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Emerging Consensus (?): UCLA Projected to Third Straight Pac-12 Championship Game in 2013
Consensus appears to be emerging among respected college football observers that UCLA should be able successfully defend its hold on Pac-12's Southern division in 2013.
Thu May 23, 2013
Big Red Network
UCLA Game May Define Season
It's not a stretch to say that Nebraska fans are tired of seeing their team lose four times in a season.
Wed May 15, 2013
Hot-Seat Watch for Every Starting NFL Running Back
Out of the 32 projected starting running backs for the 2013 season, there are a handful that potentially will lose their starting job between now and opening day.
Tue May 14, 2013
'Franklin's Playbook' Chronicles Rookie Back
Can't get enough Johnathan Franklin? Neither can we. One of the Packers' top draft picks is the feature of an upcoming documentary series.
9 Packers Players Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2013
Head coach Mike McCarthy and the coaching staff of the Green Bay Packers had an opportunity to see the 2013 rookie class, as well as second-years players at a mini-camp held this past weekend.
Mon May 13, 2013
UCLA Football: Ranking the 5 Best Offensive Weapons for the Bruins
The task of replacing both Johnathan Franklin and Joe Fauria isn't an enviable one by any stretch of the imagination for the UCLA Bruins.
Most important player: UCLA Bruins
All players are equal, but some players are more equal than others. That's the basis of our Most Important Player series.
Sun May 12, 2013
Jones and Packers' rookies get rolling
The first-round draft pick from UCLA took part in the team's rookie camp, though he was one of the team's two unsigned draft picks.
Packers drafted backs rooming, working together
But in addition to a competition for carries, there might also be a sit-com in the works, as second-rounder Eddie Lacy and fourth-rounder Johnathan Franklin are rooming together until they get settled into Green Bay.
Sat May 11, 2013
Packers reach deals with three draft picks
There were some positive reports about the state of running back Eddie Lacy 's toe recently, but the team hasn't yet reached a deal with their second-round pick.
Fri May 10, 2013
Mike McCarthy meets the press; talks about rookies
Mike McCarthy was highly enthusiastic and positive about the work of the rookie class that started workouts with the team today.
Circling back on our UCLA newcomers
So it looks like I zigged this week when I should have zagged on the eligibility of three former UCLA players for NFC North offseason work.
Acme Packing Company
Johnathan Franklin Signs with Packers
The Packers aren't done signing rookies, as running back Johnathan Franklin from UCLA has signed a four-year, $2.5 million contract today.
Thu May 09, 2013
Brett Hundley knocking down UCLA's door of opportunity
He's talking about maturity and opportunity and greatness, a strange and surreal thought process for an athlete of his generation.
Wed May 08, 2013
Huskers Football: Nebraska's Five Most Likely Losses in 2013
While the Huskers aren't likely to lose too many games barring injury thanks to scheduling, there's some tricky trap games and one big November challenge.
Tue May 07, 2013
Johnathan Franklin gets schooled; can't participate in OTAs
Packers rookie running back Johnathan Franklin will not be able to participate in the team's OTAs because of a little-known rule.
Kyle Long among those ineligible for OTAs
This week, NFC West colleague Mike Sando posted the NFL's little-known rules for rookie participation in offseason programs.
Johnathan Franklin Is Running Back To Own For Fantasy
If you're a Dynasty fantasy football league player , you've probably wiped the drool off the corners of your mouth by now and are champing at the bit for your annual rookie league draft.
Mon May 06, 2013
Eagles' drafting of USC's Matt Barkley? Lane Kiffin saw it coming
Kiffin said Monday that Kelly spoke with him about Barkley "early on" in the evaluation process and later sent the Eagles' quarterbacks coach to Southern California to personally work out the Trojans' four-year starter.
Thu May 02, 2013
Breaking Down Stanford Cardinal 2013 Football Schedule
The Stanford Cardinals had a third consecutive strong season despite generally being expected to take a step back in 2012.