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Deseret News
Utah position preview: Utes defensive line expected to be one of the bestCollege football guru Phil Steele has it ranked second. CBS Sports’ Bruce Feldm
Utah position preview: Utes defensive line expected to be one of the best
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
College football guru Phil Steele has it ranked second. CBS Sports’ Bruce Feldman and Athlon Sports’ Steven Lassan has it slotted not far behind at third. Just about everywhere you look, the University of Utah’s defensive line is being talked about... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: True disrespect for MSU football is an illusionhas the Spartans ranked lower than No. 22 (Lindy’s). Two have them as high as N
Couch: True disrespect for MSU football is an illusion
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
has the Spartans ranked lower than No. 22 (Lindy’s). Two have them as high as No. 11 (Sporting News and the coaches poll). Phil Steele, whose rankings actually include considerable research, has MSU at 13. The Associated Press Poll, which comes out... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New faces in UB football pictureLast summer they had 29. UB has the fourth most inexperienced roster in the na
New faces in UB football picture
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Last summer they had 29. UB has the fourth most inexperienced roster in the nation, according to college football analyst Phil Steele, who factors seniors, letter winners, offensive production, returning tacklers and offensive line returnees into... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Obi Melifonwu A Unique Name, One UConn's Diaco Says You'll Hear In NFLNews preseason first- or second- All-America teams. Not to be found among eight
Obi Melifonwu A Unique Name, One UConn's Diaco Says You'll Hear In NFL
Hartford Courant / Posted 14 days ago
News preseason first- or second- All-America teams. Not to be found among eight safeties named on four teams by Athlon or Phil Steele. Yet as Diaco was saying in Newport, "Two years ago, we were sitting here, nobody really listening, I'm talking... Read more
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The Signal
SCV products in the Pac-12with the ball in his hand.” Entering his sophomore year at Stanford, Hart grad
SCV products in the Pac-12
The Signal / Posted 15 days ago
with the ball in his hand.” Entering his sophomore year at Stanford, Hart graduate Trent Irwin has been selected to the Phil Steele All-Pac-12 preseason third team. In the wide receiver’s 14-game freshman campaign, which included a Rose Bowl... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU football: Golladay, Lurry both coming off breakout seasons for HuskiesHis season last year garnered him plenty of national attention – including bein
NIU football: Golladay, Lurry both coming off breakout seasons for Huskies
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
His season last year garnered him plenty of national attention – including being named a first team All-American by Phil Steele and the Football Writers Association of America in 2015 and making the watchlist for a bevy of awards heading... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Razorback Confidential: Brooks Ellisseason, 67 of 102 tackles came in SEC play, Butkus Award Watch List, Wuerffel T
Razorback Confidential: Brooks Ellis
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
season, 67 of 102 tackles came in SEC play, Butkus Award Watch List, Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, Athlon All-SEC third team, Phil Steele All-SEC third team, Phil Steele No. 17 inside linebacker in the nation Most inspirational people in your life:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Could UTSA stun pundits by being much better than predicted in 2016?in 2015, it's understandable why the Roadrunners might not receive much preseas
Could UTSA stun pundits by being much better than predicted in 2016?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
in 2015, it's understandable why the Roadrunners might not receive much preseason love. But noted college football savant Phil Steele is apart from those early predictors. Steele picks the Roadrunners to finish fifth in C-USA's West Division. But... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Unknown factors into outlookHunter Henry and offensive linemen Denver Kirkland, Mitch Smothers and Sebastia
Unknown factors into outlook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Hunter Henry and offensive linemen Denver Kirkland, Mitch Smothers and Sebastian Tretola, who have all departed. Analyst Phil Steele has calculated that Arkansas lost 64 percent of its offensive yardage production from last year, which is the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Why Ole Miss could see bump in offense in 2016return just 71.6 percent of their offensive yards from last season, which ranks
Why Ole Miss could see bump in offense in 2016
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
return just 71.6 percent of their offensive yards from last season, which ranks 57th among the 128 FBS teams, according to Phil Steele. "Last year, offensively, we led the SEC in most every category, so there's a lot of great returners here,"... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Ole Miss retooling defense after losing big piecestotal tackles last season. Their 58.8 percentage of tackles returning ranks No.
Ole Miss retooling defense after losing big pieces
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 19 days ago
total tackles last season. Their 58.8 percentage of tackles returning ranks No. 85 among the 128 FBS programs, according to Phil Steele. But Ole Miss’ large percentage of tackles lost may not be a reason for concern. Using Phil Steele’s database,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dobbs: Young QBs, WRs Have To Step Up This Seasonwas third on the team in total tackles last season with 69. Barnett has been na
Dobbs: Young QBs, WRs Have To Step Up This Season
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
was third on the team in total tackles last season with 69. Barnett has been named a preseason 2016 All-American by Athlon, Phil Steele, Lindy's and Sporting News and Lindy's ranks him as the No. 3 defensive end in the nation in its preseason... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
More difficult non-league schedule: Louisville or Kentucky?yards and 38 touchdowns. They return a back who ran for 1,100 yards, an essenti
More difficult non-league schedule: Louisville or Kentucky?
