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USC freshman quarterback J.T. Daniels in concussion protocol

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California freshman quarterback J.T. Daniels will be unavailable at the start of the Trojans‘ upcoming practice week while he recovers from a likely concussion. USC coach Clay Helton also announced Sunday night that backup quarterback Matt Fink broke three ribs in the Trojans’ loss at Utah. With Daniels in the concussion protocol, Jack Sears will ...

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OSU’s Haskins racks up big yardage in big loss to Purdue

Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins set career highs in completions and passing yards, and he even connected on 67.1 percent of his throws. That Haskins did all that in a 49-20 loss at Purdue was further proof that trying to win by going almost exclusively through the air typically doesn’t work. Haskins led the nation this weekend and set school records ...

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AP Top 25 Heat Check: Alabama becomes unanimous No. 1

Alabama is finally a unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press college football. That probably took longer than it should have, but now all 61 voters are on board. Being unanimous No. 1 is notable but not rare. The Crimson Tide did it a couple times last season and four times in 2016. The one thing holding back, if you ...

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AP Top 25: Clemson back to 2; App State ranked for 1st time

Clemson is back at No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll behind top-ranked Alabama, moving up to where it started, after a convincing victory and Ohio State’s first loss of the season. The Crimson Tide are a unanimous No. 1, with all 61 first-place votes Sunday, for the first time this season. The Tigers trailed only Alabama in ...

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No. 1 Alabama, heading to break, looks to improve before LSU

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After spending the first two months of the season dominating college football, No. 1 Alabama heads into its open date believing it still has plenty of room for improvement. Opponents may wonder how much better the Crimson Tide can get. Alabama (8-0, 5-0 SEC) has outscored teams by 35.8 points per game and has averaged 54.1 ...

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Gophers’ Annexstad treated at hospital for midsection injury

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Minnesota quarterback Zack Annexstad was treated and released from a Lincoln hospital after getting injured in the first half of the Gophers’ game against Nebraska on Saturday. Coach P.J. Fleck said Annexstad sustained an “internal injury in his midsection” late in the first half and was “coughing a lot.” A Minnesota spokesman said Annexstad was on ...

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