Some links from around college football on a Saturday…
- Auburn’s defense laments not getting another shot at Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins, who will be suspended for the season-opening game. I don’t blame ’em. Play against the best.
- UNC linebacker Fabby Desir is transferring, according to InsideCarolina.
- The TV ban suffered its own version of the death penalty, writes Jon Solomon of the Birmingham News.
- WVU receiver Ivan McCartney doesn’t look like he’ll be a big factor for the Mountaineers this fall. A natural talent, McCartney has underachieved in a big way.
- The 2012 season hasn’t even started yet, but Notre Dame’s 2013 schedule is already out.
- Duke wide receiver Blair Holliday is expected to be transferred to an Atlanta center for treatment of brain injuries. Holliday suffered the injuries during a jet ski accident last month.
- One of Rice’s better receivers will miss the season with a torn pectoral muscle.