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Heisman winner Jameis Winston rallies Florida State to title – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPASADENA, Calif. — Most of the season, college football watched in amazement as Florida State’s Jameis Winston put together what looked like perhaps the greatest season a freshman quarterback ever had. What he needed, perhaps, to confirm that was a …FSU and BCS spells victoryESPNFlorida State defeats Auburn to win BCS championshipNFL.comLed by Winston, […]

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Former pro soccer player makes his ‘Bachelor’ debut – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWhile former contestant Jesse Palmer was taking part in ESPN2’s “BCS Title Talk” program, ABC’s reality-show dynamo The Bachelor returned for its 18th season Monday night with another former athlete in the title role. Venezuelan ex-soccer player Juan …‘The Bachelor’ premiere highest in 3 years: Juan Pablo boost?Entertainment WeeklyThe Bachelor Watch: Hola, Juan PabloTIMEJuan […]

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Florida State tops Auburn for BCS Championship on late TD – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPASADENA, Calif. — The Bowl Championship Series is dead. And the Southeastern Conference’s stranglehold on college football’s national championship has been snuffed. Top-ranked Florida State of the Atlantic Coast Conference completed a perfect …BCS National Championship: Florida State beats Auburn on Jameis Winston’s …New York Daily NewsFSU clinches BCS crown with 2-yard TD pass, […]

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BCS Championship Game predictions: Seminoles favorite over Auburn – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comOur senior college football writers and bloggers pick their winners for Monday night’s BCS title game between Florida State and Auburn and explain the reasons behind their selections. Dennis Dodd. Florida State is confident, bordering on cocky. No doubt …Ranking the 15 BCS national championsUSA TODAYMatching Up the BCS National Championship: Auburn vs. Florida Stateal.comBCS […]

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Gus Malzahn, Jimbo Fisher in line for major BCS bonuses – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSure, Monday night’s Bowl Championship Series national title game is about the crystal football trophy, rings and the chance to say, “We’re No. 1.” But as with everything in major-college sports, it’s also about the money. And for the Florida State and Auburn …The Road to the National ChampionshipNew York TimesAuburn hoping for sustained […]

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BCS title game: Gus Malzahn has led Auburn back to the top – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesGus Malzahn coached high school football for 14 years before he became a college assistant in 2006. Eight years later, he has guided Auburn to Monday’s Bowl Championship Series title game against Florida State. Malzahn replaced the fired Gene Chizik …Auburn handles Florida A&M 81-50San Francisco ChronicleFlorida State: In the Title Game Without […]

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Florida State: In the Title Game Without a Test – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalNEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—Monday’s college-football national championship is a matchup between one team, Auburn, that survived this season with quadruple-bypass surgery and another team, Florida State, whose trip here was basically a long stroll on the …No gimmicks: Auburn’s Gus Malzahn continues to prove critics wrong after all …al.comBCS title game: Auburn Coach Gus […]

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PREVIEW-American football-Auburn chases more magic in title game – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneBy Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES, Jan 4 (Reuters) – One of the biggest questions looming ahead of Monday’s crunch BCS National Championship game is whether the second-ranked Auburn Tigers can deliver one more moment of magic to upset …Seminoles Nickname Not a Problem at Florida StateABC NewsPre-snap read: Moments that could define BCS for […]

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BCS National Championship props – Florida State, Auburn ready to unleash … – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAuburn RB Tre Mason has rushed for over 1,600 yards and scored 22 TDs for the Tigers this season. By: The Linemakers | More Experts Published: Jan 04, 2014. This year’s BCS National Championship will feature two of the nation’s top offenses which …Stewart Mandel: Auburn defense better than stats say, but FSU is still […]

