1. Top 25 Moments and Images of College Football in 2008: Part Two

    Admittedly, college football in 2008 did not have the peril at the top of the rankings like the season before. However, this season did provide many lasting images and memorable moments...

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  2. Top 25 Moments and Images of College Football in 2008: Part One

    Admittedly, college football in 2008 did not have the peril at the top of the rankings like the season before. However, this season did provide many lasting images and memorable moments...

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  3. Duke: How the Blue Devils Will Fare in the ACC

    The Duke Blue Devils are currently 10-1 with its lone loss on Dec. 6 at Michigan. Duke collected two tournament-résumé wins at Purdue and vs. Xavier on a neutral floor...

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  4. Cavaliers-Nuggets: Z Starts Fast, LeBron Finshes Strong in 105-88 Win

    Friday night in the Pepsi Center, the Cleveland Cavaliers squared off against the Denver Nuggets. Cleveland is part of the first trio in NBA history to begin a season with 21 wins in its first 25 games, joining the Celtics and the Lakers...

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  5. After Further Review, Duke Is No Better Than Last Season

    The 2008-09 Duke Blue Devils beat UNC Asheville in Cameron Indoor Stadium tonight, 99-56. Eleven days ago, Duke lost to Michigan in Ann Arbor. Tonight’s game versus UNC Asheville was the only one on the schedule until Duke plays AP No...

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  6. Cleveland Cavaliers: How Their Bench Compares to Eastern Conference Contenders

    Unlike other sports, success in basketball is often a result of quality productivity from a team’s bench. In professional baseball, rarely does a player that doesn’t start make his way into the game...

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  7. Duke-Purdue: What We've Learned and What We Still Don't Know About Duke

    Duke (No. 4 AP, No. 4 ESPN/USA Today) played Purdue (No. 9 AP, No. 10 ESPN/USA Today) in Mackey Arena on Tuesday night in West Lafayette, Indiana. The Blue Devils came in playing very well, namely due to the strength of their defense...

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  8. Duke Spotlight: December Games Away from Cameron Indoor Stadium

    The Duke Blue Devils (No. 7 AP, No. 5 ESPN/USA Today) have six wins on the young college basketball season. Already, Duke has earned the 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches versus Cancer tournament title...

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  9. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from My Rivalry Week Score Predictions

    At the conclusion of Rivalry Week, let's take a look at the highs and lows of my score predictions. Understand that not every game is included, but rather six games for each category are used and rationale for my pick is provided...

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  10. Rivalry Week: Score Predictions For Games Involving BCS Conference Teams

    Trophies up for grabs this week include the Land Grant Trophy and the Old Oaken Bucket. Not to mention, Saturday features arguably the best college football rivalry in Ohio State and Michigan...

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  11. Duke-Southern Illinois: Thoughts from My First Look at the Blue Devils

    Thursday night on ESPN2, the 2-0 Southern Illinois Salukis played the fifth-ranked 3-0 Duke Blue Devils in New York's world-famous Madison Square Garden. This article is an in-game analysis-editorial hybrid...

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  12. Can Duke Remain a Top 10 Team?

    After a pair of early exits the past two seasons in the NCAA Tournament, the Duke Blue Devils are looking to overcome their recent struggles by surging deep into the tournament...

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  13. Month of November Brings Pandemonium, Inevitable Controversy in College Football

    What a tremendous weekend of college football. A quick recap follows.For starters, the blackout in Nippert Stadium helped the Cincinnati Bearcats upend the No. 23 South Florida Bulls on Thursday night...

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  14. Week Nine Newsletter: Penn State Invades Columbus

    This Week’s Shame On....Butch Davis (lost 16-13 in OT at Virginia) There is no shame is losing this game to Virginia. However, Davis chose to kneel out the fourth quarter game clock after Virginia scored a touchdown to tie the game at 10...

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  15. Penn State-Ohio State: What To Expect From Ohio State's Receivers

    The ESPN College GameDay crew heads to Columbus, Ohio on Saturday for the Big Ten showdown between the No. 3 Penn State Nittany Lions and the No. 9 Ohio State Buckeyes...

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  16. ALCS Game Seven: What Terry Francona Should Say in His Pregame Speech

    As a Red Sox fan, the following is my ideal pregame speech by Terry Francona to his team prior to the start of Game Seven of the American League Championship Series. "Men: In life, people are given opportunities...

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  17. Week Eight Newsletter: Look For BCS Rankings To Be Released Sunday

    Sexy Seven (teams whose stock increased last week) 1. Texas (6-0)—In prime position to play for Big 12 title following win over Oklahoma 2. Florida (5-1)—Resounding win against LSU after struggling the last two weeks 3...

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  18. Red Sox-Rays: In-Game Thoughts

    Welcome to the Game One live entry for the American League Championship Series. Tonight features the defending-champion Boston Red Sox against the upstart Tampa Bay Rays...

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  19. Week Seven Newsletter: Red River Shootout Edition

    Sexy Seven (teams whose stock increased last week)1. Missouri (5-0)—Beat Nebraska convincingly, hosts upstart Oklahoma State Saturday2. USC (3-1)—Bounced back nicely against Oregon following Oregon State upset 3...

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  20. Anatomy Of Midweek College Football

    With the increase in popularity of college football, the sport has expanded its weekly schedule from strictly Saturday games to moving games to as early as Tuesday. The Thursday night showdown, however, offers some of the most exciting games of the year..

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  21. College Football Week Five Review/Week Six Preview

    Sexy Seven (teams whose stock increased last week) 1. Michigan (2-2)—Impressive comeback win against Wisconsin in the Big House2. Alabama (5-0)—In BCS title contention with impressive win Between the Hedges3...

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