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Missouri, Alabama, and College Football’s New Role

“It’s hard to rally around a math class.” — Bear Bryant, on football’s role on campus. Football can be classified as a game or sport. And in the South, it has been called a religion. Now, it has become a … Continue reading

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SEC Football Schedule, Info for Thanksgiving Weekend

UPDATE, 11/28/14: Missouri defeats Arkansas, 21-14, becoming the 2014 SEC East champion. Thanksgiving turkey and trimmings will barely be digested before a frantic and crucial weekend of Southeastern Conference football will begin on Friday (Nov. 28, 2014). The developments:

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SEC Title Race Goes Into Thanksgiving Weekend

Nothing has been simple as far as the Southeastern Conference football race in 2014. And that will hold through Thanksgiving weekend, the final regular season weekend for SEC teams. As many as three games — Arkansas at Missouri, Mississippi State … Continue reading

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SEC Network — Which Channel Is It On?

This post was updated at 6:53 a.m., Aug. 14, 2014. Just when you think the smartphone is the only thing making media news these days, along comes the SEC Network. The mega-hyped television and digital effort by ESPN and the … Continue reading

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Georgia-Notre Dame: Dawgs Break New “Ground”

It begins in 2017! #Dawgs vs Fighting Irish. The one and only meeting #DawgsOnTop 17-10 pic.twitter.com/SJbtnyF1OP — Georgia Football (@FootballUGA) June 25, 2014 OK, UGA fans, you have three years to program the address of Notre Dame’s home football stadium … Continue reading

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College football polls: (expletives deleted)

The latest college football polls — they are not rankings, they are polls — again make me realize that many of the people who vote in these are as, uh, questionable as those who vote in regular elections. The thing … Continue reading

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When sports worlds collide

Sports fans are having a hard time again deciding which sports to follow. Ah, such problems. April seems to challenge October as the month that offers sports fans the most options. We just finished a week that offered Major League … Continue reading

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