• Frank Solich set to receive Tom Osborne Legacy Award in January in Omaha
    “First as a player, then as an assistant, and finally as the head coach of the Cornhuskers, Frank Solich has been part of the fabric of Nebraska's highly successful football history,” said Steve Richardson, executive director of the Football Writers Association of America. “What better person to ... read more
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  • UW Huskies an early underdog for season opener against Auburn
    Washington is an early favorite to win the Pac-12 Conference title in 2018, but the Huskies are underdogs, for now, in their Sept. 1 season opener. Auburn has been installed as an early 2.5-point favorite over Washington 99 days before they meet in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic at Mercedes-Benz in ... read more
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  • Can Tennessee Vols count on special teams for big plays in 2018? Not sure
    This is the final installment of an eight-part series examining Tennessee's roster after spring practice. Today, we look at specialists. Spring starting specialists Kicker: Brent Cimaglia; Punter: Paxton Brooks; Holder: Joe Doyle; Long snapper: Riley Lovingood; Short snapper: Elijah Medford Spring ... read more
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  • TJ Sheffield, 4-star wide receiver from Tennessee, has Ohio State in top four: Buckeyes football recruiting
    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- One of Ohio State's wide receiver targets for 2019 is getting closer and closer to a decision. Four-star TJ Sheffield from Thompson's Station, Tenn., put out his final four schools on Friday. The Buckeyes made the cut once again. The 5-foot-10, 170-pound Sheffield is the No. ... read more
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  • 16 schools that’d be perfect for a CFB version of ‘Hard Knocks’
    HBO's Hard Knocks premieres this summer, featuring the Cleveland Browns. While the show has been an NFL staple for the last 17 years, there hasn't really been a true version of a college football one. The closest is probably A Season With, Showtime's version of the popular NFL show — it' ... read more
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  • Previewing Michigan’s newest coaching hires
    Jim Harbaugh has been a very busy man this offseason after hiring five new assistant coaches. The new coaching list is made up of some veterans from other top schools, a few former college football players and an intriguing coach on the rise. Here is a brief breakdown of each of these new coaches. Jim ... read more
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  • Oregon is only a couple of breaks away from a “We’re back!” year
    Bill C's annual preview series of every FBS team in college football continues. Catch up here! Honestly? Oregon was due a bumpy succession. The Ducks were accustomed to things going too smoothly for too long. In 1995, head coach Rich Brooks left to take over the St. Louis Rams after 18 seasons in ... read more
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  • Ask Aaron: 5 positives for Michigan football in 2018
    ANN ARBOR -- I'll refrain from wishing everyone a 'happy' Memorial Day weekend. This should be a serious one meant for honor and reflection. Plenty of brave folks sacrificed themselves for the happiness and freedom we enjoy everyday. Do your best this weekend to remind yourself of that. And ... read more
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  • Countdown To Kickoff: 99 Days!
    If you're too young to remember the Oklahoma Sooners of the 90s, a 7-5 record probably doesn't seem so noteworthy. However, the 1999 campaign could be best described as a breath of fresh air after fans had suffered through several years of gridiron ineptitude. Gary Gibbs succeeded Barry Switzer ... read more
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