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Link like a champion today ...
The Chicago Tribune's Brian Hamilton has lots of good information in his Irish mailbag.
Dayne Crist is preparing like a starter even though he's behind Jimmy Clausen at quarterback, Tony Krausz says in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette.
Nevada is gearing up for this weekend's opener -- and a side trip to the College Football Hall of Fame, Dan Hinxman writes in the Reno Gazette Journal.
There's a new book out this week about the Notre Dame comeback season of 1964 under Ara Parseghian, and the Chicago Sun-Times' Jim O'Donnell talks to the coach and the author.