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HP’s Top 10 Teams

1. Florida 2. USC 3. Alabama 4. Texas 5. Penn State 6. Brigham Young 7. California 8. Ole Miss 9. LSU 10. Boise State On the Cusp:  Ohio State, Virginia Tech, Oregon State, Houston, Miami Advertisements

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What to watch in the Pac-10

Posted by ESPN.com’s Ted Miller I apologize I forgot to tell you last week to watch the post-game at Boise State. I talked to more than a few folks who clicked their TVs off either late in the fourth or at the final bell and missed all the, er, fun. As for this week, we’ve […]

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What to watch in the Pac-10

Posted by ESPN.com’s Ted Miller The games are finally here, and the first one is a doozy, with Oregon squaring off with Boise State on the Smurf Turf. The other big ones include a conference game — Stanford at Washington State — LSU paying a visit to Washington (giving new coach Steve Sarkisian a serious […]

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Pac-10 lunch links: Ducks eager for another shot at Boise State

Posted by ESPN.com’s Ted Miller I don’t know, it’s the battle, the going to war with the other guys, hanging together, having our own dorm, staying in hotels the night before the games, setting ourselves apart, being different than everybody else, having a chance to be somebody, to do something that people look up to […]

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Warm thought of the day for Gator haters, courtesy Pete Carroll

When I was writing about Florida’s chances of repeating as mythical champs, it struck me just how similar the Gators were to the last two uber-talented teams who opened the following season No. 1 and seemed destined to repeat: Miami in 2002 and USC in 2005. Like Florida, both teams: • Returned a senior Heisman […]

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The Hottest College Football Fans

The bleacher report has rated the top 40 best looking student bodies. USC was ranked 3rd. LSU came in 1st. You can see why in the above picture. More photos of other fans after the jump…. To see entire list click here. College Football’s 40 Hottest Fanbases [BleacherReport]

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Pac-10 preseason power rankings

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller What's our preseason projection for the Pac-10? Probably not many shocks here. This mirrors my vote in the Pac-10 media poll. 1. USC: The Trojans are No. 1 until somebody knocks them off the mountain. With nine starters back on offense, including what might be the nation's best offensive line, […]

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Trojans 4th in USA Today Coaches Poll

USC is 4th in the USA Today pre-season coaches poll, behind Florida, Texas and Oklahoma. Ohio State came in at 6th. There are three more Pac-10 teams in the top-25, Cal at #12, Oregon at #14 and Oregon State rounding out the list at #25. The Trojans received a single first place vote, while defending […]

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New Trojan QBs No Stranger to Bumpy Roads

Road games at Ohio State, Washington, California, Notre Dame, Oregon, Arizona State and for some reason the media thinks the world is going to crash down upon the Trojans. Articles like “Tough road slate could derail USC in ’09” and “Don’t be surprised if … USC’s run of seven consecutive Pac-10 titles ends in 2009”, […]

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Matt Darr, Nation’s #1 Punter, Commits to USC

From ESPN.com: Punter Matt Darr of Frontier (Bakersfield, Calif.), who averaged 46 yards as a junior, has committed to Southern California for the Class of 2010.  Darr chose the Trojans over Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, LSU and Alabama. He also holds offers from Arizona State, Northwestern, Purdue, Baylor and UTEP, among others.  He told ESPN […]

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HeismanPundit Ranks Fastest Players in College Football for ’09

From HeismanPundit.com: 1.  Jeff Demps, Florida1a.  Trindon Holliday, LSU3.  Jacoby Ford Jr., Clemson4.  C.J. Spiller, Clemson5.  Randall Carroll, UCLA6.  Jahvid Best, Cal7.  Derrick Hopkins, USF8.  T.J. Graham, NC State9.  Jeshua Anderson, Washington State10.  Robert Griffin, Baylor HP, come on now, Randall Carroll at #5?  People need to calm down about his 100m time and watch […]

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