1. Heisman Finalists 2011: Why These 5 Represent the Strongest Finalists in Years

    Some years, the Heisman finalists come under fire because some feel a player is missing or cannot believe that one of the finalists got an invite...

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  2. Army-Navy Game 2011: 5 Greatest Army Players in History

    Today, Army and Navy will be kicking the ball off and battling it out for the Commander-in-Chief Trophy. While neither of these teams are heading to a bowl game this year, this game means more to these players than bowl games normally would...

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  3. Andrew Luck: Stanford QB Will Lose the Heisman, Win the No. 1 Overall Draft Spot

    Last year, Andrew Luck came up short of both the national title game and the Heisman Trophy. After leading Stanford to a big BCS win, the quarterback was left with a choice, leave for the NFL and be the unquestioned No...

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  4. Montee Ball: 5 Reasons Why the Wisconsin RB Should Win the Heisman

    With the announcement of the Heisman Trophy winner less then 12 hours away, the campaigning is done, the votes are in and now it is just a waiting game...

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  5. Heisman Trophy 2011: Describing Each of the Five Finalists in 50 Words or Less

    Later tonight, one of these five finalists will join an exclusive club and earn college football's top award...

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  6. Heisman Trophy: A Brief History of College Fooball's Most Famous Award

    For the 77th time, a Heisman Trophy winner will be announced tonight, and one of five young men will become a part of an exclusive and prestigious club. The Heisman Trophy was first awarded in 1935 and was not even called the Heisman Trophy...

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  7. 2011 Bowl Games: A Fascinating Thing You Need to Know About Every Team

    Now that the regular season is over, conference champions have been crowned and the college football postseason is ready to get started...

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  8. Oregon Ducks Football: Regular Season Grades for the Skill Positions

    With the 2011 regular season now behind the Oregon Ducks, the clear focus is now on the Rose Bowl. Oregon will play Wisconsin on January 2nd, and both teams will try avenge a Rose Bowl loss in the last two years...

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  9. Power Ranking All 120 College Football FBS Teams Heading into Bowl Season

    Seems like yesterday that the LSU Tigers and Oregon Ducks were getting ready to get the season underway in Dallas, but as quickly as the season started, it has come to an end...

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  10. Oregon Football: Cliff Harris Dismissed from Ducks Program

    After last year's run at the national title, the Oregon Ducks came into this past offseason with high hopes for their team, and part of those hopes included the growth and performance of Cliff Harris ...

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  11. 2011 Bowl Predictions: Which Games Will Be the Craziest Shootouts?

    The bowl schedule is out and the college football world is in for some great matchups. While some games, like the national championship, may lend themselves to being more of a defensive ...

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  12. Heisman Trophy Watch: The Amazing Play That Put Each Candidate in the Spotlight

    With the college football regular season now over, bowl eligible teams are now turning their focus to their bowl game, and players will begin collecting individual honors and awards...

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  13. 2011 Bowl Games: 5 Matchups That Have Upset Written All over Them

    Now that the full lineup of bowl games has been released, 70 teams around the nation now know where they are heading this bowl season...

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  14. BCS Bowl Games: What We Love & Hate About Every BCS Bowl Matchup

    Now that the final BCS rankings have been announced and the BCS games have been decided, college football fans can start to breakdown the matchups that will unfold in January...

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  15. Sugar Bowl 2012: Why the Virginia Tech Selection Was a Complete Failure

    As the BCS selections started to roll out, the choices were understandable and did not raise many eyebrows. In the Rose Bowl, the Big Ten champion Wisconsin Badgers would take on the Pac-12 champion Oregon Ducks...

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  16. Oklahoma State Jumping Alabama Would Show Us There Is Something Really Wrong

    Since Oklahoma State lost on the road to Iowa State, people had moved Alabama ahead in the rankings, and all the talk has been about a Crimson Tide and Tiger rematch...

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  17. Oregon Ducks: 5 Early Factors in Their Bowl Date with Wisconsin

    Now that Wisconsin has won the Big 10 championship, the Ducks know they are in for a battle against the Badgers in the Rose Bowl...

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  18. Oregon Football: 5 Sure-Fire Bets for the Pac-12 Title Game

    With the Pac-12 title game now only a day away, the Bruins and Ducks are getting ready to battle it out in the conference's first title game...

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  19. College Football 2011: Bleacher Report All-American Team

    With the college football season virtually over and conference title games coming up this weekend, some of the postseason awards will start to be handed out to players that had outstanding seasons...

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  20. Oregon Football: 5 Reasons the Ducks Blast the Bruins

    This Friday, the Ducks and Bruins will meet up for the conferences first Pac-12 title game. The one thing that will make this game unique is the fact that the conference made the decision ...

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  21. College Football Rankings: Ranking All 120 FBS Teams Heading into Week 14

    Week 13 provided college football with a lot of great moments. Before the turkey was even cold on Thanksgiving Day, Texas was giving Texas A&M a parting gift on their way to the SEC, and the drama went through the entire weekend...

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  22. Oregon Football: Civil War Moments Continue to Punch Rose Bowl Ticket

    For the fourth straight season, the Civil War between Oregon and Oregon State will have Rose Bowl implications on the line...

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  23. Oregon Football: 5 Keys to Clinching the Pac-12 North vs Oregon State

    Here is something for Duck fans to remember: a win over USC was not going to get them into the national title; a win over Oregon State was not going to get them into the national title; a Pac-12 title was not going to get them into the national title...

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  24. College Football Rankings: Ranking All 120 FBS Teams Heading into Week 13

    After another crazy week of college football, the national title picture and conference races are becoming more clear and more confusing all at the same time...

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  25. Oregon Football: 5 Sure-Fire Bets for Saturday's Game vs. USC Trojans

    One week after an extremely impressive road win over Stanford, Oregon will return to Autzen Stadium for the rest of the year for two scheduled games and hopefully a third...

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