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Tennessee WR Josh Smith to miss start of season with broken collarbone

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:38 am
Tennessee will be without wide receiver Josh Smith at the start of the season, including the season opener in Atlanta against Georgia Tech next week. Smith will be out of action for the next four to eight weeks with a broken collarbone. Vols senior WR ...

Sun Devil linebackers working to lead resurgent season

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:31 am
The 2017 season is quickly approaching. With five new faces joining Arizona State’s coaching staff and a handful of players in line to break the Sun Devils’ two-deep depth chart for the first time, amidst a multitude of changes, head coach Todd Graham ...

Rashaan Evans: From aspiring QB to QB of Alabama defense

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:31 am
Rashaan Evans' father remembers the news feeling like a "death blow." Before that day in 2011, Evans was a quarterback. He had received quarterback training, had attended the Manning Passing Academy and believed he had the talent to excel at that position ...

Preseason College Football Rankings 2017: Predictions for Initial AP NCAA Top 25

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:25 am
The start of the college football season is just days away, and fans are expected to see a familiar name at the top of the Associated Press rankings when the first poll is released Monday at noon ET. The Alabama Crimson Tide have been a dominant football ...

Kirby Confirms Dawg Post Report: Parrish Out 2-4 Weeks

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:25 am
ATHENS - UGA coach Kirby Smart confirmed that the Bulldogs will be without DB Malkom Parrish for 2-4 weeks. Dawg Post broke the news on Wednesday night that Parrish "has suffered a foot injury that will keep him out of practice for the foreseeable future.

South Alabama's Joey Jones reiterates QB announcement will come Wednesday

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:16 am
South Alabama head football coach Joey Jones on Monday reiterated that an announcement on his team's starting quarterback won't come before Wednesday. Jones announced Dallas Davis as the starter last season on Aug. 22, which was a Monday. However, this ...

Top college football states: Can anyone take on Alabama?

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:13 am
Where can you find the best college football state? Every state can make its case, but there has to be a way to put a statistical theory to that emotional value, right? Sporting News took its best shot, with a couple requirements. First, we took only ...

Syracuse football adds JUCO transfer DE Alton Robinson

Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:12 am
The Syracuse Orange football program is less than two weeks from kickoff, but apparently they’re not done adding players for 2017. According to an announcement on Sunday morning, SU will bring JUCO transfer defensive end Alton Robinson aboard, effective ...

Upland linebacker Justin Flowe can leave a lasting impression

Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:54 am
Justin Flowe, a 9-year-old man-child playing running back for the Pomona Steelers, gets the handoff, runs left, reverses field and heads toward the end zone, sending three kids to the turf with stiff-arms on his way to a 64-yard touchdown. The 2010 video ...

How the college sports world stood when the last total solar eclipse was visible from the U.S. in 1991

Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:27 am
A lot has changed since a total solar eclipse was last visible from the United States, prior to Monday's highly-anticipated spectacle. Back on July 11, 1991, when a total eclipse could be seen in parts of Hawaii, the top song on Billboard's top 100 was ...

Syracuse football recruiting: 3-star Florida safety Cameron Jonas commits to SU

Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:18 am
The 6-foot-1, 187-pound Dwyer (Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.) High School prospect is rated three stars and the No. 45 safety in the Class of 2018 by's composite rankings. He's also been offered by Florida State, Miami, Auburn, Georgia, UCLA ...

LSU listed among college football's six most interesting teams for 2017: Report

Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:01 am
CBS college football writer Tom Fornelli has LSU among the six teams he said he'll follow closely this season. "These are teams I've taken a bit of special interest in heading into the season," Fornelli writes. "Not necessarily teams that are going to win ...

The top 50 Ohio State football players for 2017: No. 8, RB Mike Weber

Posted: August 21, 2017, 3:32 am
Height, weight: 5-foot-10, 214 pounds. Hometown: Detroit. Where he was ranked entering last season: Weber was No. 14 as we wondered if he could fill Ezekiel Elliott's shoes. Did he? Weber ran for 1,096 yards last year, after Elliott ran for 1,821 yards in ...

Oregon player's mom interrupts practice with video on scoreboard to tell son he got a scholarship

Posted: August 21, 2017, 2:37 am
Oregon junior linebacker Kaulana Apelu was at practice when his mom appeared across the scoreboard with an important announcement. The (now former) walk-on was going to be on scholarship. "If you have a dream, never give up. Always chase it." – Kaulana ...

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