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19 Nov 2006, 01:11pm by Russell Levine

Spurrier Could Be Next Miami Head Coach

This one is strictly a rumor at this point, but CSTV s reporting that Steve Spurrier will likely leave South Carolina to take the Miami (Fla.) job following the season. Miami would certainly be a far better platform than South Carolina for Spurrier to get back involved in the national-title race, but this move would still come as a major surprise.

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20 comments, Last at 21 Nov 2006, 9:22am by Dean

17 Nov 2006, 01:32pm by Russell Levine

Former Michigan Coach Bo Schembechler Dies at Age 77

Update: The Detroit News and other media outlets are now confirming that former Michigan coach Bo Schembechler has passed away. Schembechler was 77 and has had heart problems for 35 years, yet his passing on the eve of the biggest game in the history of the Ohio State-Michigan rivalry is still somehow chilling.

RIP, Bo. Enjoy the game from up above.

Not that it's typically needed on FO, but let's keep the comments classy, folks, and hope that this doesn't get shameless exploited for added ratings points tomorrow.

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25 comments, Last at 18 Nov 2006, 4:44pm by GlennW

13 Nov 2006, 07:10pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Upstream Red Team

What started with a magical night for Rutgers on Thursday concluded 48 hours later with a series of upsets that turned the Scarlet Knights' title dreams from nearly impossible to merely improbable. Plus, the JLS Trophy and Russell's latest BlogPoll ballot.

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61 comments, Last at 16 Nov 2006, 4:19pm by MRH

06 Nov 2006, 07:24pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Chaos Theory

Returning to a theme from a few weeks ago, a little chaos can be good for a college football season, provided it doesn't happen at the end of the year. Russell takes a snapshot of the BCS contenders, plus the usual weekly features in Confessions of a Football Junkie.

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29 comments, Last at 08 Nov 2006, 1:14pm by Pat

30 Oct 2006, 10:13pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Dominoes Falling

USC's loss to Oregon State Saturday was the upset that set the dominoes falling in college football, with fallout felt across the nation. So says Russell Levine in this week's edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie.

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64 comments, Last at 02 Nov 2006, 3:54am by Vinny

23 Oct 2006, 08:34pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Old Enough to Know

How good is 7-0 Rutgers? Good enough that this may be the best RU team the school's oldest living alumnus has ever seen. Plus, the John L. Smith Trophy and Russell's weekly BlogPoll Ballot.

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34 comments, Last at 25 Oct 2006, 5:11pm by zlionsfan

17 Oct 2006, 12:02am by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Road Trip Report

Russell has a roundup of his weekend trip to the Michigan-Penn State game, plus thoughts on the Auburn-Florida officiating, the Miami-FIU brawl, and his weekly JLS Trophy and BlogPoll ballot.

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68 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2006, 12:42am by NewsToTom

09 Oct 2006, 06:15pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Chaos? Good.

In college football, it takes some chaos in the regular season to avoid all-out anarchy come bowl season. Russell takes a look at the fallout from the first major upset of the year in the latest edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie. Plus, the JLS Trophy and his latest BlogPoll ballot.

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129 comments, Last at 12 Oct 2006, 10:44pm by Peter

02 Oct 2006, 08:28pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Hot Seat Edition

After a month of college football, national title and Heisman contenders have emerged. But Saturday's results also helped put a trio of coaches firmly on the hot seat. Russell Levine takes a look in the latest edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie, plus the JLS Trophy and his BlogPoll ballot.

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33 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2006, 8:09pm by Andrew

25 Sep 2006, 09:22pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Assume at Your Own Risk

College football observers -- the author occasionally included -- are busy chalking up wins in as-yet unplayed games for many of the top college teams. Russell Levine explores why that's not a good idea, plus the JLS Trophy and his latest BlogPoll ballot.

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65 comments, Last at 29 Sep 2006, 12:29am by chris