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UCLA modeled on professional setting

Although Jim Mora is nearly six years removed from his stint in the NFL, he still builds UCLA in the image of what he experienced in the pros.

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SEC to add center judge, use eight-person crew

The SEC will feature eight-person officiating crews -- adding a center judge -- on all nine of its crews in the upcoming football season.

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Hamilton: Five 2016 recruiting surprises

In the class of 2016, there is a first since ESPN has been ranking players and a pair of quarterbacks that are bucking trends in different ways.

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Take Two: Best B1G defense in 2015?

After fielding some of the college football's top defenses last season, which Big Ten will have the best unit in 2015?

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Linebacker a top priority for LSU in 2016

With two seniors and a draft-eligible junior expected to start this season at linebacker, LSU could have a new trio of starters at the position in 2016

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Parity reigns in Big 12

Baylor and TCU can stay atop the Big 12 as long as Art Briles and Gary Patterson are running the shows, but Oklahoma and Texas are coming.


SEC ups fines for rushing fields, courts

It will be $50,000 for first-time offenders, then $100,000 and $250,000 for subsequent violations. The new fines will take effect beginning with the 2015-16 academic season.

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Staff changes at Auburn: Tony Jones resigns, Todd Golden (rising star) moves up to assistant and Steven Pearl to director basketball ops.

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Greg Sankey takes over as new SEC commish on Monday; Mike Slive begins role as consultant to SEC for 4-years, beginning Aug. 1

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There should never be any tolerance for domestic violence, but why not include any violent crimes in the SEC's new legislation?

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Boudreau: "It's Game 7. Just go out there and play. On Sunday, you're either done for the season or gearing up to possibly play seven more."