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Eight 2013 College Football Playoff brackets, from 4 to 32 teams

The Bowl Championship Series did pretty well in choosing the two teams most deserving of a national title shot. But what happens next year when we've got a four-team playoff? And is four the most satisfying number? What happens if we do 16 or 24 or 32?<p>In its final year, the Bowl Championship Series …

MSU playing for history, trophy tonight

College football has a funny way of turning the tables in an instant. Tonight, the SEC could see that firsthand when Mississippi State (5-6 overall, …

Don't call Auburn lucky

Don't call Auburn a lucky football team. The Tigers are 10-1 and fourth in the BCS standings thanks to a tipped Hail Mary touchdown pass against …

Take 2: ACC Offensive Player of the Year

The ACC has quite a conundrum this fall -- an abundance of stars to choose from for the league's Offensive Player of the Year award. ESPN.com's David …

This Iron Bowl is how rivalries should look

AUBURN, Ala. -- Saturday's epic Iron Bowl on the Plains is what all rivalry games should look like.<p>When No. 1 Alabama (11-0, 7-0 SEC) travels to see …

UCF truck stick!

Last Week's Winners & Losers

As part of your weekend analysis, it is important to review how your positions are doing and whether you need to make any changes or adjust any stops. The next step is to look for new opportunities in the week ahead.<p>The first step for me is to review the sector ETF performance in order to quickly …

Minnesota Vikings: Is It Time to Commit to a Total Overhaul?

The Minnesota Vikings stand at 2-8 after an embarrassing 41-20 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday afternoon.<p>Minnesota head coach Leslie Frazier is a good man and deserved better than what he was saddled with in Minnesota, but it is indeed time to commit to a total overhaul. Frazier and his …

Football (U.S.)

Ray Lewis Offers to Pay Half of Potential Fine for Ahmad Brooks' Hit vs. Saints

On Sunday, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks was flagged for roughing the passer on what will probably go down as one of the most controversial calls of the 2013 NFL season.<p>While it probably won't make Brooks feel any better, former Ravens great Ray Lewis is prepared to soften the blow …

Football (U.S.)

Looking Ahead to Philadelphia Eagles' Biggest Needs in 2014 NFL Draft

Three weeks ago, it looked like the Philadelphia Eagles may be in position for a top pick in the 2014 NFL draft. The team was 3-5, mired in an awful offensive slump and unable to win a home game.<p>Since then, the Eagles have reeled off three consecutive victories, ended their embarrassing home losing …

Football (U.S.)

Dashon Goldson Deserving of Suspension After History of Recklessness

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have faced a great deal of turmoil this season. An 0-8 start, a switch at quarterback and a head coach who is quickly falling out of favor with the team was just the beginning.<p>Now, safety Dashon Goldson has added a new wrinkle to the Buccaneers' problems.<p>According to …

Football (U.S.)

Why Philadelphia Eagles Have Makings of a Top-10 Defense

"I'm asking you to trust me." That's what Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis said after his team allowed 52 points in a loss to Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos.<p>At the time, there was no reason to believe that Davis knew what he was talking about. After all, the Eagles had …

Football (U.S.)

2014 NFL Draft: Where Do Top Quarterbacks Best Fit in NFL?

The quarterbacks projected to go high in the 2014 NFL draft are not set in stone, but they are not far off from that, either. Yes, there are still the bowl games to play and the combine to perform at, but many quarterbacks projected to be first-round selections now will remain there the day of the …

Football (U.S.)

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Matt Miller's Updated First-Round Projections

If you're a fan of the Jacksonville Jaguars or Houston Texans, you're already looking ahead to the 2014 NFL draft and wondering who your team will add to the depth chart. If you're a team like the Carolina Panthers, who are oh-so-close to a playoff run, the 2014 draft will be about grabbing the one …

Football (U.S.)

Breaking Down Rahim Moore's Injury, Compartment Syndrome and Limb-Saving Surgery

Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore left Sunday night's matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs with a leg injury, the scary details of which began to emerge the next day.<p>According to Joan Niesen and Mike Klis of the <i>The</i> <i>Denver Post</i>, doctors diagnosed Moore with lateral compartment syndrome. He …

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Is It Time to Blame Jim Harbaugh for 49ers' Struggles?

