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College football games, Week 5: NC State's latest chance to break through, Georgia faces tough SEC East road

College football games, Week 5: NC State’s latest chance to break through, Georgia faces tough SEC East road

These are heady times for No. 10 NC State. The last time it was ranked in the top 10 was 20 years ago. The last time it won on the road against a top-five opponent was 55 years ago. The only obstacle in the way this week is No. 5 Clemson. You know, the same …

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Tennessee bye week breakdown: Issues at DB, Hooker Heisman, W/L guess

Tennessee bye week breakdown: Issues at DB, Hooker Heisman, W/L guess

A 4-0 record and a bye week have Tennessee fans looking forward to a mighty relaxing Saturday. The Volunteers lived up to the hype last week against the Florida Gators, coming away with a solid 38-33 victory that sent a message to the broader college football world: Tennessee is the real deal. We bring up …

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Place your bets: Red Cup picks week 5 of SEC football including Ole Miss vs.  Kentucky

Place your bets: Red Cup picks week 5 of SEC football including Ole Miss vs. Kentucky

Last week it was a little bit of a shocking weekend in the SEC. Top 25 teams Georgia, Kentucky and Ole Miss weren’t able to cover against lesser than opponents. Tennessee got the win with all the pressure of College Gameday heaped on a rivalry with Florida but couldn’t cover the points. Meanwhile, it was …

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NFL Draft Profile: Trey Knox, Tight End, Arkansas Razorbacks

NFL Draft Profile: Trey Knox, Tight End, Arkansas Razorbacks

#7JobHT: 6032Wt: 231Hand: 958Arm: 3358Wing: 790040: 4.65DOB: 8/14/2001Hometown: Murfreesboro, ARHigh School: Blackman HSEligibility: 2023 Trey Knox Arkansas Razorbacks One Liner: Knox’s background as a wide receiver and experience playing in different offensive alignments make him an intriguing practice squad candidate, but he lacks technical development as a tight end (especially as a blocker). Evaluation: Knox …

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NFL International Combine Guests: Latin America

NFL International Combine Guests: Latin America

Three athletes from Latin America will make the journey to London and compete in the NFL International Combine. Players from this region have had success in the NFL’s International Pathway Program as mexican offensive lineman isaac alarcon and Alfredo Guiterrez Alfredo Guiterrez have cemented themselves on the practice roster of the dallas Cowboys and San …

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Black quarterbacks no longer few and far between |  Richmond Free Press

Black quarterbacks no longer few and far between | Richmond Free Press

Black starting quarterbacks, once a rarity in the NFL and major college football, are popping up more and more. Despite two significant injuries, nine Black QBs are now directing their NFL teams, and many more are likely to arrive soon. And that doesn’t include two Pacific Islanders, Marcus Mariota in Atlanta and Miami’s Tua Tagovailoa. …

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College football odds, picks, predictions, best bets for Week 5, 2022: Proven model backing Oklahoma, Oregon

College football odds, picks, predictions, best bets for Week 5, 2022: Proven model backing Oklahoma, Oregon

The Week 5 college football schedule features more ranked vs. ranked matchups than any week so far this season, with five top 25 showdowns on a loaded Saturday slate. No. 7 Kentucky faces No. 14 Ole Miss early in the day, while No. 5 Clemson hosts No. 10 North Carolina State in an evening duel. …

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