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  1. Big 12 likely to take long view after playoff snubRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | WKRN

    Before Big 12 fans demand the conference invite Boise State and Cincinnati and immediately implement a conference championship game, consider this: If Florida State had lost to Georgia Tech in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game on Saturday, Baylor would be in the playoff and not playing that tough 13th game would have worked out great. Instead, Florida State held on for its seventh one-score victory of the season, Ohio State played it best game of the season it its Big Ten title game appearance, and Baylor and Big 12 co-champion TCU were left out of the first College Football Playoff.

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  2. Freeze, Ole Miss agree on new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WKRN

    Hugh Freeze said his program's breakthrough season is proof that Mississippi can be competitive in the Southeastern Conference and a program to be reckoned with on a national level. Now he wants to prove this year was no fluke - and he'll do it with a brand new contract in hand.

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  3. Tide reaches top of AP poll for 7th straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | WKRN

    Alabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season, replacing undefeated Florida State in a vote that was about as close as it could get.

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  4. Football feast heavy on playoff implicationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WKRN

    Rivalries are like a big Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings - oh so appetizing but with the potential to leave you feeling sick and sleepy. Throw a heaping helping of playoff implications on top of those rivalries, and it's like smothering the whole thing in gravy.

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  5. Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St hold playoff placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WKRN

    Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals. TCU was fifth, Ohio State was sixth and Baylor seventh.

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  6. Alabama rolls to No. 1 in playoff rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WKRN

    Alabama is the new No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings, and Mississippi State remains in the top four after losing to the Crimson Tide.

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  7. 'Bama makes case for No. 1; Florida State survivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | WKRN

    It might just be Alabama - and the Crimson Tide's gain might work out just fine for the Southeastern Conference in the long run. The Crimson Tide , fifth in the latest top 25 put out by the selection committee, handed Dak Prescott and No 1. Mississippi State their first loss of the season on Saturday and made a case to be called the best team in the country.

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  8. Heavy traffic expected for Miss St-Alabama gameRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | WKRN

    Thousands of people are pouring into Tuscaloosa for the football game between top-ranked Mississippi State and Alabama, and transportation officials are urging caution. Traffic will be heavy Saturday on U.S. 82 between Tuscaloosa and Mississippi, and it's always busy on Interstate 20/59 on game days in Tuscaloosa.

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  9. How SEC could get complicated come playoff timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WKRN

    Mississippi State beats Alabama on Saturday, wins the Southeastern Conference championship game and goes merrily along into the College Football Playoff. Or Alabama defeats Mississippi State and Auburn, takes the SEC title game and rolls into the playoff.

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  10. Vegas bookies, unlike committee, tilt toward TideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WKRN

    20, 2014, file photo, Alabama defensive back Landon Collins celebrates after Alabama sacked Florida's quarterback during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Tuscaloosa, Ala. . Alabama coach Nick Saban throws during interception drills at the NCAA college football team's practice, Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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  11. UT Martin-Mississippi St Preview CapsuleRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WKRN

    Mississippi State is trying to win its 12th straight game dating back to last season and remain the No. 1 team in the country for the fifth straight week.

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  12. Ahead of Showdown Saturday, Auburn to 3 in AP pollRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | WKRN

    Auburn moved up a spot to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football behind Mississippi State and Florida State ahead of a weekend stacked with Top 25 matchups.

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  13. Miss State, FSU, Alabama, Auburn in AP poll top 4Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | WKRN

    Mississippi's first loss of the season dropped the Rebels four spots in The Associated Press college football poll to No. 7 and left Mississippi State, Florida State, Alabama and Auburn in the top four as the College Football Playoff selection committee prepares its first rankings.

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  14. As Rebs win, Ole Miss balances Dixie and diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | WKRN

    Ole Miss is enjoying its best football season in a half-century, and that's bringing new attention to Mississippi's flagship university. The Rebels haven't played this well since 1962, which happens to be the same year troops stood up to mob violence to force the University of Mississippi, under federal court order, to admit James Meredith as its first black student.

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  15. SEC teams not done knocking each other offRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | WKRN

    All the hand-wringing over the SEC's near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point. The Southeastern Conference will take care of the matter internally since nobody heaps more abuse on league teams than the SEC itself.

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  16. No SEC Surprise: Kentucky, Florida picked 1-2Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | WKRN

    The Southeastern Conference's Final Four teams were picked to finish 1-2 in the league again this season with star-filled Kentucky chosen just ahead of defending champion Florida. Kentucky got all 20 first-place votes from the media panel to finish with 280 points with Florida second, garnering 258 in the poll released Wednesday.

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  17. SEC is 1st conference to put 4 in top 5 of AP pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | WKRN

    The Southeastern Conference has reached a new milestone in The Associated Press college football poll, becoming the first league to place four teams in the top five - all from the western division. Mississippi State stayed No.

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  18. Home woes in Pac-12; Ohio St rolls, helpless HeelsRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | WKRN

    The new No. 1 team gets a week off and the state of Mississippi steps back from the spotlight after two weeks of being the dominant story in college football.

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  19. Aggies look to bounce back against AlabamaRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | WKRN

    No. 21 Texas A&M has moved on from consecutive tough losses and is focused on bouncing back this week at No. 7 Alabama.

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  20. Mississippi-mania: Bulldogs take No. 1 in AP pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | WKRN

    2 Auburn in an NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. . Mississippi quarterback Bo Wallace celebrates with Evan Engram after scoring during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in College Station, Texas.

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