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Thursday afternoon one-liners

Braxton Miller, Jake Ryan AP

Meandering our way through the offseason, a single one-liner at a time…

— In poll results that will surprise absolutely no one, Michigan-Ohio State was overwhelmingly voted as the most important game in the Big Ten for the upcoming season.

— Rocker-turned-country singer Darius Rucker would give up a Grammy for a South Carolina national championship.

— At least for now, hoops-mad Kentucky beating upper-echelon programs on the football recruiting trail.

Deseret News: Neither the Utes nor Aggies can afford to lose the ‘Battle of the Brothers’ in week

— Past performance in limited opportunities suggests Clemson’s Rod McDowell is more than capable of replacing the production lost by the departure of Andre Ellington.

— The Big Ten Network taps Michigan State’s linebackers as the best group in the conference.

Memphis Commercial Appeal: Tiger coach Justin Fuente eager to “raise the bar” but warns of tough debut in AAC.

— Colorado State’s Jim McElwain had 150,000 reasons to ensure his players made the grade.

— Four-star JUCO defensive impressed following visit to Auburn, although Arkansas is still believed to be the front-runner.

— The top six as announced via Twitter for five-star 2014 defensive back Jamal Adams? Florida, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Ole Miss, Texas and Texas A&M.

— Ex-Kansas State great Jordy Nelson simply can’t stay away from his Manhattan roots.

— Troubled former All-American Rolando McClain, who abruptly retired from the NFL last month at the age of 23, has returned to Alabama and is enrolled in classes.

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5 Responses to “Thursday afternoon one-liners”
  1. jrs45 says: Jun 13, 2013 1:56 PM

    LOL that’s a funny picture.

  2. classyjacklambert says: Jun 13, 2013 1:58 PM

    Rucker doesn’t have to worry, that Grammy’s pretty safe.

  3. manik56 says: Jun 13, 2013 2:08 PM

    OSU-Mich may end up being the TWO biggest games in conference play this year.

  4. scalpemseminoles says: Jun 13, 2013 4:11 PM

    i hope he doesn’t win any awards for that crappy cover of wagon wheel

  5. soundsofsuccess7 says: Jun 13, 2013 10:03 PM

    Good for McClain. His issues were larger than football and he clearly recognized it.

    Best wishes to him in the future.

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