Grand Opening: College Football Starts, Playoff Talk Begins

RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer No sport season starts better than college football. With little competition right before the baseball pennant races heat up and the middle weekend of U.S. Open tennis, college football opens with a long holiday weekend of games, concluding Read More


Winston Leads Top-Ranked Florida State Over Auburn

RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — After a regular season filled with blowout victories and easy fourth quarters, Jameis Winston and Florida State showed they could close like champions, too. No. 2 Auburn wobbled the top-ranked Seminoles by jumping out Read More


Stanford Jolts Oregon and BCS Race

by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford is a breeding ground for innovators and inventors, home to the ingenious and industrious. So it’s tempting to look at the Cardinal’s 26-20 victory against No. 2 Oregon, their second straight victory Read More