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  1. Alabama Crimson Tide, Notre Dame Fighting Irish rise to top in im...

    Ivan Maisel

    In a season defined by disbelief, the unlikely achieved the improbable. Except, of course, that one BCS title game constant.

    Story | Conversation | December 02, 2012
  2. Pac-12 North features best league has to offer in Stanford Cardin...

    Ivan Maisel

    Oregon and Stanford present the very best the Pac-12 has to offer. But is their best good enough for the BCS? We'll soon find out.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2011
  3. Ducks have holes to fill on offensive line

    Ivan Maisel

    Oregon tailback LaMichael James and quarterback Darron Thomas are the two most prominent offensive stars in the Pac-12 not named Luck. But one question that the Ducks must answer early in their quest for a third consecutive conference championship is...

    Blog | May 25, 2011
  4. Ivan Maisel: Florida Gators have plenty of bite

    Ivan Maisel

    Florida had the faster horses, that much we knew. But the Gators proved they're not all flash and speed. Against Bama, they proved they can tough it out against the best of them, writes Ivan Maisel.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2008
  5. Ivan Maisel: Paterno and Penn State headed for Pasadena

    Ivan Maisel

    With all the talk of Joe Paterno's age and contract situation, he's guided Penn State to a Big Ten championship and a trip to Pasadena, write Ivan Maisel.

    Story | Conversation | November 22, 2008
  6. Brennan to juggle double football major in '07

    Ivan Maisel

    Lifting Hawaii to a WAC title might be Colt Brennan's major this season, but the quarterback also is preparing for an advanced degree.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2007
  7. Vince being Vince is why Texas is a title contender

    Ivan Maisel

    Once the coaches let Vince Young have some fun last season, Texas started winning. Now, determined to prove he can beat teams with his arm as well as his legs, Young has the Horns thinking national title.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2005
  8. The Trojans are sweeter than Sugar

    Ivan Maisel

    In the days before the NFL merger, the teams that lost the conference championship games used to play the following week in a game called the Playoff Bowl.

    Story | Conversation | January 01, 2004
  9. College football new playoff format won't have title sponsor

    Ivan Maisel

    The conference commissioners and college administrators who oversee college football's new championship format, which begins in 2014, expect to unveil its name and logo at their meeting in Pasadena next month, executive director Bill Hancock said.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2013
  10. SEC power on full display in latest coaching carousel spin

    Ivan Maisel

    The SEC is taking silly season quite seriously, plucking top coaches away from rival conferences.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2012
  11. College football -- Teams make tough adjustments after losing sea...

    Ivan Maisel

    The loss of a season-long goal can leave a scar on a football team's psyche. Many teams, such as LSU, are in the middle of adjusting their goals downward.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2012
  12. College football -- Depth leads the SEC to BCS championship glory...

    Ivan Maisel

    For all the stars that the Southeastern Conference has produced, it's the second line on the SEC depth charts that has propelled the league to the past six BCS championships.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2012
  13. The real reason the SEC wins all those bowl games

    Ivan Maisel

    The fans' passion for football drives attendance and TV ratings. It all adds up to a winning formula for the conference.

    Story | Conversation | January 03, 2012
  14. Despite starting 0-2, Georgia Bulldogs have building blocks -- co...

    Ivan Maisel

    If Georgia plays the way it played Saturday for the rest of the season, it will contend for the Southeastern Conference East Division championship.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2011
  15. Oregon Ducks receiver Jeff Maehl proves skeptics wrong

    Ivan Maisel

    Oregon wide receiver Jeff Maehl might not pass the eyeball test, but he keeps proving skeptics wrong.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2011
  16. Oregon completes perfect regular season with win over Oregon Stat...

    Ivan Maisel

    Oregon's journey from good to great has been many years in the making and has not been without its painful moments. The Ducks' pursuit of perfection will continue Jan. 10 in Glendale, Ariz.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2010