1. Now We Know: It's LSU vs Alabama for the BCS Championship

    Sorry Oklahoma State. LSU and Alabama will replay The Game Of The Century in New Orleans. Hopefully both sides will try and win rather than not lose, and we'll see a slightly more fun game that we saw in Tuscaloosa...

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  2. College Football Bowls: Penn State's Headed to the TicketCity Bowl

    The TicketCity Bowl. No, we're not wrong. The (alleged) crimes of Jerry Sandusky have now officially kicked the Nittany Lions in the nuts, as they are now in the Big Ten's second-lowest ...

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  3. It's Official: Penn State's headed for the....

    TicketCity Bowl. No, we're not wrong. The (alleged) crimes of Jerry Sandusky has now officially kicked the Nittany Lions in the Nuts, as they are now in the Big Ten's second-lowest ...

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  4. If The Rumors Are Right, Penn State's headed for the....

    TicketCity Bowl. No, we're not wrong. The (alleged crimes) of Jerry Sandusky has now officially kicked the Nittany Lions in the Nuts, as they are now in the Big Ten's second-lowest ...

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  5. Who's Dawggin' For Some Hokies? It's Championship Game Time!

    Right, so it's the last week of the regular season, which means that in conferences across America (other than the Big XII and Big East, we're going to be playing some Championship Games...

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  6. At last you're back, Mike Leach

    If the rumors are true, Mike Leach is back in charge of a college football team , and suddenly 2011 has just become a little bit better...

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  7. Wow. A Rivalry Weekend That Actually Let Down: Week 13 Thoughts

    "Rivalry weekend" - the weekend of Thanksgiving - is always a weekend I look forward to. There are great rivalries (and great names for rivalries) all over the shop. We couldn't wait...

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  8. Think About Turkey: College Football Thanksgiving Weekend Predictions

    Right, it's turkey weekend. It's the long weekend when we all obliterate our minds watching way too much pigskin and eating and drinking way, way too much, and then staying in...

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  9. College Football: Why in the Hell Is Arkansas No.3?

    Sorry guys, but I'm going to go off on one about Arkansas football, the BCS, and preferential SEC treatment. Don't get me wrong, I love the Southeastern Conference...

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  10. We'd Like To Apologize: Week 12 College Football Recap

    This week, instead of doing our impressed/depressed list, the VFA is going to be good enough to apologize. After all, with all the apologizing that's been done this year, we thought it was the least we could do...

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  11. Pre-Thanksgiving Hokie or Duck For Dinner? Week 12 Predictions

    We're not going to lie to you - we knew this was going to be one of our roughest week-ends of college football. It usually is the week before Thanksgiving...

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  12. Penn State HAS To Clear House At Season's End

    Normally I don't listen - or like - what campaigning sportsblogger SportsbyBrooks has to say, but his tweet this time was simple and to the point: SPORTSbyBROOKS SPORTSbyBROOKS ...

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  13. 10 Things That Put Your Faith Back into College Football This Week

    There has rarely been a week when college football has been so down. One of its greatest legacies—due to his own fault more than anything else—is out and the game is on its knees...

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  14. Ten things that Put Your Faith Back in College Football After This Week

    There has been rarely a week when college football has been so down. One of its greatest legacies – due to his own fault more than anything else – is out and the game is on its knees...

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  15. Penn State vs. Nebraska: Why We Can't Wait for Saturday

    There are some things (my blog) the View from North America can guarantee for Saturday's game at Beaver Stadium: We can guarantee that we will be cheering on the Nittany Lions against ...

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  16. Just can't wait for Saturday

    On Saturday, things will be pretty much the same as they were two weeks' ago before Illinois. Some things the VFA can guarantee: We can guarantee that we will be cheering ...

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  17. Oh, There Is a College Football Season: Week 11 Predictions

    What with Joe Paterno getting fired and all the other stuff happening at Penn State this weekend, it's easy to forget that there's still a college football season and some intriguing match-ups...

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  18. Go Joe: Paterno fired by Board of Trustees

    The Penn State Board of Trustees have done what the media wanted them to: they've fired the man who built their university, Joe Paterno...

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  19. Penn State Sex Scandal: Joe Paterno Statement About Retirement

    Here is Joe Paterno 's statement. And yes, he said that he should have done more on reflection : I am absolutely devastated by the developments in this case...

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  20. ESPN Sources: Joe Paterno to retire at season's end

    Wow. The media have got their man. Joe Paterno's going to retire from Penn State Football at season's end, sources have told ESPN and prior to that, the Associated Press...

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  21. Penn State Scandal: People Going After Paterno, but Not Sandusky

    Today's been a bit of a mess in State College to say the least. The vultures and hyenas of the press descended on State College like it was a rotting hippo, eager to get the entrails of the animal before it became worthless...

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  22. Dumb Move? Penn State Cancels Press Conference

    Normally a school uses a press conference for a bunch of things. Some coaches use press conferences to proclaim that they "are a man" (thanks, Oklahoma State!)...

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  23. Twitter: Paterno's out by "week's end"!

    We at the View From America are big Twitter readers, so imagine our shock when we read this: OpieRadio opie radio From a VERY reliable ...

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  24. Senior Penn State Staff Resign

    Penn State athletic director Tim Curley and senior vice president Gary Schultz (who was in charge of the campus police amongst other things at State College) have both stepped down ...

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  25. Sorry, but how on earth is Stanford above Boise State?

    Before we start, our quick take on College Football Armaggeddon/ Game Of The Century/ LSU-Alabama.... It was a great game where two defenses battled it out and someone had to lose...

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