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JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 23: Stevan Ridley #22 of the New England Patriots is tackled by Paul Posluszny #51 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the game at EverBank Field on December 23, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Stevan Ridley Has Fought Through Crowds To Be The Patriots’ Featured Back

Steven Ridley always knew that he was talented and had the drive to be a star in the NFL. He knew it wouldn’t be easy though, and his path to being a starter for the New England Patriots was a long road with a lot of others standing in his way.


Tyrann Mathieu (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Reports: Former LSU Star Mathieu Enters Rehab

Former LSU star Tyrann Mathieu has entered a drug rehabilitation program in Houston since being dismissed from the Tigers, according to multiple reports.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2012

Mark Barkley and the USC Trojans will be a preseason favorite next year. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Hoge: Way Too Early 2012 College Football Top 25

Adam Hoge takes an early look at the 2012 college football season and reveals his top 25 teams for next season.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

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

The leprechaun and cheerleaders for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish run onto the field before a game against the Navy Midshipmen at Notre Dame Stadium. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Top QB Kiel Picks Notre Dame In Stunning Switch

Kiel was originally committed to Indiana, but backed out that commitment earlier this fall. He committed to LSU Dec. 27, but that didn’t last long.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

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

BCS Logo

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

John Shurna

Shurna Has Career High In Northwestern’s 88-82 Win

John Shurna scored a career-high 37 points, and Dave Sobelewski hit a critical 3-pointer in the final minute to lead Northwestern to an 88-82 victory over LSU at the Charleston Classic on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

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)

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

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

Jordan Jefferson. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

LSU Players Suspended, Face Felony Charges For Bar Fight

LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson and linebacker Joshua Johns have been suspended indefinitely by the school and are expected to turn themselves into police after arrest warrants were issued charging them with second-degree battery for a bar fight that injured four people last week.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2011

John Shurna

Visit From Baylor Headlines NU Hoops Schedule

A visit from a very talented Baylor team headlines Northwestern’s 2011-12 non-conference basketball schedule, which the team released Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

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