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Vince Young, Rocket Ismail highlight Hall of Fame class

Jan. 7, 2019 2:51 PM EST

Texas quarterback Vince Young and Notre Dame speedster Raghib Ismail have been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, along with 11 other players and two coaches. Young was the Heisman Trophy runner-up and led the Longhorns to the 2005 national championship with a memorable performance in...

Rare air: Goodyear Blimp flying high and into Hall of Fame

Jan. 7, 2019 10:44 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the new college football Hall of Famers has an inflated ego — and more. The Goodyear Blimp, which has become a staple at major sports events for more than 60 years, is being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as an honorary member — the first nonplayer or...

Smith's Oregon State plays for bragging rights in Civil War

Nov. 22, 2018 3:15 PM EST

Jonathan Smith played in four Civil War games between Oregon and Oregon State, but one moment stands out from 2000 when the No. 5 Ducks played the No. 8 Beavers. Smith was quarterback for the Beavers while Joey Harrington was behind center for the Ducks. The game had big postseason implications for both teams....