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  1. Pretender or contender: Illinois

    Brian Bennett

    We've been taking a look at which Big Ten teams will be contenders and which will be pretenders in the 2013 season. Our series does not include Ohio State, Michigan or Nebraska -- three teams that, in our view, have earned the "contender" label enter...

    Blog | May 06, 2013
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  4. Contender or pretender: Iowa Hawkeyes

    Brian Bennett

    We've been taking a look at which Big Ten teams will be contenders and which will be pretenders in the 2013 season. Our series does not include Ohio State, Michigan or Nebraska -- three teams that, in our view, have earned the "contender" label enter...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  5. Contender or pretender: Indiana

    Brian Bennett

    We've been taking a look at which Big Ten teams will be contenders and which will be pretenders in the 2013 season. Our series does not include Ohio State, Michigan or Nebraska -- three teams that, in our view, have earned the "contender" label enter...

    Blog | May 01, 2013
  6. Contender or pretender: Minnesota

    Brian Bennett

    It's time to dive back into our series examining whether Big Ten teams will be contenders or pretenders in the 2013 season. The series does not include Ohio State, Michigan or Nebraska -- three teams that, in our view, have earned the "contender" lab...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  7. Pitt's top running back to transfer

    Heather Dinich

    Some of you might remember the contender-pretender series we did recently. We thought Pitt was a contender. Until now. Running back Rushel Shell, who was expected to be the Panthers' starting running back this fall, has decided to transfer, the...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  8. Week 7 SEC helmet stickers

    Chris Low

    Posted by ESPN.com's Chris Low Not that Florida had really gone anywhere, but the Gators served notice in Week 7 that they're every bit the contender we thought they were when the season began. Auburn and Tennessee are every bit as bad offensively as...

    Blog | October 12, 2008
  9. Big 12 unsung heroes

    Brandon Chatmon

    From record-setting freshman to Heisman contenders, the Big 12 had plenty of star power in 2014. Yet each team had players who made a significant impact on their teams that went largely unnoticed as teammates grabbed the headlines. With the help o...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  10. Pac-12 bowl season: Most to prove

    David Lombardi

    Bowl season for Pac-12 contenders begins this Saturday with Utah's clash against Colorado State. How much does each conference team have to prove during this postseason opportunity? Here's our list. 1. Oregon Every year, one of the big question...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  11. Stanford on a confusing trajectory heading into bowl season

    David Lombardi

    Of all the Pac-12 teams going bowling this season, Stanford is the biggest favorite. The Cardinal are two-touchdown chalk over fellow 7-5 contender Maryland. It's understandable, then, that the 2014 Foster Farms Bowl may not pack a whole lot of surfa...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  12. Minnesota Golden Gophers season review

    Austin Ward

    The season rewind series before the Big Ten reporters start focusing on the bowl games rolls along with a look at Minnesota. Overview: Rarely mentioned as a contender even within its division, Minnesota actually turned out to be one of the more su...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  13. Michigan State Spartans season review

    Dan Murphy

    Next up in our week of 2014 season reviews for all Big Ten teams are the Michigan State Spartans. Overview: Michigan State lost several big stars on defense but was still a top contender to repeat as the Big Ten champ this season. The Spartans evo...

    Blog | December 16, 2014
  14. Auburn season review

    Greg Ostendorf

    Auburn looked like a playoff contender early in the season, blowing out Arkansas in the opener and winning on the road at Kansas State. Even after a loss to Mississippi State, the Tigers were ranked as high as No. 3 in early November. But that's when...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  15. Mariota miles ahead of other Heisman contenders in total value

    Sharon Katz

    Marcus Mariota has been "Super Mariota" this season. He has been responsible for a Pac-12 record 53 touchdowns, leads the FBS in Total QBR (91.9) and has five turnovers in 489 passing and running plays. We often point to Total QBR as an all-encomp...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  16. Saban the most feared among contenders

    Travis Haney

    It's Selection Day and the first time in history that college football will have a four-team bracket. When it comes to the playoff, who would coaches least like to see on the other sideline? I've ranked the top six from the playoff contenders. Th...

    Blog | December 07, 2014
  17. Cardale Jones has award-winning resources

    Austin Ward

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Nobody understands the nerves that come with the responsibility to replace a Heisman Trophy contender on short notice better than J.T. Barrett. The injured Ohio State quarterback might not be able to relate quite as well to what ...

    Blog | December 04, 2014
  18. SEC playoff tracker: Dec. 3

    Greg Ostendorf

    What happened to the SEC this past weekend? Not only did the East get swept by the ACC (0-4 on the day), but the conference also lost a pair of playoff contenders when Georgia lost a heartbreaker to Georgia Tech and Mississippi State fell at Ole Miss...

    Blog | December 03, 2014