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The Feed: No. 1 Bama, No. 3 FSU ‘ready to roll’

Preseason College Football 2017

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The headlines in college football…

Associated Press – Lights, camera, action: No. 1 Bama, No. 3 FSU ready to roll

NBC Sports – Nick Saban: only thing player injured in shooting guilty of is ‘being out late’

Associated Press – Q&A: New Indiana coach hopes to make most of dream job

Associated Press – Player collapses, dies during football practice in Florida

ESPN – 2017 bold predictions: Look out for Urban Meyer’s revenge in 2017

ESPN – How big is Michigan-Florida opener? Depends whom you ask

ESPN – Why Virginia Tech’s Brandon Facyson is savoring every sip of college life

Bleacher Report – Expert Predictions for the 2017 College Football Season

AL.com – Can Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham escape Art Briles’ shadow?

Sports Illustrated – Art Briles Didn’t Deserve a Second Chance in the CFL, or Anywhere Else

SB Nation – Alabama vs. Florida State will be decided by the passing game. Who’s that favor?

SB Nation – Jim McElwain and Jim Harbaugh exchanged a few jabs ahead of Florida-Michigan

MSN – Your Complete Guide To College Football’s Neutral-Site Games In 2017

CBS Sports – Inside College Football: The return of BIll Clark and UAB, the wandering Owls

CBS Sports – These are the 17 college football teams that can win the national title in 2017

USA Today – This year’s ‘guarantee games’ worth $150 million for college football programs

Sports Illustrated – 2017 College Football Crystal Ball: Playoff Picks, Bold Predictions and More

Yahoo! Sports – LSU-BYU game moving to New Orleans, Rice finds refuge at TCU (Update)

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The Feed: Five questions about Alabama vs. FSU, college football’s biggest season opener ever

Preseason College Football 2017

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The headlines in college football…

Sporting News – Alabama vs. FSU: Five questions about college football’s biggest season opener ever

Sports Illustrated – SI’s Preseason Top 25 Rankings: Alabama Is the Class of College Football, Again

AL.com – Nick Saban has his own thoughts on Josh Rosen’s football, academics not mixing comments

Sporting News – Nick Saban responds to former Alabama QBs: ‘You can’t make everybody happy’

MSN – Anonymous coaches rip Saban as one of most overrated bench bosses

AL.com – How Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough has been ‘processed’ by Nick Saban

ESPN – Jeremy Pruitt could emerge as hot head-coaching candidate

ABC Sports – Ole Miss to face NCAA in rules violations case on Sept. 11

Washington Post – Ole Miss football pinned its NCAA scandal to a rogue assistant. He’s fighting back

ESPN – Fully built by Harbaugh, now what?

MLive.com – Michigan’s kick return competition still wide open, may not be settled until game week

Associated Press – The UAB Blazers back from football hiatus, full of mystery

AL.com – What questions does Jarrett Stidham have left to answer to officially win Auburn’s QB job?

Associated Press – SDSU eager to fill football gap left by Chargers’ departure

Associated Press – Troy embracing high expectations after best FBS season

Associated Press – Middle Tennessee hopes QB Brent Stockstill stays healthy

Charlotte Observer – Memphis ready to cement its new status as winning program

Bleacher Report – Each Top 25 CFB Team’s Biggest Fall Camp Revelation

PennLive.com – Season-ending ACL injury of LB Jack Cichy hurts Badgers, but not enough to remove them as West favorite

Sporting News – Finding college football’s next Mitch Trubisky: 10 breakout candidates

Sports CheatSheet – The 10 Most Shameful College Football Teams (That Are Also Good)

NCAA – College football: The best schedule posters and wallpapers for 2017

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The Feed: SEC trying to climb back to college football summit

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The headlines in college football…

Associated Press – Alabama, SEC trying to climb back to college football summit

SB Nation – Bama’s scoring margins vs. all other SEC teams since 2008 are hilarious

Associated Press – Malzahn on QBs: ‘There’s nothing better than competition’

Associated Press – Numbers game: Analytics spreading through college football

Associated Press – Florida State hopes Murray, Tate emerge at wide receiver

ESPN – Tom Herman, Lincoln Riley and the fight to save the Big 12

ESPN – Houston Nutt would settle lawsuit against Ole Miss for apology

Bleacher Report – Ranking Best College Football Conferences Entering 2017 Season

Chicago Tribune – Notre Dame football’s practice guidelines cause some stir on social media

