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Wisconsin to pay Chryst reduced buyout of $11M

Paul Chryst, who had approximately $20 million left on his contract, will receive a reduced payout after being fired by Wisconsin on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

West Virginia RB Donaldson to miss Baylor game

West Virginia running back CJ Donaldson, a bright spot in a sluggish season for the Mountaineers, is in concussion protocol and will miss next week's home game with Baylor after he was injured in a loss to Texas, coach Neal Brown said Tuesday. ... Continue Reading

Leipold 'happy' at KU as Wisconsin rumors swirl

Despite his deep ties to Wisconsin, Kansas football coach Lance Leipold insists he has "no plans on going anywhere" following the firing of Badgers coach Paul Chryst. ... Continue Reading

Texas, OU prepare for rare unranked meeting

Oklahoma and Texas face off as unranked teams for the first time since 1998. ... Continue Reading

OSU's Henderson expected back for MSU game

OSU RB TreVeyon Henderson, held out against Rutgers for what coach Ryan Day called a minor issue, is expected to return against Michigan State. ... Continue Reading

Clemson DT Bresee to miss 2nd straight game

For the second straight week, Clemson DT Bryan Bresee will be inactive, sitting out vs. Boston College while he recovers from a kidney infection, announced coach Dabo Swinney. ... Continue Reading

SMU, UCF meet in delayed AAC opener

The Mustangs and Knights are set to meet tonight after the game was rescheduled because of Hurricane Ian. ... Continue Reading

Saban: QB Young day-to-day with shoulder injury

Alabama star quarterback Bryce Young is day-to-day as he recovers from a shoulder injury, coach Nick Saban said Monday. ... Continue Reading

The state of Texas A&M: What's keeping Jimbo Fisher and the Aggies from taking the next step?

Expectations have been sky high at Texas A&M ever since Jimbo Fisher came aboard with a record-setting contract. But the Aggies are just 11-6 since the start of 2021, thanks in large part to a stagnant offense. Can Fisher get things turned around? ... Continue Reading

Week 6 betting trends: Can Kansas stay undefeated ATS?

All of the betting nuggets, trends, stats and information ahead of Week 6 of the college football season. ... Continue Reading

Notable bets: Big bet on USC yields minor win

David Purdum looks at how a Daniel Carlson prop bet spelled trouble for sportsbooks. ... Continue Reading

Predictor: How do top contenders make the College Football Playoff?

With help from the Allstate Playoff Predictor, you can play out the 2022 season and see how likely it is that top contenders will reach the College Football Playoff. ... Continue Reading

College Football Playoff picks after Week 5

Find out who our reporters pick after Week 5 for the College Football Playoff. ... Continue Reading

Wisconsin to pay Chryst an $11 million buyout

Paul Chryst, who had approximately $20 million left on his contract, will receive a reduced payout after being fired by Wisconsin on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

Auburn LB Leota, QB Calzada to have surgery

Auburn LB Eku Leota could miss the rest of the season with a pectoral injury while transfer QB Zach Calzada will have season-ending shoulder surgery. ... Continue Reading

LSU's Banks out 5-6 weeks with spinal cord bruise

LSU DB Sevyn Banks sustained a spinal cord bruise, but no structural damage, in the Saturday win against Auburn and will miss five to six weeks, coach Brian Kelly said Monday. ... Continue Reading

UGA star Carter out 1-2 weeks with knee injury

Georgia Bulldogs star DB Jalen Carter, a projected top pick in next year's NFL draft, will sit out 'a week or two' with a knee injury, coach Kirby Smart announced Monday. ... Continue Reading

Nick Saban might not like the transfer portal rules, but he's mastered them

The Tide aren't just taking players from smaller conferences and lower divisions, they're taking Heisman contenders like Jahmyr Gibbs from the Power 5. ... Continue Reading

They said it! Mike Leach gives wedding planning advice, plus more college football quotes of the week

Kirby Smart pays respect to the SEC, Malik Heath is in awe, Dorian Thompson-Robinson's squad had a chip on their shoulder, and North Dakota State is running it old-school. ... Continue Reading

Vols lose DB Burrell after season-ending surgery

Tennessee defensive back Warren Burrell is done for the season after undergoing surgery for an upper-body injury. ... Continue Reading