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05 Apr 2017, 09:49pm by Nathan Forster

Playmaker Score 2017

Our annual statistical examination of wide receiver prospects finds one big name who might be overrated, but also finds plenty of players who might offer depth in later rounds.

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03 Apr 2017, 10:04pm by Tom Gower

The Julio Jones Trade: Six Years Later

Atlanta's run to the Super Bowl in 2016 was set up in part by a bold trade made in 2011. Does that mean other Super Bowl contenders should take similar risks in 2017?

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50 comments, Last at 10 Apr 2017, 9:45pm by Bright Blue Shorts, 50 new comments

31 Mar 2017, 10:11pm by Tom Gower

2011 NFL Draft: Six Years Later

The first 11 picks of 2011 include a future MVP, a future Super Bowl MVP, and a future three-time Defensive Player of the Year. Also, Blaine Gabbert.

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38 comments, Last at 08 Apr 2017, 6:59am by LionInAZ, 38 new comments

25 Jan 2017, 09:22pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Best of the NCAA Champions

Here's our countdown of the five best national champions of the past decade, ranked by frequency of elite single-game performances in the given season.

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24 Jan 2017, 02:32am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Best of the NCAA Second-Best

Alabama was the best team of the last decade that didn't win the national championship. Yay?

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12 Jan 2017, 12:08am by Brian Fremeau

FEI 2016 Final Ratings

In many ways, the National Championship game looked like many of Alabama's wins. In other ways it was like no game they had ever played before.

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11 Jan 2017, 07:16am by Chad Peltier

OFI: Wearing the Tide Down

The dam never fully broke, but eventually Deshaun Watson and the Clemson offense wore down an incredible Crimson Tide defense because Alabama's offense couldn't stay on the field.

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09 Jan 2017, 04:42am by Ian Boyd

SDA National Championship Preview

It's the rematch we all hoped for when Alabama narrowly beat Clemson in last year's National Championship. Can the Tide fend off Deshaun Watson and the Tigers once more?

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05 Jan 2017, 02:05am by Brian Fremeau

FEI Championship Preview

Will two excellent defenses dominate in the College Football Playoff Championship game? Or will it turn into a shootout like we saw between the same schools last year?

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02 Jan 2017, 07:56pm by Ian Boyd

SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part IV

The traditional New Year's bowls move to January 2 this year, with some compelling contests that feature up and coming stars.

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02 Jan 2017, 02:00am by Chad Peltier

OFI: The Perfect National Championship

Alabama's win in the Peach Bowl went on script, but Clemson's Fiesta Bowl shutout was a total surprise to most.

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30 Dec 2016, 09:48pm by Ian Boyd

SDA: 2016-17 Bowl Spectacular Part III

We finally arrive at the big time games and playoff contests of Washington vs. Alabama and Ohio State vs. Clemson.

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