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Ohio State University, home of Buckeyes, applies to trademark the word ‘the’

College was originally known as The Ohio State UniversityMove likely to be related to school’s popular football teamOhio State University wants to trademark the word “the” when used as part of the school’s name on university merchandise. The Columbus D…

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Ohio State University, home of Buckeyes, applies to trademark the word ‘the’

College was originally known as The Ohio State UniversityMove likely to be related to school’s popular football teamOhio State University wants to trademark the word “the” when used as part of the school’s name on university merchandise. The Columbus D…

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Was Kawhi Leonard’s buzzer beater the best game killer in US sports history?

After the Toronto Raptors sealed victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at the death, we look at other great deciding moments in sports Kawhi Leonard’s four-bounce buzzer beater on Sunday night will live as one of basketball’s greatest buzzer beaters. Wha…

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Radio host Mike Francesca questions character of Giants pick who was shot

Corey Ballentine’s teammate was killed in Topeka shootingFrancesca appears more concerned about Giants’ reputationProminent sports radio host Mike Francesca appears to have blamed New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine for a shooting in which he w…

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Giants draft pick Ballentine injured and college teammate killed in shooting

23-year-old Dwane Simmons killed in Topeka, Kansas shootingWashburn coach pays tribute to well-liked playerCorey Ballentine was selected shortly before friend’s deathThe New York Giants sixth-round draft selection Corey Ballentine has been injured and …

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Why Nick Bosa erased his politics with a move to liberal San Francisco looming

The touted No2 pick in this week’s NFL draft has scrubbed his social media of conservative views. But fans and teammates value winning above politicsTake a trip through Nick Bosa’s social media accounts and you will find something interesting: the proj…

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Donald Trump greets college football champions with McDonald’s once again

North Dakota given same treatment as Clemson TigersBison players appear to avoid boycott on political groundsDonald Trump has once again welcomed college football champions with burgers and fries. The President greeted the NCAA’s Football Championship …

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Will college star Kyler Murray bury the NFL myth of the short quarterback?

Russell Wilson and Drew Brees have shown quarterbacks under 6ft can succeed in the pros. Now an even shorter player could change the league for goodKyler Murray is more than just a small guy playing a big man’s game. Unfortunately for Murray, an except…

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As the Super Bowl approaches, is high school football dying a slow death?

Millions will watch the Rams and Patriots play this weekend. But participation in high-school football is falling, and fears over brain trauma could be to blameFor Mike Kelly, a high school football coach in Manassas Park, Virginia, early August usuall…

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Majority of Clemson’s black players declined Trump’s fast food reception, report says

Majority of Clemson’s black players skipped White House tripThe Root quotes three members who cite Trump as reason whyThree African American members of Clemson University’s national championship football team have attributed the “racism” and “divisive …

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Why Kyler Murray is set to forfeit a $4.6m MLB bonus and join the NFL

The Oklahoma quarterback is a dual-sport star. Why would he choose the brutality of football over a more comfortable life in baseball?So this is what a college athlete with real leverage looks like. Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray has done a masterful job pitt…

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Former LSU player lost his leg after being shot by dog, says friend

Ex-LSU lineman Matt Branch’s leg amputated after accidentFriend says dog stepped on safety of gun and pulled triggerBranch, 29, has undergone surgeries but expected to recoverA former Louisiana State University lineman was shot while duck hunting in Mi…

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Trevor Lawrence is already great at 19. Money is keeping him out of the NFL

The Clemson quarterback may as well have been created in a lab by NFL talent scouts. But he won’t be paid to play for at least another two yearsClemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence completed the most remarkable freshman season in recent history on Monda…

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College Football Playoff: Clemson obliterate Alabama to claim third national title

Trevor Lawrence throws three TDs in Tigers’ 44-16 winCrimson Tide were looking for sixth title in 10 yearsClemson toppled college football’s greatest dynasty with stunning ease on Monday night to become the first perfect playoff champion. Freshman quar…

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Alabama vs. Clemson: College Football Playoff national championship 2019 – live!

Crimson Tide looking for sixth national title since 2009Email Daniel with your thoughts or tweet @DanielLevitt32 1.03am GMT The legendary Lee Corso picks Clemson. Apparently he hasn’t been wrong all season…CORSO PICKS CLEMSON pic.twitter.com/M3Koe5li…

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Urban Meyer to retire from Ohio State after rocky season on and off the field

Assistant coach Zach Smith was fired over abuse allegations54-year-old has had health concerns this seasonMeyer won three national championships in glittering careerUrban Meyer, the highly successful coach who won three national championships and spark…

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Air Force’s falcon mascot reportedly kidnapped and injured in pre-game prank

Aurora reportedly stolen by West Point cadets before gameAir Force and Army played college football game this weekendAir Force’s mascot, a 22-year-old white gyrfalcon name Aurora, may have to be euthanized after she was kidnapped in a prank by West Poi…

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Urban Meyer, one of America’s most famous coaches, banned over protege scandal

Ohio State coach found to have protected assistant for yearsZach Smith accused of domestic violence and drug useOhio State suspended coach Urban Meyer for three games on Wednesday night after investigators found he protected his protege for years throu…

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‘Junction Boys syndrome’: how college football fatalities became normalized

There’s no good reason for college football workouts to be dangerous, let alone fatal. Yet tragedies like the death of Maryland lineman Jordan McNair have become numbingly familiarWhen Scott Anderson learned that University of Maryland football player …

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‘They entrusted their son to us’: Maryland accepts fault in football player’s death

Jordan McNair died after suffering heatstroke during practiceHead coach DJ Durkin has been placed on administrative leaveMaryland’s college football team have parted ways with their strength and conditioning coach and have acknowledged that “mistakes w…