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College Football’s top 10 stadiums by fan atmosphere

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic threatening to take the sport away, college football came and went this fall and, for the most part, did so without a hitch. Once the schedules were altered and the plan was set in motion for how to play safely, the games were played. But there was one thing that just wasn’t the same.

The risk of having full stadiums in 2020 was too big for schools to feel comfortable playing through and so attendance at games was either limited or eliminated altogether. And while it might have been leaning on the safe side

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College football coaches react to fall camp safety changes

If there’s anyone who knows the byproduct of a preseason camp with limited physical contact, it’s Ken Niumatalolo.

Many know the story by now. The Navy coach outlawed contact during the Midshipmen’s camp last August out of an abundance of caution and uncertainty surrounding the on-field spread of COVID-19. For four weeks, Navy players practiced, for the most part, flag football. Contact was almost strictly limited to banging against sleds and cushioned dummies. Helmets were mostly unscuffed, and shoulder pads were left in pristine condition at the end of camp. Players even used cushioned shields to cover their faces during

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College football rankings: Alabama on top, Oregon rockets up CBS Sports’ post-spring top 25

Even after a record-tying showing in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft (six picks) and breaking the record for number of players selected in the first two rounds (eight), Alabama has enough young talent ready to step in that the Crimson Tide have ended the spring practice season on top of CBS Sports’ post-spring college football rankings.

Now, technically, spring practice hasn’t wrapped up everywhere; however, last Saturday saw the final big wave of spring games and the last month has brought the conclusion of on-field work for most FBS programs. Now is a good time to reset

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College football transfer market busy with Oklahoma, FSU leading way

The dizzying movement of players in college football this offseason will have even the biggest fans trying to make sense of who’s going where as spring football wraps up this month.

After a season played in a pandemic and then the loosening of transfer restrictions by the NCAA, allowing players immediate eligibility at their new school, the portal was flooded with big names seeking new destinations for the 2021 campaign.

Almost every team has been forced to adjust — whether through adding players to fill needs or seeking replacements for those who left openings. There’s also a domino effect as

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ESPN ranks college football’s 10 best

Handing out the title of “Running Back U” in college football is no easy task when you consider — in volume — the elite-level talent this sport has produced over the past decade and change. Going back to the start of the BCS era, 49 ballcarriers have been selected in the first round, a heavy portion of that total coming when NFL teams were still putting a premium on the running back position. 

Now? Reigning Doak Walker winner Najee Harris from Alabama might be the only running back selected in the first 32 picks of Thursday night’s NFL

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15 uncommitted women’s college basketball prospects to watch this summer

After an inconsistent and tumultuous girls’ high school basketball season across the country amid the COVID-19 pandemic, spring and summer club basketball is right around the corner.

With the NCAA recently announcing it will lift the recruiting dead period and return to a more normal recruiting calendar, it has given a special anticipation to the July recruiting periods.

We take a look at some players in the Classes of 2022, ’23 and ’24 that have our attention and whose recruitment is still open.

Class of 2022

W Darianna Littlepage-Buggs
Classen High School (Oklahoma)
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Littlepage-Buggs has continued

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