College Football

FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms-up before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, in Seattle. Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel says he's making a football comeback. Manziel announced Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, that he will participate in the developmental Spring League in Austin, Texas, which will play from March 28 to April 15. The league is designed for players hoping to impress NFL scouts. The league confirmed Manziel will participate. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund, File)
February 14, 2018 - 3:00 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel says he's making a football comeback. Manziel announced Wednesday that he'll participate in the developmental Spring League in Austin, Texas, which will play from March 28 to April 15. The league is designed for players...
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Mark Menard
February 10, 2018 - 3:04 am
When the final tally came in on this year's college recruiting class, LSU was ranked differently by most major analysts, but one thing was unanimous - everyone had the Tigers listed outside the top 10 for the first time since 2005. However, Tiger head coach Ed Orgeron told Deuce McAllister and Deke...
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Deke Bellavia
February 07, 2018 - 3:32 pm
Hey, it comes with the business. It’s part of the game as much as blocking, tackling, kicking, running and throwing. When it happens often, though, it gains attention, and not the kind of attention college football programs want to talk about or deal with. Ask any of the 128 Division I head...
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Alabama's Jerry Jeudy can't catch a pass in the end zone during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Georgia Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
January 09, 2018 - 4:41 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Alabama's latest group of hotshot recruits delivered on college football's biggest stage. And the Crimson Tide needed every big play from them. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa capped a second-half comeback with a 41-yard touchdown pass in overtime to fellow freshman DeVonta Smith in...
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President Donald Trump watches the NCAA National Championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Atlanta, between Alabama and Georgia. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
January 08, 2018 - 11:16 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump got his own national anthem moment Monday when he took the field before Alabama and Georgia faced off in the College Football Playoff National Championship. Months after wading into the culture war over protests during the anthem, the president was greeted by...
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FILE - This Nov. 1, 2017, file photo shows the Mercedes-Benz stadium in Atlanta. Atlanta’s new $1.5 billion stadium is about to be on perhaps its largest national stage for the Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, College Football Playoff title game, fans say the glitzy facility is living up to the hype despite a series of construction setbacks that delayed its opening. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File)
January 08, 2018 - 12:45 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The College Football Playoff is here to stay. The national championship game is still trying to make its mark. The 4-year-old title game remains a bit of an afterthought compared to the well-entrenched bowl system, from its lack of a catchy name to its scattered timing to its scaled-...
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Deke Bellavia
January 02, 2018 - 6:57 pm
As he worked through the Tigers Citrus Bowl game versus Notre Dame, he has put in one year and 18 days on the job for the LSU football program. That's Matt Canada, who came to LSU a little over a year ago like he was going to be the “savior” of an LSU offense that had been underperforming and...
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Georgia tailback Sony Michel (1) celebrates with teammates after scoring the game-winning touchdown in the second overtime period to give Georgia a 54-48 win over Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif (AP Photo/Doug Benc)
January 02, 2018 - 12:35 am
S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game. "Couldn't have scripted it better in some ways," SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey said. "It will...
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Deke Bellavia
December 31, 2017 - 6:09 pm
@dekebigchief Citrus Bowl: LSU vs Notre Dame (LSU minus -3 OVER Notre Dame) The Tigers and the Irish face each other for the second time in three bowl seasons. Unlike the last time when LSU questioned whether or not they should be there, Notre Dame could be asking that question this time around...
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