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No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley's reinstatement
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Mark Richt said he was optimistic on Wednesday as Georgia was expected to file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley's eligibility to be reinstated....

Vols, Wolverines out to flip trends against rivals
The history and geography say rivalry games. Recent results suggest lopsided matchups....

Florida to start QB Treon Harris against Georgia
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- With his job on the line, Florida coach Will Muschamp has turned to freshman quarterback Treon Harris....

ACC cherishes exposure of Thursday Night Lights
Atlantic Coast Conference football has enjoyed a long run in the starring role on Thursday Night Lights....

SEC teams not done knocking each other off
All the hand-wringing over the SEC's near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point....

As SEC dominates rankings, calls of #SECBias rise
Duck fans in Oregon and Buckeye backers in Ohio are united. Seminoles in the Florida panhandle and Sooners in the Oklahoma panhandle are rallying around a common cause....

Central Michigan star back sentenced in theft case
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) -- One of college football's top running backs won't serve jail time in a Michigan theft case....