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Nebraska anthem protesters draw ire of 2 regents, governor
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Two university regents and the governor criticized three Nebraska football players who kneeled during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality....

Suspended Missouri State QB faces animal cruelty citation
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Suspended Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick has been cited with animal cruelty and allowing a dog to run at large....

Auburn man faces charge felony in Toomer's Corner tree fire
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) -- A 29-year-old Auburn man charged with desecration of a venerable object in a fire that damaged oak trees at Toomer's Corner as fans celebrated a victory over LSU is now facing a felony charge....

AP Top 25 Heat Check: Fallout and falling out at LSU
The firings have begun. That's what happens when a preseason top-10 team finds itself out of the AP Top 25 at the end of September....

Arkansas OL looking for short-yardage improvement after loss
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- Arkansas made a point a year ago to promote and publicize itself as the home of the largest offensive line in football, both in college and the NFL....

STAT WATCH: Trubisky, Finley combine for 16 TDs with no INTs
Two of the nation's most efficient quarterbacks play in the same conference for schools less than an hour apart in the same state....

LSU fires Miles, Cameron, promotes Orgeron
Les Miles has finally been done in by one of the frantic finishes that came to define the Mad Hatter's tenure at LSU....