base last night. The incident ended one of Hudson's best starts this season and spoiled Atlanta's 8-2 victory...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
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Brand image is a massive part of modern 21st century business and college football is big business.Signature uniforms like Clemson's alternate purples, picturesque campuses like Blacksburg, Va., or historic personalities like Bobby Bowden help...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
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Vanderbilt coach James Franklin and his staff are on an annual coaches treat in Chattanooga, but that didn’t stop the third-year head coach from having a little fun.Franklin took the challenge of jumping from a 50-foot cliff into the lake,...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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Florida State tight end Nick O’Leary was involved in a scary motorcycle accident in early May, but details of the crash have been kept largely quiet for the last two months. O'Leary was not seriously injured in the crash, which is hard to...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
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The Pac-12 North is viewed as a two-team race in 2013. Oregon and Stanford are the class of the North, but there are a lot of eyes on Washington this year.The Huskies have a revamped and improved Husky Stadium after spending a year in the Seahawks...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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