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Peyton Manning
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 total...
Braden Gall
8 months ago
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Urban Meyer
The 2013 college football regular season had distinct and unique character. The No. 2 team in the nation didn’t lose every weekend like in 2007. And one player didn’t captivate the nation like Cam Newton in 2010 or Johnny Manziel last...
Braden Gall
8 months ago
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The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl didn’t go according to plan for Buffalo. The Bulls were easily defeated by San Diego State, and an onside kick in the fourth quarter was an epic fail.Punter Tyler Grassman attempted an onside kick, but instead of...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
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Shane Carden
East Carolina will try and cap off one of the most successful seasons in program history with a victory over Ohio in the Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl in St. Petersburg, Fla.East Carolina went 9-3 this season, including road victories...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Andrew Luck
Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs welcome Andrew Luck and the AFC South champion Colts into Arrowhead for a 1:00 p.m. ET game on CBS that will likely be a preview for a playoff matchup just two weeks from now. If the season ended today, Kansas...
Stephen Schindler
8 months ago
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Nick Foles
NFC division leaders share the spotlight tonight when the Chicago Bears take on the Philadelphia Eagles at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Both the Bears and Eagles enter this game at 8-6 and atop the NFC North and East, respectively, and one of them can...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Drew Brees
NFC South supremacy and playoff positioning are both squarely on the line today when the New Orleans Saints pay a visit to the Carolina Panthers at 1 p.m. ET on FOX. The Saints (10-4) can secure both the division title and a first-round bye in the...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Tom Brady and the New England Patriots travel to Baltimore to take on Joe Flacco and the defending champion Ravens at M&T Bank Field on Sunday at 4:25 p.m. ET on CBS. The Patriots are bitter after a last-second loss against the Dolphins, who...
Stephen Schindler
8 months ago
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Joe Flacco
Several quarterbacks and tight ends are either dealing with injuries or have already been ruled out for Week 16. Athlon Sports has the latest information on the names you need to know.Joe Flacco, QB, Baltimore Ravens vs. New England PatriotsFlacco...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Wes Welker
Denver will be missing one of its key weapons for its Week 16 meeting with Houston, but the Texans should have their main horse in their lineup. Here is the latest information on some other injured wide receivers to get you ready for championship...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Victor Cruz
One Giant wide receiver has already been sidelined for the rest of the season. Are there any other key wideouts in danger of not playing in Week 16?Victor Cruz, WR, New York Giants at Detroit LionsCruz suffered a concussion and a knee injury last...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Ray Rice
If your fantasy team is still alive, Week 16 is what you have been working towards all season. With no margin for error when it comes to setting your lineup here are some running back injuries you need to know about.Ray Rice, RB, Baltimore Ravens...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Adrian Peterson
It’s Week 16, which means championship week for most fantasy leagues. Will the reigning NFL MVP be available to help your team try and win a title? Here’s the latest update on Adrian Peterson and some other key running backs.Adrian...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Ryan Grant
Tulane is back in postseason play for the first time since 2002, when Chris Scelfo guided the Green Wave to the Hawaii Bowl after a 7–5 regular season. This time around, Tulane will be playing its bowl game in its home stadium, the Mercedes-...
Mitch Light
8 months ago
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Melvin Gordon
Wisconsin’s 2014 Big Ten title hopes received a boost on Friday, as running back Melvin Gordon announced his intention to return for next season.Gordon is only a junior but could have left early for the NFL Draft, as he redshirted after...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
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A new trend has popped up in recent years for college football teams, as some have scheduled games in baseball stadiums. Illinois-Northwestern played at Wrigley Field and Yankee Stadium in New York hosts the Pinstripe Bowl.Boston College and Notre...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
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Branden Oliver
Schools that are separated by 2,600 miles on opposite coasts will meet for the first time ever on the gridiron when Buffalo and San Diego State face off in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise, Idaho.Buffalo went 8-4 and finished second (6-2) in...
Mark Ross
8 months ago
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Oregon announced it will have new Nike “Mach Speed” uniforms for its Dec. 30 bowl matchup against Texas.This uniform is also a sneak peek at what to expect from the Ducks in 2014.According to the Nike release, here's a sample about...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
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Louisville Cardinals
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. I finished the regular season 43-34-1 and that is where — if it were...
Braden Gall
8 months ago
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Sammy Watkins
The college bowl season is a great opportunity for us to get a look at the next crop of fantasy football stars. Pre-draft Combine and Pro Day workouts are fun, but nothing beats evaluating a player in live game action under the bright lights of a...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
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Baylor Bears
The 2013 college football regular season had distinct and unique character. The No. 2 team in the nation didn’t lose every weekend like in 2007. And one player didn’t captivate the nation like Cam Newton in 2010 or Johnny Manziel last...
Braden Gall
8 months ago
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Jon Gruden
Jon Gruden is back in the coaching rumor carousel once again. Last year the former NFL coach was mentioned prominently as a name to watch at Tennessee. Now the rumor mill has placed Gruden in the mix at Texas. If you are following along on Twitter...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
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The 35 bowl games on this year’s roster may be too many for some.That’s fine. For some of us, that’s not enough. Not just because if the insatiable need for December and January college football. Bowl games — especially bad...
David Fox
8 months ago
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Sean Miller
The Pac-12 finally returned to national prominence last season with five NCAA bids, placing two teams in the Sweet 16.This season may be even better. The Pac-12 and the Big Ten are the only conferences with two undefeated teams, and Arizona and...
David Fox
8 months ago
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Could there be room for a third or fourth team in the two-team race for the Big 12 title?The return of Marcus Smart to Oklahoma State and the arrival of Andrew Wiggins at Kansas appeared to set up those two programs atop the Big 12 this season.One...
David Fox
8 months ago

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