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Spring is about college football as well as the Masters

While many of us had our eyes trained on Augusta National and Jordan Spieth's record-setting green jacket campaign, other diehards gathered for that most useless of traditions - spring football games.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-04-18/spring-about-college-foot
Former Golden Hawk Josh Gordy signs with New York Giants

...extended the offer sheet, so long as both the player and NFLPA approve. RUTGERS: The only horse to be penalized in a college football game has died.Rutgers University says Lord Nelson was 42, or the human equivalent of 126 years.One of Lord Nelson's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-15/former-gordon-hawk-josh-gordy
Overtime

...and is undefeated in Big Ten regular-season play at 24-0. The Buckeyes defeated Oregon last season to win the College Football Playoff.? Baltimore Colts tight end Jim Mutscheller, who caught a 6-yard pass from Johnny Unitas to set up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-14/overtime
Playoff leads to college football bowl payouts surpassing $500 million

Thanks to the College Football Playoff, bowl games paid more...were reported by the bowls and the College Football Playoff to the NCAA and the schools...can be directly attributed to the College Football Playoff," Leech said. "While...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-14/playoff-leads-college-foo
NFL hires first fulltime female official

...unfazed by the attention but also trying to deflect it. She's already become the first female official at the major college football level and the first to work a bowl game.Thomas expects to still wear her hair tucked inside her cap.She started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-08/nfl-hires-first-fulltime-fema
Early enrollees stand out in G-Day Game

...linebacker Natrez Patrick and defensive back Jarvis Wilson have been college students for about three months and college football players for about three weeks, both made a nice first impression at Saturday's G-Day Game at Sanford Stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-11/early-enrollees-stand-out
Large crowd welcomes UConn after latest title

...the Crimson Tide's coach on Wednesday, fully embraces the prospect of coaching at a school which boasts arguably college football's equivalent of Duke hoops. He met with football coach Nick Saban ? 'Bama's version of Coach K ? for about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-08/large-crowd-welcomes-ucon
John Mixon

...aspect of his life. He loved spending time with his grandchildren, gardening, reading, and watching baseball and college football. A graveside service will be Monday, April 13, 2015 at 12 Noon in Westover Memorial Park with Rev. Thurman Norville...

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Former Alabama, Georgia player Jonathan Taylor enters not guilty plea

ATHENS, Ga. - Jonathan Taylor wants to put his troubled past behind him and earn a third chance to play major college football.The former Georgia and Alabama defensive tackle has been arrested three times since March 14 ? twice on domestic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-07/former-alabama-georgia-pl
Overtime

...assaulted her."That decision has already been made. He won't be back with us," Saban told ESPN.com.? College football Hall of Famer, former NFL quarterback and war hero Eddie LeBaron Jr. has died. He was 85.? The Atlanta Falcons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-02/overtime