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7hAndrea Adelson

Lamar Jackson builds on the foundation Teddy Bridgewater set at Louisville

Teddy Bridgewater's star turn at Louisville turned heads in South Florida, including that of Lamar Jackson, the Cardinals' current supernova QB.

Who has to step up more between Watson and Jackson? (1:16)
Wisconsin, Michigan ready for big matchup (0:43)
The Resurrection of Bobby Petrino (4:45)
Three top-10 conference clashes headline Week 5's college football preview (1:18)
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5hMitch Sherman

Baylor is good, and that could be a problem

The season at Baylor is uncomfortable and its scandal still simmers. On the field, the Bears are as good as ever. As they become Big 12 favorites, how will the college football world react?

Finebaum thinks Saban is being a hypocrite (1:56)
Old Dominion head coach focused on unity (2:07)
How one second defines Les Miles (1:11)
Cold Hard Facts: Three college games to watch this weekend (0:38)
Who will have greater impact: Jackson or Watson? (2:09)
Can Jackson sustain his hot start and win the Heisman? (1:07)
Trio of top-10 matchups set to provide playoff clarity (1:18)
Can trendy Huskies dethrone Cardinal in Seattle? (0:35)
Will Wisconsin's momentum carry into the Big House? (0:35)
Surprise teams set to crash CFB's playoff party (1:06)
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1dKyle Bonagura

Former USC LB sues NCAA, Pac-12 for wages

A lawsuit against the NCAA and Pac-12 filed Monday alleges that ex-USC LB Lamar Dawson was "repeatedly paid a substandard wage insofar as he was denied full pay for all hours worked."


Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Letter that Derek Jeter has written to Michigan players that comes with a "RE2PECT" T-shirt in each locker

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Michigan will hand out these shirts to players & student section tomorrow. It's the first Jordan shirt in RE2PECT line since Jeter retired

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson's $55 million future football operations center, set to open Jan. 26, includes a 26,000-foot weight room, which will occupy this space. Other highlights include an outdoor recreation area featuring a whiffle ball area and a football-shaped field, a 24-seat movie theater, a barber shop and a 47-degree pool that will take the place of cold tubs and fit up to 60 players.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson AD Dan Radakovich on the ACC's rise the past few seasons: "If there's three teams in that one tier, there's a couple that are really knocking on the door. Certainly Miami and North Carolina are having outstanding years, as is Virginia Tech. ... We had to ramp up the football piece of it. It was discussed, it was, 'How are we going to do this? Let's continue to challenge ourselves with an out-of-conference schedule that's been really, really good. And once you're in that, you've gotta win those games. That's when a little bit of the credibility will come forward.' We've remained in the conversation, which is I think the most important piece."

Olivia Harlan ESPN Reporter 

ESPN's Matt Stinchcomb suits up in South Carolina's Catapult system- measures player work load, distance travelled, acceleration, intensity, etc. Head athletic trainer Clint Haggard estimates half ACC and half SEC schools are using this technology, and 18 NFL teams. . 44 USC players using.


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ESPN 300 Commits: SEC: 79 Big Ten: 41 ACC: 38 Pac 12: 27 Big 12: 19 Five-stars*: SEC: 4 Pac 12: 1 Big Ten/ACC/Big 12: 0 *6 uncommitted

Jesse Temple ESPN Staff Writer 

Wisconsin officials confirmed an ESPN report that linebacker Vince Biegel will miss several weeks after having foot surgery Thursday night. "I really hate any time a player has to miss time due to an injury, especially a senior like Vince," Badgers coach Paul Chryst said in a release. "Vince has such a passion for football and loves playing the game. ... What you appreciate is that you know he will do everything in his power to get back on the field as soon as possible." Biegel, who has started 32 games, is considered one of the top outside linebackers in the Big Ten.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Any Clemson fans out there looking for a vintage tailgating vehicle? You won't find one better than this. One of the other RV owners tells me it used to belong to a Clemson player.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Christian McCaffrey has 37 rushes facing eight or more players in the box this season, tied for the second-most among Power 5 players behind Nick Chubb of Georgia. McCaffrey is averaging 5.3 yards per rush on those runs, 1.3 yards more than the Power 5 average. Washington has committed eight or more defenders in the box on four rushes this season, tied for the third-fewest in the Power 5.

Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer 

Add one more injury for Ohio State coming out of its bye week to the list: Backup offensive lineman Demetrius Knox is out for eight weeks after having surgery for a broken foot on Friday morning. Knox hasn't been a major factor yet for the Buckeyes, but this could be another test of the depth of the roster at a position that doesn't boast much experience.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

As Stanford deals with injuries in its secondary, a key number for the Cardinal defense tonight is 4. Washington QB Jake Browning is 10-1 when sacked three or fewer times and 1-4 when sacked 4 or more times. The lone win came last week at Arizona, which sacked Browning four times. Stanford recorded 7 sacks in its opener against Kansas State.

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One of the nation's top 2018 prospects is scheduled to take an unofficial visit to TCU Saturday for the Horned Frogs' game against Oklahoma. Terrace Marshall of Bossier City (Louisiana) Parkway will be in Fort Worth for the game, and the 6-foot-3, 189-pound 2018 prospect ranks as the third-best junior receiver. He's also the top underclass prospect in Louisiana and the No. 28 player in the country, so his visit is a key one for TCU. Marshall has a long list of national offers, including Alabama, LSU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU and others.