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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 03:10:14 GMTLamar Jackson with the Heisman Trophy on Saturday. He became the youngest player to win the award.Jackson, a sophomore, is the youngest player to capture the award after he passed for 3,300 yards and rushed for 1,500 this season.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 02:53:05 GMTAhmad Bradshaw scored the go-ahead touchdown for Army on a 9-yard run in the fourth quarter, sending the Black Knights to their first victory over Navy since 2001.The Black Knights blew a 14-point halftime lead, but Ahmad Bradshaw’s 9-yard touchdown run gave Army its first victory over Navy since 2001.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 02:42:45 GMTLamar JacksonFive players are up for this year’s award, which goes to college football’s most outstanding player. The voting panel includes 58 former winners.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:39:24 GMTLamar Jackson, left, is heavily favored to win the Heisman, having rushed for more touchdowns (21) than all but four players in the Football Bowl Subdivision while passing for nearly 3,400 yards.Who knows better what it takes to be considered the college football season’s exemplary player?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:11:31 GMTNavy players celebrating their victory over Notre Dame in November. The Naval Academy Preparatory School and the Naval Academy Foundation help Navy land football players and other athletes who would normally be rejected through the admissions process.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:20:51 GMTColorado running back Rashaan Salaam after winning the 1994 Heisman Trophy. He went on to have a brief N.F.L. career.Salaam, who was selected by the Chicago Bears in the first round of the 1995 N.F.L. draft, was plagued by injuries, fumbles and marijuana use.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:23:34 GMTPurdue’s new football coach, Jeff Brohm, right, with Athletic Director Mike Bobinski, received a six-year, $20 million contract.A team like Purdue, which has had two winning seasons in the past 10 and just hired a new coach, is swimming in cash compared with the Group of 5’s top tier.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:50:06 GMTAlabama players after a 54-16 rout of Florida for the Southeastern Conference title. The Crimson Tide are ranked No. 1 in the College Football Playoff.Alabama, which has its sights set on its fifth national championship in eight seasons, will meet Washington in one semifinal game, while Clemson and Ohio State will square off in the other.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:28:05 GMTCoach Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide after Alabama won the Southeastern Conference championship Saturday. The team will play in a national semifinal on Dec. 31.The College Football Playoff’s selection committee passed over Penn State, which beat the Buckeyes in October and won the Big Ten title. The semifinalists will meet on Dec. 31.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:24:49 GMTRunning back Saquon Barkley caught a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter at Lucas Oil Stadium, giving Penn State a 35-31 lead.Penn State’s passing attack overwhelmed Wisconsin’s defense to claim the championship, but Ohio State is still the expected Big Ten team for the final four-team playoff bracket.