1. The Face of Every BCS Team in 2013

    College football is fewer than six months away, and it can't get here fast enough. This weekend marks the end of most spring practices, and next weekend is the NFL draft. Heading into 2013, there are some questions surrounding the entire season...

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  2. Top 20 Ways to Improve College Football

    "The playoffs are coming! The playoffs are coming!" —Paul Revere (modified) That is one major improvement that college football badly needed...

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  3. Florida State Football: Winners and Losers from Seminoles' 2013 Spring Game

    Final Score: Gold 40, Garnet 24 Florida State's spring game is finished, and it's time to analyze the event...

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  4. Michigan Football 2013 Spring Game: Live Analysis, Notes and Recap

    Michigan's spring game is finished. Blue: 19, Maize 2 The red-zone drill portion of the game was lucrative for the Blue squad. (Red-zone drills are also one of the big reasons that score isn't kept...

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  5. Every AP Top 25 College Football Coach's Disaster Plan for 2013

    The 2013 season is coming (not soon enough, as usual) and battle plans are being drawn up nationwide. Teams are drafting attacks aimed at winning the national championship crystal ...

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  6. Each BCS Conference Commissioner's Goals for Realignment

    Realignment is the name of the game in college football right now. With one final BCS season coming in 2013, every conference needs to position itself for the playoffs coming in 2014...

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  7. Power Ranking the 10 Best Running Backs of the BCS Era

    Truly great running backs don't come along that often. During the BCS era (1998-present), the Heisman Trophy has been awarded to a running back on only four occasions...

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  8. 12 Best College GameDay Atmospheres in College Football

    Every week of the college football season, ESPN's College GameDay chooses one site to visit. Sometimes, there are many games that are well-worth watching, but GameDay brings with ...

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  9. Every College Football Team's Most Clutch Performer for 2013

    Great players are measured by straight stats. Whichever receiver gained the most yards against the toughest competition is the best. Clutch performers are different. They are measured in other ways...

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  10. 10 Coordinators Who Will Be Prime Head Coach Candidates After 2013 Season

    Being the head coach of a major university's football program is a coveted position, especially if you turn out to be good at it...

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  11. Pro Comparisons for College Football's Top 25 Players

    The best players in college football get all the publicity. From their skills to their innate ability to wow crowds on the football field, they give fans a million things to talk about during the entire year...

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  12. 25 Deals That Would Happen If College Football Free Agency Existed

    The NFL has a free-agent program that ensures the players' ability to market themselves to the highest bidder...

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  13. College Football: 25 Players Whose Starting Job Is in Danger This Spring

    Some college football jobs are safe. For instance, the only thing Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel and Oregon QB Marcus Mariota need to fear is injury. Other schools have no safe positions...

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  14. CFB: Predictions for 2013 All-American Team and Every Major Award

    Becoming an All-American is one of the highest honors a college football player can earn, as is any one of the major awards...

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  15. College Football: One Piece of Advice We Would Give Each Top 25 Coach

    With the 2012 season behind us, the lessons to be learned from the various successes and failures are set in stone. College football coaches are constantly getting feedback about how the last season went, because it's all over the Internet...

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  16. College Football: 12 Coordinators with the Most Freedom to Run Their Own Show

    Offensive coordinators have a high-profile, high-stress position. Regardless of execution on the field, the coordinator in charge is always held accountable for what happens...

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  17. 4 Small-School College Football Coaches Who Deserve a High-Profile Job

    Throughout the 2012 season, many coaches from smaller schools earned recognition for their astonishing efforts...

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  18. College Football: 12 Coaches We'd Love to Break Down Film With

    Breaking down film is one of the most time-consuming parts of a coach's job, because college football is more like a brutal chess match than any other familiar game in the world...

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  19. College Football: 16 Teams That Are Locks to Win 10 Games in 2013

    In 2012, there were 26 college football teams that won 10 or more games . All have a good shot at repeating that feat...

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  20. 10 Most Hated Coaches in College Football History

    Coaches bear the brunt of everyone's emotions during the entire year. If a coach's team did well, the fanbase loves him. If not, then there are constant murmurings from January to August (or longer if the season was truly horrible)...

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  21. Preseason College Football Rankings 2013: Spring Game Previews for the AP Top 25

    The postseason polls have been out for almost two months, and the preseason editions are due in August. The only thing standing in the way of any team on the postseason list is the spring...

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  22. Power Ranking the 25 Best Team Entrances in College Football

    The first moment of every college football team's season is its entrance to the first game. This is the moment that the music and the adrenaline rush wash over the crowd to let them know football is back for another glorious season...

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  23. College Football Spring Games 2013: Dates, Times, Schedule for Every BCS Team

    In college football, spring practice is the beginning of the next season for everyone. Whether your team had a terrible season in 2012 or finished as national champions, spring is the beginning of whatever is coming in 2013...

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  24. College Football: 10 Rivalries That Can Cost a Coach His Job

    College football thrives on vicious rivalries. Ohio State vs. Michigan is one of the biggest games of the year, regardless of how highly ranked either team is at the time of play. There is a little patience involved, of course...

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  25. College Football: 50 Unheralded Recruits Who Have Become Stars in College

    College football recruiting is not an exact science, and many 4- and 5-star recruits don't pan out the way schools think they will. Wide receiver Duron Carter is a good example of that...

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