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Flashback Friday: Memorable Heisman Moments

On Saturday, the 80th Heisman Trophy will be awarded. The expectation is that Oregon’s Marcus Mariota will walk away with the trophy. Mariota has earned the trophy by being consistently excellent all season long. When the Heisman Trophy comes up in conversation, there is often talk of a “Heisman Moment.” While Mariota doesn’t have one […]

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Rest in Peace, Michigan football, for now

On Twitter @TheCoachBart Follow @TheStudentSect I’m about to break one of my few rules of writing about sports: giving an opinion after watching an event you care about without sleeping on it first. But hell, here we go. Everyone who roots for anything has a story. It’s never really that hard to pinpoint why we […]

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Kansas State Makes the Plays It Needs To, Vaults into Playoff Picture

Sometimes a team doesn’t need to dominate both sides of the football to win a contest. It simply needs to do what it does best and avoid making costly mistakes. That’s what Kansas State did against Oklahoma. Make no mistake about it: the Wildcats were not perfect, especially on defense. The run defense, the fourth […]