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Maurice Clarett Is College Football’s Jose Canseco

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Clarett has been right all along, but we haven’t been listening. More » [Deadspin]

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Joe Paterno Uses Skype, Wonders Why He Can’t Get A Dial Tone

Obvious joke: I had no idea you could Skype on the Jitterbug. Actually, you know what, this whole post and comments section is going to be obvious jokes about old people using technology. So let’s just say this is probably some sort of recruiting violation, and Paterno thought he was talking to his great-grandchildren anyway. […]

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Boom Goes Columbus

An old friend says Terrelle Pryor might have made $40,000 in a year, just signing stuff. Huh, a living wage. How strange for student-athletes. More » [Deadspin]

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USC’s Lane Kiffin loses the swagger, gains a steadiness

He is quietly resigned to accept his fate after an NCAA hearing on his tenure at Tennessee, but the football coach shows he has moved on and grown up. ‘A lot has changed,’ he says.He is quietly resigned to accept his fate after NCAA hearing on his tenure at Tennessee, but the football coach shows […]

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Schools That Won The BCS Championship In 2004, Step Forward. Not So Fast, USC

The Bowl Championship Series just announced it will strip USC of its 2004 national title, the final ruling in the long strange Reggie Bush investigation. USC remains the AP National Champions, because the AP isn’t stupid enough to pretend that there’s a guiltless team out there. Congratulations, Oklahoma: you won/didn’t lose/somehow never played in that […]

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Army Football Player’s Career Derailed After Run-In With Patti LaBelle

The latest college football scandal revolves around Patti LaBelle. Richard King, a West Point cadet and former Army football player, is suing LaBelle for allegedly ordering her bodyguards to attack him during an incident at Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston this past March. The 67-year-old R&B/pop singer should expect a thank you note from Jim […]

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USC is stripped of its 2004 BCS football national championship

The Bowl Championship Series vacates the Trojans’ title-game victory over Oklahoma, a move that was regarded as an inevitable outcome of the Reggie Bush case that led to NCAA sanctions against USC.The Bowl Championship Series vacates the Trojans’ title-game victory over Oklahoma, a move that was regarded as an inevitable outcome of the Reggie Bush […]

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