Detroit Free Press – Freep 2017 preseason college football Top 25: Michigan is not Top 10 – yet

NBC Sports – Ohio State suspends DT Michael Hill

Miami Herald – UM senior center Nick Linder leaves football team

Huffington Post – College Students Want Steubenville Rapist Removed From Football Team

MSN – Report: Sooners WR has potential season-ending injury

Sports Illustrated – The Pac-12 Is the New ‘Conference of Quarterbacks’

Sports Illustrated – Fall Camp Viewing Guide: Seven Storylines Set to Dominate August

SB Nation – 2007: The inside story of the greatest season in college football history

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The Feed: Amway and Coaches Polls Put Bama on Top (Again)

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The headlines in college football…

Bleacher Report – Preseason College Football Rankings 2017: Predicting Amway Poll’s Top 25

CBS Sports – 2017 fall camp goals: One thing every SEC West team must accomplish in August

Associated Press – Alabama’s Saban not planning to suspend Hand for DUI arrest

247 Sports – 5 takeaways from the preseason Coaches Poll

CBS Sports – In scrum over YouTube videos, UCF kicker gives up football

Tallahassee.com – ESPN names Florida State safety Derwin James college football’s top player

Roanoke.com – McFarling: Built to win? Bigger, stronger Virginia Tech football team is ready to find out

Fortune – 5 Ways Emerging Tech Is Tackling the Game of Football

Sporting News – Top 15 must-watch games on 2017 college football schedule

New Arena – Ranking 15 Teams Capable of Winning 2017-18 National Championship

US News – Former Notre Dame Coach Ara Parseghian Has Died

Saturday Down South – Highlights for other SEC teams during Alabama’s decade of dominance

CrimsonQuarry.com – College Gameday coming to Indiana-Ohio State for special Thursday night edition to open 2017 season

Associated Press – Heisman winner Lamar Jackson focused on improving his game

NBC Sports – Off-field injury will sideline Oklahoma’s Alex Dalton for entire 2017 season

NCAA – Texas reacts to new locker room for the first time

USAToday – Who will be the first college football coach to be fired?

USAToday – Who are the favorites to win the Heisman Trophy?

USAToday – Big Ten replaces the SEC as college football’s most overrated conference

USAToday – Michigan may be college football’s biggest mystery in 2017

Sports Illustrated – ‘Others Receiving Votes’ Is the Star of the Preseason Coaches Poll

Yahoo! Sports – Oklahoma dismisses 4-star QB signee Chris Robison

ESPN – Auburn Returns Dynamic RB Duo Pettway and Johnson

ESPN – SEC’s Most Important Newcomers

ABC News – College football joins other sports in keeping eye on clock

Sports on Earth – Top 25 College Football Defenses

Sports on Earth – Top 25 College Football Offenses

Sports on Earth – Most Underrated College Football Players

Scout – New August dead period creates confusion

Deadspin – Why Was A Private Corporation Paying For Hugh Freeze’s Cell Phone At Ole Miss?

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The Feed: Urban Meyer Says SEC, Big Ten ‘in Dead Heat’

Alabama Coach Nick Saban and Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer

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The headlines in college football…
Associated Press – Meyer: Big Ten in dead heat now with SEC
Associated Press – Meyer has Ohio State running like Fortune 500 juggernaut
Yahoo! Sports – Under construction South Alabama football facility collapses (Photos)
Associated Press – Meyer: Big Ten in dead heat now with SEC
Associated Press – Mississippi’s Luke earns his dream job, but in a tough spot
Bleacher Report – Biggest Snubs and Surprises from College Football’s Preseason Awards Watch Lists
Washington Post – Big Ten formally announces six-year media rights deal with ESPN, FOX and CBS
USAToday – Tennessee Vols’ five worst plays of the Butch Jones Era
AL.com – Jarrett Stidham the overwhelming favorite in Auburn QB ‘competition’ entering fall camp
Yardbarker – Most important College Football Games of 2017
NBC Sports – Report: Florida loses incoming frosh LB Nick Smith for six weeks
ESPN – How a single phone call led to Hugh Freeze’s downfall
ESPN – How Penn State reached ‘the other side’ five years after sanctions
ESPN – Where FPI and Vegas disagree on college football win totals
ESPN – Alabama, Ole Miss, Mississippi State offer scholarships to 286-pound eighth-grader

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