1. 2010 College Football Predictions: Week One

    After not bothering to preview the Big East (OK, so we think that UConn is going to win the division), we've got to quickly move onto the first week of the college football season, which will (thank you Jesus!) be upon us Thursday...

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  2. It's Big Time in the Big Ten

    The Big Ten's going to be big-time this year. After one of the best seasons in its history, this conference might well be strong from top to bottom. First, let's talk about Ohio State...

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  3. Another Year of Madness? ACC Preview

    Last year the ACC proved to be the most exciting conference the country. Everyone beat everyone, and for some reason Clemson and Georgia Tech rose to the top and played a game worthy of their conference...

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  4. 2010 College Football Predictions: Penn State Preview

    I don't expect anything from this year's Big Ten season. It's not been a bad few years, with Jan. 1 bowls in every single year since 2005 and two Big Ten titles and road wins at Ohio State, and more importantly, the hated Michigan...

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  5. Jarmon Fortson Tomahawk Chopped by Florida State

    A few weeks after Nigel Carr, their excellent linebacker, was indefinitely suspended for being charged with a string of felonies, Florida State has booted one of its star receivers...

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  6. Rammer Jammer Gator Chomp Bulldog: SEC Preview

    "SEC! SEC! SEC!" It's a chant that gets old quickly—especially when your friends—who don't even support Alabama and have hated them for time immemorial get behind the crimson and white and root for 'em in the National Championship Game...

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  7. Big XII Preview: Nebraska, Oklahoma out front

    In 2008, the Big XII was one of the most interesting in years. Texas, Oklahoma, Texas Tech and Oklahoma State all had legitimate chances to win the conference, and the games were often exciting (remember OU-Texas and Texas-Texas Tech, people?)...

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  8. The 10 Best College Football Mascots

    They'll dance to the worst tunes in history. They'll flirt with your girlfriend. They'll punch the air. They'll look absolutely, positively stupid...

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  9. 2010 College Football Predictionsl: A Quick 10 Reactions

    Right, we've seen the USA Today Top 25 Coaches' Poll, and here are our very brief thoughts, as it's another kind of "Football Eve" in the UK tonight and we have to be on our best (drinking) behaviour tomorrow for the QPR vs Barnsley game...

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  10. Joe Paterno: Icon

    Now I've read two lovely obituaries to Joe Paterno's legacy at Penn State, we at the View From North America would like to have a go at talking about Joe Paterno. Joe Paterno: You are an icon...

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  11. College Football: The Top 5 List of Teams We Quite Like

    As our article on Bleacher Report (which has garnered over 6,000 reads and nearly 80 comments so far) proved, there's nothing like a bit of hate that gets people going...

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  12. Nigel Carr drives Florida State into trouble

    So today the VFA tweeted, "Right, it's Monday. Who's going to get toasted by the NCAA/cops this week?" The VFA added: "#Floridasagoodbet," of course referring to the fact that three ...

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  13. The 2010 College Football Most Hated List

    A few years ago yours truly came up with a decent idea: Why not pen the "Most Hated List," which outlines the schools that the VFA hates the most? It wasn't popular. People cried in the streets...

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  14. 10 Guys Who We Would Like to Think Were at THAT South Beach Party

    Dear NCAA, We at the View From North America would like to report the following players for being at THAT big party in South Beach, Miami...

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  15. So, Who Was Better in 2005, Reggie Bush or Vince Young?

    We know that USC has handed back its copy of Reggie Bush's Heisman to the NCAA. Now Texas fans want the copy for their god, Vince Young...

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  16. Quit Laughing, Georgia: You're Next on the NCAA's List

    Despite having their own much-written-about problems with their athletic director, boozy players, and a bum-pinching former quarterback, Georgia Bulldogs fans still can't relax. Why? Their team is next on the NCAA investigation list...

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  17. The Reggie Bush-College Football Offseason Playlist

    It's DJ VFA here, and we've got some beautiful tunes to be played out there in the summer sun for y'all. This week, we're talking about money, agents, and boozing, and we want YOUR tune suggestions...

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  18. USC sends back Reggie Bush's Heisman

    I've just tweeted Reggie Bush, who today saw his 2005 Heisman trophy sent back to the NCAA when he was a young, very gifted running back at the University of Southern California...

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  19. Don't Fine the Schools, Ban the Agents

    Listen, we're all for the NCAA inspecting schools to work out possible violations and infractions. If the rules weren't being adhered to, then schools should be punished...

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  20. White Out Or No White Out, That Is the Question

    According to The Daily Collegian, there's going to be no stadium "White Out" this year for Penn State's clash with Temple, despite it being on student tickets...

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  21. Too Much Fun at Notre Dame?

    "So son," says Joe Montana. "Have fun over the weekend?" "I went to a party," said his son, Nate. "Right until the point that me and 43 of my best friends got busted by the cops for underage drinking...

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  22. Inception: Leonardo DiCaprio Should Do College Football

    We at the View From America went to go to "Inception" recently. A quick review: It's one of the best films of the summer. Is Christopher Nolan the new Stephen Spielberg? Probably not...

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  23. Quan Sturdivant Busted: High Times on Chapel Hill

    Whether you're boozing it up in Athens or battling in bars in Knoxville, it's not been a wonderful few days for SEC teams. Now we have another team and conference to talk about: North Carolina...

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  24. Georgia Players in the Doghouse: Mark Richt Takes Action

    Mark Richt was swift to take action on two of his arrested players, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has reported ...

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  25. 2010 FIFA World Cup Awards

    The World Cup has ended, and Holland are once again runners-up in the final. Oh, and Spain are champions. So here are some awards for this year's World Cup: Top Five Teams of the Tournament 1...

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