1. Are Neutral-Site College Football Regular-Season Games Sacrilegious?

    As TV contracts have become more lucrative in college football, the concept of the neutrally sited regular-season game has become more popular, a phenomenon that naturally leads us to question its place in the sport...

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  2. Bowl Busted: How ACC Teams Are Being Set Up by the Relationship with Notre Dame

    Even though much is being made this week of Notre Dame’s perilous non-BCS bowl situation coming into the 2013 season, after next year the Irish may well screw full-fledged ACC football members out of their rightful bowl bids...

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  3. The Evolution of Football Equipment

    When watching football, it’s easy to take for granted that the equipment utilized by the participants is the same as it has always been, standing ready to protect the players from the tough physical demands of the game...

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  4. 16 Shows We Want to See on the SEC Network

    With the SEC and ESPN announcing a 20-year partnership earlier this month sealing the deal on the new SEC Network, it’s time to start thinking about ideas for programming...

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  5. Why We Won't Be Surprised If Arizona State Plays in a Rose Bowl by 2017

    Even though it’s been 16 long years since the Arizona State Sun Devils traveled west to represent the Pac -10 (now the Pac -12) in the Rose Bowl, don’t be surprised ...

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  6. Comparing College Football Coaches to Characters on the Office

    With NBC’s long-running series The Office wrapping up for good on May 16, it seems appropriate to pay tribute to the landmark show by linking it to the pioneering sport of college football...

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  7. Breaking Down the 5 Biggest Differences Between Coaching in College and the NFL

    Lurking behind the storyline of how Oregon will fare without Chip Kelly in 2013 is how Kelly will fare as the next super-successful collegiate coach to test the waters in the NFL...

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  8. Why We Would Never Be a College Football Head Coach

    Have you ever asked yourself what you would do if your phone rang and the AD of your favorite college football squad was on the other end of the line calling to ask you to take over ...

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  9. How Alabama Can Earn the Title Best Dynasty in College Football History in 2013

    Though the answer to the question posed in the title above may seem as simple as “win another national title,” actually crowning Alabama as the dynasty of all dynasties ...

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  10. Comparing Top College Football Coaches to Disney Characters

    When you think of the wide range of characters involved in the FBS ranks of college football frankly it’s difficult to try and find suitable parallels in the entertainment world...

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  11. Why Florida's Defense Is Made to Stop Johnny Manziel

    While it’s crystal clear that nobody is going to be shocked by Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel in 2013, it’s still a huge question mark as to which defenses will ...

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  12. Every AP Top 25 Team's Biggest Draft Busts of All Time

    Though the rallying cry in life is often, “Buy Low, Sell High!” the harsh reality of many deals is more often than not “Buy High and Sell Lower before you lose everything…” ...

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  13. Complete Timeline of Miami NCAA Saga

    Gaining a complete understanding of what has happened between the University of Miami and the NCAA benefits a far-wider audience than Hurricane fans and those with mere regional interest...

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  14. When Is the Best Time for a College Football Team to Have Its Bye Week?

    Though popular theory states that the bye week in college football offers certain intrinsic advantages, the truth is actually more complicated...

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  15. Making the Case for Steve Spurrier as the Greatest College Football Coach Ever

    When asking the question, “who is the greatest college football coach ever?” you are a lot more likely to hear names like Bear Bryant, Knute Rockne, Joe Paterno, Bobby Bowden, Tom Osborne or Nick Saban than Steve Spurrier ...

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  16. Top College Coaches' Mad Men Counterparts

    If you’ve ever tuned in to watch the super-smash hit television show Mad Men then you know that it has tons in common with the super-smash hit sport, College Football ...

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  17. College Football's 11 Most Intense Spring QB Battles

    Though April showers are meant to bring May showers, in the spring season of college football April showers are more likely to bring quarterback battles...

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  18. How the SEC Became College Football's Unstoppable Juggernaut

    After seven straight national championships it’s difficult to remember when the SEC wasn’t the dominant conference in college football, but did you know that prior to ...

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  19. 13 Storylines That Will Define the 2013 College Football Season

    With the 2013 season of college football only 143 days from kickoff, it seems appropriate, nay vital to pull out the sketch pad and draw up 13 potential blockbuster storylines for the campaign that lies temptingly ahead...

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  20. Why College Football Teams Have the Biggest Home-Field Advantage in Sports

    Though just about every team sport imaginable claims to have the biggest home-field advantage in sports, the cold hard facts suggest that college football is the king of the home turf wars...

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  21. Should Steve Spurrier Let Jadeveon Clowney Play on Offense in 2013?

    Since many folks have wildly compared South Carolina’s super-stud Jadeveon Clowney to the legendary Chuck Norris, why in the world couldn’t he play on both sides of the ...

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  22. How Much Money Do College Football's Best Coaches Make Per Hour?

    According to JobMonkey.com , head college football coaches work, on average, 100 hours per week, a number that may make you wonder what the hourly rate is for the guys who have consistently pumped out winning teams...

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  23. Why Nick Saban Could Never Succeed in the NFL

    What if the very essence of why Nick Saban is wildly successful as a college football coach also fuels the argument for why he could never be as accomplished in the NFL? Indeed, ...

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  24. 5 College Football Offensive Systems That Make Stats Irrelevant

    When a student scores a 97 on a test that the rest of the class bombs we call it “breaking the curve;” when a college football offense racks up 500-plus yards per game ...

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  25. Why College Football Should Limit Early Recruiting

    How many people do you know who are married to their girlfriend or boyfriend from the 8 th grade? Furthermore, how many folks do you think went to the actual college and majored ...

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