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Eli Manning wants to be the highest paid football player in the NFL

The NFL now has another player who wants to be paid more than any other.<p>New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who is on track to be a free agent …

NFL

Chargers, Raiders willing to realign if co-tenants in Carson stadium

LOS ANGELES -- Construction of an NFL stadium in the Los Angeles area could come with another change: a possible shift in division for the Oakland …

NFL

Why Oregon is still the favorite in an improving Pac-12, even without Mariota

Oregon's got obvious question marks, but the Ducks are still the surest thing out west.<p><i>Confused? Check out the advanced-stats glossary here.</i><p>1. Turning the page<p>College football doesn't add members to its ruling class frequently. Miami and Florida State crashed the party in the 1980s, Florida …

College Sports

James Harrison rejects sons' participation trophies

By Jesse Reed<p>James Harrison had to earn everything he achieved as an NFL linebacker, and he wasn't keen on his sons receiving participation trophies, so he sent them back.<p>Harrison posted a picture on Facebook of the two trophies his sons brought home with a scathing caption underneath.<p>More from …

More than 1,000 attend funeral for college football player killed by police

More than 1,000 people on Saturday attended the funeral of a college football player who was shot and killed by a North Texas police officer answering a burglary call at a car dealership.<p>The service for Christian Taylor at Koinonia Christian Church in Arlington was attended by his family members, …

Preseason College Football Rankings 2015: Predicting NCAA Top 25

Link to Media<p>College football season is nearly upon us.<p>It seems like yesterday Urban Meyer's Ohio State Buckeyes seized the throne. Now they're doing so again when it comes to the 2015 iteration of college football rankings, first and foremost with the Amway Coaches Poll.<p>Call it the first of many …

College Football

Rugby star Jarryd Hayne feels like an American football player now

Getty Images<p>When the 49ers signed former rugby star Jarryd Hayne to an NFL contract, all they knew was that they were getting a good athlete with raw …

Daily Fantasy Football 2015: Rookie and Sleeper WR's to Target Early

Link to Media<p>In the realm of daily fantasy football, no better odds at a low-cost jackpot exist than at wideout.<p>Each time an owner drafts a DFS lineup, it's a tightrope act at wide receiver, balancing three to four slots and weighing the pros and cons of going cheap or expensive. There's a nice …

Fantasy Football

Renowned QB guru calls Alabama’s Blake Barnett one of the best he’s seen

George Whitfield has made the most of a niche profession.<p>Football’s most well-known quarterbacks coach who has worked with some of the NFL’s best …

College Football

James Harrison won’t let his sons accept participation trophies

Getty Images<p>Anyone who’s ever watched Steelers linebacker James Harrison play football knows that he’s an intense competitor who wants to win at all …

Camp observations, Day 5

AUBURN - Auburn hit the practice field Saturday for its fifth session of preseason camp. Here's some observations from the (approximately) 20 minutes …

Running back Peyton Barber looks for his turn at Auburn

<b>Aug. 15, 2015</b><p><i>Peyton Barber is on the move for Auburn during this preseason</i><p><b>By Charles Goldberg</b><i><br>AuburnTigers.com</i><p><b>AUBURN, Ala.</b> ― Peyton Barber has watched …

Auburn Tigers

Nick Chubb ready to pass Herschel Walker as best RB in Georgia history?

<b>Nick Chubb had a remarkable freshman year for the Georgia Bulldogs but is he poised to be the best running back in program history?</b><p>Touchdown, Nick …

College Sports

NFL Draft 2018 - Latest Draft News and Predictions - CBSSports.com

Mock Draft Central<p>2018 prospect rankings<p>La Canfora: Ranking the first six QBs drafted<p>In rankings where team situations play as big a role as ability, …

NFL

Strong Scrimmage Shutout Great Sign for Auburn's Defense Under Will Muschamp

Link to Media<p>When Gus Malzahn walked off the field at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Monday, Auburn's offense hadn't scored a single touchdown all day.<p>A pointless performance would probably cause the offensive-minded head coach's brain to short-circuit. After all, the Tigers have averaged at least 35 …

College Football

Associated Press News

Geno Smith out 6-10 weeks; 'sucker punch' over $600 dispute

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The altercation in the New York Jets locker room that ended with quarterback Geno Smith suffering a broken jaw began as a …

NFL

Chargers, Raiders spend almost $900,000 on stadium ballot measure

The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders invested almost $900,000 in a ballot initiative to fast-track their proposed stadium in Carson, according to campaign finance reports filed Monday.<p>That’s about half the amount spent for a similar approval by the rival stadium project in Inglewood backed by …

Los Angeles Chargers

Green-Beckham working on improving focus with Titans

Tennessee Titans rookie wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has used training camp to show flashes of the promise that prompted the team to select him in the second round round of this year's draft.<p>But, like any rookie, there are facets of his game that need improvement. One area Green-Beckham is …

Football (U.S.)

Freshmen WRs already standing out at UGA practice

Aside from the quarterback position, the main question mark for the Georgia Bulldogs offense heading into the season is at the receiver position. Who will step up on the outside to compliment Malcolm Mitchell this season in Athens? Many expect help to come from Georgia's talented 2015 recruiting …

College Sports

Biggest Challenge for Each 2015 Heisman Candidate

Link to Media<p>A good indication of how big a deal the Heisman Trophy is: Contenders for the next year's award are often identified before the current statue finds its way into a trophy case.<p>It wasn't long after Oregon's Marcus Mariota was done posing for pictures with his hardware in December that …

College Football

Fights force Texans and Redskins to stop joint practice session

A joint practice session involving the Houston Texans and Washington Redskins erupted into a series of fights, forcing the two teams to finish their workouts on separate fields during a rainy Saturday in Richmond, Va.<p>The Texans and Redskins had been practicing together since Thursday. After fights …

Football (U.S.)

Four Downs: Camp Expectations

Samaje Perine, Nila Kasitati and Charles Tapper answer four questions about the first two days of fall camp.

College Football

LOOK: Auburn has activated its ginormous video board

The largest video board in all of college football is operational.<p>And now, witness the wattage of this fully armed and operational college football …

College Football