1. Georgia Tech-Mississippi State: Bulldogs Look To Bounce Back against ACC

    Georgia Tech travels to Starkville, Miss. on Saturday night for an ACC-SEC clash against Mississippi State. Last year, Georgia Tech crushed Mississippi State in Atlanta 38-7 behind 500 yards of total offense led by backup quarterback Jaybo Shaw...

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  2. SEC Power Poll: How Does Tebow's Injury Affect Gators Ranking?

    1. Florida Gators are still No. 1 in my book unless Tebow is ruled to be out for the next game or two.  2. Alabama The Alabama defense made Ryan Mallett look a whole lot more like a first year SEC starter this week...

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  3. ACC Power Poll After Week 4: Did the Virginia Tech Hokies Vault to No. 1?

    The Hokes dominated previous number one Miami in all three phases of the game on a soggy field in Lane Stadium.  Was that enough to pump them up to number one? 1. Virginia TechHokies bounced back in a big way on Saturday with their win over Miami...

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  4. Georgia Arizona State Preview: Can Dawgs Solve Defensive, Turnover Woes?

    Arizona State travels to Athens, Ga. for the return game with Georgia in a 7 p.m. tilt Between the Hedges. The Sun Devils are off to a 2-0 start this season under less expectations than years past...

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  5. Georgia Tech-North Carolina Preview: Can the Tar Heels The Slow Spread Option?

    Paul Johnson's Yellow Jackets try to bounce back against UNC after being embarrassed by Miami last Thursday. The Tar Heels are off to a 3-0 start for first the time in 12 years, led by a smothering defense...

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  6. Miami-Va. Tech Preview: Will Hurricanes Be Downgraded In Blacksburg?

    After a 2-0 start, Miami travels to Blacksburg to face Virginia Tech in a game that could decide the Coastal Division in the ACC.  Virginia Tech is 2-1 after home wins over Marshall and Nebraska...

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  7. South Carolina-Ole Miss: The Rebels' Cause Is Proving They Deserve Lofty Ranking

    Ole Miss Rebels at South Carolina GamecocksThursday 7:45 p.m. ESPNLine: Miss -4 (open -3.5)The first test for the highly ranked Ole Miss awaits in Columbia as the Rebels travel to face South Carolina on a Thursday night ESPN game...

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  8. Ranking the SEC After Week Three: Are the Gators Still the SEC's Best?

    Florida beat Tennessee, but by way less than what most predicted. Alabama looked good again, but is it enough to overtake the mighty Gators? 1. FloridaWe found out the Gators don't have very many playmakers on the edge...

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  9. ACC Power Poll Week 3: Miami Vaults to the Top

    Miami vaults to the top this week after dominating Georgia Tech on Thursday night. FSU gains some respect for the conference with a big win at BYU. Va Tech comes from behind to defeat Big 12 North favorite Nebraska...

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  10. Georgia-Arkansas Preview: Bulldogs Can't be Sloppy in Stern Test Against Hogs

    An early season SEC matchup that could go a long way to determining the middle of the pack in the SEC as Georgia travels to Arkansas. The Razorbacks have had a week off after destroying Missouri State in the opener...

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  11. Miami-Georgia Tech: A Battle for Early ACC Supremacy

    Two teams looking to go 2-0 in the ACC and gain the top spot in the Coastal Division meet Thursday night in Miami as Georgia Tech travels to South Florida to face the Hurricanes...

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  12. SEC Power Poll After Week Two: Gators, Bama Still Lead the Class

    This is more of a forward looking poll than a “who has beaten who” poll, but I do penalize severely for home, out of conference losses to non top 25 teams. 1...

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  13. ACC Rankings After Week 2: The Techs Lead The Pack So Far

    To give a little background on how I do this...I rank teams forward looking giving an indication of how I think things will bear out in the future with an eye towards the past as well...

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  14. Georgia vs. South Carolina Preview: Three Keys To Victory in Big SEC Opener

    After a week one loss to Oklahoma State, Georgia returns home to face South Carolina in each teams first SEC game of the season...

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  15. Georgia Tech-Clemson: Early Buzz Says Game Winner May Have ACC Title in Sights

    Georgia Tech and Clemson meet in an early season ACC clash under the lights in Atlanta on Thursday night. The winner of the game will gain a leg up on their competition in the Atlantic and Coastal divisions...

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  16. Alabama-Virginia Tech Preview: Will the Crimson Tide Roll Over the Hokies?

    Alabama vs. Virginia TechAtlanta, GA 8 PMLine: Alabama -6.5The Atlanta Sports Council has put together another outstanding game to open the college football season, pitting top 10 teams Alabama and Virginia Tech...

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  17. All Bark, Some Bite: What Are Georgia's Chances at Oklahoma State in Big Opener?

    Oklahoma State vs. Georgia BulldogsStillwater, Okla. 3:30 p.m.Line: Oklahoma State - 5.5These two teams opened up the season in 2007 in Athens with Georgia winning handily. But Oklahoma State comes into 2009 ranked No...

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  18. Season To Kick Off With Wolfpack Conquering in Carolina Clash vs. Gamecocks

    NC State vs South CarolinaThursday, Sept. 3 - Raleigh, N.C.Line: NCST -4The college football season kicks off with an ACC vs. SEC matchup at Carter-Finley Stadium as the Wolfpack of NC State look for redemption against the South Carolina Gamecocks...

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  19. Alabama Preview: Nick Saban Has Tide Focused for Another Title Run

    The Alabama Crimson Tide hope 2009 has a much better ending than its beginning. After a 12-0 start, the Tide stumbled against Florida in the SEC Championship and then fell flat on their face against Utah in the Sugar Bowl...

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  20. Arkansas Preview: Razorbacks' Tough Schedule Greets Bevy of Returning Starters

    The Arkansas Razorbacks enter year two under Bobby Petrino hoping it goes better than year one. The Hogs started off the season with two close wins over Western Illinois and UL-Monroe, but the year-ending upset win over LSU concluded a 5-7 season...

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  21. Ole Miss Preview: Can Rebels Sing Hotty Toddy All the Way to Atlanta?

    To say optimism is high in Oxford is an understatement. The Ole Miss Rebels enter 2009 with their sights set on their first trip to Atlanta and an outright SEC West title...

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  22. LSU Preview: Talented Tigers Hope to Catch SEC by the Tail

    LSU enters 2009 hoping for redemption after a five-loss campaign in 2008, the most ever for a defending BCS Champion...

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  23. Florida Preview: Gators Have Work To Do For Another BCS Championship

    In case you have not heard, the Florida Gators are the defending BCS Champions and they return just about everyone this year...

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  24. Georgia Preview: Will Roster Holes, Relentless Schedule Muzzle Dogs in SEC East?

    The Georgia Bulldogs enter the 2009 season after a disappointing campaign last year that started with a preseason No. 1 ranking. Still, Mark Richt led Georgia to another 10-win season and New Year's Bowl—feats most programs would be overjoyed with..

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  25. Tennessee Preview: Orange Needs New Staff To Juice Up Once-Thriving Program

    It feels like new Tennessee head coach Lane Kiffin has been in Knoxville for years with all the news and controversy coming from the first year SEC coach, but the Vols are starting their first season with the former USC offensive coordinator at the helm..

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