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Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in World Cup Group of Death

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in World Cup Group of Death

Iceland, the smallest nation ever to qualify for the World Cup , topped their group to make it to the finals, following up an impressive debut at Euro 2016 previous year where they beat England at the quarter-final stage. With Nigeria you don't know who you're going to get. "It's do-able, especially if we could go past Croatia". Speaking on the strongest team in Group D Argentina , Dalic said: "I wanted to avoid Argentina , namely the two, three strong teams".


Gus Malzahn: 'I want to be' Auburn's coach next year

Gus Malzahn: 'I want to be' Auburn's coach next year

Auburn running back Kerryon Johnson explained he doesn't put much weight into the idea that Malzahn will be coaching a different SEC West team come next all. "I've made a big effort to not let [Johnson's status] be the focal point because they have a physical offensive line", Smart said. Kickoff Saturday is at 4 p.m.


CBS' Gary Danielson makes awful argument for Alabama's playoff inclusion

CBS' Gary Danielson makes awful argument for Alabama's playoff inclusion

The Tide went either 3-1 or 2-1 against ranked teams, depending on whether Fresno State wins the Mountain West, and had seven.500-plus wins, but zero top-10 wins. Bryant completed 23-of-29 passes for 252 yards, one passing touchdown and one rushing touchdown. The Buckeyes' two losses - 31-16 to Oklahoma and 55-24 blowout loss to a 7-5 Iowa - are a big problem for them, especially with one-loss Alabama still in the picture.


ACC Championship Game 2017 - Clemson vs

ACC Championship Game 2017 - Clemson vs

Clemson's defense allows opponents to convert 28 percent of their third downs, sixth best in the nation. The Hurricanes will look to senior receiver Braxton Berrios to lead a young receiving corps. Two years in, Richt has Miami on the brink of CFP berth, winning with swagger like the old Miami Hurricanes . "First thing I had to do was hire really good coaches, guys that were confident and guys that were going to do it the way I wanted it done".


Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield dominant in third Big 12 Championship victory

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield dominant in third Big 12 Championship victory

The Sooners (12-1) won their third straight Big 12 championship and their 46th overall conference title while nearly assuredly locking up a spot in the College Football Playoff, in which they last played in 2015. TCU answered, and then some, scoring twice in the first seven minutes of the second quarter to claw back to within 17-14. When the Horned Frogs lined up to thwart OU tailback Rodney Anderson , Mayfield found towering tight end Mark Andrews isolated on a safety or he scooted past ...