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How each top 25 college football team wins next season’s national title

[ad_1] 8:06 AM ETESPN staffIt's never too early to start thinking about next season.So in that spirit, what does each top 25 team need to do to follow LSU's path and win next season's College Football Playoff title? For some teams, like Dabo Swinney's Clemson Tigers, it's pretty straightforward. For others toward the bottom of the list, like Texas and Tennessee, it's going to take a lot more to go
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Grand Valley State suspends OC Morris Berger for wanting meal with Adolf Hitler

[ad_1] Grand Valley State University has suspended offensive coordinator Morris Berger as the school investigates comments Berger made to a student newspaper regarding Adolf Hitler.Berger was interviewed in the Grand Valley Lanthorn paper and was asked which three historical figures Berger would have dinner with. Berger responded by saying one of his choices would be Adolf Hitler, because of his leadership skills."This is probably not going to get a good
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DeMarco Murray returns to Sooners as running backs coach

[ad_1] Oklahoma legend DeMarco Murray is going back to school.The Sooners' leader in all-purpose yards and career touchdowns has been hired as the team's running backs coach, head coach Lincoln Riley announced Monday.Murray starred at Oklahoma from 2007 to '10 before beginning a seven-year NFL career with the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans, winning NFL Offensive Player of the Year honors in 2014.He spent last season as the
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Ex-Penn State WR Justin Shorter headed to Florida

[ad_1] Former Penn State wide receiver Justin Shorter announced Sunday he is transferring to Florida. Shorter entered the transfer portal in November, 2019, and is now headed to the SEC to play for the Gators.As a five-star recruit in the 2018 class, Shorter was the No. 8 overall recruit and was targeted by nearly every major program in the country. As a New Jersey native, Shorter committed to the Nittany
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Notre Dame releases CB Landen Bartleson from letter of intent after arrest

[ad_1] Notre Dame has released 2020 cornerback signee Landen Bartleson from his national letter of intent after Bartleson was arrested in connection with a gun store robbery in Danville, Kentucky.Bartleson had signed with Notre Dame in the early signing period in December, but head coach Brian Kelly released a statement Saturday saying Bartleson would not be joining the program following his arrest."After reviewing all of the facts available to us
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College football’s 100 best games of 2019 — 20-1

[ad_1] After four days of reliving the plot twists, near-misses and most randomly zany moments of the 2019 college football season, we get to the meat: Here are the 20 games that were the most entertaining, defined the national title race, gave us classic finishes we won't forget or a combination of the three. These are the 20 best games of the year.20. Kansas State 48, Oklahoma 41 (Oct. 26)Oklahoma
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Ed Orgeron, LSU reach six-year extension worth more than $42 million

[ad_1] Coach Ed Orgeron and LSU have agreed to a six-year contract extension through the 2026 season that is valued at more than $42 million, the school announced Friday.The agreement, pending approval of the LSU Board of Supervisors, includes a base annual salary of $6 million. In addition, Orgeron will receive a $5 million split-dollar life insurance policy paid out over the first two years of the deal.Orgeron, a Louisiana
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College football’s 100 best games of 2019 — 40-21

[ad_1] In our second-to-last installment unveiling the top 100 games of the 2019 college football season, we go heavy into added context. Today's list includes Rivalry Week games, high-impact bowls and a few controversial finishes. And a dance-off. Can't forget the dance-off.CONTROVERSY40. Temple 30, Memphis 28 (Oct. 12)Here's what it took to prevent Memphis from finishing the regular season unbeaten:Three turnovers on Memphis' first four possessions. This allowed Temple to
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College football’s Way-Too-Early All-America team for 2020

[ad_1] Can't the 2020 college football season go ahead and get here already?We aren't even to the start of spring practice and we are desperately in need of a college football fix. While we wait, ESPN has you covered with the way-too-early All-America team for the 2020 season.2 RelatedSome of the selections were no-brainers. In fact, eight were on our All-America team to cap the 2019 season.But there will always