1. College Football 2013 Predictions: Better, Worse or the Same for Top 50 Teams

    Yes, folks, that's Nick Saban , caught on camera, grinning from ear to ear. And he deserves it after his Crimson Tide punished Notre Dame in the national title game, 42-14 ...

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  2. BCS Championship Game 2013: 9 Biggest Turning Points

    SEC fans are crowing and Notre Dame fans are hiding their team apparel after the Fighting Irish were demolished by Alabama, 42-14. The Crimson Tide won their third national title in four years...

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  3. BCS National Championship 2013: Most Important Player Matchups To Watch

    We talk all the time about those "keys to the game"—what each team must accomplish if they hope to come away from a particular meeting with a victory...

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  4. Ranking the Best Players to Declare Early for the NFL Draft

    The first wave of underclassmen have begun to announce their intentions for next season, whether to stay in college for a final year or head off to the NFL...

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  5. Last-Minute Predictions for Each New Year's Day Bowl Game

    The BCS National Championship Game is next week, and between January 1 and that game, there are several scattered contests to maintain your interest...

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  6. Power Ranking College Football's Top 10 Freshmen from 2012

    Johnny Manziel capped off an excellent freshman campaign with the Heisman Trophy and enough hype to satisfy all but the most avid Tim Tebow fanatic...

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  7. Predicting MVPs for Every BCS Bowl

    With five BCS games on the agenda, there is plenty to talk about heading into the meat of the bowl season, not least of which is potential stars of said BCS games...

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  8. 10 Teams Most Likely to Play in the 2014 National Championship Game

    Let's talk about the title game. The 2014 title game. In the last BCS national championship before the playoff system is implemented, who will take the field? Given the recent ...

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  9. 25 Potential Surprise Stars of Bowl Season

    Don't overlook these players this bowl season—that's all we're asking. The 25 players on this list find themselves in that very dangerous boat, the one where we overlook them and then they go off in a bowl game...

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  10. More Intolerable with a Win: Alabama or Notre Dame Fans?

    One of two teams is going to take home the crystal ball this season, and whichever it is, Alabama or Notre Dame, will earn bragging rights for the near future...

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  11. 10 Teams That Could Be 2013's Version of Notre Dame

    Notre Dame's rise to the top of the college football food chain was swift and unexpected by all but the most diehard Irish fans. But here we are at the end of the 2012 season with the Irish ranked No...

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  12. 25 Key Storylines To Watch Heading into Week 1 of Bowl Season

    It's the most wonderful time of the year, and I'm not talking about the holiday season. Bowl season is the football fan's equivalent of Christmas morning...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about over 1 year ago 6,584 reads 57 comments

  13. Projecting Every Game of Week 1 of Bowl Season

    Other than the delightful annual Army vs. Navy game, we have not seen a clash of college football teams on the gridiron in over a week. It hurts, I know, but there is relief on the horizon, although not full relief...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about over 1 year ago 3,255 reads 3 comments

  14. Why the SEC Is Bound to Sweep All Its Bowl Matchups

    It's that time of year again when anti-SEC fans unite in vitriol against the best conference in the nation, in hopes that the SEC will finally falter in postseason play. Let's end the suspense right now—it won't...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about over 1 year ago 13,885 reads 225 comments

  15. Heisman Watch 2012: Previewing the Finalist's Bowl Matchups

    After a season filled with speculation, predictions and and all kinds of big plays, the race for the Heisman Trophy has been narrowed down to three finalists ...

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  16. 10 Matchups We Can't Wait to See in Notre Dame vs. Alabama

    In the wake of the backlash about the terrible BCS matchups we have been saddled with this bowl season, there is one game that could set right the whole terrible experience. The BCS National Championship Game...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about over 1 year ago 7,536 reads 88 comments

  17. GoDaddy.com Bowl 2012: Arkansas State vs. Kent State Info, Predictions and More

    Kent State (11-2) finished the season with a thud, falling to Northern Illinois in the MAC title game. Their reward for finishing with only two losses, one to a team playing in the BCS , is the GoDaddy ...

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  18. Orange Bowl 2012: Florida State vs. Northern Illinois Info, Predictions and More

    It's safe to assume that none of us saw this coming before the weekend started. With Nebraska's beating by Wisconsin, as well as UCLA and Kent State losing, the door opened for MAC champion Northern Illinois to sneak into the Orange Bowl...

    Carl Stine Written by Carl Stine about over 1 year ago 11,784 reads 40 comments

  19. Most Likely Matchups for Each BCS Bowl

    The end of college football season is a paradox. It's the best time of the season, bowl season, with tons of great non-conference matchups, but it's also the end of the season. That sucks...

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  20. 10 Craziest Perks in Contracts of College Football Coaches

    Not many people get payed over $6 million over five years in their current job. As a matter of fact, only 34 percent of American households made more than $65,000 in 2008. One of the coaches on this list made that to leave his last job...

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  21. Heisman Trophy 2012: Odds on Who Gets Invited to New York

    You may be of the opinion that a freshman should not be able to win the Heisman Trophy . It's time to do away with that nonsense. Johnny Manziel is on the verge of capping an excellent freshman campaign with the most prestigious award in the game...

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  22. Georgia Tech vs. Georgia; Uh, Yeah, the Bulldogs Can Beat Alabama

    With Georgia's thrashing of Georgia Tech in the season finale and Alabama facing a less-than-challenging test against Auburn, it appears the two are on a collision course for the SEC title game, with the winner earning a shot at the BCS title...

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  23. Oregon vs. Oregon State: Ducks Break out Yellow Uniforms for Civil War Showdown

    They've done it again. Phil Knight and the wonderful folks that work for him at Nike have supplied the Oregon Ducks with a new uniform combination for today's "Civil War" contest against Oregon State...

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  24. Notre Dame vs. USC: Unit by Unit, Who Has the Edge?

    Notre Dame (11-0) and USC (7-4) have been bitter rivals since the series began in 1926, and you better believe the Trojans hope to ruin the Irish title hopes. Each program has won 11 national titles and boasts seven Heisman Trophy winners...

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  25. 10 Worst Candidates to Replace Fired College Football Coaches

    The coaching carousel continues to turn. Derek Dooley, after tormenting us with those abominable orange pants , is the most recent to be let go, getting the boot from Tennessee after three seasons and a 15-21 record...

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