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National College Columnist and Radio Host, Yahoo Sports — Yahoo

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Penn State AD: James Franklin is 'not on the hot seat' — James Franklin has a 16-14 record at Penn State. If I told you before the season began that Penn State would start its season 2-2, you probably would not have been surprised.

ACC moves championship game to Orlando — The ACC moved its football championship game from North Carolina to Florida in response to HB2. The conference announced Thursday morning that the game will move to Orlando's Camping World Stadium. The move comes two weeks after the conference, following an NCAA decision, decided to move all of its

At last, West Virginia and Pitt agree to revive their historic rivalry — In the five years since both schools declared they were leaving the Big East to join other conferences, West Virginia coach Bob Huggins has always pushed to get longtime rival Pittsburgh back on his schedule. West Virginia and Pitt announced Thursday that they've agreed to a four-year series that will

'Best player in college football'? Maybe ... but there's no question Jabrill Peppers is the most versatile — ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Jabrill Peppers came off the sideline with the Michigan offensive unit last Saturday against Penn State and asked quarterback Wilton Speight a question: "OK, what I got?" Speight pulled out the oldest playbook in football - the palm of his hand.

UNC linebacker Allen Artis says he's not a rapist ahead of court appearance — Suspended North Carolina linebacker Allen Artis maintained his innocence Tuesday while meeting with the media ahead of his Thursday court appearance for charges of sexual battery and assault on a female student. Artis is accused of raping Delaney Robinson on Valentine's Day in the Ram Village apartments

Abuse charges dropped against LSU DL Davon Godchaux — Davon Godchaux (57) is a three-year starter at defensive tackle for LSU. The charges against LSU defensive lineman Davon Godchaux in connection with a domestic abuse case involving him and his girlfriend have been dropped. Hillar Moore, the district attorney for East Baton Rouge Parish, announced the

Nebraska regent wants players who knelt for anthem off team — A member of Nebraska's board of regents vehemently disagrees with some players' decisions to kneel for the national anthem. Regent Hal Daub told the Lincoln Journal-Star that the players' actions should get them kicked off the team. "It's a free country," Daub told the Journal Star on Tuesday.

Forde-Yard Dash: Which undefeated contenders will survive October? — Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football, where firing season is upon us before September is even over: OCTOBER: WHEN CONTENDERS COLLIDE In a sport that occasionally struggles to settle it on the field during the regular season, we are in for a great month ahead.

Puerto Rico Tip-Off will relocate to Orlando due to Zika concerns — This season's Puerto Rico Tip-Off won't actually be played in Puerto Rico. ESPN announced Monday that it's moving the annual holiday tournament from San Juan to Orlando because of concerns over the Zika Virus.

Texas A&M runs away from Arkansas in second half to win 45-24 — Trevor Knight had 157 rushing yards and two TDs (Getty). No. 10 Texas A&M capitalized on a 14-point swing in the third quarter to pull away from No. 17 Arkansas 45-24. With the game tied 17-17 in the third quarter, Arkansas tried a quarterback sneak on 2nd-and-goal from the 1.
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Sep 29, 2016

Cannot be more impressed with Houston. Or less impressed with UConn.

Sep 29, 2016

Ward got up and came back in game. Very tough guy. But also very small. Hope he can stay healthy.

Sep 29, 2016

Column: Multi-talented Jabrill Peppers is "good at football," and football has been good to the Michigan star. 

Sep 29, 2016

RT @gerrydinardo: B1G FB & Beyond - 12et Join us @BTNDaveRevsine @YahooForde We talk UW/UM, undefeated teams thru Oct, PSU/Minn & Patience…

Sep 29, 2016

"Me and football, we've got a good relationship." UM's Jabrill Peppers, on the sport that saved him from the streets 

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