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Lane Kiffin has finally embraced his inner troll, and it's a delight

The personalities that fill the college coaching ranks are so oily they make used car salesmen seem upstanding. And it's not just their slimy demeanors that are off-putting; it's the sanctimonious, hypocritical "leader of men" B.S. that's hard to swallow. Which is what's made Lane Kiffin's 2017 so …

College Football

Michigan Football: No need to worry about recent transfers

The Michigan football program has endured a slew of transfers in recent days, including two quarterbacks. But for the Wolverines and their fans, it …

Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger turned his facemask into a heartfelt tribute to Sean Taylor

The 10th anniversary of former Redskins safety Sean Taylor’s death was this week, and his memory will be visible throughout Washington’s game against the Cowboys on Thursday.<p>Look no further than Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger.<p>For the game at Dallas, Swearinger taped his facemask to pay homage to …

NFL

Philadelphia Eagles are inches from an NFC East division crown

Don’t call it official yet. The Philadelphia Eagles haven’t clinched the NFC East quite yet.<p>The only thing necessary for the <b>Philadelphia Eagles</b> to …

NFL

Could Dez Bryant be done in Dallas?

Getty Images<p>He’s been a fixture for the Cowboys since arriving via the first round of the 2010 draft, and it’s hard to imagine him not wearing No. 88 …

Your Watch Grid guide to college football’s CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY

Below, TV and streaming info for the final Saturday before bowl season locks into place.<p>Hey! How’d you like to roll up and watch the most crucial weekend of the college football season! I bet you would!<p>In the FBS, we have conference title weekend, in which every league comes down to a final game …

NFL Playoff Picture: Give Russell Wilson MVP buzz, plus 8 stats to know for Week 13

Everything you need to know heading into Week 13 of the NFL season<p>The Seattle Seahawks are wounded. They're missing three of their most important …

4 winners and 3 losers from the Cowboys’ win over Washington

Dez Bryant and Josh Doctson had amazing catches, and the Cowboys picked up a big win.<p>The Dallas Cowboys ended their horrific three-game skid with an easy win over Washington at home by a 38-14 margin.<p>The win puts Dallas at 6-6 on the season, with playoff hopes still (but just slightly) alive. …

Report: Tennessee to hire Mike Leach as head coach

James Snook-USA TODAY Sports<p>Out of nowhere, Tennessee’s tumultuous coaching search may be ending. And if reports are true, they’ve made quite the …

Here's how Tom Brady reacted to benching of his Super Bowl nemesis Eli Manning

It doesn't sound like Tom Brady was too surprised to see Eli Manning benched<p>No matter how many Super Bowls Tom Brady ends up winning in his career, …

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4 things we learned from Cowboys’ strong 38-14 win over Washington

The Cowboys keep their season alive with a dominant win over Washington.<p>The Dallas Cowboys ended their three-game losing streak in decisive fashion with a 38-14 win over Washington, moving back to .500 and keeping their faint playoff hopes alive. The Philadelphia Eagles will also have to wait to …

Alabama wouldn’t be a great Playoff pick, but still more deserving than Ohio State. Look at the records.

The Buckeyes might be great, but they have two horrible losses and a short list of wins over decent teams.<p>These teams will make the Playoff: 12-1 Clemson, 12-1 Georgia, and 12-1 Oklahoma.<p>So now that a spot’s opened up, via Wisconsin losing to Ohio State, what happens?<p>Based on the committee’s …

Six College Football Playoff Questions That Set the Tone for the Final Weekend

The competitors in the 2017 College Football Playoff chase can see the finish line. On Friday and Saturday, accomplished teams around the country …

If Eli Manning had chosen to play, the Giants had an insulting game plan ready

Maybe it's for the best that Eli Manning opted not to start<p>When the Giants shockingly announced on Tuesday that they were going to bench Eli Manning, …

Mack Brown says he’d be interested in Arizona State job

Honestly, after last night’s development, why the hell not?<p>One of the stranger turns of the latest spinning of the coaching carousel went down …

Kansas City Chiefs

Fantasy football rankings 2017: Defense/special teams for NFL Week 13

The SB Nation fantasy football team rank the top 25 defense/special teams for Week 13. Positions: QB | RBS | RBP | WRS | WRP | TE | DST<p>The fantasy football playoffs are upon us now that Week 13 is arriving.<p>Week 14 is when many leagues begin their playoffs, so this may be a do-or-die week for you to …

Joe Moorhead’s rare adaptability could play quite well at Mississippi State

If you can win playoff games at Fordham and turn around the Penn State offense almost immediately, you can win in Starkville.<p>The SEC has always been a defense-first kind of league. Back in the 1950s, when a different league team was making a national title run each year, it was always based around …

Arbitrary endpoints: What if the season started at Week 9?

We have reached the finish line on the fantasy regular season, but there is still a quarter of the 2017 NFL regular season left. Over the next month …