1. Oregon Football: Ducks Jump Up to No. 7 in the BCS Rankings

    With the new BCS rankings out, there have been some shifts to the top 10 after Oklahoma and Wisconsin lost. The top five teams are LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma State, Boise State and Clemson...

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  2. Complete Midseason Report Card for All BCS College Football Coaches

    It is hard to believe, but we are already at the midseason mark of the year. Seems like yesterday that fans around the nation were counting down the days before the opening kickoff of the season...

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  3. Oregon Football: Why Ducks Are Second-Half Hell on Teams in the Chip Kelly Era

    Since taking over at Oregon, Chip Kelly has done an amazing job of turning the program from a conference contender into a national contender. With Kelly as the head coach, Oregon has only lost one conference game and has yet to lose at Autzen Stadium...

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  4. College Football: Power Ranking All 120 FBS Teams Heading into Week 8

    Another week in college football has come and gonem and things are beginning to get a lot more interesting around the nation. This week, Michigan, Georgia Tech and Illinois all feel from the ranks of the unbeaten, but 10 teams still remain...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 18,396 reads 19 comments

  5. 2011 BCS Rankings: Oregon Ducks Check in at No. 10 in First BCS Release

    It is that maddening time of the year in which the BCS has released its first edition of its BCS rankings and the Oregon Ducks have checked in at No. 10...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 1,381 reads 3 comments

  6. BCS Rankings 2011: Could the Polls Overlook an Undefeated Oklahoma State Team?

    Whenever the BCS rankings come out, the conversation quickly turns to what team would be left out should the season end today...

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  7. BCS Rankings 2011: 4 Unranked Teams We Suspect Will Still Make BCS Noise

    With the release of the years first BCS rankings coming tomorrow, people will take a look at the positioning that certain teams have, who is too high and who got snubbed...

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  8. BCS Rankings 2011: 5 Teams Who Will Be in Sunday's Poll but Unranked in a Month

    Once Saturday's batch of games is done with, teams will have continued to position themselves in the top 25 listings, and will eagerly await the first BCS rankings of the year, which will be unveiled Sunday night...

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  9. Conference Realignment: If Big East Adds Boise State, Should It Keep Its AQ Bid?

    One thing about college football this year is that the landscape can change at a moment's notice as teams switch conferences, causing a domino effect around the nation...

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  10. Michigan vs. Michigan State and Other College Football In-State Rivalries

    As Michigan and Michigan State get ready to square off today and start their in-state war, it brings to mind other teams that will soon be preparing for their rivalry games as well...

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  11. College Football Uniforms: Grading Michigan State's Nike Pro Combat Uniforms

    When the Michigan State Spartans and Michigan Wolverines go head to head today, the Spartans will be running out onto the field with their new Nike Pro Combat uniforms...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 5,355 reads 10 comments

  12. BCS Standings 2011: Will Big Ten Title Game Push Wisconsin Past Oklahoma?

    This year, Oklahoma find themselves in an interesting position. After Nebraska and Colorado left for new conferences, the Big 12 was left without the ability to have a conference title game...

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  13. College Football 2011: 50 Bold and off the Wall Predictions for Week 7

    As another week of college football draws closer, fans, players and coaches will continue to analyze this week's matchup and the impact it could have on their season...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 23,353 reads 31 comments

  14. Oregon Football: 6 Things You Will See When the Ducks Play the Sun Devils

    This week, ESPN's "College Gameday" makes its way back to Eugene for a game between the Ducks and Sun Devils that could help shape both teams' seasons...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 1,744 reads 12 comments

  15. College Football: Power Ranking All 120 FBS Teams Heading into Week 7

    Another week of college football has come and gone and the major contenders truly flexed their muscles as everyone who played in the top 10 won by double digits...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 74,507 reads 42 comments

  16. Oregon Football: Step Away from the Ledge, 5 Players Who Keep Ducks on Track

    While the injury of LaMichael James is known, a dislocated elbow, the duration and impact it will have on the Oregon Ducks is unknown...

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  17. LaMichael James: Injury News and Outlook

    With the game almost in hand, LaMichael James turned the corner, headed down the sideline into the end zone and the Autzen Stadium crowd erupted...

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  18. Oregon Football: Grading the Ducks' Performance Against Cal

    With the nation's eyes on Eugene, Oregon tonight, the Ducks came out with high expectations and a stadium that was ready to erupt. After a less than impressive first half, the Ducks came out and exploded in the second half and ultimately won big...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 2,268 reads 1 comments

  19. Predicting the Winner of College Football's 50 Best Remaining Games

    Don't look now but we are already in October and for as long as fans waited for the start of the season, the year is already flying by...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 5,604 reads 21 comments

  20. Oregon Football: 6 Things to Watch for Against Cal

    After getting this past week off, Oregon returns to the field on Thursday night and will welcome Cal to Autzen Stadium...

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  21. College Football: Power Ranking All 120 FBS Teams Heading into Week 6

    Don't look now college football fans, but we are already heading into Week 6 of the season. We are now beginning to see more and more conference battles and teams who may not have started conference play will do so this week...

    Joe Penkala Written by Joe Penkala about 3 years ago 31,260 reads 59 comments

  22. Oregon Football: Ducks Unveil New Uniforms for Thursday Night's Game with Cal

    Much like two years ago when the Cal Golden Bears came to Autzen Stadium, the Ducks busted out retro uniforms, and they worked like a charm as the Ducks cruised to a 41-3 victory...

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  23. College Football Rankings: Grading the Week 5 Performance of the Top 25

    With college football in full swing now, teams are beginning to make their move to conference play and are already positioning themselves with huge wins...

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  24. College Football Week 5: Best and Worst Performances of the day

    Much like most other weeks of the college football season, every play, every yard and every win makes a huge difference and can make or break a team's season...

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  25. College Football Week 5: Winners and Losers

    As the fifth week of the college football season starts to draw to an end, it is clear that this week has seen its up and downs and taken certain teams and players with it...

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