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  1. North Carolina Tar Heels among sleeper picks in the ACC this seas...

    Ryan McGee

    Ryan McGee offers up his sleeper teams and players in the ACC. Don't sleep on UNC and Virginia Tech.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2014
  2. Top potential position-switchers for 2014

    Ryan McGee

    Ah, the dark days of winter. Those that fall between national signing day and the start of spring practice. What exactly does a coaching staff do with this quiet time? "I stare at the depth-chart board a lot," Larry Fedora admitted as signing day...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  3. Five 'sleeping giant' programs

    Ryan McGee

    No matter what happens to Baylor this weekend versus Oklahoma State (Saturday at 8 p.m. ET, ABC) and the rest of the season, is there a better story in college football in the past few seasons than the Bears? For those of us of a certain age, we r...

    Blog | November 22, 2013
  4. Non-bowl teams that will earn bids in '13

    Ryan McGee

    During meetings while preparing for Tuesday's edition of ESPNU's "The Experts," the following question was posed to our panel for debate: The bowl season is now up to 35 games. Is that too many? The initial reaction from four members of ou...

    Blog | December 07, 2012
  5. Which non-bowl teams will earn a berth next season? - NCF

    Ryan McGee

    Which teams that didn't earn bowl bids this season are best positioned to do so in 2013? Ryan McGee takes a look.

    Blog | Conversation | December 07, 2012
  6. Rivalry games missing this weekend

    Ryan McGee

    Ah, Rivalry Weekend. Thanksgiving weekend, the final full weekend of the college football season, is the realm of the gridiron giants. The games that divide states and households. The ones that have earned nicknames from Bedlam to the Civil War to ...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  7. Five games that should be moved to Rivalry Weekend - NCF

    Ryan McGee

    Ryan McGee ranks the top rivalry games that aren't on Rivalry Weekend -- but should be -- including Texas-Texas A&M and Harvard-Yale.

    Blog | Conversation | November 23, 2012
  8. Nation's top 'sleeping giant' programs

    Ryan McGee

    Three weekends ago, I was sitting in the sparkling new press box of Apogee Stadium, home of the North Texas Mean Green, with my mouth agape. Why? Because I hadn't been on the Denton, Texas, campus in more than a decade, and I couldn't belie...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  9. UCLA ranks among top 'sleeping giant' programs - college football...

    Ryan McGee

    Ryan McGee ranks the top "sleeping giants" in college football -- mid-level major conference programs that have the potential to join the elite.

    Blog | Conversation | November 16, 2012
  10. Top five rising 'program builders'

    Ryan McGee

    When the Florida Gators take the field against the Texas A&M Aggies on Saturday in College Station, what most fans will see is a pairing of new SEC rivals and what could be a key early conference game. But those who make a living within colleg...

    Blog | September 07, 2012
  11. Challenges facing new coordinators

    Ryan McGee

    As we run headlong into conference media days, the men who will have the most microphones and camera lenses pointed in their direction will be the high profile new head coaches. Guys like Urban Meyer, Mike Leach, Kevin Sumlin, Larry Fedora, Rich Rodr...

    Blog | July 20, 2012
  12. Brent Venables, Paul Petrino and new coordinators with tough adju...

    Ryan McGee

    While college football's head coaches go through the public relations dance of conference media days, the coordinators are back on campus focusing on football matters. Ryan McGee looks at the toughest challenges facing new coordinators this season.

    Blog | Conversation | July 20, 2012
  13. What UNC means for Miami, Oregon

    Ryan McGee

    Welcome back to Three Downs and Punt, the "Please put down your brackets for five minutes and read this" edition. In the state of my birth and current residence, North Carolina, opening weekend of the NCAA tournament is always an exciting time, e...

    Blog | March 15, 2012
  14. What NCAA's ruling on UNC case means for Miami, Oregon - NCF

    Ryan McGee

    Ryan McGee dives into the NCAA's recent ruling on North Carolina and evaluates what it means for a pair of other programs awaiting judgment: Miami and Oregon.

    Blog | Conversation | March 15, 2012
  15. Despite popular opinion, spring practice doesn't tell us all that...

    Ryan McGee

    As spring practices across America are under way, Ryan McGee writes about the biggest myths of spring. Just remember: Cam Newton was third on Auburn's depth chart in spring 2010.

    Blog | Conversation | March 08, 2012
  16. The art of the rematch

    Ryan McGee

    "What we saw just now will drive a coach insane." It was sometime around midnight on Saturday, Dec. 3, and I was riding through uptown Charlotte on the media shuttle leaving the ACC championship game. The Clemson Tigers had just dismantled the Virgi...

    Blog | January 05, 2012