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2017 Schedule
10-4, 1st in Pac 12 - South
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6dDavid Lombardi

Former Colorado mascot Ralphie IV dies

Ralphie IV, the Colorado live buffalo mascot who roamed the sidelines from 1998-2008, died Sunday at the age of 19 due to liver failure, the school announced.

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9dDavid Lombardi

Race for the South: Colorado

After a stunning 2016, the number of holes Colorado has to fill makes another Pac-12 South title a tall task, but don't expect a return to the cellar.

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22dTed Miller

Mailbag: Cowardly scheduling and QB questions

It's not hard to understand why some Pac-12 teams start with soft schedules. And it's easy to grasp why the league is seen as rich in quarterbacks.

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26dChantel Jennings

Weaknesses in the Pac-12 South

Nobody's perfect, so we consider which weaknesses could come back to haunt the teams of the Pac-12 South.

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What's the biggest spring storyline for each top 25 team?

Spring practices are beginning. Whether it's replacing a coach or a quarterback, evaluating a big-name transfer or getting top recruits into the mix, each of our top 25 teams faces uncertainties.

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At the Los Angeles Under Armour Camp, ESPN 300 prospect Adrian Jackson is going through warmups. Jackson holds offers from Nebraska, Ohio State, Oregon, USC, Washington and others, as Colorado hopes to keep the top-ranked player in the state at home.

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39dKyle Bonagura

Taking a look at each Pac-12 coach's best team

We revisit each current Pac-12 coach's best squad at any point in his head-coaching career, including Kyle Whittingham's undefeated 2008 Bama-beater.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Colorado had four players invited to the NFL combine: QB Sefo Liufao, S Tedric Thompson, CB Chidobe Awuzie and CB Ahkello Witherspoon. The surprise here is that DE/OLB Jimmie Gilbert, a first-team All-Pac-12 selection, was not one of the players invited.

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39dCraig Haubert

Why Texas and others need big 2018 recruiting returns

Texas and Baylor changed coaches and Ole Miss has a looming NCAA investigation hanging over its head. Those programs' recruiting suffered as a result, and now they need big 2018 classes.

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Colorado delays approval of coach's extension

Football coach Mike MacIntyre's $16.25 million contract extension is being held up as Colorado looks into his handling of domestic abuse allegations levied against a former assistant coach.

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41dDavid Lombardi

Instant impact recruit: Colorado Buffaloes

After losing nine starters from its league-leading 2016 defense, Colorado needs help quickly. That's where Jon Van Diest comes in.

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44dAdam Rittenberg

Buffs' MacIntyre: Followed protocol with Tumpkin

In a statement released Friday, Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre defended his handling of claims former assistant coach Joe Tumpkin had physically abused his ex-girlfriend.

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46dChris Low

The 10 teams with the easiest 2017 nonconference slates

Once again, Washington will refrain from much heavy lifting in its nonconference schedule. The Huskies headline the teams who are keeping it light out of conference play in 2017.

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47dChantel Jennings

Roundtable: Pac-12's leading rusher in 2017

Christian McCaffrey is off to the NFL, but will the top rusher in the Pac-12 still run for Stanford? Our Pac-12 reporters weigh in.

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