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One year after the hype, UCLA ready for anything

Last year's great expectations might have been too much for UCLA. Now the Bruins are a year older, boast a deeper roster and are ready for whatever comes their way this season.

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20hEdward Aschoff

Leonard Fournette trolls Florida on Instagram

Sparks are flying between rivals Florida and LSU over not only a photo from Leonard Fournette but over which deserves the moniker Defensive Back U.

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17hKevin Gemmell

Most important player: Utah Utes

If you're surprised by the choice of a punter as Utah's most important player, then you haven't been paying close enough attention to Utah.

Petrino building continuity at Louisville (2:38)
Spurrier sounds off on 'enemies' (0:57)
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6dSharon Katz

Katz: College football conference value bets

With a little over a month until the start of college football season, ESPN Stats & Information writer Sharon Katz lays out the top value bets for each of the Power 5 conference championships.


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ACC coaches in Bristol today: Frank Beamer, Pat Narduzzi, Al Golden, Steve Addazio, Jimbo Fisher, Dave Doeren, David Cutcliffe

Life after Jameis Winston

Florida State will be seeking a 4th straight ACC title, and its chances of doing so may have gotten better by acquiring transfer QB Everett Golson after losing Heisman winner Winston to the NFL.

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Jimbo Fisher tells Hanmah Storm they will wait for conclusion to Dalvin Cook case

What to know: FSU's Jimbo Fisher

  • .818 win percentage is 1st in ACC history, with a minimum of 3 seasons in the ACC
  • 32 players selected over last 4 NFL drafts (most of any school)
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Watch: Jimbo Fisher on SportsCenter

The Seminoles coach joins SportsCenter to talk about Florida State's upcoming season. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Swinney on Miller: "There’s a lot that goes into it ... This guy’s been around. He understands it. He’s been coached at such a high level."

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Dabo Swinney, last coach to face Braxton, said Miller's athleticism/experience helps WR transition, but nuances of position will take time

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Jimbo Fisher said someone was filming him and his boys hitting tennis balls. That’s a little much, huh?

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Jimbo Fisher did tell his players to stay out of bars. Bad things happen after midnight.