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24 Jan 2013, 07:46am by Matt Waldman

How I Would Change the Senior Bowl

Matt Waldman follows up on Phil Savage's request for feedback with some big-picture ideas to make the event at Mobile a lyceum for career transition and coaching innovation.

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5 comments, Last at 31 Mar 2013, 1:33am by Daniel Garcia

24 Jan 2013, 07:42am by Matt Waldman

2013 Senior Bowl: Practice Overview

Jene Bramel and Matt Waldman review the pleasant surprises, small-school standouts, and polarizing players from the three relevant days of Senior Bowl practices.

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3 comments, Last at 24 Jan 2013, 6:40pm by JIPanick

23 Jan 2013, 09:38pm by Matt Waldman

2013 Senior Bowl: Day Two Highlights

Jene Bramel and Matt Waldman's Day Two Practice Highlights from the Senior Bowl for the New York Times Fifth Down.

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1 comment, Last at 22 Apr 2013, 6:51am by aqibgmail

21 Jan 2013, 08:34pm by Matt Waldman

2013 Senior Bowl: North Squad WR Corps Day 1

Matt Waldman reports on the receivers and the drills the Raiders put the through on Day 1 of Senior Bowl practice.

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21 Jan 2013, 01:42pm by Matt Waldman

2013 Senior Bowl Weigh-In

The star of the 2013 Senior Bowl Weigh-In might be its new leader Phil Savage, who wants to make the event as influential as the Combine. Matt Waldman weighs-in from the morning proceedings.

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16 Jan 2013, 06:04pm by Aaron Schatz

Deadspin Reports Manti Te'o Dead Girlfriend Story Is a Hoax

This story is nothing short of astonishing. You may have heard earlier in the year about the terrible burden that Manti Te'o had to bear this season, playing even after both his grandmother Annette Santiago and his girlfriend Lennay Marie Kekua died in September. Well, Te'o's grandmother did die in September. But Deadspin has done extensive research and has found no evidence that there ever was any such person named Lennay Marie Kekua. There is no obituary, no report of an auto accident, no mention in the Stanford student newspaper where she was supposed to be a student.

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122 comments, Last at 21 Jan 2013, 9:48am by erniecohen

11 Jan 2013, 12:51pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Blog: Stanford TE Zach Ertz

Matt Waldman continues his Boiler Room Series with junior tight end Zach Ertz.

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4 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2013, 8:03am by Karl Cuba

08 Jan 2013, 09:57pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Blog: Stanford RB Stepfan Taylor

Matt Waldman's Boiler Room Series kicks off with Stanford running back Stepfan Taylor.

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04 Jan 2013, 02:04pm by Mike Kurtz

Officiating: The One-Point Safety

An officiating rare gem was unearthed in a lopsided Fiesta Bowl between the Ducks and Wildcats. (Click to read more.)

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29 comments, Last at 13 Jan 2013, 6:24am by BigCheese

21 Dec 2012, 04:01am by Matt Waldman

No-Huddle Series: SMU WR Darius Johnson

Run and Shoot coaching disciple June Jones has coached his share of star receivers both at the college and professional level. I've found that his frame of reference about the position is pretty good. If he praises a player’s potential, that receiver is worth watching. So when Jones shared in a weekly press conference this season that SMU receiver Darius Johnson might be the best receiver he’s ever coached, and possibly the best athlete, that raises the old antennae.

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2 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2012, 4:16pm by Matt Waldman