Midseason Grades - Big 12 Edition

Here are grades for the Big 12 Conference teams at the midway point of the NCAA football season:

Texas (6-1 overall, 4-0 Big 12)

Summary: Welcome back, Texas! Well, sort of. If you overlook the defeat to Maryland and the fact that wins over Tulsa, Baylor, and Oklahoma were one-score games, Texas is all the way back.

This Tom Herman underdog thing isn’t cute anymore, and It’s not a media narrative eit...

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7 betting trends to trust in Week 8

Eastern Michigan covering a spread off a straight-up loss? Check.

Ranked teams failing to cover after getting blown out? Yep!

Those were just a few angles we dug into last week. Again, trends tell us more about what's already happened than what will come next. Still, they could also line up with an edge you already have.

With that in mind, here are some angles to consider with Week 8 on deck:

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The best and worst situational betting spots for teams in Week 8

Another week of college football, another handful of situational spots. There should be no shortage of letdown or hangover spots this week given the surplus of major upsets and near upsets in Week 7.

Every team off a significant upset win or crushing loss could realistically fit the mold. However, we'll take each individual situation and point spread even more into account to narrow it down.

Before...

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Heisman Power Rankings: Movement all around after wild week

Whew. What a week.

After a wild slate of games, there's plenty of changes within our Heisman Power Rankings. Will Grier and Jonathan Taylor are no longer on the list - the former after a poor performance and the latter due to his team's second loss of the season - while two new players have emerged.

Overall, it's looking more and more like a two-horse race. Here are the top five Heisman Trophy...

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Bosa to focus on NFL draft instead of returning to Ohio State

Potential No. 1 overall pick Nick Bosa will focus on preparing for the 2019 NFL Draft instead of returning to Ohio State once the defensive end is recovered from a core muscle injury.

The Buckeyes announced Tuesday that Bosa has decided to withdraw from school completely and devote his attention to rehabbing the injury and training for the next level.

More to come.

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Adidas unveils 'The Waterboy' collection to celebrate 20th anniversary

It's been two decades since Bobby Boucher showed up at halftime and led South Central Louisiana State University to a victory in the Bourbon Bowl.

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Adam Sandler's college football comedy "The Waterboy," Adidas is releasing a limited-edition capsule collection featuring Mud Dogs-branded gear. The collection includes a replica Boucher jersey, Coach Klein's...

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Midseason Grades - Big Ten Edition

Here are grades for the Big Ten Conference teams at the midway point of the NCAA football season:

East Division

Ohio State (7-0 overall, 4-0 Big Ten)

Summary: Ohio State has yet to lose after a controversy-laden offseason, even if the team on the field hasn't exactly been perfect. But that's par for the course, as Urban Meyer's OSU sides have traditionally found ways to win close games early in the...

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Midseason Grades - ACC Edition

Here are grades for the Atlantic Coast Conference teams at the midway point of the NCAA football season:

Atlantic Division

Clemson (6-0 overall, 3-0 ACC)

Summary: Clemson is primed for another ACC title win and a trip to the playoff. Its season to date has been defined by two wins: away at Texas A&M and home to Syracuse. The Tigers eked past a frisky Aggies team, pulling out a late victory on...

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AP Poll: LSU, Michigan rocket up rankings after big wins

Signature victories from LSU and Michigan had a significant impact on the latest AP Poll, as the Tigers and Wolverines climbed into the top six after defeating Georgia and Wisconsin, respectively.

Three newcomers joined the top 25, while Oregon climbed from No. 17 to No. 12 after their overtime victory over Washington.

After a crazy slate of games Saturday, three teams dropped out of the top 10,...

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