What we learned about Penn State from the first College Football Playoff rankings – Allentown Morning Call

Penn State is No. 7 in the first College Football Playoff rankings, a reasonable landing spot following its 39-38 loss to Ohio State. A few thoughts on the selection committee’s thoughts regarding the Nittany Lions. Though ranked seventh, Penn State (7-1) sits an “evenly matched” group of five one-loss teams, according to CFP chair Kirby […]

Fantasy Football Week 9: What you missed Tuesday, with a David Johnson update and a wild day of trades – CBSSports.com

More Week 9: Waiver Wire — Trade Values — Streaming Options — Rankings — Start ‘Em and Sit ‘Em (Wednesday) — Cheat Sheet (Wednesday) What’s this? Every Tuesday through Friday, Chris Towers will catch you up on the previous day’s biggest news first thing in the morning. Here’s what you missed Tuesday:    The Cardinals […]

Alabama football: Georgia ranks above Crimson Tide in first College Football Playoff poll – SECcountry.com

Alabama football drives the conversation here at the Rammer Jammer, SEC Country’s daily Alabama athletics recap, but we’ll cover news for every facet of the Crimson Tide. Every morning, we’ll be here for the latest on Alabama football, basketball and every sport on campus. College Football Playoff The first edition of the College Football Playoff rankings were […]

Georgia Tops First College Football Playoff Rankings – New York Times

Georgia Tops First College Football Playoff Rankings – New York Times

“What gave Georgia a very slight edge over Alabama this week in the eyes of the selection committee were really the two top-25 wins that Georgia has, over Mississippi State but specifically over No. 3 Notre Dame,” the committee chairman Kirby Hocutt, who is also Texas Tech’s athletic director, said on a call with reporters. […]

South Dakota football players suspended, 2 charged in sex assault investigation – CBS News

Two University of South Dakota football players accused of sexual assault burst into a bedroom where another teammate was having consensual sex with a woman and attacked her, court documents allege.  The Oct. 22 attack happened at an off-campus residence that suspects Danny Rambo, 20, and Dale Williamson, 21, share with teammate Adam Harris, Vermillion […]