1. AP Poll College Football 2011: Will Each Ranked Team Finish Higher or Lower?

    Oklahoma fans may be stoked that the Sooners will begin 2011 on top of both major polls after the AP Top 25 was announced Saturday. However, the Sooners may actually be cursed by it...

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  2. Preseason College Football Rankings: Top Week One Matchups According to AP Poll

    Oklahoma may enter the first week of the season as the top-ranked team in the AP Top 25 poll, but are the Sooners playing in one best matchups of the first week? Since No. 3 Oregon and No...

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  3. College Football 2011: 8 Coaching Matchups We Can't Wait to See

    College football is about the matchups. Offense vs. Defense. All-American quarterback vs. All-American linebacker. Left tackle vs. Defensive end. How about Coach vs. Coach? Or maybe I should say, Ego vs...

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  4. College Football: Power Ranking the Top 25 Mascots

    Whether it's a living, breathing animal, a student wearing a coonskin hat with a musket or someone wearing a costume with a big foam head, the mascot can play an important role on Saturdays in the fall...

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  5. College Football 2011: 9 Coaches Who Have to Be Nervous

    Rick Neuheisel knows the facts. So does Ron Zook, Mike Locksley and every one of the 120 FBS coaches. Last year almost two dozen coaches were replaced, and it's likely the same will happen again this year...

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  6. College Football 2011: Predicting Who'll Be First and Last in Every Conference

    Every conference has a favorite to win it all. In the powerful SEC, Alabama seems like a safe pick. Move to the Big 12 and No. 1 Oklahoma is the clear choice to bring home another title...

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  7. College Football Schedules: The 50 Toughest Back-to-Backs of 2011

    We've all heard the diatribe about how tough it is to play an SEC schedule. There just may be something to the claim as five of the top 10 toughest back-to-back games this fall are played by SEC teams...

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  8. College Football Preseason Rankings 2011: Ranking Top 25 by Stadium Experience

    There is nothing better than being at a college football game on Saturdays in the fall. Whether you are sitting in the student section with a bunch of frat boys in body paint or sipping ...

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  9. College Football Preseason Rankings 2011: Who Has More to Lose, Oregon or LSU?

    The most intriguing game during the opening weekend of the college football season is without a doubt No. 3 Oregon against No. 4 LSU. Both are legitimate BCS Championship contenders and whoever wins on Sept...

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  10. College Football Preseason Rankings 2011: 5 Teams Who Deserve to Be No. 1

    Oklahoma is a solid preseason No. 1 pick. The Sooners have talent, veterans and one of the best coaches in the game. So it's hard to argue against the recent USA Today Coaches' Top 25 Rankings that placed Bob Stoops' Sooners in the top spot...

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  11. College Football Preseason Rankings 2011: Predicting Preseason Top 25 for 2012

    With the release of the first USA Today Coaches' Top 25 poll on Thursday, it feels like we have had enough talk about projecting the future. How close will these rankings really be to the final poll? We all know it probably won't be close...

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  12. College Football 2011: 11 Most Underrated Players

    We've all heard of Andrew Luck, LaMichael James and Kellen Moore. They are three of the most hyped players coming into the 2011 season...

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  13. Preseason College Football Rankings 2011: Top 50 Teams by Schedule Posters

    We all know Auburn won the BCS Championship last season. But it's a new year and the Tigers aren't considered top contenders for the title in 2011...

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  14. College Football Rankings 2011: Will Happen, Might Happen and Won't Happen

    There are preseason rankings everywhere, and those rankings are never perfect. Heck, if you look back at the end of a season, you'll see there wasn't much right about them. Despite what the experts think, it's really just speculation...

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  15. College Football 2011: 16 Most Exciting Teams in the Country

    Does your team have the juice? You know what I mean. Does your team have that special player you can't take your eyes off because you just never know what might happen when he touches ...

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  16. College Football 2011: Power Ranking the Top 25 Games of the Opening Weekend

    Really, one more month (and change) until the 2011 college football season begins? Ugh! OK, let's try that again—we're going to go all glass half-full this time. Only 36 more days until Murray State and Louisville kick off the season at 6:00 p...

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  17. Preseason College Football Rankings 2011: Ranking the Top 25 by Cheerleaders

    It's way too hot out right now to be wearing sweaters, but there's something about the way USC's Song Girls look with those three letters stretched across...sorry, back to reality...

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  18. College Football 2011: Top 15 Defensive Players Going into the Season

    Take a glance at the preseason magazines, and most of them have offensive stars on the cover. That's right. You'll see Andrew Luck, Michael Dyer, LaMichael James and many other offensive stars...

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  19. College Football 2011: The One Key Game from Every Week of the Season

    It is inevitable that if you look at each week of the upcoming college football season you are going to find some weeks that are loaded with great games...

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  20. College Football: The 25 Most Despised Figures in History

    What's interesting about putting together a list of the most hated people in college football history is these folks are also some of the more popular figures as well. Think about it...

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  21. College Football: Lane Kiffin vs. Rick Neuheisel and 5 Other Coaching Rivalries

    Normally, coaches get along...even when they coach for a rival. They understand each other. They know the hard work that goes into recruiting and managing 18-23-year-olds...

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  22. College Football Predictions 2011: 11 Coaches Who Won't Survive This Season

    Paul Wulff is well aware the clock is ticking down on his time at Washington State. The same is true for New Mexico State's Mike Locksley and Colorado State's Steve Fairchild...

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  23. College Football: Power Ranking Every SEC Team's All-Time Greatest Lineup

    Peyton Manning or Archie Manning? How about Bo Jackson or Mark Ingram? When you look at the best players to ever suit it up in the SEC you are also looking at some of the best players to ever put on a helmet in college football...

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  24. College Football 2011: 14 Dark Horse National Championship Contenders

    When Auburn won the BCS National Championship last season, the Tigers began the year as the ultimate underdog. That's just one of 100,000 things that makes college football such a hit with fans...

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  25. College Football: 41 Great Games We Wish We Had Attended

    We've all seen a few great games on TV before. Others of us have been fortunate enough to be in the stadium for some classic games. What officially makes a game great is up for interpretation, but a few things are not up for debate...

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