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Football Continues Prep for Ole Miss; NFL Week 4 Spotlight

Football Continues Prep for Ole Miss; NFL Week 4 Spotlight

The football team worked for two hours in full pads Tuesday on the Thomas-Drew Practice Field as it continued installation of the game plan for the Southeastern Conference road opener on Saturday in Oxford, Miss.

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Football Faces First True Road Test of the Season at Ole Miss

Football Faces First True Road Test of the Season at Ole Miss

The football team begins a stretch of four out offive games on the road – including two straight – Saturday, Oct. 4, when it travels to Ole Miss and Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss.

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Football Continues Bye Week Work

Football Continues Bye Week Work

The football continued its bye week practices on Wednesday with a two-hour workout on the Thomas-Drew Practices Fields in full pads.

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Alabama Accepting Flag Recipient Nominations for the 2015 Football Season

Alabama Accepting Flag Recipient Nominations for the 2015 Football Season

The University of Alabama is now accepting flag recipient nominations for the 2015 football season.

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Saban to media: So how you like Kiffin hire now?

Saban to media: So how you like Kiffin hire now?

Saban to media: So how you like Kiffin hire now?

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Tide may get starting WR, CB back for Gator game

Tide may get starting WR, CB back for Gator game

The key word in that headline, though, is “may,” especially as it pertains to the latter. With their SEC opener against looming five days down the road, Nick Saban used part of his allotted time during the SEC coaches teleconference to address the status of a pair of injured starters, wide receiver DeAndrew White and…

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Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, Presented by Fidelity Investments

Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, Presented by Fidelity Investments

The University of Alabama and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor the late Derrick Thomas with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, presented by Fidelity Investments, on Sept. 13 in Tuscaloosa during the game between Alabama and Southern Miss. Thomas’ mother Edith Morgan will represent Thomas on the field.

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Eddie Jackson available for Alabama, if needed

Eddie Jackson available for Alabama, if needed

Alabama is not going to rush cornerback Eddie Jackson back to the playing field, but he will be available for the Crimson Tide Saturday against West Virginia if he is needed. Head coach Nick Saban said he would prefer to proceed with caution with Jackson, who underwent knee surgery to repair a torn ACL in…

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Alabama suspends starting linebacker for opener

Alabama suspends starting linebacker for opener

Alabama is taking on West Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff on Saturday, but they will do so without a starting linebacker. Senior Trey DePriest has been suspended for the season opener for what is being reported as a minor NCAA infraction. Head coach Nick Saban announced the suspension Wednesday. The details of the infraction have…

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CFT Preseason Top 25: No. 3 Alabama

CFT Preseason Top 25: No. 3 Alabama

2013 record: 11-2 overall, 7-1 in SEC (T-1st in SEC West) 2013 postseason: Sugar Bowl vs. Oklahoma (45-31 loss) 2013 final AP/coaches’ ranking: No. 7/No. 8 Head coach: Nick Saban (165-57 overall; 78-16 in seven years at Alabama) Offensive coordinator: Lane Kiffin (first season) 2013 offensive rankings: 25th rushing offense (205.6 ypg); 49th passing offense (248.5 ypg); 33rd total offense (454.1 ypg); 17th scoring offense (38.2 ppg) Returning offensive starters: Eight…

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AUBURN FOOTBALL

‘Defining moment:’ Auburn didn’t quit, began run at LSU

‘Defining moment:’ Auburn didn’t quit, began run at LSU

The Tigers struggled so in the first half last year in Baton Rouge, but, even in defeat, Auburn bounced back in the second half. “That was one of the defining moments of our entire year,” says Gus Malzahn.

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Q&A: Junior defensive back Derrick Moncrief

Q&A: Junior defensive back Derrick Moncrief

Defensive back Derrick Moncrief has been turning heads since his arrival in Auburn. The PrepStar JUCO All-American had a big spring and fall camp for the Tigers and is contributing early to Auburn’s defense.

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Newcomer DaVonte Lambert off to fast start at Auburn

Newcomer DaVonte Lambert off to fast start at Auburn

The No. 1 junior college defensive lineman in the nation last year is making an impression as a starer at defensive end at Auburn in the early part of the season.

