Recently-Released Pac-12 Football Players Squandered Rare Opportunities

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Millions of kids across the nation grow up playing football, but few have the talent and drive to play for Division I programs, and even fewer get the chance continue their careers in the pros. That number got even smaller […]

Will the USC Trojans’ Defense Be Better in 2013?

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Some have speculated that 2013 might be head coach Lane Kiffin‘s last year at USC; some feel another year is still two too many. If Kiffin manages to save his job after 2012′s subpar season, it may be because of […]

Pac-12 Football: Stanford Faces Changes to Run Game in 2013

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Replacing a program’s all-time stats leader isn’t an easy task, but one or more of the Stanford football team’s running backs will have to do just that in 2013. Stepfan Taylor became the first Stanford player to have three straight […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 41 Arizona Wildcats

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The Rant Sports 100 in 100 college football countdown makes another stop in the Pac-12 with the No. 41 Arizona Wildcats. The ‘Cats had a surprisingly good first season under head coach Rich Rodriguez in 2012, upsetting Oklahoma State early in […]

The Pac-12′s Potential 2013 Biletnikoff Award Winners

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Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 45 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

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  The Rant Sports 100 in 100 college football countdown continues with the No. 45 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.  The Yellow Jackets finished 2012 with the team’s first bowl win in head coach Paul Johnson‘s five seasons, but they start 2013 ranked […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 54 Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns

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  The Rant Sports 100 in 100 series continues the countdown to college football with No. 54, the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns. In head coach Mark Hudspeth‘s first two seasons, the team became the first in school history to reach nine wins […]

Maryland Terrapins Running Back Wes Brown Can’t Evade Cops

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Running back Wes Brown was fighting to regain his spot in the Maryland Terrapins‘ starting lineup, but after his arrest for second-degree assault, theft and wiretapping, he’ll be lucky to stay on the team’s roster. Unfortunately, this wasn’t your typical […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 57 Utah Utes

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The Rant Sports 100 in 100 series continues with the Utah Utes who, five years removed from an undefeated season and BCS bowl win, are staring down a make-or-break year for head coach Kyle Whittingham. The Utes’ win-loss record has declined […]

Expelled CSU D-Lineman Colton Paulhus Not Joining Utah Football Program

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Colton Paulhus, who was expelled from Colorado State University in 2012 for his role in a brutal off-campus beating, might still be hoping for a second chance at a football career, but he won’t find it with the Utah football team. […]

Trendsetting USC Trojans Launch Social Video Partnership

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With the popularity of Vine and the addition of video to Instagram, video is officially the hottest new social media trend. The USC Trojans football program, always ahead of the digital technology curve, is getting in on the video action […]

Former Colorado Kicker Zach Grossnickle Throws His Foot Into the Mix for Washington Huskies

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We’ve seen the Allstate commercials: No one notices the kicker until he makes the game-winning kick (or miss), and if it’s tough for kickers to get a little love, it’s even more difficult for punters. Former Colorado punter/kicker Zach Grossnickle […]