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Record number of underclassmen enter NFL draft

We’ve been keeping track of underclassmen who have declared for this year’s NFL draft. This morning, the NFL released its list of 73 underclassmen who have been granted “special eligibility” for the draft by being at least three years removed from high school before declaring. That number is a new record, breaking the one held in…

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Duron Carter leaves FAU; NFL next?

The up-and-down (mostly down) collegiate career of Duron Carter has apparently come to an end. FAU head coach Carl Pelini confirmed to OwlReport.com Saturday that the mercurial wide receiver has left the football program.  The website went on to write that “[i]t is believed that Carter will make himself eligible for the upcoming NFL draft.”…

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Duron Carter’s hardship waiver denied

We know some many all of you are ready to move on from any and all news involving former Ohio State and Alabama wide receiver Duron Carter. Good news for you. Barring a major off-the-field issue, you won’t have to hear about him for the foreseeable future. FAU coach Carl Pelini said that Carter’s request…

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CFT predicts: the Sun Belt

Like other non-power conferences, the Sun Belt will be getting a different look in the near future. Florida International and North Texas are out to Conference USA, while Georgia State and Texas State will enter in 2013. FIU is the preseason favorite for the second consecutive year and Arkansas State will have a new coach in…

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Duron Carter officially with FAU

With his days at Ohio State and Alabama officially behind him, receiver Duron Carter has started his time with FAU. Following up on a report that Carter was headed to FAU, the receiver is enrolled in the school and participated in practice Saturday with the Owls, according to FAUOwlAccess.com.  “I am happy for him,” said…

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Ex-Ohio State, Bama WR Duron Carter looking at FAU?

The last anyone officially heard of Alabama wide receiver Duron Carter, he was sitting out spring practice because of a suspension. Since then, the rumor mill has churned out a Nick Saban quote or three about Carter’s unlikely future with the team. According to one report from FAUOwlAccess.com, Carter is already looking at another school,…

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Surgery knocks Eddie Lacy out of Tide’s spring practice

After losing Trent Richardson to early entry into the NFL draft, Alabama will be without his projected replacement this spring as well. Head coach Nick Saban announced Tuesday that running back Eddie Lacy will miss all 15 of the spring sessions after undergoing surgery this offseason.  Lacy had dealt with a foot issue throughout the…

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UGA football signees

(Georgia’s press release on its 2012 recruiting class.) JOHN ATKINS DL, 6-4, 300 Thomson, Ga., Thomson HS Born: Dec. 21, 1992…High School: Thomson …SuperPrep All-Dixie Team….Scout.com three-star player, #23 DT in the country, #23 player in the state…Rivals.com three-star player, #40 DT in the country, #52 player in Georgia…ESPNU four-star player, #11 DT in the…

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Duron Carter plays role of Jordan Jefferson for Tide this week

Ex-Ohio State receiver Duron Carter won’t be making an impact for Alabama on the field this year, but he’s helping the Tide prepare for their Nov. 5 game against LSU in any way he can. Namely, practicing as LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson. Jefferson, known as more of a runner than true passer, is 6-foot-5, 225…

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Duron Carter won’t play for Tide in 2011

The drawn-out drama that’s been Duron Carter‘s attempt to gain eligibility to play for Alabama appears to have come to an end, at least for this season. Head coach Nick Saban announced Wednesday evening that the JUCO transfer will take a redshirt this season and will not play for the Tide in 2011.  Carter will…

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Duron Carter not traveling with Bama

It may not make a world of difference one way or the other for third-ranked and heavily favored Alabama as they take on No. 23 Penn State, but the Tide will be playing without wide receiver Duron Carter, who was only recently given the green light to enroll in the school and begin practicing with…

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Duron Carter reportedly given the all clear, enrolls at ‘Bama

It appears that, after a couple of months of uncertainty, Duron Carter has finally been admitted to Alabama. The first hint came early this afternoon, when the former Ohio State wide receiver took to Twitter and seemingly announced that he’s been cleared academically. “FINALLY! COMING TO A STADIUM NEAR U,” Carter wrote on the social…

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Tide transfer Duron Carter not eligible to practice

In early July, Alabama’s Duron Carter was one of 75 players to make the cut for the Biletnikoff Award’s preseason watch list, which was kind of curious considering he played at the JUCO level in 2010. That inclusion was made even more curious by the fact that Carter, the son of Ohio State and NFL…

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Duron Carter signs with Alabama, ready to start working with team

Three months after it was announced that ex-Ohio State receiver Duron Carter would be taking his talents to Alabama, it looks as though Carter has arrived in Tuscaloosa. Via Twitter, Carter announced “I’m here!” yesterday. And, according to reports, he’s signed with the Tide and will be able to work out with his teammates this…

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Tide’s Duron Carter makes preseason Biletnikoff watch list

While the official list won’t be released until 8 ET Wednesday night, the names of a couple of players who have made the Biletnikoff Award’s preseason watch list have been confirmed, including a player who hasn’t played at the Div. 1-A level since 2009. The blog Gold and Blue Zone reported earlier today that West…

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