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Who would make the field in 8-team College Football Playoff?

The Crimson Tide - who earned a sort of home-field advantage as the playoff's top seed, drawing a berth in the semifinal game closer to their campus - will meet the fourth-seeded Huskies in the Peach Bowl in Atlanta the afternoon of December 31.


Alabama positioned to become 3rd wire-to-wire AP No. 1

Alabama positioned to become 3rd wire-to-wire AP No. 1

Second half: It looked like the Gators were going to get back into the game, but first-and-goal at the 2-yard line went nowhere and that was that. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban permits true freshmen to do interviews during the regular season.



Cousins comes up short in Redskins' loss to Cardinals

In a situation where most National Football League coaches would call a run play or a quick-hitting pass to bleed clock, Arians called for one of the Cardinals' trademark home run balls, and quarterback Carson Palmer delivered a handsome 42-yard touchdown pass over the top of the Redskins' defense to wide receiver J.J.



Carolina Panthers vs. Seattle Seahawks Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

The Seahawks are nearly as bad (27th) at running the ball; Thomas Rawls is the starter mostly by default with promising C.J. Prosise (scapula) injured. Now, it would be considered a tremendous upset to see them squeak by the Seahawks . However, this is an offensive line that's missing it's best player and has two people playing out of position with no options behind them who were on the team last week .



Late fightbacks part of Madrid's DNA: Ramos

Sergio Ramos netted an equaliser for Real in the 90th minute. "We could have cut the gap on Madrid , but I don't think that the points difference is that big and if we give 100 percent, we will cut the gap". Ramos' header cancelled out a 53rd minute strike from Uruguayan predator Luis Suarez and overall, Zidane was happy with the point come full-time. The vital point allows first placed Real to maintain its distance in the league from Barcelona who is sitting second, trailing by six ...



Xhaka happy after adapting at Arsenal

Barring a shock result in Paris, Monday's draw for the first knockout stage will once again see Arsenal at the mercy of the group winners. "I played in the youth team, and had two-and-a-half great years here winning the championship". Ahead of the game, Arsene Wenger has been speaking to the media at his pre-match press conference this evening and he's given reporters a team news and injury update.