Where losing really hurts, especially now

There is an interesting race taking place in the NFL that would get laughed out of college football's fun house. New Orleans and Atlanta share the NFC South Division lead with 4-7 records, a half game ahead of Carolina at 3-7-1. Read more

USC fans may take forbidden root

LOS ANGELES - Rivalry week should be cutthroat, not complicated. "Yeah, buts" have no place in this basic tenet of mutual disdain. One does not hesitate when a frat brother says, "We're going to paint their cow blue and green. Read more

With the BCS, the defense never rests

LOS ANGELES - The season's almost over and no one is close yet to figuring it out. The CBS rating for Saturday night's game between Louisiana State and Alabama, a spectacular 11.9, was almost three points higher than the winning team scored. Read more

Four coaches, two sides of the coin

No one planned for the opposite sides of this year’s Final Four bracket to turn out to be allegory for good vs. upheaval.

No one... Read more

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