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Oldest coaches entering 2016 season

Kansas State's Bill Snyder remains the oldest active FBS head coach, followed by Ohio's Frank Solich, San Diego State's Rocky Long and Alabama's Nick Saban.

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21hJake Trotter

Biggest questions to answer now in Big 12 expansion

Is Houston a favorite to join the Big 12? What about UConn, Memphis or UCF as candidates? What are the motives of league heavyweights Oklahoma and Texas? Big expansion questions need answers.

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6dBrett McMurphy

ESPN poll: Big 12 coaches favor Houston, BYU

Big 12 coaches voted under the condition of anonymity when polled by ESPN's Brett McMurphy on their preferred expansion candidates. Houston and BYU led the way with five votes each.

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Big 12 set to get bigger

The Big 12 Conference announced on Tuesday that it will begin the process of reviewing expansion candidates. Multiple American Athletic Conference schools, along with BYU and Colorado State, have expressed interest in joining the conference so far. Expansion details

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Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said new teams could be added to league by 2017. Welcome to the next wave of conference realignment

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

The Big 12 (really 10) announced it's going to explore adding as many as four teams through expansion. The league's board of directors has authorized commissioner Bob Bowlsby to solicit interest from potential candidates. Among the schools that might be considered potential candidates: Boise State, BYU, Cincinnati, Colorado State, Connecticut, Houston, Memphis, UCF and USF. Bowlsby said the Big 12 board "saw the path forward clearly and has taken steps. We need to look at it logistically and put a plan together."

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11dJake Trotter

Future Big 12: The contenders, wild cards and ... UCLA?

The Big 12 is on the hunt for new members. There are legitimate contenders, such as BYU and Cincinnati, and there are hopefuls, wild cards and even a potential Power 5 defector.

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13dPhil Steele

Report card: CFP teams lead list of most dominant wins

Not all blowouts and big wins are created equally. Phil Steele's game grades takes into account a variety of factors and names the truly dominating performances over the past three years.

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13dAdam Rittenberg

CFB schedules: Good, bad and say what?!?

From crazy road trips to pillow-soft starts to the season to games that leave you wondering how they ever got scheduled in the first place, a look through the 2016 schedule is eye-opening.

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32dKC Joyner

Blue skies: Why Boise State is a CFP sleeper

Boise State's elite offense will score plenty of points, but can the Broncos be the first non-Power 5 team to claim a spot in the College Football Playoff? The answer is, yes.

Kevin Gemmell ESPN Staff Writer 

Arizona State and Oklahoma State have agreed to a home-and-home series for 2022 and 2023, the schools announced Tuesday. The Sun Devils will visit Stillwater in 2022 and the Cowboys will make the return trip to Tempe in 2023. This will be the fourth and fifth meetings between the programs. ASU has won two of the previous three. The last meeting was in 1993 – a 12-10 victory for the Sun Devils. ASU also added a home-and-home series with San Diego State for 2027 and 2028 plus home games with Kent State (2019) and Southern Utah 2023).

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36dPhil Steele

Best early CFB season win total bets

With full college football season win totals now out, Phil Steele gives his eight early best bets for teams to exceed -- or fall short of -- Las Vegas' expectations.

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Blue turf in the NFL? Don't count on it

Sorry, Boise State fans. The NFL requires all fields to be a league-approved shade of green, despite corporate sponsors exploring color changes as part of advertising campaigns. Seifert: Rule origins

Will Boise give opponents the blues?

We certainly expect them to. The Broncos have a predicted scoring margin that's nine points or higher for every conference game, so FPI loves them to roll through many opponents this season. Who will have the most blowout wins? (Insider)

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MWC confidential: Coaches unload on league

How do Mountain West coaches think the 2016 season will play out? Coaches dish on why Boise State's Brett Rypien is a superstar and Nevada's running back, James Butler, is impossible to tackle.