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39 bowl games and a reason to watch every one

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Over the next three weeks, 38 bowl games and a national championship game will be played from Boise to the Bahamas and various points in between. You should watch them all. Here's why:...

Helfrich: Ekpre-Olomu won't play against FSU

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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- Oregon coach Mark Helfrich confirmed Thursday that the third-ranked Ducks will be without star cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu when they face Jameis Winston and Florida State in their playoff game Jan. 1....

Cooper posts numbers like no other 'Bama receiver

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama receiver Amari Cooper blew past the defensive back on a deep post, and his offensive coordinator didn't even wait until the ball was in the air to celebrate....

Big 12 likely to take long view after playoff snub

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GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) -- Before Big 12 fans demand the conference invite Boise State and Cincinnati and immediately implement a conference championship game, consider this: If Florida State had lost to Georgia Tech in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game on Saturday, Baylor would be in the playoff and not playing that tough 13th game would have worked out great....

Sugar Bowl presents a classic coaching matchup

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Nick Saban vs. Urban Meyer....

Georgia Tech, Mississippi State to Orange Bowl

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MIAMI LAKES, Fla. (AP) -- Mississippi State's body of work somehow looked considerably better to the College Football Playoff selection committee this week, without the Bulldogs even playing....

Who's in? Who's out? Tough call for playoff panel

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WACO, Texas (AP) -- Alabama is in. So is Oregon. That we know for sure about the College Football Playoff....

Hedrick leads No. 22 Boise State to MWC title

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Grant Hedrick ran for two touchdowns to lead No. 22 Boise State to a 28-14 victory over Fresno State to win the Mountain West Conference championship Saturday night....

No. 6 Buckeyes blow out No. 11 Badgers 59-0

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen blamed himself for Saturday night's debacle....

Petty helps No. 5 Baylor past No. 9 Kansas St

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WACO, Texas (AP) -- Baylor coach Art Briles accepted another Big 12 championship trophy and stated his case that the fifth-ranked Bears should be considered the league's "One True Champion."...
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