October 20, 2017
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Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield Impressing NFL Evaluators

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was named to the Associated Press’ midseason All-American team on Tuesday, but the Sooners quarterback is also starting to garner some high praise from NFL evaluators as well. Former Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan said Mayfield was the top quarterback he would take in the …

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Clemson HC Dabo Swinney Signs New Eight-Year, $54M Contract

Clemson University has rewarded head football coach Dabo Swinney with a new eight-year contract that is worth $54 million, the school announced Friday. Swinney, 47, led the Tigers to their first National Championship since 1981 last season and has amassed a 89-28 record over the past nine years. “Dabo’s impact …

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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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