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Catamounts seek to make a playoff push in 2018

(STATS) – Western Carolina is seeking an FCS playoff berth in 2018 after winning seven games for the third time in the last four seasons. The once-struggling program has turned around under coach Mark Speir, and the Catamounts will seek the next step in an 11-game schedule which was announced Monday. WCU will kick off the season on Sept. 1 ...

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Rashaad Penny wins co-MVP award for South team in Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Kyle Lauletta more than held his own in elite quarterback company. A standout at FCS Richmond, Lauletta threw three second-half touchdown passes and Texas-San Antonio’s Marcus Davenport scored on a 19-yard fumble recovery to lead the South team to a 45-16 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl on Saturday. Lauletta capped the weeklong audition ...

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Stanford star Love wins Lombardi as nation’s top player

Stanford running back Bryce Love won the Lombardi Award, given to the top Division I football player based on performance, leadership, character and resilience. Love was a Heisman Trophy runner-up to Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield last season, running for 162.9 yards per game and 8.04 per carry. He played the last month of the season through a nagging sprained ankle ...

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The Latest: Lt. Gov. says MSU should set up fund for victims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) The Latest on the fallout from the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal at Michigan State University (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is calling on Michigan State University to establish a fund to compensate victims of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse. Article continues below … Calley tells the Detroit Free Press that the fund ...

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Richmond’s Kyle Lauletta goes from FCS to Senior Bowl star

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) Kyle Lauletta more than held his own in elite quarterback company. A standout at FCS Richmond, Lauletta threw three second-half touchdown passes and Texas-San Antonio’s Marcus Davenport scored on a 19-yard fumble recovery to lead the South team to a 45-16 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl on Saturday. Lauletta capped the weeklong audition for ...

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Lauletta, Leonard are FCS standouts at Senior Bowl

(STATS) – FCS players usually feel they have to do more than their FBS counterparts to impress NFL teams and answer any questions about their level of competition in college. Richmond quarterback Kyle Lauletta is pretty good at shaking off that concern. He’s even better at slinging a football. Lauletta was the offensive standout and South Carolina State outside linebacker ...

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Michigan AG vows to find out who knew what at Michigan State

LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette lashed out at Michigan State University for allowing Larry Nassar to sexually abuse girls and women for years, and he took a shot at the school’s governing body. ”I don’t need advice from the board of trustees,” the aspiring governor said at a packed news conference Saturday about his investigation into the ...

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The Latest: Michigan State probe to find out who knew what

LANSING, Mich. (AP) The Latest on the fallout from the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal at Michigan State University (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says an investigation into Michigan State University’s handling of sexual abuse claims against sports doctor Larry Nassar will find out who knew what and when, who took action, and who failed ...

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Cardinals hire McCoy as offensive coordinator, Holcomb as DC

PHOENIX (AP) Former San Diego Chargers head coach Mike McCoy has been hired as offensive coordinator at Arizona and Al Holcomb is following new Cardinals head coach Steve Wilks from Carolina to be defensive coordinator. The Cardinals also hired Jeff Rodgers as special teams coordinator. The three hires were announced Friday, just four days after Wilks was hired to replace ...

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