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Miami Hurricanes QB Brad Kaaya Drawing Peyton Manning Comparisons

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The Miami Hurricanes are pumped up for the 2016 college football season and a big reason for that excitement is the presence of star quarterback Brad Kaaya. Many believe that he could end up competing for the Heisman Trophy as well as for the top pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. Kaaya could see a major improvement in his numbers ...

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Alabama wins 10th national title with win over Clemson

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Alabama won its 10th national championship with a 45-40 victory over Clemson in the College Football Playoff National Championship on Monday night. The Crimson Tide have now won four national titles in the past seven years, all under coach Nick Saban. In the fourth quarter, Saban took one of the biggest gambles of his career as he called an onside kick just after Adam Griffith tied ...

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Alabama, Clemson to play for CFP title

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The No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide and No. 1 Clemson Tigers will play for the College Football Playoff National Championship on Jan. 11 in Arizona. Clemson advanced to the title game with an impressive 37-17 win over Oklahoma on Thursday in the Capital One Orange Bowl. Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson threw for 187 yards, ran for another 145 and totaled three touchdowns. The Crimson Tide advanced with ...

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Derrick Henry Wins the Heisman Trophy

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Derrick Henry is the winner of the 81st Heisman Trophy Award. Henry is the second winner from the University of Alabama joining former running back Mark Ingram. Henry was announced as the winner on Saturday during a live broadcast on ESPN. The other two finalists that were invited to New York City were Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson and Stanford running ...

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Navy beats Army for 14th Straight Time

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Navy has defeated Army 21-17 for the 14th straight win in the Army-Navy rivalry game. Keenan Reynolds becomes the first quarterback in the storied 116-game history to go 4-0 against their academy rival. Reynolds accounted for all three of Navy’s touchdowns, including two rushing touchdowns to make him the NCAA’s leader in career rushing touchdowns with 85. Reynolds rushed for 136 ...

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College Football Playoff matchups are set; Clemson No. 1 overall

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After weeks of inside analysis and expert projections, the College Football Playoff committee settled the game’s greatest debate on Sunday by announcing Clemson, Alabama, Michigan State and Oklahoma as the four programs that will compete for this year’s national championship. Led by top-ranked, and still undefeated Clemson, this year’s group consists of conference champions from the ACC, SEC, Big Ten ...

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Virginia Tech Hires Justin Fuente as Head Coach

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Virginia Tech announced the hiring of former Memphis head coach Justin Fuente on Sunday. Fuente, 39, is set to replace Frank Beamer at the end of the season. Virginia Tech officially names Justin Fuente as head football coach; Bud Foster retained – https://t.co/NGa2PNwjuv pic.twitter.com/HcrltgN4vq — VT Football (@VT_Football) November 29, 2015 Beamer will finish his 29 consecutive season with the ...

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Ezekiel Elliott to Ohio State coaches: ‘There’s no chance I come back’

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Star running back Ezekiel Elliott has apparently played his final home game for No. 3 Ohio State. After starting the week in the hospital with a previously undisclosed infection in his leg, the junior back returned to the lineup Saturday, but rushed for just 33 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries. The Buckeyes were upset 17-14 to the No. 9 Michigan State Spartans ...

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Resilient Fighting Irish inching closer to playoff berth

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A week after the year’s first college football playoff poll left them siting squarely on the bubble as the nation’s fifth-best team, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish were rewarded for one of their best offensive performances of the season with the fourth spot in the committee’s second playoff poll. For the most part, head coach Brian Kelly’s Irish have been ...

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Illinois fires Athletic Director Mike Thomas

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Illinois has fired Athletic Director Mike Thomas effective immediately on Monday. Illinois’ football and women’s basketball programs have been under investigation for mistreatment of players.  Thomas fired Illini football coach Tim Beckman one week before the college football season started. Thomas was hired as Illinois’ director of athletics in August of 2011.  His hires include former football coach Tim Beckman, ...

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