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AP Explains: American football with niche following in Japan

TOKYO (AP) Japan has been absorbed for several weeks by a late hit during a college football game. The tackle earlier this month in a game between Japanese teams – Nihon University and Kwansei Gakuin University – has been repeatedly shown on television and social media sites and talked about by many who know almost nothing about the American sport. ...

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Ranking the FCS conferences in 2018

(STATS) – It’s a lot easier to call CAA Football and the Missouri Valley Football Conference the two top conferences in the FCS than it is to say which one is the best. They’re so close year to year. The CAA and MVFC dominance especially comes into focus in January. Not only have nine of the last 10 national champs ...

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Florida, USF planning to play 3 times between 2022-25

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — South Florida and Florida have agreed to play three times during a four-year stretch, including twice in Gainesville. The Bulls and Gators will play at Florida Field in 2022 and 2025, and at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa in 2023. The teams have played once before, with Florida winning 38-14 early in the 2010 season. Florida ...

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Frank Thomas explains why the youth movement in the MLB worries him

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Japanese college football player bows in shame over tackle

TOKYO (AP) A college football player in Japan has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an opposing team with a late tackle , an incident that has riveted the country for several weeks. In a news conference shown live on television across the country on Tuesday, Taisuke Miyagawa bowed deeply and said his coach had told him to do ...

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Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas ‘elusive’

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Sheahon Zenger brought an impeccable reputation to Kansas, where he was tasked with solidifying an athletic department in turmoil, resurrecting the football program and keeping basketball at the forefront. He failed in everything but keeping hoops on top. So it came as little surprise Monday when Chancellor Douglas Girod, despite having given Zenger a vote of confidence ...

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LSU lands former Ohio State QB Burrow as grad transfer

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Former Ohio State quarterback Joe Burrow is transferring to LSU, where he will be eligible to play immediately and compete for the Tigers‘ starting job. LSU on Monday announced the addition of Burrow, who recently graduated from Ohio State and has two years of eligibility remaining. He spent three seasons at Ohio State but was never ...

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Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have settled a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer. Orlando, Florida, law firm Morgan & Morgan announced in a news release Monday the two sides came to an amicable resolution. The firm says terms of the ...

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Kansas fires AD, saying progress in some areas ‘elusive’

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) The University of Kansas fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger on Monday, with Chancellor Douglas Girod noting ”progress has been elusive” in some areas other than the storied Jayhawks men’s basketball program. The chancellor said Zenger had been a ”loyal Jayhawk” and that athletics programs had improved. The men’s basketball team reached the Final Four earlier this year. ...

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