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  • Chris Dufresne's Top 25

    1. Alabama (8-0): Nick Saban celebrated 60th birthday Monday by scaring kids off his porch. (1) 2. LSU (8-0):Sorry Les Miles, only "hat" welcome where you're headed is Houndstooth. (2) 3. Stanford (8-0): Andrew Luck should save his pick-six plays for...
  • Just 1 shot to be No. 1

    No. 1 and No. 2 are still three breathless hyperventilation days away from kicking off Saturday's game of any century in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and people already are talking about a rematch. It's as though winning five straight national championships affords...
  • No question: He's No. 1

    Joe Paterno continues to impress. The 84-year-old coach passed Grambling State great Eddie Robinson with his 409th win Saturday, giving him the record for the most victories by a Division I football coach. If South Carolina is going to win the SEC East,...
  • Report: Navy invited to Big East as football-only member

    Report: Navy invited to Big East as football-only member
    Despite its longest losing streak in nine years and the prospect of its first losing season in that span, the Navy football team is still an attractive commodity to the Big East. From all indications, it appears the feeling is mutual. Though no formal...
  • Opposites attract on top

    The season's almost over and no one is close to figuring it out. The television rating for Saturday night's game between Louisiana State and Alabama, a spectacular 11.9, was almost three points higher than the winning team scored. Was it overhype, great...
  • The No. 1 conference

    LSU-Alabama was typical SEC football. Critics claimed it wasn't very exciting, but Saturday night's "Game of the Century" was just what SEC fans expected from these teams: defense. It took special team miscues by Alabama to wrap up the game for LSU. Let'...
  • Notre Dame's Brian Kelly can relate to Randy Edsall's rebuilding effort

    Notre Dame's Brian Kelly can relate to Randy Edsall's rebuilding effort
    If any of his coaching peers can relate to what Randy Edsall is going through in his first season at Maryland, it is the man who will be on the opposing sideline Saturday night at FedEx Field in Landover. Like Edsall, Brian Kelly came to a more high-...
  • Oklahoma QB Jones wants to put ring on it

    The legacy of great Oklahoma quarterbacks goes beyond big numbers and pages in the record book, which explains Landry Jones' focus. Josh Heupel, Jason White and Sam Bradford each have taken Oklahoma to the BCS title game in the Bob Stoops era, with...
  • Courtney Upshaw faring well in first training camp

    Courtney Upshaw faring well in first training camp
    As a rookie Courtney Upshaw is bound to make mistakes. But if the Ravens rookie outside linebacker erred in his first practice of training camp Thursday, inside linebacker Jameel McClain didn’t notice. “I think there were [a few] mistakes out...
  • LSU, Alabama claim top two spots in USA Today's college football poll

    LSU, Alabama claim top two spots in USA Today's college football poll
    A pair of SEC rivals took the top two spots in USA Today's preseason college football coaches poll, which was released today. LSU is No. 1 with 18 first-place votes, while Alabama check in at No. 2. The Crimson Tide earned 20 first-place votes —...
  • Harbaugh: 'The refs will be fine'

    Harbaugh: 'The refs will be fine'
    The NFL's unresolved labor dispute with its regular crews of referees has triggered an unwelcome development: replacement referees. The NFL locked out the officials and hired replacements to work the preseason games and is prepared to have them oversee...
  • Tough decisions have marked Anderson's 18-month tenure in College Park

    Tough decisions have marked Anderson's 18-month tenure in College Park
    The first months of a college athletic director's tenure are typically spent getting a feel for the landscape. For Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson, his first seven months included leading a major overhaul that included the messy divorce with a...