August 20, 2017
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Penn State HC James Franklin Signs New Six-Year Deal

Penn State head football coach James Franklin has signed a new six-year contract that runs through the 2022 season, the university announced Friday. Franklin, 45, led the Nittany Lions to a Big Ten title and the program’s first double-digit (11-3) winning season since 2009 last season, and earned Big Ten …

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Jarrett Stidham Named Auburn Tigers Starting QB

Auburn Tigers head football coach Gus Malzahn officially named Jarrett Stidham the program’s starting quarterback on Monday.  “He’s earned that,” Malzahn said, via Auburn’s team website. “He’s performed very well the last two weeks. He performed very well in the spring, too. We’re excited about that. I know the team’s …

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Greg Schiano Says Ohio State D-Line Most Talented He’s Coached

Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano didn’t hesitate when asked if he thought the Buckeyes defensive line was the most talented he’s ever coached Saturday. “It is, and that’s not a joke,” Schiano said in an interview with the Big Ten Network. “We had a great player in Tampa by …

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Alabama DL Da’Shawn Hand Won’t Be Suspended For DUI Arrest

Alabama defensive lineman Da’Shawn Hand won’t be suspended for his DUI arrest over the weekend, as long as “he does everything he’s supposed to do,” head coach Nick Saban announced Thursday. “I have two choices. I could punish the guy for putting himself in a bad situation, but making a …

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Notre Dame Legend Ara Parseghian Dies At Age 94

Former Notre Dame head football coach Ara Parseghian died Wednesday morning at the age of 94, the university announced. The two-time National Champion (1966, 1973) and Hall of Fame head coach joined the Fighting Irish in 1964, and led the program to a 95-17-4 record over the next 11 years. …

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Former Oregon WR Darren Carrington Transferring To Utah

Darren Carrington II is staying in the Pac-12. The former Oregon receiver, who was dismissed from the Ducks football program earlier this month, is transferring to Utah. “The circumstances are definitely not what we planned,” Carrington’s father wrote in a email to The Salt Lake Tribune. “However we are so …

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Utah HC Kyle Whittingham Signs Contract Extension

Utah head football coach Kyle Whittingham has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the university through the 2021 season, the school announced Friday. Whittingham, 57, is entering his 13th season as the Utes head coach and has led the program to a 104-50 record since taking over for …

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Chip Kelly Joining ESPN As College Football Analyst

Former Oregon Ducks head football coach Chip Kelly is returning to college football, well at least as an analyst. ESPN announced Friday that the former San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles head coach would be joining the network as a college football analyst on ESPN2. “Over the last 30 years, …

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