Jackson, Watson divvy up wins at College Football Awards (Yahoo Sports)

Lamar Jackson picked up another trophy for his marvelous season. On a red-carpet night in Atlanta, Jackson captured the Maxwell Award as the nation’s top college player Thursday night and signaled himself as the clear favorite for the Heisman Trophy. Jackson already won the Walter Camp Award, also given to the best player. Powered by […]

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Briles sues Baylor officials for libel and conspiracy (Yahoo Sports)

Former Baylor football coach Art Briles sued three school regents and a vice president for libel and slander Thursday, accusing them of falsely stating he knew of reported assaults and alleged gang rapes by players and didn’t report them. The lawsuit also asserts that Baylor officials conspired to damage his reputation and keep him from […]

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Clemson's Watson beats out Louisville's Jackson for QB award (Yahoo Sports)

Deshaun Watson has won the Davey O’Brien award as the nation’s top quarterback for the second year in a row, beating out Louisville’s Lamar Jackson. After collecting his trophy Thursday night, Watson said he was confident of beating out Jackson and the other finalist, Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield. The award ceremony was held at the College […]

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Drushaun Humphrey: The Great One

Humphrey was a God amongst man on the Football Field. 6 foot 3 240 pounds Drushaun rushed for 1,222 yards on 144 carries , and scored 21 touchdowns. On the Defense of end he had 57 tackles and four interceptions. Humphrey could do it all on the field , leading the Rams to its first […]

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Baylor names Temple's Matt Rhule as new football coach (Yahoo Sports)

Baylor hired Matt Rhule on Tuesday, hoping the highly successful Temple coach can rebuild the Big 12 Conference program hit hard by scandal and suddenly struggling on the field. Rhule becomes the full-time replacement for two-time Big 12 champion coach Art Briles, who was dismissed after a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual […]

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Heisman finalists: Jackson, Watson, Peppers, 2 Sooners (Yahoo Sports)

After putting on a show in Death Valley back in October, Clemson’s Deshaun Watson and Louisville’s Lamar Jackson will face off again. The Atlantic Coast Conference quarterbacks who dueled in one of the best games of the college football season were named Heisman finalists Monday, along with Michigan’s versatile star Jabrill Peppers and Oklahoma teammates […]

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Man arrested in ex-NFL player's death; sheriff defends probe (Yahoo Sports)

The Louisiana man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended the investigation Tuesday, saying authorities ”strategically” waited for days to make the arrest because they needed to find independent witnesses. Ronald Gasser, 54, was initially taken into custody after […]

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