Sam Cooper

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Nov 24

Iowa made two terrible special teams mistakes in less than a minute

In the span of less than a minute of game time, Iowa made two terrible special teams mistakes against Nebraska. Just inside the 10:30 mark of the first quarter, Hawkeyes punter Colten Rastetter inexplicably dropped a snap that was right to him. Serious…

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Nov 24

USF's Tyre McCants drags UCF defender 20 yards into end zone

(via ESPN) Tyre McCants would not be denied. With the AAC East title on the line in the War on I-4, McCants, a junior receiver for South Florida, put forth an outstanding effort to open the scoring against rival Central Florida. Watch this: (via ESPN) …

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Nov 24

TCU-Baylor skirmish results in penalties on every player from both teams

(via FS1) Things got pretty chippy in the second half of TCU’s win over Baylor on Friday. With TCU leading 35-22 late in the third quarter, Baylor’s JaMycal Hasty took a hard hit near the sideline at the end of a first down run. Hasty was engaged with …

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Nov 23

What to Watch: The best games to watch during Rivalry Week

Like we’ve done in years past, every week throughout the season we’ll be highlighting the best games of the coming weekend. We’ll be doing it a little differently this year, however. We’ll rank the top five games we’re most intrigued by while also prov…

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Nov 23

Tennessee dismisses WR Jauan Jennings after he rips coaching staff in expletive-filled rant

Jauan Jennings hasn’t played since the season opener against Georgia Tech. (Getty) “Dysfunctional” would be an understatement when it comes to the Tennessee football program. Vols wide receiver Jauan Jennings, famous for catching the Hail Mary to beat …

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Nov 21

Heisman Watch Week 12: Will Baker Mayfield's antics hurt his Heisman chances?

(Yahoo Sports) Each week throughout the season, Dr. Saturday will highlight the five players we think are the top Heisman contenders. The list will change often early in the season before the true candidates separate themselves from the pack. Previousl…

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Nov 21

Ex-Tennessee State player who punched coach charged with felony

Tennessee State plays against Vanderbilt during the second half at Vanderbilt Stadium on October 22, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images) The former Tennessee State player who was expelled from school for punching one…

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Nov 21

After watching game from stands, suspended Arkansas QB Cole Kelley reinstated

Arkansas freshman Cole Kelley was arrested earlier this month. (AP Photo/Thomas Graning, File) Cole Kelley watched his teammates play from the stands on Saturday. Kelley, Arkansas’ redshirt freshman quarterback, was indefinitely suspended earlier this …

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Nov 21

Eastern Michigan's senior day helmets are fantastic (Photos)

Eastern Michigan is 4-7 this season. (AP Photo/David Stephenson) Eastern Michigan came up with a really cool idea to honor its seniors Tuesday night. When the Eagles host Bowling Green for its senior day game, also the season finale, the players will w…

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Nov 21

Emotional Baker Mayfield upset he won't be captain on senior day, but understands his punishment (Video)

Some may scoff at Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley’s punishment for Baker Mayfield *only* being not starting and not being a captain on Saturday, but it was clear Monday night those things mean a lot to Mayfield. The Sooners’ senior quarterback, two days a…

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