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FILE - Alabama running back Najee Harris (22) hurdles Auburn defensive back Jeremiah Dinson (20) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Auburn, Ala. Harris is a candidate for the Doak Walker Award, for outstanding running back. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt, File)

Pick Six: From Heisman to Outland, projecting award winners

Sep. 4, 2020 4:10 PM EDT

College football loves its awards. Each position has its own hardware and multiple players of the year are chosen, including by The Associated Press. As with everything related to college football in a season already disrupted by the pandemic there is uncertainty about when the awards will be ... awarded. It...

FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2019, file photo, Georgia coach Kirby Smart, center, talks to his players during a timeout in the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Kentucky in Athens, Ga. There will be much interest in possible changes coming to No. 4 Georgia’s offense with a new quarterback, who is expected to be Wake Forest transfer Jamie Newman, and a new coordinator, Todd Monken. Still, Smart’s Bulldogs may lean on their experienced defense in the pandemic-delayed season. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

No. 4 Georgia to lean on tough defense while finding new QB

Sep. 1, 2020 8:01 AM EDT

Kirby Smart's concerns about No. 4 Georgia being behind schedule are easy to understand. The Georgia coach is working to rebuild his offense after the coronavirus pandemic wiped out spring practice. Smart is trying to find a new quarterback and lead running back. He is putting together an almost all-new...