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Big Ten holds the key to college football playoff clarity, chaos

Heading into the final weekend of the College Football regular season, there are a number of known facts. Lamar Jackson will win the Heisman Trophy. Alabama will be in the College Football playoff. Charlie Strong will not. However, the biggest unknown remains which four teams will find themselves in the College Football playoff come New…

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Will the winner of the Heisman Trophy be decided this Saturday?

When the third-ranked Louisville Cardinals travel to South Carolina this weekend to take on the fifth-ranked Clemson Tigers, the game will be billed as a potential ACC Atlantic Division decider. It should be billed as a potential Heisman Trophy decider. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson and Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson enter as two of the three…

Concussions and their consequences, seen and unseen
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Concussions and their consequences, seen and unseen

It seems like concussions are really having a moment right now. The release of the movie “Concussion,” starring Will Smith, added to the growing chorus of voices trying to bring the conversation about brain injuries to the mainstream. Since the release of the movie, the media have latched further onto the growing controversy and have…