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Oklahoma Sooners: Playoff chances ruined by missed field goal

[caption id="attachment_32286" align="aligncenter" width="801"] (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)[/caption]   No major college football program has more wins than the University of Oklahoma since World War II, so it’s logical to think that they would be involved in college football’s inaugural four-team playoff. With Oklahoma returning a starting quarterback and a handful of offensive weapons, they had the potential to run through a rigorous Big XII schedule. The Sooners’ playoff dreams most
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Notre Dame vs. Florida State Recap: Controversial Flag Enables ‘Noles To Escape Irish

[caption id="attachment_32270" align="aligncenter" width="594"] (October 17, 2014 - Source: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images North America)[/caption] TALLAHASSEE – In a worthy sequel to the 1993 “Game of the Century” between No. 5 Notre Dame and No.2 Florida State, this one would be decided by a controversial call. Trailing 31-27 and bidding to pull off another memorable upset, Notre Dame’s C.J. Prosise would be called for offensive pass interference with a pick for
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Arizona Wildcats: Rich Rodriguez, Arizona get huge road win at #2 Oregon

[caption id="attachment_31615" align="aligncenter" width="594"] (October 1, 2014 - Source: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America)[/caption]   University of Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez told reporters “Why not us?” when he was asked about the team's chances to contend in major college football during his official introduction as head coach. On Thursday night, he verified his belief with one of the biggest wins of his coaching career. The upstart Wildcats upset the
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NCAAF: Texas A&M and Central Florida Find Worthy Replacements For Johnny Manziel & Blake Bortles

    Texas A&M and Central Florida, who lost their starting quarterbacks to the NFL Draft this past May, made a smooth transition in replacing Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles. Texas A&M saw quarterback Kenny Hill set a school record for completions and passing yards in a game in their rout of South Carolina. Central Florida brought in last year's backup, Justin Holman, after their original starter struggled in the
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2014 Heisman Trophy: Bryce Petty, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota Top Quarterbacks To Watch

[caption id="attachment_29151" align="aligncenter" width="594"] (December 31, 2013 - Source: Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images North America)[/caption] Thanks to high-powered spread offenses being en vogue in college football, there is a good chance that another quarterback may win the 2014 Heisman Trophy. Below are my five top quarterbacks to watch: Bryce Petty (QB, Baylor) The main trigger man in Art Briles up-tempo, no-huddle offense in 2013, Petty is poised to bring a second
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College Football Playoff Prediction: Seminoles Projected Top Seed

[caption id="attachment_29123" align="aligncenter" width="594"] (January 5, 2014 - Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America)[/caption]   College football fans finally have what they have been drooling for over a decade. NCAA Football will be using its first ever playoff system instead of the usual bowl season and recently Bowl Championship Series (BCS). The only dirt to throw on this new system is that it is not nearly as expanded as
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American Athletic Conference Preview: With No Bortles and Bridgewater, League Newcomer East Carolina and Cincinnati Will Vie For Supremacy

[caption id="attachment_28775" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (Image courtesy of CHUCK LIDDY — [email protected])[/caption]   Thanks Blake Bortles and Teddy Bridgewater leaving for the NFL, could American Athletic Conference newcomer, East Carolina and pre-season favorite, Cincinnati be the next teams to beat? Bortles of Central Florida and Bridgewater of Louisville—now a new member of the Atlantic Coast Conference—would be drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars and Minnesota Vikings in the 2014 NFL Draft, indirectly
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Notre Dame/Atlantic Coast Conference Preview: Irish Eyes Set To Smile, Noles To Dominate.

[caption id="attachment_28519" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (January 5, 2014 - Source: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images North America)[/caption]   Thanks to realignment, college football is set for another monumental shift thanks to the unique partnership between Notre Dame and the Atlantic Coast Conference. Notre Dame, long an independent, joined the ACC as a “partial member” in football in 2014, and in all sports as a full member. What this entails is that the Fighting