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Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Donor Cuts Cost Of Notre Dame Student Tickets To BCS In Half

An anonymous alumnus has donated enough money to cut the price of BCS championship game tickets to Notre Dame students for the game between the top-ranked Fighting Irish and No. 2 Alabama in half.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2012

Nick Saban celebrates the 2012 SEC title. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

BCS Title Game Set: Notre Dame Vs Alabama

Alabama vs. Notre Dame. The BCS championship game couldn’t get much bigger.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2012

Notre Dame wide receiver T.J. Jones. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: Ruling Notre Dame Out Is Foolish

Counting Notre Dame out against either Alabama or Georgia is just foolish. Anyone who’s willing to do so so easily simply hasn’t been paying attention this season.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2012

T.J. Yeldon #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs the ball against Jake Ryan #90 of the Michigan Wolverines at Cowboys Stadium on September 1, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

No. 2 Alabama Routs No. 8 Michigan 41-14

AJ McCarron threw two touchdown passes and Alabama’s retooled defense showed it could still dominate as the second-ranked Crimson Tide pounded No. 8 Michigan 41-14 on Saturday night.


Fans gather in the French Quarter before the BCS National Championship Game.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Alabama Man In Disturbing Post-BCS Video

An Alabama man was arrested late Wednesday in connection with a video appearing to show someone in a University of Alabama jacket abusing an unconscious Louisiana State University fan after Alabama beat LSU for the BCS football championship.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Odell Beckham (left) and Morris Claiborne kneel on the sideline towards the end of Monday's game. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Muller: Game of the Century II? Not Even Close

I suppose I should congratulate the Crimson Tide for beating the Tigers 21-0 to win their second “national championship” in the last three seasons, but I am having a really hard time doing so.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron celebrates Monday night. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Hoge: Please, BCS, Don’t Let Me Witness That Again

I don’t know what that was Monday night, but if that was No. 1 vs. No. 2, then the last four months of my life were a lie.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Spencer Ware rushes away from Ed Stinson during the game at Bryant-Denny Stadium. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Muller: The College Football Season Needs To End Already

Someone please make the college football season stop!

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

The BCS National Championship trophy. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Muller: The BCS Championship Game Is A Farce

There are no “do overs” in life. Well, unless your favorite college football team happens to be the Alabama Crimson Tide, of course.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2011

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Dinardo: BCS An ‘Imperfect System’

With the college football season wrapping up, Gerry Dinardo joined The Mully and Hanley Show to break down the coming games.

670 The Score–12/01/2011

The BCS National Championship trophy. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Muller: Alabama Has No Business Playing In BCS Championship Game

Who deserves the chance to face the Tigers for a chance to hoist the crystal ball come January? Well, that is the million dollar question.

CBS Chicago–11/28/2011

Whitney Mercilus. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illini DE Mercilus Named Bronko Nagurski Finalist

Illinois defensive end Whitney Mercilus was named a finalist for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy, given to the nation’s best defensive player.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Les Miles. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lundquist Breaks Down LSU-Bama

As the nation prepares for one of the biggest games in the history of college football between No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama, CBS Sports’ Verne Lundquist joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to break down the matchup.

670 The Score–11/04/2011

Les Miles. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Les Miles: LSU-Alabama Biggest Game Ever?

Many have hyped Saturday’s SEC showdown as the biggest college football game ever and Miles didn’t necessarily disagree with that claim.

670 The Score–11/02/2011

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Big Ten Misses Top Spots In 1st BCS Standings

LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State hold the top four spots in the first BCS standings, setting up two potentially huge conference games that could determine which teams play for the national title.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2011

Michael Floyd. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Drops Out Of AP Top 25; LSU Moves Up To No. 2

Winning the biggest game of college football’s opening weekend boosted LSU to No. 2 in The Associated Press Top 25.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011

Michael Floyd

Notre Dame Opens Up At No. 18 In Coaches Poll

With college football camps opening up around the country, the USA Today Coaches Poll was released Thursday.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2011

Terrelle Pryor

Joe O’s College Pick Six: Does #1 Go Down Again?

By Joe Ostrowski– #1 Ohio St(6-0) @ #18 Wisconsin(5-1) – 6pm OSU favored by 3.5 Terrelle Pryor has shown us that he doesn’t need his legs to be effective. Last week, the Ohio St signal […]

670 The Score–10/14/2010

Heisman Trophy winner Ingram to miss season opener

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram will miss No. 1 Alabama’s season opener against San Jose State after injuring his left knee during practice. He was hurt Monday and coach Nick Saban said […]


Already eyeing repeat, Alabama starts season atop of AP poll

NEW YORK — Alabama starts this season where it ended last season — No. 1. Coach Nick Saban has the Tide rolling the way Bear Bryant did in his day, in the top spot of […]