Rant Sports College Football Top 100 Rankings: No. 33 Cincinnati Bearcats

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I guess you can call the No. 33 team on our Top 100 Countdown lucky. The Cincinnati Bearcats were dealt a crushing blow following their successful 2012 season when head coach Butch Jones departed for the greener pastures of the […]

PAC-12 Media Overwhelmingly Chooses Oregon Ducks; Are They Going to Be Proven Correct?

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As Pac-12 Media Day wrapped up on Friday, the media cast their votes as to whom they believe will be crowned the kings of the Pacific coast come December. The outcome of the balloting was really no surprise as the […]

Former Pitt RB Rushel Shell Made the Right Choice With West Virginia Mountaineers

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Okay now I know I’ve said this before, but I swear this time I’m serious. The Rushel Shell drama is finally over. Yes, I know that I said this before when it seemed as if his heart was dead set […]

ACC Media Makes Safe Picks for Divisions, But Will They Be the Right Ones?

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To cap off the recent ACC Kickoff, the conference’s version of Media Days, the media went through the usual process of casting their votes as to how they see this year’s ACC football season playing out. Turning members of the […]

2013 ACC Preseason All-Conference Team Announced

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As usual on the heels of the annual ACC Kickoff event, the 2013 Preseason All-Conference Team was announced on Wednesday as we inch closer to the beginning of the collegiate football season and seeing if these young men can live […]

Report: Video Evidence May Clear Ohio State’s Carlos Hyde of Assault Charges

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Two days ago, it seemed that the world was collapsing in Columbus, OH. With the news that Ohio State Buckeyes star running back Carlos Hyde was being accused of assault against a female, the Urban Meyer hate burst through and […]

Florida State Lands Another Top-Rated Prospect in DT Dexter Wideman

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The Florida State Seminoles continued their whirlwind recruiting surge Monday by landing yet another four-star rated (according to 247Sports) prospect to their already impressive 2014 recruiting class–and this one not many saw coming. Dexter Wideman, a defensive tackle out of […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100 Rankings: No. 40 Rutgers Scarlet Knights

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2012 marked the first year for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights without the guidance of the man that brought them to national prominence, Greg Schiano. However, that certainly didn’t prove to be much of an issue as first-year head coach Kyle […]

What to Take From Day One of the 2013 ACC Kickoff

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While it didn’t have quite the publicity that last week’s SEC Media Days did, having been broadcast in its entirety on ESPNU, the ACC‘s version did begin on Sunday in Greensboro, NC. Seen throughout the day on the ACC Digital […]

Commissioner Swofford, Clemson QB Boyd Highlight Beginning of ACC Kickoff

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In Greensboro on Sunday, the ACC began their annual ACC Kickoff media event to mark the unofficial start of the 2013 football season. With the recent additions on July 1 of Syracuse and Pitt, this year’s event would hold a […]

Miami Hurricanes Land Two Huge Local Commitments in 24-Hour Span

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Last year at this time in the offseason, questions surrounding the Miami Hurricanes recruiting efforts were rampant. Their stronghold on players from the south Florida region that they traditionally held seemed all but a distant memory. Well, in the last […]

Four ACC Running Backs Land on Doak Walker Award Watch List

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Four running backs from the Atlantic Coast Conference were among those named when the watch list for the 2013 Doak Walker Award was announced on Thursday. The award, handed out to the nation’s most outstanding running back, was won last […]