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Gus Malzahn likes winning combination in Auburn’s start

Gus Malzahn likes winning combination in Auburn’s start

“The sign of a good team is when each group complements each other,” said the Auburn coach, adding the offense, defense and special teams all are contributing heading to Saturday’s game against LSU.

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Auburn’s Quan Bray is SEC’s special teams player of week

Auburn’s Quan Bray is SEC’s special teams player of week

The Tigers’ senior leads the nation in punt returns, thanks in part to his 76-yard return for a touchdown in last Saturday’s win over Louisiana Tech as part of his three-TD day.

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Malzahn on Tiger Talk Tonight at Victory Grille

Malzahn on Tiger Talk Tonight at Victory Grille

Be sure to listen to Tiger Talk tonight at 7 p.m. CT as Coach Gus Malzahn previews this weekend’s matchup vs. No. 15 LSU, on location at the Victory Grille.

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Nick Marshall’s passing game maturing at Auburn

Nick Marshall’s passing game maturing at Auburn

The Auburn quarterback received an endorsement from his offensive coordinator Sunday after a solid tune-up heading to Saturday’s LSU game.

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From the Desk of David Housel: A Team to Celebrate

From the Desk of David Housel: A Team to Celebrate

The 1989 Auburn Tigers will always be remembered for their 30-20 victory over Alabama in the First-Time-Ever game, the first time Alabama, after years of resisting, saying “never,” and fighting the inevitable, finally came to play in Auburn.

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Auburn linebackers on call for matchup against LSU

Auburn linebackers on call for matchup against LSU

Injuries slowed Cassanova McKinzy and Kris Frost in last Saturday’s win, but the backups caught the eye of defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson.

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Quan Bray’s returns, Auburn’s red zone offense lead nation

Quan Bray’s returns, Auburn’s red zone offense lead nation

Auburn is filling up the stat sheet (check it here) thanks to the play of Quan Bray and others.

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Michigan not expected to face B1G sanctions

The Shane Morris flap may ultimately play a role on some level in the firing of Brady Hoke, or even his boss, but Michigan’s not expected to garner any punitive action from its conference. A Big Ten spokesperson confirmed to mlive.com that commissioner Jim Delany, the website wrote, “has been in contact with the university…

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Memphis’ leading rusher lost to season-ending injury

If Memphis is going to make any noise in AAC play this season, it’ll have to do so without the most productive member of its rushing attack. At his regular Monday press conference, Justin Fuente confirmed the Tigers’ worst fears: running back Doroland Dorceus “will not be with us for the rest of the season.”…

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Thanks to USC’s ‘questionable’ tactics, Beavers down a pair of DTs

At Miami, the offensive right tackles have taken a hit.  For Oregon State, it’s the position on the opposite side of the line of scrimmage. Jalen Grimble, the starter at left defensive tackle for the Beavers, sustained a knee injury in the loss to USC this past Saturday.  Grimble is scheduled to undergo surgery next Monday…

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Only a setback will keep UGA’s Malcolm Mitchell from making 2014 debut Sat.

Finally, after weeks of speculation and false starts, one of the most talented and experienced members of Georgia’s receiving corps is set to return.  Probably. Head coach Mark Richt said Tuesday that Malcolm Mitchell “would have to have a setback to not play” in Saturday’s game against Vanderbilt. The wide receiver has been sidelined since…

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Miami down top two right tackles vs. Georgia Tech

When Miami takes the field for its next game, the Hurricanes will have a rather significant issue on the right side of the offensive line. Tuesday, Al Golden confirmed that both Taylor Gadbois and Kc McDermott will not play in this Saturday’s game against Georgia Tech because of injury. Both linemen suffered left knee injuries…

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Reports: key LSU DB lost for season with torn ACL

It appears LSU won’t have a key piece of its secondary puzzle at its disposal moving forward. Both the Baton Rouge Advocate and the New Orleans Times-Picayune have reported over the past 24 hours that Dwayne Thomas has a torn ACL and, as a result, will miss the remainder of the 2014 season.  The defensive…

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Cincinnati staff member fired after disturbing sex-abuse arrest

