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Miles out as Kansas’ head football coach

College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of the University of Tennessee Les Miles is out as Kansas’ head football coach three days after being placed on administrative leave by the university. Kansas athletic director Jeff Long said on Friday the university would be conducting a full review to determine the appropriate steps on […]

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Ranking college football’s best September nonconference games of 2021

The long-winding 2020 college football season ended with Alabama winning another College Football Playoff championship.   The Crimson Tide defeated Ohio State 52-24, which completed a schedule that was impacted by COVID-19 from start to finish. Several of those nonconference matchups in the regular season that make September special were canceled. We’re not talking about the traditional matchups like Iowa-Iowa […]

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BYU QB Wilson, likely 1st-rounder, entering draft

Covers the Pac-12. Joined ESPN in 2014. Attended Washington State University. BYU quarterback Zach Wilson will enter the NFL draft, he announced Friday. A likely first-round pick, Wilson is the No. 3-ranked draft-eligible quarterback and the No. 14 overall player, according to ESPN NFL draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. In three years, Wilson threw for […]

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Sporting News 2020 college football All-Americans

Sporting News’ 2020 All-American team selection features players from all 10 FBS conferences. The four College Football Playoff teams combined to put 16 players on our first and second teams. Alabama led all schools with seven selections, including six first-team players. Quarterback Mac Jones, running back Najee Harris and receiver DeVonta Smith were among those […]