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Tennessee announces return of Smokey Grey uniforms at LSU

No. 8 Tennessee (4-0, 1-0 SEC) will play at LSU (4-1, 2-0 SEC) Saturday in Week 6. Kickoff between the Vols and Tigers is slated for noon EDT. ESPN will televise the SEC matchup. Tennessee announced Monday the Vols will wear its Nike Smokey Grey uniforms. The uniform return is part of a Smokey Grey Series for the 2022, 2023, …

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Steelers QB Kenny Pickett expected to start over Mitch Trubisky

It appears the time has finally come for rookie Kenny Pickett to replace veteran free-agent signee Mitchell Trubisky as the Pittsburgh Steelers’ starting quarterback. Pickett — the No. 20 pick in the 2022 NFL Draft — took over in the second half of Sunday’s eventual 24-20 loss to the New York Jets. He went 10-for-13 for 120 yards, three interceptions …

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Rams release full list of inactives ahead of matchup against 49ers

The Los Angeles Rams had to make some tough decisions in selecting which players would be inactive for their primetime matchup against the San Francisco 49ers on Monday night. After careful deliberation, the team released their list of players who will not see action on Twitter, where they linked to an article on their official website. Check out the link …

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With Penn State looming, Michigan football not worried about trap game with Indiana

The cadence of every Michigan football schedule includes crescendos and decrescendos that coincide with various points in time. In September, the season opener drips with anticipation regardless of the opponent. In early October, the appetite for Big Ten opponents swells. In late November, anticipation for the rivalry game with Ohio State could, in some cases, trump the Thanksgiving spread two …

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Green Bay Packers winning unimpressively, Cowherd says

There aren’t many situations in sports in which winning leaves a sour taste in an athlete’s mouth, but that’s exactly how Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers felt Sunday after Green Bay’s 27-24 overtime win over New England. Green Bay won thanks to a well-orchestrated 12-play, 77-yard drive by Rodgers & Co., which kicker Mason Crosby sealed with a 31-yard field goal …

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Kirk Herbstreit names top-performing players in Week 5 of college football

It’s nice to know that someone is paying attention to college football west of the Mississippi. ESPN’s top college football analyst, Kirk Herbstreit, tweeted out his top performers for Week 5 of the season and Oregon quarterback Bo Nix made his list. Nix certainly deserved the recognition as he dominated Stanford with both his arm and his legs. He was …

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Randy Gregory to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery

Broncos outside linebacker Randy Gregory came out of Sunday’s game with a better outcome than running back Javonte Williams. Williams is out for the season with an ACL tear and other damage to his right knee. An MRI on Monday showed Gregory’s ACL is intact. But Gregory still will miss several weeks with a right knee injury that will require …

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College Football Coaches, Job Openings & Deion: Cavalcade of Whimsy

The silliness of the college football coaching world, big job openings, and what to do with NIL money in the latest Cavalcade of Whimsy. College Football Coaches, Job Openings & Deion College Football Week 5 RoundupCFN 1-131 Rankings | Rankings by ConferenceBowl Projections | Week 5 ScoreboardWeek 6 Early Lines | AP Rankings | Coaches PollChryst, Dorrell Fired: Hot Seat Coach RankingsWhat 12-Team Playoff …

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Lindley returns to San Diego State as quarterbacks coach

SAN DIEGO (AP) Ryan Lindley, San Diego State’s all-time passing leader, was hired Monday as quarterbacks coach at his alma mater, two days after offensive coordinator Jeff Hecklinski was fired. Lindley had been a defensive analyst at Mississippi State the last two seasons. He takes over Hecklinski’s duties of coaching the quarterbacks. Running backs coach Jeff Horton was promoted to …

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