College Football

NC State lost its entire top-level defensive line to the draft this year, but Savion Jackson can help build it back.

Scout's Take: DE Savion Jackson to NC State

NC State lost its entire top-level defensive line to the draft this year, but Savion Jackson can help build it back. [http://www.espn.com]

Syracuse quarterback Rex Culpepper is cancer-free and ready to compete when the Orange begin preseason camp in August.

Syracuse's Culpepper talks about cancer fight

Syracuse quarterback Rex Culpepper is cancer-free and ready to compete when the Orange begin preseason camp in August. [http://www.espn.com]

Urban Meyer said Dwayne Haskins will be the starting quarterback heading into preseason camp but will compete with fellow sophomore Tate Martell.

Ohio State gives QB Haskins nod entering camp

Urban Meyer said Dwayne Haskins will be the starting quarterback heading into preseason camp but will compete with fellow sophomore Tate Martell. [http://www.espn.com]

An undisclosed settlement has been reached in the case brought against the NCAA by the wife of a former Longhorns player from their 1969 team in which she claimed negligence and wrongful death stemming from the former defensive tackle's brain injuries.

NCAA, wife of ex-Horns DT settle CTE lawsuit

An undisclosed settlement has been reached in the case brought against the NCAA by the wife of a former Longhorns player from their 1969 team in which she claimed negligence and wrongful death stemming from the former defensive tackle's brain injuries. [http://www.espn.com]

Former Oregon linebacker Fotu Leiato, who was dismissed from the team in May, was killed in a single-car accident Friday near Autzen Stadium.

Former Oregon player Leiato killed in car crash

Former Oregon linebacker Fotu Leiato, who was dismissed from the team in May, was killed in a single-car accident Friday near Autzen Stadium. [http://www.espn.com]

Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder thinks Mike Gundy could do a better job of recruiting.

OSU AD wants Gundy to do better at recruiting

Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder thinks Mike Gundy could do a better job of recruiting. [http://www.espn.com]

Maryland coach DJ Durkin held back tears as he discussed 19-year-old Jordan McNair, who died Wednesday. McNair was hospitalized after becoming ill after an organized team workout. The university is conducting an external review into McNair's death.

Maryland conducting review of McNair's death

Maryland coach DJ Durkin held back tears as he discussed 19-year-old Jordan McNair, who died Wednesday. McNair was hospitalized after becoming ill after an organized team workout. The university is conducting an external review into McNair's death. [http://www.espn.com]

Wake Forest has suspended projected starting quarterback Kendall Hinton and tight end Thomas Cole for the first three games of the season.

Wake Forest suspends QB Hinton, TE Cole

Wake Forest has suspended projected starting quarterback Kendall Hinton and tight end Thomas Cole for the first three games of the season. [http://www.espn.com]

Junior wide receiver Quan Shorts has been kicked off Texas Tech's football team, the school announced Thursday. The dismissal came after Lubbock police arrested him on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.

Texas Tech dismisses WR Shorts after arrest

Junior wide receiver Quan Shorts has been kicked off Texas Tech's football team, the school announced Thursday. The dismissal came after Lubbock police arrested him on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge. [http://www.espn.com]

Sizing up this season's schedule oddities, from the hardest -- Scott Frost's B1G trips -- to Oklahoma State's generous opening stretch, plus a cheer for the return of Michigan-Notre Dame.

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Sizing up this season's schedule oddities, from the hardest -- Scott Frost's B1G trips -- to Oklahoma State's generous opening stretch, plus a cheer for the return of Michigan-Notre Dame. [http://www.espn.com]