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The Feed: The Post-Butch Jones Era Begins at Tennessee

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The headlines in college football…

Yahoo! Sports – With Florida and Tennessee jobs open, who will end up where?

Yahoo! Sports – What went wrong for Butch Jones at Tennessee

Associated Press – No. 1 Alabama hoping to build on wire-to-wire challenge

Associated Press – AP Top 25 Heat Check: Highs and lows of ranking 2-loss teams

Associated Press – No. 4 Clemson overcomes changing personnel to win once more

Associated Press – Penn State RB Barkley staying patient despite slow run game

Sun Sentinel – What we learned: Five takeaways from Miami’s 41-8 win over Notre Dame

Sporting News – Four recruits decommit from Tennessee after Butch Jones firing – Kirby Smart: Malzahn earned right to say Auburn ‘whipped the dog crap’ out of UGA – Auburn’s Kerryon Johnson named SEC offensive player of the week – Two trends favor surging Auburn over struggling Alabama

Bleacher Report – NCAA Football Rankings 2017: Analyzing Week 12 Polls and Top 25 College Standings

Tomahawk Nation – Offensive observations from FSU’s loss to Clemson

ESPN – Miami jumps to No. 2 in AP poll behind Alabama; Oklahoma moves up two spots to No. 3

ESPN – How Gus Malzahn got Auburn rolling again and ready for Alabama

Curated by Steven Stiefel

The Feed: Hugh Freeze Resigns at Ole Miss

Hugh Freeze resigns at Ole Miss

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The headlines in college football…
Associated Press – Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasons
Associated Press – Coaching swaps sparked by scandal have led to sorry seasons
Sporting News – Hugh Freeze’s lack of accountability finally caught up with Ole Miss
SB Nation – Hugh Freeze’s exit means only 3 current coaches have beaten Nick Saban twice
SB Nation – Hugh Freeze’s exit *technically* wasn’t about Ole Miss’ NCAA scandal
Associated Press – Vols believe they can thrive amid lack of preseason acclaim
St. Louis Dispatch – SEC preview: Can Auburn dethrone Alabama?
Sporting News – Former four-star RB recruit B.J. Emmons leaving Alabama, reports say

Washington Post – ‘This is where you need to be’: Penn State’s road back, five years after NCAA sanctions
CBS Sports – Ed Orgeron deserves patience while rebuilding LSU’s football program
MSN – Why Alabama’s No. 1 recruiting streak might end at 7 years
Chron – Feisty Kevin Sumlin shows he’s far from ‘defeated’ in response to SEC Network analysts
Fox Sports – Lack of veteran QBs adds uncertainty to NEC season
Seattle Times – Pac-12 football preview: USC is back in the national championship picture
Sports Illustrated – Where the Crimson Tide’s Green Goes
ESPN – Quarterback controversy at Alabama? No way
ESPN – Can college football do anything about the length of games?

Curated by Steven Stiefel

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