1. Injuries Exposed Recruiting Missteps for Notre Dame's Defense

    The injuries never seemed to end. A considerable amount of newsprint was devoted to the weekly wounded Notre Dame defensive players...

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  2. Team, Not Individuals, Stars for Ohio State

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- If Ohio State were counting solely on the brightest stars to light a path to the College Football Playoff, it never would have found it...

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  3. Is Urban Meyer Already the Best Coach Ever at Ohio State?

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – In the bottom-line business of college football, championships are credentials that confer credibility. It is, therefore, too soon for Ohio State fans to accept Urban Meyer as the best coach the school has ever had...

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  4. Rumblings: Buckeyes Make Late Run at Recruits for Defense

    The Ohio State recruiting class for 2015 seems to be headed for a finish line of sorts, with still more than a month left before signing day on Feb. 4. Then again, with Urban Meyer and his staff, it never really seems to be over...

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  5. Ohio State Football: Tickets Snapped Up Quickly for Sugar Bowl

    As Ohio State's assistant athletic director for ticketing and preferred seating, Brett Scarbrough understands the passion of Buckeyes fans...

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  6. Who Has Passing Edge in Sugar Bowl?

    The big guys battling up front mamight y be the ones with the most influence over the Allstate Sugar Bowl, but that's certainly not the only matchup worth watching...

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  7. Who Has the Best Fight Song, Mascot, Marching Band, Helmets and Tradition?

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Now that Christmas is over, we can finally devote our full attention to New Year's Day and the epic Sugar Bowl showdown between Alabama and Ohio State in the first round of the first-ever College Football Playoff...

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  8. No. 2 Defining Moment of 2014: Lane Kiffin Hired as Offensive Coordinator

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  9. Throw out the Book; Bring Peppers Back

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  10. Players Recall Last Time Lions Beat the Packers in Wisconsin

    Player to player, memories range from vivid to vague. One remembers exact blocking patterns, one gets the teams confused, one was around for enough wins to almost cloud this Dec. 15, 1991, loss entirely...

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  11. Packers Looking to Finish 8-0 at Lambeau Field

    Green Bay — When the Green Bay Packers park their cars in the players' lot and enter Lambeau Field, they walk past a huge replica of the Vince Lombardi Trophy...

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  12. Rossi: Haley's Time Has Come for Steelers

    A group of smiling men gathered near the front right wall of the Steelers dressing room at Heinz Field late Sunday afternoon...

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  13. Pitt Players Say They Understand Paul Chryst's Reasoning

    Todd Graham's departure from Pitt three years ago was defined by feelings of bitterness, anger and betrayal from the players he left behind...

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  14. Bowl Practices Help Keep Focus on Field for Pitt

    As rumors and speculation swirl about who Pitt's next coach will be, it could be easy to forget the Panthers still have a game coming up in just under two weeks...

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  15. Pitt Recruit Whitehead Remains Committed

    Central Valley cornerback Jordan Whitehead said Monday he remains committed to Pitt, even while coaches from three other universities have telephoned his mother since the departure of Paul Chryst...

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  16. Ranking the Biggest Bowl Games in BYU History

    BYU has been a mainstay in postseason football since its first bowl appearance in 1974. It has played 33 bowl games during that time with a record of 13-19-1...

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  17. Report: BYU Head Coach Bronco Mendenhall Applied for Wisconsin Job

    A news station in Madison, Wisconsin, reported Monday that BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall applied for the Wisconsin head coaching job, but it's some of the other applicants that have gained national attention...

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  18. TV Images of BYU Brawl Create Own Reality

    The bowl season has barely begun, but it's difficult to imagine any game could be more entertaining than the Miami Beach Bowl...

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  19. Untested to Start, Receivers Have Turned into a Threat Heading into Rose Bowl

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  20. Oregon's Ball Boy Keeps the Ducks' Offense on Schedule

    EUGENE, Ore. -- There's a good chance even the most devout Oregon fans don't know about one of the most crucial elements of the Ducks' up-tempo offense...

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  21. Marcus Mariota Named Associated Press Player of the Year

    Oregon junior quarterback Marcus Mariota received yet another early Christmas present Tuesday in the form of the Associated Press Player of the Year honor, the first Duck to win the award...

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  22. 5-Star JC Linebacker, Chooses Arizona State Sun Devils over Oregon Ducks

    Oregon's recruiting woes at the linebacker position continued Tuesday morning, as five-star junior college linebacker Davon Durant announced his commitment to Arizona State over Ole Miss and Oregon via Twitter...

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  23. Remembering the Pick: Players Who've Intercepted Marcus Mariota Reflect

    EUGENE, Ore. -- In the past two seasons, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota has been intercepted six times. He has attempted 758 passes...

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  24. Ducks' Ty Griffin Isn't Jameis Winston, but Plays Him on the Scout Team

    EUGENE — Ty Griffin, a quarterback who transferred Georgia Tech to the Oregon Ducks, has been one of the backup quarterbacks who, along with Morgan Mahalak, has been impersonating ...

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  25. Josh Woods, UCLA Bruins 4-Star OLB Commit, Receives Oregon Ducks Offer

    The class of 2015 started with a bang for Oregon, but has lost momentum in the past few weeks, especially at the cornerback and linebacker positions, where the Ducks are still looking for much-needed commitments...

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