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Father, husband, sportswriter, curmudgeon. Reach me at fordesports@yahoo.com. Also co-host of Wetzel To Forde show, on Yahoo! Sports Radio

UNC report forces school to face truth about its culture of cheating

sports.yahoo.com — There was an emergency in the North Carolina football program in the summer 2009. Deborah Crowder, architect of a massive and long-lasting academic sham, was retiring. Before she left the school, the Tar Heels needed her for one more round of bailouts.

Forde-Yard Dash: Worst fears for this college football season

sports.yahoo.com — Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football (fire extinguishers sold separately in Morgantown): Americans are a scared lot these days. Perhaps because it is Halloween Season. (Halloween used to be a day, or maybe a week, but now it's a full-blown season, powered by six weeks of marketing and profiteering.

Forde's Fab Four: Oregon in, 'Bama out in latest College Football Playoff bracket

sports.yahoo.com — Every week, I will play Selection Committee member, take a look at the College Football Playoff picture and offer my bracket as if today were Selection Sunday. Feel free to agree or disagree, starting with the latest development in Forde's Fab Four: we have the same four teams for the first time all season.

Talented, resilient, lucky? How unbeaten Florida State kept its roll going against Notre Dame

sports.yahoo.com — TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Add the Midnight Flag to the list. Place it alongside the Kelvin Benjamin Catch. And the Clemson Shotgun Suicide. In the roll call of close escapes for Florida State in its 23-game winning streak, the offensive pass interference call on Notre Dame with 17 seconds left Saturday night might move to the top.

Sources: Syracuse basketball program repeatedly violated internal drug policy

sports.yahoo.com — SYRACUSE, N.Y. - During a decade in which Syracuse basketball reached the pinnacle of national prominence, the program was awash in positive drug tests and, in many cases, failed to adhere to its internal drug policy while playing ineligible players, Yahoo! Sports has learned.

Jameis Winston brings nuclear level of hate on Florida State sport hasn't seen since Hurricanes era

sports.yahoo.com — The last time America encountered such a lightning-rod college football entity, it was more than two decades ago. And it was an entire team. Those were the Miami Hurricanes. This is Jameis Winston. The Florida State quarterback has become the most rooted-against player I've seen in the sport, ever.

Dak Prescott the new leader in HeismanPundit straw poll

heismanpundit.com — Mississippi State became college football's new No. 1 this week thanks to three-straight wins over top 10 teams. Now, Bulldogs quarterback Dak Prescott is the Heisman race's new No. 1 after taking over the lead in HeismanPundit's latest Heisman Straw Poll released on Tuesday (Oct. 14).

Mike Slive will leave lasting legacy after helping reshape college football

sports.yahoo.com — Hopefully, Mike Slive's health allows him to smoke his beloved cigars on his Birmingham porch for many years to come. He's earned that much. The commissioner of the Southeastern Conference announced his retirement Tuesday, effective July 31, 2015. He will begin treatment for a recurrence of prostate cancer soon.

Forde-Yard Dash: 14 teams that have a shot at the College Football Playoff

sports.yahoo.com — Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football (BB gun safety goggles sold separately, because you'll put an eye out, Ralphie): In this Dash: Scenarios | Coaches on move? | Oddball news | Offensive explosion | More PLAYOFF ELIMINATION SCENARIOS There are five undefeated teams not named Marshall left in college football.

Forde's Fab Four: One-loss Oregon sneaks into playoff bracket

sports.yahoo.com — Every Sunday, I will play Selection Committee member, take a look at the College Football Playoff picture and offer my bracket. Feel free to agree or disagree, starting with the latest development in Forde's Fab Four: a new No. 1, and a one-loss team makes an appearance as we reach the midpoint of the 2014 season.
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Oct 25, 2014

Ready @ UK. @BennettESPN says UK looks like the Detroit Lions. I say they're epitomizing a Civil War border state w half blue/half gray unis

Oct 25, 2014

HL complete for Minnesota. Pool of teams with zero or one loss down to 17.

Oct 25, 2014

Rivals average recruiting class rankings 2011-14: Texas 10th, K-State 60th. Scoreboard today: K-State 23, Texas 0.

Oct 25, 2014

Greetings from Commonwealth Stadium, beautiful day for Mississippi State-Kentucky. Last time I was here, UK upset No. 1 LSU.

Oct 25, 2014

Gophers have roared (?) back to take lead on Illinois. I'm totally over alt uniforms, but I like Illinois' Gray Ghost look.

Oct 25, 2014

... Ohio State at Penn State; Arizona State at Washington; Arizona at Washington State.

Oct 25, 2014

From this week's Dash: 7 of the 18 unbeaten/one-loss teams are on road: Oregon at Cal (W); Miss St at UK; Ole Miss at LSU; Bama at Vols ...

Oct 25, 2014

@gamedaycole: @YahooForde So who you like today?” Ole Miss, Utah, Washington, Ohio St, Michigan St, UVa, Pitt, WVU, AZ, MN, Miss St, Mizzou

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