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The college football weekend in review

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OFI: Old Problems Haunt Traditional Powers
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OFI: Old Problems Haunt Traditional Powers

Ohio State, Notre Dame, Stanford, and Auburn all lost in premier Week 2 matchups due to familiar issues -- namely, inefficient passing offenses.

OFI: College Football Returns
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OFI: College Football Returns

College football offered something for everyone this week. Elite defenses from Alabama, LSU, and Michigan. Blowouts from Oklahoma, Clemson, and Penn State. And close games from West Virginia-Virginia Tech and Texas A&M-UCLA.

1 comment, Last at 04 Sep 2017, 11:05pm by JoeyHarringtonReigns
OFI: Wearing the Tide Down
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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.

2 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2017, 2:05pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
OFI: The Perfect National Championship
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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.

OFI: Committee Got It Right
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OFI: Committee Got It Right

Despite Penn State winning the Big Ten over Wisconsin, the Playoff Selection Committee made the right call to put Ohio State and Washington in over the Nittany Lions.

24 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2016, 1:31pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible
OFI: Playoff Race is Tight
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OFI: Playoff Race is Tight

There was little separation in the playoff race as Ohio State beat Michigan and all of the other candidates won.

11 comments, Last at 29 Nov 2016, 5:47pm by big10freak
OFI: Louisville Loses
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OFI: Louisville Loses

The only big upset of the week proved to expand the playoff field, with a variety of one-loss teams and two-loss darkhorses still in the running.

OFI: Chaos Finally Strikes
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OFI: Chaos Finally Strikes

The playoff picture is muddled by a chaotic week that saw five top-ten upsets. But did things really change despite three teams picking up their first losses of the season?

4 comments, Last at 15 Nov 2016, 3:10pm by ramirez
OFI: Contenders Separate Themselves
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OFI: Contenders Separate Themselves

Six playoff contenders -- Alabama, Michigan, Clemson, Washington, Ohio State, and Louisville -- all separated themselves with blowout wins or, in Alabama's case, a tight slugfest over a top opponent.

2 comments, Last at 08 Nov 2016, 12:15pm by Mr Shush
OFI: Undefeateds Go Down
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OFI: Undefeateds Go Down

With multiple upsets and nine ranked teams losing -- including four previously undefeated teams -- it was a wild weekend of college football.