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  • Longtime coach Kirk Ferentz overhauls Hawkeyes

    It all seemed so very unlike Kirk Ferentz. There was the 60-year-old Iowa coach, whose approach to football has often been mocked for being too old-fashioned, teasing new ''blackout'' uniforms in front of his Hawkeyes as a song by rapper Rick Ross played in the background. It was well-received,''…

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  • Woman sues Oregon State, Mike Riley, for 'sexually violent culture'

    Woman alleges she was raped in 1999 and that it was because there was a sexually violent culture among Oregon State football players.

    Dr. Saturday
  • No. 3 Alabama's latest wave of blue-chippers set to play

    The road from blue-chip recruit to the playing field at Alabama is often a short one. For all his old-school ways in some regards, the third-ranked Crimson Tide's coach Nick Saban has no aversion to playing freshmen - if he thinks they're ready. ''Way back in the day, I remember when Woody Hayes…

    The Associated Press
  • Deep-thinking Ellis ready to lead for No. 18 Arkansas

    Brooks Ellis is no doubt uncomfortable with the description of outlier. What makes Ellis stand out from the rest of his teammates isn't his play on the field, though the junior is one of the top returning linebackers in the Southeastern Conference. To watch Ellis play his first two seasons with the…

    The Associated Press
  • Michigan-Utah Preview

    After eight months of living in the spotlight as college football's latest rock star, Jim Harbaugh is ready to move past the hype and get gritty on the football field. Michigan travels to Utah on Thursday night for their season opener, a game that has to some degree, been overshadowed by the hype…

    The Associated Press
  • Washington and Alaska Airlines reach stadium naming agreement

    The 10-year $41 million deal means an official name of Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium.

    Dr. Saturday
  • Ohio St.-Virginia Tech Preview

    A shocking home loss to Virginia Tech last September seemed to take Ohio State out of the national title picture, but Urban Meyer's team proved that to be untrue. The Buckeyes do not want to have to take the same wait-and-see approach. A favorite to repeat as national champion even with Meyer yet…

    The Associated Press
  • North Carolina-South Carolina Preview

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Connor Mitch will probably be a little too busy Thursday night to do much reminiscing.

    The Associated Press
  • FIU-UCF Preview

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- One byproduct of UCF's national star rising over the past five seasons is that expectations have gone up along with it.

    The Associated Press
  • Report: 5 Rutgers players arrested for assault, suspended

    The arrests stem from the players’ involvement in an April attack on a group of individuals.

    Dr. Saturday
  • East Carolina WR to miss 3 games for student-conduct issue

    GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- - East Carolina receiver Trevon Brown will miss three games after being placed on probation for a violation of the school's student code of conduct. The school says probation prohibits students from representing ECU in activities and runs through Sept. 20, the day after the…

    The Associated Press
  • QB Treon Harris will start season opener for Florida

    Harris started six games for the Gators last season.

    Dr. Saturday
  • After sanctions, No. 8 USC relies on youth for roster depth

    Although ''How Soon is Now?'' isn't on the playlist that blares during practices at Southern California, The Smiths' classic song sums up the balance between youth and experience that the No. 8 Trojans are trying to navigate this season. Twelve of USC's 14 returning senior scholarship players are…

    The Associated Press
  • Batten takes a different road to becoming a Miami starter

    Gage Batten has been in the games that the Miami Hurricanes want to play. A former Auburn walk-on whose career was thought by some to be over when he shredded his right knee a year ago, Batten is now a fullback for a Miami team that opens its season Saturday against Bethune-Cookman. Batten is a…

    The Associated Press
  • Big Ten nonconference schedule strong, and getting stronger

    The Big Ten this summer unveiled a strategy to beef up nonconference football schedules across the league. A look at the 2015 schedules of the five most powerful leagues shows the Big Ten's slate already is mighty tough. Of the Big Ten's 56 out-of-conference games, 18 (32 percent) are against…

    The Associated Press
  • After rough 2014, Swoopes still starting QB at Texas

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Tyrone Swoopes was his usual quiet, understated self.

    The Associated Press
  • Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State lead final preseason odds

    According to Bovada, Elliott has 5-1 odds to win the Heisman. His Buckeyes are 5-2 to win the title.

    Dr. Saturday
  • No. 19 Oklahoma needs youngsters to boost offensive line

    Oklahoma's offensive line is considered a possible weak link on an otherwise loaded team. The 19th-ranked Sooners lost starters Daryl Williams, Tyrus Thompson and Adam Shead from last year's unit that paved the way for 465 yards per game, and none of their replacements has started a game at…

    The Associated Press