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Dawgs Bring the Pound

Quinn Salkind, Sports Reporter

November 3, 2016

In one of their closest games of the season, the University of Washington Huskies pulled off a 31-24 victory against the University of Utah Utes in football on Sunday, Oct. 29. The Huskies came into the game ranked No. 4 in the country with a record of 7-0, while the Utes were ranked No. 16 with a recor...

Red Zone Reflections: CFB Playoff thoughts and Heisman watch

October 11, 2015

College football usually lends itself to drama and excitement. On any given week upsets are bound to happen, changing the rankings and playoff picture instantly. Despite the inherent craziness that college football fans are used to, there is usually at least some predictability from week to week. In...

Cardale Jones Puts Post Football Life First

Dylan Snyder

January 29, 2015

On Dec. 5, 2014, Cardale Jones was a nobody. Third-string quarterbacks in top football programs rarely make the national news. However, there was something different about Jones. On Jan. 12, 2015, he was the biggest name in college football, after leading Ohio State in one of the most incredible post...

College football playoff system tested by rocky year

College football playoff system tested by rocky year

Garrett Atkinson

November 13, 2014

Illustration by Luke Hampton. It is difficult to tell a college football team that managed to win all its games that it doesn't even have the chance to play for a national championship. Yet, that happened often under the BCS system, the old way the college football postseason was organized. In ...

Athletes Deserve Right to Unionize

Mitchell Smith

February 13, 2014

The news broke a few weeks ago that Northwestern University starting quarterback Kain Colter and a few other college athlete advocates had taken the first steps to organize a union for the college football players at Northwestern. Colter worked with Player Advocate Ramogi Huma to submit paperwork to...

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