1. Arizona State Football: The Major College Awards in All-Time Sun Devil Style

    Mid-July brings with it not only the growing anticipation of the season's kickoff, but also the spate of postseason award watch lists...

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  2. College Football 2011: Breaking Down the Preseason Top 25's TV Doppelgangers

    With the season less than two months away, every team has been analyzed by their offense, defense, schedule and a litany of other—often increasingly irrelevant—criteria...

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  3. ASU Football 2011: What Dennis Erickson Must Do To Keep His Job

    In the hype and excitement of an offseason filled with visions of Pac-12 South titles and flashy new uniforms , the coaching hot-seat upon which Dennis Erickson has sat for the last three seasons cooled considerably...

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  4. ASU Football: Do Kerry Taylor's Comments on Dennis Erickson Matter?

    Social media strikes again. By now, you‘ve likely heard the reports of how former Sun Devil wide receiver Kerry Taylor lashed out against head coach Dennis Erickson on his ...

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  5. College Football 2011: Who are the Real Contenders and Pretenders in the Top 25?

    Summer is upon us, which means three things. Temperatures are rising, kids are out of school and running amok and every college football publication and website is releasing their preseason top 25 lists...

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  6. Arizona State Football 2011: The Sun Devils Season Preview Series

    The following are the articles in an ongoing series here on Bleacher Report that breaks down the Arizona Sun Devil football team as they head into a 2011 season that is full of expectations...

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  7. BCS Championship Game Projections 2011: The 10 Most Probable Blockbuster Games

    It's been a little over five months since Cam Newton led Auburn to an improbable national championship win in a thrilling battle over Oregon. That means two things...

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  8. ASU Football Season Preview: Ranking the 12 Most Important Sun Devils for 2011

    It’s time. What originated as the teaser tagline of their brilliantly executed rebranding campaign over the offseason now serves as the theme not just for the Sun Devils’ 2011 season, but for their program as a whole...

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  9. College Football 2011: How the Arizona State Sun Devils Can Own Arizona Sports

    Let's cut to the chase right away—there may be no greater bastion of fair weather and bandwagon fans in the United States than in Phoenix, Arizona. There are two reasons for this...

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  10. College Football 2011: The 17 Quarterbacks Who Will Throw the Most Interceptions

    There are few moments more deflating for a football team and their fans than when their quarterback tosses a costly interception. Possession and momentum instantly and resoundingly change, often deciding the fate of the game...

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  11. ASU Football: 5 Lessons from 2010 That Will Make for Success in 2011

    By now, the ASU BCS Bandwagon is in full force, with plenty of national media types hopping on-board. It's hard to fault them. The Sun Devils are a young and talented team having lost only two starters...

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  12. ASU Football: The Sun Devils, Green Day & 90s Punk: The Pressure of Expectations

    With society's ears still ringing from the thrashing sound of aggression that was Nirvana's " Smells Like Teen Spirit ," the barrier between hard rock and pop success was trampled in mosh-pit fashion in 1991...

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  13. ASU Season Preview: Ranking the 2011 Schedule's Critical Games for a BCS Bid

    For the Arizona State Sun Devil football team, the 2011 season presents the most important crossroads the program has faced in quite some time...

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  14. College Football 2011: 20 Schedules That Aren't as Hard as They Look

    What's in a name? Like Juliet's proverbial rose, there are many prominent programs across the country that forever retain their aura regardless of their on-field quality...

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  15. ASU Season Preview: The Sun Devils Will Make a BCS Game If...

    Ever since the Arizona State reached No. 4 in the October 28th, 2007 BCS standings after an 8-0 start, the Sun Devils have fallen progressively farther away from a BCS bowl berth...

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  16. College Football 2011: Top 25 Uniforms in the BCS Conferences

    Deion Sanders once famously said, "If you look good, you feel good. If you feel good, you play good." While the teams on this list vary greatly on that final point, they all ace the former...

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  17. ASU Football: New Uniforms—Fear the Fork in 2011

    Among the Sun Devil fanbase, the team's overall look has been hotly debated for years. Many felt that the distinctive maroon and gold colors and the Sparky the Sun Devil mascot ...

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  18. Arizona State Football: No Bolden, No Simpson, No Problem for Sun Devils?

    April showers may in fact bring May flowers for some, but what April ACL tears bring for the Arizona State Sun Devils remains to be seen. In the wake of torn ACLs of cornerback Omar Bolden and wide receiver T...

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  19. College Football: 10 Changes That Should Be Implemented Immediately To the NCAA

    " The NCAA's core purpose is to govern competition in a fair, safe, equitable and sportsmanlike manner, and to integrate intercollegiate athletics into higher education so that the educational experience of the student-athlete is paramount ...

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  20. Sun Devil Football: Kerry Taylor Talks ASU's Future, NFL Draft & Hating U of A

    The Sun Devils’ 2010 season was a study in inconsistency. The roller-coaster ride included near-upsets of Oregon, Stanford and Wisconsin; issues with penalties and turnovers; ...

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  21. College Football 2011: 10 Teams Who Are Preseason Top 25 and Shouldn't Be

    It seems like just yesterday that Cam Newton was ignoring Gene Chizik ’s call to take a knee and ran a sneak in the waning seconds of Auburn's BCS Championship game win over Oregon...

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  22. Phoenix Suns: New Marketing Campaign a Harbinger of Sorrow for 2011-2012?

    The fourth highest winning percentage in NBA history. 29 playoff appearances. 30 All-NBA Selections. Zero confidence in the immediate future...

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  23. NBA Trade Deadline: Phoenix Suns Trade Wrong Point Guard, But...

    The Phoenix Suns traded a point guard just before the NBA ’s trade deadline passed Thursday. One problem. It was the wrong one. As a result, the window has closed...

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  24. Steve Nash Trade Rumors: 10 Reasons His Trade Value Will Never Be Higher

    Emotional roller coasters. A surprise divorce. Drastic cast changes. Sexy new rumors every day. The world of Days of Our Lives ? Nope. That soap opera is nothing compared to the season of the Phoenix Suns' Steve Nash ...

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  25. Friends, Phoenicians, Suns Fans, Lend Me Your Ears

    Friends, Phoenicians, Suns fans, lend me your ears; I come to bury the Suns’ title-contending days, not to praise them...

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