The San Francisco 49ers (6-4) have had one massive roller-coaster season through 12 weeks in 2013. This team has not been able to recreate the dominance that they displayed over the course of the 2012 season. Could it be possible that head coach Jim Harbaugh could actually be the one to blame for …

Football (U.S.)

Cam Newton Jukes His Way out of Trouble in the Backfield for Huge First Down

It's not fair to have a quarterback with moves like this. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton juked his way out of multiple tackles on a 3rd-and-7 and picked up 14 yards on a scramble in the third quarter against the New England Patriots.<p>It may have only counted for 14 yards, but ESPN Stats & …

Football (U.S.)

Cam Newton's Fantasy Trade Value, Updated Outlook After Week 11

Through all of the praise that's been thrown in the direction of 2012's first-year quarterbacks, the NFL community seems to be forgetting about Cam Newton. The Carolina Panthers' field general is putting his name back on the map with yet another stellar season.<p>On <i>Monday Night Football</i>, Newton …

Football (U.S.)

Panthers win 6th straight, top Pats as game ends with flag picked up

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As the Carolina Panthers celebrated their sixth straight win, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots were left wondering why a …

Patriots Offense Still Struggling to Find and Maintain Identity

Just when you think the New England Patriots have finally found their stride on offense, something happens that restores doubt. The Patriots have played 10 games this season, winning low-scoring grinders and high-scoring shootouts. Through it all, the Patriots have failed to establish an offensive …

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Fantasy Football Week 12: Buy and Sell Stock Report

It comes down to this week.<p>If it hasn't already passed, the trade deadline is likely looming in your fantasy football leagues, a chance to make that final move that will push you into the playoffs. What moves will you make?<p>Here are a few players to consider when making those trades.<p><i>This article is</i> …

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Will Florida State's Success Result in Strong National Signing Day?

Florida State is in the final stretch of its strongest regular season in more than a decade. The Seminoles' success against opponents has put the team in control of its BCS destiny and set the stage for coach Jimbo Fisher to gain pivotal recruiting momentum on the way to national signing …

College Football

Takeaways fueling FSU's dominance

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The play unfolded just as Jeremy Pruitt might’ve dreamed it up back in spring practice, with the lone exception being the …

Keith Price's status uncertain

SEATTLE -- Washington is preparing redshirt freshman quarterback Cyler Miles to make his first college start against Oregon State with the status of …

South Carolina Football: Coastal Carolina Matchup Perfect Tuneup for Clemson

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Nothing could be finer than to play Coastal Carolina, except perhaps for an off week.<p>With 11th-ranked South Carolina's end of season matchup with rival seventh-ranked Clemson looming on Nov. 30, it's the perfect time for the Gamecocks to take on an FCS opponent.<p>Of course, no one at …

College Sports

College Football's 10 Best Bets for Week 13

Most college football teams have only two games remaining on the schedule, and with so much at stake—bowl eligibility, BCS bids, etc.—the lines sometimes tend to skew (even further than usual) toward home teams.<p>Public perception says that crowds can shift the outcome in some of these late-season …

College Sports

For a Team Loaded with Upperclassmen, Is the Window Closing on Stanford?

A second road Pac-12 loss derailed Stanford's bid for a national championship for 2013, and perhaps longer.<p>With veteran upperclassmen up and down the roster and a preseason Top 5 national ranking, this version of Stanford football looked like the program's best hope for winning a BCS championship. …

College Football

Georgia Football: Meet the Bulldogs' Unknown Superstar

Buried underneath the 566 yards of offense that Auburn posted against Georgia is a pretty impressive statistical line for one Bulldogs defender: 18 tackles, two tackles for loss, one sack and two quarterback hurries.<p>Those numbers don’t belong to Josh Harvey-Clemons or Tray Matthews, the two Bulldog …

College Football

College Football Picks: Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse Odds and Predictions

A couple of old Big East foes will square off against one another this Saturday afternoon for the first time as members of the ACC when the Pittsburgh Panthers head into the Carrier Dome to face the Syracuse Orange. Kickoff is set for 12:30 p.m. ET, and the game will be available on …

College Sports

DII Running Back Martee Tenner Flips over Defender, Keeps Running

Division II Lincoln University (Missouri) running back Martee Tenner pulled off an incredible flip mid-run against Southwest Baptist on Saturday.<p>Once he landed it, remarkably, he took off running and managed to pick up about 10 more yards.<p>Lincoln came away with a 51-28 victory.<p>As it turns out, …

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