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TCU debuts sped-up offense against Samford

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson looks forward to seeing how the Horned Frogs’ new sped-up offense does in a game.

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Maryland can’t afford to look past James Madison

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Before Maryland can start thinking about facing Big Ten competition, the Terrapins first must get through their non-conference schedule — beginning with Saturday’s home game against James Madison.

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No. 5 Ohio State launches season against Navy

In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett throws a pass during NCAA college football practice in Columbus, Ohio. His teammates and coaches say Barrett has taken over as No. 5 Ohio State's starting quarterback as if that were the plan all along. It wasn't, of course. Barrett, a freshman, got the job when two-time Big Ten player of the year Braxton Miller reinjured his throwing shoulder 10 days ago and was lost for the season. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday’s season opener drew closer.

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No. 11 Stanford set to open season vs. UC Davis

File - This Nov. 23, 2013, file photo shows Stanford wide receiver Ty Montgomery diving into the end zone for a touchdown against California during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Stanford, Calif. Top wide receiver and All-America kick returner Montgomery has been medically cleared to play in No. 11 Stanford's season opener Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, against UC Davis. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, file)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — David Shaw was an assistant on the Baltimore Ravens in the fall of 2005 when he heard about the most unlikely upset: UC Davis 20, Stanford 17.

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‘Bama opens vs West Virginia with QB questions

Alabama quarterback Blake Sims (6) works through passing drills during Alabama football practice, Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala.   (AP Photo/, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT   MANDATORY CREDIT

ATLANTA (AP) — Time to get some answers about Alabama’s quarterback competition.

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