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Cupcake war: Baylor 'leads' list of 10 worst noncon schedules for 2016

What will be the College Football Playoff implications of Art Briles' crew having the easiest nonconference schedule in college football for 2016?

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LSU sits atop Preseason FPI 1.0

The Tigers have the best combination of returning talent and incoming recruits. Find out where your team ranks here.

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Pac-12 signing day superlatives

A look at the top prospects and biggest-impact signings in the Pac-12 Conference.

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QB recruits center of coach turmoil

QB recruits commit early. They're asked to be the foundation of classes. When coaches leave, players like Jacob Eason and Dwayne Haskins become the center of that turmoil.

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What recruiting classes aced signing day?

How did each team fare on signing day? ESPN Recruiting hands out grades for the 2016 classes for each team in the Power 5 conferences, as well as a few of the Group of 5 notables.

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Class rankings: Where did the top teams land?

With a huge signing day finish, Florida State locked up 2016's No. 1 overall class. Alabama also closed strong to land at No. 2, but nobody shot up the top-75 rankings like Texas did.

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Ole Miss among hottest programs after NSD

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze continues to be one of top recruiters in the country. Other schools like LSU, Michigan and Texas are trending up as well.

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Dabbing, dancing, dominating: How Nick Saban stays on top

After winning a fifth national title, Alabama's coach went right to work on another top recruiting class. And that's bad news for the rest of college football, because the 64-year-old isn't slowing down.

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Former Texas A&M QB critical of program

In an interview, former Texas A&M QB Kyle Allen told CBS Sports that the Aggies "had a lot of people who were talking about the same goal but weren't all committed and on the same page to get to that goal." Story

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke starting quarterback Thomas Sirk tore his Achilles' tendon during a team conditioning session Tuesday, putting his 2016 season in jeopardy. Sirk led the team in rushing last season and had 3,428 yards of offense -- the second-highest total in school history. Backup Parker Boehme, who has one career start, moves to the top of the depth chart headed into spring practice next month.

Post-signing-day's Way-Too-Early Top 25

We know, we know. It's way too early for these rankings, but that didn't stop Mark Schlabach from compiling them. And in this post-signing day world, Alabama reigns supreme -- bumping Clemson down to No. 5. Rankings

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Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Going through Arkansas' latest signing class and can't help but be impressed by the depth Bret Bielema and his staff have created at QB. Austin Allen, Rafe Peavey and Ricky Town are three solid options this year. Then you watch 6-ft-7 signee Cole Kelley and see huge upside.