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Upset alert: No. 11 Oklahoma scours No. 3 Alabama in Sugar Bowl – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comDefending BCS champion Alabama ended its season with consecutive losses, falling to Oklahoma 45-31 in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday. Alabama entered the game as a 16.5-point favorite. Jalen Saunders (AP Photo). The Sooners scored three consecutive …What went wrong for Alabama?USA TODAYIn Sugar Bowl upset of Alabama, a star is born for OklahomaCNNSugar Bowl: […]

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BCS title game a showcase for Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAuburn quarterback Nick Marshall is probably best known for heaving the last-minute pass that was tipped by a Georgia defensive back and resulted in a game-winning touchdown for the Tigers. But Marshall’s talents and contributions to Auburn’s 12-1 …Center, nose tackle set to battle in Auburn-Florida State BCS Championship gameThe News JournalBCS Championship: […]

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2013-14 NCAA college football bowl game schedule – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comCheck out FOX’s College Football Pick ‘Em Game. 2013-2014 COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL GAME SCHEDULE ***All times ET. Rankings shown are final BCS rankings. Thursday, Dec. 26. Little Caesars Pizza — Bowling Green (10-3) vs. Pitt (6-6), 6 p.m., …BOWL GAME LISTERIA: Ranking Mascots, Calories and Other Items of Little …SI.comFour-Down Territory: College football’s best of […]

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Tide’s 10 defining moments of 2013: No. 1 – In dominant fashion, Alabama wins … – The Birmingham News – al.com

The Birmingham News – al.com1 – In dominant fashion, Alabama wins 3rd BCS national title in 4 seasons. -043a899c29648334.jpg. Alabama head coach Nick Saban is dunked with Gatorade in the final seconds of the BCS National Championship college football game against Notre Dame …Saying ‘Roll Tide!’ in style with our favorite Alabama gameday fashion moments […]

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College football’s top surprises of 2013 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTo recap the 2013 regular season, USA TODAY Sports is counting down some of the year’s memorable moments, significant stories, noteworthy trends, biggest surprises and biggest disappointments. Today, we look at the regular season’s five biggest …BOWL GAME LISTERIA: Ranking Mascots, Calories and Other Items of Little …SI.comTigers’ top 10 in 2013: No. 4 […]

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Kessler outshines Carr in Fresno’s second straight bowl struggle – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comDerek Carr threw for just 4.0 yards per attempt. (USATSI) Derek Carr threw for just 4.0 yards per attempt against USC. (USATSI) After the BCS bowl-denying meltdown against San Jose State’s David Fales a few weeks ago, everyone knew that Fresno State …College Football Bowl Game CapsulesChicago TribuneLeaving Las Vegas: Here’s your last USC Trojans […]

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2013 Las Vegas Bowl: Preview, TV schedule, streaming for USC vs. Fresno State – Philly.com

Philly.comMountain West champions Fresno State take on USC in an intriguing early bowl matchup in Las Vegas. The Bulldogs looked on track for a BCS-busting bid, starting the season 10-0 with wins against Boise State and San Diego State, all led by star …USC vs. Fresno State: Previews, TV schedule, odds and moreConquest ChroniclesCollege Football […]

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Putin-Ukraine Rapprochement Seen Frustrating Russian Steelmakers – Businessweek

BusinessweekRussian steelmakers may be frustrated by an agreement between President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yanukovych to strengthen ties, according to BCS Financial Group and Deutsche Bank AG. “Domestic producers may face a little …Russia’s Gazprom may gain despite cheaper gas to UkraineReutersAnalysts Weigh In on Ukraine’s Russian LifelineWall Street JournalUkraine’s Prime Minister […]

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Heisman Trophy 2013: Jameis Winston vs AJ McCarren, Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch

The 2013 Heisman Trophy competitors are Jameis Winston of Florida State, Alabama’s AJ McCarren, Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch of Northern Illinois, Auburn’s Tre Mason, and Andre Williams of Boston College. While Tre Mason and Andre Williams had incredible years, and Mason gained over 300 yards rushing in the SEC Championship, the Heisman Trophy […]