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See, Oregon fans, was that such a long wait?Even as Florida State and Ohio State demolished their Week 9 opponents, Oregon still took the leap up to the No. 2 spot in the second BCS standings as expected. Oregon defeated UCLA 42-14 to begin a...
David Fox
10 months ago
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The SEC has more than its share of quality quarterbacks, each with a superlatives. AJ McCarron is the winner. Aaron Murray is the career achiever. Johnny Manziel is the most dynamic.After Saturday, it would be tough to argue against South Carolina...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
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If Oklahoma and Oklahoma State can keep this up, the Bedlam Game will be mighty interesting.The Sooners and Cowboys remained among the nation’s one-loss teams this week, but more important, they showed they remain Big 12 title contenders...
David Fox
10 months ago
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David Cutcliffe
The ACC was short on marquee games for Week 9, but the conference provided some intrigue.Duke upset Virginia Tech to earn bowl eligibility for the second consecutive season.Florida State and North Carolina cruised to easy victories, while Miami...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Pac-12 Football
Stanford and Oregon handled their business in impressive fashion against Oregon State and UCLA, respectively. The Ducks blew past UCLA with a high-powered offense and better-than-advertised defense while the Cardinal used a typically physical...
Braden Gall
10 months ago
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The final Saturday of October gave us further examples of two truths of the soon-to-be-defunct BCS:1. October is way too early to be frustrated about the BCS rankings.2. October is a perfect time to be frustrated with the BCS rankings.On the first...
David Fox
10 months ago
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Big Ten Football
Ohio State and Minnesota stole the show again this week in the Big Ten. The Buckeyes need to win out in convincing fashion — and get some help from Florida State, Oregon and Alabama — to get into the BCS title game. A 49-...
Braden Gall
10 months ago
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Aaron Rodgers
Division rivals headed in opposite directions are on tap for tonight when the Green Bay Packers take on the Minnesota Vikings at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Mike McCarthy’s Packers (4-2) entered Week 8 having won three in a row and with a half-game...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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Wes Welker
Calvin Johnson and Dez Bryant may not be at 100 percent, but both are ready for their head-to-head matchup today. Which other top wide receivers dealing with injuries can be counted on for Week 8?Wes Welker and Eric Decker, WRs, Denver Broncos vs....
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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DeMarco Murray
Dallas is hoping to have its workhorse back while Atlanta’s top ball-carrier finally looks ready to fly again. Here is the latest on some key running back injury situations entering today’s action.DeMarco Murray and Lance Dunbar, RBs,...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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Jimmy Graham
Six teams are on bye, but there are still plenty of talented tight ends to go around in Week 8. The biggest question is will Jimmy Graham and Rob Gronkowski finally be on the field in the same week?Jimmy Graham, TE, New Orleans Saints vs. Buffalo...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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C.J. Spiller
Roster depth will really be tested in Week 8 with six teams on bye. Here are some running backs that were listed on their team’s injury report that you need to know about before setting your lineup.C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson, RBs, Buffalo...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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Peyton Manning
Two elite quarterbacks were surprise additions to the Week 8 injury report, while another fantasy favorite appears ready to return to the field. Here are the quarterback injuries you need to know to get your team ready for today’s action....
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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Larry Fitzgerald
A couple of highly drafted wide receivers could finally pay some dividends this week while a pair of Jaguars is ready to go on the prowl in London. Here’s the latest on their playing status and some other wide receivers for Week 8.Larry...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
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Nebraska suffered a disappointing loss at Minnesota on Saturday, but running back Ameer Abdullah turned in one of the few bright spots for the Cornhuskers.In the fourth quarter, Abdullah hurdled a Minnesota defender to put the Cornhuskers into...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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First it was Clive Walford. And now it’s Stacy Coley. Miami’s receivers provided plenty of highlight-reel plays against Wake Forest.Coley’s catch was a huge play in terms of momentum for the Hurricanes, which survived an upset bid...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Ball State’s Willie Snead is quietly one of the nation’s most-productive receivers, and the junior made one of 2013’s top catches against Akron. 
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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After going up 21-0 against Iowa State, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy was caught by the cameras with a few comments about the Cyclones’ pass defense.It’s a short vine from @PistolsGuy, but it sums up what the Oklahoma State coach...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Miami tight end Clive Walford made a nifty one-handed grab in the first half of Saturday’s game against Wake Forest.With the Hurricanes trailing 14-3, Walford grabbed a pass by quarterback Stephen Morris for a big gain, which helped Miami...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Marcus Mariota
UCLA comes into this game against the No. 3 Ducks after a brutal 24-10 loss against Stanford. Things don't get any easier as they get a firsthand look at the nation's second-best scoring offense at 57.6 points per game. Bruins'...
Stephen Schindler
10 months ago
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Kevin Hogan
Oregon is considered a heavy favorite to win the Pac-12 North, but Stanford and Oregon State are still in the mix. The Cardinal’s national title hopes took a hit with a loss to Utah on Oct. 12, while the Beavers are still trying to recover in...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Maty Mauk
In the preseason, Missouri-South Carolina appeared to be just a typical SEC contest. There was some upset talk surrounding this game, especially since this was slated to be the Gamecocks’ third consecutive road test. But fast forward to...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Braxton Miller
The Buckeyes are right in the thick of the national title race following a 34-24 victory over Iowa. Braxton Miller displayed his dual-threat abilities as he completed 81 percent of his passes for 222 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 102...
Stephen Schindler
10 months ago
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Justin Worley
September 18, 2004. That's the last time the scoreboard read in Tennessee's favor in the Third Saturday in October. Butch Jones was still an offensive coordinator at Central Michigan, yet to begin his head coaching stints at CMU, Cincinnati...
Stephen Schindler
10 months ago
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Ndamukong Suh
Two teams that are 4-3 in the NFC and more known for offense will go toe-to-toe on Sunday when the Dallas Cowboys matchup with the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. ET on FOX. Strap in and get ready for this one because the points should come in bunches....
Stephen Schindler
10 months ago

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