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The Athletic 131: Kentucky and Arkansas move into top 10 of each team’s standings

There’s nothing wrong with overcorrections in college football rankings this early in the season. In more than two weeks of football, there have been many upsets and surprising results. Three top-10 teams lost last Saturday to teams outside the Power 5 conferences. Alabama came close to losing to Texas and its backup quarterback. We don’t …

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The Athletic 131: Kentucky and Arkansas move into top 10 of each team’s standings

There’s nothing wrong with overcorrections in college football rankings this early in the season. In more than two weeks of football, there have been many upsets and surprising results. Three top-10 teams lost last Saturday to teams outside the Power 5 conferences. Alabama came close to losing to Texas and its backup quarterback. We don’t …

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Saban criticizes as sloppy Tide survives against Horns

Saban criticizes as sloppy Tide survives against Horns

AUSTIN, Texas — Despite 15 penalties and a poor showing from its offensive line, No. 1 Alabama was able to avoid an upset and beat unranked Texas 20-19 on a last-minute field goal Saturday. While Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban praised his team’s resilience, he nonetheless criticized their performance, saying they didn’t play ‘Alabama football’ …

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