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Ole Miss player says Alabama not ‘as good’ as in past

Ole Miss DB Cody Prewitt has said Alabama isn’t as good as it has been. (AP photo) Ole Miss players are getting a little plucky. The Rebels have a lot of things going for them. They’re 4-0 for the first time since 1970. They’re No. 11 in the land. They have a solid, if not mistake-prone, QB, an aggressive defense and a bunch of talented skill ...

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SEC Power Rankings: Week 5

Quan Bray helped balance Auburn’s running game with his big-play ability at receiver. (AP photo) No surprises among the first six mean nothing changes at the top. The Best of the West again fill the first six spots in this week’s power rankings. It probably won’t be that way next week after Alabama plays Ole Miss, LSU visits Auburn and Texas A&M travels ...

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New coaching staff invigorates West Georgia

Not much surprises West Georgia’s defensive players these days. They see so many offensive formations in practice, they’re ready for whatever their opponents run against them. “Our offense will come out with two backs, five wides, one back and even that dang wildcat formation,” linebacker Tyrell Adams (Mays) said. “They have some crazy schemes that they ...

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College football TV viewing guide: Five games to watch

Tennessee is looking to swarm Georgia’s Todd Gurley. (Brant Sanderlin/AJC) You don’t have to stay up too late tonight. The best games should be done in time for you to learn something new about Derek Jeter on SportsCenter. Tennessee at Georgia, noon, ESPN Swarm was the key word in Tennessee defender Curt Maggitt’s vocabulary this week, using it to describe ...

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Alabama offense in Fast Lane with Lane Kiffin

Alabama’s offense is clicking with offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. (AP photo) Lane Kiffin has cut a controversial path through college football, and whether you love him or loathe him, Alabama’s offense has never been more potent. Ponder this. In the 1,208 football games in Alabama’s remarkable history, the Tide had never had a 400-yard passer, a ...

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Former Florida QBs stand out at new schools

Tyler Murphy is the ACC’s second-leading rusher with 500 yards. (Getty) Tyler Murphy and Jacoby Brissett are enjoying life in the ACC. Murphy is the conference’s second-leading rusher with 500 yards and has already led Boston College to an upset of Southern California. Brissett has thrown 108 consecutive passes without an interception, leads the ACC in ...

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SEC Power Rankings: Week 4

Dak Prescott is being mentioned as a Heisman candidate after Mississippi State upset LSU. (AP photo) Is this the year that Mississippi State makes a move? The Bulldogs sure looked like a contender, not a pretender, in their upset of LSU. Dak Prescott is beginning to receive some Heisman talk, but I’m not ready to put him among the leaders just yet. Alabama (No. 2 ...

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Deshaun Watson to make first start for Clemson

Deshaun Watson will make his first career start for Clemson on Saturday. (AP photo) Dabo Swinney did the right thing by not starting Deshaun Watson in Clemson’s game at Florida State. He’s doing the right thing by starting him this week. Swinney said Sunday that the incredibly talented freshman quarterback from Gainesville will be behind center when the ...

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Matt Mumme’s Air Raid offense powers LaGrange

Matt Mumme has tweaked his father’s Air Raid offense here and there, but for the most part, it’s nearly identical to what Hal Mumme originated and has run at his many coaching stops. Matt Mumme installed the wide-open system at LaGrange when he arrived as offensive coordinator in 2013 and is still calling the plays, even though he replaced Todd Mooney as coach ...

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College football TV viewing guide: Five games to watch

Dak Prescott has led Mississippi State to a 3-0 start heading into LSU. (AP photo) What’s that strange site? A day of conference games? Finally. Look around and you’ll see plenty of what should be more competitive matchups than we’ve seen so far this season. Here’s the best of the bunch. Georgia Tech at Virginia Tech, noon, ESPN The Hokies were a little pokey ...

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