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Live blogging the 2014 college football season

Plenty of websites covering college football make a habit of posting live blogs or open threads for individual games. I could do that if I wanted, but instead I am…

Braxton Miller

The best player in the Big Ten is…

I have made no secret just how much I think of Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller. For a couple of seasons now I have stood firm on my stance that…

Keeton or Hill?

Why I would pick Chuckie Keeton over Taysom Hill

One of college football’s┬ámost exciting players to watch will return to the playing field in week one after seeing a promising 2013 season end prematurely. Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton…

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It could be that kind of (good) year for Iowa

It seems every few years the Iowa Hawkeyes rise from seemingly nowhere in the Big Ten, when few are looking, and make a run in the conference. This year has…

From SouthwestConferenceFootball.blogspot.com

Getting the Southwest Conference back together

While working on Friday night manning the College Football Talk virtual news desk, things got slow. This usually happens on a Friday evening in the offseason, but even when things…

Ohio State 24-game winning streak ball

School record winning streak commemorated by Ohio State

Before dropping two straight games in the Big Ten championship game and the Orange Bowl, Ohio State had won 24 straight games under head coach Urban Meyer. The 24-game winning…

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History has been made, college football’s national champs go 73-0

History was made Monday night in Pasadena, California. Florida State captured the final BCS championship of the era before college football’s top level of competition adopts a four-team playoff model…

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Despite two BCS bowl losses, SEC still the conference to beat in 2014

The state of Alabama went 0-2 in BCS bowl games this season. That should come as a surprise to you for a number of reasons. First, the state has been…

Clemson was an easy pick for Clemson of the Year. Photo: Getty Images

The 2013 Verbies: How I voted

The best college football podcast out there is without a doubt The Solid Verbal. As a long time listener I consider myself a Verballer. For those who have not enjoyed…

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2013 FWAA All American Team: How I voted on offense

As a member of the Football Writer’s Association of America, I get to cast a ballot for the FWAA All-American team. This year I wanted to be sure that my…

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