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No. 3 Alabama hoping to spread ball vs. Florida

Alabama wide receiver Christion Jones (22) runs the ball during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Southern Mississippi on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has experienced receivers, a deep and talented backfield and a preseason All-Southeastern Conference tight end.

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Tar Heels hope to improve tackling against Pirates

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — It’s hard for North Carolina coach Larry Fedora to know exactly what kind of defense he has.

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No. 1 Florida State’s injured starters return

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says starting defensive tackle Eddie Goldman will practice Monday after suffering an ankle injury against The Citadel in the Seminoles’ home opener.

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Arkansas senior receives 1st Uekman scholarship

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A foundation named in honor of an Arkansas football player who died in 2011 has awarded its first scholarship.

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UConn seniors ending careers for health reasons

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Two more Connecticut players have ended their football careers because of health concerns. Their decisions were announced a week after starting quarterback Casey Cochran quit because of concussions.

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