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Cam Newton would likely have won the Heisman by a record margin had 105 of the 886 voters not left him off their ballots because they thought his father might have made a few bucks off his talented son.
Cam Newton says his father will be coming to the BCS championship game.
University of Georgia football coach Mark Richt has not yet decided whether to suspend a football player after learning he was charged with assault last year.
Men's teams. Women's teams. No. 89 belongs to UConn. It beats them all.
A Minnesota Vikings executive said Friday that the team is concerned about the safety of the Metrodome after a winter storm caused the building's roof to collapse, but he didn't rule out the team playing there next season.
Don't expect Mark Cuban's money to break the BCS.
It appears right-hander Rich Harden is returning to his Oakland roots.
When the Big Ten plays its first conference championship game next season, it'll be the Leaders division against the Legends division.
The University of Hawaii is joining the Mountain West Conference for football and the Big West in other sports, abandoning the Western Athletic Conference after 32 years.