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2013 Top 25: College Football's best players
We start our annual ranking of the 25 best players in college football with Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, and that can mean only one thing.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Breaking down preseason Heisman hype; more mail
Lately I've seen various preseason Heisman odds floating around the web, with incumbent winner Johnny Manziel joined by the likes of returning stars Braxton Miller, Teddy Bridgewater, AJ McCarron, Jadeveon Clowney and others.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
How Arizona Wildcats running back Ka'Deem Carey rates nationally
Ka'Deem Carey runs the ball in the New Mexico Bowl against Nevada. Photo by Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Now that Ka'Deem Carey's legal problems have been resolved - misdemeanor assault and disorderly conduct charges were dropped Friday - it's safe to take a closer look at how the Arizona Wildcats junior running back fits into the national ... (more)
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Alabama Football: Latest Buzz Surrounding Current 2-Time BCS Champions
National Champions, the kings of the SEC and can lay claim to one of college football's best five-year dynasties in the history of its existence with an unprecedented third-straight title next January.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Danny Sheridan handicaps 2013 Heisman race that includes Alabama's T.J. Yeldon and AJ...
Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon flies for a second-quarter touchdown against Missouri at Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
New Orleans Saints' Mark Ingram, Victor Ellis collide during OTAs; Ingram runs free, Ellis...
During Tuesday's OTAs at the New Orleans Saints facility, linebacker Victor Ellis had to be helped off the field after colliding with former Alabama running back Mark Ingram .
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Trent Richardson and Mark Ingram Give NFL Advice to Eddie Lacy
A lot has changed for former Alabama running back Eddie Lacy over the past six months.
10 College Football Programs Who Dominate Out-of-State Recruiting
Some programs choose to build their roster with homegrown, in-state talent. This approach has its advantages, which includes players playing a little harder for them because of the school represents where the player himself is from and who he grew up rooting for.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Former Alabama RB's Sign Autographs in Huntsville
Mark Ingram, Trent Richardson, and Eddie Lacy each carried the load to BCS National Championships at Alabama.
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Around the NFL - June 8
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been suspended for two game - He's also being docked two additional game checks.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
As Jim Brown returns as an icon of past Cleveland Browns greatness,...
Now that Jim Brown has returned to the Browns, hobbled by age and the punishment he both dealt out and received, will the team actually listen to him in his role as a special adviser? Brown's appointment coincides with Richardson's excused absence from mini-camp exertions because of a right leg strain, which might be a stress fracture or, then ... (more)
Five Fantasy Football Players to Avoid for 2013
Trent Richardson, RB, Cleveland Browns - Does this song sound the same as before? An Alabama RB enters the league with "minor dings" - and never reaches his potential.
Birmingham Metro Softball: Thompson's Haley Crumpton heads All-Shelby team
Crumpton was little more than afterthought on Thompson's 2012 softball team because the Warriors had three senior pitchers and there wasn't any room to break in a freshman.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Nick Saban's Secret Recruiting Recipe
To better understand how Alabama made it to college football's mountaintop, we need to travel back in time to a 2007 high school track meet.
Thu May 30, 2013
Can Johnny Football replicate last year? It's all about adjustments
Reminded that SEC defensive coordinators haven't exactly spent the offseason at the beach in terms of scouting his Heisman Trophy winner, Texas A&M's coach shot back: "We've got a year's worth of film on them too." Welcome to the Johnny Football Hangover.
Wed May 29, 2013
Todd Gurley Is Nation's Best Tailback, and It's Not Even Close
Georgia's rising sophomore tailback Todd Gurley is good enough to win a Heisman Trophy, as well as be a top-15 draft pick.
Tue May 28, 2013
Alabama Football: Projecting T.J. Yeldon's Production In His Sophomore Season
I made the statement after Alabama's Spring game in 2012 that Yeldon would be better than Crimson Tide alums: New Orleans Saints' Mark Ingram, Cleveland Browns' Trent Richardson and the Green Bay Packers' Eddie Lacy when it was all said and done.
Mon May 27, 2013
Alabama's Eddie Lacy falls to the Packers
One way or another, running back Eddie Lacy of Alabama became the newest Packer on Friday night with the 61st pick in the second round of the National Football League draft.
Fri May 24, 2013
Alabama Picks Up First 2014 D-Lineman Commitment in 320-Pound O.J. Smith
Smith is the seventh recruit to commit to the Crimson Tide's 2014 class , and he's the first defensive tackle to choose Nick Saban 's program.
Thu May 23, 2013
2013 Alabama football preview: OJ Howard could be freshman with biggest impact
Alabama Crimson Tide red team tight End O.J. Howard is grabbed by white Team linebacker Dillion Lee during the Annual A-Day game at Bryant Denny Stadium.