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What to expect from the College Football Playoff meetings

The 10 FBS commissioners and Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick are meeting in Dallas this week to review the first season of the College Football Playoff.

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Travis Haney

Haney: Inside the Houston, SMU rebuilds

Houston and SMU both have new coaches and new outlooks heading into 2015. Tom Herman and Chad Morris have attacked their first few months on campus in divergent ways.

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LSU could have two first-round draft picks

Offensive tackle La'El Collins is a lock to come off early, and several mock drafts have cornerback Jalen Collins joining him in the first round.

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Why defensive coaches aren't landing top jobs

Of the 14 FBS schools that hired new coaches this winter, only Pittsburgh appointed a defensive assistant in Pat Narduzzi. In contrast, six offensive assistants landed head-coaching positions.

Spring Game Reaction

Rosen the favorite for UCLA starting QB job? (1:06)

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McShay: Top playmakers in 2015 NFL draft

Todd McShay names his All-Satellite team for the 2015 draft class -- the five players best in space who project as star playmakers in the NFL.


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Cummings was wearing no-contact jersey when he was injured, too. Beaty noted the collision was an accident. Still, big blow to the Jayhawks

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Kansas announces that QB Michael Cummings will undergo surgery after injuring his knee in the spring game.

The first round awaits

Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon and Michigan State's Trae Waynes, best friends and high school teammates, are poised to be drafted in the first round of Thursday's NFL draft. Kenosha connection

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Prospect Collins failed drug tests at LSU
NFL Draft 

Jalen Collins, the No. 5 CB and No. 38 overall draft prospect according to ESPN/Scouts Inc., had "multiple failed" drug tests while in college, per ESPN sources and an NFL Network report.

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Schad on Vols: 'They're bringin' the hype'
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Need a college football fix on this spring Sunday? Joe Schad swears Tennessee is ready to take a leap forward, thanks to back-to-back top 5 recruiting classes, QB Josh Dobbs and "an electric set of playmakers."

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Rave reviews for UCLA's Josh Rosen

Our Joe Schad is sold on UCLA freshman QB Josh Rosen coming off the Bruins' spring game: "Josh Rosen is the real deal. ... Andrew Luck-type hype."


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Nick Noskowiak off the board, five ESPN 100 recruits left: Ingram (3), Jaylen Brown (4), Diallo (7), Tevin Mack (48), Kenny Williams (82).

NFL Draft coming up this week

Here's a look at Todd McShay's top five running backs in the draft. Two are ranked in the top 25, and then there's a drop-off.

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Sparty looking good on D

Joe Schad on what stood out for Michigan State in its spring game: "Defense."


Good catch for Spartans

ESPN 300 wide receiver Justin Layne is a key addition for Michigan State. Scout's Take (Insider)