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 21 days ago
yards and 38 touchdowns. They return a back who ran for 1,100 yards, an essential part of a team college football analyst Phil Steele has ranked the 16th most experienced team in the nation this season. No wonder the Wildcats are only favored by... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Three players from Ole Miss' opening foe named All-Americaleft tackle, was named the ACC’s best blocker. James, a strong safety, had 4 1/
Three players from Ole Miss' opening foe named All-America
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 days ago
left tackle, was named the ACC’s best blocker. James, a strong safety, had 4 1/2 sacks and broke up five passes last year. Phil Steele’s magazine has Florida State ranked No. 1. Athlon has the Seminoles No. 2 behind Alabama, which visits Ole Miss... Read more
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ESPN
Steele: Best CFB Games of the Year value betspoints before kickoff. Here are my five best early plays for the Golden Nugget
Steele: Best CFB Games of the Year value bets
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
points before kickoff. Here are my five best early plays for the Golden Nugget's 2016 Games of the Year: Editor's Picks Phil Steele gives out his best early bets for the Heisman, national title, Games of the Year and season win totals in this... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Three players from Ole Miss' opening foe named All-Americaleft tackle, was named the ACC’s best blocker. James, a strong safety, had 4 1-
Three players from Ole Miss' opening foe named All-America
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 days ago
left tackle, was named the ACC’s best blocker. James, a strong safety, had 4 1-2 sacks and broke up five passes last year. Phil Steele’s magazine has Florida State ranked No. 1. Athlon has the Seminoles No. 2 behind Alabama, which visits Ole Miss... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Five questions Louisville football must answer to make 2016 better than 2015down and tied for 11th in rushing touchdowns with seven. Athlon ranked the U of
Five questions Louisville football must answer to make 2016 better than 2015
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
down and tied for 11th in rushing touchdowns with seven. Athlon ranked the U of L offensive line ninth in the ACC while Phil Steele placed the unit 11th among 14 teams. Using advanced metrics, Athlon also ranked U of L eighth in the ACC in... Read more
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ESPN
#CFBrank 2016, 70-61: College football's top 100 playersDavid Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinne
#CFBrank 2016, 70-61: College football's top 100 players
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
David Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinney, Ted Miller, Dan Murphy, Max Olson, Greg Ostendorf, Adam Rittenberg, Alex Scarborough, Jared Shanker, Mitch Sherman, Phil Steele, Jake Trotter, Tom VanHaaren, Austin W... Read more
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ESPN
#CFBrank 2016, 80-71: College football's top 100 playersDavid Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinne
#CFBrank 2016, 80-71: College football's top 100 players
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
David Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinney, Ted Miller, Dan Murphy, Max Olson, Greg Ostendorf, Adam Rittenberg, Alex Scarborough, Jared Shanker, Mitch Sherman, Phil Steele, Jake Trotter, Tom VanHaaren, Austin W... Read more
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ESPN
#CFBrank 2016, 90-81: College football's top 100 playersDavid Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinne
#CFBrank 2016, 90-81: College football's top 100 players
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
David Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinney, Ted Miller, Dan Murphy, Max Olson, Greg Ostendorf, Adam Rittenberg, Alex Scarborough, Jared Shanker, Mitch Sherman, Phil Steele, Jake Trotter, Tom VanHaaren, Austin W... Read more
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ESPN
#CFBrank 2016, 100-91: College football's top 100 playersDavid Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinne
#CFBrank 2016, 100-91: College football's top 100 players
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
David Lombardi, Chris Low, Tom Luginbill, Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee, Erik McKinney, Ted Miller, Dan Murphy, Max Olson, Greg Ostendorf, Adam Rittenberg, Alex Scarborough, Jared Shanker, Mitch Sherman, Phil Steele, Jake Trotter, Tom VanHaaren, Austin W... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bielema sees arrow pointed up0-8, to go 2-6, then 5-3, that's a substantial jump in the growth of your progr
Bielema sees arrow pointed up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
0-8, to go 2-6, then 5-3, that's a substantial jump in the growth of your program in the SEC West." Noted analysts such as Phil Steele concede it's hard to feel comfortable gauging how Arkansas' season will play out, and that's largely because of... Read more
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ESPN
Big Ten forecast: Can anybody beat Michigan or Ohio State? (Hint: No)Editor's note: This article was adapted from Phil Steele's college football pre
Big Ten forecast: Can anybody beat Michigan or Ohio State? (Hint: No)
ESPN / Posted 30 days ago
Editor's note: This article was adapted from Phil Steele's college football preview magazine, which is available here. There's not much debate about the Big Ten these days: The East is loaded and the West is -- well, let's just say the conference... Read more

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