The latest incident that sets the “Days Without An Arrest” ticker back to double zeroes doesn’t involve a college football player… and does involve some very disturbing allegations. First things first: Cincinnati announced in a press release Tuesday that Antrione Archer had been terminated from his position as Tommy Tuberville‘s Director of Player Welfare & Development,…

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Taylor Kelly ‘pretty questionable’ for USC game

It appears that Taylor Kelly‘s absence from the playing field will indeed bleed into the month of October. According to Todd Graham, the quarterback is “pretty questionable” for Arizona State’s game Saturday against USC.  After the quarterback initially suffered an unspecified foot injury in the Sept. 13 win over Colorado, the ASU head coach had downplayed…

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Michigan prez expresses ‘extreme disappointment’ over injury handling

With whispers and rumors beginning to grow that Brady Hoke could find himself on the coaching unemployment line as early as today, Michigan remains in full-blown CYA mode three days removed from its medical ineptness. In a statement released Tuesday evening, UM president Mark Schlissel said that he wants “to express my extreme disappointment in the events…

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Backup Ole Miss DB to pursue pro baseball career

Ahead of its huge matchup with Alabama Saturday, Ole Miss has seen its depth in the secondary take a bit of a hit. Rebels head coach Hugh Freeze announced Tuesday that Anthony Alford has decided to leave the football team and pursue a career in professional baseball. Since being drafted in the third round of…

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LSU FOOTBALL

Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Jones, XC

Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Jones, XC

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 7 p.m. CT Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. CT Friday and 2 p.m. CT Saturday on Cox Sports Television.

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Harris Named SEC’s Freshman of the Week

Harris Named SEC’s Freshman of the Week

BATON ROUGE – LSU quarterback Brandon Harris has been named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week following his performance in the Tigers’ 63-7 win over New Mexico State.

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Miles Previews Auburn Game at Press Conference

Miles Previews Auburn Game at Press Conference

BATON ROUGE — Leading up to Saturday’s SEC road trip to No. 5-ranked Auburn, LSU football head coach Les Miles addressed the media as part of Subway Fresh Take by Les Miles on Monday.

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LSU-Florida Time, TV to be Announced Sunday

LSU-Florida Time, TV to be Announced Sunday

BATON ROUGE — The Southeastern Conference announced Monday that kickoff times and television networks for five games on Oct. 11 will be announced on Sunday, as CBS has elected to exercise its six-day option for its weekend doubleheader.

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Football Advances in Polls Prior to Auburn Clash

Football Advances in Polls Prior to Auburn Clash

BATON ROUGE — LSU Football’s 56-point win on Saturday night over New Mexico State allowed for a move up the Amway Coaches’ Poll released Sunday.

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In Focus: Smash Brother

In Focus: Smash Brother

Being raised in a family with a historic football background, it would be safe to assume that Connor Neighbors was destined to play football. So it was odd when the Huntsville, Ala., native decided that football wasn’t going to be his primary choice growing up. At first, he chose hockey.

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In Focus: No Secret

In Focus: No Secret

Junior linebacker Kwon Alexander was synonymous with hype from the moment he set foot on the LSU campus in the fall of 2012. His high school accomplishments and national rankings brought excitement to Baton Rouge and fans did not have to wait long to w…

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Subway’s LSU Football Collector’s Cup Now Available

Subway’s LSU Football Collector’s Cup Now Available

BATON ROUGE – The 2014 LSU Football limited edition collector’s cup is now available at

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Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

BATON ROUGE – LSU has sold out of season tickets for the 11th-straight year, as a school-record 74,350 season tickets have been purchased for the 2014 home slate, associate athletic director for ticket operations Brian Broussard announced.

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Football Ranked No. 13 in Preseason Coaches Poll

Football Ranked No. 13 in Preseason Coaches Poll

BATON ROUGE – For the second-straight season, the LSU football team was ranked No. 13 in the newly named Amway Coaches Poll, it was announced Thursday.

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Michigan not expected to face B1G sanctions

The Shane Morris flap may ultimately play a role on some level in the firing of Brady Hoke, or even his boss, but Michigan’s not expected to garner any punitive action from its conference. A Big Ten spokesperson confirmed to mlive.com that commissioner Jim Delany, the website wrote, “has been in contact with the university…

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