College Football : Independents

 
Kelly, looking for "fire and energy," shakes up staff

Kelly, looking for "fire and energy," shakes up staff

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September 25 Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly fumed Saturday about his players' lack of "some damn fire and energy" and promised that no starting position would be safe. FULL STORY

With Gratitude to Leonard; Scarbrough’s “Sad Seven”

With Gratitude to Leonard; Scarbrough’s “Sad Seven”

Lyn Scarbrough

September 19 He was Leonard Postero, an Athens, Ga. native and big, really big, Georgia fan. About 13 years after serving as a Navy aviator during World War II, he taped his first “Leonard’s Losers” radio show FULL STORY

First & 20: Louisville soaring as other contenders wilt

First & 20: Louisville soaring as other contenders wilt

Anthony Gimino

September 18 The first three weeks of the college football season have washed away several preseason poll darlings and usual suspects from the playoff discussion. A few already have too many losses (two is too many) and others have one unforgivable sin -- FULL STORY

No. 12 MSU hangs on to defeat No. 18 Notre Dame

No. 12 MSU hangs on to defeat No. 18 Notre Dame

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September 17 Holmes' tribute to his grandmother was unflinching. He rushed for 100 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 12 Michigan State held on for a 36-28 victory over No. 18 Notre Dame on Saturday night. FULL STORY

Week Three Lowe Down: Bama snaps skid, Cards win

Week Three Lowe Down: Bama snaps skid, Cards win

Matt Lowe

September 16 The storylines: Can Alabama avoid its third straight loss to Ole Miss? Will Oklahoma, a sexy preseason favorite to make the College Football Playoff, be all but eliminated from the 128-team race after the season’s third week? Can Louisville cement FULL STORY

Full practice week ahead for Irish as Spartans loom

Full practice week ahead for Irish as Spartans loom

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September 13 Adams topped the 100-yard rushing mark for the fifth time in his career, collecting 106 yards on just 10 carries in last Saturday's victory over Nevada. He picked up 43 yards FULL STORY

Army CB Jackson dies in car crash

Army CB Jackson dies in car crash

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September 12 "We will honor his life as we mourn the untimely death of a young man who had a promising future as a leader in service to our Nation," Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen Jr., superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy FULL STORY

Top 25 Recaps: Chippewas get miracle W, Bama rolls

Top 25 Recaps: Chippewas get miracle W, Bama rolls

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September 10 Alabama got two passing touchdowns from quarterback Jalen Hurts and a defensive score en route to the victory in its home opener. FULL STORY

Week Two Lowe Down: Cardinals roll, Vols rebound

Week Two Lowe Down: Cardinals roll, Vols rebound

Matt Lowe

September 09 That spells trouble facing off against a good Arkansas team that features a big offensive line, a tough group of runners and an underrated group of pass catchers, led by big-play wideout Drew Morgan FULL STORY

Notre Dame will go with Kizer alone at QB

Notre Dame will go with Kizer alone at QB

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September 07 Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly ended months of speculation Wednesday by naming junior DeShone Kizer tended months of speculation he team's starting quarterback. FULL STORY

Independents STANDINGS

Independents
TEAM
W-L
PF
PA
Army
3-0
125
41
Notre Dame
1-2
114
96
BYU
1-2
51
53