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Illinois coach John Groce. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisch: Groce, Illini Still Just Missing On Big-Time Recruits

With his latest recruiting miss, John Groce needs to sharpen his sights.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

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5 Must-Watch College Football Games This Weekend

After a crazy Week 6 in college football in which we saw 11 of the top 25 ranked teams lose, Week 7 is also poised to burst a lot of playoff hopes for many teams.

10/10/2014

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMPER 27: Running back Ameer Abdullah #8 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers runs past defensive lineman Jihad Ward #17 and defensive back Earnest Thomas III #9 of the Illinois Fighting Illini during their game at Memorial Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Why Michigan State Should Fear Ameer Abdullah Of Nebraska

Nebraska has three Heisman winners in its storied football history. Running back Ameer Abdullah has a shot to become the school’s fourth.

10/02/2014

DALLAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 27: Deante' Gray #20 of the TCU Horned Frogs runs for a touchdown against the Southern Methodist Mustangs at Gerald J. Ford Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

CFB Spotlight: October Will Get Started With A Bang

October is the best month for college football.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 20: Amari Cooper #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide pulls in this touchdown reception against Vernon Hargreaves III #1 of the Florida Gators at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 20, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Can Alabama’s Amari Cooper End Heisman Drought For Receivers?

History suggests it will be difficult for Cooper to break the wide receiver drought.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

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5 Ways Kenny Hill Erased Johnny Manziel From Texas A&M

In just one game into the 2014 season, Texas A&M didn’t miss a beat without Johnny Manziel.

08/29/2014

The Texas A&M Aggies take the field against Southern Methodist Mustangs in the second half on September 21, 2013 at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

6 Ridiculous Features Of Kyle Field’s New Locker Room At Texas A&M

This isn’t your average run-of-the-mill locker room – no, sir. We’re in an age of bigger and better and Texas A&M went all out to make sure their football players are completely comfortable – you know, by offering all the creature comforts of home.

08/01/2014

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Johnny Football

Here are five little known facts about Johnny Manziel.

08/01/2014

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel. (Jason Miler/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Manziel Is Great Theater, Regardless

This reality show is almost too good to be true.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. (Getty Images)

Teddy Bridgewater: I Didn’t Want The Browns To Draft Me

There was speculation that Cleveland would take Bridgewater at No. 22, but he went to Minnesota at No. 32.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

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Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of National Signing Day

The opportunity provided by a scholarship is great, but the objectification of kids isn’t.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

Johnny Manziel.  (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Report: Manziel Declares For NFL Draft

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has officially submitted papers declaring for the 2014 NFL Draft, NFL.com reports.

670 The Score–01/08/2014

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Sports Verdict: Will Johnny Manziel Win Back-To-Back Heisman Trophies?

The lightning fast start of reigning Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has a lot of people talking. The unbelievable statistics he is compiling this year rival that of any other player in the country.

09/19/2013

Johnny Manziel #2 of Texas A&M Aggies cannot tackle Vinnie Sunseri #3 of the Alabama Crimson Tide as he runs for a 73 yard touchdown after an interception on Manziel at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

No. 1 Alabama Beats Manziel, No. 6 Aggies 49-42

Unable to stop Johnny Manziel, Alabama answered Texas A&M the only way it could: The top-ranked Crimson Tide just kept on scoring, hoping to have the ball last.

09/15/2013

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Johnny Manziel of the Texas A&M University Aggies poses with the Heisman Memorial Trophy after being named the 78th Heisman Memorial Trophy Award winner at a press conference after at the Marriott Marquis on December 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Manziel Looks To Provide Signature Moment Vs Alabama

This year’s Heisman Trophy race is already off to a fast start and as you might have expected, it is quarterbacks leading the way after just two weeks of play. Here is a look at last year’s Heisman winner heading into week three of the season.

09/13/2013

Johnny Manziel.  (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Are You Not Entertained By Johnny Manziel?

To call Johnny Manziel an acquired taste is an insult to black coffee, Malört, and Southeast Asia.

670 The Score–09/04/2013

Johnny Manziel. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Report: Johnny Manziel Suspended For First Half Of Season Opener

Reigning Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has been suspended for the first half of No. 7 Texas A&M’s season opener against Rice.

670 The Score–08/28/2013

Johnny Manziel.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Silverman: Johnny Football’s Profit-Seeking May Help Future College Athletes

The rules don’t allow it, but he may be unwittingly helping the cause of college athletes for generations to come.

670 The Score–08/06/2013

Johnny Manziel. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Report: NCAA Investigating Manziel Over Autographs

ESPN says the NCAA is investigating whether Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel was paid for signing hundreds of autographs in January.

670 The Score–08/05/2013

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