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Texas QB Ash talks about concussions, walking away

Texas NCAA college football quarterback David Ash leaves a news conference after talking about his decision to give up football after repeated concussions during a news conference, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — David Ash had hoped he would be able to play football again. The Texas quarterback knew better than to believe it would happen.

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Huskers’ Pelini expecting surprises from Illinois

Nebraska coach Bo Pelini adjusts his headset in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Miami in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Nebraska won 41-31. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Bo Pelini and his players will prepare for Illinois this week with the understanding that some of what his defense sees in Saturday night’s Big Ten opener will not necessarily have been something they saw in film study.

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Bruins, Sun Devils building rivalry

In this nov. 13, 2013, file photo, UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr, left, tries to get by Arizona State offensive linesman Jamil Douglas during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Pasadena. The game between Arizona State and UCLA has decided the Pac-12 South champion each of the past two seasons. The 15th-ranked Sun Devils head into this year's showdown without quarterback Taylor Kelly and not knowing if Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley will play. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Taylor Kelly will not play against No. 11 UCLA. Arizona State acknowledged it more than a week before the game.

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Panthers hit reset after loss to Iowa

Pitt running back James Conner (24) eludes the tackle of Iowa defensive back Anthony Gair (12) during a first-quarter run in an NCAA college football game in Pittsburgh, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ray Vinopal’s speech was short and to the point.

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Razorbacks aim to snap SEC streak against Aggies

In this photo taken Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, Arkansas coach Bret Bielema waves after Arkansas defeated Northern Illinois 52-14 in an NCAA college football game in Fayetteville, Ark. The Razorbacks hope to end their 13-game Southeastern Conference losing streak this week when they travel to Arlington, Texas to face No. 6 Texas A&M. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has shed its losing ways in recent weeks with three blowout wins in its second year under coach Bret Bielema.

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