1. College Football 2011: Ranking the Pac-12's Top Wide Receivers

    Wide receivers are an integral part to any passing game and these guys will be moving the offensive gears for the Pac-12 in 2011...

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  2. College Football 2011: Ranking the Pac-12's Top Defensive Backs

    Whether it is making a touchdown-saving tackle or swatting down a threatening pass downfield, defensive backs are the lifeline for any defense...

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  3. College Football 2011: Ranking the Pac-12's Top Running Backs

    Although the Pac-12 is looked upon by many as a pass-happy conference, the talent laced at running back out West cannot be denied. The nation’s No...

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  4. College Football 2011: Ranking the Pac-12's Top Linebackers

    With the 2011 college football season creeping closer following each turning day, it is never too early to start ranking the players from—in my opinion—the most intriguing conference in college football...

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  5. College Football 2011: Pac-12 Spring Game Report Cards

    With the Pac-12’s first spring in the books, it is time to hand out grades on what we saw. Spring can be a tough season for college football fans...

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  6. 2011 Kentucky Derby Odds: 5 “Long-Shots” Worth the Gamble

    Picking a long-shot to win it all is the Derby Day dream for everyone watching this race. However, nailing down that one horse to turn pennies into fortunes is never an easy task...

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  7. 2011 Kentucky Derby Odds: Is Uncle Mo Worth Placing a Bet On?

    Before the Wood Memorial, Uncle Mo strutted around the track as the favorite to take the 2011 Kentucky Derby ...

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  8. College Football 2011: Pac-12 Quarterback Spring Report Card

    The success of most teams lies solely in the hands of the player taking the snaps. While an excellent defense can certainly take teams to the glory land, the quarterback is the one player than can completely change the makeup of a team...

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  9. College Football 2011: The 25 Most Overpaid Coaches

    In sports, winning is everything. While parents of youth athletes may try to convince their children otherwise, when it comes down to brass tacks, there is either a winner or a loser to every competitive game...

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  10. College Football: Power Ranking the Last 50 National Champions

    When asked by my fearless editors to power rank the last 50 national champions, I knew that this would be an impossible task to accomplish without stepping on a few toes...

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  11. College Football: The 20 Coolest Pregame Traditions

    It requires more patience to be a fan of football than any other sport. Football fans need to wait the longest in between games and even longer in between seasons. A loss sits with you for days and a below ...

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  12. College Football Predictions 2011: Predicting the Winner of the 50 Biggest Games

    College football schedules for the 2011 season are set and the countdown to the first game has begun. With the season still eons away, fans can only mentally visualize how these games will play out once the players finally hit the field...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about over 3 years ago 4,426 reads 16 comments

  13. College Football 2011: Ranking Every Team's Chances of Winning Their Conference

    The beginning of the college football season is still several months away. But with spring games popping up all over the county, the anticipation for the new season continues to build...

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  14. College Football: The 50 Greatest Playmakers in College Football History

    Every college football team wishes they had a playmaker. This is the guy who takes over practically every single down when he is on the field...

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  15. College Football 2011: Which First-Year Coaches Have the Most to Work With?

    First-year head football coaches are a lot like carpenters. They are only as good as the tools in their shed...

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  16. College Football 2011: Should There Be Stiffer Penalties for Off-Field Troubles?

    Whether it is a slap on the wrist or a smack to the face, penalties handed down to players and coaches by the NCAA for off the field troubles have been rather inconsistent through the years...

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  17. Stanford Football: Jim Harbaugh and the 10 Greatest Coaches in Cardinal History

    Stanford football has certainly become more relevant the past few seasons and the man wearing the headset is probably the one to thank...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about almost 4 years ago 3,270 reads 4 comments

  18. College Football 2011: Buy or Sell These Top 25 Teams

    The 2011 college football season may be several grueling months away, but it is never too early to eagerly look towards the season that looms ahead. Several websites have already published early-bird rankings for next season’s Top 25...

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  19. College Football 2011 Predictions: Over-Under Win Total for Every Pac-12 Team

    With all of the hoopla that surrounds National Signing Day, it is hard not to quickly transition from potential talent to next year’s schedule after this college football holiday...

    Jason Figueiredo Written by Jason Figueiredo about almost 4 years ago 2,143 reads 9 comments

  20. College Football Predictions 2011: Picking a First Loss for Every Top 25 Team

    A regular season loss in college football weighs heavier than any other loss in all of the major sports combined. Being saddled with that first defeat can turn Championship aspirations into an unfulfilled season in the blink of an eye...

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  21. Power Ranking the Best Offensive Recruiting Classes of the Past Decade

    College football recruiting is a timeless art in which some coaches and programs excel, while other schools are forced to sift through the best of what's left...

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  22. College Football Recruiting: Top 10 Prospects Considering the Pac-12 in 2011

    The Pac-12 Conference might not be officially open for business, but with the college football offseason already among us, let the jockeying for prospects begin...

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  23. Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl: Live Coverage and Analysis of Nevada vs. Boston College

    Welcome to the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl featuring the WAC co-champion Nevada Wolf Pack (12-1, 7-1) against the ACC's Boston College ( 7-5, 4-4)...

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  24. Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl: Does Nevada Really Possess That Big of an Edge?

    Scenic AT&T Park will be the backdrop in the inaugural Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl on Sunday between the Nevada Wolf Pack and the Boston College Eagles...

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  25. Pac-10 Football: Power Ranking The Most Hated Teams In The Conference

    Hate is a strong word, but I really, really, really don’t like you. As sports fans, we are all susceptible to cross division/league hatred. The degree of that hatred can vary depending on how deep a rivalry actually runs...

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