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College football 2014 preview: Linebackers and defensive backs to watch

In the age of the spread offense, the requirements for what makes a good linebacker and what make a good defensive back, especially a safety, have changed.


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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Thompson: Oakland Raiders' first-round draft pick Khalil Mack finally plays up to star billing

The Raiders' rookie linebacker finally played like the No. 5 overall pick in the draft against the Green Bay Packers on Friday night.


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7 hrs ago | Daily Dispatch

Hardy, Carden chasing records for Pirates' offense

Justin Hardy and Shane Carden started their East Carolina careers working together on the scout team.


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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Journal

Green-Beckham to sit at OU after NCAA decision

Dorial Green-Beckham will not be allowed to play for Oklahoma this season after the NCAA denied the school's request for a waiver that would have made the talented receiver eligible to play immediately.


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Pasadena Star-News

UCLAa s Owamagbe Odighizuwa spells trouble for opposing offenses

Actually the first name is Owamagbe. And actually there were years when no one bothered to memorize all those syllables, when the UCLA program had no identity to steal.


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The Las Vegas Sun

Trooper who arrested NFL's Sam Montgomery fired

The South Carolina state trooper who arrested NFL defensive lineman Sam Montgomery at a traffic stop last June has been fired, state officials said Friday.


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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Mizzou coach, AD say protocol followed for rapea

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel and athletic director Mike Alden say they followed protocol when former running back Derrick Washington was accused of rape in 2008.


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The News Journal

Jimmy Graham hit with fine for crossbar dunks

Saints' Jimmy Graham fined $30,000 for crossbar dunks Saints tight end broke new rule twice in last week's game vs. Titans.


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The News Journal

QBs dominate final preseason Heisman watch

The race for the 2014 Heisman Trophy is on, led by last year's winner, and will be impacted only slightly by Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller's season-ending shoulder injury.


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College football 2014 preview: Top 10 freshmen to watch this season

Microphones and voice recorders surround LSU freshman running back Leonard Fournette as he speaks to the media at LSU Media Day on Sunday, August 10, 2014.


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Alabama, LSU lead coaches' preseason All-SEC teams

The SEC teams released on Thursday had representatives from all 14 teams and half of them had seven or more selections.


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K-State's Truman makes world stop in weight room

Every school has "max-out day," when guys try to better their best in a variety of weightlifting exercises.


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Hansbrough has 55-yard TD in Missouri scrimmage

Russell Hansbrough had a 55-yard scoring run against the second-team defense at a scrimmage that wrapped up Missouri's training camp.


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The News-Press

UCLA's 'runningbacker' leads two-way revolution

UCLA's 'runningbacker' Myles Jack leads two-way revolution With an eye on keeping their best players on the field, the Bruins create a phenomenon.


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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Ranking the top college football units

Florida State dominates college football's best units Rating the best offensive backfields, defensive lines, linebackers and other position groups in the Football Bowl Subdivision.


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The Times

Mason has no reservations about taking over as QB for Georgia

He's the big man on the Georgia campus, the guy who's getting hit up for a picture or an autograph just about everywhere he goes.


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Houston Texans

Cushing on Broncos, Manning

Stop by Academy Sports + Outdoors from 4-5 PM to meet the Houston Texans! FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES* HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS AND TORO! Houston Texans Giveaways! Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance.


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Wed Aug 20, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

Linebacker Aaron Wallace aiming for return to UCLAa s starting lineup

In his first game as a sophomore, UCLA linebacker Aaron Wallace started the first game of his career.


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The Washington Post

No. 9 South Carolina turns to youth in secondary

Steve Spurrier has said several times that No. 9 South Carolina has plenty of good players, just no one knows it yet.


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The Washington Post

Steelers' Bell, Blount set to face pot charges

Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.


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