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Revamped NCAA waiver policy helps transfers play right away

Last year, a high-profile overhaul of NCAA transfer rules stopped short of creating free agency in college sports. A much quieter change, however, helped quarterback Shea Patterson play for Michigan and will determine whether Justin Fields is eligible this fall at Ohio State. The modification to the waiver process can be seen as something of a compromise that has cleared ...

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Senior Bowl ‘golden opportunity’ for small school prospects

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — John Cominsky has more people watching Senior Bowl practices this week than he figures would typically attend his games at Division II Charleston. “We maybe had three or four hundred people max at our games watching us play,” the defensive lineman said. “Just the attention here has been completely new to me. A lot of these ...

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Super Bowl rosters: Colleges for Patriots and Rams players

Share Super Bowl LIII will feature former college football stars from across the country when the Patriots and Rams meet. The SEC and the Big Ten have the most representation, combining for 41 players. Georgia and Rutgers are tied for the most players, with four. But the FCS and DII football both have former players ready to play in Atlanta. ...

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QBs Lock, Grier, Jones among NFL prospects at Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Gardner Minshew carved his own meandering path from walk-on to NFL prospect. He began as a walk-on at Troy, took a sharp left to junior college, bounced over to East Carolina, made a beeline toward Alabama and finally ended with one terrific final season at Washington State. “I kind of took the long way around,” Minshew ...

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The Latest: Gruden, Shanahan hoping for edge at Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Senior Bowl (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Will Grier became a star quarterback at West Virginia, but knows NFL teams also want his take on what happened at Florida. It’s something he’s addressing with them this week at the Senior Bowl. Grier received a yearlong suspension in 2015 as a redshirt freshman ...

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QBs Lock, Grier, Jones among NFL prospects at Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — NFL scouts, coaches and prospects have gathered in Mobile, Alabama, for the Senior Bowl. The game for top senior NFL prospects and junior graduates will feature quarterbacks like Missouri’s Drew Lock, West Virginia’s Will Grier and Duke’s Daniel Jones. The North and South teams have weigh-in Tuesday morning, followed by media day and separate practices at ...

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Rypien, Stick help West beat East 21-17 in Shrine Game

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brett Rypien displayed some of his pedigree in the East-West Shrine Game. Rypien and Easton Stick each threw a touchdown pass to help the West beat the East 21-17 on Saturday. Rypien, a Boise State product and nephew of Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien, was 10 of 14 for 134 yards. Scouts from a number ...

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American team takes NLFPA Collegiate Bowl, 10-7

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Colorado’s Juwann Winfree made a spectacular 22-yard touchdown catch and Wisconsin’s Rafael Gaglianone made a 43-yard field goal to lead the American team to a 10-7 victory over the National squad Saturday at the Rose Bowl in the NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl. Gaglianone made the winning field goal with 4 seconds remaining in the third ...

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East-West Shrine Game 2019: Rosters, time, TV channel

Share The 2019 East-West Shrine Game will feature NCAA college football players competing in an all-star game on Saturday, Jan. 19. Find the East and West rosters, game time and TV channel below. Carolina Panthers defensive line coach Sam Mills II will coach the East. Minnesota Vikings linebackers coach Adam Zimmer will coach the West. The game has been played ...

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East-West Shrine Game 2019: Rosters, time, TV channel

Share The 2019 East-West Shrine Game will feature NCAA college football players competing in an all-star game on Saturday, Jan. 19. Find the East and West rosters, game time and TV channel below. Carolina Panthers defensive line coach Sam Mills II will coach the East. Minnesota Vikings linebackers coach Adam Zimmer will coach the West. The game has been played ...

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