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New York Jets head coach Adam Gase yells instructions during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

The Latest: Gase hands off Jets’ play calls to Loggains

Oct. 25, 2020 1:49 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 1:45 p.m. At 0-6, New York Jets coach Adam Gase said the team was looking for anything that might help them get a victory. Well, Gase decided to hand off playcalling duties on offense to offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains — and it seemed to help give...

Boise State wins season opener, beats Utah State 42-13

Oct. 24, 2020 11:44 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — No fans were on hand to witness Boise State’s 42-13 season-opening win over Utah State on Saturday evening, but if they had, they would have felt like they had seen this game before. Hank Bachmeier threw for 268 yards and three touchdowns and George Holani rushed for 100 yards...

Indiana head coach Tom Allen celebrates after Indiana defeated Penn State in overtime of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Indiana's gamble pays off in OT upset over No. 8 Penn State

Oct. 24, 2020 9:19 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Tom Allen had grown weary of close calls in big games. On Saturday, Allen went for it — and Michael Penix Jr. made those gambles pay off the Big Ten rivals' first game of the delayed season, After leading the Hoosiers on a touchdown drive in the final minute of...

Alabama wide receiver Jaylen Waddle (17) pulls in a pass over Mississippi defensive back A.J. Finley (21) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. Alabama won 63-48. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Saban says Alabama's Jaylen Waddle likely needs surgery

Oct. 24, 2020 8:02 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban said junior wide receiver Jaylen Waddle has a high ankle sprain with a fracture and will be out the rest of the season if he needs surgery. Waddle was hurt when he took the opening kickoff out to the Alabama 15. He was tackled by Kenneth George Jr., and...

Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano, with a mask, is hugged by an assistant after his team defeated Michigan State in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Rutgers snaps Big Ten skid, beats Michigan State 38-27

Oct. 24, 2020 5:39 PM EDT

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Greg Schiano’s return to Rutgers paid immediate dividends. Already, the Scarlet Knights are assured their best Big Ten season in at least three years. Isaih Pacheco ran for two first-half touchdowns, and Rutgers snapped a 21-game Big Ten losing streak Saturday, beating...

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reacts on the sidelines during the second half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seahawks injuries include unlikely name: coach Pete Carroll

Oct. 23, 2020 6:28 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have someone whose name went unlisted on their injury report for Sunday night’s game at Arizona but who is hurting nonetheless: head coach Pete Carroll. Carroll underwent arthroscopic knee surgery during Seattle’s bye last week, then pushed himself...

Ruff adds Taylor, Rogalski to Devils' coaching staff

Oct. 23, 2020 12:15 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Lindy Ruff completed his New Jersey Devils staff, hiring Chris Taylor as an assistant coach and Dave Rogalski as the goaltending coach. General manager Tom Fitzgerald announced the moves Friday. Ruff previously retained Alain Nasreddine and hired Mark Recchi. Taylor started his...

South Carolina defensive back Jaycee Horn (1) celebrates an interception against Auburn during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

Humbled LSU eyeing QB contingency vs surging South Carolina

Oct. 22, 2020 9:36 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron was grateful for an extra week to help the Tigers confront considerable challenges on both sides of the ball. He’ll have to hope that’s enough time for the unranked Tigers (1-2, 1-2 SEC) to turn back South Carolina (2-2, 2-2), which is riding high...

Texas running back Keaontay Ingram (26) scores a touchdown against Oklahoma during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. Oklahoma defeated Texas 53-45 in four overtimes.(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

A return to football and relief for Baylor and Texas

Oct. 22, 2020 5:00 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Tom Herman and Baylor's Dave Aranda are old friends and college teammates who will meet for the first time Saturday as opposing head coaches. For both, just getting on the field will be somewhat of a relief. And for Herman, all eyes will be on how the Longhorns (2-2, 1-2 Big 12)...

FILE  - In this Aug. 26, 2018, file photo, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh leads his players and fans in singing

Michigan visits Minnesota in virus-delayed Big Ten opener

Oct. 22, 2020 3:38 PM EDT

No. 18 Michigan at No. 21 Minnesota, Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET (ABC). Line: Michigan by 3. Series record: Michigan 75-25-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Michigan starts head coach Jim Harbaugh's sixth year with a 47-18 record under the former Wolverines star quarterback, including 32-12 in the Big Ten and 0-5 against...