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Ohio State, Ezekiel Elliott the betting favorites for national title and Heisman

As we continue to inch toward the beginning of a new college football season, the odds continue to be updated. With quarterback Everett Golson transferring to Florida State was reason enough to take another look at some of the betting odds for the national championship and Heisman Trophy pictures, but it continues to be Ohio…

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52 college football centers named to Rimington Trophy watch list

If your college football team has a center, there is a decent chance he has been named to the Rimington Trophy watch list, released Tuesday morning. Of the 128 teams in FBS and roughly 41 percent of those teams are represented on the Rimington Trophy watch list. Fortunately, this is reduced from the 64 names…

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Auburn’s physical spring toughens up Malzahn’s Tigers

You had to expect the addition of Will Muschamp as defensive coordinator would lead to a bit more intensity at Auburn, and that certainly seems to be the plan. Auburn had a more physical spring practice season, and that is by design for head coach Gus Malzahn. “Will thought that was very important, which I…

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Auburn losing two more DBs to transfer

Rather abruptly, depth in the secondary has become more than a mild concern for Gus Malzahn and his defensive staff. Friday we noted that defensive back Kamryn Melton took to Twitter to announce that he has decided to transfer from The Plains.  He’s not the only one as, in addition to Melton, Malzahn confirmed that Derrick Moncrief…

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Kamryn Melton takes to Twitter to announce transfer from Auburn

The spate of post-spring transfers continues unabated, with Auburn the latest to see its roster pared. On Twitter Thursday evening, Kamryn Melton announced that he has decided to transfer from The Plains. In a very classy missive posted to the social media website, Melton stated that his decision to move on from the Tigers came…

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Police Blotter

5/15/2015 — Western Kentucky running back Leon Allen cited for alcohol intoxication in a public place, second-degree criminal trespassing, and menacing. 5/13/2015 — Michigan associate athletics director for football Jim Minick charged with suspicion of driving under the influence. 5/11/2015 — Western Kentucky running back Leon Allen charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place. 5/6/2015 — Marshall running back Steward…

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Georgia Tech and Tennessee expected to play in 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff

One of the biggest games to open the college football season has been the Chick-fil-A Kickoff in Atlanta, and Georgia Tech may be getting ready to make its first appearance in the game in its own backyard. Georgia Tech and Tennessee are the rumored participants for the 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, and an official announcement…

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Medically DQd by Ohio State, Jamel Dean moves on to Auburn

Quite the kerfuffle was stirred up last month when it came to 2015 Ohio State signee Jamel Dean, who was not medically cleared by the OSU medical staff because of a recurring knee injury.  Despite the fact that OSU had offered Dean a medical hardship, which would allow him to remain on scholarship, the player’s high…

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Georgia Tech wins Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge for fourth time

It’s just a golf tournament in late April, but you know Paul Johnson is enjoying the heck out of this. For the fourth time in five years, the Georgia Tech head coach and former basketball player Jon Barry led the Yellow Jackets to victory in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge. “Well, I rode Jon pretty hard today, but in…

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Alabama, Auburn, Ohio State big early favorites for Week 1

Only a little over four months until college football. That’s practically nothing! It’s only one-third of the year! Fortunately, we have some stuff to talk about this Monday morning involving that first week of the season. The 5dimes sportsbook released some fresh Week 1 odds, with the following highlights: Ohio State – 20.5 @ Virginia…

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Nick Saban says Alabama must regain mojo and identity

One of the most recognizable brands in college football has an identity crisis on its hands. That seems to be the vibe coming from head coach Nick Saban, who is already dropping a reality check on his program following a second straight postseason ending with a loss and a spring that lacked the kind of…

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Field set for 2015 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge

Make Mor Birdys The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl announced Wednesday the field for its annual golf challenge for charity held between pitting SEC and ACC (and a few outliers) coaches – and their best celebrity/pro golfer friends. Held at Reynolds Plantation outside Atlanta, last year’s event raised more than $650,000 for charity. Without further ado, this…

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Big Ten close to clinching top three spring attendance crowds in 2015

Coming off a successful postseason, the Big Ten now has something else to be proud of. When the spring football attendance numbers are finalized in the coming weeks, the odds are pretty good the top three spring attendance crowds will all come from the Big Ten. Ohio State set the bar as high as possible by…

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Muschamp already has Auburn’s defense leading the way

Ask anyone who watched Auburn the biggest need of improvement from 214, and the answer might be the defense. Auburn’s defense is on the right track in a hurry with Will Muschamp taking over as defensive coordinator. The spring game was the latest example of that defense turning a corner. Since Gus Malzahn has been…

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Ohio State, Alabama, Notre Dame (& so many more) spring football on tap for Saturday

Get ready for a jam-packed day of spring football from coast to coast. If you have nothing better to do than sit inside and get a college football fix — and who would blame you — then you have plenty of options working for you on Saturday. Defending national champion Ohio State will be among…

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