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College football is gridiron football consisting of American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities. It was through college football play that American football rules first gained popularity in the United States.

College football Sports betting: Even Thanksgiving pickup football isn’t safe

College football Sports betting: Even Thanksgiving pickup football isn’t safe

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Each Thanksgiving, families and friends across America face off in backyards or public parks in pre-meal football games they dub “Turkey Bowl.” Now, there’s a way to determine which side is favored to win — a way you can bet on. Bookmaker William Hill US has come up with a…

Hate sign or silly game? Military academies probe hand signs

Hate sign or silly game? Military academies probe hand signs

Military officials are probing the intentions of West Point cadets and Naval Academy midshipmen who flashed hand signs during a football game TV broadcast over the weekendBy MARY ESCH Associated PressDecember 16, 2019, 11:37 PM5 min read When is OK not okay? Some West Point cadets and U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen flashed what looked like…

Naval Academy to honor shooting victims at Army-Navy game

The U.S. Naval Academy will honor the victims in last week’s shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola during the Army-Navy football gameDecember 12, 2019, 6:05 PM1 min readANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy will honor the victims in last week’s shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola during the Army-Navy football game this weekend. Ensign…

Accused shooter in football game killing will remain jailed

Accused shooter in football game killing will remain jailed

A man accused of firing a gun into the crowded bleachers of a New Jersey high school football game, killing a 10-year-old boy, will be held in jail until his trialBy WAYNE PARRY Associated PressNovember 27, 2019, 5:20 PM3 min readMAYS LANDING, N.J. — A man accused of firing a gun into the crowded bleachers…

College football Pac-12 commissioner says missing playoff ‘harmful’ to league

College football Pac-12 commissioner says missing playoff ‘harmful’ to league

NEW YORK (AP) — A Pac-12 team has made the College Football Playoff just twice in six seasons and none of the last three. If anyone should be leading the charge toward expanding the current four-team model, you would think it would be Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott. “I completely get that it would really release…

Naval Academy to honor shooting victims at Army-Navy game

The U.S. Naval Academy will honor the victims in last week’s shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola during the Army-Navy football gameDecember 12, 2019, 6:05 PM1 min readANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy will honor the victims in last week’s shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola during the Army-Navy football game this weekend. Ensign…

College football Week 14 college football picks against the spread recap with Jason McIntyre | WHAT DID YOU LEARN?

College football Week 14 college football picks against the spread recap with Jason McIntyre | WHAT DID YOU LEARN?

For as much as we talk about process in this space, sometimes in college football – where the talent gape is enormous – what if you just backed the best teams every week? You can’t do this in the NFL … it simply won’t work. But in college football, Clemson and Ohio State are tied…

College football No. 6 Oklahoma wins Big 12 title in OT, makes final case for College Football Playoff

College football No. 6 Oklahoma wins Big 12 title in OT, makes final case for College Football Playoff

Dec 7, 2019 at 4:20p ET | College Football | Duration: 1:59 Baylor BearsBig 12CFBFBS (I-A)Oklahoma Sooners In a thrilling Big 12 title game, Oklahoma topped Baylor, which was down to its third-string QB, 30-23. The win keeps the Sooners alive in the battle for the final spot in the College Football Playoff.

College football No. 10 Oklahoma pulls off biggest comeback in program history, stays alive in playoff hunt

College football No. 10 Oklahoma pulls off biggest comeback in program history, stays alive in playoff hunt

Nov 16, 2019 at 11:37p ET | College Football | Duration: 1:06 Baylor BearsBig 12CFBFBS (I-A)Jalen HurtsOklahoma Sooners Storming back from 28-3 down, Jalen Hurts and Oklahoma stunned Baylor in Waco, Texas, outscoring the Bears 24-0 in the second half. With the win, the Sooners stay in contention for a spot in the College Football…

College football Despite ugly loss, Georgia has another clear path to playoff

College football Despite ugly loss, Georgia has another clear path to playoff

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kirby Smart held up his cellphone. His players all have one, too. They can keep up with the chatter like everyone else. “These kids live and die by these things, man,” Georgia’s coach said Monday, shrugging his shoulders. Yep, his players are fully aware. Despite the ugliest loss of any national…