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Texas is something of football royalty and the fans know it. Just ask the Longhorns. Or better yet, ask fans of Texas A&M.Being the top historical football program in the top football state certainly has its perks, starting with your own...
Athlon Sports
12 months ago
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The SEC rules the recruiting rankings, but three big-time Big Ten signees from the last two seasons could play major roles in how the league is decided.Michigan and Ohio State are both plugging in five-star signees from the class of 2012 in...
David Fox
12 months ago
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Fall camps starting up this week. The 2013 season is almost here.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 Thursday, August 1stTCU quarterback...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Missouri’s Henry Josey was one of college football’s top running backs in 2011, but he suffered a significant knee injury late in the year and was forced to sit out all of 2012.Although it’s uncertain if Josey will be the same...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Pro skateboarder Bob Burnquist may have the coolest backyard in the world, filled with insane ramps that look like they came straight out of a video game. He uses those ramps, and a helicopter to unleash a barrage of over-the-top tricks. If you...
Rich McVey
12 months ago
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New Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck certainly isn’t short on energy or interesting ideas.The first-year coach revamped the Broncos’ uniforms for 2013 and recently walked on fire. No, really.And if that wasn’t enough, Fleck and...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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In the spirit of "The Super Bowl Shuffle," meet the MLS All-Stars as they rap a truly terrible, "We're Better Than the Rest!" The '85 Bears would be proud. "We're Better Than the Best" by The MLS All...
Rich McVey
12 months ago
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After serving a one-year postseason ban, North Carolina is poised to make a run at the ACC Coastal title in 2013.The Tar Heels return 13 starters, including quarterback Bryn Renner and receiver Quinshad Davis. Even though guard Jonathan Cooper and...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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With the turn of the calendar to August, fall practice is officially set to begin across the nation for all 125 college football teams.Most teams are settled at quarterback, but there are a handful of programs still looking for the right answer...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Penn State is still dealing with NCAA sanctions, but the program appears to be on stable ground with second-year coach Bill O’Brien. The Nittany Lions rebounded from an 0-2 start to finish 8-4 last season, which included a win over Wisconsin...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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The conventional thinking in the Big 12 may be that the team whose quarterback takes the reins will win the league.Indeed, only one of the top six passers, Texas’ David Ash, in the Big 12 returns for 2013.But in our exercise in picking the...
David Fox
12 months ago
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One thing is pretty clear about the new Big East: Projecting the league is going to be difficult.Georgetown and Marquette tied for the Big East title in the old conference, but both teams lose key players. Villanova, which defeated Georgetown and...
David Fox
12 months ago
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USC is used to having prolific quarterbacks. Stanford is used to big-time tight ends. UCLA is used to productive running backs. And Oregon State can usually count on its defensive tackle position to hold its own.In 2013, all four of those positions...
David Fox
12 months ago
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Last season the most impactful trades didn’t seem that impressive when they were announced. But the additions of Hunter Pence and Marco Scutaro by San Francisco shifted the balance of power toward the Giants in the NL West and eventually led...
Charlie Miller
12 months ago
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To help guide you through the 2013 Fantasy NASCAR season, Athlon Sports contributor Geoffrey Miller will be offering his best predictions for each race. And because Yahoo's Fantasy Auto Racing game is arguably the most popular, he’ll...
Geoffrey Miller
12 months ago
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Fall camps starting up this week. The 2013 season is almost here.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 Wednesday, July 31stOhio State...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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The Oregon football uniforms are now the second-most garish thing about Oregon football. GoDucks.com released a slideshow for the Football Performance Center where the Ducks will move this season.You know how Google or other Silicon Valley giants...
David Fox
12 months ago
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The transfer saga of former Notre Dame signee Eddie Vanderdoes appears to be finished. According to a report in the Los Angeles Times, the California native was granted a waiver to play in 2013 and will not have to sit out a season due to transfer...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel will miss the next two weeks of action, as the junior quarterback is recovering from an appendectomy.Driskel is expected to return in time for the season opener against Toledo. While the junior is sidelined, Tyler...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Miami Marlins pitcher Chad Qualls celebrated his strikeout against the New York Mets with a self-congratulating fist pump…followed by a trip and tumble on the ground.   
Rich McVey
12 months ago
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Every year, college football fans are introduced to a handful of players that become household names by the end of the season. Predicting which players will breakout any year is never an easy task.The Big Ten has plenty of candidates to project for...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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The Coastal Division is up for grabs in 2013, as Virginia Tech, North Carolina, Georgia Tech and Miami all have a strong case to be picked No. 1 this preseason.The Hokies regressed from one of the ACC’s top title contenders to a 7-6 team last...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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Coming off a 2-10 record, Ole Miss entered 2012 with low expectations. Despite beginning the season with question marks on both sides of the ball and a new coach in Hugh Freeze, the Rebels were one of the SEC’s biggest surprises, recording a...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
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The difference between the SEC and other conferences, at least on the field, is often the play on the offensive and defensive lines. Recent national championship programs at Alabama, Auburn, LSU and Florida all had standout line play.Then perhaps...
David Fox
12 months ago
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Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde received some good news on Tuesday, as the Columbus police department indicated no charges would be filed in a recent bar incident. The woman involved in the fight declined to press charges against Hyde.Hyde...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago

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