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S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship

Mon, January 01, 2018

S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday night and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern … Click to Continue »

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Alabama’s defense shushes Clemson, lifts Crimson Tide to national title game

Mon, January 01, 2018

It was Clemson-Alabama III, so something dramatic and unexpected was sure to arise. How about a nose tackle with an interception, to set up a goal-line possession where that same … Click to Continue »

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Gallery: Atlanta Falcons 22, Carolina Panthers 10

Mon, January 01, 2018

Panthers miss opportunity but head into the playoffs

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Report: Former USC OC Kurt Roper close to landing next job

Mon, January 01, 2018

After Kurt Roper’s rocky tenure as South Carolina’s offensive coordinator ended in early December, there was some speculation he could end up on the staff of an old friend. It … Click to Continue »

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Panthers Ron Rivera: Christian McCaffrey can play in this league

Mon, January 01, 2018

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera is excited about rookie running back Christian McCaffrey. Rivera says that he and the coaching staff have asked him to do a lot this season and McCaffrey has handled it very well. … Click to Continue »

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Michigan kicker apologizes for lewd gesture at South Carolina sideline

Mon, January 01, 2018

Michigan kicker Quinn Nordin gave South Carolina’s sideline some business at the start of halftime of the Outback Bowl Monday. And after he watched the Gamecocks rally for a come-from-behind … Click to Continue »

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In Outback Bowl, Will Muschamp’s brand of football carried the day

Mon, January 01, 2018

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh delivered a line that proved to be in some ways prophetic. Just after he learned his team would face South Carolina in Monday’s Outback Bowl, he … Click to Continue »

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Observer columnist Scott Fowler on Panthers against Saints

Mon, January 01, 2018

Charlotte Observer columnist Scott Fowler discusses the breakdown that happened in Atlanta on Sunday, December 31, 2017 and what the Carolina Panthers have to look forward to when they battle the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, LA on Sunday, January 7, 2018 in playoff action. … Click to Continue »

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Fearless predictions: Hornets clinch at least a split on 4-game trip

Mon, January 01, 2018

Five fearless predictions for Tuesday’s Charlotte Hornets game at the Sacramento Kings: 1. Don’t stay up late looking for the rookies Kings lottery pick De’Aaron Fox is out with a … Click to Continue »

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On the big stage, South Carolina’s defense delivers on every front

Mon, January 01, 2018

South Carolina defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw isn’t a man content with just enough of something. This is a player who came into school massive and cut 40-plus pounds off his … Click to Continue »

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