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Week 12 in the books

Power 5 conference power rankings

Find out how every Power 5 team stacks up against conference foes after 12 weeks of competition.

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Power Rankings: Statement wins for Washington State, UCF

The Cougars and Knights moved past some traditional powers after impressive victories.

College football bowl projections after Week 12

Week 12 forced several moves in our experts' bowl predictions. See where your favorite team could be heading.

Les Miles

Can the Les Miles experience work at Kansas?

Can the former LSU coach adapt to the high-powered Big 12? Can he recruit outside talent-rich Louisiana? Welcome to CFB's most interesting new marriage.

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The wild Big 12 gets even more fun with Les Miles' return

Even during a tough rebuilding job at Kansas, The Hat will tweak rivals and add entertainment value, just like he did at Oklahoma State in his first head-coaching job.

Recapping Week 12

College Football

Notre Dame's statement for elite inclusion, and five more implications from Saturday

On a day when the rest of the top 10 struggled (at least a little) with lesser opponents, Notre Dame inserted itself into the conversation with Alabama and Clemson.

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Bama tied at half? Anything (but UCF losing) was possible in Week 12

The Tide rallied and the Knights kept rolling, but other top teams struggled.

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College football pranks

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  • The day MIT won the Harvard-Yale game

    In 1982, during the middle of The Game between rivals Harvard and Yale, a third player entered the game when MIT students pulled the greatest prank in college football history.