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ACC’s huge final weekend boosts undefeated FSU

Florida State players enjoy some postgame revelry with a gator head. (AP photo) Say what you will about Florida State. Say that the Seminoles are lucky or inconsistent or they are only undefeated because they beat up on ACC opponents. The defending national champions (12-0) just completed their second consecutive undefeated season, despite QB Jameis Winston playing ...

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Austin Scott, Cedric O’Neal power Valdosta State

Valdosta State junior Cedric O’Neal has rushed for 29 career touchdowns. (VSU) The competition between Austin Scott and Cedric O’Neal is friendly, but intense, and has a purpose. The Valdosta State running backs try to out-perform one another in daily practices so they can better prepare themselves for the Blazers’ opponents. “We want to keep the ...

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College football TV viewing guide: Five games to watch

Clean, old-fashioned hate will be on display in Sanford Stadium on Saturday. (Getty) There are about 30 rivalry games on this week’s FBS schedule that began on Thanksgiving night. That means several trophies, cups and assorted pieces of hardware, including a gigantic axe (Minnesota and Wisconsin play for that), will be staying put or switching hands. Unfortunately, ...

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Alabama stays No. 1 in CFP rankings

Marcus Mariota and the Oregon Ducks are No. 2 behind Alabama in the CFP rankings. (AP photo) There was no change at the top. Alabama remained No. 1, followed by Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State in the College Football Playoff rankings released Tuesday night. In fact, there was no change in the top seven. “This has been a week of stability in the rankin...

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Paul Finebaum will be live during Iron Bowl

There surely will be some interesting calls to Paul Finebaum during this weekend’s Iron Bowl. (AP Photo). If you want to talk about the Iron Bowl while it’s being played, here’s your chance. ESPN radio personality Paul Finebaum (Does he really need an intro?) will be taking calls during Alabama’s annual grudge match against Auburn on the SEC ...

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SEC Power Rankings: Week 13

Georgia can still win the SEC East, but needs help from Arkansas. (Curtis Compton/Staff) Rivalry weekend is here and neither division race has been decided. Missouri or Georgia can still win the East and the West will come down to Alabama or Mississippi State. It all starts back again when LSU plays at Texas A&M on Thanksgiving night. 2nd year in a row both ...

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Missouri beats Tennessee, puts Bulldogs’ fans hopes on hold

Josh Dobbs tried to rally Tennessee Saturday night, but Missouri held on for the win. (AP photo) Georgia fans will have to wait another week. They were crossing their fingers and praying that Tennessee would have defeated Missouri on Saturday night, but will now have to call the Hogs. Instead, Missouri knocked off the Volunteers 29-21, leaving Arkansas as the ...

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Seth Hinsley powers West Georgia into Division II playoffs

Seth Hinsley has rushed for 1,050 yards and 10 touchdowns for West Georgia. Running for 1,000 yards wasn’t on Seth Hinsley’s mind before the season began. He wasn’t sure how West Georgia’s new coaching staff would use him this fall. “To be honest, I didn’t even think about it until game eight or nine,” he said. “That’s when the offensive line ...

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College football TV viewing guide: Five games to watch

FSU running back Dalvin Cook has provided a spark to the Seminoles’ run game. (AP photo) Everybody needs a break now and then. Even college football teams. So many of them are spending this weekend giving thanks they’re either off or playing a team that needs a new weight room or iPads for its players. Remember Fat Check Saturday (FCS) in September? It’s ...

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Heisman will come down to Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon

Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon scored four TDs while setting a FBS record with 408 yards rushing. (Getty) Quarterbacks have won 12 of the past 14 Heisman Trophies. So it’s remarkable that Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon actually has a chance to take home the little bronze man this year. Marcus Mariota likely will win the Heisman, extending the QB dominance, ...

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