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  • Morning reads: Florida’s SEC woes match 25-year-old mark

     
    COLUMBIA, S.C. – It's been 25 years since Florida has had a season this bad, at least in the SEC. With its 17-12 loss at No. 15 South Carolina on Saturday, the Gators finished below .500 in the conference for the first time since 1986. Here's a look...
  • Florida’s Charlie Weis used cane in S.C. game because of hip pain

     
    Florida's Charlie Weis used a cane on the sideline of Saturday's game at South Carolina, something the offensive coordinator said he did to deal with hip pain. Weis had knee surgery in 2008 after being hit on the sideline at Notre Dame but he said his...
  • Jeff Blake is among the former pros for Gridiron Kings

     
    The staff of former NFL players who will work with the high school senior football stars at this weekend’s Champion Gridiron Kings tournament includes former Seminole quarterback Jeff Blake, who played 14 pro seasons and was a starter for Cincinnati,...
  • Alabama, South Carolina football game a ratings hit

     
    CBS Sports scored big in the ratings with its Saturday broadcast of previously unbeaten No. 1 Alabama versus No. 19 South Carolina as the game earned an overnight average household metered market rating/share of 5.2/12, up +73% from last year’s 3.0/7...
  • College football’s Week 11 top performers

     
    College football's Week 11 top performers With Week 11 of the college football season officially in the books, here is a look at some of the top stars from this week’s games....
  • Hollywood's holiday movies: More gloom than glad tidings

     
    My colleague Ben Fritz, the Obi-Wan Kenobi of box-office reporters, has been keeping track of the gloomy box-office news for Hollywood's end-of-the-year releases, noting that the flops ("Gulliver's Travels" and "How Do You Know") and the underperformers...
  • The strange trajectory of Hollywood movies: Fizzling in U.S. but skyrocketing overseas

     
    U.S. movie flops like 'Gulliver's Travels' are big hits around the world -- what's going on?...
  • 'Hunger Games,' 'Amazing Spider-Man' sequels set far in advance

     
    If the film business is akin to playing poker, two Hollywood studios are making bets on a hand they haven’t yet been dealt. Lionsgate and Sony Pictures have announced release dates for sequels to “The Hunger Games” and “The...
  • Underwhelmed by It All

    Underwhelmed by It All
    With their vast arsenals of electronic gear, they are the most entertained generation ever. Yet the YouTubing, MySpacing, multi-tasking teens and young adults widely seen as Hollywood's most wanted audience are feeling — can it be? — a bit...
  • Wednesday is the new Friday in movie releases

    Wednesday is the new Friday in movie releases
    PINK is the new black, 50 is the new 40 and, when it comes to summer movies, Wednesday has become the new Friday. Between now and Labor Day, the major studios and several independent distributors will release more than half a dozen new films on a...
  • Sony's aborted attempt to release 'This Is It' DVD before Christmas

     
    Sony Pictures desperately wanted to release the DVD of the Michael Jackson concert movie 'This Is It' for the holiday shopping season, but backed down after movie theater owners balked that it was too soon following the film's theatrical premiere.......
  • China loves the end of the world: '2012' on track to be highest-grossing U.S. film ever there

     
    Here's an interesting report from Lily Kuo, writing for the Los Angeles Times from Beijing. "Welcome to the People's Republic of China," declares an officer of the People's Liberation Army as he crisply salutes an American novelist (played by John......